Future Leaders Forum

Timings: 13:00 - 16:30

Location: Leonardo Tower Bridge Hotel. 45 Prescot St, London, E1 8GP


Introducing our new Future Leaders Forum aimed at supporting early career professionals as they move through the early stages of a career in the marine industry.

This event will:

  • give a voice to young professionals to influence the agenda for a greener future
  • discuss the challenges and solutions that will shape the future skills of the marine sector
  • debate strategies to foster diversity, equity and inclusion
  • gain perspectives from panel discussions and participate in smaller roundtable focus groups

The aims of the forum is to:

  • Help young professionals develop a network of like-minded individuals
  • Increase the visibility of a career in marine engineering, science and technology
  • Encourage greater collaboration across the industry
  • Connect the next generation of sector leaders

This will be a half day event open to the under 35s and culminating in a networking drinks reception.

Wednesday 24 April
1.30pm – 2pm
Registration

Registration

2pm – 2.10pm
Welcome from event chair

Opening/Closing comments

2.10pm – 2.50pm
Adoption and Impact of Machine learning on current and future technology. How the industry is future proofing technology.

Sessions

2.50pm – 3.30pm
What to expect from your employer (and them from you)

Sessions

3.30pm – 4pm
Networking Break

Break

4pm – 4.50pm
Developing your career around your interests and skills

Sessions

4.50pm – 5.30pm
Visibility for future leaders to raise your professional brand

Sessions

5.30pm – 5.45pm
Close of forum

Opening/Closing comments

 

Nick Chubb

Nick Chubb

Founder, Thetius

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Ben Darnton

Ben Darnton

Director, Halcyon Recruitment

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Heidi Heseltine

Heidi Heseltine

Founder, Diversity Study Group, CEO, Halcyon Recruitment Ltd

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Jenny Kovacs

Jenny Kovacs

Visibility Specialist

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Amanda Peach

Amanda Peach

Career Coach, STEM Returners

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Conor Savage AMIMarEST

Conor Savage AMIMarEST

ESG Manager, Sainsbury’s bank

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Claudene Sharp-Patel CMarTech FIMarEST

Claudene Sharp-Patel CMarTech FIMarEST

Global Technical Director, Marine and Offshore, Lloyds Register

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