<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none;" alt="" src="https://dc.ads.linkedin.com/collect/?pid=1191673&amp;fmt=gif">

Past Events

Chief disruptor LIVE OCt 2019

Supercharge your business.

It's time to supercharge your business - all of it. The disruptors are becoming the disruptees, as competition evolves fast across sectors. But evolution creates opportunity and at Chief Disruptor LIVE October 2019, we'll be jumping feet first into the opportunity landscape for businesses today.

Join over 3oo digital leaders from across industry to evaluate the current state of change and reinvigorate approaches to disruption. 

Date: Tuesday 1 October 2019

Location: Millbank Tower, London, SW1P 4QP


Chief Disruptor LIVE

Turning DAta into Intelligence

Outmanoeuvre your competitors through AI advantage

The ability of artificial intelligence to derive clear insights from complex data can provide a huge competitive advantage. However, businesses from different industries face the same strategic challenges. From aligning people and processes to understanding the value of your data and the new security landscape, every organisation must create strong foundations before AI can power them forward.

Join members of the defence community and the Nimbus Ninety community to explore how to outmanoeuvre competitors, and turn your intelligence and AI challenges into your key differentiator.

Date: Tuesday 1 October 2019
18:00 - 22:00
Millbank Tower, London, SW1P 4QP

Turning Data into Intelligence


Release your digital ambitions

Your digital ambitions cannot flourish without cloud. Bringing intuitive experiences and data-rich services to life depends on your multi-cloud strategy and ongoing management.

We explored, realigned and recharged your #cloudgoals at our rapid-fire breakfast workshop.

Date: Tuesday 24 September 2019
 08:00 - 11:00
 IBM, Southbank

Learn More


Accelerate your journey to ai

The path from cloud to data to AI

AI holds so much promise for liberating the world's information. Whilst pilots are common, executing a fully-fledged AI strategy requires a critically different approach to data and cloud. 

Senior leaders, tasked with architecting the path from cloud to data to AI, joined us for a lively evening of debate and networking.

Date: Thursday 12 September 2019
18:00 - 21:30
The Menier Penthouse, SE1 1UN

IBM Accelerate your journey

IT, AI and digital technology careers event

Technology affects every industry and profession, including law, medicine, marketing, advertising, real estate, journalism, the City and defence.
We heard from people who are already established in their careers in technology, and those looking interested in careers in technology, in an informal setting over a drinks.

Date: Wednesday 11 September 2019
18:00 - 20:30
15 Bishopsgate, London EC2N 3AR

Invitation Only

View Cropped

The Customer Happiness Index Dinner 

Your customers' happiness is everything.

Senior marketing and product peers joined us explore how to cut through the noise of big data to  measure happiness, and find quick and meaningful ways to connect to customers saturated with digital experiences.

Date: Thursday 20 June, 2019
Time: 18:30 - 22:30
Location: The Covent Garden Hotel, London

Post Event Summary

Covent Garden Hotel

Smart Retail Works

Insights from The Smart Report Retail

We were joined by leading retailers to explore incisive new research into the retail industry.

Date: Thursday 6 June 2019
Location: The Gherkin, London

Post Event Summary

The Gherkin


Data power, AI and the future of sales  

Senior members from across industries joined us for a lively evening to discover the path to data enlightenment.

Date: Wednesday 22 May 2019
Location: The Gherkin, London

Post Event Summary

The Gherkin


Leave Legacy Behind - The Road to Dev-ops and Agile 

Senior IT and Infrastructure leaders joined us for breakfast and cutting-edge thinking on how to leave legacy behind.

Date: Thursday 9 May 2019
Location: The Ivy Market Grill, Covent Garden

Post Event Summary

The Ivy

'Recharge crm' breakfast

Recharge strategy. Get projects back on track.

Senior peers joined us to explore how to pinpoint problems in CRM strategy and get a proper plan in place.

  • Date: Tuesday 30 April 2019
  • Venue: 1 Lombard Street

Post Event Summary

Recharge CRM Breakfast


Chief Disruptor is designed to change your perception of what "Disruption" really means. With looming competitive threats, new technologies, and shifting customer relationships, Business, more than ever, has become a game of survival. Now is the time to act: not just to survive, but to thrive through change.

Senior leaders from across industries joined us at our explosive two-day summit packed with interactive sessions, and opportunities to meet the boat-rockers and change-makers responsible for the disruptive climate.

  • Date: 18-19 March 2019
  • Venue: Business Design Centre

Day 1 Agenda

Day 2 Agenda

Chief Disruptor LIVE, March 2019 LinkedIn Banner (1)


Moving from legacy to digital operations

Senior peers explored the impact of the digital process automation across a range of industries. 

  • Date: Wednesday 12 December 2018, 8:00 - 10:30
  • Venue: Percy & Founders, London
Percy and Founders


Marketing in a post #DeleteFacebook world

Senior peers explored the impact of the data-conscious consumer on marketing, and the wider implications for customer data strategy.

