This fun icebreaker helps you think about the potentially negative impact your devices can have on you during the event, and in your work life. We show how a digital switch-off can help you stay focused and connected.
Global brand consulting boss Jane Geraghty will be sharing her insights on accelerating your career and making sure your talents don't go under the radar, from how to understand your strengths and weaknesses to applying the lessons of leaders like Sir Alex Ferguson to build high-performance teams.
By the age of 29, Natasha Wood was a super-successful general manager at a London publishing firm, managing a team of 23. At the age of 30, she was diagnosed with bowel cancer. She tells us how she battled 12 sessions of chemo, found her identity – and redefined success.
A self-proclaimed small-town American girl, Renée came to England in 1986, spotted a gap in the market for upmarket organic produce and opened Planet Organic, the UK’s first organic supermarket. Last year, she co-founded Beluga Bean, a business and life skills academy for women. She shares her story of challenging conventional thinking and finding the courage to go against the grain.
Renée Elliott, Founder, Planet Organic and Beluga Bean
Antonia Romeo began her career in the private sector before joining the civil service in 2000 as an economist. She went on to become Her Majesty's Consul General in New York. Now permanent secretary at the DIT - and tipped to become the first woman to head the civil service - she tells us about her career highs and lows, plotting Britain's trading future and empowering women.
Antonia Romeo, Permanent Secretary, Department for International Trade