Manchester Programme

Timings subject to change.

FRIDAY 23RD NOVEMBER  – BUSINESS | CAREER | ECONOMY

VISION STAGE - FRIDAY

PRACTICAL STAGE - FRIDAY

  • Financial independence: Managing your money

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    Join a panel to discuss managing your money, budgeting and tips and tricks for making your bank account work for you.

  • Workplace survival: tips and tricks

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    Learn from experienced panellists about handling day to day career difficulties such as handling personalities, work life balance and more

  • Your rights in the workplace

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    Get top tips and your questions answered from leading employment lawyers (discrimination, policies, parental / sick leave)

  • Going it alone

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    Leading entrepreneurs on how they took the leap and what to consider when starting a business, investment challenges.

  • How to influence policy

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    The panel will discuss how they have found successes, what they have learnt and how you can help shape policies that you care about.

  • Inclusive organisations and change

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    Hear from teams who have had success in making inclusivity a key focus and strength of their business

  • Art of networking

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    Social media Vs physical networking – how to build the best network online and in person, what tips & tricks can the panel share to help get you ahead.

WORKSHOPS - FRIDAY

LISTEN OUT LOUD - FRIDAY

SATURDAY 24TH NOVEMBER – WORKPLACE | LIFESTYLE | WELLBEING

VISION STAGE - SATURDAY

PRACTICAL STAGE - SATURDAY

LISTEN OUT LOUD - SATURDAY

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Join the EY Ideas Hackathon

“Ask better questions….come up with better answers!”

Come and join in with the EY Idea Hackathon; a fast paced and time limited event designed to produce creative solutions to current business issues. Hackathons are an innovative ground for new ideas, from different perspectives. This session aims to introduce you to the concept of hackathons and will cover a range of hot topics in 75minutes. We’d love you to be part of the conversation!

Fri 23 November 2018 12:00 – 13:15 GMT

 

Manchester Program

We have 3 themes; Vision, Practical and Workshops plus an  expo with leading employers across the Northern Powerhouse. We are committed to attracting a diverse community and inclusive range of conversations so please share across your network and wider communities.

FRIDAY – Business | Career | eCONOMY

Voices of the future meet Andy Burnham | Snap chats | Future gazing | Career talks

20 years on: Where science is taking us | What we want you to know: Under 18s panel | Stories of leadership from the North | Financial independence: Managing your money | Workplace survival: tips and tricks | Your rights | Going it alone: entrepreneurs discuss taking the leap | Understanding a profit and loss sheet | Confidence through comedy | #MakeYourAsk | Creating a powerhouse of fintech | Inclusive organisations and change 

SATURDAY – WORKPLACE | LIFESTYLE | WELLBEING

Wellbeing matters | Snap chats | Real life conversations

Alternative business models: education and work | How to plan for your 100 year life | World we want in 2040 and how to get there | Mental health: Getting to the other side | What advice would you give to your 18 year old self | Accessibility and the world of work | Giving back and paying it forward | Home: house buying, renting mortgages and lifestyle | Intro to stand up | How to start a podcast | CV clinic | 

SPEAKERS

Claire Eadington – Defra | Jordan Eastwood – Crit+ Esports | Vimla Apadoo – Future Gov | Lawrence Kenwright – Signature Living | Dr Carl Austin-Behan – LGBT Advisor | Andy Crompton – OBI | Stacey Copeland – Commonwealth boxing champion | Huw Spencer – Richard Corbett MEP | Rosie Corrigan | Joe Avrill – OBI | Michelle Partington – Mentis | Clare Devine – Sky | Sophie Cliff – This North Works | Emma Green – Northern Powerhouse Partnership | Dally Purewal – Ideas That Work | Clare Davidson – Sky

BUY Tickets NOW!
MANCHESTER
Manchester Central 23-24 Nov 2018
Pick and choose your days – we have tickets to suit your needs. Enter into the ballot for a gifted ticket by emailing hello@northernpowerfutures.com

*Students insert current student number Friday or Saturday ticket option and must provide current student number when purchasing student tickets.
**Pay it Forward tickets will be entered into a ballot and allocated fairly

Sponsors

Northern Power Futures is proud to be sponsored by a range of amazing companies, organisations and individuals. We’d love to hear from you if you’d like to support the future of your work and life in the North.

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Exhibit

We have opportunities for organisations to host experience-driven expo stands. Prices are £1000 or £200 for charities and community interest groups (limited availability) up for the 2-days. Engage with the future of  the Northern Powerhouse.