22-24 May – Slaley Hall, Northumberland

Broadening Horizons

The 29th R3 Annual Conference is the opportunity for the insolvency, restructuring and turnaround community to discuss, debate and chart a course through current and future concerns facing the profession and explore the latest topics and issues of the day. Reflect upon the new opportunities and challenges for both the profession and R3, as we collectively seek to broaden our horizons in 2019 and beyond; and be inspired by keynote speakers on how to successfully implement difficult decisions in the face of adversity. This event is not to be missed.

– Duncan Swift, R3 Vice President

Unrivalled technical programme – practical content, topical updates – thought leadership and market leading speakers

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"...an exceptionally well put together event"

"the best R3 conference I can remember"

"inspired and entertained"

Slaley Hall will play host to the 2019 conference. Set among 1,000 acres of beautiful Northumberland countryside, Slaley Hall is "the jewel in the North East countryside." The hotel offers a host of exceptional facilities including a state-of-the-art health club, heated swimming pool, luxurious spa, exclusive dining outlets and two prestigious golf courses. Just 24 miles from Newcastle city centre, the hotel is readily accessible from Newcastle Airport and Newcastle Central Station via complimentary transfer.
Preferential rates at nearby Derwent Manor have been secured for R3 delegates including complimentary transfers to and from the hotels, a short 8 minute drive.
Practical and technical content will now begin on Wednesday, increasing time for discussion, debate and networking. The programme features renowned keynote speakers and leading experts, including the Insolvency Service, HMRC and PwC. It will cover a wide-range of up-to-the-minute topics, including:
  • the Corporate Insolvency framework;
  • Brexit;
  • Reflections on Carillion – one year on;
  • personal insolvency; and
  • a USA vs UK insolvency debate.
Masterclasses will run parallel to the main sessions and feature current topics including Scotland's new Insolvency Rules and artificial intelligence, cybersecurity & cryptocurrency. 
Running over three days, the conference offers unrivalled networking opportunities, including a return of the popular speed networking event and an additional buffet dinner on Wednesday evening, as well as a gala dinner and drinks on Thursday evening. 
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Over 200 tickets have been sold already so BOOK NOW to secure your place and join the list of high-profile delegates already attending.

Plus, ONE DAY TICKETS are now available! This means that instead of joining us for the whole conference, you can select which day you'd like to attend, with the additional option of joining us for a networking dinner on the Wednesday or Thursday night! View more prices through the below booking form.




The number one forum for debate and networking in the insolvency, restructuring and turnaround profession


"Best R3 conference I can remember"

"All in all an excellent conference"

"The conference programme was excellent"

"It was an exceptionally well put together event. Compliments to all concerned"

"Informative and practical, relevant and well delivered"

"Very good, thank you. Inspired and entertained"

"Really relevant to day to day activity as an appointment taking IP"

"The masterclass sessions...were practical and very helpful"

"This was a very good conference in terms of organisation, content and (delegate) engagement"


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Conference Ticket:

Fellow – £950+VAT
Member – £970+VAT
Associate – £1,190+VAT
Non-Member* – £1,400+VAT
New Professionals** – £720+VAT

One Day Ticket:

Wed 22nd May - From £270+VAT
Thurs 23rd May - From £405+VAT
Fri 24th May - From £360+VAT

Conference Schedule:

Wednesday 22 May
13:00 -16:00 – Check-in and registration
16:00 -18:00 – Conference sessions
18:15 -18:15 – Speed networking
19:00 - 20:00 – Welcome drinks reception
20:00 – Buffet dinner
Thursday 23 May
09:00 -12:45 – Conference sessions
12:45 -13:45 – Masterclass sessions
13:45 -17:15 – Conference sessions
18:45 -19:30 – Drinks reception
19:30 – Gala dinner
Friday 24 May
09:45 -12:45 – Conference sessions
12:45 - Departure
*Non-members are required to pay in full before attendance at the conference
**Must be an R3 New Professional member at the date and duration of the conference