On Wednesday 6th February 2019, The Birmingham PA Forum is holding their inaugural Learning and Development Conference at Unique Venues Birmingham. The event is aimed Personal, Executive and Virtual Assistants as well as Office Managers and all staff within support roles across the region.
The PA Forum have invited two keynote motivational and educational speakers, Lara Morgan and Mandy Hickson. Lara is an entrepreneur and regular commentator on the BBC and Sky News current affairs. Mandy was the second woman to fly the Tornado GR4 operationally and, since soaring on from the RAF, she now draws on her experiences of strategic decision-making, leadership under pressure and communication to inspire others. Her charisma and practical takeaways both engage and train audiences.
There will also be a panel discussion on "The Ever-Changing Role of a PA” featuring industry experts, representation bodies and media. Already confirmed to appear on the panel are Elizabeth Wakeling from Institute of Management Assistants, Lucy Brazier of Executive Secretary Magazine, Andrew Jardine of Institute of Administrative Management, Jayne Forgham, Personal Assistant at PwC and Matthew Hammond, Midlands Regional Chairman PwC.
There will also be plenty of networking opportunities for attendees, as well as a selection of seminars and team building activities.