About DLF

At the Digital Leadership Forum, we’re committed to helping our community to innovate, learn and grow through a programme of customised learning and development events and services.

We believe that innovation is enhanced by a variety of perspectives and our goal is to create an inclusive, respectful environment that invites diverse participation.

Our sessions are designed to be highly interactive and engaging. As a member you can choose topics, share insights and learn from a cross-industry network of innovative digital leaders, academics and challenger brands to help successfully transform your organisation.

World-leading member organisations range from Intel and Lloyds Banking Group through to Unilever, Clifford Chance and BT. The sessions are curated, designed and hosted by members in their own offices and membership is company-wide.

Join in the conversations and connect with Heads of Digital, Heads of Innovation and senior digital leaders across technology and marketing roles as well as executives from HR, learning and development, IT, leading legal professionals and expert industry consultants.

DLF Themes

We tackle a range of core strategic business issues:

Innovation Strategy

AI and Automation

Customer Experience

Agile Organisations

Future of Work

Digital Transformation

The Digital Leadership Forum provide a great way to engage in industry best practice.

Madush Gupta

Product Owner

Lloyds Banking Group

DLF sessions are a great way to gain insights from other organisations, stay in touch with the industry and find areas of improvement from outside the company.

Cora Thomas

Marketing Executive

Octopus Investments

The Digital Leadership Forum is thought provoking and collaborative. The speakers were very good, they complemented each other very well and brought out some really valuable points.

Mark Jones

Associate Director


I particularly enjoyed hearing about design thinking case studies – it really brought the discussions and presentations to life.

Sophie Harper

Senior UX Designer


The Digital Leadership Forum is informative, interesting and innovative.

Tim Lewis

Head of Project Management

Octopus Investments

“I enjoyed the simplicity of how complex concepts were presented, even to a non-technical audience”

Bharathish Rao

System Owner


I loved the ability to meet other people in the industry and openly discuss needs and problems. I found the talks very insightful and engaging, bringing expertise knowledge which I haven’t encountered before.

Nicole Kelly

User Researcher


“The Digital Leadership Forum is a friendly, well-informed community for anyone in the digital industry”

Philip Le Count

User Experience Designer

Highways England

Good quality presentations and thought provoking sessions with the right level of participants.

Chris Bushnell Artificial Solutions

Chris Bushnell


Artificial Solutions

What’s great about DLF is they always have speakers from varying roles in the industry and it’s great to hear their experience.

Vishnupriya Paramathayalan Lloyds Banking Group

Vishnupriya Paramathayalan

Quality Engineering Lead

Lloyds Banking Group

DLF offers great insight in to how different businesses in a variety of sectors are tackling common issues


John Birrell

Senior Client Manager


I find the online sessions very informative and full of knowledgeable and passionate people. I always take new learnings and ideas away from the forum.

Lara Cook

Senior PMO Analyst

First Rate Exchange Services

I find DLF sessions to be a fun and engaging way to learn about new issues.

Paul Johnson


Baker McKenzie