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Top line up at Worktech2010

14 October 2010

With speakers including Edward do Bono and Charles Leadbeater, now joined by motivational speak and Olympic champion, Sally Gunnell, Worktech 2010 promises to be time well spent at the British Library next month.

In addition to an already amazing line-up at this year’s WorkTech10 London on 15th and 16th November, Sally Gunnell OBE, motivational speaker and Olympic champion, is to join the programme. She will address the conference at the British Library on Health and Wellbeing in the Workplace. Full details of the programme can be found in the attached brochure.
This year’s themes include the Hybrid Organisation, Workplace Innovation, People and Space. Book now to secure your place.
Key notes speakers:
Edward de Bono: Author, one of the world’s most renowned management thinkers and originator of the concept ‘Lateral Thinking’.
Charles Leadbeater: Author and leading authority on innovation and creativity. His latest book, ‘We-think: the power of mass creativity’ charts the rise of mass, participative approaches to innovation from science and open source software, to computer games and political campaigning.
Focus on Hybrid Organisations with:
Dave Coplin, National Technology Officer, Microsoft will talk about how a new breed of ‘hybrid organisations’ that will emerge as the success stories of the 21st century.
Philip Ross, CEO of Unwork and Cordless Group, will look at the structure of work and the work/places for hybrid organizations, focusing on the idea of activity based working enabled by a range of new concepts, from permeated presence to unified communications and collaboration (UCC). He will look at the need to respond to external forces that will reshape how and where work is done.
Focus on The Future Professional Services Workplace with:
A number of the so-called ‘big four’ accountancy practices have embarked on a journey significant workplace change and innovation. We hear about KPMG’s Project Gold, PwC’s More London, and Ernst & Young’s Cube
Focus on People and Space with:.
Sir Christopher Frayling ex Chairman of the Arts Council and British Film Institute will take us on a journey to look at Workplace in the Movies.
Ziona Strelitz, Founder Director, ZZA will talk about Liveable Lives: addressing dysfunction in 21st century work
Masterclasses and a ‘Growing Knowledge’ tour of a new exhibition exploring the value of new types of research space and new digital research technologies will take place in the afternoon of the 15th November. Topics include Intelligent Buildings, O2 Case study, Workspace Satisfaction, Wireless Enterprises, Future of Collaboration. More details to follow shortly.
Three ways to book: · online: www.unwired.eu.com. phone 020 8977 8920. email: registrations@unwired.eu.com


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