28 October 2021

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM | Lunch in La Veranda


1:15 PM - 1:30 PM | Opening Comments


1:30 PM - 2:45 PM | Outthinking Adversaries – Succeeding Through Planning & Thought

For security reasons we are unable to disclose who the speaker is. For more information please contact a member of the GLL team. 


2:45 PM - 3:15 PM | Coffee and Networking Break


3:15 PM - 4:15 PM | Promoting, Protecting and Restoring your Reputation in the Digital Age: What we can Learn from the Experts

Join a candid conversation with Paddy Harverson, former Communications Director at Manchester United and former Communications Secretary to The Prince of Wales, Prince William and Harry, as he and Patrick Harrison, former Press Secretary for The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall, discuss how to maintain, rebuild and enhance companies’ and individuals’ reputations in an increasingly complex multi-media world.
Paddy Harverson, Partner, Milltown Partners
Patrick Harrison, Director of Client Liaison, Weber Shandwick


4:15 PM - 5:15 PM | Creating Purpose - Why Should I Be Led By You?

What your people and stakeholders expect from you as their leader is being reimagined with every passing week right now. Whatever the future way of working might be, they will be asking themselves the question “Why should I be led by you?”. Join this highly experiential and interactive session which will draw on current leadership themes and get you up and moving to inspire new ideas for your own leadership going forward. You will be prompted to think about relationship building, creating purpose, setting new rules of engagement, communication styles and creating meaningful connections. You will leave with practical ideas to adapt your own style to sustain trust, loyalty, morale and impact.
Michelle Elstein, Leadership Consultant, Coach & Corporate Energiser, Courageous Co.


5:30 PM - 5:30 PM | Close of Day One


7:00 PM - 7:30 PM | Drinks Reception in Colonne


7:30 PM - 11:00 PM | Welcome Dinner in La Veranda

For security reasons we are unable to disclose who the speaker is. For more information please contact a member of the GLL team. 


29 October 2021

7:00 AM - 9:15 AM | Breakfast in La Veranda


8:00 AM - 9:00 AM | Breakfast Masterclass


9:15 AM - 9:30 AM | Opening Comments


9:30 AM - 10:30 AM | Opening Keynote - Driving Change in Turbulent Times

For security reasons we are unable to disclose who the speaker is. For more information please contact a member of the GLL team. 


10:30 AM - 11:30 AM | Navigating Political Uncertainty

We meet two of the best-placed people to give us the inside scoop on British and European politics. With new developments occurring seemingly on a daily basis and affecting the global economy, businesses and their legal teams must remain agile and flexible to these turbulent times. Sir Robbie Gibb, Former Director of Communications for No.10 Downing Street will be in conversation with Dr Azeem Ibrahim, Director at the Centre for Global Policy in Washington DC, as they give us frank insight into their day-to-day and the characters involved in one of the most sensational periods of British political history.
Dr Azeem Ibrahim, Research Professor at the Strategic Studies Institute, US Army War College and a Director at the Centre for Global Policy in Washington DC
Sir Robbie Gibb, Former Press Secretary and Director of Communications, No. 10 Downing Street and Former Head of BBC Westminster


11:30 AM - 11:45 AM | Coffee and Networking Break


11:45 AM - 1:00 PM | Leading with Influence

In this interactive masterclass, the speakers will explore what it means to be a truly inspirational and influential leader who leads and thrives in uncertain times. Together we will discuss the game-changing competencies required of the future-fit GC and will outline the strategies that you can implement to ensure you are an exceptional communicator and business strategist.


1:00 PM - 2:00 PM | Lunch in La Veranda


2:30 PM - 5:00 PM | Leisure Activities


5:00 PM - 5:00 PM | Close of Day Two


7:00 PM - 7:30 PM | Gala Drinks Reception in the Grand Lobby of Villa d'Este


7:30 PM - 11:30 PM | Black Tie Gala Dinner in Impero



30 October 2021

7:00 AM - 9:15 AM | Breakfast in La Veranda


9:45 AM - 10:00 AM | Opening Comments


10:00 AM - 11:00 AM | In The Age Of The Robots How Do We Design a More Human Approach To Leadership?

In this interactive session, we will land grand notions of vision and purpose to understand how you may lead in a more human fashion on a day-to-day basis. Informed by the fields of design thinking, agile transformation and digital leadership, as well as our client work with the likes of McKinsey, Salesforce and Uber, we will work through our Design Vowels framework. Through Ambiguity, Empathy, Iteration, Observation and Understanding, we will uncover the critical behaviours that will help you fulfil your team’s purpose and help create a positive culture for a flourishing work environment.
Dr Steven MacGregor, The LAB Barcelona

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM | Coffee and Networking Break


11:30 AM - 12:30 PM | Legal Upheaval: Exploring the New Expectations of the Chief Legal Officer

In today’s legal marketplace, the c-suite are demanding services that require new skills and mindsets from their in-house legal departments. Partly based on over 100 general counsel interviews, this interactive session explores the new expectations of the in-house legal department and the gaps that exist in skills, mindset, and behaviours. Michele De Stefano, Professor of Law at the University of Miami, will address how chief legal officers as transformational leaders can help their lawyers to meet these new expectations; and differentiate their services with creativity, collaboration, and innovation. 
Michele DeStefano, Professor of Law, University of Miami and Affiliated Faculty, Harvard Law School

12:30 PM - 12:30 PM | Close of Conference


12:30 PM - 2:00 PM | Lunch in La Veranda


2:00 PM - 2:00 PM | Coaches Depart