Upcoming events

We host a range of events, including our International Breakfast Seminars and Workplace Health Movement meetings. Convening is one of our strengths, and we use our extensive network to bring together experts for a workshop or roundtable to answer organisations’ most pressing questions about how to make living a healthy life more easily a reality for all.

Want us to host an event for your organisation? Contact us to chat more.

Use the filter below to see our past and upcoming events.


How can community engagement address obesity and unemployment?

Join us to learn more about C3's unique way of partnering with communities to assess how their environments help or hinder their health through our innovative mobile tool, CHESS. 

Start: Tuesday, 29 September 2020 @ 17:00 BST (16:00 GMT) 

Location: Online

The role of good people management in supporting health and wellbeing

With so many people working at home, it can be even harder for managers to pick up on cues that their colleagues might be struggling. Employers also need to remember that their duty of care for people’s health and safety carries on no matter where staff are based. Rachel Suff will share findings from CIPD’s annual Health and wellbeing at work survey report and recommendations for how managers can support their employees during this very difficult time.

Start: Tuesday, 22 September 2020 @ 9am BST

Location: Online via Zoom

Work, wellbeing and the pandemic

What have organisations learned from the pandemic and how have they adapted? Join us for our first online seminar featuring Professor Kevin Daniels, University of East Anglia (United Kingdom), in partnership with RAND Europe and the Society of Occupational Medicine. Places are limited.

Start: Tuesday, 8 September 2020 @ 9am BST

Location: Online via Zoom

Supporting mental health in the workplace – getting the basics right

Employers can find themselves overwhelmed by the complexity of managing mental health in the workplace: trying to navigate products and services on an evidence base that is still in its infancy. Rail Safety and Standards Board (RSSB) and the Institute for Employment Studies (IES) have been working together to understand what works for managing mental health, and specifically, how to promote good people management through line manager mental health training

Start: Tuesday, 3 March 2020 @ 8.30am (breakfast & registration from 8am)

Location: Willis Towers Watson 51 Lime Street, London, EC3M 7DQ 

**Postponed** C3 Wellbeing Forum 2020

*Please note this event has been postponed.* Join C3 for this popular event where people from different sectors connected by a passion for health and wellbeing come together for an afternoon of expert speakers, specialist workshops, discussions and networking.

Start: Postponed. Join our email list for updates

Location: Mayer Brown 201 Bishopsgate, London EC2M 3AF

Cancer screening in a middle-income country: the idealist versus the pragmatist

Register for C3's special International Breakfast Seminar with Dr Feisul Mustapha on cancer screening in a middle-income country as part of London Global Cancer Week.

Start: Thursday, 28 November 2019 @ 8:30 a.m. (breakfast & registration from 8am)

Location: CAN Mezzanine, 7-14 Great Dover Street London, SE1 4YR, United Kingdom

Data-driven employee health in business

Come and hear our speaker Ian Edwards, Programme Director at Nomura Health and Fitness, discuss the use of health data to establish top health risks, proactive and reactive health spend, measured health innovations and pathways.

Start: Wednesday 13 November 2019 @ 8.30am (breakfast & registration from 8am)

Location: Broadstone, 100 Wood Street, London, EC2V 7AN

NCDs and young people in the Caribbean

Come hear the dynamic Pierre K. Cooke Junior, Healthy Caribbean Coalition (HCC)'s Youth Voices Technical Advisor, speak about his leading advocacy work with NCDs and young people in the Caribbean.

Start: Monday, 21 October 2019 @ 8:30 a.m. (breakfast & registration from 8am)

Location: CAN Mezzanine, 7-14 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4YR

Opening doors – addressing the mental health of nurses and their patients

Watch the webinar recording of C3 and experts discussing the role of mental health in wellbeing and the importance of prioritising nurses’ own mental health and that of their patients. The webinar was one of a short series on prevention and management of non-communicable diseases produced by C3 in collaboration with Pfizer.

Start: Thursday 19 September 2019 @8pm

Location: Anywhere in the UK (Zoom webinar)

Man stretching at desk

Addressing musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions in the workplace

Join us for C3's Workplace Health Movement meeting with Professor Walker-Bone for employees and employers about preventing and managing musculoskeletal conditions in the workplace. Professor Walker-Bone is the Director of Arthritis Research UK/MRC centre for Musculoskeletal Health and Work.

