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A live series of virtual roundtables chaired by leading international companies.
We bring together the world’s most inspiring HR practitioners to discuss, explore and address the future challenges in HR. The live interactive sessions are a  unique sharing and learning experience to discover best practices, benchmark with industry leaders and bring home actionable takeaways.

FEBRUARY 15-17 Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET

15 FEBRUARY 2022

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EQUITY, DIVERSITY & INCLUSION – TITLE OF THE DAY COMING SOON! 

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY:
Alia Zafar THE BANK OF PUNJAB

SPEAKERS:
Fernando Andreotti Vaz HYUNDAI MOTOR BRAZIL AND CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA
Rich Robles BOSTON CHILDREN`S HOSPITAL
Lamona Rajah CUMMINS INC.


16 FEBRUARY 2022

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MORE FOCUS ON BUILDING DYNAMIC LEARNING ECOSYSTEMS

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY:
Wagner Denuzzo PRUDENTIAL FINANCIAL

SPEAKERS:
Sari Ek-Petroff VTT
Patrick Mullarkey SNYK
Atul Shetty NEC CORPORATION
Elin Källqvist CGI





17 FEBRUARY 2022

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THE FUTURE OF WORK DEPENDS ON THE FUTURE OF TOTAL REWARDS

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

SPEAKERS:
Adedayo Adebisi G. ELIAS & CO.
Jeffrey Bent FFC SYNERGY
Pieter Braunwers WHIRLPOOL
Wan Asma’ Wan Omar AFFIN BANK GROUP
Andrea Piacentini FIELDCORE

FEBRUARY 22-24 Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET

22 FEBRUARY 2022

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HARNESSING THE FULL POTENTIAL OF TECHNOLOGY IN THE NEW NORMAL

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY:
Hiliana Fienieg Former SIEMENS HEALTHINEERS

SPEAKERS:
Manoj K Prasad RELIANCE INDUSTRIES LIMITED
Devrim Aksu ALDRIDGE
Iyas Seidan JAPAN TABACCO INTERNATIONAL

 

23 FEBRUARY 2022

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DIGITAL SOLUTIONS TO SUPPORT THE CANDIDATE EXPERIENCE

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY:
Lisa Smith-Strother RELX

SPEAKERS:
Rolf Diepeveen EXPATH TRAINING AND CONSULTING




24 FEBRUARY 2022

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HOW MENTAL HEALTH CAN IMPACT THE ABILITY TO PERFORM IN THE WORKPLACE

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

SPEAKERS:
Lorenzo Arca ROCHE
Bruno Santos COGNIZANT
Samprita Majumder DELL TECHNOLOGIES
Evelyne Van Vosselen BRIDGESTONE

MARCH 15-17 Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET

15 MARCH 2022

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GENDER EQUALITY TODAY FOR A SUSTAINABLE TOMORROW

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

SPEAKERS:

Olga Barroso EUROP ASSISTANCE
Kristin Engvig WIN
Monica Hernandez Alarcon GENERAL MOTORS
Mara Zavagno KONECRANES
Busi Sizani DELIVEROO

 

16 MARCH 2022

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THE NEW FRONTIERS IN SKILLING EMPLOYEES

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

SPEAKERS:
Pooja Taneja THE KRAFT HEINZ COMAPANY
Jen Buchanan SAM’S CLUB
Petra Hauser SILHOUETTE INTERNATIONAL
Paulo Nucci FAO
Elvin Nosi  BALFIN GROUP

 

 





17 MARCH 2022

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GOAL SETTING: AN EFFECTIVE WAY TO IMPROVE PERFORMANCE

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY:
Massimiliano Sacco ELECTRONIC ARTS

SPEAKERS:
Guillermo Rademakers GRUPO PIÑERO
Meenaxi Ramesh SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC

MARCH 22-24 Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET

22 MARCH 2022

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THE VALUE OF DATA ANALYTICS TO LEADERS AND MANAGERS

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

SPEAKERS:
Fernando Zallocco BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM
Juan Carlos Fernández DOMESTIKA

23 MARCH 2022

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HIRING WOMEN INTO LEADERSHIP ROLES

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

SPEAKERS:
Ewa Cabaj BABBEL





24 MARCH 2022

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PEOPLE CARE, WELFARE & WELLBEING – TITLE OF THE DAY COMING SOON!

