Flexible WorkFest

Welcome to Flexible Workfest - Scotland's first festival of flexible working - jam-packed full of BIG Ideas and interesting conversations guaranteed to get you thinking about the way we work today and in the future.
30 January - 31 January, 2020 | Whitespace, Edinburgh, UK
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Welcome to Flexible Workfest - Scotland's first festival of flexible working - jam-packed full of BIG Ideas and interesting conversations guaranteed to get you thinking about the way we work today and in the future.
1
Day Event
22
Speakers
13
Sessions
30 - 31 January, 2020 | Whitespace, Edinburgh, UK

Flexible WorkFest

Speakers

Jamie Hepburn MSP, Scottish Government Minister
Jamie Hepburn MSP, Scottish Government Minister
Minister for Business, fair Work & Skills
Thanks to our sponsors: Arnold Clark, ILF, CIPD, City, SSE, Back in Business & The Times, Scotland.
Thanks to our sponsors: Arnold Clark, ILF, CIPD, City, SSE, Back in Business & The Times, Scotland.
Jane Lewis, BBC Sports Jornalist
Jane Lewis, BBC Sports Jornalist
The 4-Day Working Week - Main Hall 2
The 4-Day Working Week - Main Hall 2
Pursuit Marketing & Future X
Happy & Healthy Employees - Main Hall 1
Happy & Healthy Employees - Main Hall 1
Barclays & The Incremental Group
Darren Fogg, City Building
Darren Fogg, City Building
Operational Manager
Jane Van Zyl, Working Families
Jane Van Zyl, Working Families
Chief Executive
Magnus Llewellin, The Times Scotland
Magnus Llewellin, The Times Scotland
Editor Confessions of an inflexible worker
Lynda Hood, Back in Business
Lynda Hood, Back in Business
HR professional supported by Back in Business
Katherine Marshall, SSE
Katherine Marshall, SSE
Director of Markets, Regulation & Group Compliance
Stephen Fraser, Scottish Water
Stephen Fraser, Scottish Water
Customer Delivery Manager
Abeer Macintyre, Bruce Tait Associates
Abeer Macintyre, Bruce Tait Associates
Joint CEO
What Millennials Really Want - Bar
What Millennials Really Want - Bar
Whitespace, Desana & Get the Gen
Flexibility in Non-Office Jobs - Concourse
Flexibility in Non-Office Jobs - Concourse
City Building, Arnold Clark & CIPD
Angela Mitchell, Deloitte
Angela Mitchell, Deloitte
Consulting Partner
Charlie Bell, Whitespace
Charlie Bell, Whitespace
Creative Director
Andrew Watson, Quorum Network Resources
Andrew Watson, Quorum Network Resources
Managing Director & Co-Founder
Graham Jaap, AVIVA
Graham Jaap, AVIVA
Change Manager
Sharon Miller, Joy Works
Sharon Miller, Joy Works
Co-Founder & Director Get Started!
Iain Valentine, Whitespace
Iain Valentine, Whitespace
Managing partner
Lisa Gallagher, Family Friendly Working Scotland
Lisa Gallagher, Family Friendly Working Scotland
Director
Nikki Slowey, Family Friendly Working Scotland
Nikki Slowey, Family Friendly Working Scotland
Director

Agenda

09:00 - 09:30

Registration & healthy breakfast

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Thanks to our sponsors: Arnold Clark, ILF, CIPD, City, SSE, Back in Business & The Times, Scotland.

09:35 - 09:44

Hello from your hosts!

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09:45 - 09:55

Festival opening - Jamie Hepburn MSP, Scottish Government Minister for Business, Fair Work and Skills

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Jamie Hepburn MSP, Scottish Government Minister

10:00 - 10:15

Let's Get Started!

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Sharon Miller, Joy Works

10:20 - 10:30

From Mexico to Cairo with Carnwrath in between... it's always been a sporting life

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Jane Lewis, BBC Sports Jornalist

10:35 - 12:00

BIG Ideas Worth Exploring

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12:00 - 13:00

Lunch - Concourse

13:00 - 13:55

BIG Conversations Worth Having

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14:00 - 14:15

Coffee & Cake

14:20 - 14:24

Welcome back!

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Abeer Macintyre, Bruce Tait Associates

14:25 - 15:05

Living it!

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15:10 - 15:15

Festival Round-up

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Jane Van Zyl, Working Families

15:15 - 15:30

Confessions of an inflexible worker

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Magnus Llewellin, The Times Scotland

15:30 - 15:35

Thank you & close

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15:40 - 17:00

Drinks & networking in the bar

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