Time: 14:50 - 15:15
Changing The Lens On Mental Health
Alan is the founder and CEO of Complete Coherence Ltd. He is recognised as an international expert on leadership and human performance.
Alan has a broad mix of commercial, academic, scientific and technological abilities. He was originally a physician and he also has a first class degree in Psychology and a PhD in Immunology.
Over the last 18 years Alan has worked, lectured and consulted with small, medium and large multi-nationals on leadership development. He has coached and worked with numerous Boards and thousands of Senior Executives in the FTSE 100.
His book, Coherence: The Secret Science of Brilliant Leadership, was published in 2014; his new book, Four Dimensional Leadership, is due to be published in 2015.
Alan has a number of academic affiliations and is still actively involved in a variety of cutting edge research projects, with collaborators around the world.
No one, and no organisation, is immune to mental illness.
Alastair Campbell, Writer and Former Spokesperson for Tony Blair and Geoff McDonald, Former Global VP for HR at Unilever will both share their personal stories about the mental health challenges in their lives.
In an interactive discussion with Dr Alan Watkins, Founder and CEO of Complete Coherence, they will explore the stigma and narrative around mental health.
They will share their experiences and talk about the changes required in order to create a mentally healthy workplace. There will be the opportunity to ask questions.