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY:
Alia Zafar THE BANK OF PUNJAB

SPEAKERS:

APRIL 5-7 Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET

05 APRIL 2022

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HOW TO MEASURE D&I IN THE WORKPLACE?

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY:
Olga Barroso EUROP ASSISTANCE

SPEAKERS:
Fernando Zallocco BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM

06 APRIL 2022

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UNDERSTANDING AND MEASURING THE BUSINESS IMPACT OF LEARNING & DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

SPEAKERS:
Adedayo Adebisi G.ELIAS & CO.
Wagner Denuzzo PRUDENTIAL FINANCIAL





07 APRIL 2022

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PERFORMANCE & REWARD – TITLE OF THE DAY COMING SOON! 

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

SPEAKERS:
Lorenzo Arca ROCHE

APRIL 12-14 Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday| 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET

12 APRIL 2022

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USING ANALYTICS TO DRIVE PEOPLE PERFORMANCE IN A HYBRID WORKPLACE

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY:
Nicolas Behbahani  Head of People Analytics & HR Data

SPEAKERS:
Michael A. Piker FLUTTER ENTERTAINMENT

13 APRIL 2022

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KEEP PACE WITH THE CHALLENGES IN RECRUITING: EFFECTIVE REMOTE-HIRING TOOLS

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

SPEAKERS:
Rocío Chávez AXA


14 APRIL 2022

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SHAPING A TWO-WAY EMPLOYEE COMMUNICATION CULTURE

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

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JUNE 7-9 Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET

07 JUNE 2022

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OVERCOMING BIAS IN RECRUITING AND HIRING

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

SPEAKERS:
Wagner Denuzzo PRUDENTIAL FINANCIAL
Rocío Chávez AXA

08 JUNE 2022

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BREAKING THE VERTICAL SILO IN LEARNING & DEVELOPMENT

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

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09 JUNE 2022

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THE LEADERSHIP AGILITY FACTOR

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

SPEAKERS:
Fernando Zallocco BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM

JUNE 14-16 Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET

14 JUNE 2022

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DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION & ANALYTICS – TITLE OF THE DAY COMING SOON!

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY:
Alia Zafar THE BANK OF PUNJAB

SPEAKERS:

15 JUNE 2022

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UNICORNS AND THE DIFFICULTIES OF HIRING FOR IT ROLES

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

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16 JUNE 2022

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A TAILOR-MADE WELLBEING EXPERIENCE TO MOTIVATE EMPLOYEES

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY:
Olga Barroso EUROP ASSISTANCE

SPEAKERS:

SEPTEMBER 27-29 Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET

27 SEPTEMBER 2022

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RAISING EMPLOYEE AWARENESS ABOUT UNCONSCIOUS BIAS

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

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28 SEPTEMBER 2022

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HR 2030: BUILDING A FUTURE-READY WORKFORCE

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

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29 SEPTEMBER 2022

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KPIs TO MEASURE SUCCESS AND PERFORMANCE

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

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OCTOBER 4-6 Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET

04 OCTOBER 2022

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AGILE HR AS A COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

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05 OCTOBER 2022

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AMPLIFYING YOUR EMPLOYER BRAND ON SOCIAL MEDIA

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY:
Olga Barroso EUROP ASSISTANCE

SPEAKERS:





06 OCTOBER 2022

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GIG ECONOMY AS A WAY TO SUPPORT EMPLOYEE WELLBEING

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

SPEAKERS:

NOVEMBER 15-17 Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET

15 NOVEMBER 2022

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BUILDING A FAMILY-FRIENDLY WORKPLACE

