Agenda

For each 30-minute discussion session, you can choose from one of the available roundtables across all three streams and learn from the experience of the discussion leader, your fellow delegates and share your own perspective.Each roundtable is dedicated to a specific topic, and this year's topics include: Apprenticeships, Community Engagement, Mentoring & Coaching, Health & Wellbeing, Diversity Awareness, Future Skills, Identifying & Developing Leaders, and Lifelong Learning.

8.30

Registration


9.30

Chair’s Welcome

Speakers:
Cara Leach photo
Cara LeachSales & Marketing Director, Lumo Liquids & Pure Origin Group

9.40

Keynote – The Great Transition to Future Skills for Employees, and How Leaders Should Focus on Positive Augmentation vs Replacement

Speakers:
Yazad Dalal photo
Yazad DalalHead of Strategy, HCM Cloud Applications, Europe, Middle East & Africa, Oracle Corporation

9.55

Discussion Host Introductions


10.05

Discussion Session 1

Take a seat at one of the discussion tables in the room, across all three streams. Delve into conversation focusing on that table's topics with the table hosts and your industry peers, learning from them and sharing your own perspective.

Anita Davenport photoAnita DavenportPeople, Culture & Compliance Manager, Lander AutomotiveHollie Hughes photoHollie HughesManufacturing Engineer, Vauxhall Motors Ltd
Paul Broadhead photoPaul BroadheadHead of Community Investment and Education Outreach, Rolls-RoyceIan Green photoIan GreenSenior Controller - Global Training Centre, Nissan Skills Foundation
Alex Taylor photoAlex TaylorService Development Manager, Hunter
Fiona Anderson photoFiona AndersonFounder, ValuingYOU
Susan Jones photoSusan JonesSenior Quality Systems Specialist, Tata Steel EuropeJamie Thums photoJamie ThumsChief Operations Officer, Lintott Control Systems
Yazad Dalal photoYazad DalalHead of Strategy, HCM Cloud Applications, Europe, Middle East & Africa, Oracle CorporationSam Handley photoSam HandleyHR Director, Swiftool Precision Engineering
Dr Judith Shawcross photoDr Judith ShawcrossHead of Executive and Professional Development, IfM Cambridge - Education and Consultancy Services
Leigh Smith photoLeigh SmithNew Model Programmes Lead, Jaguar Land RoverLesley Lambert photoLesley LambertIndustry Academic Liaison Officer, Liverpool John Moores University
Anthony Walker photoAnthony WalkerStrategic Manager, Liverpool John Moores University

10.35

Panel Discussion – Women in Manufacturing

Developed in partnership with Liverpool John Moores University, this panel will explore the impact of women in manufacturing, as well as how employers can best encourage and foster diversity in their workforce.

Speakers:
Paul Broadhead photo
Paul BroadheadHead of Community Investment and Education Outreach, Rolls-Royce
Abbie Romano photo
Abbie RomanoPhD Researcher, Liverpool John Moores University
Dr. Ariel Edesess photo
Dr. Ariel EdesessResearch Assistant, Liverpool John Moores University
Philippa Glover photo
Philippa GloverManaging Director, CNC Robotics
Jemima Birch photo
Jemima BirchMonozukuri Engineer, Vauxhall Motors

11.05

Morning Break

Take a break, grab some refreshments and network.


11.25

Discussion Session 2

Take a seat at one of the discussion tables in the room, across all three streams. Delve into conversation focusing on that table's topics with the table hosts and your industry peers, learning from them and sharing your own perspective.

Anita Davenport photoAnita DavenportPeople, Culture & Compliance Manager, Lander AutomotiveHollie Hughes photoHollie HughesManufacturing Engineer, Vauxhall Motors Ltd
Paul Broadhead photoPaul BroadheadHead of Community Investment and Education Outreach, Rolls-RoyceIan Green photoIan GreenSenior Controller - Global Training Centre, Nissan Skills Foundation
Alex Taylor photoAlex TaylorService Development Manager, Hunter
Fiona Anderson photoFiona AndersonFounder, ValuingYOU
Susan Jones photoSusan JonesSenior Quality Systems Specialist, Tata Steel EuropeJamie Thums photoJamie ThumsChief Operations Officer, Lintott Control Systems
Yazad Dalal photoYazad DalalHead of Strategy, HCM Cloud Applications, Europe, Middle East & Africa, Oracle CorporationSam Handley photoSam HandleyHR Director, Swiftool Precision Engineering
Dr Judith Shawcross photoDr Judith ShawcrossHead of Executive and Professional Development, IfM Cambridge - Education and Consultancy Services
Leigh Smith photoLeigh SmithNew Model Programmes Lead, Jaguar Land RoverLesley Lambert photoLesley LambertIndustry Academic Liaison Officer, Liverpool John Moores University
Anthony Walker photoAnthony WalkerStrategic Manager, Liverpool John Moores University

