New at Employee Benefits Live 2012

Drop-in clinics

Each day delegates can drop into our legal clinic for a short one-to-one session with experts including Jane Samsworth of Hogan Lovells, Alison Cribbs of Sackers and a lawyer from CMS Cameron McKenna. To book a legal session, visit

The tax clinic will be staffed by tax advisers Shawn Healy of BDO, Alastair Kendrick of MacIntyre Hudson and Deborah Parks-Green of Baker Tilly.

Book a tax session by visiting


Meet the mentors

Benefits and HR managers will be able to get advice from leading reward directors in our new ‘meet the mentors’ sessions. Mentors include Neal Blackshire, benefits and compensation manager at McDonald’s Restaurants; Susan Hughes, associate director, UK pensions and benefits at BP; and Caroline Jowett-Ive, group vice-president of reward at Teleport.

Book a session at


Market updates

These bite-size 30-minute sessions will update HR and reward professionals with the latest market trends for specific benefits products. So, if you think you need to review any of your benefits, make sure you get a market overview update before you start.

Just turn up or book a session at