Legal Work Surgery 2017

5th Oct 2017, CMS London

The Agenda  

08:30 Registration and refreshments  

09:00 Welcome from the Chair  

Martin Hale Founder The Work Surgery  

09:10 Welcome from CMS 

Simon Ryan Head of Premises CMS  

09:40 Driving change 

How do firms balance the need for efficiency and productivity within the collective ownership of an LLP work space? Our panelists share insights on the challenges and successes to their respective journeys.   

George Pantelides Director of Administration Europe, Middle East and Asia Dechert LLP  

Mayur Patel Director of Facilities RPC LLP  

Simon Ryan Head of Premises CMS  

10:20 The status of the office  

If cellular is here to stay how are legal firms adapting to broader workplace trends? When distilled down to a discussion about talent retention what does the future of the office look like?   Erol Aziz Head of Space Management KPMG 

Trent Baker Director Fluzig  

Jo Moat Director of Operations Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP  

11:00 Morning refreshments  

11:30 Cultural and behavioural challenges to digital effectiveness  

With an increase in the use of adaptive technology the demand for digital effectiveness has never been stronger our panelists share their approaches to driving rather than reacting to technology innovation.   

Edward Mackaness  Associate Director Business Services Allen & Overy  

Peter Otto Director Product Strategy & Design Condeco  

12:10 Curating the right experience  

Can a holistic workplace strategy curate the best experience for people to perform to their true potential? Though each of our panelists represent different industries their shared goal to deliver best in class workplaces brings to life the varied  challenges facing all firms in driving the future of work.  

Tom Carroll Head of EMEA Corporate Research JLL  

Jeanie Chuo Global Head of Workplace HSBC  

Barry Gipson Head of Organisation Development Osborne Clark  

Simon Horton Founder Negotiation Mastery  

13:00 Closing comments followed by lunch  

14:00 Conference closes

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