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

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16 NOVEMBER 2022

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TAKING THE MOST OUT OF SOCIAL LEARNING TO INCREASE EQ

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

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17 NOVEMBER 2022

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HOW REWARDS CAN DRIVE PERFORMANCE

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

SPEAKERS:

NOVEMBER 22-24 Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET

22 NOVEMBER 2022

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HOW DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY IS CHANGING HR

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

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23 NOVEMBER 2022

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EMPLOYEE AMBASSADOR PROGRAM AS THE KEY RECRUITMENT ENGINE

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

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24 NOVEMBER 2022

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THE IMPACT OF FACE-TIME ABSENSE TO EMPLOYEE WELLBEING

TOP SPEAKER OF THE DAY: 

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PAST WEEKS

SEPTEMBER 28-30 Week chaired by COCA COLA HBC 👑  | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET
📣D&I: TELL US HOW YOU REALLY FEEL, BE HONEST

28/09/2021

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DIVERSITY WINS: BUILDING CROSS-FUNCTIONAL & INTERNATIONAL TEAMS

HRD OF THE WEEK:
Emiliano Maria Cappuccitti COCA-COLA HBC

SPEAKERS:
Laura Natale Seitz BAKER HUGHES
Sreeja Karanam SHELL
Yelena Yugova JAPAN TOBACCO INTERNATIONAL
Sheena Minhas ABB
Astrid Sundberg ODA
Lisa Smith-Strother RELX

29/09/2021

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INCLUSION FOR DISABILITY

HRD OF THE WEEK:
Emiliano Maria Cappuccitti COCA-COLA HBC

SPEAKERS:

Benedetta Reboa COCA-COLA HBC
Francesca Zirafa COCA-COLA HBC
Bruno Santos COGNIZANT
Luciano Costantino UNFPA
Wenche Fredriksen  ACCENTURE
Carmen Sorrentino BSI
Joao Vembane SAVE THE CHILDREN

 

 

30/09/2021

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INCLUSION AND WELLBEING: POSITIVE ENERGY STARTS FROM HR

HRD OF THE WEEK:
Emiliano Maria Cappuccitti COCA-COLA HBC

SPEAKERS:
Federica Di Michele COCA-COLA HBC
Kateřina Režňáková THE HEINEKEN COMPANY
Polina Khabarova CROC
Karen Abbs UNITED NATIONS POPULATION FUND
Laura Wendt SIEMENS HEALTHINEERS
Laura Birk BARILLA

 

OCTOBER 05-07  Week moderated by GAIA ALAIMO AND HELEN PÄRLI 👑   | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET
📣 THE ROLE OF HR IN MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS

05/10/2021

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DEVELOPING EFFECTIVE PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT CYCLES & REWARD STRATEGIES

SPEAKERS:
Oluyomi Okunowo WELLA COMPANY
Jeff Bakes IKEA
Lorenzo Chiozzi LONDON EARLY YEARS FOUNDATION
Jonathon Frampton BAYLOR SCOTT & WHITE HEALTH
Michael A. Piker Adjunct Lecturer NYU School

06/10/2021

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EMPLOYER BRANDING TO ATTRACT TALENTS IN M&As

SPEAKERS:
Metzen Cherian VOLVO GROUP
Santosh Kher FEDEX EXPRESS 
Rafael Rodríguez Castro BANCO SANTANDER 
Jorge Garabentos
Rocío Chávez AXA

07/10/2021

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THE CHALLENGES OF ACHIEVING A SHARED CULTURE

 

SPEAKERS:
Jean Cheng Ogrisek BAYER
Pilar Rojas Cajas REPSOL
Sergio Pocini  TECHNIP ENERGIES
Paolo Bazzana GENERALI INVESTMENTS
Cosmina Coman LEARNING PRO

OCTOBER 12-14  Week chaired by STANLEYBLECK&DECKER 👑  | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET
📣PEOPLE+TECH FOR OPERATIONS EXCELLENCE 

