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
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
this year’s theme is: PEOPLE, PURPOSe, progress
2019 WALKS, TALKS AND WORKSHOPS WILL BE LED BY THE FOLLOWING:
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)
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.