Organisation Development

Conference 2021

11 March 2021 | Online

Meet the speakers

Thanks for attending the online CIPD Organisation Development Conference — Leading with courage through disruptive times

Following the success of the 2020 edition, the CIPD Organisation Development Conference will be back on 11 March 2021. This online conference has been designed to provide OD, HR and L&D professionals with holistic insights to develop their skills and performance. Supporting OD functions to power organisations through disruption and help deliver future business success.

You’ll have the opportunity to discuss with experts four thematic blocks which fully summarise the core elements of the OD practice: courage, values, agility and disruption. The conference brings inspirational keynotes, practical and successful case studies and interactive panel discussions.

Highlighting the significant importance of the OD function in helping organisations through and after the disruptive pandemic period. The agenda will explore the world of data and evidence-based decisions as a support to the OD function in working towards a more desired “future state” of the organisation.

What’s in it for you?

  • Find out how to lead organisational development with courage
  • Learn how to better support your organisation in time of disruption and crisis
  • Discover how the world of work has changed and what it means from an OD perspective
  • Utilise organisational diagnosis as an evidence based approach
  • Learn how to move from theory to practice analysing when the OD model meets reality.

Thanks to our sponsor





Day 1
11 Mar 2021
David Hayden123
David Hayden

Chair’s opening remarks

Karen Dumain123
Karen Dumain

Talk: Supporting organisations in the times of crisis

10:40 - 11:00

Morning break

Alex Covey123
Alex Covey

In conversation: The end of the world of work that we thought we knew

David Denyer123
David Denyer

Thought Leader: Organisational diagnosis: an evidence-based approach

12:10 - 13:10

Lunch break

Tony Fraser123
Tony Fraser

Thought Leader: The Gestalt approach in organisation development

14:40 - 15:00

Afternoon break

Dr. Mee-Yan Cheung Judge123
Dr. Mee-Yan Cheung Judge
David Hayden123
David Hayden

Chair’s closing remarks

Meet the speakers