Session 5: Compete, Collaborate, or Merge? Societies in a Global Context

15:30 - 16:50

Panel discussion: Compete, collaborate or merge?

Chair: Sam Burrell, Consultant, Renew Consultants

  • 'Compete' case studies
    Simon Inger, Consultant, Renew Consultants
  • 'Collaborate' case studies
    Sandy Mather, Chief Executive Officer, Intensive Care Society
  • Is merging an option?
    Caroline Flurey, President, British Society of Health Professionals in
    Rheumatology
  • The Legal View
    Tom Murdoch, Partner, Charity & Social Enterprise Team, Stone King
  • Discussion
Floor Debate: This house believes we should seek to merge