Agenda

  • September 25th // Conference

    Stay tuned for agenda updates, as we are fluid!

    • 8.30am

      Doors Open -Coffee & Doughnuts for Breakfast -Meet the Experts

      Come Early and enjoy the fun, coffee and Donuts and Juicy give aways.

    • 9.00am

      Opening and Welcome

      Enjoy coffee & Doughnuts and meet the Exhibitors and Industry experts

      Moderator

      • Caleb Parker, CEO of Bold

      Speaker(s)

      • Liz Elam, Founder of GCUC
      • Justin Harley, Producer of GCUC UK
    • 9.15

      Keynote

      We are lining up something pretty Juicy here - We will be exploring the changing environment we live in and the rapid urbanisation of our culture and what they may mean for our Industry.

    • 9.45

      The Interview - Olly Olsen & Charlie Green - where are we heading?

      The dynamic duo share their thoughts about the direction of our Industry.

      Speaker(s)

    • 10.30 Meet a Sponsor

      The air our clients breathe

      We love sponsors because without them we couldn't create such a great event. Stickman & IP-Xchange provide Wifi and reliable Internet to the Coworking, flex space and Hospitality markets.

      Moderator

      • Caleb Parker, CEO of Bold

      Speaker(s)

      • Kevin Winstanley, Managing Director of Ip-Xchange
      • Jon Seal, Managing Director of Stickman Technology
    • 10.35

      And breathe! Coffee and Tea and Juice in the Exhibitor zone

      Grab a drink and mingle, network and share and meet some of the incredible experts in the room

    • 11.00

      Its all about the Humans but the robots are coming!

      With so much baffling tech coming our with in the near future Antony will help us understand what innovations will happen in our Industry and how we can prepare for the changes in how our customers get work done.

      Moderator

      • Caleb Parker, CEO Bold

      Speaker(s)

      • Antony Slumbers
    • 11.45

      Customers & Members - Lets hear their perception of Coworking

      We have a panel of customers who will share their view of Coworking. What they like, how we can improve and how their organisations plan to utilise Coworking in the future or not!

      Moderator

      • Caleb Parker, CEO Bold
    • 12.15

      Meet A Sponsor - Salto

      Keys as a service - Let Salto share the future of Access Control with you

    • 12.20

      Health is the new Black

      A panel moderator by the fabulous Victoria Lockhart. She brings expertise in sustainable green building practices alongside a passion for leveraging technology to enhance wellbeing and human experience. The panel will share some ground breaking projects and share some great examples for us to take away.

      Moderator

      • Victoria Lockhart, Director - International Well Building Institute

      Speaker(s)

      • Chris Hiatt, Director - Landid
    • 1-00pm

      Lunch

      Come to the Street food market for some great food or join the Yoga class - The choice is yours! Meet the brilliant exhibitors and mingle!

    • 2-00pm

      Session 3 - Financing your next Space

      Lets talk the nitty gritty. The industry is evolving and so are the financing methods. Do you boot strap, raise money, have investors, partner up or buy outright? Where are the known money pits and where exactly is the sweet spot that yields a profit? Come and see.

    • 2.40

      Community: How do you build it? How do you monetise it? How many events should you host?

      Its not kumbaya but it is serendipitous. Friendships, partnerships, connections and opportunity are born from a well established community- but how do you build it? Monetise it? Turn it on its head with the coolest events ever? We kid- but really. Here at GCUC, not only will we teach you to build it, we will immerse you in ours. Hows that for a real time demo?

    • 3-00pm Meet a Sponsor -Yardi

      Meet Yardi

      5 minuite intorduction to Yardi whu have recently acquired Phoenix Broadband or Medusa and Wun systems to make a major play in the Coworking sector.

    • 3.05

      Break

      Break time!

    • 3.35

      Design: How to design your space. What elements do you need and what should you leave out?

      Hate to say it- but its not just about the community. Community thrives in a well designed and activated space. Grab a cup of coffee and get ready to take notes. We're not talking just furniture, we are talking well certified, biomemicry, instagramable shared workspace bliss. Are you read?

    • 4:45

      Wrap up

      We are wraping it up for the day!

    • 5:00

      Happy Hour & GCUC party by the Canal

      Come and Join us for Drinks and nibbles by the Regents Canal.

    We’re already living the long-awaited future of work and coworking is spelled all over this workplace revolution.

    For five years now, GCUC has marched hand in hand with the coworking movement around the world; we’ve explored everything coworking, from location and design, to branding and finance.

    With top thought-leaders of the industry as speakers and panelists, together we’ll help you jump on board and dominate the future of work!

  • September 26th // Unconference

    Stay tuned for agenda updates, as we are fluid!

    • 8:00

      Sponsor Demos

      Industry Demos- Hardware, software, you name it!

    • 10:00

      Welcome

      Welcome back to GCUC UK day 2!

    • 10:15

      Session or Workshop

      Choose a workshop or session! What would you like to talk about?

    • 11:00

      Session or workshop

      Chose a workshop or a session!

    • 11:45

      Break

      Break time!

    • 12:00

      What is an unconference?

      Unconference formation- what is it? how do ya do it?

    • 12:15

      Submit your topics

      Got something you want to talk about? Submit your topics at this time.

    • 12:30

      A word from our Sponsers

      Meet our Sponsers

    • 1:00

      Lunch

      Lunch is served!

    • 2:15

      Unconference Session 1

      Sessions TBA- they are crowd sourced!

    • 3:00

      Break time

      15 minute break!

    • 3:15

      Unconference Session 2

      Sessions TBA- they are crowd sourced!

    • 4:00

      Break

      BREAK TIME!

    • 4:15

      Unconference Session 3

      Sessions TBA- they are crowd sourced!

    • 5:00

      Wrap up and Closing Chat

    The agenda for GCUC UK – the UK’s first Coworking Conference is constantly evolving at this stage.

    We aim to bring you the best, brightest amd most relevant speakers in the industry – no pay-for-play, no sponsor politics – just wise words from big brains, carefully curated to give you your money’s worth.

    Hear from thought leaders paving the way and bringing you with them, shaping the future of work and giving you what you need to carve out your space in it.

  • September 27th // Coworking Tours

    That’s right! London coworking tours are on the horizon! Let’s visit some of the greatest spaces in London.

     

    At GCUC, we don’t mess around. We bring you the best and brightest speakers in the industry – no pay-for-play, no sponsor politics – just wise words from big brains, carefully curated to give you your money’s worth.

    Hear from thought leaders paving the way and bringing you with them, shaping the future of work and giving you what you need to carve out your space in it.