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Ecos Centre
Kernohans Lane, Broughshane Road, Ballymena, BT43 7QA

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Re-imagining the talent dynamic - developing an inclusive culture to successfully integrate young people into your teams

Tuesday August 13th 2019, ECOS Centre, Ballymena. 10am to 2pm.

You're invited!

Attend this event to hear from a range of speakers to inspire you to think differently about your workplace productivity and how others have succeeded in building an inclusive working environment where everyone thrives!

Lunch will be served.

Speakers include:

Fiona Rooney, Managing Director, Ipsos MORI

Generation Z, the millennials future co-workers, are those born between 1995 and 2010. In this impactful keynote address, Fiona will share the results of the most comprehensive survey of Generation Z ever conducted. What do they consider their key priorities? And are they really that different? Get an insight into what matters to young people in your team.

See Fiona's LinkedIn profile here >>

Panel: Integrating young people into your teams

Hear from a panel of experts that have succeeded in creating a team culture to help apprentices and young staff members to thrive and bring their best selves to work every day. Panel members include:

  • Barbara Greer-Sayer, HR Manager, FP McCann.
  • Louise McElvaney, Director of People and Performance, Learning Pool. See Louise's Linked In profile >>
  • Julie Irwin, Director, J Irwin and Associates. See Julie's Linked In profile >>
  • Aidan McGrath, Acumensis. See Aidan's LinkedIn profile here >>

Roger Gribben, Acorn IT

Digital transformation doesn't happen in a vacuum - it typically has deep consequences for a company. It affects strategy and business models, as well as the entire workforce. Hear how other leading companies have embraced digital transformation and how they've made the changes they needed to maximise the opportunities from their investment.

See Roger's LinkedIn profile here>>

Sarah Travers, Director, Bespoke Communications

An experienced coach and mentor, Sarah has worked with thousands of people to help them to communicate within and outside the workplace for great working relationships. Hear how a simple mindset shift can help you and your team to work more effectively - both internally and with clients and partners.

See Sarah on Twitter here>>

Jamie Gordon, Ulster University Marketing Student

Jamie is working with Glaze Digital in Belfast on his placement year before returning to complete his final year at Ulster University. Hear Jamie's take on what young careerists need from their employers.

See Jamie's LinkedIn profile here>>

This event is supported by Mid and East Antrim Borough Council and curated by Bespoke Communications on behalf of Career Encode.

Career Encode is an employer-led collaboration to help companies to build and retain a talent pool of digital skills. Whether you're seeking to accelerate your digital transformation, or supplement your tech teams, it can be a challenge to source the skills you need in the market. Career Encode will help you to recruit quality Higher Level Apprentices to 'grow your own talent'.