Upcoming speaking events

The Mother of Invention: Necessity Reshapes London Property @ The Mayfair Hotel | England | United Kingdom
Twice a year leading commercial property company CBRE host 250+ of their top clients at their industry leading Market Insight Breakfast Series. The panel session, entitled London, The Mother of Invention: Necessity Reshapes London Property
May 16 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Linedata exchange 2017 @ Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong | Hong Kong Island | Hong Kong
Andrew returns to the Linedata exchange stage in present at the Hong Kong event in May 2017. He will be discussing the issue of digital disruption and how this will affect the financial and other
Jun 7 @ 16:00 – 19:00
MPF Summit: Diversity of Thought @ BLP London | England | United Kingdom
Andrew will be delivering a keynote at the MPF Forum summit on Diversity & Inclusion on Wednesday 7th June in London at the offices of Berwin Leighton Paisner in London. Andrew will provide a perspective on “Diversity
Professional services in the digital age – the future is now
Andrew will be providing the opening keynote at the PM Forum conference on 28th September. When asked when they envisage disruptive change will take place in professional services, people tend to believe it is always
International Cooperative & Mutual Insurance Federation @ Hilton London Bankside | England | United Kingdom
Andrew will be providing a keynote at the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF), the global trade association for mutual and cooperative insurance companies on 17th October. The theme for the conference is around

Previous events (2016)

