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Keynote 1 - Sponsored by Starling Bank

Wednesday 15th May

Thursday 16th May


11.00 - 11.30

Henry Patterson

The Power of Simple

Since the age of 9 Henry (now 15) has sat through many a marketing and product development meeting. He leaves each meeting always confused on why adults make everything so complicated. With brands such as KonMari (Marie Kondo) who has made millions out of something as simple as folding, Henry will explore the power of ‘simple’.


11.45 - 12.15

Geordie Palmer

what3words, building a global standard for communicating location

The story of how in 6 years what3words went from an idea to being used in 170 countries around the world, in everything from delivering pizzas with Dominos, to saving lives with Emergency Services in the UK, leading the way in voice recognition with Mercedes Benz and being a national address system in 9 countries.


13.15 - 13.45

Linzi Boyd

1 Earth, 1 billion purposes: Business Leaders to World Leaders

What if you could do something different with your life, that makes a positive impact on your family, friends, industry, even the world. The 21st century is about shifting industries toward a balance between nature and technology and how these two come together to create harmony. What if you could join a ‘quiet revolution’, connecting people, business owners and world leaders from first world and developing countries together to impact industries to shift the world.


14.00 - 14.30

Terry Cooper

Sales Secrets from Terry Cooper

4Networking Chairman, Terry Cooper, talks about his 45 years in sales and the lessons he learnt along the way. His humorous delivery will entertain you as well as giving you valuable information about how to be more successful in sales. If you’re just starting your sales career then Terry''s presentation is a must-see for you.


14.45 - 15.15

Wilfrid Obeng

Building Products for Everyone

Business growth is usually the by-product of solving a real-life problem. This seminar will explore how you can work closely with your product and design teams, to mitigate design issues and ensure the products or services you provide are useful to a wide array of customers.


15.30 - 16.00

Brad Burton

Your Success or failure is defined by your ability to make decisions. Want more success? Make better decisions.

YOU want to be a happier more successful version of yourself? Book now for your opportunity to see this true entrepreneurial powerhouse in action and to positively impact on you, your life and your business.


16.15 - 16.45

Remo Gettini

The technology behind GenZ favourite shopping app

A journey into how an explosive mix of innovative design, mobile-first strategy and crafted use of insights data is transforming the fashion industry. Depop is the next-gen fashion marketplace enabling a 15m strong global community of Gen-Z/Millennials fashion enthusiasts to search, purchase and sell relevant items of fashion.


17.00 - 17.30

Lisa Paton

Navigating your global growth journey.

The importance of culture, tenacity and resilience in growing internationally.