Employee Benefits Live 6th & 7th October 2020 (Online Event)

Friday 18 September 2020

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Our EB Live event looks in detail at the role employee benefits must play in organisational success through current challenges and in the future, and how new technology is making a huge difference. We will be hosting two full days of online seminars covering four broad areas:

Tuesday 6th October: Innovation & Development of Human Capital (Morning)

This webinar will run from 09:15 until 13:00. You are welcome to join us and opt-in for as many or few webinars as you can manage. Book your place here.

09:15 - 10:00 - Human capital: an SSE perspective. John Stewart, HR Director, SSE.

SSE has embarked on a journey to quantify the value of the human capital that it borrows from society. SSE has developed a listening approach in parallel with its employees which seeks to capture and act on key aspects of employee voice.

  • An appreciation of human capital, what it is and what it isn’t.
  • Ways that human capital analysis can be used to look at to illustrate a return on employee investment.
  • How employee voice can widen an organisational perspective in the current environment, helping define future ways of working.

10:15 - 11:00 - The richness of digital communication - making it simple. Andrew Morris, Sales Director, Zest

Utilising HR data in a smart effective way to informing benefit design and communication strategies.

11:15 - 12:00 - Engaging the split workforce. Bethan Dacey, MetLife.

Bethan is a Senior Client Relationship Manager within the MetLife Strategic Partnerships and Development Team. Bethan will present on avoiding employee burnout - how the pandemic has impacted on the way we work and how employers can support employees.

12:15 - 13:00 - Why Fierce Conversations are more important than ever. Dr. Naomi Irvine, People Development Associates.

Dr. Naomi Irvine will give an overview of the power of conversations as a leadership tool to uncover, and resolve, the organisation’s most pressing issues during intense change and uncertainty.

Tuesday 6th October: What Defines Wellness? (Afternoon)

This session will run from 13:30 - 16:30. You are welcome to join us and opt-in for as many or few webinars as you can manage. Book your place here.

From using artificial intelligence in supporting your team’s wellbeing. This series of webinars will cover everything from AI, mindfulness, flexible health benefits, and financial education, to help your teams review the support available now and in the future.

13:30 -14:15 – Mykay Kamara, Founder and CEO at Welbot: How Artificial Intelligence can help support your workforce in the future.

Delivering focused, intuitive wellbeing support to the employee whilst deploying AI to build your smart wellbeing communication strategy.

14:20 - 15:00 – Linda Neville, Company Director at SanaMente Hypnotherapy: COVID-19, The Anxiety Generation

As employers, what did you do, what could have been done better, and planning for the future

15:10 - 15:30 – Jamie Owens, Director of Sales and Partnership at Hussle Gyms: Is your body as fit as your mind?

Delivering flexible gym passes to match the new working patterns

15:40 - 16:20 – Acumen Employee Benefits: The Dynamics of Human Capital

Delivering Financial Education in the 21st Century.

Wednesday 7th October: The Accelerated Evolution of Benefits (Morning)

This session will run from 09:15 - 12:30. You are welcome to join us and opt-in for as many or as few webinars as you can manage. Book your place here.

09:15 - 09:55 - Mark Southern, CEO Healthcare Practice and Commercial Director WPA - "Private Medical Insurance - The Difficult Promise"

How do you access your employee benefits post-COVID, and will employees still value something they can't fully use?

10:00 - 10:40 - Beth Husted, Rehabilitation and Wellbeing Manager, UNUM - "Who Would Have Known: The Employee Benefits you never knew you had"

What are the value-adds you have but don't use? Market-leading support at no additional cost - learn how to understand your employee benefits (EAP, Occupational Health, Second Opinions, Digital GP)

11:00 - 12:00 - Greg Mills, Head of Financial Wellbeing Legal & General - "Tomorrow's World: The Gateway to a Great Retirement"

Greg will present on how using data science can be applied to design a benefit proposition that engages staff and makes pensions interesting.

12:00 - 12:30 - Acumen Employee Benefits- "Re-imagining the Employee Benefits Programme Within Budget"

Wednesday 7th October: How your Employee Benefits will help Change the World. (Afternoon)

This session will run from 13:30 until 16:30. You are welcome to join us and opt-in for as many or few webinars as you can manage. Book your place here.

13:30 - 14:05 - Phil Gillespie, Strategic Commercial & Partnership Manager, Tusker: The Drive for Green Benefits

Employer benefits of a green fleet and the benefit of SE for Green vehicles

14:10 - 15:00 - Lorna Blyth, Head of Investment Solutions, Royal London: The World has Changed -Does your Company Pension reflect this?

Lorna will provide an overview of ESG, Governance, and your employer responsibilities.

15:10 - 15:55 - Alison Woods, Partner CMS Law: Employee Trends Post-COVID

What's happening and what may happen

15:50 - 16:30 - Acumen Employee Benefits The COVID-19 Windfall

Summary and Close.