Everest Training Industry Conference 2021

29th & 30th September

A virtual summit for training professionals

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Everest is an annual training industry conference hosted by accessplanit.

It's grown exponentially in size over the past 3 years, as training professionals look to get ahead of the curve and gain unique insight from training industry experts.

Everest is designed to help training teams make sense of an ever-changing landscape, and equip participants with the knowledge and data to become successful in training delivery, sales & marketing, business strategy, customer experience, motivating staff and managing wellbeing.

Learn more about our scheduled sessions and speakers below.

Register today to guarantee your spot at this increasingly popular training industry event.


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Event schedule


Wednesday 29th September

[All session times GMT +1]


2pm: The 2021 Training Industry Benchmark Report


Everest 2021 kicks off with accessplanit revealing the results of their highly anticipated, annual training industry benchmark report. This report captures the thoughts of hundreds of training professionals and looks for key trends and changes within marketing, technology use, training delivery methods, business outlook and success criteria.

2.45pm: Putting People First: Why Company Culture Has Never Been So Important

Jonathan Richards

Small businesses have had to navigate incredible challenges throughout the pandemic. Despite these difficult times, peoples’ resilience has been remarkable with their efforts to pull together being key to helping businesses weather the storm and come back stronger. Jonathan Richards, CEO of BreatheHR, will be explaining how to build a progressive culture that brings out the best in your people.

3.30pm: How to collect, analyse and use course data to transform your training offering

Chris Martin

FlexMR are a leading insights company, specialising in using data to empower decisions and improve business results. Chris Martin, CMO of FlexMR will be discussing three key opportunities for training providers within the collection, analysis and usage of course data.

4.15pm: [To be announced]


Thursday 30th September


2pm: Embracing Digitisation: Whether You Want To Or Not!

Graham David

Not to be missed! In this lively session, Graham David shares his experience of digital transformation in 2021, an experience that's helped him to gain a new perspective on online training delivery and amass thousands of followers on the increasingly popular app TikTok.

2.45pm: [To be announced]


3.30pm: Doubling Your Training Business Turnover 4 Years in a Row - The Sales Geek Success Story

Jonathan Finch, James Denny

Sales Geek have gone from strength to strength since their inception in 2017, driven by a passion to change the way the world perceives sales. In this session, we learn the secrets behind their sales training success!

4.15pm The Art Of The Possible: Creating A High Performing Team

Andrew Stirrup



Learn more about our expert speakers

Jonathan Finch Sales Geek

Jonathan Finch

Sales Geek

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Chris martin Flexmr

Chris Martin


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Graham David blue beetle

Graham David

Blue Beetle

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Hannah churchman accessplanit

Hannah Churchman


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Rikki Lear Digital 22

Rikki Lear

Digital 22

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James Denny sales geek

James Denny

Sales Geek

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dan accessplanit

Daniel Holden


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Andrew Stirrup

Andrew Stirrup

AJ Stirrup

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Jonathan Richards


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