Wellbeing at Work event London 2019

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The Wellbeing at Work Event returns for the fifth year in London in November 2019. The event provides HR, Wellness, D&I & Business leaders with the opportunity to learn from experts and their peers about the latest wellbeing developments and successes that are enhancing individual and organisational performance in companies across the world.

Congratulations on an absolutely fantastic event – the best I have been to. The mix of speakers, styles, sessions & networking opportunities was brilliant!

Diversity & Inclusion Lead, Virgin Money

Key Reasons to Attend:

  • Learn how multinational organisations are creating workplaces that thrive 
  • Leadership panel discussions informing workplace change
  • Employer case studies providing the secrets to employee wellbeing success
  • International experts bring best-practise from across the globe
  • Invaluable networking with business and HR leaders 

Thank you so much for putting this event together – it was honestly one of the best wellbeing events I have been to!

Benefits and Wellbeing Lead, The Telegraph

Organisations that prioritise workplace wellbeing out-perform their competitors and thriving workplaces are more profitable and creative so this is an essential must-attend event for those companies who want to succeed!

Join the conversation before the event on Twitter & Linkedin using #wbevent19

Sally Gunnell OBE, Olympic, World, European and Commonwealth Champion

Sally Gunnell OBE, Olympic, World, European and Commonwealth Champion


Following her retirement from international athletics, Sally developed a new career as a television presenter, author & motivational speaker

Ian Stuart, Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, HSBC UK Bank plc

Ian Stuart, Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, HSBC UK Bank plc


One of the UK’s largest banks, HSBC UK serves 14.5 million retail, commercial and private banking customers, supported by 32,000 colleagues

David Hynam, CEO, Bupa Global and UK & Chairman, HomeServe UK

David Hynam, CEO, Bupa Global and UK & Chairman, HomeServe UK


David became Bupa CEO in October 2016 & now leads Bupa’s UK businesses and their global offering

Yves P. Givel, Vice President Human Resources – Europe, Africa, Middle East and Southwest Asia, Hyatt Hotels Corporation & TedEx Speaker

Yves P. Givel, Vice President Human Resources – Europe, Africa, Middle East and Southwest Asia, Hyatt Hotels Corporation & TedEx Speaker


Leading the HR organisation for Hyatt’s EMEA & Southwest Asia region, with special emphasis on leadership & development

Bruce Daisley, Vice President EMEA, Twitter

Bruce Daisley, Vice President EMEA, Twitter


VP EMEA @ Twitter & previously ran YouTube UK at Google. Runs the Apple #1 podcast Eat Sleep Work Repeat & wrote The Joy of Work in 2019

Lord Patel of Bradford OBE

Lord Patel of Bradford OBE


Chair of Social Work England & former Chair of the Mental Health Act Commission & President of the Royal Society of Public Health

Emma Cusdin, People Director, Aviva

Emma Cusdin, People Director, Aviva


HR Director with over 20 years experience of strategic and operational HR within complex matrix organisations across UK, EMEA & Global units

Chris Randall, Chief Executive, Mayo Wynne Baxter

Chris Randall, Chief Executive, Mayo Wynne Baxter


Led a top 200 law firm for 12 years & a Non Exec Board member on legal regulatory body, with involvement in consumer focused regulation

Samantha Madeiros, Head of Employee Relations, Thales

Samantha Madeiros, Head of Employee Relations, Thales


Sam is a qualified solicitor and moved into in house employee relations work in 2012 to lead Thales’s mental health strategy

Arti Kashyap-Aynsley, Wellbeing Leader, Deloitte Consulting

Arti Kashyap-Aynsley, Wellbeing Leader, Deloitte Consulting


13+ years in the professional services industry & wellbeing sector to catalyse the way consulting businesses look at & address wellbeing

Sue Langley, CEO & Founder, Langley Group

Sue Langley, CEO & Founder, Langley Group


Global keynote speaker, Master Trainer, Researcher and expert in Neuroscience, Emotional Intelligence and Positive Psychology

Mark Twigg, Executive Director, Cicero Group

Mark Twigg, Executive Director, Cicero Group


Currently overseeing the firm’s expanding international business & a strong advocate for developing a positive mindset on mental health

Jeanette Bronée, CEO, Path for Life Inc.

Jeanette Bronée, CEO, Path for Life Inc.


