Gemma Walford

Gemma Walford

Customer Success and Senior Product Consultant at Azeus Convene Europe

Recent posts by Gemma Walford

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What next for ESG?

By Gemma Walford on 16-Nov-2020 09:05:22

At the recent ICSA ‘Governance Beyond the Pandemic’ conference, we were delighted to sponsor the fascinating breakout session, ‘ESG: A new dawn’ with Kate Larsen, Susan Hooper, Daniel Neale, Leon Kamhi and Andrew Wallis. The panel discussed how ESG plays a part in the success of businesses as they move beyond the pandemic and through what is looking like a prolonged recession.

Topics: Governance Sustainability
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Thomson Reuters Company Secretary Forum 2019 and prize draw winner!

By Gemma Walford on 02-Dec-2019 15:37:26

Last week, Convene sponsored the Forum and heard how the role of Company Secretary needs to change to meet the challenges faced by 21st century boards.

Topics: Sustainability
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What we took away from the Local Government ICT Summit 2019

By Gemma Walford on 02-Oct-2019 13:59:23

It was great meeting so many people dedicated to driving digital transformation under one roof.

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So you've gone paperless, but your platform ain't what it used to be

By Gemma Walford on 06-Nov-2018 15:27:31

Today I visited Loughborough, by train, to train the meeting organisers and board of our latest housing association customer. They used to use BoardPad but found that since its acquisition by Diligent that the platform no longer lives up to expectations.

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Convene at the AoC West Midlands Clerks' Network - 10 October 2018

By Gemma Walford on 11-Oct-2018 12:59:04

Yesterday, I attended an Association of Colleges West Midlands Clerks’ Network meeting for the first time at Telford College. The day started of well, with me getting to snap this beautiful example of English countryside scenery:

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Convene at CIH 2018

By Gemma Walford on 29-Jun-2018 13:19:05

What a difference a year can make! Walking up the stairs towards the entrance to Manchester Central’s enormous conference centre in the glorious sunshine felt a bit different to previous years. There was a more positive feeling in the air and lots of speakers ready to debate the hot topics.

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