  • Date: Thursday 29 November 2018, 8:00 - 10:30
  • Venue: Vinoteca City, London

 Post Event Summary

Marketing to the Data Conscious Consumer


Building intelligent experiences in regulated industries

Senior peers shared perspectives on how to deliver an effective and intelligent customer experience in a regulated environment.

  • Date: Wednesday 21 November 2018, 18:30 - 22:30
  • Venue: Merchants Tavern, Shoreditch

Post Event Summary

Building the Digital Experience Dinner


Cybersecurity, Risk and Generation Z

Senior professionals joined us to explore why the workforce is different, what new behaviours are emerging and how security strategy needs to adapt.

  • Date: Monday 19 November 2018, 18:00 - 21:30
  • Venue: The Cavalry and Guards Club, Mayfair

Post Event Summary

The Humans are Coming

Prepare Yourself for the Future of Work

Our community came together with a whole host of experts to define what the future of work will look like.  

  • Date: Monday 5 November, 9:00 - 19:30
  • Venue: 30 Euston Square, London

Post Event Summary

Work Reimagined - Canva.png


Identifying the Information Security Challenges in an Increasingly Digitised Workplace

Security leaders came together to explore the challenges and tools needed to create a security strategy that adapts to the complexities of the new world of work.

  • Date: Wednesday 17 October 2018, 18:30 - 22:30
  • Venue: City Social, Tower 42 , London

Post Event Summary

City Social, Tower 42


Don't commiserate the end of the summer. Instead, celebrate the launch of our autumn Chief Disruptor magazine!

We were joined by  panelists Will Hodson and Joanne Roxburgh, as they debated this edition’s theme: ‘The Digital Citizen’. Digital has changed the way we consume public services. It’s changed the way we think of ourselves as individuals, it’s changed the way we act as citizens, customers, and employees.

Will Hodson is co-founder of Lookaftermybills, the automated programme (seen on Dragon’s Den) set to truly disrupt the utilities industry.

Joanne Roxburgh is VP of Academic Services at Higher Education Partners, the online programme that gives access to affordable higher education.

Autumn CD Launch.png


The Trends Shaping how Customers will Behave and Buy

Members from a broad array of household brands and retailers explored the world of the future shopper; their behaviour, mindset and the tech that matters.

  • Date: Tuesday 2 October 2018
  • Venue: Zetter Townhouse, Clerkenwell

Post Event Summary

Future of Brands does Breakfast, Zetter Townhouse


From Legacy to Disruptor: How to Fundamentally Change your Model and Mindset

 Technology and business leaders from some of the globe's most recognisable brands came together to build a roadmap to deep-level digital change.

  • Date: Thursday 27 September 2018
  • Venue: The Ivy, Tower Bridge

Post Event Summary

The Ivy -Tower Bridge View - Canva.png


Identity Management for a Changing World

Over 35 leaders from some of the world's most recognisable brands debated and explored how digital identity is evolving, and innovative approaches to identity management.

  • Date: Wednesday 19 September 2018
  • Venue: The Ivy, Soho

Post Event Summary

The Future of Digital Identity, The Ivy, Soho

Future of Brands Does Breakfast

The value-defined customer journey

Senior peers joined together to discuss how to translate identity and purpose across the spectrum of digital experiences?

  • Date: Wednesday 11 July 2018
  • Venue: The Ivy, Tower Bridge

Post Event Summary

The Future of Brands, The Ivy, Tower Bridge

The Humans Are Coming... 

Cybersecurity: facing the ultimate disruptor

40+ senior colleagues joined us to explore the new threats that are rapidly emerging and how a deeper insight into human behaviour could reshape security strategy.

  • Date: Monday 9 July 2018,
  • Venue: The Cavalry and Guards Club, Mayfair

Post Event Summary

The Humans are Coming, The Cavalry and Guards Club


Rethinking cloud strategy: cutting-edge approaches for cloud migration

13 technology leaders came together to define the route to a successful cloud strategy, how to de-risk complex migrations and learn which approaches achieve results.  

  • Date: Tuesday 26 June 2018
  • Venue: The Gherkin, The City

Post Event Summary

Cloud Strategy Dinner, The Gherkin

Customer Experience and experimentation dinner

Embracing experimentation for rapid innovation in the customer experience era

Members from across industries joined us to explore how a culture of experimentation can thrive in the enterprise.

  • Date: Wednesday 23 May 2018
  • Venue: Aqua Shard, London Bridge

Post Event Summary

Customer Experience and Experimentation Dinner, The Shard


Getting to grips with human behaviour and digital body language 

Senior e-commerce and marketing leaders from the UK's most recognisable brands explored how understanding your customers’ “digital body language” can help deliver better customer experience.

  • Date: Wednesday 13 June 2018
  • Venue: Mews of Mayfair, Mayfair

Post Event Summary

Digital Body Language Dinner, Mews of Mayfair

Future of brands evening

The future of brands in a post-truth era

30+ leaders joined us for drinks, speeches and a panel discussion on how, in the post-truth era, brands can demonstrate trust and earn the loyalty of today’s demanding consumer.

