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Agenda


08:30 Registration and refreshments

09:15 Chair’s opening remarks

CREATING A MORE AGILE, DIGITAL, AND CUSTOMER-FOCUSED CULTURE

09:25 Putting employees back at the heart of your organisation

Opening keynote address

09:50 Borrowing techniques from customer insights: creating an amazing place to work

Presentation

10:15 New technologies and digital

Case study exploration

10:50 Reinventing IC: moving towards a flexible, agile organisation

Keynote address

11:05  Morning refreshments
11:35  Breakout sessions 1: Utilising new technologies to boost employee engagement

A.  Employee collaboration platforms

B. Broadcast, video and live streaming

C. Reaching people on the go: mobile, apps and gamification


12:15  Breakout sessions 2: L&D, creating new experiences and delivering happiness

D.   L&D: the increased focus on learning and development

E. Utilising new technologies and live events to foster experiences

F.  Delivering happiness at work


12:45 Lunch and networking opportunities

THE NEW WORKPLACE - CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES

14:00 Adapting to a changing workplace environment

Keynote address

14:15 Managing post-Brexit uncertainty in the workplace

Interactive debate


LEADERSHIP COMMUNICATIONS, TRUST AND EMPOWERMENT

14:45 Breakout sessions 3: Communicating vision, maintaining trust and empowering managers

G.   Supporting the leadership in communicating your vision and purpose

H.  Maintaining trust and authenticity through change and difficult times

I.  Empowering your middle managers


15:25  Afternoon refreshments
15:55  Demonstrating effectiveness: revealing the latest insights into measurement and analytics 

Panel discussion

16:25 The convergence of internal and external communications: how can you effectively join up all functions in your organisation?

Duo-talk


16:55 Chair's closing remarks
17:00 Close of event

Testimonials

A great way to inspire new ideas and realise you share issues with other businesses

Brand and Communications Manager,  Insights


Fast paced, jam packed, nice mix of interesting topics and speakers

Client Service Director,  WMW


An ambitious Internal Comms line up which delivers - I left full of ideas and primed for action

Internal Communications & Events Manager,  Nestle Central & West Africa


Useful and thought provoking!

Head of Group Communications, The AA