'Bringing Change to Life' By Making the Complex Simple

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University of the West of Scotland - Lanarkshire Campus Room: 3.0.03

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‘Bringing Change to Life’ By Making the Complex Simple

A UWS and HCL Technologies joint event

UWS Lanarkshire Campus

Tuesday 24th September 2019

10am – 1pm

The event is available to attend in person at Lanarkshire Campus or through a webinar online. If you choose to attend via the webinar we will send you the appropriate link to join in a separate email before the event.

Presentation outline


10.00am Refreshments

10.30am Welcome and introductions: Professor Dominic Elliott, Dean, School of Business and Creative

Industries, UWS. Johnny Mone,Head of Enterprise Services, UWS

10:45am “Bringing Change to Life” – Speaker: Johnny Beamish HCL Technologies

11.30am Question and answer session

11.50am Closing remarks and Information for future presentations

12 noon Networking event and refreshments

1.00 pm Close

Presentation outcome

The presentation will provide senior management teams and change leaders with a practical insight to get all relevant employees ready, willing and able to follow the new ways of working at the right point in time.

Presentation content

Start at the end state.

The importance of building a persona framework to engage and support adoption for end users.

What does an engaged and connected workforce feel like after Go-live? Change actually happens 30-60-90 days later.

Using HCL Technologies’ Transformation Excellence Wheel as an approach to ‘Bring Change to Life’.

o Create the foundation.

o Re-engineering the new ways of working and behaviours.

o Engage to provide clarity and understanding.

o Adopt to validate the new ways of working are embedded and planned benefits are realised.

About HCL Technologies

HCL Technologies is a next-generation global technology company that helps enterprises reimagine their businesses for the digital age.

About University of the West of Scotland

UWS provides the ultimate student and business experience with career-focused teaching, world-leading research, an international outlook and a far-sighted approach to technology and innovation.

Guest speaker

Johnny Beamish, HCL Technologies

Johnny Beamish is the Head of Business Transformation practice across EMEA. He brings over 15 years of experience in shaping global transformation programmes, balanced with deep expertise in change management.

He has worked across a number of industries including Financial Services, Oil & Gas, Water, Electricity, and Manufacturing. He has held leadership roles in Accenture, JLL and Standard Life.

Johnny brings a simplicity to solving complex client and business problems. His approach is to define the end state and behaviours, then work and structure people initiatives to achieve this.

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University of the West of Scotland - Lanarkshire Campus Room: 3.0.03

Technology Ave


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United Kingdom

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