PIC 2020: UP FOR CHANGE

THE INITIAL 2020 PROGRAMME IS NOW LIVE
Speakers will be added and topics will be updated on an ongoing basis in order to ensure that the content is kept fully relevant and up to date with industry events. Should you have any comments or recommendations on the programme below - please do not hesitate to contact me at any point on carley.donegan@acuris.com.

  • 11:00

    Registration for the PIC 2020 opens

  • 12:00

    Welcome Lunch

  • 12:50

    Perfect Information Welcomes you to the PIC 2020

  • 12:55
  • 13:00

    KEY NOTE: You are the master of your own destiny

  • 14:00

    Coffee Break

  • 14:15

    WORK SHOPS: Round 1

    #1  Agile and Remote Working – managing it / maximising it
    #2  It’s a personal approach – a fresh look at personal and life admin
    #3  Political Landscape – a regulation and compliance update
    #4  Get the story straight - using story telling to make your way up the stakeholder communication pathway 

  • 15:30

    Grab and Go - coffee and tea break

  • 15:45

    WORK SHOPS: Round 2

    Choose one from the options above

  • 19:00

    Welcome Evening Pimms Reception

  • 19:30

    Welcome Evening BBQ

  • 09:00
  • 09:10

    KEY NOTE: Tech Round Up: friend or foe

    Are AI, Robotics and Automation really a threat to our industry? A global look at what markets, industries and practices are effected, enhanced or threatened by these three areas of tech.

  • 10:00

    KEY NOTE & FIRESIDE CHAT: The Apprentice - You're Hired!

    Organisations are currently paying apprenticeship levies as standard… here is your opportunity to maximise on this with industry grade candidates

  • 10:50

    Coffee & networking break

  • 11:20

    PANEL DISCUSSION: Topic to be announced mid-March

  • 12:30

    Networking lunch

  • 13:30

    KEY NOTE: ESG - Environmental, Social & Governance

    What was once thought of as a "buzz word" of an acronym, has now risen to represent the three most important pillars of sustainable investment. ESG evaluation criteria is not only being used to rate the quality of an investment from a sustainability perspective, but also its associated risks. 

  • 14:30

    Practical Think Tanks (attend two - 45 min rotations)

      -  A fresh take on recruitment techniques  (e.g. blind CV reading)
     
      -  Remote office engagement

      -  Deploying strategic efficiency 


    Further topics to be released mid-March   

  • 16:00

    KEY NOTE: Best Foot Forward – engaging with senior stakeholders

    A cross industry look into recent studies and articles reminding us that information and knowledge management are power houses within organisations.
    How do we translate this upwards and firm wide?

  • 17:00
  • 17:10

    Official Closing of the PIC 2020

  • 19:00

    Champagne Gala Drinks Reception

  • 20:00

    PIC 2020 Gala Dinner

    Sponsored by Prenax

  • 08:00

    Post Event Networking Breakfast

  • 10:00

    Me Time: Energy & health rebalancing

    An optional interactive session