We are excited to release our Teaser Programme with four sessions as per below and the full programme is coming soon!

Saving Private Companies: A Judicial Fireside Discussion From the Front Line

Monday 17 May, 16:00 - 17:00
The Hon. Mr Justice Richard Snowden
Stephen Baister, 
Former Chief Bankruptcy Registrar
ICCJ Barber
Chair: Mark Phillips QC

Chaired by Mark Phillips QC of 3-4 South Square and a solicitor, an esteemed panel of judges will explore a variety of topical themes arising in the courts.

The Great Escape?

Tuesday 18 May, 14:00 - 15:00
Shaun Roy, Equity Partner, Knight Frank
Danny Waine, Head of Membership, ABTA - The Travel Association
Lucy Winterbourne, Associate Partner, Turnaround & Restructuring Strategy, EY
Chair: Charles Turner, Partner, Begbies Traynor

Will you be jetting away this summer? Will it be a case of ‘jab and go’ for you? Or staycation? We explore the state of the tourism sector as it affects travel destinations, aviation and the hotel industry. We will be joined by a panel of sector specialists who will be exploring the recovery prospects across the sector and sharing some thoughts on what to expect, what may have changed for good and who the winners and losers may be. Our panellists include Lucy Winterborne from EY, administrator of Flybe, Danny Waine from ABTA and Shaun Roy, head of hotels for Knight Frank. All have fascinating views on the future of this vital sector. The session will be chaired by Charles Turner of R3 Council and Partner of Begbies Traynor.  

Point Break: The Challenge of CVAs in 2021 and Beyond

Tuesday 18 May, 12:00 - 13:00
Vernon Dennis, Howard Kennedy
Melanie Leech CBE, Chief Executive, British Property Federation
Alan Ryall, , Managing Director, Avison Young
Chair: David Baxendale, Partner, PwC
Chair: Eddie Williams, Partner, PwC

PwC will host a panel of stakeholders including IP's, Agents. Lawyers, Property Owner bodies and restructuring professionals. They will discuss the CVA as restructuring tool, how it has evolved over time and its changing position as an effective restructuring tool in both the UK and as key consumer spending sectors emerge from the effects of the pandemic in 2021.

Reach For The Skies

Wednesday 19 May, 12:00 - 13:00
Mandy Hickson, Motivational Speaker & Former Fast Jet Pilot

Challenging times require an exceptional corporate response. So how do you motivate and inspire your staff to demonstrate outstanding leadership and teamwork under pressure; to stride confidently towards purposeful goals and maintain focus despite great risks? 

These critical success factors are clearly demonstrated by Mandy Hickson’s unique experiences of flying in a Front Line Tornado Squadron within hostile environments. 

The main themes are;
• The building and empowerment of effective teams
• Inspired goal setting and ultimate focus
• Decision-making under extreme pressure
• Nurturing a culture of self- confidence and aspiration


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