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Tue 26 Nov

07:45 - 08:45

Registration & Networking

Tue 26 Nov

07:45 - 08:45

Registration & Networking

Tue 26 Nov

08:45 - 09:00

Welcome & Opening remarks

Rachana Bhide

Organisational Psychologist, Founder and Broadcaster

Tue 26 Nov

08:45 - 09:00

Welcome & Opening remarks

Rachana Bhide

Organisational Psychologist, Founder and Broadcaster

Tue 26 Nov

09:00 - 09:30

SUITABLE FOR:

Everyone

Opening Keynote: Fireside Chat on the Tech Landscape in Europe

Shaloo Garg

Global Advisor on Technology and Innovation @ UN Women, Managing Director @ Microsoft for Start-ups

Allegra van Hövell-Patrizi

Chief Risk Officer and Member of the Management Board @ Aegon N.V

Ödgärd Andersson

Chief Digital Officer (CDO) - Consumer & Enterprise Digital @ Volvo Cars

Nicole Iseppi

Managing Director, Operations and Performance, Global Industrial Hub @ ENGIE

A high level overview from the Top people in European Business on what to watch for in the ...

A high level overview from the Top people in European Business on what to watch for in the coming year, and what to get excited about!

Key takeaways:

  • Hear about the latest innovations on the market and how they are shaping the tech industry
  • Learn which industries are at the cutting edge of different developments
  • Where is the place to be? A Geographical analysis of the tech market
  • Explore what technologies are on the cusp of market disruption
  • Top businesses, individuals and products to watch out for!

Tue 26 Nov

09:00 - 09:30

Opening Keynote: Fireside Chat on the Tech Landscape in Europe

SUITABLE FOR:

Everyone

Shaloo Garg

Global Advisor on Technology and Innovation @ UN Women, Managing Director @ Microsoft for Start-ups

Allegra van Hövell-Patrizi

Chief Risk Officer and Member of the Management Board @ Aegon N.V

Ödgärd Andersson

Chief Digital Officer (CDO) - Consumer & Enterprise Digital @ Volvo Cars

Nicole Iseppi

Managing Director, Operations and Performance, Global Industrial Hub @ ENGIE

A high level overview from the Top people in European Business on what to watch for in the ...

A high level overview from the Top people in European Business on what to watch for in the coming year, and what to get excited about!

Key takeaways:

  • Hear about the latest innovations on the market and how they are shaping the tech industry
  • Learn which industries are at the cutting edge of different developments
  • Where is the place to be? A Geographical analysis of the tech market
  • Explore what technologies are on the cusp of market disruption
  • Top businesses, individuals and products to watch out for!
 

Tue 26 Nov

09:30 - 10:00

SUITABLE FOR:

Everyone

Establishing a Culture of Inclusion: The Business Case for a Diverse Workforce

Exploring the importance of company culture and the business case for investing in a happier, ...

Exploring the importance of company culture and the business case for investing in a happier, more inclusive environment

Key takeaways:

  • Understand how companies have a responsibility to foster a diverse and inclusive workplace
  • Hear from pioneers who are making drastic changes to their company culture and reaping the benefits
  • Assess the business case for a more diverse workforce, and how it can directly impact the quality of tech produced
  • Understand the role of leaders in changing culture
  • Explore how to build an intiative that works for you

Allyship

Tue 26 Nov

09:30 - 10:00

Establishing a Culture of Inclusion: The Business Case for a Diverse Workforce

SUITABLE FOR:

Everyone

Exploring the importance of company culture and the business case for investing in a happier, ...

Exploring the importance of company culture and the business case for investing in a happier, more inclusive environment

Key takeaways:

  • Understand how companies have a responsibility to foster a diverse and inclusive workplace
  • Hear from pioneers who are making drastic changes to their company culture and reaping the benefits
  • Assess the business case for a more diverse workforce, and how it can directly impact the quality of tech produced
  • Understand the role of leaders in changing culture
  • Explore how to build an intiative that works for you

Allyship

Allyship

 

Tue 26 Nov

10:00 - 10:30

SUITABLE FOR:

Everyone

How the Process of Innovation is evolving in a fast-paced world

Irit Hillel

Partner @ HP Tech Ventures

Agnieszka Thonet

HP Labs Alliance Manager @ HP

Simon Shiu

Lab Director @ HP Security Lab

Leaders from HP Labs and Tech Ventures will share their approach to the process of innovation, ...

