Survive & Thrive: Mental Health and Wellbeing


21th October 2020

13:00 – 14:00 GMT



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About This Event


Sussex Innovation will be bringing you fortnightly webinars on a variety of subjects that are designed to help support you and your business during this difficult time. These events are being run in collaboration with Gatwick Diamond Business.

The Covid-19 pandemic has brought about many challenges for businesses, not least of these being the increased stress and mental strain on employees and employers alike. In this webinar, we will be looking at how to best manage these pressures and help mitigate the effects.

Hear from our expert panel:

Mark Arneill: Head of Customer Success at People Matter Technology Limited

People matter technology combine the latest psychology and technology to develop innovative wellness solutions, allowing people and organisations to be at their best.


Ian Braid: Founder and MD of DOCIAsport Ltd

Ian brings his passion, insight and experience altogether in the independent company DOCIAsport.

His unique blend of experience has been gained as Major Events Director at British Triathlon, Trustee of SportsAid, CEO of the British Athletes Commission and Management Board Director of Sport Resolutions UK.


Jenny Tschiesche: Bestselling Author and Founder of Lunchbox Doctor

A nutrition expert educating those in the workplace, those working with children and teenagers, and sportspeople to reach their performance and health goals.

Jenny has worked with 100’s of clients and conducted seminars, workshops and lectures to thousands more.



12.50pm - Grab some lunch and settle down!

1.00pm - Welcome

1.05pm - Introductions

1.15pm - Panel discussion

1.50pm - Audience Q&A.

2.00pm - Goodbyes.


This project has received funding from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) as part of the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020. The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (and in London the intermediate body Greater London Authority) is the managing authority for the ERDF.
Established by the European Union, the ERDF helps local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support innovation and businesses, create jobs and regenerate local communities. Read further information here.