The Child Sexual Exploitation Conference 2019


Who Should Attend?

Delegates who will have an interest in this event will be people who work in Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation.

*This Conference is open to Public, Private and Third Sectors

For more information or to make a booking please call 0330 058 4285


Registration, Refreshments and Networking
Chair’s Welcome Address

Amanda Naylor, Assistant Director Impact – Child Sexual Abuse, Barnardo’s (CONFIRMED)


Morning Keynote: Update On The Government’s Reforms For Preventing Child Sexual Exploitation, Protecting Vulnerable Children And Supporting Victims: Reforms to Reality across our NHS
  • Empowering all staff and system leaders to listen, believe and do something about child sexual exploitation.
  • Creating a partnership and social movement that increases support to victims & survivors.
  • Ensure offenders are brought to justice.
  • Increasing our profile and accountabilities with the paramountcy of children, young people and communities.

Kenny Gibson, Head of Safeguarding, NHS England (CONFIRMED)


The New Framework For Inspections Of Local Authority Children’s Services (ILACS) By Ofsted
  • Enabling Ofsted to prioritise inspection where it is most needed by having a more proportionate, risk-based and flexible approach
  • Introducing more frequent contact between inspections with regular ‘focused visits’ to identify issues of concern
  • Outlining the difference between standard, short inspections and focused visits
  • Using local authorities’ annual evaluations of the quality and impact of social work practice to inform decisions about when and how to inspect each local authority

Paul D’inverno HMI, Specialist Adviser, Child Protection, Ofsted (CONFIRMED)


The Role Of The Centre Of Expertise Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) In Helping Bring About Significant And System-Wide Change In How Child Sexual Abuse Is Responded To Locally and Nationally
  • Understanding the scale and nature of child sexual abuse and exploitation
  • Reviewing how child sexual abuse and exploitation services are commissioned in five local areas in England
  • Key findings of the study into responding to child sexual abuse and exploitation in the night-time economy
  • Recommendations from study of the use of tools and checklists to assess risk of child sexual exploitation

Lisa McCrindle, Policy Advisor, Centre of Expertise on Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) (CONFIRMED)


Questions and Answers Session
Refreshments and Networking
Using A Multi-Agency Team To Support Young People At Significant Risk of Child Sexual Exploitation
  • Developing a framework using lessons learned from Rotherham
  • Providing support to those at risk through joint visits and referrals
  • Examples of how agencies collaborate with each other to deliver successful outcomes
  • Using interventions to increase self-confidence and self-worth, better socialisation with age-appropriate peers and reduced internet usage

Elyse Jenkins, Head of Sexual Violence Policy and Commissioning, Ministry of Justice (CONFIRMED)


Developing Effective Child Safeguarding Models Within A Local Authority To Protect Vulnerable Children And Support Victims Of Child Sexual Exploitation
  • Measuring performance data to determine where there needs to be improvement
  • Working towards the vision of building resilience, engagement and early intervention
  • Developing effective partnerships with healthcare, education, the community voluntary sector and the police
  • Using child in need plans to develop a targeted package of care for individuals who have been identified to be at risk from child sexual exploitation

Anna Gianfrancesco, Head of Service BHCC (Adolescents), Children Families and Learning, Brighton and Hove City Council (CONFIRMED)


Questions and Answers Session
Lunch and Networking
The Child Sexual Exploitation Response Unit And Its Role In Supporting Professional Working In Child Sexual Exploitation To Successfully Identify And Protect Victims
  • The main responsibilities of the Child Sexual Exploitation Response Unit and actions that have been taken so far to combat child sexual exploitation
  • Implications on child sexual exploitation prevention of the unit offering support in live cases and case study examples
  • How stakeholders can successfully identify and protect victims using the local area review of practice framework followed by the unit
  • Developing a register of skills and knowledge and utilising individuals and agencies with experience of tackling Child Sexual Exploitation to compliment the work of the unit

Phil Ashford, Child Sexual Exploitation Response Unit Lead, NWG Network (CONFIRMED)


Case Study: Ensuring Schools’ E-Safety Procedures Are Robust To Reduce The Risk Of Online Sexual Exploitation
  • Understanding the challenges and dangers of the internet and social media
  • Ensuring staff know the school’s e-safety policy and are well-equipped to teach e-safety
  • Teaching pupils to recognise online risks and unsafe online contact
  • Using tools such as the NSPCC’s Share Aware programme to educate parents and children
  • Giving children the confidence to report any concerns about themselves or others to staff in school

Rob Leigh, Head of Care, Swalcliffe Park School (CONFIRMED)


