WALKING WHISKY WELLNESS
october 18-20, scotland 2019
a business conference in disguise

THE FUTURE OF WORK CULTURE AND WHAT CAN WE DO TO BE PART OF THE CHANGE

Walking Whisky Wellness, drone footage, walk and talk

CALLING ALL FORWARD-THINKING BUSINESS LEADERS AND CREATIVE MINDS. BUSINESS TIMES ARE CHANGING. IT’S TIME TO CHANGE HOW WE MEET, CONNECT AND COLLABORATE. A CHANCE TO BREAK AWAY FROM THE TRADITIONAL. REFRESH AND STIMULATE YOUR MIND. EXTEND YOUR NETWORK WITH SOME LONG-LASTING TRULY INSPIRATIONAL CONNECTIONS.

YOU will SPEND THE ENTIRE WEEKEND WITH ALL THE IMPRESSIVE SPEAKERS AND OTHER LIKE-MINDED DELEGATES. AN intimate gathering Coming together in the great outdoors of scotland for walks, talks and workshops. igniting ideas and valuable connections over campfires and long dinner tables. JUMPING IN RIVERS, DRAMS IN THE SAUNA and FIRESIDE CHATS. THIS IS WHERE THE BONDING HAPPENS WITH SOME VERY SPECIAL PEOPLE.

DO YOUR BUSINESS OUTSIDE

CHANGING THE CONFERENCE WORLD ONE STEP AT A TIME.
— david hieatt, huit denim

this year’s theme is: PEOPLE, PURPOSe, progress

2019 WALKS, TALKS AND WORKSHOPS WILL BE LED BY THE FOLLOWING:

CHARLIE GLADSTONE SERIAL ENTREPRENEUR

CHARLIE GLADSTONE
SERIAL ENTREPRENEUR

JIM MARSDEN PHOTOGRAPHER OF FILM, LEICA UK AMBASSADOR

JIM MARSDEN
PHOTOGRAPHER OF FILM, LEICA UK AMBASSADOR

JAMES SILLS VOCAL LEADER

JAMES SILLS
VOCAL LEADER

MARCEL KAMPMAN (NL) CREATIVE STRATEGIST AND STRATEGIC CREATIVE

MARCEL KAMPMAN (NL)
CREATIVE STRATEGIST AND STRATEGIC CREATIVE

NIC SHAYLER ONE HALF OF APE

NIC SHAYLER
ONE HALF OF APE

CHARLES FANSHAWE FOUNDER OF MOORSWOOD

CHARLES FANSHAWE
FOUNDER OF MOORSWOOD

THE MAC TWINS GUT HEALTH SCIENTIFIC RESEARCHERS (THE GUTT STUFF)

THE MAC TWINS
GUT HEALTH SCIENTIFIC RESEARCHERS (THE GUTT STUFF)

JENNY THEOLIN (SWE) LEADING AND CONNECTING, PEOPLE AND IDEAS

JENNY THEOLIN (SWE)
LEADING AND CONNECTING, PEOPLE AND IDEAS

 

HEAR WHAT THEY HAVE TO SAY AND GET TO SPEND QUALITY TIME TOGETHER AROUND A FIRE, ON A WALK OR EVEN IN A RIVER. THIS IS WAY MORE INTIMATE THAN YOUR REGULAR BUSINESS CONFERENCE. FUELLED BY INCREDIBLY THOUGHTFUL FOOD, fresh air AND THE ODD DRAM OF WHISKY.*

*(NON ALCOHOLIC ALTERNATIVES AVAILABLE)

PUT YOURSELF IN GREAT SPACES WITH INCREDIBLE PEOPLE AND GREAT THINGS WILL HAPPEN.
— Guy Redwood, 2018 delgate
there was something special about that conference. it was the space given for all of us as human beings to connect. to hear everyone’s ideas and experiences on how we can transform our organisations and places of work to become more human.
— veronica fossa, 2018 speaker
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2019 PARTNERS

Trakke 

DESIGNED & MANUFACTURED IN SCOTLAND

We believe in British manufacturing.
That's why we design and manufacture all of our bags, in-house, here in Glasgow. 
It gives us more control, more precision, and more responsibility. 
So we can make better bags. 

Founder Alec Farmer will be on site with us.
Sharing the beautiful Trakke story and bearing gifts.

 

THE HIGH STREET DELICATESSEN

Gathering folk to share great tastes

Based in Newton, Wales, run by Barrie and Jojo Thompson - expert foodies who are passionate about great food made from quality produce.

The High Street Deli will be curating the weekend’s menu using some of the finest handpicked products, including many local producers. Creating it fresh on site and serving with stories behind the flavours delivered.

 

Dear Green

speciality coffee roasted in Glasgow

Revolutionising Scotland’s coffee industry.

Chief roaster and founder Lisa Lawson will be serving up the good stuff throughout our stay.

THE LOCH FYNE

A tiny shop with a huge knowledge of whisky.

Their whitewashed stone store and workshop in Inveraray is a treasure trove of whisky, selling their very own blends as well as well-known malts, rare bottlings and irreplaceable expressions. 

Andrew Ferguson from Loch Fyne will entertain and educate us throughout the weekend. Sharing drams and imparting his expert knowledge on all things whisky. Including a tasting and food pairing on Friday evening to get us gently warmed up for the weekend.

 

Department Two

CREATIVE PROJECTS FOR passionate BRANDS

Department Two direct and produce films, devise and photograph campaigns, develop strategies and build brands. Based in Sheffield and London, working internationally.

Arran and Fern will be documenting this year’s happenings and capturing unique portraits of the speakers and delegates.

 

Dorward Intelligent Buildings

future proof Smart technology

Technical Director Graham Dorward is onsite creating wifi hotspots and making sure the lodge is filled with gentle tunes and the occasional image show.