Part 2 of the Hume City Council Online Modern Business Program dedicated to local business resilience and optimism
Wednesday 21st October 2020 - 10am - 4pm
This uncertain and challenging time has forced businesses to reevaluate, innovate, adjust and become resilient. This online summit is a forum for the Hume local business community to come together to share experiences, learn together and be inspired to keep moving forward as we navigate the path into what will become Covid normal.
With a focus on the business disruption of Covid and looking forward into the future, start-up or small to medium business owners in the Hume region will learn about:
Attendees can also join in industry specific virtual networking sessions alongside specialists in:
Sally Williams, Sustainable Sally, Former Brand Power
Dr Kirstin Ferguson, Deputy Chair at the ABC, businesswoman, Forbes contributor, writer, former Air Force Officer and lawyer.
Shaun Hutchinson, Ops Manager, URBNSURF
Tim Kummerfeld and Brad Cooke, from Foodie Coaches
Erika Hughes, Commercial Director, Integra Systems
10:00am Official welcome
10:10am - Impacts & trends of Covid19 on Hume City Council local economy - Rob Hall
10:30am - Bold leadership in the age of Covid19 and beyond - Dr Kirsten Ferguson
11.30am - Hume local business stories: The importance of customer experiences - Shaun Hutchinson & Erika Hughes
12:00pm - Protect. Pivot. Promote: The business model guiding hospitality owners through Covid19 - Tim Kummerfeld & Brad Cooke
12:30pm - Virtual lunch networking with industry leaders
1:15pm - Your mindset workshop - Chelsea Pottenger
2:15pm - Panel discussion - Bringing it all together: Navigating Covid normal
2:45pm - Hume local business stories: Financial insights
3:15pm - Hume City Council - How we are here to help
3:30pm - 4:00pm - Virtual networking
Register for the full agenda, descriptions and outline of prizes available on the day.