Jan
16
Wed
2019
Pivoting to Digital – Atradius Collections 2019 kickoff @ Prague
Jan 16 @ 13:00 – 14:00
Pivoting to Digital - Atradius Collections 2019 kickoff @ Prague

Andrew delivered a keynote at the Atradius Collections 2019 Global kickoff in Prague on the topic “Pivoting to Digital”.

Client feedback was “We really enjoyed the kick off and Andrew’s presentation was excellent and very well received.”

You can watch Andrew’s keynote in full below.

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Feb
20
Wed
2019
Our Digital Future – DHL Global Forwarding @ Regina Palace Hotel, Stresa Italy
Feb 20 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Our Digital Future - DHL Global Forwarding @ Regina Palace Hotel, Stresa Italy | Stresa | Piemonte | Italy
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Andrew addressed the European Senior Management team of DHL Global forwarding (DGF) about how technology can help them achieve their goals, and looked at key tech trends in the years to come. Highlights from his 50 minute session are featured in the video above.

Feedback from one delegate mirrors other client feedback: “Thanks again for a very inspiring and thought provoking presentation. Further feedback from my peers confirms you have given us a lot to think about so job done on that score!”

He is regularly asked to speak to the management teams of large companies at their annual strategy retreats or sales kick-offs. Why not review some of Andrew’s previous engagements and get in touch about fees and availability.

Mar
7
Thu
2019
TechnoGym Digital Transformation Event 2019 @ McLaren Technology Centre
Mar 7 @ 10:00 – 11:00
TechnoGym Digital Transformation Event 2019 @ McLaren Technology Centre | England | United Kingdom
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Following on from Andrew’s opening keynote at the TechnoGym Digital Transformation event at the Lancashire Cricket Ground Member’s Suite in Manchester on October 11, 2018, he presented at their Digital Transformation event held at the McLaren Thought Leadership centre.

He spoke to over 120 of TechnoGym’s most senior clients and staff about the opportunities from Digital and specifically:

  • To communicate the power of digital and how to embrace it to enhance your business
  • The benefits of enhancing digital for your business (Efficiency / Effectiveness / Differentiation)
  • Not seeing digital as a threat, or barrier (not to replace staff necessarily, but reduce tasks)
  • Out of industry examples of digital adoption to transform their business
  • Recommendations for adoption in the wellness sector
  • Provide 3 key takeaways for the audience to consider for their businesses

Additional video footage courtesy of Daniel Bristow at Clear As Day Productions

Stills photography courtesy Scott Heavey at Copper & Cope

Mar
12
Tue
2019
Mercer: The Digital Revolution and the future of the workplace – London @ Kimpton Fitzroy London
Mar 12 @ 12:00 – 12:45

 

The digital revolution is here and is bringing disruption and automation to all aspects of DB pensions.

But what does it mean for you and your members, and is it a good thing?

Join us for one of our morning seminars to hear from our DB experts and senior leaders on:

  • How digital technologies are revolutionising the UK’s Pensions industry
  • What robo-advice will mean for you and your members
  • How “big data” is changing the world of investment management 

Share your thoughts during a live panel debate on artificial intelligence – Is AI the future or are we trying to fix something that isn’t broken?

Our guest speaker, Andrew Grill – practical futurist and former Global Managing Partner at IBM – will also share his insights on digital eminence and how this could impact the pensions industry.

Refreshments and lunch will be provided and our DB specialists will be on hand to answer your questions and discuss the issues raised in more depth.

Click here to register your attendance for what promises to be an exciting, lively and thought-provoking event.

This is one of a series of events hosted by Mercer for Trustees of Corporate Pensions schemes, Financial Directors and Professional Trustees.

Mar
14
Thu
2019
Mercer: The Digital Revolution and the future of the workplace – Manchester @ Manchester Airport Hilton
Mar 14 @ 11:30 – 12:30

The digital revolution is here and is bringing disruption and automation to all aspects of DB pensions.

But what does it mean for you and your members, and is it a good thing?

Join us for one of our morning seminars to hear from our DB experts and senior leaders on:

  • How digital technologies are revolutionising the UK’s Pensions industry
  • What robo-advice will mean for you and your members
  • How “big data” is changing the world of investment management 

Share your thoughts during a live panel debate on artificial intelligence – Is AI the future or are we trying to fix something that isn’t broken?

