1 Week To Go: Tips for Attending Banking Transformation Summit

With Banking Transformation Summit just one week away, we want to ensure you make the most of your experience.
As the Event Organiser, we've compiled 12 essential tips to help you navigate the summit successfully and achieve your objectives. From planning your journey to networking opportunities, here's what you need to know for an enriching and productive time at Banking Transformation Summit.

1. Objectives for the Summit

Take some time to define your objectives. Are you looking to gain insights, network, or discover new solutions? Complete your App profile and share this info with others. See what opportunities and connections come your way!

2. Plan Your Journey

Plan your journey in advance. The easiest and quickest route is the Elizabeth Line. 43 minutes from Heathrow. 7 Minutes from Canary Wharf. The trains are new and the experience is great! Click here for details on how to get to the venue.

3. Arrive in Good Time

Arriving early allows you to collect your badge and familiarise yourself with the event layout. We serve barista coffee so no need to stop en-route! Please support our opening speakers setting the scene for the summit. It's a 1 day event so make the most of it!

4. Add Sessions to Your Diary

Review the event schedule and add sessions to your diary via the App. Some have limited attendance like our Masterclass Roundtables, so the earlier you do this - the better! Make a clear plan of action and maximise your time by attending the most relevant sessions for your objectives.

5. Connect with Colleagues and Peers

Take advantage of the networking opportunities Banking Transformation Summit offers. Review the attendee list pre-show. Choose to “Connect” or “Request a Meeting” in our informal networking area. Reach out to those who can help expand your professional network. Investing some time into making these connections will really help bring the summit experience to life!

6. Meet Our Sponsors & Exhibitors

Check out our sponsors and exhibitors in the App. “Connect” with them to get more info. Take the time to visit their booths, engage in conversations, and learn about the innovative products and services they offer. Networking with partners can help you gain insights and discover potential solutions for your banking transformation challenges.

7. Check Out Our Social Media

Get a preview of what our speakers will be sharing ahead of the summit. Engage with our partners. Stay ahead of important updates, key highlights, and behind-the-scenes content. Engaging with our social media accounts can enhance your overall event experience.

8. Take Pictures

Capture memorable moments from the show. Use them as visual reminders for follow-ups and share them on social media to document your participation and engage with other attendees. Don't forget to tag the event's official accounts and use the hashtag #BTS2023

9. Ask Questions

Add any questions you have to Slido during each of our summit sessions. Engage with speakers and experts, ensuring your voice is heard and gain valuable insights from meaningful discussions.

10. Eat Lunch with People

Make the most of the lunch break by engaging in conversations with fellow attendees. Your colleagues will be looking for places to sit and eat. All you need to do is walk up to a table that’s starting to gather people and ask “do you mind if I join you?”

11. Networking Drinks

Have a beer or soft drink on us! After the day's sessions conclude, join the networking drinks - the perfect opportunity to connect with fellow attendees and recount the day's talking points in a relaxed and informal setting.

12. Get to Know the Organisers

Feel free to approach the team and introduce yourself. We're here to help and ensure you have a successful experience at the summit. If you have any questions, suggestions, or feedback, we're more than happy to assist you.
We hope these 12 tips will help you make the most of your attendance.
Clarify your objectives, plan your journey, arrive early, engage with sessions and network with peers. By following these suggestions, you'll be well-prepared for an enriching and productive event.
We look forward to welcoming you and hope you have a fantastic time at Banking Transformation Summit 2023.