Unlocking Potential September Connect event
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The world around us is evolving at an ever increasing pace. The way we work, play, consume and communicate is constantly changing, affecting the way we do business. Organisations who harness these changes are developing sustainable competitive advantage. Are you taking control of the change? Do you want to discover the ways you can create new opportunities? 

This event by Unlocking Potential brings together for the first time two world-renowned speakers: David Gram, Marketing Director, LEGO and Eddie Obeng, Henley Business School Professor; Entrepreneur and leading authority on Managing in the New World. 

David will share how to survive, and become the industry leader when your market has shifted significantly, by telling the amazing story of LEGO’s evolution. Eddie will challenge your thinking, drawing on his experience and expertise to prove ‘the future is now... most of us are already behind’. 


8.30am: Registration and networking 

9.15am: Welcome from Unlocking Potential 

9.30am: David Gram ‘Playing Smart with LEGO’ and Q&A 

10.55am: Eddie Obeng ‘The future is now’ and Q&A 

12pm-pm: Networking lunch 

2pm: Close 

Cost: free

Book a place (Eventbrite page)

Unlocking Potential helps people develop and businesses grow across the South West, providing its most intense support in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. The programme is funded by European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and European Social Fund (ESF) and is managed by Plymouth University and Cornwall College.

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