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Event agendas

Please find the agenda for BAME into Leadership  Edinburgh (first tab) and Leeds (second tab) below.

2019 agendas for Birmingham, London & Cardiff will be added shortly. 

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Edinburgh | 21 February

08.45

Registration

09.30

Chair's welcome and introduction

09.40

Opening Address:

Diversifying the Civil Service: the journey so far and the road ahead

SPEAKER: Leslie Evans, Permanent Secretary, Scottish Government

10.15

Interactive Workshop:

How to build great relationships: overcoming the behaviours holding you back

SPEAKER: Elaine Powell, Peak Performance & Public Speaker Expert, SWC Consultancy and Training

11.15

Networking & refreshment break

11.40

Plenary Address:

Authentic Leadership: finding the courage to lead authentically

12.15

Interactive Workshop:

Networking with Confidence: creating rapport, respect and relationships

SPEAKER: Elaine Powell, Peak Performance & Public Speaker Expert, SWC Consultancy and Training 

13.15

Lunch

14.00

Panel Discussion:

Overcoming self-imposed barriers to success: shattering your own glass ceiling

SPEAKER: Rami Ousta, Chief Executive Officer, BEMIS

15.15

Closing Address:

Leading a change in culture: where do we go from here?

SPEAKER: Anas Sarwar MSP, Member of the Scottish Parliament for Glasgow Region

16.00

Chair's closing remarks followed by informal networking drinks

16.30

Conference closes

Leeds | 7 March

08.45

Registration

09.30

Chair's welcome and introduction

09.40

Opening Address

Diversifying the Civil Service: the journey so far and the road ahead

10.15

Breakout session A

How to build great relationships: 
overcoming the behaviours holding you back

SPEAKER: Elaine Powell, Peak Performance & Public Speaker Expert, SWC Consultancy and Training

Breakout session B

Finding your purpose: combining passion, mission, profession and vocation

SPEAKER: Elliott Rae, Head of Defra's Project Race and Founder, MusicFootballFatherhood

 

11.20

Networking and refreshment break

11.40

Plenary Address

Authentic Leadership: finding the courage to lead authentically

12.15

Breakout session C

Networking with confidence: creating rapport, respect and relationships

SPEAKER: Elaine Powell, Peak Performance & Public Speaker Expert, SWC Consultancy and Training

Breakout session D

Performance Appraisals: making your appraisal work for you

SPEAKER: Bernadette Thompson, Diversity Consultant, Co-Chair of Race to the Top G6/7 Network

13.20

Lunch

14.15

Panel Discussion

Overcoming self-imposed barriers to success: shattering your own glass ceiling

SPEAKER: Mushtaq Raj MBE, People Lead, Home Office
SPEAKER: Stella Okeahialam MBE, Deputy Director, Home and Legal Infrastructure and Projects Authority

15.30

Closing Address

Leading a change in culture: where do we go from here?

16.10

Chair's closing remarks followed by informal networking drinks

17.00

Conference closes