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Check Out the Talent2017: Skills Summit Programme

talent2017_bannerWe are pleased to announce the programme of the Talent2017's Skills Summit, which will take place on the 16th March at City College Brighton and Hove. Tickets to the Skills Summit are available here

Attracting and growing the best talent is the lifeblood of any successful and ambitious business. The Talent2017: Skills Summit will offer delegates the chance to update and expand their knowledge on how they can find, train and retain the talent they need to successfully grow their organisation.

We’ve planned a full-day programme of expert speakers, workshops and best practice business case studies, with an emphasis on practical takeaways for your business.


Welcome and Introduction

by Nick Juba, CEO at City College Brighton and Hove and Phil Jones, Managing Director at Wired Sussex

Business Case Study: Great Place to Work

by Natalie James, HR Advisor at Madgex

Understanding Your Employer Brand

by Katrina Wray, Managing Partner at Lift Consultancy

Workshop: The Secret(s) to Attracting Great Talent

facilitated by Katrina Wray and Eileen Melville, Managing Partners at Lift Consultancy

Optional Lunchtime Session: New Apprenticeships, New Opportunities for SMEs

facilated by Richard Freeman, Lead Project Consultant Apprenticeships in Sussex

Old Dogs and Young Guns

By Mark Iremonger, CEO UK and Louise Cotton, HR Director at iCrossing

Panel Disscusion and Q&A: New Thinking and Models for Skills Development

Participants are Vicky Schildkamp, Chief of Staff at Automation Logic, James Box, User Experience Director at Clearleft

Business Case Study: All of Your Staff Are Going to Leave

by Alick Mighall, Managing Director at Miggle

Developing Your Top Talent - Insights from Ebay

by Chris Ricketts, Director at Turn10 Consulting

Group Discussion: Key Talent Questions...

facilitated by Chris Ricketts, Director at Turn10 Consulting

Summit Summary and Thanks

by Phil Jones, Managing Director at Wired Sussex

Tickets to the Skills Summit are £19 for members and £49 for non-members. You can read more about the event and get tickets here. Hope to see you there! 

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