IMPACT 2017 is the biggest, brightest and boldest conference in the sector.

Impact 2017 has been designed to help you rise to the new commercial, political and social realities. Taking place in London on 14-15 March, this is a dynamic conference that will give you inspiration for change, intelligence for competitive edge, and strategies for tomorrow. 

The Brexit Factor

Two sessions focussing on business and society will help you to understand how we got here, and what we need to do next.

Dan Snow

Effective storytelling, the rise of popular history, and using the past to influence the future.

Nicola Mendelsohn

Facebook's vice president EMEA, on social media, diversity and the next generation of entrepreneurs.

Dr Hannah Fry

The academic, author and broadcaster on probability, stats and the mathematics of love.

Conference party

The conference party has become one of the most eagerly anticipated fixtures in the research social calendar.

Caitlin Moran

Modern feminism, pop culture, harnessing the power of the crowd and the art of the interview.

Ed Balls

Former shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer on society, politics and that ‘Gangnam Salsa’.

The Business of Happiness

What makes a 'good' business in terms of its measurable contribution to the sum total of human happiness?

Oliver James

The psychologist and author talks Ziggy Stardust and
harnessing the power of personas.

Memories of the Future

Mark Earls asks why creative and entrepreneurial people find it easier to seize on new opportunities.

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