The Scottish Family Business Conference 2018

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Fifteen Ninety Nine

232 St Vincent Street

Glasgow

G2 5RJ

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The flagship annual conference for the Scottish family business community which seeks to celebrate the sector and provide insights, learning and best practice to enable family firms to survive for generations to come.

2018 sees the conference move to a new venue, the hidden gem that is Fifteen Ninety Nine, in the heart of Glasgow. immersed in regal history where not only will you be inspired by a great range of speakers sharing their personal insights but also experience the enthralling character and timeless charm that this incredible venue offers.

Details of additional speakers and those contributing to the workshops will be announced in due course.

Speakers include:

Simon Hannah - Managing Director of fifth generation family firm, JW Filshill

Charles Bruce - Owner of Broomhall House, Fife, a stately home and estate that is preparing itself for life in the 21st century

Poonam Gupta OBE - A Scottish-Indian entrepreneur and philanthropist who emigrated to Scotland from India in 2002. and is the CEO of PG Paper

Edwin White - John White & Sons, Scotland's oldest family business dating back to 1715.

Robin Worsnop - Chief Executive and founder of Rabbie's, an internationally recognised tour company who deliver memorable experiences form small groups of inquisitive travellers.

Paul Andrews - Founder and Managing Director of Family Business United, the award winning magazine and resource centre for family firms.

Workshops:

Adding value to the family firm with Non-Executive Directors - Facilitated by Graham Burns, FWB Park Brown.

Employee ownership as an option for the future - Facilitated by Scottish Enterprise.

Key leadership skills for family business owners - Facilitated by Jo Macsween – former Managing Director of third generation family business Macsween of Edinburgh and current Vistage Group Chair in Central Scotland.

The workshop will look at what are the seven key skills a successful family business leader needs, and what activities do they undertake that set them apart? How do family business owners drive growth and performance in a family business? How do leaders know how well they have performed at these key skills and how can leaders inspire teams, increase productivity and create a culture of engagement and collaboration in the business that results in loyal customers who go out of their way to offer recommendations to others?

Grooming a business for transition to a next generation of owners - Faciliated by Mairi Mickel and including Mike Kane, Turcan Connell and Edwin White, John White & Sons.

Each year the event has grown and is now firmly established in the Scottish family business calendar. Do book early for the best rates. We look forward to welcoming you to Glasgow for another great family business event.

No refunds are given but tickets can be transferred to colleagues.
Due to unforeseen circumstances beyond our control the agenda and content on the day may vary from that published.




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Fifteen Ninety Nine

232 St Vincent Street

Glasgow

G2 5RJ

United Kingdom

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