IWA Professional Training: Influencing Political Outcomes

  We are pleased to announce our first set of IWA Professional training series for 2017. The two courses are co-designed with the IWA and led by Lisa Turnbull. A senior public affairs professional with over twenty years of experience, Lisa was the lead influencer on the Nurse Staffing Levels (Wales) Act 2016. A member […]

Time: February 28, 2017, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Venue: Wales Millennium Centre

IWA Debate: Should Welsh City Regions have elected mayors?

In partnership with Cardiff University There are currently 17 directly elected mayors in England, but none in Wales.Proponents of elected mayors say they can raise the profile of a city region and new powers being offered to cities in England make the role powerful and appealing, but critics claim they are costly and their effectiveness […]

Time: March 7, 2017, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Venue: Eversheds-Sutherland offices

IWA Media Summit 2017

The third annual IWA Cardiff Media Summit entitled “The future of media in Wales” is being held on March 29th 2017 in Cardiff. Hosted by the IWA in partnership with BBC Cymru Wales and University of South Wales, and supported by ITV Cymru Wales, S4C and TAC, the summit will open with special analysis from Claire […]

Time: March 29, 2017, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Venue: Cardiff venue TBC

  • IWA is a vital and vitalising organisation within modern Wales.Owen Sheers
  • For nearly thirty years the IWA has played an indispensable role in the political, economic, intellectual and cultural life of Wales.David Marquand
  • The new IWA Wales Media Audit is a brilliant pull-together of things you never knew, things you thought you knew and things you once knew but, you know what, you’re out of date.Ian Hargreaves CBE
  • I for one hope the very best work still lies ahead, because I think Wales needs it more than ever.Stephen Crabb MP