Leaders from HP Labs and Tech Ventures will share their approach to the process of innovation, the increasing importance of collaboration, and how careers in technology will be impacted in the future.

    Takeaways:

  • Hear how HP is adapting it’s process of innovation in a world where the pace of change is constantly increasing
  • Why collaboration with external stakeholders is increasingly important in driving innovation
  • Learn about the “Megatrends” - social shifts and technological forces impacting our future
  • Get a perspective how these changes will impact on careers in technology and how HP is responding to these challenges

Tue 26 Nov

10:00 - 10:30

How the Process of Innovation is evolving in a fast-paced world

SUITABLE FOR:

Everyone

Irit Hillel

Partner @ HP Tech Ventures

Agnieszka Thonet

HP Labs Alliance Manager @ HP

Simon Shiu

Lab Director @ HP Security Lab

Leaders from HP Labs and Tech Ventures will share their approach to the process of innovation, ...

Leaders from HP Labs and Tech Ventures will share their approach to the process of innovation, the increasing importance of collaboration, and how careers in technology will be impacted in the future.

    Takeaways:

  • Hear how HP is adapting it’s process of innovation in a world where the pace of change is constantly increasing
  • Why collaboration with external stakeholders is increasingly important in driving innovation
  • Learn about the “Megatrends” - social shifts and technological forces impacting our future
  • Get a perspective how these changes will impact on careers in technology and how HP is responding to these challenges
 

Tue 26 Nov

10:30 - 11:00

SUITABLE FOR:

Everyone

AstraZenica's Digital Transformation - Disruption is a Relative Term

Ånna Asberg

Global Vice President for R&D @ AstraZeneca

AstraZeneca has embarked on a digital transformation in Global Operations. In the ...

AstraZeneca has embarked on a digital transformation in Global Operations. In the biopharmaceutical industry, with the need to maintain compliance in a highly regulatory industry, digital innovation requires strategic planning and partnership with regulators. Learn how AstraZeneca is managing relationships with regulators and industry partners to increase the level of digital disruption in biopharmaceuticals.

Key takeaways:

  • Understand AstraZeneca’s vision for a digital Factory of the Future
  • Learn about some Proofs of Concept underway in Global Operations
  • Understand the constraints and considerations when deploying digital innovation
  • Learn how AstraZeneca is anticipating and addressing regulators’ questions about the digital frontier
  • Understand other ways AstraZeneca IT is creating digital disruption

Allyship

Recruiting for Diversity

Tue 26 Nov

10:30 - 11:00

AstraZenica's Digital Transformation - Disruption is a Relative Term

SUITABLE FOR:

Everyone

Ånna Asberg

Global Vice President for R&D @ AstraZeneca

AstraZeneca has embarked on a digital transformation in Global Operations. In the ...

AstraZeneca has embarked on a digital transformation in Global Operations. In the biopharmaceutical industry, with the need to maintain compliance in a highly regulatory industry, digital innovation requires strategic planning and partnership with regulators. Learn how AstraZeneca is managing relationships with regulators and industry partners to increase the level of digital disruption in biopharmaceuticals.

Key takeaways:

  • Understand AstraZeneca’s vision for a digital Factory of the Future
  • Learn about some Proofs of Concept underway in Global Operations
  • Understand the constraints and considerations when deploying digital innovation
  • Learn how AstraZeneca is anticipating and addressing regulators’ questions about the digital frontier
  • Understand other ways AstraZeneca IT is creating digital disruption

Allyship

Recruiting for Diversity

Allyship

Recruiting for Diversity

 

Tue 26 Nov

11:00 - 11:30

Morning coffee & Networking

Tue 26 Nov

11:00 - 11:30

Morning coffee & Networking

Tue 26 Nov

11:25 - 11:30

THEME:

Cultivate your Career

CHAIR INTRO

Lara Manqui

Founder @ Flourish Empowerment Coaching & Consulting

Tue 26 Nov

11:25 - 11:30

CHAIR INTRO

THEME:

