We were very excited to announce our next event in thefuturestory series last week. With a great number of people already signed up in the last seven days, we're hoping for some really interesting conversation as we present our new engagement model and diagnostic tool, PRIDE to the audience.

The event will take place in London on the 17th May from 14.00 - 18.00 and tickets are available free of charge, until they run out! Over the afternoon you'll hear from guests who combined have a wealth of experience in the communications arena, and Sheila Parry, theblueballroom's Chair and creator of the model, is our keynote speaker. See below for more information:


Sheila Parry: keynote speaker, Chair of theblueballroom and creator of The PRIDE model.

Stephen Cheliotis: CEO of The Centre for Brand Analysis, Stephen has co-written the diagnostic tool with Sheila and will set up the table questions for the panel discussion.

Ria Hendrikx: former HR SVP at Deutsche Post DHL, Bonn and now an independent HR Consultant and coach, Ria brings her experience of HR to the event and supports the model wholeheartedly having tested the diagnostic.

Jack Winters: accomplished internal communications professional with previous roles at Siemens, BAA, IMI, now the Business Change Communications Manager at National Grid, Jack has also contributed to the PRIDE model’s Integrity factor.


14.00 arrival: Networking and introductions
14.30-15.00: Keynote by Sheila Parry
15.00-15.20: Presentation of the Diagnostic tool by Stephen Cheliotis
15.20-15.30: Questions
15.30-16.15: Table discussions around five PRIDE factors
16.15-17.00: Panel discussion with personal anecdotes from guest speakers and Sheila Parry
17.00-18.00: Closing drinks

Sign up for your free ticket today!