Our guest speaker, Andrew Grill – practical futurist and former Global Managing Partner at IBM – will also share his insights on digital eminence and how this could impact the pensions industry.

Refreshments and lunch will be provided and our DB specialists will be on hand to answer your questions and discuss the issues raised in more depth.

Click here to register your attendance for what promises to be an exciting, lively and thought-provoking event.

This is one of a series of events hosted by Mercer for Trustees of Corporate Pensions schemes, Financial Directors and Professional Trustees.

Mar
19
Tue
2019
Mercer: The Digital Revolution and the future of the workplace – Edinburgh @ Venue White Space, Edinburgh
Mar 19 @ 11:30 – 12:30

The digital revolution is here and is bringing disruption and automation to all aspects of DB pensions.

But what does it mean for you and your members, and is it a good thing?

Join us for one of our morning seminars to hear from our DB experts and senior leaders on:

  • How digital technologies are revolutionising the UK’s Pensions industry
  • What robo-advice will mean for you and your members
  • How “big data” is changing the world of investment management 

Share your thoughts during a live panel debate on artificial intelligence – Is AI the future or are we trying to fix something that isn’t broken?

Our guest speaker, Andrew Grill – practical futurist and former Global Managing Partner at IBM – will also share his insights on digital eminence and how this could impact the pensions industry.

Refreshments and lunch will be provided and our DB specialists will be on hand to answer your questions and discuss the issues raised in more depth.

Click here to register your attendance for what promises to be an exciting, lively and thought-provoking event.

This is one of a series of events hosted by Mercer for Trustees of Corporate Pensions schemes, Financial Directors and Professional Trustees.

Mar
26
Tue
2019
Wealthtech 2019: The Truth about Digital @ Fishmongers’ Hall
Mar 26 @ 15:00 – 20:00
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Andrew provided the keynote address “Disrupt or be Disrupted” at the Compeer event Wealthtech 2019 in London.

After all the talk about Digital how has the wealth management sector responded?

All new technologies fuel agility and efficiency in the industry but do wealth managers see virtual interactions as a threat, or complementary to, traditional methods?

AGENDA

15:30 – 16:00    Registration and refreshments

16:00 – 16:10    Introduction: Master of Ceremonies – Alberto Cuccu, Objectway LTD

16:10 – 16:40   Opening Keynote: Andrew Grill – Disrupt or be Disrupted

16:40 – 17:00    Mario Alves, Aixigo – From Zurich to London: How a Private Bank boosted efficiency and satisfaction by adopting Digital Wealth Management

17:00 – 17:20    Dave Upton, Focus Solutions Group – What are you ‘Financial’ Planning Next?

17:20 – 17:50     Networking Break

17:50 – 18:10     James Brown, Compeer – Review of IT costs in wealth management and the digital demands of clients 

18:10 – 18:30     Suman Rao, Avaloq – A standardised core platform must accommodate user-led design

18:30 – 19:00     Wealth Management Panel Session

David Strydom (Raymond James), Eric Moe (Whitefoord), Mark Cadby (Tiller Investments), Stephen Green (Equiniti)

19:00 – 19:10     Summary: Master of Ceremonies – Alberto Cuccu, Objectway LTD

19:10 – 20:00     Networking, drinks and canapés

Based on our research, we will be delivering an assessment of the digital landscape and which developments the wealth sector is prioritising.

There is no charge for this seminar for representatives of wealth management firms and private banks.

A charge of £250 + VAT per ticket applies for service providers. More information can be found here.

Mar
28
Thu
2019
Royal London Legacy Division Conference @ The Principal Manchester
Mar 28 @ 10:00 – 11:00
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Following on from Andrew’s keynote at the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) conference in London, he was invited to present at the Royal London Legacy Division conference on the 28th March in Manchester.

Andrew’s keynote inspired delegates with the tools needed to embrace change. A 7 minute highlight reel of of his talk can be found above.

Conference Organiser Kavi Myadoor commented:

“A special thanks to Andrew Grill for being one of the highlights of the day! Your session on disruption was beautifully choreographed and to the point!”

 

You can watch the full 45 minute talk below.

