This Year's Agenda

Registration & Welcome

Break-out session features Pavlos Papaefstathiou (BCG), Lyle Crawford (BCG), Sam Rensing (BCG) and Freya de Mink (BCG),

moderated by Ashley Dartnell

Time
9:00 am
9:30 am

Opening Remarks

Break-out session features Pavlos Papaefstathiou (BCG), Lyle Crawford (BCG), Sam Rensing (BCG) and Freya de Mink (BCG),

moderated by Ashley Dartnell

Time
9:30 am
9:40 am

Jacqui Gavin

Diversity & Inclusion Centre of Excellence Manager
TLC Lions, Employers Network for Equality & Inclusion

Maintaining Momentum with Jacqui Gavin

Keynote features Jacqui Gavin (TLC Lions)

Time
9:40 am
10:10 am

Corporate Purpose: Ticking the Box or Meaningful Advocacy?

Panel discussion features Iain Anderson (Cicero Group), Pedro Pina (Google) and Richard Hurren (Levi Strauss & Co.),

moderated by Dr. Catherine McGregor (Catherine McGregor Research)

Time
10:20 am
11:05 am

Coffee Break

Break-out session features Pavlos Papaefstathiou (BCG), Lyle Crawford (BCG), Sam Rensing (BCG) and Freya de Mink (BCG),

moderated by Ashley Dartnell

Time
11:05 am
11:20 am

Real Talk: LGBTQ+ in Tech

Break-out session features Gary Stewart (Wayra UK), Lauren von Stackelberg (Expedia Group) and Martin Stead (Nutmeg),

moderated by Tracy Doree (Farewill / Entrepreneur First)

Time
11:20 am
12:05 pm

Then and Now: Rapid Change in the Workplace

Break-out session features Antonia Belcher (MHBC), David Pearson (KPMG), Laura Holleman (Goldman Sachs) and Teun Hermsen (McKinsey & Company),

moderated by Daniel Winterfeldt (Reed Smith)

Time
11:20 am
12:05 pm

The Role of Business in Advancing Equality in the World: Perspectives from a Consulting Firm

Break-out session features Pavlos Papaefstathiou (BCG), Lyle Crawford (BCG), Sam Rensing (BCG) and Freya de Mink (BCG),

moderated by Ashley Dartnell

Time
11:20 am
12:05 pm

Maintaining Momentum with Paul Price

Keynote features Paul Price (Topshop/Topman),

moderated by Ioannis Ioannou (London Business School)

Time
12:05 pm
12:35 pm

McKinsey Women’s Lunch

Break-out session features Pavlos Papaefstathiou (BCG), Lyle Crawford (BCG), Sam Rensing (BCG) and Freya de Mink (BCG),

moderated by Ashley Dartnell

Time
12:35 pm
1:35 pm

Lunch

Break-out session features Pavlos Papaefstathiou (BCG), Lyle Crawford (BCG), Sam Rensing (BCG) and Freya de Mink (BCG),

moderated by Ashley Dartnell

Time
12:35 pm
1:35 pm

Driving Change Where Change Isn’t Easy

Panel discussion features Geffrye Parsons (Macquarie Bank Limited), Mike Brigham (British Army) and Tim Franks (KKR),

moderated by Emma Woollcott (Mischcon De Reya)

Time
1:35 pm
2:20 pm

What's Next for PRIDE?

Panel discussion features Alison Camps (Pride in London), Jan Gooding (Stonewall), Philip Hewson (Transport for London) and Phyll Opoku-Gyimah (UK Black Pride),

moderated by Hugo Greenhalgh (Thomson Reuters)

Time
2:30 pm
3:15 pm

Networking

Break-out session features Pavlos Papaefstathiou (BCG), Lyle Crawford (BCG), Sam Rensing (BCG) and Freya de Mink (BCG),

moderated by Ashley Dartnell

Time
3:15 pm
4:00 pm

Careers Fair

Tower Suite: Meet employers and professionals at Europe's Leading LGBTQ+ fair.

