IoD Scotland Annual Conference 2017
Thursday 2 & Friday 3 November 2017
Preparing for the Future
Creativity, Adaptability & Innovation
Gleneagles is the place to be if you are a business leader. In a rapidly changing world, the leaders and organisations that will succeed are those who are fit for the future. Creativity, Adaptability & Innovation must be at the heart of what we do and who we are. Come and discuss today’s pressing business issues with colleagues from all sectors.
Delegates describe the conference as, “open and friendly”, “very relevant to current needs”, “brilliant range of presentations”, “great connecting opportunities” and “all in all, time very well spent attending”.
With further speakers to be confirmed, we are pleased to announce the following (you can read about them on the Speakers and Presenters page):
- Ian Callum, Director of Design for Jaguar
- Philip Long, Director of the V&A Dundee
- Shona McCarthy, Chief Executive of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society
- Sharan Pasricha, Founder & CEO of Ennismore
- Ian Ritchie CBE, Non-Executive Chairman of Iomart plc, Tern plc, Computer Applications Services and Krotos
- Advocate Edith Forrest is Friday’s After Dinner Speaker
Friday’s intensive programme includes a range of keynote speakers, workshops and the IoD Scotland Forum in association with The Times Scotland. The conference dinner on Friday evening attracts an influential guest list and is an enjoyable finish to conference.
Thursday’s Conference, which starts in the afternoon, welcomes Professor Dame Anne Glover DBE, biologist and academic, to deliver the Leadership Lecture. Thursday workshops include “Do I need to develop my business outside Scotland?” and “Mastering the art of strategic questioning”. An informal networking supper rounds off the day.
Whether you are an IoD member or not, whether you are a regular attender or have never been before, we are sure you will enjoy participating at this flagship IoD Scotland event.
We have worked closely with Gleneagles so that you can enjoy 5-star luxury at preferential rates: a range of options are available, with the full conference package for IoD members £730.00 + vat (full conference including black-tie dinner and two-night stay).
Book Your Place Now
BOOK BEFORE 1 SEPTEMBER FOR YOUR EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT: bookings received and paid in full by 1 Septemer 2017 receive a 10% discount; not applicable on Thursday conference £150.00 (member) / £160.00 (non-member) preferential rate.
If you have any questions, please call First City Events on 01577 865498 / 07711 432745.