Decision details

PCC DN -SOCEX Annual Conference – 9-11th October 2023

Decision Maker: Director for Police, Crime, Criminal Justice and Fire

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Established in 2015, the SOCEX welcomes over 250 attendees and 20+ guest speakers from various roles linked with addressing Serious and Organised Crime. This year’s conference titled ‘Delivering an agile response to SOC in an increasingly unstable global context’ will be hosted over three days (9th and 11th October 2023) in Stratford-Upon-Avon.

This event provides attendees with the opportunity to listen to a series of guest speakers linked with the Serious and Organised Crime agenda as well as a chance to network and find out what programmes of work are being carried out across the UK.


The GMCA will pay Think Different Events £742.80 to cover the registration fees for Greater Manchester Violence Reduction Unit Director and Assistant Director (Police, Crime, Fire and Criminal Justice), to attend the Serious and Organised Crime Exchange’s (SOCEX) annual conference on 9th - 11 October 2023. This fee will cover the following;

All Conference materials
Lunches and refreshments on 10th and 11th October
Conference Dinner, 10th October
Overnight Accommodation on 9th and 10th October

Publication date: 22/05/2023

Date of decision: 18/05/2023