‘Your future is whatever you make it. So, make it a good one’. The IWFM London Region have been working hard in collaboration with some of our amazing Special Interest Groups to bring back our renowned London Region Annual Conference, however, don’t expect your usual type of conference! We’ll be exploring what was happening in the industry 30 years ago so be prepared for some surprising revelations! Then its ‘back to the future’ to explore how FM and the workplace have developed in the past 30 years and the latest trends in 2022 and beyond.
The very talented Ian Ellison, host of Workplace Geeks, will be chairing the event so expect a fast paced, high energy and interactive day. There will be an amazing opportunity to get involved in shaping the future with a fully inclusive hackathon hosted by Perry Timms, founder, and Chief Energy Officer of PTHR and award-winning writer on the future of work.
Sarah Armstrong Smith, Microsoft’s Chief Security Advisor, Board member, and voted most influential woman in Tech, trailblazer of women in business and women in STEM, is our inspirational keynote speaker. This is definitely not one to miss!'
Thank you to our exhibitors and sponsors Principle Cleaning, BPR Group, Mayflower Washrooms Solutions, Carbon Numbers, Liquidline, Audiem and Build Recruitment.
We look forward to welcoming you ‘back to the future’ on 15 November at 15Hatfields, London’s most sustainable events venue. Don’t miss out on this fantastic event, get your ticket today in order to shape your tomorrow.
The agenda for the day:
09:00 Welcome, Gary Binder, IWFM London Region Chair and introduction to event Chair Ian Ellison, director and co-founder of 3edges
09:10 Welcome from main sponsor, Peter Smith at Principle Cleaning
09:20 Welcome from IWFM, Peter Brogan, Head of Research and Insight
09:25 Introduction from Anthony Atkinson, IWFM Impact Awards 2022 Newcomer of the Year winner
09:35 An introduction: Back to the Future – Ian Ellison
09:45 Sebastian Bachelier, Living Wage Foundation
10:15 Ian Baker, EMCOR UK – Workspace SIG
10:45 Networking break
11:15 Greg Davies, Assurity Consulting - Sustainability SIG
11:45 Tim Axe, Genuine Dining Co. - Catering & Hospitality SIG
12:15 Anne Kinder, Nodus Solutions Ltd - Procurement & Contract Management SIG
12.45 Lunch and networking break
13.45 Hackathon with Perry Timms
15.30 Networking break
16.00 Keynote: Sarah Armstrong Smith, Chief Security Advisor, Microsoft
17.00 Closing address
17.15 Drinks and networking
18.30 Event close
Members: £80 inc. VAT
Non-members: £100 inc. VAT
Unemployed/students: £60 inc. VAT
Lunch and refreshments will be provided.