Unite 21. The future is here.

Unite isn't just an employee experience conference, it's an experience. The world's leading enterprises unite here to learn, network, get inspired, and have fun. With deep dives into how enterprises level up employee experience, visionary keynotes from the biggest names, and fun that you won't forget. It all happens here.

Live

Streaming live from London and New York. No pre-recorded sessions.

3 half-days

Online immersive experience that pushes virtual event delivery to the MAX.

Interactive Sessions

Live interactive keynotes, breakouts, and roundtables.

Learn

Take your job by storm with employee experience and internal communications deep dives, enterprise success stories, expert panels, and interactive break-out sessions.

Unite

Network

Where employee experience leaders from the world's biggest enterprises unite to exchange ideas and make new connections.

Networking at Unite

Get inspired

Keynotes that will bend your mind, level up your knowledge, and fast track you to career success.

Seth Godin speaking at Unite 19

Have fun

Get into the flow with yoga sculpt with Sky Ting live from New York and take your fitness to the next level with HIIT live from London.

Unite 19 party

Speakers. Get inspired.

Louis Theroux

Louis Theroux

Documentary filmmaker, journalist, broadcaster, and author

Ping Chao

Ping Chao

Head of Product, People Experience Platform at Johnson & Johnson

Cheryl McKinnon

Cheryl McKinnon

Principal Analyst at Forrester

Edward Taylor

Edward Taylor

Executive Director at Digital Workplace Group

Suzie Robinson

Suzie Robinson

Reports Consultant at ClearBox Consulting

Lindsay Sherman

Lindsay Sherman

Corporate Affairs at Baker Hughes

Arun Thomas

Arun Thomas

CIO at Dynacare

Will Saville

Will Saville

Founder at Unily

Kaitlin Auriemma

Kaitlin Auriemma

Head of Presales - North America at Unily

Matthew Boyd

Matthew Boyd

Product Evangelist at Unily

Sanika Gentles

Sanika Gentles

Senior Customer Success Manager at Unily

Agenda. Ignite your imagination.

Unite 21 - Inspire
Day 1, Sep 21

  • Yoga

    11:00 AM

    Yoga Sculpt

    Get into the flow with high-intensity cardio yoga with Sky Ting live from New York.

  • Louis Theroux

    01:00 PM

    Keynote Human connection in the digital era

    Storytelling, video and new media – how communication has changed and what has stayed fundamental.

    with Louis Theroux

  • 02:15 PM

    Tech Beyond the box: Widget development

    When you buy an intranet product, the opportunities to customize to fit your unique needs are more limited, right? Wrong. In this session, the team will demonstrate innovative examples of custom widget development. See how Zaxby’s are leveraging developer resource to push boundaries and enable new use-cases; and learn best practices to do it yourself.

    with Josh Bailey - Lead Systems Architect at Zaxbys;
    Martin Blake - Development Team Lead at Unily

    Comms Code, communication, and culture: A new blueprint for intranet ownership

    Who even owns the intranet anymore? With the modern employee experience platform so much more than an internal communications tool, how does this change the culture and dynamics of product ownership? Discover a new vision for cultural ownership of the intranet that leverages the full power of IT and Comms to create a true digital HQ.

    with Heinz Korten - Senior Software Engineer at Wacker;
    Kaz Hassan - Product Manager at Unily

  • 03:00 PM

    Keynote Shaping the future of work

    Discover how the world’s largest and most broadly based healthcare company is shaping the future of work for 150k+ employees based across 90+ countries with an employee experience platform that unites people, tools and knowledge in one place.

    with Ping Chao - Head of Product, People Experience Platform at Johnson & Johnson

  • 04:05 PM

    Roundtable To be announced

    Session details available soon. Please visit Universe to have your say.

Unite 21 - Engage
Day 2, Sep 22

  • 11:00 AM

    HIIT

    Take your fitness to the next level with high-intensity interval training live from London.
  • 01:00 PM

    Keynote To be announced

    Sessions details available soon.

  • 02:15 PM

    Tech Ops, infrastructure, and security

    Get an exclusive behind the scenes look into how Unily is evolving its operations, infrastructure, and security measures to meet the growing demands of the modern enterprise.

    with Hugh Wilkinson - Technical Operations Lead at Unily;
    James Heathcote - Technical Operations Manager - Information and Security at Unily;
    Michele Johl - Technical Operations Manager - Deployments at Unily

    Comms Making data-driven decisions to boost adoption

    How do you turn intranet analytics into actionable insights that inform the on-going evolution of your platform? Learn how Celanese uncovered rich insights that led them to develop a simpler site design. Hear from communications staffer Margie Dolch as she shares the story of how Celanese is making informed decisions to continuously improve user experience and evolve their platform through the adoption of new features.

    with Margie Dolch - Senior Communications Specialist at Celanese

  • 03:00 PM

    Keynote Beyond crisis: Lessons from the healthcare industry

    Where better to learn about managing a crisis than to hear from the healthcare leaders whose workforce was on the frontline of the pandemic? How is technology powering new employee experiences in the healthcare industry?

    with Arun Thomas - CIO at Dynacare;
    Dawn Rosenberg - Internal Communications Strategist at VCU Health;
    Paul Sheringham - Head of Communications at St George's Hospital

  • 04:05 PM

    Roundtable To be announced

    Sessions details available soon. Please visit Universe to have your say.

Unite 21 - Deep Dive
Day 3, Sep 23

  • Unite 21 with Will Saville

    01:00 PM

    Keynote Unily: The future

    Get up close and personal with Unily's roadmap and discover our vision for the future of employee experience. Where is our product going and how do we see it powering new ways of working?

    with Will Saville - CEO at Unily

  • 02:15 PM

    Tech Beyond the box: Integrations

    An effective intranet strategy places the intranet at the center of the digital workplace. In this whistle-stop integrations masterclass, learn how to leverage Unily’s open API framework to unite technology and underpin frictionless digital employee experience.

    with Adam Wildash - Development Team Lead at Unily

    Comms Innovation through knowledge sharing

    Effective knowledge sharing is at the heart of enterprise innovation and no one knows this better than Biogen whose 9k employees include some of the world's most notable neuro-scientists. Discover how the leading neuroscience biotech is transforming knowledge sharing across the business with a platform that puts the power of knowledge into that hands of every employee.

    with Travis Gregory - Associate Director of IT at Biogen

  • 03:00 PM

    Keynote The future of intranets

    Join our industry experts to discuss the future of intranets and digital connection in the workplace of 2021+. What can you expect from the next decade of digital employee experience innovation? 

    with Edward Taylor - Executive Director at Digital Workplace Group;
    Cheryl McKinnon - Principal Analyst at Forrester;
    Suzie Robinson - Reports Consultant at ClearBox

  • 04:05 PM

    Roundtable To be announced

    Session details available soon. Please visit Universe to have your say.

  • 04:50 PM

    Wrap-Up

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