New York City based international keynote speaker & global expert on performance, engagement & culture

Damien Shieber, Head of Culture and Inclusion, Santander

Damien Shieber, Head of Culture and Inclusion, Santander


Leads the culture team responsibility for wellbeing, diversity & inclusion, people data & insights, employee voice, engagement and culture

Asif Sadiq MBE, Head of Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging, The Telegraph

Asif Sadiq MBE, Head of Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging, The Telegraph


A Global Multi-Award winning, Head of Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging for The Telegraph, formerly Head of D&I for EY

Beth Robotham, Executive Director / VP, Goldman Sachs & Deputy Chair, City Mental Health Alliance

Beth Robotham, Executive Director / VP, Goldman Sachs & Deputy Chair, City Mental Health Alliance


Previously responsible for Health and Wellbeing at GS in EMEA and also spent three years as Head of Business Development at Bupa

Rob Stephenson, Founder InsideOut Leaderboard & Mental Health Influencer

Rob Stephenson, Founder InsideOut Leaderboard & Mental Health Influencer


A strong & personal interest in mental wellbeing & have been inspired to become part of the movement to end the stigma of mental ill-health

Sam Bloomfield, Wellbeing Officer, Independent Office for Police Conduct

Sam Bloomfield, Wellbeing Officer, Independent Office for Police Conduct


With lived experience of her own, Sam specialises in the areas of policing and mental health, and health and wellbeing for staff at the IOPC

Joanne Conway, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging Strategy Lead, EY UK

Joanne Conway, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging Strategy Lead, EY UK


Listed on the Northern Power Womens Future top 50 list and is a D&I Strategy Lead for UK&I at EY

Rachel Reese, CEO, Global Butterflies

Rachel Reese, CEO, Global Butterflies


Helping UK, US, Canadian and Hong Kong based companies & their clients become trans* inclusive

Yasmin Sheikh, Founder, Diverse Matters

Yasmin Sheikh, Founder, Diverse Matters


A multi-award winning TEDx speaker & award winner for her work in tackling pre-conceptions about disability, LGBT and ethnic minorities

James McErlean, Senior Manager, Headspace for Work

James McErlean, Senior Manager, Headspace for Work


Working with clients to support people leaders in their efforts to improve health, happiness and productivity among employees & cultures

Bertie van Wyk  Insight Programme Manager, Herman Miller

Bertie van Wyk Insight Programme Manager, Herman Miller


Equiping organisations with the knowledge and skills to become more productive, healthy and connected

Iain McLeod, Partner, Morrinson Wealth Wellbeing

Iain McLeod, Partner, Morrinson Wealth Wellbeing


Providing a wide range of wealth management services such as Saving & Investment planning, Retirement planning, Estate, Tax & Trust planning

Steve Peralta, Co-Founder & Chief Content Officer, Unmind

Steve Peralta, Co-Founder & Chief Content Officer, Unmind


Before co-founding Unmind, Steve spent 10 years as an executive performance coach, workplace wellness consultant, & mindfulness facilitator

Jonathan Garner, Founder, Mind over Tech

Jonathan Garner, Founder, Mind over Tech


Wellbeing & productivity company helping you transform from a distracted end-user to an intentional human who makes technology work for them

Alex Bailey, CEO, Bailey & French Ltd

Alex Bailey, CEO, Bailey & French Ltd


Alex is a pioneer of Applied Positive Psychology and Strengths Based Working in the UK and Internationally

 

07:30 – 08:30: 2020 Breakfast Leadership Round Table by Invitation only

Facilitated by Christine Elliott, Chair, The Health and Care Professions Council

 

08:00 – 08:45: Registration and Breakfast Networking

 

08:45 – 08:50: Welcome and Opening Remarks from the Chair

Jeanette Bronée, CEO, Path for Life Inc.

 

08:50 – 08:55: Energy Booster: let’s kick-start the day with some positive psychology

Led by Steve Peralta, Co-Founder & Chief Content Officer, Unmind

 

08:55 – 09:20: Opening Keynote Address

Sally Gunnell OBE, Olympic, World, European and Commonwealth Champion

 

09:20 – 10:00: Leadership Panel Debate

Ian Stuart, Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, HSBC UK Bank plc

David Hynam, CEO, Bupa Global and UK and Chairman, HomeServe UK

Chris Randall, Chief Executive, Mayo Wynne Baxter

Chaired by Alex Bailey, CEO, Bailey & French

 

10:00 – 10:20: Rewiring Work for the Future – Creating Winning Cultures

Bruce Daisley, VP EMEA, Twitter

 

10:20 – 10:45: Using Positive Leadership to Transform Your Work Culture

Sue Langley, Founder & CEO, The Langley Group

 

10:45 – 11:15: Morning Networking Break & Energiser Sessions

 

11:15 – 11:25: Audience Energiser

Led by Jonathan Garner, Founder, Mind over Tech

 

11:25 – 12:05: Panel Discussion: How can Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging Impact Mental Health & Wellbeing

