This year's conference From Recession to Recovery takes place at the Fielder Centre in Hatfield on 6th November 2009. 


Guest speakers include: 

David Frost, Director General, British Chambers of Commerce,

Jon Nay, Regional Apprenticeship Director, National Apprenticeship Service,

David Meaken, Chief Executive, Northgate Public Services

Nat Wakely, Director of Selling Operations, John Lewis plc

Dr Jackie Hunter, SVP Science Environment Development, Glaxo Smith Kline


Hertfordshire Forward is a partnership which brings together key players from the public, voluntary, community and private sector organisations.  Their role is to look at how the different organisations can work together to set the vision for the county, consider the issues facing Hertfordshire and agree common goals. 


To view both the invitation and proramme click on the link below



The conference will commence with a Business Breakfast Briefing led by Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce & Industry


Business Breakfast Briefing

7.30 a.m. - 9.30 a.m.

Guest Speaker:  Lucy Neville-Rolfe, Executive Director, Tesco Plc


Our guest speaker for breakfast is Lucy Neville-Rolfe CMG, Executive Director (Corporate & Legal Affairs) of Tesco plc.  Until 1997 Lucy worked in a number of Government Departments.  She was a member of the Prime Minister's Policy Unit in 10 Downing Street from 1992-1994 where her responsibilities included home and legal affairs.  Lucy joined Tesco in 1997 as Group Director of Corporate Affairs.


Her responsibilitieis now include community, government, legal, pensions, internal and external communications, investor relations, insurance and claims, international corporate and legal affairs and competition matters.


Join us at this free of charge breakfast meeting and stay for the conference.  To book your place visit and book online.  If you wish to stay for the conference either book through the Hertfordshire Forward link or email