  • Date: Tuesday 1 May 2018
  • Venue: The Soho Hotel, Soho

Post Event Summary

Future of Brands Evening, Soho Hotel


The evolution of the digital workplace: driving transformation through a user-centered approach

Senior technology leaders joined us to explore the technologies that are radically changing attitudes to work, and understand how to build the digital workplace that enables skills to thrive.

  • Date: Tuesday 1 May 2018
  • Venue: Mews of Mayfair, Mayfair

Post Event Summary

Digital Workplace Dinner, Mews of Mayfair

Digital Factory Dinner

Optimising digital assets through The Digital Factory

Digital leaders from major brands joined us to explore how to embed operational efficiency across a multi-brand organisation to restore competitive advantage.

  • Date: Thursday 26 April 2018
  • Venue: The Gherkin, The City

Post Event Summary

Digital Factory Dinner, The Gherkin

Rocket Fuel

Powering the intelligent and disruptive organisation

With 10 keynote speakers, personalised masterclasses and an expert panel, 200 digital leaders joined us to get to grips the power of data and the potential it holds.

  • Date: Monday 23 April 2018
  • Venue: County Hall, Westminster

Post Event Summary

Rocket Fuel, 2018

GDPR & Compliance in the cloud dinner

Achieving visibility of  data-related risk 

Security, technology, data and compliance leaders joined us to identify and mitigate data-related risks, without disruption to cloud enabled digital transformation.  

  • Date: Tuesday 20 March 2018
  • Venue: The Ham Yard Hotel, Soho

Post Event Summary

GDPR and Compliance in the Cloud, The Ham Yard Hotel


From Descriptive to Prescriptive: define and advance your analytics strategy

16 analytics, insight, data and marketing leaders from the UK's top brands joined us to evaluate their analytics maturity and define a roadmap towards a prescriptive approach.

  • Date: Wednesday 14 March 2018
  • Venue: Mews of Mayfair, Mayfair

Post Event Summary

Analytics Dinner, Mews of Mayfair

Digital service delivery DINNER

Breaking down the barriers to digital service delivery and innovation

Senior digital, delivery and innovation leaders from across public non-profit sector organisations to discuss how to keep digital transformation on track.

  • Date: Tuesday 13 March 2018
  • Venue: South Place Hotel, The City

Post Event Summary

Digital Service Delivery Dinner, South Place Hotel

Converge 2018

An exploration of the forces shaping digital disruption

We brought together members, disruptors, innovators and partners to explore how to seize the opportunities presented by tech-driven change.

  • Date: Monday 5 February 2018
  • Venue: Glaziers Hall, London Bridge

Post Event Summary

Converge, 2018

Data and Customer loyalty dinner

Harnessing the true power of data to drive deeper customer loyalty

Marketing, digital, customer experience and e-commerce leaders from the UK’s major brands joined us to understand how to turn marketing data into a powerful asset.

  • Date: Wednesday 31 January 2018
  • Venue: Aqua Shard, London Bridge

Post Event Summary

Data and Customer Loyalty Dinner, The Shard

digital customer experience and personalisation dinner

The next wave of personalisation: transforming digital customer experience and delivering ROI

We gathered digital leaders to discuss how to truly achieve personalisation in a continually changing landscape of user behaviour. 

  • Date: Tuesday 30 January 2018
  • Venue: South Place Hotel, The City

Post Event Summary

Digital Customer Experience and Personalisation Dinner, South Place Hotel

Ignite: The Connected Society

Boost productivity, power innovation and propel data driven transformation through cutting-edge approaches to automation

We brought together members, disruptors, innovators and partners to explore how to seize the opportunities presented by tech-driven change.

  • Date: 11 - 12 September 2017
  • Venue: ETC Venues, Fenchurch Street

Post Event Summary

Ignite, 2017


Platforms, ecosystems and the emergence of 21st Century business models: capturing value, driving innovation and powering growth in the platform economy. 

We brought together members, disruptors, innovators and partners to explore how to seize the opportunities presented by tech-driven change.

  • Date: 5-6 June 2017
  • Venue: ETC Venues, Fenchurch Street
Ignite, 2017

Google Cloud Summit

The future of cloud is now, at NEXT

We brought together executives, customers, partners, developers, IT decision makers, and Google Engineers to build the future of the cloud.

  • Date: 3-4 May 2017
  • Venue: Excel, Canning Town
Google Cloud Summit


Harnessing the power of the connected consumer: data, technology and organisational change for transformational digital experiences

We brought together members, disruptors, innovators and partners to explore how to seize the opportunities presented by tech-driven change.

  • Date: 6-7 March 2017
  • Venue: ETC Venues, Fenchurch Street
Ignite, 2017

Palo Alto Panel Discussion

Navigating the digital age: the definitive cybersecurity guide

Members joined us at the Shard to discuss the future of cybersecurity and hear from an interactive panel discussion with industry leaders.

  • Date: Tuesday 24 January 2017
  • Venue: Shangri-La Shard, London Bridge 
Palo Alto Panel Discussion, The Shard
London Skyline


Contact Us Now