Flexible WorkFest

30 - 31 January, 2020

Whitespace, Edinburgh, UK
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.

Flexible WorkFest


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30 - 31
Jan

Flexible WorkFest

Whitespace, Edinburgh, UK

Speakers


Abeer Macintyre, Bruce Tait Associates
Nikki Slowey, Family Friendly Working Scotland
Lisa Gallagher, Family Friendly Working Scotland
Iain Valentine, Whitespace
Sharon Miller, Joy Works
Graham Jaap, AVIVA
Andrew Watson, Quorum Network Resources
Charlie Bell, Whitespace
Angela Mitchell, Deloitte
Flexibility in Non-Office Jobs - Concourse
What Millennials Really Want - Bar
Jamie Hepburn MSP, Scottish Government Minister
Stephen Fraser, Scottish Water
Katherine Marshall, SSE
Lynda Hood, Back in Business
Magnus Llewellin, The Times Scotland
Jane Van Zyl, Working Families
Darren Fogg, City Building
Happy & Healthy Employees - Main Hall 1
The 4-Day Working Week - Main Hall 2
Jane Lewis, BBC Sports Jornalist
Thanks to our sponsors: Arnold Clark, ILF, CIPD, City, SSE, Back in Business & The Times, Scotland.

Agenda


09:00 - 09:30

Registration & healthy breakfast

Programme

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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