Start: Thursday, 12 September 2019 @ 8.30am (breakfast & registration from 8am)

Location: Willis Towers Watson 51 Lime Street, London, EC3M 7DQ

Preventing NCDs through Policies, Programmes and Partnerships

Register for C3's International Breakfast Seminar with Dr Arora, a public health scientist working in the area of preventing and managing non-communicable diseases through health promotion and health advocacy. She is the Director of the Health Promotion Division and Additional Professor at Public Health Foundation of India.

Start: Tuesday, 10 September 2019 @8:30am (breakfast & registration from 8am)

Location: RSA (Dr Cross Room), 8 John Adam St, London WC2N 6EZ, UK

Celebrating Compassion: Beating Stress

Nurses, doctors, social workers and other people who work caring for others often face stress and burnout resulting in absenteeism, turnover, increased errors and even mortality. R Scott Boots has presented to thousands of caring persons internationally about ways to respond to stress in healthy ways. Join us 19 June to learn how we can better care for others by caring about ourselves.

Start: Wednesday, 19 June 2019 @ 8:30 a.m. (breakfast & registration from 8am)

Location: CAN Mezzanine, 7-14 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4YR

Dr Rachel Nugent speaking at a Devex event

Economics of NCD Prevention

Dr Rachel Nugent Vice-President – Global Non-communicable Diseases, RTI International. This talk shows how health economics is used to help countries make efficient and equitable spending decisions to slow the rise in health and economic burden from NCDs.

Start: Thursday, 2 May 2019 @ 8.30am

Location: 8 John Adam Street, London, WC2N 6EZ

Obesity Training for Nurses

Are you seeing more patients with obesity and obesity associated conditions in your clinical practice? Do you find conversations about obesity challenging? Join us at this unique event on 28 April at the European Congress on Obesity 2019 #ECO2019, in Glasgow, Scotland.

Start: Sunday, 28 April 2019 @ 08.45

Location: Scottish Event Campus (SEC) Exhibition Way Glasgow G3 8YW United Kingdom

The Wellbeing Symposium

C3 is excited to once again partner with Wellbeing People and Pillory Barn on The Wellbeing Symposium. Join us as the leading health & wellbeing event makes its London debut.

Start: Monday, 1 April 2019 @ 13.30

Location: Deloitte Building, 2 New Street Square, London EC4A 3BZ

Eat well, stay well: an employers’ guide to healthy eating in the workplace

Join IGD's Strategy and Innovation Director as he shares research from one of the largest experiments in a real world setting to test ways of encouraging people to make healthier food choices in the workplace. Registration now open!

Start: Tuesday, 11 December 2018 @ 8.30am (breakfast & registration from 8am)

Location: Broadstone, 55 Baker Street, London, W1U 8EW

Getting to actionable, sustainable, and cost effective ways of preventing NCDs

Preventing NCDs is a complex or 'wicked' problem which requires a paradigm shift in the way we think about solutions. Join UKPRP Expert panel member in examining why a systems perspective should be the first step in prevention.

Start: Wednesday, 31 October 2018 @ 8.30am

Location: CAN Mezzanine, 7-14 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4YR

Collaborating to Strengthen Primary Care

There is much positive talk of ‘multi-stakeholder collaboration’, but what does it really mean? Join C3 and Primary Care International in a discussion on which kinds of partnership are most effective for organisations focused on front-line healthcare systems, and the benefits for non-health organisations in collaborating with primary healthcare.

Start: Thursday, 4 October 2018 at 8.30 am (breakfast & registration from 8am)

Location: CAN Mezzanine, 7-14 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4YR

Evaluating health outcomes in workplace wellbeing: does measurement matter?

More and more organisations are introducing initiatives to help protect and promote staff health and wellbeing. But does anyone measure if it’s really improving health and if so, how do organisations go about it? Research leader, Michael Whitmore, will share RAND Europe's latest findings at our next C3 Workplace Health Movement meeting.

Start: Thursday, 13 September 2018 at 8:30 am (breakfast & registration from 8 am)

Location: Broadstone, 55 Baker Street, London, W1U 8EW

The global nutrition crisis – and what food & beverage manufacturers are doing (or not doing) to address it

The Access to Nutrition Index is the first systematic effort to compare major global food and beverage (F&B) manufacturers’ contribution to addressing global nutrition challenges: the good, bad and opportunities for improvement. Join us 17 July to hear how the world's largest F&B organisations rate.

