8:15 Registration Opens

09:00-09:05 Welcome

Vanessa Vallely OBE, Managing Director, WeAreTheCity

09:05-09:10 Welcome Conference Host

09:10-09:15 Welcome Headline Sponsor

09:15-09:35 The future world of work

Your glimpse into the future world of work and your plan within it. How will tech play a role in all of our futures? Are the machines really taking over?

09:35-09:55 Resilience in an ever changing world

Strategies to cope with the un-expected, how to plan and deal with change, how to channel your inner strengths to cope with challenges

09:55-10:15 Playing to your strengths

Forget weaknesses! We are talking strengths. Learn how to optimise your strongest skills and ensure others know what you are capable of!

10:15-10.35 Communicating with power

How do you ensure that your voice is being heard in situations where you need to influence others or raise your profile.

10.35-11.05 Q&A Panel

11:05-11.25 Coffee break/opportunity to browse marketplace stands

11.25-11.45 Network to get work

Building relationships for the long term. The how’s and why’s of networking. Here we make it easy for you to meet others and create relationships for the future – includes speed networking

11:45-12.05 Negotiate your future

Sometimes you just have to ask and negotiate in order to get what you want! Here we show you how. During this session you will learn how to own your worth and get your worth!

12:05-12:25 How to Influence others

There are things you want and need! How do you get others to buy into your ideas? Here you will learn how to use the power of the business case in order to get what you need

12:25-13:00 Q&A Panel

13:00-14:00 Lunch break/opportunity to browse market place stands

14:00-14:20 Your digital footprint

We live in a online world. How do we ensure that your digital footprint is telling and optimising your story?

14:20-14.40 You as a future leader

Being a leader is about behaviours. What ones should you be exhibiting? How can you be seen as a leader before you own the job title or run a large team?

14:40-15.10 Creating your career plan

Here we pull it all together – building a plan for you to work on throughout the rest of the year, ensuring you leave our conference with a to-do list of how to make 2019 your ultimate year of success.

Vanessa Vallely OBE, Managing Director, WeAreTheCity

15:10-15:40 Q&A Panel

15:40-16:00 Coffee break/opportunity to browse marketplace stands

16:00-16:30 Managing stress, life balance and your mental wellbeing – Incudes stress coping strategies, when to recognise the signs of burnout and mindfulness

Ambition and career progression is good, but of more importance is your mental health and wellbeing. How do we ensure that we are looking after the engine that drives the bus, both mentally and physically

16:30-16:55 Q&A Panel

16:55-17:00 Summary and close

Vanessa Vallely OBE, Managing Director, WeAreTheCity