Rachel Reese, CEO, Global Butterflies

Asif Sadiq, Head of Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging, The Telegraph

Emma Cusdin, People Director, Aviva

Yasmin Sheihk, Founder, Diverse Matters

Joanne Conway, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging Strategy Lead, EY UK

Chaired by Beth Robotham, Executive Vice President, Goldman Sachs

 

12:05 – 12:35: Round Tables Discussions

The opportunity for attendees to join a focused discussion on a specific area of workplace wellbeing

 

12:35 – 1:00: The Business case for Wellbeing

Yves Givel, a senior leader, advocate and practitioner of mindfulness at Hyatt, has seen the positive impact and power that mindfulness, and wellbeing overall, can have on the business and his colleagues. In this session he will address how and why companies need to incorporate mindfulness not only into their wellbeing programmes, but also link it to other critical areas such as leadership, innovation and change, diversity and inclusion, and career development.

Yves P. Givel, Vice President Human Resources – Europe, Africa, Middle East and Southwest Asia, Hyatt Hotels Corporation & International TedEx Speaker

  

1:00 – 14:15      Networking Lunch & Energiser Sessions

 

14:15 – 14:40: Financial education – the cornerstone of your employee wellbeing strategy

Financial wellbeing case studies & how to achieve success within your organisation

Iain McLeod, Partner, Morrinson Wealth Wellbeing

 

14:40 – 15.20: Panel Debate: Case Studies from Leading Organisations

Samantha Madeiros, Head of Employee Relations, Thales

Sam Bloomfield, Ops, Learning & Development Officer, Independent Office for Police Conduct

Damien Shieber, Head of Culture and Inclusion, Santander

James McErlean, EMEA Lead, Headspace

Arti Kashyap-Aynsley, Wellbeing Leader, Deloitte Consulting

 

15:20 – 15:45: Physical Wellbeing In The Office

Join Bertie Van Wyk as he examines the impact of sedentary office behaviours, the effects on our bodies, and the importance of a full range of movement to maintain healthy, productive staff.

Bertie will also provide advice on how to design an ergonomic office space that increases accuracy, quality and comfort.

Bertie van Wyk, Insight Programme Manager, Herman Miller

 

15:45 – 16:10: Networking Break & Energiser Sessions

 

16:10 – 16:35: Fireside Chat: How Leadership can change organisational culture with personal stories 

Mark Twigg, Executive Director, Cicero Group in conversation with Rob Stephenson, Founder, InsideOut

 

16:35 – 16:55 – Closing Keynote: Lord Patel of Bradford OBE, Chair of Social Work England & former Chair of the Mental Health Act Commission & President of the Royal Society of Public Health

 

16:55 – 17:00 – Wrap-up & actions from the day from the Chair

Jeanette Bronée, CEO, Path for Life Inc.

 

17:00 – 18:00: Wellbeing @ Work Event Networking Party!

Join us for further networking with speakers, attendees and partners

 


Awol Pods

Awol Pods

Space to Recharge – We’re bringing mental wellness and self-care at work into the mainstream consciousness





BeYou

BeYou

Award-winning wellness company that improves the health and lifestyle of employees through engaging and exciting digital technologies





Bupa

Bupa

We offer health insurance, run care homes, health clinics, dental centres, and provide workplace health services





City Mental Health Alliance

City Mental Health Alliance

Mental Health is everyone’s business





Classpass UK

Classpass UK

The fitness membership your employees will actually use





C&I Wellbeing

C&I Wellbeing

Your partner in mental wellbeing. Experienced NHS clinicians who can bring their expertise to your workforce





Bank of Me

Bank of Me

Powering productivity and transforming lives by helping us pay attention to our ‘human bank account’





Express Mobile Spa

Express Mobile Spa

Your one stop destination for Express Self-care





Firstbeat Technologies

Firstbeat Technologies

Advanced performance analytics for stress, recovery and exercise





Freebike

Freebike

Freebike is the most technologically advanced dock-less electric bike sharing network in the world. We offer subsidised corporate schemes





Futur3 You

Futur3 You

Futur3 You is an at work employee benefit company who mission it is to create happy, healthy and productive employees





Happiness Planner

Happiness Planner

We design beautiful inspirational tools that help you cultivate happiness, foster personal growth, and live your best life





Headspace

Headspace

Headspace offers businesses mindfulness solutions, services and research to support healthier, happier and more productive organizations





Herman Miller

Herman Miller

Inventive designs, technologies and related services that improve the human experience wherever people work, heal, learn and live





hero

hero

hero was formed to have a positive influence on individuals, organisations and communities by supporting all types of healthy behaviour





InsideOut Awards

InsideOut Awards

The InsideOut Mental Health Awards will celebrate our mental health and the organisations and individuals who champion it!





