DTAS Conference 2024

DTAS Annual Conference 2024!

Tuesday 27th & Wednesday 28th August 2024 – Glasgow Caledonian University

We are delighted to announce that you can now book your place at DTA Scotland Annual Conference 2024 #DTAS24

We are returning to Glasgow Caledonian University on Tuesday 27th & Wednesday 28th August 2024.

You can book via our Eventbrite page. Details of the programme can be found on this page, with details of specific workshops coming soon.


We provide bursaries for community organisations who may not be able to afford conference tickets. We do this to ensure the event remains inclusive of all types and size of community organisation. If you’d like to apply, drop us an email at conference@dtascot.org.uk and we’ll provide you with an application form.

DTAS is not managing accommodation this year, however Glasgow Caledonian University has partnerships with hotels around the city at discounted prices. Details of available hotels and how to book them can be found in this brochure PDF icon DTAS - Hotel Brochure 2024.pdf.

If you have any questions, please contact conference@dtascot.org.uk. We look forward to seeing you there!


DTA Scotland Annual Conference 2023

Tuesday 29th and Wednesday 30th August 2023

Thank you to everyone that attended this year's DTAS Annual Conference! You'll find some content from the event below.


DTAS Conference Programme 2023

PDF icon DTAS Conference - Programme 2023.pdf


Study Visit - Bothwell Futures

PDF icon Bothwell Futures 5 Year Plan.pdf

PDF icon Bothwell Futures Presentation.pdf


DTAS 20th Anniversary Video


Opening Session - Søren Hermansen

PDF icon Søren (Samsø) - Presentation.pdf


Community Benefit Funds

PDF icon Community Benefit Funds.pdf


Community Wealth Building

PDF icon Community Wealth Building.pdf


Finding Funding for Heritage Assets

PDF icon Finding Funding for Heritage Assets.pdf


Fundraising, Procurement and Getting Tender Ready

PDF icon Fundraising.pdf

PDF icon Procurement and Getting Tender Ready.pdf


Governance Question Time

PDF icon Governance Question Time.pdf


Philanthropy and Legacy Giving

PDF icon Philanthropy and Legacy Giving.pdf


Securing Land for Community Growing

PDF icon DTAS Securing Land for Community Growing.pdf

PDF icon Securing Land for Community Growing.pdf


Wellbeing: Supporting the Workforce

PDF icon Wellbeing - Supporting the workforce.pdf




A special thanks to our fantastic supporters and sponsors.

Without their support, the DTAS Annual Conference could not go ahead!




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