IWFM Conference 2020 goes virtual with week-long programme from 21 September


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13 August 2020


We are pleased to announce that our flagship IWFM Conference will be hosted virtually this year with the full roster of speakers presented across an exciting week-long programme.

With the ‘Navigating turbulent times’ theme never more relevant, we look forward to hosting a thought-provoking line up of speakers, presenters and provocateurs. Opening Monday 21 September and peaking with the full megatrends programme on Friday 25 September, you are invited to join us for insights and inspiration to help our profession thrive in these times of complexity, disruption and uncertainty.

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Hear what IWFM Director of Insight & Engagement, Chris Moriarty, has to say about the new format.


Don't worry if you can’t make one of the sessions because they will remain accessible throughout the week so you can catch up at a time that suits you.


Monday 21 September
Welcome, here's what to expect, 
Chris Moriarty, IWFM

Tuesday 22 September
10.30 - 11.30
Keynote speaker, Nigel Risner

Wednesday 23 September
10.30 - 12.00
Rebellious acts of positive change, Sam Conniff

Thursday 24 September
10.30 - 11.30 
A VUCA world, Timandra Harkness

Friday 25 September
9.30 - 10.30 
Mega Trend 1 – Climate change 
Climate change Q&A
Pen Hadow

11.00 - 12.00
Mega Trend 2 – Wellbeing
Wellbeing Q&A
Majorie Wallace

13.30 - 14.30
Mega Trend 3 – Technology
Technology Q&A
Dave Coplin

15.00 - 16.00
Mega Trend 4 – The future of work
Future of work Q&A
Matthew Taylor


Further to our outstanding line up, there will also be webinars, insights and research, networking, debate and conversation rooms, and sponsored sessions from our Sponsors and Exhibitors.

Once you have registered your place, we will contact you before the event with details on how to access the platform and set up your profile.

Find out more about the IWFM Conference 2020 and our speakers here.