Understanding and tackling the issue of social mobility – how business can generate equality of opportunity for all, regardless of where someone is born. An interactive session with lively debate and polling for opinion
Welcome and Introduction – Wendy Austin, BBC
Sponsor’s Address: Tech Know-How – the new way to get ahead for the next generation – Liz Williams, Director, Digital Society, BT
Skills, employability, productivity and inclusive growth – Mark Huddleston, Managing Director, jheSOLUTIONS Limited
Social Mobility and the Professions – David Armstrong, Partner, PWC
Does Success Depend on Where You Live? – Denise Cranston, Head of Community Programmes, Business in the Community
How to Futureproof and Disrupt your Business – The Business Case for Social Mobility – Rioch Edwards-Brown, Founder, So You Wanna Be in TV?
Debate and Discussion – Panel: Made up of all speakers
Five Key Steps to Futureproof your Business to ensure Social Mobility and Inclusion – Rioch Edwards-Brown, Founder, So You Wanna Be in TV?
2:30 – 3:00 pm Networking Break and Business Expo
3:00 – 4:00 pm Workshops (delegates can choose one)