Digitalisation: How the speed of innovation is changing business
27 May 2021
The world of work changed dramatically in 2020, with the pandemic forcing companies to embrace technology more than ever before. Businesses need to have the right processes in place to help support productivity internally, with many already sighting improvements in the culture. With this comes the increased capability of supporting customers who's...
SPEAKER(S): Andrew Rear, Non-Executive, Chairman Buckle | Dax Grant, CIO - Global Operations, HSBC Bank | Ed Greig, Chief Disruptor, Deloitte Digital
CHAIR: Nikola Dinsing, Regional Director, GTM, Multiverse
Anatomy of a strategic acquisition – towards a ‘greener’ portfolio
08 Jun 2021
Anglo Pacific recently completed a US$205m acquisition of a cobalt stream from the Voisey’s Bay mine in Canada. This transaction achieved the two most pressing strategic challenges facing the Company: that...
SPEAKER(S): Kevin Flynn, CFO, Anglo Pacific | George Latham, Managing Partner, WHEB Asset Management
Resilience, Agility & Building Stronger Defences Against Cyber-Attacks
11 Jun 2021
With complicated IT environments and a complex cyber threat landscape, becoming a cyber resilient organisation and delivering the services your organisation needs, can feel like an unattainable goal. We want robust IT systems and services to support the organisation but it can be difficult to feel it is secure and reliable. We need to manage...
SPEAKER(S): Paul Davies, CISO, Harrods | Andrew Beckett, Managing Director EMEA Cyber Risk, Kroll
CHAIR: Mark Brown, Managing Director, Cyber Security & Information Resilience, Consulting Services, BSI
Tackling Inequality to Unlock Talent
15 Jun 2021
The benefits for companies that have a strong social purpose are well known and include improved employee satisfaction and retention, greater organisational resilience, and stronger financial performance. And as the debate around social inequality, diversity and ESG has matured in recent years, many private...
SPEAKER(S): Rosie Ferguson, CEO, House of St Barnabas | Steph Ahrens, Executive Director, Morgan Stanley
CHAIR: Fiona Kempster, Early Talent Director, Multiverse
Intentional Integrity with Rob Chesnut, former GC, Airbnb
07 Jul 2021
Former General Counsel of Airbnb, Robert Chesnut is convinced that companies that do not think seriously about– integrity – a crucial element of corporate culture, are destined to fail. This thought-provoking, interactive experience will..
SPEAKER(S): Rob Chesnut, Former Chief Ethics Officer & General Counsel, Airbnb
CHAIR: Vincent Pringiers, General Counsel, Maxion Wheels
Values, purpose and ESG in B2B marketing
13 Jul 2021
It is often said that consumers buy based on emotion and business buyers make decisions based on logic. But how true is this? Some studies suggest otherwise. Google, Gartner and Motista found that B2B buyers are more...
SPEAKER(S): Leeya Hendricks, Chief Marketing Officer, Delta Capita
CHAIR: James Kelliher, CEO, Whiteoaks International
Building a Data Business
14 Jul 2021
Cameron Ireland was CEO of BoardEx, one of the most successful business units in FTSE250 Euromoney PLC. He has significant experience in building data businesses and will talk members through the issues around data collection, such as...
SPEAKER(S): Cameron Ireland, CEO, BoardEx
CHAIR: Matthew Bayfield, Former CEO, Parity Group
Practice what you preach: Building a community with purpose
23 Sep 2021
The Ellen MacArthur Foundation brings together businesses, innovators, cities, governments, universities, and thought leaders to build and scale a circular economy....
SPEAKER(S): Kimberley Heath, Experience Manager, the Ellen MacArthur Foundation Network | Carme Raventos, Account Manager, Zapnito
CHAIR: John Jeffcock, CEO, Chief Executive
Mark Bullingham, CEO, The FA: what I wish I knew before I was a CEO
30 Sep 2021
What I wish I knew before I was a CEO
Mark Bullingham was named the FA’s Chief Executive Officer in August 2019. He joined in 2016 and previously led the commercial, marketing, digital, and participation functions, where under his tenure, annual revenue rose by over £100m.
A marketing and advertising professional by trade, Mark previously held...
SPEAKER(S): Mark Bullingham, CEO, The FA Group
CHAIR: Craig Donaldson, Former CEO, Metro Bank
Translating technology: bridging the gap between IT experts and the business
07 Oct 2021
The scale, complexity and speed of change in the world of data and technology means there is often a disconnect between internal data experts and commercial teams and customers. All businesses require ‘data and tech translators’ who can not only understand how to...
SPEAKER(S): Andrew Marks, Chief Information Officer, Paragon Group | Aruj Haider, Chief Digital and Innovation Officer, Westminster City Council | Tim Moody, Head of Application and Multi Cloud, Fujitsu
CHAIR: Lisa Barrett, Vice President, Learning, Innovation and Operations, Multiverse
Sustainability Summit: The Uninhabitable Earth
21 Oct 2021
Author David Wallace-Wells's assessment of the speed and severity of global warming is shocking – but you need to hear it. It’s far worse than you think, it’s happening much faster than you...
SPEAKER(S): David Wallace-Wells, Author, The Uninhabitable Earth & Deputy Editor New York Magazine | Dame Jo da Silva, Global Director of Sustainable Development, Arup
CHAIR: Nazneen Rahman CBE, Non-Executive Director responsible for Sustainability matters, AstraZeneca