16th September 2020

Flexpo Business Digital Summit

Chief Executive, Paul Hamer, and Executive Director of People and Infrastructure, Karen Brookes, discuss the benefits of flexible working for our business.

Over the past few months, the world of working has changed dramatically, and the lockdown caused by Covid-19 has taught us some lessons about just how flexible we can be.

Flexpo Business Digital Summit looks at the global imposition of working from home and how that has pushed people to change how they manage their work and home life. This event looks at the challenges that have incurred, the solutions and where we go from here.

Our Chief Executive Paul Hamer and Executive Director of People and Infrastructure, Karen Brookes discuss how we want Sir Robert McAlpine to be an organisation where people thrive – how we see the potential benefits of flexible working for our own business, to our people, their mental health and the elusive work life balance.

We applaud Flexpo for making the digital event free of charge so that anyone can join and watch the sessions at a time that suits them. Reinforcing the principles of flexible working and inclusivity, this will enable many who otherwise couldn't to benefit from this industry leading event.

I am incredibly proud that Sir Robert McAlpine can support Flex Appeal. We have been impressed by the campaign’s journey so far and are proud to play some part in its increased impact. Flexible working is not about mums, or parents, or even part timers - it’s about people.

Paul Hamer Chief Executive, Sir Robert McAlpine

16th September 2020

Digital Summit / Online

09:00 - 17:00

Our speakers

  • Paul Hamer

    Chief Executive Officer

    As a Chief Executive, Paul is committed to creating a transparent, fair and inclusive industry for all. He is encouraging construction to embrace flexible working so we can better enable people to be at their best. 

  • Karen Brookes

    Executive Director of People and Infrastructure

    Karen is responsible for People, Property & Facilities Management, Business Systems and Compliance & Security. She is the Executive Leadership sponsor for the Socio Economic Affinity Network and is passionate about flexible working and the role organisations can play in supporting people to achieve their potential.​​

Event summary

  • Navigating the HR challenge of a rapidly evolving workplace

    Event Location: Digital Summit / Online

    Date: 16.09.20

    Time: 09:00 - 17:00

    URL: Flexpo Business Digital Summit

Our commitment to flexible working

  1. Flexpo

    Supporting flexible working at Flexpo Digital

    24 Jul 2020

    We are thrilled once again to sponsor Flexpo Digital, on 4th November, and contribute to Flexpo Business Digital Summit, on 16th September, to drive conversations on flexible and agile working.

    Read more about Supporting flexible working at Flexpo Digital

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