John Pienaar at the Conference Breakfast sponsored by Deloitte

John Pienaar at the Conference Breakfast sponsored by Deloitte

We enjoyed a fantastic presentation from Linda Moir, Head of Events Services, London 2012 on capturing the hearts and minds of customers

We enjoyed a fantastic presentation from Linda Moir, Head of Events Services, London 2012 on capturing the hearts and minds of customers

Professor Trevor Willians delivered an incisive economic assessment on day one - watch the video

Professor Trevor Willians delivered an incisive economic assessment on day one - watch the video

See who attended

See who attended

Thanks to The Sage Gateshead for hosting our event - we had a great time!   See some of the images.

Thanks to The Sage Gateshead for hosting our event - we had a great time! See some of the images.

Cyber security - the interconnectedness of everything.  Read our blog coverage of Richard Horne's fascinating presentation

Cyber security - the interconnectedness of everything. Read our blog coverage of Richard Horne's fascinating presentation

Thanks to the amazing generosity of our dinner guests we raised over £3,700 in support of the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation

Thanks to the amazing generosity of our dinner guests we raised over £3,700 in support of the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation

Thanks to our sponsors for supporting the conference.

Watch some of our favourite presentations from this and earlier conferences

Watch some of our favourite presentations from this and earlier conferences

The branch of the future - read our blog on this session at conference

The branch of the future - read our blog on this session at conference

BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art hosted our riverside welcome party

BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art hosted our riverside welcome party