Cultivate your Career

Lara Manqui

Founder @ Flourish Empowerment Coaching & Consulting

Tue 26 Nov

11:25 - 11:30

THEME:

The Future of Tech

CHAIR INTRO

Jennifer Woodard

Founder and CEO @ Insikt Intelligence

Tue 26 Nov

11:25 - 11:30

CHAIR INTRO

THEME:

The Future of Tech

Jennifer Woodard

Founder and CEO @ Insikt Intelligence

Tue 26 Nov

11:25 - 11:30

THEME:

2019 Tech-Pulse

CHAIR INTRO

Hannah Johnson

Director Interactive Storytelling @ Demodern Creative Technologies

Tue 26 Nov

11:25 - 11:30

CHAIR INTRO

THEME:

2019 Tech-Pulse

Hannah Johnson

Director Interactive Storytelling @ Demodern Creative Technologies

Tue 26 Nov

11:25 - 11:30

THEME:

The Evolution of Work

CHAIR INTRO

Rachana Bhide

Organisational Psychologist, Founder and Broadcaster

Tue 26 Nov

11:25 - 11:30

CHAIR INTRO

THEME:

The Evolution of Work

Rachana Bhide

Organisational Psychologist, Founder and Broadcaster

Tue 26 Nov

11:25 - 11:30

THEME:

Industry Disruption for Better Design, Development and Delivery

CHAIR INTRO

Kate Adams

Director @ Nesta Challenges

Tue 26 Nov

11:25 - 11:30

CHAIR INTRO

THEME:

Industry Disruption for Better Design, Development and Delivery

Kate Adams

Director @ Nesta Challenges

Tue 26 Nov

11:25 - 11:30

THEME:

Start-Up Central

CHAIR INTRO

Fiona McFarlane

Head of Digital @ DisruptionBanking

Tue 26 Nov

11:25 - 11:30

CHAIR INTRO

THEME:

Start-Up Central

Fiona McFarlane

Head of Digital @ DisruptionBanking

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:00

SUITABLE FOR:

Mid Level

and above

THEME:

Cultivate your Career

Finding 'The One' - Your Ideal Mentor

Francesca Hampton

CFO @ Cynergy Bank

Great mentors can have an enormous impact on your career. Their connections can open doors that ...

Great mentors can have an enormous impact on your career. Their connections can open doors that would otherwise be closed, and their experiences can save you from suffering from the same mistakes they've already made. Understand how to recognise what makes a great mentor, and how to approach them.

Key takeaways include:

  • Recognise what makes a great mentor, and how to approach them
  • Understand what you want from a mentor
  • Pinpoint how a mentor can help you develop, and how to maximise value
  • Explore the best methods of finding a local mentor
  • Examine what a mentor is looking for, and what is in it for them

Mentorship

Personal Development and Career Planning

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:00

Finding 'The One' - Your Ideal Mentor

SUITABLE FOR:

Mid Level

and above

THEME:

Cultivate your Career

Francesca Hampton

CFO @ Cynergy Bank

Great mentors can have an enormous impact on your career. Their connections can open doors that ...

Great mentors can have an enormous impact on your career. Their connections can open doors that would otherwise be closed, and their experiences can save you from suffering from the same mistakes they've already made. Understand how to recognise what makes a great mentor, and how to approach them.

Key takeaways include:

  • Recognise what makes a great mentor, and how to approach them
  • Understand what you want from a mentor
  • Pinpoint how a mentor can help you develop, and how to maximise value
  • Explore the best methods of finding a local mentor
  • Examine what a mentor is looking for, and what is in it for them

Mentorship

Personal Development and Career Planning

Mentorship

Personal Development and Career Planning

 

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:00

SUITABLE FOR:

Senior & Strategic

and above

THEME:

The Future of Tech

Do I need a Data Scientist?

Frida Nellros

Head of Connected Intelligence @ Scania CV AB

with Data being a buzzword across the world of tech, what can data science do for your business? ...

with Data being a buzzword across the world of tech, what can data science do for your business? This session outlines the capabilities of employing a data scientist - whilst also explaining what data science doesn't cover!

