Designed to be interactive with audience polling, the conference is focussed on helping you sell the benefits of mediation and facilitation within your organisation. Specifically, we will provide tips on:
Raising awareness amongst staff of workplace mediation
Success factors and challenges in both its introduction and its take-up
Encouraging management participation
Using workplace mediation as an integral part of your grievance procedure
Proactively addressing workplace disputes
The role of mediation in future employment litigation.
Running from 3.15 pm to 6.15 pm, the conference will share with you important insights into the process of making mediation the default option in workplace and employment disputes. CMC Workplace and Employment group Chair, Caroline Sheridan, is pleased to confirm our high-profile speakers will include:
Sir Alan Ward, Chairman, CMC
Sir Brendan Barber, Chair, Acas
Professor Paul Latreille, Deputy Pro-Vice Chancellor for Learning & Teaching, Sheffield University
Pete Hodgson, Head of Employee Relations, Tesco Stores
Orla Tierney, Head of Employee Relations and Reward Director, BBC
Dr Jurgen Klowait, Former Counsel, E.ON
David Whincup, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs
Convert or sceptic? This workplace mediation conference is for you. Whether in-house counsel, HR, line management, trade union or work representative, it will show you how to use mediation to get the results which will make your Board sit up and take notice.
3 pm registration for 3:15 start
6.15 pm finish followed by drinks reception to 7 pm
Tickets £40 + VAT. Book now for an early bird discount.
All guests require a valid photo ID