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New directions and business transformation - Acas East Midlands Annual Conference


Join Acas and leading experts from industry at a special day of HR masterclasses to help you with organisational challenges, to improve your skills, and to network with other professionals and share information.

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We'll be looking at some of the hot topics and perennial problems in HR and employment law and giving you top tips, practical takeaways and the unique opportunity to network, share ideas and ask questions of our experts on the issues that matter most.

Attend thought-provoking seminars led by our expert guest speakers, more details below.

Suitable For

HR and personnel professionals, line managers, supervisors, heads of department, Company Secretaries, Employee Representatives and legal practitioners.


Kate Nowicki, Acas East Midlands Area Director will be introducing our speakers:

Michael Baddeley, Head of Business Excellence, Ricoh UK & Ireland, will share his story around change in Ricoh, not just adopting new ways of working but also their organisational change.

Jean Cabena, Director of HR, Remploy, will talk about Remploy’s journey out of Government to an employee owned business and explain how Remploy can potentially help your organisation.

Peter Lawrence, Independent People Change Consultant, formerly of HMRC will explain how the focus on Organisational Development within HMRC has shifted to building capability and the benefits that brings.

Malcolm Boswell, West Midlands Area Director, Acas will be encouraging a new approach to age issues in the workplace.

Employment Law Update, Andrew Macmillan, Partner at Gateley Plc will provide the latest employment law news including any recent relevant case law decisions.

Acas Senior Advisers will also be on hand to discuss any workplace questions that you may have and of course, the great opportunity to network with other attendees over an excellent lunch.

Don't miss out - book your place now.

Venue Village Urban Resort and Spa, Chilwell, Nottingham   Map (opens in new window)   Date 07/02/2017    Time 09:30 - 15:30   
Price £125.00 per person    Please note our training events are VAT exempt
To book now

* Max of 4 delegates per organisation. Please call Acas on 0300 123 1150 or email if numbers exceed this or for more details about the training session.