BBC Radio 5 Live controller Jonathan Wall and motivational speaker Michael Finnigan are two of eight confirmed panellists for a leadership event in Burnley.

BusinessCloud has teamed up with Themis at Burnley College to hold the breakfast event on September 27 entitled ‘The Secret of Leadership’- finding the leaders of the future.The event is being co-sponsored by Cascade Go HR Software.

What makes a good leader? Are you born a natural leader or is it something you learn? Do age and gender make a difference when it comes to leadership?

These are just some of the questions that the event will look to answer.

Michael Finnigan

Michael Finnigan

Dominic McGregor, COO of the Social Chain and former Newcastle United footballer David Beharall, who launched Manchester digital agency CandidSky, will also be speaking.

The other confirmed speakers are Phillipa Winter, chief informatics officer, Bolton NHS Foundation Trust; Simon Jordan, director, Themis; Michelle Rothwell, founder, Watch This Space; and William Fletcher, managing director, Recycling Lives.

The event is free to attend but spaces are limited but people can register here.

Themis

Cascade