Business Breakfast with John Pearson @ 12 Hay Hill | London | United Kingdom
John Pearson in Conversation with Andrew Grill on January 28th. We are delighted to announce the 2016 series of Like Minds Business Breakfasts, powered by social media influencer platform Traackr at new Business Members Club 12 Hay Hill, Mayfair. Our next Business
Jan 28 @ 16:30 – 20:00
Digital revolution is the new Normal” – get used to it. Digital disruption isn’t something thats going to happen, it’s happening now, and it’s affecting you, your company and your customers. Presented at Hult Business School
Feb 26 @ 16:00 – 23:00
Workplace of the Future @ MGM Grand Hotel | Las Vegas | Nevada | United States
How Social Collaboration Will Win the War on Talent and Give All Employees a Voice Social media has been a catalyst for workplace changes.  Such techniques are permeating entire workplaces and continuously feeding workplace changes,  This
Mar 2 @ 00:00 – 01:00
Future of Learning and Working @ Microsoft Technology Centre | Los Angeles | California | United States
Andrew will be presenting the closing keynote on 1st March 2016 titled “Using Social Collaboration To Drive Business Results”. While companies invest in social collaboration platforms, many implementations of social platforms fall far short of expectations.
Mar 24 @ 08:00 – 09:00
Andrew spoke on “engaging your workforce”. Topics covered included: How the future of work will be around collaboration, culture and coaching Millennial myths and getting away from the stereotype How Millennials use and drive adoption
Apr 5 @ 18:00 – 19:00
VentureBeat Mobile Summit 2016 @ Cavallo Point Lodge | Sausalito | California | United States
Andrew will be presenting on how brands can use the power of social influence and analytics to reach new audiences and help with app store discovery. This is Venture Beat’s flagship mobile event, more details
Digital Disruption - what you need to know to stay ahead of the game @ Hult Business School - Yangtze Classroom | San Francisco | California | United States
Following on from his successful presentation at Hult in London, Andrew will presenting to Hult Business School in San Francisco on “Digital Disruption – what you need to know to stay ahead of the game”.
From Social Media to Social Insights @ Onlne
  The webinar featured Insightpool’s CEO Devon Wijesinghe and IBM’s Andrew Grill to talk about the shift from social media to social insights.  If you missed it, come back here shortly for a full replay.
The Future of Content Marketing Summit 2016 @ Kensington Close Hotel | London | United Kingdom
Andrew delivered a keynote on the topic of “Enhancing content generation” covering the following topics: User-generated content is the future of content marketing Learn how to put your audience insight at the heart of your content
Webinar: Social media in a Snapchat world @ Online
Beyond Kim Kardashian: Social media in a Snapchat world Featuring: * Itamar Benedy, VP of marketing, Yoga.com * Stefania Pompani, Chief Evangelist, Clever Girls Collective * Andrew Grill, Global managing partner, IBM Social * Stewart
Leap Summit: Rising above the noise floor - using social to get noticed in a digital world @ University of Zagreb, Croatia
Rising above the noise floor – using social to get noticed in a digital world. In an increasingly digital world, it is becoming harder for graduates to get noticed by employers. In this keynote address,
From Social Media to Social Business @ Park Plaza Victoria London | London | United Kingdom
IBM Social Consulting Global Managing Partner, Andrew Grill looked at how companies are moving from simply playing with social media, to becoming a truly social business. Andrew presented case studies from IBM and other clients that have made
Andrew presented at the Non Executive Director’s Association about “Opportunities and Threats for digital” as part of their “Contemporary NED” series alongside Guy Rigby – Head of Entrepreneurial Services, Smith & Williamson Sean Cornwell  – Chief Digital Officer, Travelex Cindy
Enhancing your reputation as an industry expert using social media - Paris @ IBM Paris Client Centre | Bois-Colombes | Île-de-France | France
Andrew provided a Masterclass on “Enhancing your reputation as an industry expert using social media” to a group of IBM industry experts, providing tips and tricks from his 17 year speaking career, and experience in
Jun 2 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Big Data Belfast @ Titanic Belfast | Belfast | United Kingdom
Andrew delivered the opening keynote at the conference, on “how cognitive computing is being used to help tame the rise of big data and provide real insights” More details on the conference website.
Jun 3 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Digital Eminence @ Ogilvy @ Ogilvy NY | New York | New York | United States
Andrew joined a panel on digital eminence at an internal IBM event at Ogilvy NY HQ. Andrew was featured as one of IBM’s most eminent employees at the event, as an exemplar for both the
Jun 6 @ 12:00 – 13:30
Thomson Reuters Social Media Day @ Thomson Reuters Building | New York | New York | United States
Andrew presented at an internal Thomson Reuters event at their New York HQ on social business trends and how to better leverage the power of a social business. Topics covered included The state of social
Jun 17 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Hult Global Alumni Summit @ Hult San Francisco | San Francisco | California | United States
Andrew was a featured speaker at the Hult Global Alumni Summit in San Francisco, speaking on the topic of “Digital Disruption: What’s coming and what you need to know”. More details on the event website.
Jun 22 @ 16:00 – 17:00
Linedata exchange 2016 @ Kings Place | London | United Kingdom
Andrew provided the keynote address at the Linedata exchange event in London on 22nd June, 2016. He discussed the issue of digital disruption and how this will affect the financial and other sectors in a keynote
Sep 5 @ 18:00 – 21:30
Ones to Watch - Freshminds @ Digital Catapult | London | England | United Kingdom
Andrew was one of the keynote speakers at the Freshminds “Ones to Watch event” on Monday 5th September, hosted at the Digital Catapult offices near Kings Cross. He spoke on the topic “Digital Disruption –
Sep 13 @ 16:30 – 17:00
5P Conference @ The Grange Tower Bridge | London | England | United Kingdom
Andrew delivered the closing keynote: “Is AI OK for Law Firms or is it an inevitable threat?”. He covered Artificial Intelligence, Cognitive Computing, Blockchain and how Smart Contracts are already disrupting the legal industry and how
The first i2i live stream show featured guest Andrew Grill, Global Managing Partner for Social Consulting at IBM, to discuss the social disruption of business at 10:30am UK time on Thursday 15th September, 2016.
Andrew presented on “The need for digital diversity on boards” at the 2016 Business Leaders (Executives and Non Executives) on Thursday 29 September at The Jugged Hare. You can view Andrew’s slides below.
Oct 14 @ 14:00 – 15:00
Barclays Digital Offsite
Andrew was the keynote speaker at the Barclays Digital offsite in London. He spoke to 300 Digital practitioners on the subject of “The opportunities for Digital – becoming digital custodians”
Oct 22 @ 09:00 – 17:00
TEDxRoyalHolloway @ Royal Hollaway | England | United Kingdom
Andrew was a featured speaker at the TEDxRoyalHolloway event on October 22nd, 2016. This event’s theme was “Formative Moments” and Andrew spoke on the topic “getting outside of your comfort zone” This was Andrew’s 3rd
Over 60 people heard from IBM’s Global Managing Partner for Social Business, Andrew Grill speak about a topic most people are reluctant to address – that of developing and maintaining your own personal brand.  Andrew
Nov 15 @ 09:30 – 10:30
Mayo Clinic Social Media Summit @ Sofitel Melbourne | Melbourne | Victoria | Australia
Andrew presented the opening keynote “Thinking Big with Digital and Social”, setting the scene around the opportunity for social and digital for healthcare at the 2nd annual Mayo Clinic Social Media summit in Melbourne, Australia.
Nov 18 @ 10:00 – 11:00
WGSN Futures Australia @ The Glasshouse | Melbourne | Victoria | Australia
Andrew presented a keynote on digital trends at the WGSN Futures Australia event in Melbourne on November 18th, 2016. His keynote title was: “Stay ahead of the digital disruption curve”. Andrew brought a global perspective of
Speakers 4 Schools Ruislip High School @ Ruislip High Auditorium | Ruislip | England | United Kingdom
In late 2016, Andrew joined the Speakers for Schools program. Started by former BBC (now ITV) Political Commentator, Robert Peston, Speakers for Schools is a UK charity launched in 2011 helping state schools inspire their
As part of Andrew’s involvement with the Speaker’s for Schools program, he delivered a keynote at the school’s leadership day on 18th January. A replay will be posted here shortly.