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Coaching Conference 2017: Challenging Limitations


We are pleased to announce the Public Service Coaching Conference, ‘Challenging Limitations’.

We will focus on developing skills and practical tools, which can be used for, personal growth, to support the development of others, specifically with your coaches and mentees.

The conference is a great opportunity to network and share good practice from across the Welsh Public Service.

The learning outcomes of the event are:

  • developing self-awareness
  • understanding and managing mindset
  • building positivity and motivation
  • dealing with challenge and change and working towards a successful outcome
  • a greater understanding of and ways to recognise hubris
  • instilling optimism while staying grounded in reality
  • remaining focused and never giving up

Speakers and sessions

Speakers confirmed are:

  • Ian Govier Senior Leadership Development Manager, Welsh Government
  • Jenny Williams Jenny Williams Coaching
  • Sara Lodge Director, Beehive Coaching and Leadership Development Ltd
  • Moira Morgan Senior Manager, Career Management and Personal Development
  • Mike Lewis Hawliau
  • Marian Evans Managing Director Elevate BC Ltd

In addition to the keynote sessions, you can also book onto one themed workshop on the day.

Find out more about them in the more information page.


9:30 – 10:00 Registration
10:00 – 10:15 Open and welcome: Chair – Martin Jones
10:15 – 11:15 Keynote speaker: Ian Govier – Coaching on Ice
11:15 – 11:30 Break
11:30 – 12:30 Workshops - you can book onto one themed workshop on the day:

  • Moira Morgan – Hubristic Leadership and the Role of the Coach
  • Mike Lewis – Applied Positive Psychology
  • Marian Evans – Supervision

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch/Networking
13:30 – 14:30 Keynote speaker: Jenny Williams – Coaching Millennials
14:30 – 14:45 Break
14:45 – 15:45 Keynote speaker: Sara Lodge – The Drama Triangle
15:45 – 16:00 Summary of the day and close: Chair – Martin Jones


Open to all public and third sector staff

How to apply

Applications are closed. For updates and alerts subscribe to our mailing list and tick 'Coaching and mentoring'.

More information

To find more details, please see our detailed information.