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One Day Dedicated To 49 Corporate & Charity Partnership Directors’ Latest Strategies To Maximise Results To Deliver Long-Term, Measurable Results!

A One-Day Conference & Networking Event, 3rd October 2017, Millennium Mayfair, London. Download Brochure. Book Now!

Best-In-Class, Innovative Strategies For Negotiating & Reinvigorating Relations, Measuring Impact, Skill Sharing & Volunteering, Boosting Engagement & Innovating Your Fundraising With Insights Into Corporate Aims & Expectations

The Industry’s Hottest Topics Covered In One-Day:

  • Innovative, Strategic Approaches: Form impactful, win-win partnerships
  • Boost Engagement & Maintain Momentum: Drive long-term success
  • Prove Mutual Value, Success & Impact! Measure ROI and social impact to secure buy-in
  • Creative Volunteering, Skill-Sharing & Fundraising: Harness new opportunities and shared expertise
  • Quiz The Corporates! Key insights into expectations and best-practice approaches
  • Brexit, Economic & Political Uncertainty: Combating external pressures
  • Next-Level Partnership Trends & Innovations: Keep up-to-date with the latest innovations in practice

Corporate & Charity Hot Topic Dedicated Breakout Streams (Closed Doors, Chatham House Rules Apply!)

A) Corporate Stream: Measurement & Buy-In + Innovations & Trends Panel

B) Charity Stream: Brexit, Economic & Political Uncertainty Debate + Corporate Insights Panel

NEW Features:

  • Brand New Interactive Formats: Tailor Your Agenda
  • 6 Case Study Presentations
  • 1 Interactive Panel
  • 2 Dedicated Sector Breakout Streams
  • 8 Concurrent Practical Networking Discussions: Joint Partnership Perspectives
  • 11 Concurrent Lunchtime Networking Discussions

Brand NEW Networking Venue, The Millennium Mayfair Hotel

12 In-Depth Sessions Focused On Your Hottest Partnership Topics: Innovative, Strategic Partnerships • Engagement • Corporate Clinics & Charity Insight Zones • Driving Momentum & Long-Term Partnerships • Corporate Stream: Measurement & Buy-In + Innovations & Trends • Charity Stream: Brexit, Economic & Political Uncertainty + Corporate Insights • Measurement, ROI & Social Impact • Fundraising & Innovation • Strategic Partnerships In Practice • Volunteering & Skill-Sharing

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Can you help corporates and charities drive partnership success and impact? For more information on how to get involved, please email partner@partnershipsconference.com or call +44(0)20 3479 2299.

Book your exhibition stand and two delegate passes from just £1,999 +VAT. Book your stand here. Please note that we have a limited amount of exhibition space available and stands will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis.

The 4th Annual Strategic, Win-Win Corporate Charity Partnerships Conference: Click Here To View The Full Agenda.

08.30 Registration, Coffee & Speed Networking

09.00 GIC Welcome, Interactive Voting Introduction & Morning Co-Chairs’ Opening Remarks

  • Paul Eastwood, Director – Partnerships, Virgin Money

  • Kate Collins, Director of Fundraising & Marketing, Teenage Cancer Trust


09.20 Innovative Techniques For Approaching, Developing & Delivering Different Strategic, Win-Win Partnership Models With True Value & Impact

09.20 Perspective One – Joint Perspective 

  • Kate Franks, Foundation Manager, the innocent foundation

  • Kat Ross, Head of Corporate Partnerships, Action Against Hunger

09.40 Perspective Two

  • Kate Gibson, Vice President Corporate Responsibility, IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group)

Joint Q&A

10.00 Joint Q&A


10.10 Successful Strategies & New Ideas For Boosting & Maintaining Employee Engagement & Business-Wide Buy-In To Drive Partnership Success

  • Eleanor Turner, Head of Corporate Responsibility, Prudential UK & Europe

  • Jessie Macneil-Brown, Senior Manager International Campaigns & Corporate Responsibility, The Body Shop

  • Claudia Candiotto, Corporate Responsibility Executive EMEA, Hilton

  • Emily Wilkie, Corporate Partnership Manager, Place2Be

  • Victoria Moorhouse, Head of Sustainability – Costa, Whitbread

10.45 Morning Refreshment Break With Informal Networking

11.15 Bonus Session; Reserved For Exclusive Partner. To get involved in The Corporate Charity Partnerships Conference, please call +44 (0)20 3479 2299 or email partner@partnershipsconference.com for more details.


11.35 Best-Practice Strategies For Keeping The Momentum Going & Ensuring Long-Term Partnership Success For Both Organisations

  • Juliet Silvester, Head of Responsible Business EMEIA, Fujitsu UK & Ireland

  • Melanie Failes, Senior Corporate Partnership Manager, Macmillan Cancer Support

Closed-Door Corporate & Charity Breakout Streams

Join your dedicated breakout stream to focus on some of the more sector-specific issues: colour-coded entry for corporate- or charity-only rooms, Chatham House rules apply.


