Modernising the Future of the UK’s Justice System

Taking place on 3rd June 2020 at the QEII London, Modernising Criminal Justice will bring together 500+ Policy Leaders, Justice Professionals, and Government Officials to share their insights and strategies for driving transformation in criminal justice and stopping the cycle of reoffending.

Covering 6 Key Themes

Court Room Innovation

Cross Sector Collaboration

Digital Policing

Disclosure of Evidence & GDPR

Probation & Prison Reform

Rehabilitation & Continuity of Care

Covering 6 Key Themes

Hear from leading criminal justice pioneers and innovators

Explore a variety of perspectives from across the criminal justice sector and gain valuable insights on how digitalisation, collaborative working practices and technologies offer opportunities to resolve many of the system’s historic challenges.


We are bringing two established annual conferences into one!

Driven by expert informed opinion, world-class case studies and delivered by the innovation leaders transforming the criminal justice sector, this one-day unmissable event will bring together the best of our two established annual conferences: Modernising Justice Through Technology and Criminal Justice Management. Bringing together senior policy makers from across the criminal justice system at a critical time in the reform agenda, our expanding event will highlight the benefits of innovation and collaborative working across they system, so that it can run more efficiently and deliver better outcomes for offenders and society as a whole.


"Thought provoking event - some excellent speakers"

Criminal Justice Advisor - British Embassy - Athens

"Fantastic event with relevant and passionate speakers. I will definitely be attending next year!"

Service Support Manager, Technology - British Transport Police

"Excellent, informative, and interesting"

Justice Development Advisor - British Transport Police

"Excellent networking opportunity and some challenging speakers"

Outreach Manager - City Of Bradford Metropolitan District Council

"Good and credible speakers, truly well organised and a day well spent"

Specialist Prosecutor - Crown Prosecution Service

"Very good event with interesting speakers covering a wide range of challenging topics in a very comfortable environment. The event also benefited from its informal business approach"

Paralegal Officer - Crown Prosecution Service

"An interesting update with some thought-provoking presentations"

Senior Specialist Prosecutor - Crown Prosecution Service

"Excellent conference once again.  Very informative on all aspects of the Criminal Justice System"

Casework Assistant - Crown Prosecution Service

"I thought this was an interesting day with some fascinating speakers"

Senior Specialist Prosecutor - Crown Prosecution Service

"The Conference was very engaging this year and the range of speakers were very relevant and covered a range of topics and innovations"

Director - Through the Gate Services - Milton Keynes College

"Really interesting and great to hear about some of the positive steps being made in the criminal justice world"

Area Director - Environment Agency

"Very well organised and good venue with helpful staff at the QE11 venue"

Group Chief Internal Auditor - Government Internal Audit Agency

"This years' speakers were truly inspirational. There was plenty of passion and drive in the conference. I really enjoyed the event and learnt more."

Internal Auditor (HMPPS Team) - Government Internal Audit Agency

"This event was an eye-opener regarding the various reforms ongoing within the justice systems and our business partners"

Cross Cutting Services Lead - Her Majesty's Courts and Tribunals Service

"I learn't such a lot at this event and got some great ideas from networking"

Customer Business Partner - Her Majesty's Courts and Tribunals Service

"It was very interesting and informative. The case studies/personal stories were particularly interesting and engaging. I really enjoyed the day"

Product Manager - Her Majesty's Prison and Probation Service

"The day provided a great opportunity to meet new people and agencies and find out what was on offer whilst also giving the chance to catch up with people already familiar with. The networking was the most valuable element of the day"

IT Support Officer - HMP Berwyn

"I found the event very interesting and enjoyable. It was nice to hear from different State departments who provided a positive outlook on Modernising the Justice system in prisons"

Advanced Practitioner in Education Department - HMP CHANNINGS WOOD

"The seminar covered a lot of information, delivered in concise chunks that were easy to absorb. The structure was clear, logical and effective"

Custodial Manager - HMP ELMLEY

"Good range of speakers and interesting seminars"

Head of Moderate Intensity Treatment - HMPPS

"A really interesting, varied and useful event. The quality of speakers was excellent, and the range of discussion topics were fascinating"

Probation Practice Researcher - Kent, Surrey & Sussex CRC

"Very well organised fantastic event- really enjoyed the day & learnt a lot"

Housing Officer - London Borough Of Hammersmith And Fulham

"This was an excellently organised event. I look forward to future events of this nature to help us as professionals met the challenges of criminal justice"

Youth Offending Data Manager - London Borough Of Tower Hamlets Council

"A brilliant, well put together,  engaging and informative event with great speakers and content"

Justice Policy Officer - Ministry of Justice

"Very good event, well organised"

EU Exit Civil and Criminal Justice Policy - Ministry of Justice

"Great informative policy update and a good opportunity to hear from those innovating in the field"

Principal Researcher - Prison Reform Analysis - Ministry of Justice

"I really enjoyed the conference - it was informative, interesting and enjoyable. I would recommend"

Assistant Economist - Probation Reform - Ministry of Justice

"I found it an interesting and informative day"

Project Manager - Ministry of Justice

"The Modernising Justice Conference gave me an insight into technologies I didn't even know were invented, let alone being used"

Policy Officer - Ministry of Justice

"The conference was excellent, well organised and updated my knowledge about various important aspects in policing. Will definitely come to next year's conference"

Mobile Tech in Policing - University of Cumbria

"Thoroughly educational and informative event"

Company Secretary - NHS East and North Hertfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group


"Very informative event probing into many areas of the criminal justice sector and included speakers from all areas of the community"

Recruitment Manager - Offploy

"I found the day informative and worthwhile"

Integrated Offender Management Coordinator - Romford Probation CRC

"This was the first CJM conference that I have attended. I found it to be well-organised with a stimulating and interesting degree of content from a wide variety of speakers.  The various opportunities for networking were also very useful"

Reader in Criminal Justice History - University of Wolverhampton

"It was a good opportunity to network and gain knowledge"

Councillor for London Bridge and West Bermondsey Ward - Southwark Council

"Great event, with some excellent speakers and an opportunity to meet and speak to potential suppliers as well as network with other involved in the criminal justice system"

Programme Manager - WAMITAB

"The event was well organised with a vast selection of excellent speakers covering a wide range of topics"

Lecturer in Crime and Criminal Justice - Wiltshire College

"Excellent event with informative speakers"

Programme Manager, Justice and Security - WYG

"I thought Sheldon was amazing, very informative"

Young Persons Targeted Support Worker - Young Addaction


QEII Centre, London

In the very heart of Westminster, The Queen Elizabeth II Centre is ideally located to take advantage of everything London has to offer.

Uniquely situated in the shadow of Big Ben, Westminster Abbey and the London Eye, the award-winning, purpose-built events venue is perfectly placed for you to experience London’s many cultural attractions.

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Tickets & Registration

This highly interactive one-day conference is a must-attend for everyone involved in reform and cross-agency working from arrest to release.

Benefits include:

  • A programme delivered by leading policy makers and decision makers across the justice sector
  • The opportunity to solve strategic problems by sharing ideas and solutions with over 500 of your peers
  • Discover new ways to modernise the industry and understand the impacts of reforms within justice