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Don’t Forget Your Employees! Digitising Enterprise Experiences

November 27, 2019 @ 6:15 pm

Chief Wine Officer and Citrix Present:

Don’t Forget Your Employees! Digitising Enterprise Experiences

Date: Wednesday 27th November from 6.15pm
Location: Swan, Shakespeare’s Globe , 21 New Globe Walk, London, SE1 9DT
Guest Speaker: Jason-Scott-Taggart, Worldpay
Wine Expert: Jane Parkinson
What’s on the agenda

Digital technologies are disrupting every organisation. But how can CIOs take the reins and leverage digital?

This November join Chief Wine Officer and partners Citrix for an evening of networking among C-level peers and discover how you can digitise your enterprise and improve employee experiences.

CIOs are uniquely positioned to drive digital within their organisation. Enabling employees to adopt new ways of working, starts from IT and extends to HR and the wider organisation. Join us to find out why effective engagement, collaboration and communication is underpinned by digital and introduce a framework that reduces technology complexities, dismantles silos and enhances the overall employee experience. Afterall engaged employee’s equal success.

During this exclusive invite-only VIP experience, you will have an opportunity to network among technology leaders and decision-makers, to explore why improving employee experience is an organisational priority and hear why IT leaders are key in driving that change. We’ll also discuss how you can:

  • Shape and enhance the overall employee experience.
  • Increase agility and accelerate the delivery of high performance.
  • Facilitate effective collaboration between IT and HR 

Prepare for an evening of networking, and thought-provoking discussion. Enjoy our renowned Chief Wine Officer format of gourmet dining, fine-wine tasting and some light entertainment from one of only 389 Masters of Wine at the Swan at the iconic Shakespeare’s Globe.

Who’s attending

You will be joined by C Suite leaders in both IT and HR. Sharing expertise on employee experience, recruitment, and talent management.

Keynote speakers
Jason-Scott-Taggart, Head of Business Technology Services at Worldpay

With over 25 years of experience in IT within the financial services industry, Jason heads the business technology services for the leading global payments company, Worldpay. Bridging the gap between business and technology leaders to drive better business outcomes and deliver high performance that satisfies client demand in a rapidly evolving market.

Jane Higgs, Head of HR at Citrix

Offering 20 years of experience in the tech industry, Jane has been involved in high level mergers and acquisitions including global restructures. Currently heading the Northern Europe HR team at Citrix, Jane implements organisational transformation, bringing a people-centric approach that accelerates business growth. Instilling a growth mindset within her organisation that encourages diversity and inclusivity, Jane is dedicated to implementing programmes that attract and retain talent.

 Your hosts:

Citrix powers a better way to work by delivering the experience, security, and choices that people and organizations need to unlock

innovation, engage customers, and be productive—anytime, anywhere.

2 Places Available
Bubbles served in:

“Great location. Great food and wine. Excellent discussion.”

See our past guest reviews.
The Chief Wine Officer Experience

Our premium event series is all about mixing business with pleasure. Alongside high-level business discussions with peers, guests to our Chief Wine Officer events get to sample the world’s finest wines and indulge in a gourmet dining experience.  

But it doesn’t stop there – we also have a little light-hearted competition to further enliven the night. Join us to take part in our wine expert’s wine-related competition to see if you can win the title of Chief Wine Officer. 

 Wine expert and host

Jane Parkinson

An award-winning writer, broadcaster and author, Jane Parkinson will be presiding over the evening. Adding Master of Wine (MW) to her many accolades, the highest, toughest, and most prestigious wine qualification.

One of only 390 MWs in the world, Jane has previously hosted Saturday Kitchen Live, frequently judging at international wine competitions and has been at the Chair of Judges for the national sommelier and chef (food and wine matching) competition, the Rising Stars Trophy.


9 Wines 1 Winner


Two sparkling wines


Paired with two white wines

Main Course

Paired with two red wines

Cheese Course

Paired with two red wines


Enjoyed with a dessert wine

CWO Final

Winner announced

“The venue, food, entertainment & wine were all great. Well done and thank you!”

 Your venue

Swan, Shakespeare’s Globe
21 New Globe Walk, London, SE1 9DT

The event will be held at the iconic Shakespeare Globe, The Swan. Moments away from London Bridge, this stunning location situated over two floors, with views over St. Paul’s and the River  Thames. Headed by critically acclaimed Brian Fontani, guests will be served  modern British cuisine. Blending contemporary style with elegant ambiance, prepare for a rich source of history and captivating backdrops.

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Savannah Giorgi
0207 329 3933
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Richard Porter, MD
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Chief Wine Officer and Citrix

Don’t Forget Your Employees! Digitising Enterprise Experiences

Swan, Shakespeare’s Globe
21 New Globe Walk, London, SE1 9DT

Wednesday 27th November 2019
from 6.15pm

“The evening was flawless.”


November 27, 2019
6:15 pm
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Swan, Shakespeare’s Globe, London
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside
London, SE1 9DT United Kingdom


Savannah Giorgi