Leading Edge 2017

Agenda

Time

Session

9.00am

Registration, networking and refreshments

9.30am

Welcome and introductions:

David Potter, Chair, CMI South West Regional Board

9.50am

Keynote Speaker:

Helping organisations play a positive role in the world - Geoff Macdonald, Ex- Global VP Unilever

10.20am

Delegates to make way to Workshops

10.30am

Workshops:

  1. Leadership Paradoxes: Rethinking Leadership for an uncertain world – Richard Bolden, Professor of Leadership and Management and Director of Bristol Leadership and Change Centre, Bristol Business School, UWE
  2. Leadership and Governance in Social Enterprise – Sara Burgess, Independent consultant for Social Enterprise, Sarab Consulting
  3. Transforming towards a ‘sustainable business’ – key challenges and ingredients Nick Blyth, Policy Lead IEMA
  4. Supplier Collaboration and Relationship Management in UK Rail - Stephen Murphy, Head of Rail Supplier Management, FirstGroup GWR

11.30am

Refreshments and networking

11.50am

Delegates to make way to Workshops

12.00pm

Workshops:

  1. Management Challenges of the Hinkley Project – Ken Owen, Commercial Director, Hinkley Point
  2. Automation & Ethics. Why Work? – Matthew Studley, UWE
  3. Traditional marketing models, revisited for the digital age – Luan Wise, Chartered Marketer & Independent Consultant
  4. Creating Management as a True Profession: Leadership & Management Apprenticeships – Alison Cox, Head of Apprenticeships, CMI

1.00pm

Lunch and networking

1:40pm

Keynote Speaker:

Helping us all realise the power within
Jenny Sealey, Co-Artistic Director of Opening Ceremony of Paralympic Games 2012

2.10pm

Delegates to make way to Workshops

2.20pm

3.20pm

Refreshments and networking

3.40pm

Delegates to make way to Workshops

3.50pm

4:50pm

Delegates to make way to main room

4.55pm – 5.00pm

Thank you and close