Organisation Development Conference 2019

24-25 September 2019 | London

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Join us for the CIPD Organisation Development Conference on 24-25 September 2019 at The Montcalm Marble Arch, London

Organisation Development is still surrounded by a certain level of uncertainty when it comes to its role and effectiveness within the business. Yet, most organisations are doing it even if they don’t realise. Building great teams, developing future skills and changing cultures are all key activities of OD that will make a huge difference in driving performance and productivity.

Recognising the key role of OD in organisations and ensuring that we build effective OD skills is essential to drive change effectively, and support our organisations in their journey to success. The CIPD Organisation Development Conference 2019 has been designed as a combination of two days of best-in-class case studies, expert-led panel discussions and practical interactive sessions to provide current and aspiring OD professionals with a holistic experience of how to increase skills and performance.

From facilitating a collaborative culture, increasing engagement and managing organisation change effectively to increasing and profile and impact of OD, the two days will provide you with all you need to increase your confidence and skills as an OD professional and ensure you can create positive and long-lasting change within your business.

Programme

Day 1
24 Sep 2019
Day 2
25 Sep 2019
09:00 - 09:30

Registration and morning refreshments

Warren Howlett
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Warren Howlett

Chair’s opening remarks

Helen Cooke123
Helen Cooke

Opening keynote: embracing and facilitating a collaborative culture to drive innovation

Refiya Turner, HR Business Partner Organisation Development, CHP
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Refiya Turner

Case studies: supporting your people through change to increase engagement

11:10 - 11:40

Morning refreshments and networking

Jo MacPhail
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Jo MacPhail

Case studies: developing agile leaders to inspire employees in the face of uncertainty

Warren Howlett
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Warren Howlett

Interactive panel discussion: enabling digital transformation without losing the human touch

13:00 - 14:00

Networking lunch

Jennifer Flint
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Jennifer Flint

Case study: effective OD practices to ensure successful mergers and acquisitions

Meg Peppin123
Meg Peppin

Mini-workshop: exploring dialogic approaches to facilitate change within your organisation

15:40 - 16:00

Afternoon refreshments and networking

Aimee badcock
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Aimée Badcock

Closing keynote: applying effective OD practices to improve strategic workforce planning

Warren Howlett
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Warren Howlett

Chair’s closing remarks

09:00 - 09:30

Registration and morning refreshments

Warren Howlett
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Warren Howlett

Chair’s opening remarks

Julia Flower
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Julia Flower

Opening keynote: the job design of the future – what will roles look like in 10 years?

Francis Lake, Head of OD, CYBG PLC
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Francis Lake

Case study: raising the profile of OD to gain buy-in from other departments

11:10 - 11:40

Morning refreshments and networking

Anna Lees
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Anna Lees

Talk: what does the future of the OD profession look like?

Marlini Finney
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Marlini Finney

Interactive panel discussion: will organisational development replace HR?

13:00 - 14:00

Networking lunch

Marlini Finney
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Marlini Finney

Case study: measuring the success of OD by proving the ROI of your initiatives

Carrie Foster
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Carrie Foster

Workshop: leveraging the ‘use of self’ to become a powerful instrument of change

15:40 - 16:00

Afternoon refreshments and networking

Karen Dumain
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Karen Dumain

Closing keynote: developing an OD and design mindset to succeed in your role

Warren Howlett
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Warren Howlett

Chair’s closing remarks

Meet the speakers

Location

The Montcalm, Marble Arch
London
2 Wallenberg Pl, Marylebone, London, W1H 7TN

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