– Thursday 7th September 2023 –
Pitch up from 11am, with registration and lunch open from 12.30, we will kick off CU23 in style with our signature opening welcome from Sally, Darren and Georgia, followed by a choice of learning workshops and wellbeing activities.
Round off the first day with a delicious hot meal, freshly cooked and served in the field.
– Welcome to Comms Unplugged 2023! –
Darren, Georgia and Sally welcome you to the field and get CU23 started in style!
– Thursday's learning workshops –
Select two from these corkers.
Branded! Nailing your corporate narrative
Dorset Healthcare and Dorset County HospitalFind out more >
Youth Proof 2 Future Proof
Antonia Dixey + young people!
Participation PeopleFind out more >
Inspired about inclusion
Alive with IdeasFind out more >
The power of habits
Dominic Ridley-Moy and Dr Lucy Mersh
The Behaviour Change NetworkFind out more >
– Thursday's wellbeing activities –
Take your pick!
– Thursday evening –
Optional learning activity
– Friday 8th September 2023 –
A whole day of learning, connecting and 'you time'. Starting with our awesome keynote address, followed by a choice of two professional development workshops and two wellbeing activities.
– Our keynote speaker –
Starting your day off right with an inspirational and thought-provoking hour
– Friday's workshops –
We bring you a varied and eclectic mix of topics to support your personal and professional development
Grow your outward mindset
He's back in the field!Find out more >
Future Comms Skills
Bournemouth University and Alumni
Panel discussionFind out more >
Working with your senior execs
Chief Exec of Great Western NHSFind out more >
Embrace diversityFind out more >
– Friday's wellbeing activities –
– Friday night in the field –
It's always a special evening, with live music, delicious food and relaxed, fireside chat.
– Saturday 9th September 2023 –
Wellbeing walk - and a hearty breakfast!
– A delightful wellbeing activity to send you on your way –
Our last morning together is devoted to enjoying the amazing environment Dorset has to offer before you hit the road to return home. Make the most of it!
– Food and drink in the field –
Doesn't food always taste so much better when it's freshly prepared in the open air?
We have selected some of the best street food caterers Dorset has to offer, cooking up delicious meals in our fabulous #fieldofdreams.
Whether you eat anything going or have some specific dietary requirements, no-one goes hungry in the Comms Unplugged field. Just make sure you let us know any preferences when you register in advance.
Here's what's in store.
– Hot dinners round the campfire –
Freshly prepared in our field
– Lunch in the field –
Yummy lunches to fuel you through the day
– Breakfast in the field! –
Get set up for day, the unplugged way.