'THE POWER OF DISRUPTION'
This full day conference will bring together a series of high-profile speakers and panelists to entertain and educate guests, centralised around this year’s unique theme ‘The Power of Disruption’.
From creative entrepreneurs to seasoned business leaders, the Directors Conference is aimed at those who make the strategic business decisions for their company, no matter what the size.
Whether you are a start-up, owner of a well established organisation or simply a decision maker wanting to learn how to improve your business, the Directors Conference is a flagship event for your diary.
A traditional full day conference format with food and refreshments throughout the day alongside a well thought-out speaker line-up, the Directors Conference is one not to be missed.
Held at the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel, Lincoln on Tuesday 25 September 2018, between 8.30am and 6pm. You can see the full agenda by visiting the speaker page here.
We have a range of options available, from taking a stand in our Directors Expo, to sponsoring the event or having a corporate table. For more information you can see our range of packages here.
Having started his business straight out of school at age 15, James Sinclair has gone on to build a business empire spanning industries including entertainment, leisure and business training. James has a unique style of speaking, very at ease on a stage, his energy and passion for business oozes and excites the audience whilst engaging with every business owner in the room.
Along the way to his £10M turnover business he has produced a set of practical rules that apply to any aspiring entrepreneur from start up to multi-million pound operation, and he shares these willingly with his audience in a way that grips them from start to finish. Unlock the perils of employing staff, work out what it is you need to be doing each day in the running of your business & how James’ failed limo business provided the biggest lessons in life.
Matt has unsurpassed international experience in working with the largest brands across the planet in the fields of consumer science, creative design, and marketing strategy. His core fascination is rooted in understanding what it means to be human – exploring the depths of what our species is, and can be. He travels the world watching, listening and learning from companies, consumers and governments alike. As owner and founder of instinct laboratory group, Matt has built one of the world’s leading behavioural sciences networks.
Founder and Publisher, CityX
Dean is Founding Publisher of CityX and the creator of Lincolnshire Business Expo, Lincolnshire Digital, Tech and Innovation Awards, Expo East and the Directors Conference amongst other CityX events. He has been at the forefront of digital disruption of local media for the past 5 years.
Having previously worked for Siemens for 19 years, Neil was appointed Manager Director to the city’s largest private employer in October 2014. He is a well-known and respected business leader within the county due to him working closely with the Greater Lincolnshire Economic Partnership and the University of Lincoln on various projects.
For more than 30 years, Angela has only ever worked for the City of Lincoln Council. Now in the official position of Chief Executive, Angela has big plans for the future of the city and has been a key player in the Greater Lincolnshire Devolution plans as well as being in charge of Lincoln’s newly opened £30 million Transport Hub.
Greenborough is a business development and project management company with a team of 8 across Derby and Lincoln, founded 13 years ago. Russell is also CEO of the East Midlands Incubation Network; Regional Manager for Angels Den and has been managing a number of business support initiatives in recent years, including the Lincolnshire Investment Network.