Here is the programme for London 2017. Stay tuned for updates and speaker additions.

08.45 Registration

09.20 MT’s welcome address

Matthew Gwyther , editor, Management Today 

09.30 Keynote address

Sir Charlie Mayfield, chairman, John Lewis Partnership 

10.00 The future is... innovation

10.35 The world of tech in 2020

Daniel Franklin executive editor, The Economist and editor, Megatech: Technology in 2050

11.00 Morning refreshments

11.25 What can we learn from the millenials?

Two speakers on being a ‘millennial’, their hopes and expectations of the world of work, the gig economy, and their views on degrees and apprenticeships

11.45 Start up; Build up

SMEs are the backbone of our economy. We bring together a budding entrepreneur, a veteran entrepreneur and a business expert to share tips on how to fire up your start up. 

Shazia Saleemfounder, ieat Foods 

12.15 A great day at the office

3 keys to getting the best out of yourself and your day

Dr John Briffadirector, Dr Briffa Wellness 

12.45 Lunch

14.15 Keynote speech and Q&A

Bruce DaisleyVP Europe, Twitter 

14.45 The future is... talent

Tomas Chamorro-Premuzicauthor, The Talent Delusion 

15.15 The Future is ... job-sharing

Increasing numbers of people are sharing the responsibilities of their role with a colleague. As the job-share option becomes more attractive and working patterns evolve, we look at two successful examples where senior business people are making this work

Charlotte Cherry & Alix Ainsley HR director, group operations, Lloyds Banking Group 

15.35 Afternoon refreshments

15.55 The future company

This session will look at what employers need to do to be successful, and the areas they should address for the sake of their workforce – including wellbeing, diversity and digital skills

Peter CheeseCEO, CIPD 

16.30 The MT interview 

17.00 Conference ends                                       


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