Time
4:00 pm
6:00 pm

Drinks @ Plaza Suite, Park Plaza Riverbank London

Break-out session features Pavlos Papaefstathiou (BCG), Lyle Crawford (BCG), Sam Rensing (BCG) and Freya de Mink (BCG),

moderated by Ashley Dartnell

Time
6:00 pm
7:00 pm

Dinner @ Bar Elba

Break-out session features Pavlos Papaefstathiou (BCG), Lyle Crawford (BCG), Sam Rensing (BCG) and Freya de Mink (BCG),

moderated by Ashley Dartnell

Time
7:15 pm
9:00 pm

Registration

Time
9:30 am
-
10:00 am

Break-out session features Alexander Leon (Kaleidoscope Trust), Ambily Banerjee (GSK) and Rob Davey (Clarivate Analytics / Bi Pride UK),

moderated by Polly Shute (Parallel Lifestyle)

Networking Session

Time
10:00 am
-
10:45 am

Break-out session features Alexander Leon (Kaleidoscope Trust), Ambily Banerjee (GSK) and Rob Davey (Clarivate Analytics / Bi Pride UK),

moderated by Polly Shute (Parallel Lifestyle)

Opening Remarks

Time
11:00 am
-
11:10 am

Break-out session features Alexander Leon (Kaleidoscope Trust), Ambily Banerjee (GSK) and Rob Davey (Clarivate Analytics / Bi Pride UK),

moderated by Polly Shute (Parallel Lifestyle)

Defining an LGBTQ+ Identity in a Global Context

Time
11:10 am
-
11:55 am

Panel discussion features Dylan Lu (Boston Consulting Group), Ken Janssens (J.P. Morgan), Marianne Roling (Microsoft) and Rupert Abbott (GiveOut),

moderated by Cai Wilshaw (PinkNews)

Maintaining Momentum with Alan Seah & Brunch

Time
11:55 am
-
12:55 am

Keynote features Alan Seah (Pink Dot)

Dean's Introduction

Time
12:55 pm
-
1:00 pm

Introduction by Dean François Ortalo-Magné

The Power of Education in Pushing Forward

Time
1:00 pm
-
1:45 pm

Panel discussion features Aharon Cohen (London Business School), Aneeta Rattan (London Business School) and Dennis Layton (Oliver Wyman),

moderated by Aidan Currie (Reaching Out MBA)

Coffee Break

Time
1:45 pm
-
2:00 pm

Break-out session features Alexander Leon (Kaleidoscope Trust), Ambily Banerjee (GSK) and Rob Davey (Clarivate Analytics / Bi Pride UK),

moderated by Polly Shute (Parallel Lifestyle)

Real Talk: How Inclusive Are We?

Time
2:00 pm
-
2:45 pm

Break-out session features Alexander Leon (Kaleidoscope Trust), Ambily Banerjee (GSK) and Rob Davey (Clarivate Analytics / Bi Pride UK),

moderated by Polly Shute (Parallel Lifestyle)

The Power of Media in Pushing Forward

Time
2:00 pm
-
2:45 pm

Break-out session features Antony Wright (Interpublic Group), David Levine (The Walt Disney Company), Sara Geater (All3Media) and Scott Wimsett (Bespoke Banter),

moderated by Jacquie Lawrence (DIVA Media Group / DIVA Box Office)

Changing Perceptions: HIV After PrEP

Time
2:00 pm
-
2:45 pm

Break-out session features Ian Green (Terrence Higgins Trust), Kayden Gray (Impulse London) and Matthew Hodson (NAM aidsmap),

moderated by Dr. Ali Joy (Central London)

Fighting for Progress on Our Doorstep

Time
3:00 pm
-
3:45 pm

Panel discussion features Alex Kalomparis (Gilead Sciences), Angelina Ivanova (Subversive Front) and David Kakhaberi (Equality Movement),

moderated by James Longman (ABC News)

Final Remarks

Time
3:45 pm
-
3:55 pm

Break-out session features Alexander Leon (Kaleidoscope Trust), Ambily Banerjee (GSK) and Rob Davey (Clarivate Analytics / Bi Pride UK),

moderated by Polly Shute (Parallel Lifestyle)

BCG Dinner @ Atmosphere 360

Time
7:30 pm
-
10:00 pm

Break-out session features Alexander Leon (Kaleidoscope Trust), Ambily Banerjee (GSK) and Rob Davey (Clarivate Analytics / Bi Pride UK),

moderated by Polly Shute (Parallel Lifestyle)

Salesforce Party

Time
10:00 pm
-
1:00 am

Break-out session features Alexander Leon (Kaleidoscope Trust), Ambily Banerjee (GSK) and Rob Davey (Clarivate Analytics / Bi Pride UK),

moderated by Polly Shute (Parallel Lifestyle)