MK Geek Night

#49 Sep 5 2024


  • In-person event
  • Talks start 19:30

MKGN #49 will be held back in the Sky Room at MK Gallery on Thursday September 5th 2024. Doors open at 18.30 with our first speaker on stage around 19.30.

We already have 2 fabulous speakers confirmed, details below 👇

The bar stays open until 22:30 - 23:00 so stick around for drinks and chat.

We're looking for sponsors to help support the food and drink for this not-for-profit community event. Take a look at our opportunities.

The Sky Room at MK Gallery
900 Midsummer Boulevard
Central Milton Keynes

The what3words address is ///trespass.abruptly.hurtles
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Topics, speakers & schedule

Timings are approximate

Alison Coward

Workshop Culture: a guide to building teams that thrive

Details coming soon...

About Alison

Alison Coward is the founder of Bracket, a consultancy that partners with ambitious, forward-thinking companies to help them build high-performing team cultures. She is a team culture coach, workshop facilitator, trainer, keynote speaker and author of “Workshop Culture: a guide to building teams that thrive” and “A Pocket Guide to Effective Workshops”. Clients include: Google, Meta, Wellcome and the V&A. With 20 years’ experience working in, leading and facilitating creative teams, Alison is passionate about finding the balance between creativity, productivity and collaboration so that teams can thrive and do their best work together.

Alison Coward
Strategist, trainer and workshop facilitator

Si Jobling

How healthy is your team?

Find out how to measure and improve your team health with a simple but powerful framework called PETALS. Si Jobling will talk through the story of how PETALS grew from humble beginnings, how it’s been adopted across multiple teams and companies and what the future might hold for your team.

About Si

After more than two decades working in tech, from individual contributor in local government at West Midlands Fire Service to leader at a global scale at Alibaba, Si has seen the shift from colocated teams to remote first working and observed some of the habits that make a healthy, fully functional team.

Si Jobling
Engineering Manager at Rightmove


#49 Sep 5 2024


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