Optimising talent and technology to adapt to new workforce trends

5th Oct 2021

08:30 – 15:00 BST
£250 for Recruitment & Talent Solutions Leaders / Free for PointSix Members
The King’s Fund
Cavendish Square, London, England, W1G 0AN

About the Event

Join us on Tuesday 5th October 2021 for our annual conference and industry lunch for leaders of the UK’s best staffing companies. This exclusive event will present industry insights from world leaders in recruitment to help you make better strategic decisions about your talent and technology.

Speakers & Topics
Delegates are offered a rare opportunity to hear keynotes from two of the sector’s most respected executives. Leaders from the world’s largest recruitment firms and best technology companies will share leadership lessons and transformation tactics in chaired panel debates and curated roundtable discussions. Delegates will also be able to connect with peers at our industry lunch for the sector’s top leaders.

Who Can Attend?

Tickets are £250 for senior executives of the UK’s top Staffing and Talent Solutions companies. Tickets are free for PointSix members, so please do get in contact for a separate registration link if this is relevant to you.

Why join?

  • Learn a lot, be inspired – a wide range of insight and knowledge from industry and expert speakers, covering the most relevant trends, challenges and opportunities, will keep you energised and full of ideas.
  • You’re in good company – participants are all respected senior peers from the staffing & talent solutions the industry.
  • Share challenges and tactics in panel Q&As, chaired roundtable discussions and our networking lunch.
  • Meet the most relevant suppliers in a collaborative environment for advice and market insight.
  • Connect with peers – at the event and we’ll help you re-connect afterwards to keep important conversations going.


Alex Evans

Programme Director
TALiNT Partners

Ken Brotherston

Managing Director
TALiNT Partners

Debra Sparshott

Employer Programme Director
TALiNT Partners

Andrew Spence

Workforce Futurist

Scott Siwicki

Group Client Solutions Director
RGF Staffing UK

Katie Folwell-Davies

Investment Director

Brendan Flood

Chairman & CEO
Staffing 360 Solutions

Natasha Crump

ESG Director
Amoria Bond

Tim Cook

Group CEO

Mark Cahill

Managing Director
ManpowerGroup UK

Steve Ingham


Kevin Freeguard


Stuart Johnson

Account Director - Enterprise Solutions

Dougie Loan

Chief Revenue Officer

Adam Dale

Chief Revenue Officer

Affi Khan

CPL UK - Technology and Healthcare

Nicola McQueen

NHS Professionals

Saira Demmer

SF Recruitment

Anthony Genas

Industry Director - Accounting & Consultancy


  • 08:30 - 09:00: Registration & refreshments
  • 09:00 - 09:15: Welcome & state of the sector
  • Alex Evans, Programme Director, TALiNT Partners

Session One - Technology

  • 09:15 - 09:35: Keynote
  • Mark Cahill, Managing Director, ManpowerGroup UK
  • 09:35 - 09:55: Panel - Where is technology delivering the best impact & ROI for recruiters?
  • Scott Siwicki, Group Client Solutions Director, RGF Staffing UK
  • Adam Dale, CRO, SourceBreaker
  • Affi Khan, CEO, CPL UK – Technology and Healthcare
  • 09:55 - 10:15: Panel -What trends, technologies & models are enabling global recruitment growth?
  • Brendan Flood, Chairman & CEO, Staffing 360 Solutions
  • Katie Folwell-Davies, Investment Director, Twenty20
  • Saira Demmer, CEO, SF Recruitment
  • Stuart Johnson, Account Director – Enterprise Solutions, Bullhorn
  • 10:15 - 10:40: Roundtable discussions

10:40 – 11:05: Break & Refreshments

Session Two - Talent

  • 11:05 - 11:15: Employer Benchmark Insights: How recruiters can support new TA challenges
  • Ken Brotherston, MD
  • Debra Sparshott, Employer Programme Director, TALiNT Partners
  • 11:15 - 11:35: Panel - How can recruiters build better employer brands?
  • Natasha Crump, ESG Director, Amoria Bond
  • Tim Cook, Group CEO, nGAGE
  • Adam Hawkins, Head of Search & Staffing UK&I, LinkedIn
  • Dougie Loan, Chief Revenue Officer, Odro
  • 11:35 - 11:55: Panel - How to adapt to new workforce trends and customer demands
  • Andrew Spence, Workforce Futurist
  • Kevin Freeguard, CEO, Gattaca
  • Nicola McQueen, CEO, NHS Professionals
  • 11:55 - 12:20: Roundtable discussions
  • 12:20 - 12:45: Keynote
  • Steve Ingham, CEO, PageGroup
  • 12:45 - 13:00: Break for lunch

13:00 - 15:00: Session Three - PointSix Leaders Lunch

  • Anthony Genas, Industry Director – Accounting & Consultancy, IntroHive

Invitation-only lunch & networking drinks

The King’s Fund is a beautiful venue situated in Cavendish Square away from the hustle and bustle of the West End. This AIM accredited (from the Meetings Industry Association) space has the luxury of a large auditorium and open networking space with glass roof and top multimedia and production facilities. It also has one of London’s most sought after outdoor entertaining spaces!



"Engaging, relevant and the delivery was exceptiona!"
Julie Murphy
Recruiting Talent
"Great event and with relevant topics that challenge your thought process."
Antony Stokes
InterQuest Group

5th Oct 2021

08:30 – 15:00 BST

£250 for Recruitment & Talent Solutions Leaders / Free for PointSix Members
The King’s Fund
Cavendish Square, London, England, W1G 0AN