Start: Tuesday, 17 July 2018 at 8:30 am (breakfast & registration from 8am)

Location: CAN Mezzanine, 7-14 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4YR

Healthy nutrition at work

Does changing what people eat at work really have an effect on their productivity and general health? British Dietetic Association's Elaine Gardner will discuss the BDA Work Ready programme along with practical learnings and resources.

Start: Wednesday, June 6 2018 at 8.30am (breakfast & registration from 8 am)

Location: Mayer Brown International LLP, 201 Bishopsgate EC2M 3AF

‘O sleep, O gentle sleep, Nature’s soft nurse…’*

Join us for a seminar with Dr Carol M. Baldwin from Arizona State University, as she reveals how the quality of our sleep can have a profound effect on our health particularly in terms of obesity and chronic disease.

Start: Tuesday, 5 June 2018 at 8:30 am (breakfast & registration from 8am)

Location: CAN Mezzanine, 7-14 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4YR

Community Involvement in Health – Mobilising citizens’ power-to-act

Would you like to empower and engage citizens in health promoting activities to mobilise their power, but you need inspiration? Hear insights from the Community Action Research Network on 25 May at our next International Breakfast Seminar.

Start: Friday, 25 May 2018 at 8:30 am (breakfast & registration from 8am)

Location: CAN Mezzanine, 7-14 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4YR

Building Nigeria’s modern healthcare system: a local clinical governance approach

Imagine going from working in the modern, relatively well-resourced NHS to being responsible for the health of 3 million people in one of the poorest states in Nigeria. You have just 52 doctors, 1,000 midwives and nurses, and less than £2 to spend per person. Could you cope? Join Professor Joseph Ana as he shares how he rebuilt a shattered health system.

Start: Wednesday, 9 May 2018 at 8:30 am (breakfast & registration from 8am)

Location: CAN Mezzanine, 7-14 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4YR

(Extended deadline) Call for papers: Healthy City Design International 2018

C3 is pleased to be an event partner & programme committee member for Healthy City Design International 2018. We hope that many from our network will submit their work! Extended deadline: 22 May. This year's theme is 'Creating healthy cities for all: Designing for equity and resilience'.

Start: 16 March 2018

Location: 11 St Andrews Pl, London NW1 4LE, UK

Urban Health: A global perspective – cities at the centre of development for health

While cities are neither inherently good or bad, the management of urbanisation is challenging, especially if the goal is to maximise health outcomes for those living and working in cities. This session will explore the phenomenon of urbanisation, why health considerations are often overlooked, and action steps to bring attention to the potential of cities to drive improvement in global health.

Start: 29 March 2018 at 8:30 am (breakfast & registration from 8am)

Location: CAN Mezzanine, 7-14 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4YR

Evidence around sleep and productivity

At our first workplace health seminar of 2018, Marco Hafner will share RAND Europe's latest insights about sleep and productivity - and why 'Britain's productivity problem begins in the bedroom.'

Start: 22 March 2018 at 8.30 am (breakfast & registration from 8 am)

Location: Baker & McKenzie LLP, 100 New Bridge Street London, EC4V 6JA

Making 2018 the turning point for NCDs

We are delighted to welcome Robert Beaglehole for our first C3 International Breakfast Seminar of 2018. A leader of the global work on NCD prevention, Robert is Emeritus Professor at the University of Auckland and Chair of the Lancet NCD Action Group.

Start: 16 March 2018 at 8.30 am (breakfast & registration from 8 am)

Location: CAN Mezzanine, 7-14 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4YR

Commissioning Obesity Care

24 May 2018: Bringing together clinicians and commissioners to discuss what is possible in the management and treatment of obesity.

Start: 24 May 2018

Location: Birmingham & Manchester

The Wellbeing Symposium

Register today for The Wellbeing Symposium, the event that takes you past the ‘wellbeing’ buzzword and towards practical solutions on building a strategy.

Start: 21 February 2018, 08:30

Location: Ashford International Hotel Simone Weil Ave Ashford TN24 8UX United Kingdom

Apply for the Inspiring Wellbeing Awards 2018

Are you, your business or community making a difference in wellbeing in the UK? Apply for the Inspiring Wellbeing Awards today! Deadline 8 January 2018.

Start: 8 January 2018

Location: Ashford, United Kingdom TN24 8UX