12.00 O2 & NSPCC: Delivering Real Social Impact & Driving Commercial Value Through Our Strategic Partnership

  • Shelley Seed, O2 & NSPCC Partnership Programme Manager, Telefónica O2 UK

  • Rachel Hawksworth, Senior Programme Manager – Child Safety Online, Impact & Innovations, NSPCC


12.20 Keeping Up-To-Date With The Latest Trends & New Innovations For Next-Level Partnerships

  • Suzanne Westlake, Head of Corporate Responsibility & Corporate Affairs, Ocado

  • Payal Dalal, Head of Global Community Programmes, Standard Chartered

  • Kim Haynes, Head of New Partnerships, Oxfam

  • Paul Streets OBE, Chief Executive, Lloyds Bank Foundation

  • Siena Parker, Head of Creative Responsibility, Penguin Random House UK


12.00 From Brexit To Worldwide Political & Economic Change & Uncertainty, What’s The Likely Impact For Partnerships?

– Interactive Delegate Debate


12.20 What Do Corporates Expect & How Can Charities Optimise Their Approaches To Maximise Their Chances Of Success?

Facilitated by Amit Aggarwal, Director of Corporate Partnerships, Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity

  • Paul Broadhead, Head of Community Investment & Education Outreach, Rolls-Royce Plc

  • Barry Clavin, Head of Campaigns & Social Goals, The Co-op

  • Nicole Lovett, Director, Head of Corporate Social Responsibility UK, Deutsche Bank

  • Jo Daniels, Senior Sustainable Business & Corporate Partnerships Manager, Marks & Spencer plc

12.50 Lunch For Delegates, Partners & Speakers

13.20 Informal Peer-To-Peer Discussions, Corporate Clinics & Charity Insight Zones

A) Achieving Social Change Through Collaboration
Sam Davies, Head of Corporate Partnerships, Shelter UK 

B) Charity Of The Year
Katie Mosses, Corporate Partnerships Manager, The Brain Tumour Charity

C) Thinking Beyond Fundraising!
Lisa Basford, Director, Global Corporate Responsibility, IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group)

D) Multi-National, Complex Partnerships
Ella Clarke, Senior Corporate Partnership Manager, WWF

E) Collaborative Partnerships
Ana Svab, Corporate Responsibility Advisor, Sodexo

Corporate Clinics & Charity Insight Zones

F) Payal Dalal, Head of Global Community Programmes, Standard Chartered Bank

G) Julian Yorke, Global Community & Engagement Manager, Clarks

H) Amy Whidburn, Global Head of Corporate Responsibility, Mothercare

I) Karen Tighe, Head of Fundraising & Volunteering & Charlie Godolphin, Charity Partnerships Manager, Lloyds Banking Group

J) Gabriela Potworowska, Account Management Lead, British Heart Foundation

K) Ejemhen Esangbedo, New Business Unit Manager, World Vision UK

14.00 Afternoon Co-Chairs’ Opening Remarks

  • Graham Precey, Head of Corporate Responsibility & Ethics, Legal & General Group Plc

  • Paul Streets OBE, Chief Executive, Lloyds Bank Foundation England & Wales


14.15 Proving The Value Of Partnerships With Effective Tools & Techniques For Measuring & Evaluating The Tangible Benefits, Social Impact & Long-Term Achievements

  • Matthew Leopold, Brand – Sponsorship & CSR, British Gas


14.35 Exploring Innovative Ideas, Creative Fundraising Activities & New Ways Of Thinking Around The Changing Face Of Corporate Charity Partnerships

  • Lisa Bonadonna, Head of the Save the Children Partnership, GSK

  • Arabella Moore, Senior Lead for the GSK-Save the Children Partnership, Save the Children UK

14.55 Bonus Session; Reserved For Exclusive Partner. To get involved in The Corporate Charity Partnerships Conference, please call +44 (0)20 3479 2299 or email partner@partnershipsconference.com for more details.

15.25 Afternoon Refreshment Break With Informal Networking


15.55 What’s The Real Story? Learn From The Practical Day-To-Day Challenges & Successes Of Strategic Corporate Charity Partnerships

A) Siena Parker, Head of Creative Responsibility, Penguin Random House UK; Ruth Harrison, Director, Spread The Word
B) Matthew Lock, Head of Corporate Partnerships, Samaritans; Annette Saunders, Corporate Responsibility Manager, Vanquis Bank
C) Jo Daniels, , Senior Sustainable Business & Corporate Partnerships Manager, Marks & Spencer plc; Paul Buchanan, Executive Director, Business in the Community

D) Chris Carter, Corporate Account Manager, Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity; Clyde Muir, Vice President, Brand & Marketing, Europe, RBC Capital Markets, Royal Bank of Canada

E) Sam Davies, Head of Corporate Partnerships, Shelter UK; Sascha Chennell, Senior Social Investment Manager, Nationwide Building Society
|F) Rosalind Munro, Head of Community Investment, GE Global Growth Organisation UK & Ireland & Marelisa Vega, Community Relations Manager, GE Global Growth Organisation UK & Ireland; Partner Speaker To Be Confirmed, Help for Heroes

G) Karen Tighe, Head of Fundraising & Volunteering, Lloyds Banking Group; Speaker TBC, Mental Health UK

H) Katie Mosses, Corporate Partnerships Manager, The Brain Tumour Charity; Speaker TBC


16.30 Harnessing New Opportunities In Volunteering & Skill Sharing For Value-Adding, Mutually-Beneficial Partnerships

  • James Sutton, Business Development Strategist, Raleigh International

  • Clémence Francelle, CSR & Foundation Officer, BNP Paribas (Suisse)

16.50 Co-Chairs’ Closing Remarks

17.15 Official Close Of Conference Day

Please check the website regularly for updates and newly confirmed speakers. For more information on how to get involved in The Innovative, Win-Win Corporate Charity Partnerships Conference, please email info@partnershipsconference.com.