The Institute's annual conference kicks off today. I'll be blogging from the event and you can follow live updates on Twitter. The hash tag is #icsconf and the Institute's Twitter account is @instituteofcs.

Day one speakers include CBI direcor–general John Cridland, James Caan, Metro Bank chairman Anthony Thomson and author and FT columnist Mike Southon.

If you're at the Conference we hope you have a great time and you take back lots of useful information.

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