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CONFERENCE AGENDA

*Agenda is subject to change 

 

09:00        WELCOME FROM CHAIR

Gavin Lewis, Director, Black Rock

09:30        KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: MAINTAINING THE MINDSET OF AN ENTREPRENEUR

  • Eric’s personal story of success and recovery

  • Maintaining an entrepreneurial mindset

  • A community primed for success

 Eric Collins, CEO/General Partner, Impact X Capital

10:05         OUR MONEY AND MENTAL HEALTH 

  • Facing the realities of debt and financial hardship

  • Our community’s relationship with money and status

  • Impact of generational cycles

  • How we can protect our mental health and money moving forward

Dineo Ledwaba-Chapman, Financial Planner, Sherwood Solutions

Timi Merriman -Johnson,  Mr MoneyJar

Paula Perry, Financial Advisor, You4US

Davinia Tomlinson, Founder, RainChq

10:30         FINACTIAL COMEBACK:CHANGING THE COURSE OF YOUR FINANCIAL DESTINY

  • Debt reduction strategies

  • Credit and improving credit scores

  • Saving while reducing debt

  • Tips to start rebuilding wealth

 Dineo Ledwaba-Chapman, Financial Planner, Sherwood Solutions

 

11:00           MORNING BREAK

 

11:20           Q&A: Gavin & Emmanuel moderate questions from the audience with the panelist                                             

11:40        HOW TO PROTECT YOUR WEALTH

  • Is now the right time for growth?

  • Creating an action plan for your savings

  • Best accounts and investments portfolios on the market

Selina Flavius, Founder, Black Girl Finance

12:00        Live Link Q&A:   Gavin & Emmanuel moderate questions from the audience with speaker/s

 

12:10         LUNCH BREAK

PANEL DISCUSSION

MORNING SESSIONS

 
 

AFTERNOON SESSIONS

13:00        LIVE LINK Q&A : Eric Collins

13:10         PROTECTING YOUR BUSINESS FOR SURVIVAL

  • Managing Cashflow                   

  • Seeking investment during an economic crisis

  • Bootstrapping as a different option

  •  Backing up your business using blockchain

 

 

 

14:00         IS ESG A FORCE FOR GOOD?

  • What is ESG?                 

  • Are corporates changing their focus in ESG following BLM Movement?

  • How entrepreneurs can better position their businesses for social impact?

  • Reaching back to Africa

  • Data collection & engaging with corporate boards

  • Should the community consider a company’s ESG response in our personal investments?                       

Moderator: Darren Johnson, Impax Asset Management

Shalom Lloyd, Founder, Naturally Tribal                   

Kimberley Lewis, Director, Federated Hermes International Banking,             

David Hall, Senior Manager, Sustainability &; Responsible Business, Commercial Lloyds Banking Group

14:30         LIVE IN-STUDIO FOUNDER INTERVIEW: READJUSTING FOLLOWING COVID

Wendy Oke, Founder, TeachKloud

 

15:00         AFTERNOON BREAK

 

15:30          DIVERSITY BEYOND GENDER:  A Look at Black Founder Reports

  • Overview of the current state of black founders in the UK

  • Comparing the findings from several reports

  • What are the clear challenges that have been identified?

  • What are the next steps for black founders


Erika Brodnock, Co-founder, Extend VC

Andy Davis, Angel Investor, 10X10VC

                    Alice Hu Wagner, Managing Director of Strategy, Economics & Business Development, British

                    Business Bank

 

16:00        THE STATE OF FINANCES FOR BLACK BRITAIN 

  • Thoughts on a government review

  • Effects on Black employment

  • Starting to close the wealth gap 

                 
Jeavon Lolay, Head of Economics & Market Insight, Commercial Banking, Lloyds Bank
Gary Lapthorn, Head of Sustainability; Responsible Business, Commercial Banking, Lloyds Banking Group
Justin Onuekwusi, Fund Manager, Head of Retail Multi-Asset Funds | Legal & General Management (LGIM)Invest
Paulette Simpson, Executive, Corporate Affairs and Public Policy at The Jamaica National 
Group and Voice Newspaper

16:30         RESPONSIBILITY IN THE WORKPLACE FOLLOWING PUBLIC SUPPORT OF BLM – ENGAGING
                    WITHOUT TAKING THE BURDEN 

  • What is our responsibility at work?

  • Helping to create a safe space

  • Generating tangible results and changes

  • Saying No!


Moderated by: Joanna Abeyie
Serita Murray, Founder, Black Excellence Network
Mac Alonge, CEO, The Equal Group

Nadine Dyer, Deloitte

Saka Nuru, Co-Chair, African Ancestry Network & Saka Group

PANEL DISCUSSION

PANEL DISCUSSION

ON DEMAND SESSIONS  (Sessions available to view at your leisure)

 

MOVING FORWARD IN THE CURRENT HOUSING MARKET: On-Demand Wealth Management Session:

  • Effects on the market 

  • Navigating lender rule changes

  • Mortgage providers and Covid policies  

  • Tips for investment buyers

Tayo Oguntonade, Co-founder, BrickzwithTipz

 

 

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What

Black Investor 360 Virtual Conference 

When

Saturday 14th November 2020

Where

Join us at the Black Investor 360, Virtual World

Black Investor 360 a conference brought to you by Black Business Network Ltd