Agenda

Event Registration & Welcome Coffee and Tea

08:00

Global Summit Leaders Series – Welcome Address

09:00

Kimberlee Harrison

Executive Vice President, Global HR for Finance, GBS, CSI and CC
DP DHL, Germany

Achieving Bottom Lines by Building and Promoting Leadership Mind- and Skillsets

09:15

Keynote Presentation

Kimberlee Harrison

Executive Vice President, Global HR for Finance, GBS, CSI and CC
DP DHL, Germany

Performance Management as a Catalyst for Sustained Business Growth

09:45

Keynote Presentation

Global HR Transformation: Keys to Unlocking Value to your Organization

10:15

Insight Presentation

Gregory Shuler

Chief Talent Officer, Middle East and Africa
J. Walter Thompson, UAE

International Networking and Coffee Break

10:35

Think Tank Academy

11:05

Exchange ideas and best practices on important topics and challenges

How to Unleash the Hidden Potential of your Talent with Effective Employee Engagement Initiatives
Daiga Ergle

Talent Acquisition in a Digital World

Sara Lindemann

Head of Business & Client Development
viasto GmbH, Germany

Daiga Ergle

Senior Vice President Human Resources
airBaltic Corporation, Latvia

Enlisting Managers as well as Leaders as Catalysts and Accelerators of Transformation

12:05

Insight Presentation

International Networking & Lunch

12:40

Refugees Labor Market Integration: Challenges and Opportunities for the Industry

13:25

Exclusive Interview

Taking Games Serious: Boosting Talent Attraction and Engagement through Gamification

13:55

Insight Presentation

Tim Ackermann

VP Talent Acquisition, Zalando SE, Germany
Zalando SE, Germany

How to Help Companies Compete in a Global Environment through Diversity

14:15

Insight Presentation

International Networking & Coffee Break

14:35

New Frontiers of Talent Management: Trends, Opportunities and Challenges

15:05

Executive Panel Discussion

Ross Sparkman

Head of Strategic Workforce Planning
Facebook, USA

Sara Lindemann

Head of Business & Client Development
viasto GmbH, Germany

Tim Ackermann

VP Talent Acquisition, Zalando SE, Germany
Zalando SE, Germany

The Changing R ole of Analytics and Business Acumen in HR

15:45

Keynote Presentation

Ross Sparkman

Head of Strategic Workforce Planning
Facebook, USA

Attracting Key Talent through a Proactive and Authentic Employer Brand & HR Marketing

16:15

Insight Presentation

Daiga Ergle

Senior Vice President Human Resources
airBaltic Corporation, Latvia

Networking & Cocktails

17:00

International Networking Dinner

18:00

Sight Running

07:15

International Networking & Breakfast

07:30

Leadership 2035: Understanding the Talent Management Needs of Tomorrow’s Leaders Today

08:30

Keynote Presentation

Claire Hall

Senior Vice President Chief People Officer
McDonald's Corporation, UK

Creating a Culture of Accountability that Positively Impacts Bottom-line Productivity

09:00

Insight Presentation

EMEA Business Service Center’s Journey - Talent management at a Startup Company with 100 years of History

09:20

Insight Presentation

Csaba Szende

HR Leader - EMEA Business Service Center
Eaton, Hungary

International Networking and Coffee Break

09:40

Think Tank Academy

10:10

Exchange ideas and best practices on important topics and challenges

Forward-thinking Learning Culture: The Key to Maintain a Competitive Advantage
Greg Shuler

Best Strategies for Intergenerational Talent Attraction, Learning and Development
Hellen Mabasa

Gregory Shuler

Chief Talent Officer, Middle East and Africa
J. Walter Thompson, UAE

Hellen Mabasa

Regional HR Director Africa & Indian Ocean
Hilton Worldwide, South Africa

Culture Eats HR Strategy for Breakfast & Processes for Lunch – How to Accomplish Sustainable Change

11:10

Insight Presentation

HR Transformation as a Critical Organisation Effectiveness Enabler: Rhetoric or Reality?

11:30

Insight Presentation

Spotlight Sessions

11:50

Trends in Social Media Recruitment
Magith Noohukhan

People Analytics, Automation and Employee Self Help for Start Ups
Gilbert Dietrich

This Should Come as no Surprise
Arantza Caja

International Networking & Lunch

12:20

The HR Role and Function for 2020 and Beyond

13:20

Executive Panel Discussion

Recruiting In the Digital World: Strategies & Challenges for the Next Generation Recruiter (A West African Perspective)

14:00

Insight Presentation

Nkechi Juwah

Head of Talent Management
Sabmiller Group, Nigeria

The Digital Profile – Invest in, Build and Accelerate Digital Talent to Deliver Business Success and Enable Future Sustainability

14:20

Insight Presentation

Dr Nanne von Hahn

Director Talent, Development & HR Strategy
Telefónica Germany GmbH & Co OHG, Germany

International Networking & Coffee Break

14:40

Think Tank Academy

15:10

Exchange ideas and best practices on important topics and challenges

Employee Advocacy: How to Best Leverage your Employees’ Networking Skills for Talent Acquisition and Marketing
Carl-Christoph Fellinger

How to Make Succession Management as an Integral Part of Talent Management
Andreas Laemmlein

Presentation Title (tbc)

16:10

Insight Presentation

Moderator’s closing comments

16:30

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