12/10/2021

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UPSKILLING OF THE WORKFORCE

HRD OF THE WEEK:
Alessio Citro STANLEYBLECK&DECKER

SPEAKERS:
Brianna Keelan STANLEYBLACK&DECKER
Eleonora Fossa STANLEYBLACK&DECKER
Kelly Palmer DEGREED
Iktimal Daneshvar IBM
Tatiana Terekhova ESSILOR
Patrice Bobala

13/10/2021

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DIGITALIZATION AND GROWTH MINDSET

HRD OF THE WEEK:
Alessio Citro STANLEYBLECK&DECKER

SPEAKERS:
Yohan Bonicel STANLEYBLACK&DECKER
Noorain Mustafa STANLEYBLACK&DECKER
Fernando Andreotti Vaz HYUNDAI MOTOR BRAZIL AND CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA
Nahúm Landeros
Sofia Sequeira OPTYLON KREA
Borke Daniel-Thill SIEMENS HEALTHINEERS

14/10/2021

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EMPATHETIC LEADERSHIP

HRD OF THE WEEK:
Alessio Citro STANLEYBLECK&DECKER

SPEAKERS:
Mike Reynolds STANLEYBLACK&DECKER
Jonathon Frampton BAYLOR SCOTT & WHITE HEALTH  
Chris Walker IBM MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA
Rogelio Iglesias Rodríguez DOMESTIKA
Kevin Langford EXPRESSJET AIRLINES

OCTOBER 19-21  Week chaired by PRYSMIAN GROUP 👑  | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET
📣SUSTAINABILITY IS THE NEW BUSINESS

19/10/2021

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ALIGNING CORPORATE CULTURE WITH SDGS

OPENING BY:
Angela Amodio PRYSMIAN GROUP
Cristina Bifulco PRYSMIAN GROUP

SPEAKERS:
Inaiê F. Mendes Reis PRYSMIAN GROUP
Okey Okere HOFSTEDE INSIGHTS
Nicolas Behbahani TechnipFMC
Evelyne Van Vosselen BRIDGESTONE
Monica Hernandez Alarcon GENERAL MOTORS
Pablo Necoechea GRUPO TELEVISA
Riti Tiimus L’ORÉAL

20/10/2021

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KEY ACTIONS TO DESIGNING A SUSTAINABLE ORGANIZATION

OPENING BY:
Angela Amodio PRYSMIAN GROUP
Cristina Bifulco PRYSMIAN GROUP

SPEAKERS:
Grettel Leon PRYSMIAN GROUP
Alia Zafar THE BANK OF PUNJAB
Emmanuel Michael LETSHEGO MFB
Sergio Pocini TECHNIP ENERGIES

21/10/2021

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THE ADDED VALUE OF SUSTAINABILITY IN ATTRACTING AND ENGAGING TALENTS

OPENING BY:
Angela Amodio PRYSMIAN GROUP
Cristina Bifulco PRYSMIAN GROUP

SPEAKERS:
Ülkü Özcan PRYSMIAN GROUP
Enza Artino GI GROUP
Elena Kharlamova CSL BEHRING
Antonio Calco ‘Labruzzo TAKEDA

NOVEMBER 09-11 Week chaired by THE KRAFT HEINZ COMPANY 👑  | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET
📣BRIDGING THE STRATEGY THROUGH PEOPLE

09/11/2021

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MAPPING CAPABILITIES TO DRIVE IMPACT

HRD OF THE WEEK:
Riccardo Falconi THE KRAFT HEINZ COMPANY
Francesca Fraulini THE KRAFT HEINZ COMPANY

SPEAKERS:
Anna BurgessTHE KRAFT HEINZ COMPANY
Manila Campisi ETS GLOBAL
Iktimal Daneshvar IBM
Srinivas Reddy P. METLIFE
Fernando Zallocco  BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM

 

10/11/2021

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HOW CAN D&I AFFECT PURPOSE?