Key takeaways include:

  • Identify the business drivers that indicate a data scientist may be for you
  • Understand that a data scientist is different to analysts who have learned Python or R
  • Dos and Don'ts when hiring a Data Scientist
  • Develop a plan: what do we want to do with our data?
  • Explore the capabilities and limitations, and what you need to be prepared to invest to properly utilise your data scientist

Big Data and Analytics

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:00

Do I need a Data Scientist?

SUITABLE FOR:

Senior & Strategic

and above

THEME:

The Future of Tech

Frida Nellros

Head of Connected Intelligence @ Scania CV AB

with Data being a buzzword across the world of tech, what can data science do for your business? ...

with Data being a buzzword across the world of tech, what can data science do for your business? This session outlines the capabilities of employing a data scientist - whilst also explaining what data science doesn't cover!

Key takeaways include:

  • Identify the business drivers that indicate a data scientist may be for you
  • Understand that a data scientist is different to analysts who have learned Python or R
  • Dos and Don'ts when hiring a Data Scientist
  • Develop a plan: what do we want to do with our data?
  • Explore the capabilities and limitations, and what you need to be prepared to invest to properly utilise your data scientist

Big Data and Analytics

Big Data and Analytics

 

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:00

SUITABLE FOR:

Everyone

THEME:

2019 Tech-Pulse

For a Better World: How Digital Technologies Enable Sustainable Supply Chains

Anubhuti Shah

Senior Strategy Expert, Solution Management for Digital Supply Chain @ SAP

The World Economic Forum states that by 2050 oceans will hold more plastics than fish and ...

The World Economic Forum states that by 2050 oceans will hold more plastics than fish and numerous research institutions project that at least 1 out of 10 people will suffer from death caused by pollution-related diseases. What caused these developments and how can we avoid further harm? How is sustainability correlated to the degree of digital connectivity of supply chains? This session explores these questions and how technologies such as blockchain and machine learning enable businesses to build intelligent applications creating more sustainable supply chains.

Key takeaways include:

  • Throw away” society and overuse of resources take its toll
  • Need to decouple continuous value creation from primary resource consumption
  • Reduce waste and transition to more circular economic models
  • Implement supply chains fostering sustainable businesses
  • Digital technologies enable a more sustainable world

Automation

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:00

For a Better World: How Digital Technologies Enable Sustainable Supply Chains

SUITABLE FOR:

Everyone

THEME:

2019 Tech-Pulse

Anubhuti Shah

Senior Strategy Expert, Solution Management for Digital Supply Chain @ SAP

The World Economic Forum states that by 2050 oceans will hold more plastics than fish and ...

The World Economic Forum states that by 2050 oceans will hold more plastics than fish and numerous research institutions project that at least 1 out of 10 people will suffer from death caused by pollution-related diseases. What caused these developments and how can we avoid further harm? How is sustainability correlated to the degree of digital connectivity of supply chains? This session explores these questions and how technologies such as blockchain and machine learning enable businesses to build intelligent applications creating more sustainable supply chains.

Key takeaways include:

  • Throw away” society and overuse of resources take its toll
  • Need to decouple continuous value creation from primary resource consumption
  • Reduce waste and transition to more circular economic models
  • Implement supply chains fostering sustainable businesses
  • Digital technologies enable a more sustainable world

Automation

Automation

 

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:00

SUITABLE FOR:

Senior & Strategic

and above

THEME:

The Evolution of Work

Future Proofing your Workforce in the Tech Talent Ecosystem

Bhawna Paul

Head of IT Strategy @ Boehringer Ingelheim

Technology is advancing at a faster pace than ever before - ensuring that your workforce are up ...

Technology is advancing at a faster pace than ever before - ensuring that your workforce are up to date with incoming tech principles, skills and capabilities, whilst ensuring employees are at the top of their game and progressing in their role!

Key takeaways include:

  • The importance of engagement regarding personal development with your workforce - knowing their dreams, aspirations and how to get them there
  • Understanding new market trends; seeing the jobs market as an ecosystem
  • The role of upskilling in keeping employees engaged and relevant for you and your company

Recruiting for Diversity

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:00

Future Proofing your Workforce in the Tech Talent Ecosystem

SUITABLE FOR:

Senior & Strategic

and above

THEME:

The Evolution of Work

Bhawna Paul

Head of IT Strategy @ Boehringer Ingelheim

Technology is advancing at a faster pace than ever before - ensuring that your workforce are up ...

