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Managing Organisational Change in a Difficult Environment

Date: Thursday 28 October 2021

Time: 09:00 – 10:00

Join us to learn how to remain focussed in a crisis and how best to manage major challenges. 

This is a joint event with the Open North Foundation, with the webinar facility and hosting kindly donated by UMI.

The business community is invited to hear from the former Chief Constable of Durham, Mike Barton and the current Chief Constable of Greater Manchester Police, Stephen Watson QPM on how to best manage business changes and challenges.

Both Mike and Stephen have decades of experience in managing difficult scenarios and have both been recognised for their abilities. Stephen was a senior member of the 2012 Olympic Command Team and was awarded the Commissioner’s Commendation in recognition of his role, which involved the planning and delivery of all territorial policing acrross London throughout the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Mike has received the Tilley Lifetime Achievement Award in Problem Solving and he was also recognised for excellence in Evidence Based Policing with the award of the Peel Medal by Cambridge University. In 2017 he was made communicator of the year in the North East.

The themes of the webinar include looking at mindset and innovation and will provide attendees with techniques to be better prepared in a crisis.

More information and registration can be found here.

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