Tony Vickers-Byrne

Chief Advisor, HR Practice, CIPD
Tony Vickers-Byrne

Tony Vickers-Byrne

Chief Advisor, HR Practice, CIPD

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Tony Vickers-Byrne – Chief Advisor, HR Practice, CIPD

Tony has over 25 years’ experience at HR director level, primarily in the NHS. This included roles at The Health Protection Agency, The Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Trust and The Royal Surrey Hospitals NHS Trust, where he also led on facilities and communications. Tony was HR Director at Public Health England and its Chief Adviser for Diversity and Inclusion and Staff Wellbeing prior to taking up his latest role in October 2018.

Tony will be working with CIPD colleagues on a range of national initiatives across diversity and inclusion, employee wellbeing and employee engagement.

Tony set up a compassionate management social movement in late 2016.  Over 250 senior leaders across the public, private and charitable sectors, plus professional and academic organisations, trade unions and expert consultants, signed up to help make compassionate workplaces, where people can bring all of themselves, every day, to an environment which is fair, inclusive, safe and supportive, the default position across society.

Tony is also a member of Professor Sir Cary Cooper’s National Forum for Health and Wellbeing at Work and a Trustee at the Royal Society for Public Health.

All sessions by Tony Vickers-Byrne

Morning coffee break and networking

11:00 - 11:30
Liverpool John Moores University

Networking lunch

12:20 - 13:20
Liverpool John Moores University

Afternoon coffee break and networking

15:20 - 15:40
Liverpool John Moores University

Room change

14:20 - 14:30
Liverpool John Moores University

Registration and morning coffee

09:00 - 09:30
Hallam Conference Centre

Keynote – the importance of championing well-being and inclusion

10:20 - 11:00
Liverpool John Moores University

Breakout sessions – click here to view sessions

13:20 -14:20
Liverpool John Moores University

Chair’s welcome remarks

09:30 - 09:40
Hallam Conference Centre

Chair’s closing remarks

16:25 - 16:30
Hallam Conference Centre