Technology is advancing at a faster pace than ever before - ensuring that your workforce are up to date with incoming tech principles, skills and capabilities, whilst ensuring employees are at the top of their game and progressing in their role!

Key takeaways include:

  • The importance of engagement regarding personal development with your workforce - knowing their dreams, aspirations and how to get them there
  • Understanding new market trends; seeing the jobs market as an ecosystem
  • The role of upskilling in keeping employees engaged and relevant for you and your company

Recruiting for Diversity

Recruiting for Diversity

 

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:00

SUITABLE FOR:

Everyone

THEME:

Industry Disruption for Better Design, Development and Delivery

Open Banking: Customer First or a Privacy Minefield?

Open Banking is described as being the new, secure way for customers to take control of their ...

Open Banking is described as being the new, secure way for customers to take control of their financial data - but how can banks and fintech companies ensure privacy whilst placing customer data in their own hands?

Key takeaways:

  • Understand what Open Banking is achieving and how
  • Explore the vision of FinTech innovators and how this vision has developed
  • Assess the risks and rewards that come with innovation
  • Review how the technology impacts the user, and how it is evolving the banking market
  • Gain insight into practical case studies of implementations; what went right, what went wrong, and what we have learnt

UX/UI

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:00

Open Banking: Customer First or a Privacy Minefield?

SUITABLE FOR:

Everyone

THEME:

Industry Disruption for Better Design, Development and Delivery

Open Banking is described as being the new, secure way for customers to take control of their ...

Open Banking is described as being the new, secure way for customers to take control of their financial data - but how can banks and fintech companies ensure privacy whilst placing customer data in their own hands?

Key takeaways:

  • Understand what Open Banking is achieving and how
  • Explore the vision of FinTech innovators and how this vision has developed
  • Assess the risks and rewards that come with innovation
  • Review how the technology impacts the user, and how it is evolving the banking market
  • Gain insight into practical case studies of implementations; what went right, what went wrong, and what we have learnt

UX/UI

UX/UI

 

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:00

SUITABLE FOR:

Everyone

THEME:

Diversity, Inclusion and You!

Fireside Chat: How far has the Tech and Financial Sectors come in D&I in the Last 10 Years?

Helen Ng

Vice President Financial Institutions Banking, Capital Markets and Advisory @ Citibank

Rose Beaumont

Senior Vice President, Business Enablement and Communications @ Mastercard

With multiple technology companies publicly declaring their commitment to D&I, how is this being ...

With multiple technology companies publicly declaring their commitment to D&I, how is this being practically implemented, and is it making a difference to the employees?

Key takeaways:

  • Exploring the difference between a D&I programme in principle, and one in practice
  • Examining how to address D&I fatigue
  • Understanding the nuts and bolts of a D&I programme that works
  • How to measure the impact to your company and your employees

Recruiting for Diversity

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:00

Fireside Chat: How far has the Tech and Financial Sectors come in D&I in the Last 10 Years?

SUITABLE FOR:

Everyone

THEME:

Diversity, Inclusion and You!

Helen Ng

Vice President Financial Institutions Banking, Capital Markets and Advisory @ Citibank

Rose Beaumont

Senior Vice President, Business Enablement and Communications @ Mastercard

With multiple technology companies publicly declaring their commitment to D&I, how is this being ...

With multiple technology companies publicly declaring their commitment to D&I, how is this being practically implemented, and is it making a difference to the employees?

Key takeaways:

  • Exploring the difference between a D&I programme in principle, and one in practice
  • Examining how to address D&I fatigue
  • Understanding the nuts and bolts of a D&I programme that works
  • How to measure the impact to your company and your employees

Recruiting for Diversity

Recruiting for Diversity

 

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:00

SUITABLE FOR:

Founders & Entrepreneurs

and above

THEME:

Start-Up Central

From Backroom to Boardroom - it's role in Digital Transformation

In many industries, operational IT have a legacy of executing rather than initiating digital ...

In many industries, operational IT have a legacy of executing rather than initiating digital innovation efforts. To fully realize digital transformation at scale, however, deeply savvy technologists who understand emerging technologies, agile product development, data engineering, scalability and security must be part of design and business planning from the very beginning. And with data and software an increasingly pervasive part of every aspect of business, a substantial part of IT’s future role in corporations will change.