HRD OF THE WEEK:
Riccardo Falconi  THE KRAFT HEINZ COMPANY
Francesca Fraulini THE KRAFT HEINZ COMPANY

SPEAKERS:
Colin Jansen THE KRAFT HEINZ COMPANY
Gabrielle Botelho CGG
Ida Ročňáková SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC
Rodrigo Caetano Teixeira LATAM UBER
Wenche Fredriksen ACCENTURE
Dupe Akinsiun SOLVAY

11/11/2021

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HR LEVERS TO DEVELOP CAPABILITIES

HRD OF THE WEEK:
Riccardo Falconi THE KRAFT HEINZ COMPANY
Francesca Fraulini THE KRAFT HEINZ COMPANY

SPEAKERS:
Tanvi Patel THE KRAFT HEINZ COMPANY
Evangelos Kremmydas PHILIP MORRIS INTERNATIONAL
Themis Christofidis BAYER
Will Corbett VERIZON
Ana Carolina Pugliese H dos Santos DIDI
Rida El Saeedy VIATRIS

 

NOVEMBER 16-18 Week chaired by WHIRLPOOL👑  | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET
📣THE FUTURE OF …

16/11/2021

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THE FUTURE OF: WORK AND EMPLOYEE EXPERIENCE

HRD OF THE WEEK:
Tommaso Fasoli WHIRLPOOL

SPEAKERS:
Farhaj Majeed WHIRLPOOL 
Luca Ascolese GENERALI GROUP
Miguel Angel Rondon ALTEA PEOPLE
Stefano Pichiecchio MICROSOFT
Luciano Pollastri AMADEUS
Cosmina Coman LEARNING PRO
Maarit Vabrit-Raadla SINULAB.COM

 

17/11/2021

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THE FUTURE OF: HR OPERATING MODEL

HRD OF THE WEEK:
Tommaso Fasoli WHIRLPOOL

SPEAKERS:
Kailey Swanson WHIRLPOOL
Andrés Bianchi BANCO SANTANDER
Peter Xiao NEXANS
Nouman Aziz KSB COMPANY
Faith Akintunde UAC FOODS

 

 

18/11/2021

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THE FUTURE OF: PEOPLE CULTURE

HRD OF THE WEEK:
Tommaso Fasoli WHIRLPOOL

SPEAKERS:
Phil Kendzior  BAYLOR SCOTT & WHITE HEALTH
Pablo Necoechea GRUPO TELEVISA
Paul Ngugi GREENPEACE AFRICA
Nicolas Behbahani TECHNIPFMC

 

NOVEMBER 23-25  Week chaired by SHELL  👑   | 4:00 – 5:30 pm CET
📣THE GREAT RESIGNATION

23/11/2021

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PURPOSEFUL EMPLOYMENT

HRD OF THE WEEK:
Madiha Khalid SHELL

SPEAKERS:
Syed Zubair Ali SHELL
Rocío Chávez AXA
Wagner Denuzzo PRUDENTIAL FINANCIAL
Shahida Kazmi THE UNIVERSITY OF FUJAIRAH
Elvin Nosi BALFIN GROUP

 

 

24/11/2021

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NAVIGATING VIRTUAL LEADERSHIP DURING THE GREAT RESIGNATION

HRD OF THE WEEK:
Madiha Khalid SHELL

SPEAKERS:
Syed Zubair Ali SHELL
Rogelio Iglesias Rodríguez DOMESTIKA
Mike Reynolds STANLEYBLACK&DECKER
Phil Kendzior BAYLOR SCOTT & WHITE HEALTH
Christina Bengtsson AUTHOR, INTERNATIONAL SPEAKER
Fernando Zallocco BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM

25/11/2021

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EMPLOYABILITY IN THE NEW NORMAL

HRD OF THE WEEK:
Madiha Khalid SHELL

SPEAKERS:
Syed Zubair Ali SHELL
Cemre Akdemir BABBEL
Olga Barroso Gonzalez EUROP ASSISTANCE
Sirja Sulakatko SMARTWORK NGO
Lorenzo Arca ROCHE