Kamwell

Kamwell

Award-winning employee wellbeing company that works with organisations to transform the health & wellbeing of their people





KivaQ

KivaQ

KivaQ’s mission is to improve work wellbeing, productivity & profitability in companies by engaging all members in a work community





Knotel

Knotel

Flexible workspace to power your people, productivity, and business





Langley Group

Langley Group

The Langley Group is a leading consulting and people development company





MHFA England

MHFA England

We are Mental Health First Aid England. We are a training and campaigning organisation





Mind over Tech

Mind over Tech

Creating the digital habits for a more purposeful and human world





Morrinson Wealth Wellbeing

Morrinson Wealth Wellbeing

Morrinson Wealth Wellbeing educates, inspires and supports organisations on financial wellbeing





Nuffield Health

Nuffield Health

Supporting businesses in looking after their employees by operating their fitness & wellbeing facilities services





Quidnunc

Quidnunc

Quidnunc works with professionals to nudge behaviour to build collaborative relationships





APeopleBusiness

APeopleBusiness

StressFactor™ a psychometric tool that identifies hidden stress within the workforce presented as a heat map through a digital dashboard





Rock at Work

Rock at Work

Increase workplace performance by transforming employees from mere mortals into rock stars





Sally Gunnell Health & Wellbeing

Sally Gunnell Health & Wellbeing

We are the end-to-end partners for organisations who want to improve their fitness to compete and win





Unmind

Unmind

Unmind is a workplace mental health platform. We empower organisations and employees to measurably improve their mental wellbeing





Future of Work Insights

Future of Work Insights

Future of Work Insights provides global insight, intelligence and the latest trends around the future of the workplace





Stress Management Society

Stress Management Society

Since 2003, our dream has been to create a happier, healthier, more resilient and sustainable world.





The Society of Occupational Medicine

The Society of Occupational Medicine

The Society of Occupational Medicine (SOM) is the largest & oldest national professional organisation of individuals with an interest in OH.




Energiser Zone in partnership with:

   

The Wellbeing @ Work event provides attendees a wealth of information on how to create the best workplace strategies and solutions to help employees thrive but we also want attendees to experience wellbeing throughout the day so we have created our Energiser Zone for attendees to re-charge and learn from experts about specific areas of wellbeing that can be easily implemented within the workplace.

We have teamed up with Awol Pods, Express Mobile Spa & Future You who will hosting a dedicated area. Below is our agenda and access is free to all delegates throughout the day:

 

8:00am – 8:45am Registration & Networking

  • 5-minute Chair Massages available to attendees throughout this session
  • AWOL Music & Meditation Pods available to experience throughout this session

10:45am – 11:15am Morning Networking Break

  • 5-minute Chair Massages available to attendees throughout this session
  • AWOL Music & Meditation Pods available to experience throughout this session
  • 10:50am – 11:00am: Desk Posture & Mobility Exercises: 4 simple exercises you can do at your desk to improve your posture and your aches and pains
  • 11:00am – 11:15am: Guided Meditation Class

1:00pm – 2:10pm Networking Lunch

  • 5-minute Chair Massages available to attendees throughout this session
  • AWOL Music & Meditation Pods available to experience throughout this session
  • 1-2-1 10-minute Nutrition Consultation with expert nutritionists
  • 1:10pm – 1:25pm: Guided Meditation Class
  • 1:30pm – 1:45pm: How can you incorporate essential oils into your daily life to enhance wellbeing (Including demos & free testers)
  • 1:50pm – 2:05pm: Guided Meditation Class

3:40pm – 4:10pm Afternoon Networking Break

  • 5-minute Chair Massages available to attendees throughout this session
  • AWOL Music & Meditation Pods available to experience throughout this session
  • 3:40pm – 3:50pm: Morning & Night Mobility: 10 min exercises you can do in your bedroom to improve your strength mobility posture and physical pain
  • 3:50pm – 4:05pm: Qigong taster session

5:00pm – 6:00pm Networking Party

  • 5-minute Chair Massages available to attendees throughout this session
  • AWOL Music & Meditation Pods available to experience throughout this session

We are delighted to provide delegates with discounted rates for accommodation close to the QEII Conference Centre via our Hotel partner Nubreed.

Visit our delegated booking platform by clicking here.

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Access-all Ticket£449.00Access to all content & break-outs, a healthy lunch & refreshments all day plus access to the exhibition & networking areas. Group Booking Discounts Available - Please contact us for information.

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Date:
6th November 2019
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Venue

Queen Elizabeth II Centre
Broad Sanctuary, Westminster
London, SW1P 3EE United Kingdom
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