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Apr
4
Thu
2019
MOBOTIX Innovation Summit Europe 2019 @ Dolce Attica Riviera Hotel
Apr 4 @ 10:00 – 10:45
MOBOTIX Innovation Summit Europe 2019 @ Dolce Attica Riviera Hotel | Vravrona | Greece
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Andrew delivered the opening keynote at the Mobotix Innovation Summit EUROPE 2019 in Athens, Greece to their key business partners and staff.

Andrew’s address stimulated ideas, and encouraged delegates to embrace change and provide advice on different ways of achieving success based on technology.

Apr
10
Wed
2019
Johnson Matthey Annual Conference @ Valencia, Spain
Apr 10 @ 09:00 – 11:00

Andrew delivered a keynote address then took part in an interactive “chat style” panel discussing organisational change.

He brought to the event his 30 years of experience of working within start-ups as well as large organisations such as IBM and explained how disruptive change is important for companies to stay ahead in a digital world.

May
16
Thu
2019
Arriva UK Trains Conference @ Birmingham
May 16 @ 11:00 – 13:00
Arriva UK Trains Conference @ Birmingham | England | United Kingdom
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Andrew provided an inspiring keynote at the Arriva Senior Management conference in Birmingham looking at current and future trends.

He also facilitated an interactive workshop with all participants following his keynote.

 

Jonas Software Business School @ Warwick University
May 16 @ 17:00 – 18:00

Futurist Keynote Speaker Andrew Grill delivered an inspirational keynote to 80 Senior Managers at the Jonas Software Business School intensive held at Warwick University.

May
23
Thu
2019
Johnson Matthey Conference @ Genome Centre
May 23 @ 09:00 – 11:00

After Andrew’s involvement at the Annual Conference in Valencia, he has been invited back to participate in an interactive “chat style” panel discussing organisational change for a Leadership Conference for their Efficient Natural Resources Sector.

He brought to the event his 30 years of experience of working within start-ups as well as large organisations such as IBM and explained how disruptive change is important for companies to stay ahead in a digital world.

Jun
6
Thu
2019
De Beers Innovation Day @ Rocketspace
Jun 6 @ 11:00 – 12:00
De Beers Innovation Day @ Rocketspace | England | United Kingdom

Andrew will be providing an inspiring keynote to a group of finance professionals from De Beers as part of an immersive innovation held at the London Rocketspace campus. 

Jun
11
Tue
2019
Procurecon London 2019 @ Twickenham Stadium
Jun 11 @ 10:00 – 11:00
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Andrew provided an inspiring keynote looking at Blockchain’s impact on advertisers.

The keynote addressed:

  • What do we actually mean by blockchain, and what is its particular relevance to the marketing and media industry?
  • Can you drive fundamental improvements in financial transparency in the marketing supply chain, or is it just industry hype?
  • How is the convergence of blockchain advances and regulatory issues affecting the use of consumer data?
  • Can blockchain help improve ad tech, protect personal privacy, and stop digital ad fraud while also attacking the duopoly of Google and Facebook?
  • How can you best prepare your organisation for new ways of doing business that could be unleashed if public blockchain technologies fulfill their early promise?

More details can be found on the event website.

Jun
13
Thu
2019
Turner & Townsend Senior Real Estate Leader’s Forum
Jun 13 @ 17:00 – 18:00

Andrew was the keynote speaker at the Turner & Townsend Senior Real Estate Leader’s Forum for their senior clients.

Andrew spoke about the future of real estate – digital disruption, smart cities, and the future workplace.

Jun
26
Wed
2019
The Future of Healthcare
Jun 26 @ 10:00 – 11:00
The Future of Healthcare @ London | England | United Kingdom

Andrew will be presenting to the senior executive and board of a global health provider to look at the future of healthcare.

Andrew’s brief is to look at future trends in healthcare over the short and longer term, to stimulate the thinking of executive teams into action and ensure they are well placed for the future.

He will be presenting to 3 separate executive audiences over a 4 week period.

Jul
11
Thu
2019
The Future of Healthcare
Jul 11 @ 10:00 – 11:00
The Future of Healthcare @ London | England | United Kingdom

Andrew will be presenting to the senior executive and board of a global health provider to look at the future of healthcare.

Andrew’s brief is to look at future trends in healthcare over the short and longer term, to stimulate the thinking of executive teams into action and ensure they are well placed for the future.

He will be presenting to 3 separate executive audiences over a 4 week period.