About our events

We organise a range of events in London for professionals with an active interest in diversity & inclusion, HR, wellbeing at work and/or culture change. All our events deliver relevant, expert content and offer peer discussion and professional networking opportunities. To browse our full list of upcoming events, please click here.

Booking into our events

Attendance at our events is free with either Corporate or Individual Annual Membership of Cityworks.  Without a paid subscription, members may attend on a pay-per-event basis at £25 per head.  More information about these membership options are here.  To register on Cityworks please click here.

Our events cover the following topics:

  • Approaches to managing diversity and inclusion
  • Flexible working challenges and solutions
  • Implementing culture change
  • Gender pay gap reporting
  • Mental and physical health and wellbeing
  • Support for working parents and carers
  • Time off and sickness
  • Managing employee networks
  • Supporting social mobility
  • Career development and progression

Past and upcoming speakers have included:

  • Ann Francke, CEO of the Chartered Management Institute
  • Dame Janet Gaymer, eminent employment lawyer holding a number of high profile advisory roles
  • Liz Lynch, Head of Public Affairs, TSB
  • Fiona Cannon OBE, Group Responsible Business and Inclusion Director for Lloyds Banking Group
  • Matt Elliott, People Director for Virgin Money
  • Kathleen O’Connor, Associate Professor at London Business School
  • Marcus Read, Director of Financial Education at Close Brothers
  • Kirsty Bashforth, Founder & CEO of QuayFive Ltd, Non-Executive Director of Kier Group plc and former Group Head of Organisational Effectiveness at BP
  • Dr Duncan Brown, Head of HR Consultancy, Institute for Employment Studies
Event format and location

Our events take place over lunchtime in/around the City and last 1-1.5 hours. Informal networking time and a light lunch is always included.  The event format varies, we host roundtable discussions, panel events or seminars with guest speakers depending on the topic.

Please click here to read our Event Booking Terms & Conditions and Event Privacy notice.

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