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Business Skills Success Conference and Awards: 29 September 2011

This unique free daytime event will bring together a high profile business speaker with networking opportunities and celebrate the achievements of exemplar organisations who have invested in skills development.

Date of Event: 29/09/2011

The Business Skills Success Conference and Awards will be held on Thursday 29 September 2011 at The Liberty Stadium, Swansea between 11:30 and 15:00.

It will be hosted by BBC Radio Wales and Good Morning Wales presenter Sarah Dickins. As well as making programmes, Sarah uses her interviewing and debating skills to chair conferences and seminars for both private and public sector organisations.

The Leadership and Management Conference will feature guest speaker Pierre Yves Gerbeau.

The National Training Awards are the UK's number one accolade for businesses and organisations. See and hear from the Wales finalists who have achieved lasting excellence and success through training and learning and have achieved the Investors in People (IiP) standard.

The Enhancing Leadership and Management Skills (ELMS) awards will showcase the achievements of organisations that have exceeded expectations and shown a dynamic approach to leadership and management training whilst demonstrating a link to business success.


  • 11:30 - 12:00 Registration
  • 12:00 - 12:45 Buffet lunch and networking
  • 12:45 - 12:50 Welcome and introductions
  • 12:50 - 13:05 Keynote speech from Jeff Cuthbert, Deputy Minister for Skills
  • 13:05 - 14:10 Pierre Yves Gerbeau
  • 14:10 - 15:00 National Training Awards and ELMS Awards
  • 15:00 Close
  • Optional tour of Liberty Stadium with Have a Go skills demonstrations.

To book your place, please use our online booking form.

Places are limited to two people per organisation and are on a first come, first served basis.

If you experience any difficulties accessing the booking form, or have any queries, please contact