Growing Gloucestershire Annual Conference

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Pittville Pump Rooms

East Approach Drive

Cheltenham

GL52 3JE

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The annual Growing Gloucestershire conference will take place on Tuesday 15 October 2019 at Pittville Pump Rooms, Cheltenham.

A firm fixture on the business calendar, Growing Gloucestershire attracts 200+ people each year and provides a platform for business professionals to come together for one day, to network and to learn from some of Gloucestershire’s finest speakers.

The 2019 conference focusses on the themes of Sustainability, Connectivity and Technology.

The conference is brought to you by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB).

To keep up-to-date with the latest conference news and speaker / programme announcements visit https://www.glosprofs.com

OPENING KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Peter Cheese, CEO CIPD

Peter is the chief executive of the CIPD, the professional body for more than 150,000 HR and people development professionals around the world. He writes and speaks widely on the development of HR, the future of work, and the key issues of leadership, culture and organisation, people and skills.

Peter is a visiting Professor at the University of Lancaster, and sits on the Advisory Board of Bath University School of Management. He holds honorary doctorates from Bath University, Kingston University and Birmingham City University, and is a Fellow of the CIPD, AHRI (the Australian HR Institute) and the Academy of Social Sciences. He’s also a Companion of the Institute of Leadership and Management, the Chartered Management Institute, and the British Academy of Management.

Prior to joining the CIPD in July 2012, he was Chairman of the Institute of Leadership and Management and a member of the Council of City&Guilds. Up until 2009 he had a long career at Accenture holding various leadership positions and culminating in a seven year spell as Global Managing Director for the firm’s human capital and organisation consulting practice.

PROVISIONAL TIMETABLE:

8:15 - Registration and Networking

9:00 - Welcome

9:10 - Key Note 1 - Peter Cheese, CEO, CIPD

9:40 - Key Note 2 - Sophie Bennett, Cranfield School of Management

10:30 - BREAK

11:00 - Seminars

11:40 - Seminars

12:20 - LUNCH

13:00 - Key Note 3 - Tarra Simmons, CSR Manager, Midcounties Cooperative

14:00 - Seminars

14:30 - BREAK

15:00 - Key Note 4 - Rick Sturge, Bloodhound Land Speed Record Project

15:30 - Official close

PARKING: Ample free parking is available on-site and in the immediate vicinity

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Pittville Pump Rooms

East Approach Drive

Cheltenham

GL52 3JE

United Kingdom

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