8.30 Arrival, Registration, Exhibition and Refreshments

9.30 Conference Opening
Welcome from Robin Knowles, Founder and CEO, Digital Leaders
Opening remarks from Conference Chair Mark Thompson, Strategy Director, Methods

9.45 Session One: Strategies to Transform
Addresses from leading thought leaders including:
Jacqueline de Rojas – Chair, Digital Leaders
Kevin Cunnington – Director General, Government Digital Service
Nick Williams – Commercial Transformation Managing Director
at Lloyds Banking Group

10.30 Session Two: Data and Ethics
All about Data in the post GDPR age including:
Eleanor Bradley – Chief Operating Officer, Nominet UK
Rachel Neaman – CEO of the Corsham Institute
Emma Lindley – Director, VISA

11.15 Coffee and Networking

11.45 Session Three: Born Transformers
Chaired by Jack Parsons CEO of Big Youth Group we have:
Larissa Suzuki – Head of Data Science, Founders4Schools
Chayann Bradford – Digital Pioneer at Ada. National College for Digital Skills
Ben Towers – Tech Entrepreneur

12.30 Session Four: Live Interview
A very special guest will be interviewed live on stage

1.00 Lunch, Networking and Exhibition

Afternoon – Digital Leadership in Practice
A series of panels and table discussions on practical leadership issues

2.00 Session Five: Driving Innovation in Organisations
Panel members include:
Paul Maltby – Chief Digital Officer, Ministry for Housing, Communities & Local Government
Kit Collingwood – Deputy Director, Data: Universal Credit
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Nigel Watson – CIO, Northumbrian Water Group

3.00 Session Six: Digital Teams That Perform
Panel Members Include:
Holly Ellis – Director of Capability for Digital, Data and Technology Profession at Government Digital Service
Emma Penney – Project Manager, MyNI

4.00 Conference Close