Gatwick Diamond Skills Summit 2019
21st March 2019

Join us at the Gatwick Diamond Skills summit, themed on technology transforming the workplace.

About the event

Automation, cloud-based technologies, machine learning and augmented reality are the next generation of tools being adopted - do we have the knowledge and skills to embrace them in the Gatwick Diamond?

This half-day event, created for 'non-techies', features talks from speakers at Google UK, Roffey Park Intsitute, Exxonmobil and from 4D's Managing Director, Jack Bedell-Pearce.

Gatwick Diamond Skills summit talk


The event is split into two sessions with a coffee break in between.

09.00: Guest Registration and Coffee
09.45: Conference Welcome by Joanne Rogers, MD, Prowse & Co Ltd

Session One

09:50: Introductions:  Rosemary French OBE, Executive Director, Gatwick Diamond Initiative

09:55: Digital, Digits and Dialogue – What next for humans at work? presented by Dr Robert Coles, CEO, Roffey Park Institute

10:15: Talking Tech with Anthony Dong, Strategy Lead, Google UK

10:35: Building Our Talent Pipeline by ExxonMobil

11:00: Keynote Question & Answer Session

11:15: Coffee & Cakes in the Networking Area (with Flexibility Matters)


We look forward to seeing you there! If you have any questions, please contact our events team on 020 7183 0603.

Session Two

11:35: Business Panel chaired by Julie Kapsalis, Group MD, Crawley College featuring Simon Pringle, Red River Software; Sandra Norval, CEO of Bluedotaug; Ian Hannah, Founder of Value Dynamics and Jack Bedell-Pearce, MD of 4D Data Centres 

12:30: Wrap-Up:  Chair's Closing Remarks with Rosemary French, OBE

13:00: Networking Buffet Lunch with Demonstrations of Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality

14:00:  Close

We look forward to seeing you there