    This workshop will explore the following questions, with a focus on personal takeaways both for corporate IT professionals and the agencies / vendors who partner with them:

    Key takeaways:

  • What are the unique skills and perspectives that IT brings to digital transformation?
  • What are some of the key changes that corporate IT must make?
  • How will IT, “Business” and digital providers interact in future?
  • How does IT balance the operational and innovation requirements?
  • How can IT be a true strategic partner with senior business leaders?

Risk Management

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:00

From Backroom to Boardroom - it's role in Digital Transformation

SUITABLE FOR:

Founders & Entrepreneurs

and above

THEME:

Start-Up Central

In many industries, operational IT have a legacy of executing rather than initiating digital ...

In many industries, operational IT have a legacy of executing rather than initiating digital innovation efforts. To fully realize digital transformation at scale, however, deeply savvy technologists who understand emerging technologies, agile product development, data engineering, scalability and security must be part of design and business planning from the very beginning. And with data and software an increasingly pervasive part of every aspect of business, a substantial part of IT’s future role in corporations will change.

    This workshop will explore the following questions, with a focus on personal takeaways both for corporate IT professionals and the agencies / vendors who partner with them:

    Key takeaways:

  • What are the unique skills and perspectives that IT brings to digital transformation?
  • What are some of the key changes that corporate IT must make?
  • How will IT, “Business” and digital providers interact in future?
  • How does IT balance the operational and innovation requirements?
  • How can IT be a true strategic partner with senior business leaders?

Risk Management

Risk Management

 

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:30

SUITABLE FOR:

First Tech Role

THEME:

Workshops

Clean Up Your Coding

Pauline Laburte

Head of Corporate Training @ Wild Code School

Ashleigh More-Hattia

Trainers Coordinator - Europe @ Wild Code School

No matter how carefully you are, your code will almost always inadvertently become cluttered, ...

No matter how carefully you are, your code will almost always inadvertently become cluttered, but when should you be cleaning up your code, and what are the best ways to do it? This workshop will provide practical, example based advice on how to clean up your code.

Key Takeaways:

  • Assess when the right time to clean up your code
  • Explore how to keep your code as clean as possible from the very beginning
  • How to balance deadlines, functionality and deliverables
  • Bug fixing, and how to integrate with clear-up
  • Real life examples and case studies

Coding and Development Frameworks

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:30

Clean Up Your Coding

SUITABLE FOR:

First Tech Role

THEME:

Workshops

Pauline Laburte

Head of Corporate Training @ Wild Code School

Ashleigh More-Hattia

Trainers Coordinator - Europe @ Wild Code School

No matter how carefully you are, your code will almost always inadvertently become cluttered, ...

No matter how carefully you are, your code will almost always inadvertently become cluttered, but when should you be cleaning up your code, and what are the best ways to do it? This workshop will provide practical, example based advice on how to clean up your code.

Key Takeaways:

  • Assess when the right time to clean up your code
  • Explore how to keep your code as clean as possible from the very beginning
  • How to balance deadlines, functionality and deliverables
  • Bug fixing, and how to integrate with clear-up
  • Real life examples and case studies

Coding and Development Frameworks

Coding and Development Frameworks

 

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:30

SUITABLE FOR:

Founders & Entrepreneurs

and above

THEME:

Workshops

A Founder's guide to Social Media

Astghik Zakharyan

Founder and CEO @ Kendani.com

A overview of digital marketing, social media and PR workshops are for business owners and SMEs ...

A overview of digital marketing, social media and PR workshops are for business owners and SMEs with an aim of improving brand awareness, equipping them with most important skills they need to run their own marketing and social media and / or getting more traffic and sales from their marketing efforts.

Key takeaways:

  • Navigate your way through the ever-changing world of social media, and the essential tools you need
  • Build an effective online presence for your business and choosing which social media platforms are most relevant to your business
  • Learn how social media and blogging can grow your business
  • Develop digital content and key messages relevant to your audience and attract more customers to your business
  • Understand how and when to automate your social media marketing

Upskilling

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:30

A Founder's guide to Social Media

SUITABLE FOR:

Founders & Entrepreneurs

and above

THEME:

Workshops

Astghik Zakharyan

Founder and CEO @ Kendani.com

A overview of digital marketing, social media and PR workshops are for business owners and SMEs ...

