Welcome to Forum events

Engage with peers, experts, clients and campaign counterparties on the issues that matter to you and your firm at a mix of summits, roundtables, sessions and meetings.

The Forum organises over 50 member-only events annually as an inclusive member benefit:


Building the marketing team of the future…
Marketing Group

Speaker - Serena Simmons (Hogan Lovells)

FTI Consulting, 200 Aldersgate, Aldersgate Street, London, EC1A 4HD

Wednesday 6 September 2017, 8.15am - 9.45am

Marketing leaders in professional services firms face a challenging landscape: the ever-accelerating speed of technological change, an expansion of potential channels to market, and an unpredictable economic and political environment.

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Market disruption: Part 2 – Digital, technology and AI
Management Team Together

Speakers - Ian Jeffery (Lewis Silkin); Mark Sykes (BDO); Alex Hamilton (Radiant Law)

Moore Stephens, 150 Aldersgate Street, London, EC1A 4AB

Thursday 14 September 2017

In February we held an MPF event discussing Market Disruption from challenger firms within professional services, offering alternative service delivery and pricing models.

In this second event we move on to take a look at how professional services are being disrupted by the development of new technologies and platforms.

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Crossing the Rubicon: AI technologies and the professions
Risk Group

Speaker - Wael Elrifai (Pentaho, a Hitachi Group Company)

Gerald Eve, 72 Welbeck Street, London, W1G 0AY

Tuesday 19 September 2017, 8.15am - 9.45am

Even in the comparatively short time since Richard and Daniel Susskind warned of the impact of Artificial Intelligence on the professions in their 2015 book, The Future of the Professions, technology has been moving forward. Firms are increasingly coming to terms with this new future and looking at what it means for their businesses and the professional services sector more widely – not least from the risk perspective.

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  • Summits: 13 November; 29 January 2018; 19 March 2018; 4 June 2018
  • Firmwide leaders: 20 October; 12 December
  • Groups: To be advised by Group committees
  • Management Team Together: 14 September; 5 October; 1 December
  • Clubs: To be advised by Campaign teams


  • Summits: All paid–up members
  • Roundtables: Firmwide leaders
  • Group meetings: Operational leaders
  • 'Management Team Together' sessions: Firmwide, client-facing and operational leaders + selected suppliers
  • Club meetings: Club members and campaign counterparties + selected topic experts

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