Supporting And Treating Children, Young People And Families At Risk And Those Who Have Been Affected By Child Sexual Exploitation
  • Offering confidential support in a safe environment through one-to-one counselling, group work and drop-in sessions
  • Ensuring victims are appropriately supported in the criminal justice system
  • The impact of technology on the sexual abuse and exploitation of young people: findings from the Barnardos ‘Digital Dangers’ report
  • The NSPCC ‘Stop it before it Starts’ service to help voluntary organisations prevent child sexual exploitation

Sherry Malik, Director of Children’s Services, NSPCC (CONFIRMED)


Questions and Answers Session
Refreshments and Networking
Tackling Digital Exploitation And Sexual Harassment Among Minors
  • Project deSHAME:  increasing reporting of online sexual harassment among minors and improve multi-sector cooperation in preventing and responding to this behaviour
  • Defining types of online sexual harassment: non consensual sharing of intimate images and videos; exploitation, coercion and threats; sexualised bullying and unwanted sexualisation
  • Short term and long term impacts of online sexual harassment
  • Safer Internet Day:  promoting safe and positive use of digital technology for children and young people and inspire a national conversation and focusing on consent online

Will Gardner, CEO, Childnet International (CONFIRMED)


The Role Of Healthcare Professionals In Child Sexual Exploitation Prevention And Intervention
  • The NHS CSA Hub model as a one stop shop for medical, advocacy and early emotional support for children and families who have experienced child sexual exploitation
  • Findings from the North London CSA hub pilot – improved case management and better access to early emotional support
  • Staffing a CSA Hub and enabling referrals
  • Case study example of how holistic care, taking time to support parents/carers/siblings and providing outreach services are all important aspects of the model

Chris Miller, Independent Chair, Harrow Safeguarding Children Network (CONFIRMED)


Proactive And Reactive Engagement: Using interactive Child Protection Simulation To Respond Appropriately To The Complexities Of CSE
  • Increasing professional confidence in delivering grooming awareness through the interactive simulation ‘Looking out for Lottie’
  • The importance of a proactive approach in promoting critical thinking skills in children and young people
  • The importance of building rapport with children and young people and avoiding tick box engagement
  • Being flexible in your approach and using the right resource from your toolkit

Emma Soutar, Training Officer for Child Sexual Exploitation, Centre for Child Protection, University of Kent (CONFIRMED)

Questions and Answers Session
Chair’s Summary and Close

*Programme subject to change


Who Should Attend

Who Should Attend?

Delegates who will have an interest in this event will be people who work in Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation.

*This Conference is open to Public, Private and Third Sectors

For more information or to make a booking please call 0330 058 4285


Sponsorship and Exhibition

We are now taking bookings for our wide range of sponsorship and exhibition packages; we also offer bespoke packages tailored for your organisation.

Why Sponsor and Exhibit at this event:

 Network with key decision makers across the Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation
 Meet your target audience in the Sector
 Listen and Learn from leading industry experts across the Sector
 Opportunity to demonstrate your products or services
 Speak alongside industry leading experts
 Work with your dedicated account manager to generate the maximum amount of leads

Exhibition and Sponsorship Packages:

Strategic Headline Sponsor:

  • 20-minute speaking slot followed by Q&A
  • 3x2m Exhibition Space (In the Refreshments and Catering room)
  • Pre show marketing email to all registered delegates
  • Post show inclusion on presentation email
  • Branding on Website and Event Guide (Logo and 100 Word Profile)
  • A4 Insert or A4 Chair Drop
  • 5 Delegate Conference Passes
  • 1 Speaker Pass

Key Supporter Package:

  • 20-minute speaking slot followed by Q&A
  • Branding on Website and Event Guide (Logo and 100 Word Profile)
  • A4 Insert or Chair Drop
  • 1 Speaker Pass
  • 2 Delegate Conference Passes

Exhibition Stand:

  • 3x2m Exhibition Space (In the Refreshments and Catering room)
  • Power, Wifi, Table and 2 Chairs (If required)
  • Branding on Website and Event Guide (Logo and 100 Word Profile)
  • 2 Delegate Conference Passes
  • 1 Stand Manager Pass

Insert or Chair Drop:

  • 1 Delegate Conference Pass
  • A4 insert into delegate pack or A4 Chair Drop

For more information or to discuss the available option please call 0203 961 5002 or email [email protected] 


Prices and Discount

Public Sector Rate:

  1.    £379
  2.    £349
  3. + £319

Private Sector Rate:

  1.    £550
  2. + £520

Voluntary Sector Rate:

  1.    £299
  2. + £269

Event Documentation: *If you can’t attend the event you can purchase the event documentation

Electronic – £99 Printed – £99

Group bookings: If you would like to make a group booking of 5 or more please call 0330 058 4285 to find out if we can offer any more discount.

*All prices are excluding VAT

For more information or to make a booking please call 0330 058 4285


Show Buttons
Hide Buttons