11.55

Keynote – Changing Workforce Models

Speakers:
Sam Handley photo
Sam HandleyHR Director, Swiftool Precision Engineering

12.10

Discussion Session 3

Take a seat at one of the discussion tables in the room, across all three streams. Delve into conversation focusing on that table's topics with the table hosts and your industry peers, learning from them and sharing your own perspective.

Anita Davenport photoAnita DavenportPeople, Culture & Compliance Manager, Lander AutomotiveHollie Hughes photoHollie HughesManufacturing Engineer, Vauxhall Motors Ltd
Paul Broadhead photoPaul BroadheadHead of Community Investment and Education Outreach, Rolls-RoyceIan Green photoIan GreenSenior Controller - Global Training Centre, Nissan Skills Foundation
Alex Taylor photoAlex TaylorService Development Manager, Hunter
Fiona Anderson photoFiona AndersonFounder, ValuingYOU
Susan Jones photoSusan JonesSenior Quality Systems Specialist, Tata Steel EuropeJamie Thums photoJamie ThumsChief Operations Officer, Lintott Control Systems
Yazad Dalal photoYazad DalalHead of Strategy, HCM Cloud Applications, Europe, Middle East & Africa, Oracle CorporationSam Handley photoSam HandleyHR Director, Swiftool Precision Engineering
Dr Judith Shawcross photoDr Judith ShawcrossHead of Executive and Professional Development, IfM Cambridge - Education and Consultancy Services
Leigh Smith photoLeigh SmithNew Model Programmes Lead, Jaguar Land RoverLesley Lambert photoLesley LambertIndustry Academic Liaison Officer, Liverpool John Moores University
Anthony Walker photoAnthony WalkerStrategic Manager, Liverpool John Moores University

12.40

Keynote – Harnessing Technology to Innovate Talent Management and Address the Skills Gap

Speakers:
David Ivell photo
David IvellChief Technology Officer, Semta

13.10

Afternoon Break

Take a break, follow up on conversations, network, and explore our Smart Factory Expo!


14.10

Keynote – Leading People Development During Technology Transformation

Speakers:
Leigh Smith photo
Leigh SmithNew Model Programmes Lead, Jaguar Land Rover

14.25

Discussion Session 4

Take a seat at one of the discussion tables in the room, across all three streams. Delve into conversation focusing on that table's topics with the table hosts and your industry peers, learning from them and sharing your own perspective.

Anita Davenport photoAnita DavenportPeople, Culture & Compliance Manager, Lander AutomotiveHollie Hughes photoHollie HughesManufacturing Engineer, Vauxhall Motors Ltd
Paul Broadhead photoPaul BroadheadHead of Community Investment and Education Outreach, Rolls-RoyceIan Green photoIan GreenSenior Controller - Global Training Centre, Nissan Skills Foundation
Alex Taylor photoAlex TaylorService Development Manager, Hunter
Fiona Anderson photoFiona AndersonFounder, ValuingYOU
Susan Jones photoSusan JonesSenior Quality Systems Specialist, Tata Steel EuropeJamie Thums photoJamie ThumsChief Operations Officer, Lintott Control Systems
Yazad Dalal photoYazad DalalHead of Strategy, HCM Cloud Applications, Europe, Middle East & Africa, Oracle CorporationSam Handley photoSam HandleyHR Director, Swiftool Precision Engineering
Dr Judith Shawcross photoDr Judith ShawcrossHead of Executive and Professional Development, IfM Cambridge - Education and Consultancy Services
Leigh Smith photoLeigh SmithNew Model Programmes Lead, Jaguar Land RoverLesley Lambert photoLesley LambertIndustry Academic Liaison Officer, Liverpool John Moores University
Anthony Walker photoAnthony WalkerStrategic Manager, Liverpool John Moores University

14.55

Summit Recap

Speakers:
Cara Leach photo
Cara LeachSales & Marketing Director, Lumo Liquids & Pure Origin Group

15.00

Summit closes