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Attracting Tech Talent in an Era of Digital Transformation

  • Slalom 2 London Bridge London, England, SE1 9RA United Kingdom (map)

In an increasingly competitive market, attracting tech talent is tough. Against the backdrop of digital transformation, it gets even tougher – but there are companies out there that have got the formula just right. They are bucking the trend to attract, reward and retain talent, building strong teams and achieving immense success. 
At this panel session, learn how RaytheonTalkTalk and Slalom are addressing the issue with short and long-term strategies, moderated by techUK and followed by lunch and networking. 
You’ll have the opportunity to learn more about:

- How to attract and retain the best tech talent in an increasingly digital environment 
- Companies that have successfully built strong tech teams across the UK 
- The evolving role of the CIO and whether tech can improve operational efficacy 
- Future predictions for the tech industry and talent required to continually evolve

This event will be particularly useful for HR/People/Talent Directors or Senior ManagersHeads of Transformation and UK/EMEA Managing Directors from tech or non-tech companies going through digital transformation. 

Places at this event are limited - the organiser will confirm attendance following registration. 


  • Raytheon - James Gray - Managing Director

  • TalkTalk - Jane Garnsey - People Operations Director

  • Slalom - Paul Squire - Managing Director

  • MIDAS - Tim Newns - CEO

  • Moderator - techUK - Giles Derrington - Associate Director for Policy


MIDAS is Manchester’s dedicated inward investment agency, with a strategic aim to secure significant levels of new investment and employment for the city region; which is achieved through the global business marketing of Manchester, targeting key markets and sectors, and the provision of an extensive, free and confidential package of advice and assistance for location consultants and potential investors.