North East CEO Forum

Upcoming dates for the North East CEO forum

Please note you must login to the website to book your place. Open to full members only.

Next meeting

  • Date: Wednesday 3 July
  • Time: 11.45 - 14.00
  • Venue: Hempsons, West One, Forth Banks, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3PA

Sharing CEO challenges and opportunities

Kate Welch, ACEVO trustee and chief executive of Social Enterprise Acumen, will lead a discussion on the current challenges and opportunities facing you in your CEO role.

Coming up

  • Date: Wednesday 9 October
  • Time: 11.45 - 14.00
  • Venue: Womble Bond Dickinson, One Trinity, Broad Chare,Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 2HF
  • Speaker: Angela Lockwood, chief executive, North Star Housing  Association 
  • Topic: Shared leadership

About the North East CEO forum

These meetings are an opportunity for ACEVO members to network, gain peer support and hear from specialist speakers on the issues that affect us all; leadership, governance, personal effectiveness, leading through change and managing the workforce. 

These meetings are available to ACEVO full members only. If you are not an ACEVO member but are interested in finding out more, please email

The ACEVO trustees based in the North East are Kate Welch (vice-chair) and David Smith.