A overview of digital marketing, social media and PR workshops are for business owners and SMEs with an aim of improving brand awareness, equipping them with most important skills they need to run their own marketing and social media and / or getting more traffic and sales from their marketing efforts.

Key takeaways:

  • Navigate your way through the ever-changing world of social media, and the essential tools you need
  • Build an effective online presence for your business and choosing which social media platforms are most relevant to your business
  • Learn how social media and blogging can grow your business
  • Develop digital content and key messages relevant to your audience and attract more customers to your business
  • Understand how and when to automate your social media marketing

Upskilling

Upskilling

 

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:30

SUITABLE FOR:

Everyone

THEME:

Workshops

Unlock Successful Leadership With Authentic Communication

Alena Hielema

Founder @ Empowered For Future

Why do we listen to some people but not others? In our 'always-on’ world, leadership is not only ...

Why do we listen to some people but not others? In our 'always-on’ world, leadership is not only changing - but it's becoming more challenging. Only by connecting with others and bringing them with us, can we really be a successful leader. In this fast-paced and highly practical workshop, the experts reveal how to feel confident, reach your ultimate goals and accelerate your leadership skills - all through the power of authentic communication.

Key take aways:

  • Evaluate how leadership is changing - then make yourself futureproof
  • The power of storytelling and your personal narrative
  • Connecting with your audience to make them feel - as well as think
  • Being the best version of you, to achieve your goals

Communication

Leadership Skills

Personal Development and Career Planning

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:30

Unlock Successful Leadership With Authentic Communication

SUITABLE FOR:

Everyone

THEME:

Workshops

Alena Hielema

Founder @ Empowered For Future

Why do we listen to some people but not others? In our 'always-on’ world, leadership is not only ...

Why do we listen to some people but not others? In our 'always-on’ world, leadership is not only changing - but it's becoming more challenging. Only by connecting with others and bringing them with us, can we really be a successful leader. In this fast-paced and highly practical workshop, the experts reveal how to feel confident, reach your ultimate goals and accelerate your leadership skills - all through the power of authentic communication.

Key take aways:

  • Evaluate how leadership is changing - then make yourself futureproof
  • The power of storytelling and your personal narrative
  • Connecting with your audience to make them feel - as well as think
  • Being the best version of you, to achieve your goals

Communication

Leadership Skills

Personal Development and Career Planning

Communication

Leadership Skills

Personal Development and Career Planning

 

Tue 26 Nov

11:30 - 12:30

SUITABLE FOR:

Mid Level

and above

THEME:

Workshops

Blockchain for Business: from Proof of Concepts to Unicorns

Jacqueline Govers

Partner & Managing Director @ Boston Consulting Group

Igor Mikhalev

BCG Platinion Manager, Blockchain Chapter Lead @ Boston Consulting Group

Blockchain is being increasingly adopted across industries, as a result of its ability to ...

Blockchain is being increasingly adopted across industries, as a result of its ability to provide trust through technology, using a distributed network rather than relying on central authorities. Multiple firms that are striving for a positive business outcome of their Blockchain have now started to focus on longer-term use-cases where real value can be captured as part of their business model. However, this is easier said than done. Unlike traditional technologies, net value positive Blockchain business cases can only emerge when a firm can successfully design and develop its strategic presence in a newly formed ecosystem and address relevance for the ecosystem parties trust-related issues.

    Our workshop will demonstrate practical relevance to your ongoing and future Blockchain initiatives and you will learn how to:

  • Develop Blockchain-enabled business models
  • Develop your Blockchain Ecosystem strategy
  • Develop a Business case around Blockchain
  • Approach practical applications of Blockchain, based on an example from the Aerospace industry
  • Big Data and Analytics

    Tue 26 Nov

    11:30 - 12:30

    Blockchain for Business: from Proof of Concepts to Unicorns

    SUITABLE FOR:

    Mid Level

    and above

    THEME:

    Workshops

    Jacqueline Govers

    Partner & Managing Director @ Boston Consulting Group