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Future of Work Europe

Previous Sponsors Include:

Future of Work Europe

Early 2021 speakers Confirmed:

OVO

Charlotte Eaton, Chief People Officer

Delivery Hero

Vullnet Latifi, Senior Director, People Experience | People Operations

Virgin Media

Jay Muthu, Executive Director for Employee Experience & Digital People Director

Tate & Lyle

Alissa Clarke, Global Head of Internal Communications

Philips

Gözde Demiral, Vice President, Human Resources Global Finance, GBS, IT and BT

Jaguar Land Rover

Dr Steve Iley, Chief Medical Officer, Human Resources

ManoMano

Sarah Boudhabhay, Head of Culture and Responsibility

Securitas Deutschland

Gundula Pabst, CHRO

Coca-Cola Europacific Partners

Shanna Wendt, Vice President of Communications

Just Eat Takeaway.com

Mark Tittle, Head of Internal Communications

Sutherland

Melanie Wheeler, Head of Internal Communication & Engagement

Siemens Energy

Stefanie Rander, Enabler for Future Of Work

WarnerMedia International

Asif Sadiq, Senior Vice President | Head of Equity and Inclusion

Brave Starts

Lucy Standing, Founder

LiveTiles

Paul Conneally, Head of Global Communications

LEGO Group

Timothy Ahrensbach, Head of Workplace Experience

Discover What’s Ahead

Future of Work Europe Agenda 2021

10:00am - 10:20am

Chairman's Welcome and Opening Remarks

10:20am - 11:00am

Panel: The Future HR leader

  • • What does the Future HR leader look like? What skills do they need?
  • • How can HR leaders gain and maintain their seat at the executive top table?
  • • Balancing the voice of the employee with the needs and goals of the company
  • • How can HR leaders strengthen and demonstrate their strategic ability?
  • What opportunities are there for HR in the new work paradigm?

Panellists:

Charlotte Eaton, Chief People Officer, OVO
Gundula Pabst, CHRO, Securitas Deutschland

11:00am - 11:30am

Presentation: What’s next for the Hybrid working model?

  • • What have we learnt from the hybrid working model so far?
  • • How has your company culture changed?
  • • Strategies to integrate flexibility into the hybrid working model
  • • Building a business case for future hybrid work

Speaker:

Gözde Demiral, Vice President, Human Resources Global Finance, GBS, IT and BT, Philips

11:30am -12:00pm

Presentation: Reaching employees wherever they need to work

  • Why an agile digital workplace is essential to internal communications
  • How employee apps support your journey and remove communications silos
  • Real life examples of other organizations tapping into these tools
  • What you can do right now to improve employee engagement, communications and collaboration

Speaker: Paul Conneally, Head of Global Communications, LiveTiles

12:00pm - 12:20pm

Coffee Break

12:20pm - 12:50pm

Presentation: The Impact of Covid on Internal Communications – 1 year on

  • How the pandemic gave IC the spotlight it needed
  • Continuing to drive Leader visibility and build trust
  • Company re-thinking how people internally communicate and collaborate and get work done when not in the same place
  • Partnering more closely with the Unified Comms Team so that we are not just being ‘IT led’.

Speaker: Melanie Wheeler, Head of Internal Communication & Engagement, Sutherland

12:50pm - 1:30pm

Panel: Revamping employee experience and engagement

  • How are employers boosting the employee experience and engagement post covid?
  • How has the employee experience changed now there are new hybrid working models?
  • A look at the shift in employee engagement to focus on well-being
  • Extending trust and investing in creating frictionless employee experience
  • How can employers create an inclusive and company culture and a positive employee experience for all?

Moderator: Lucy Standing, Founder, Brave Starts

Panellists:

Jay Muthu, Executive Director for Employee Experience & Digital People Director, Virgin Media

Vullnet Latifi, Senior Director, People Experience | People Operations, Delivery Hero
Sarah Boudhabhay, Head of Culture and Responsibility, ManoMano

Paul Conneally, Head of Global Communications, LiveTiles

10:00am - 10:20am

Chairman’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

10:20am - 11:00am

Panel: The new era of Internal communications

  • How has the pandemic changed the role of HR and Internal Comms?
  • What new trends are we seeing?
  • Aligning communication priorities to business objectives
  • Crisis communications and communicating change through uncertain times
  • Strategies for reducing complexity and noise. Finding the right content, frequency, targeting and tooling.

Panellists:

Alissa Clarke, Global Head of Internal Communications, Tate & Lyle
Shanna Wendt, Vice President of Communications, Coca-Cola Europacific Partners

Mark Tittle, Head of Internal Communications, Just Eat Takeaway.com

11:00am - 11:30am

Presentation: Employee wellbeing in the digital age

  • • Tackling mental health and encouraging social connectivity
  • • Employing analytics to identify areas of concern
  • • Managing potential conflict between home and office workers
  • • How can remote workers keep separation between work and home life an avoid being on24/7.

Speaker:

Dr Steve Iley, Chief Medical Officer, Human Resources, Jaguar Land Rover

11:30am - 12:00pm

Presentation: Harnessing the power of AI for HR

  • • What can AI help HR leaders to do?
  • • What impact can it have on your business?
  • • Creating and AI strategy that is right for your organisation
  • • What affect will automation tools have o the workforce?
  • Barriers to AI adoption

12:00pm - 12:20pm

Coffee Break

12:20pm - 12:50pm

Presentation: Developing skill sets for the future workforce

  • How can employers encourage growth and opportunities to its employees?
  • Boosting capabilities and skills through training
  • Do employees have the right skills to achieve drive future growth and performance?
  • Building technical skills in areas such as data science, AI and cyber security
  • Understanding emerging, existing and legacy skill sets
  • Adopting a dynamic approach to reskilling

Speaker: Stephanie Rander, Enabler for Future of Work, Siemens Energy

 

12:50pm - 1:20pm

Presentation: Inclusion in the Hybrid working model

Speaker: Asif Sadiq, Senior Vice President | Head of Equity and Inclusion, Warner Media International

1:20pm - 2:00pm

Presentation: Best of Both – the LEGO office of the future

he LEGO Group’s global Head of Workplace Experience Timothy Ahrensbach looks towards a post-COVID19 future and what this new reality means for the LEGO Group’s offices in 30+ countries around the world. Key topics include:
Introducing “Best of Both”; the LEGO Group’s new hybrid working model. How will flexible working enable LEGO employees to truly be their best selves and colleagues?
Workplace Experience in a hybrid reality. In a world where employees can work from anywhere, what would make them choose to work from the office?
Welcome to LEGO Campus – a sneak peek at the LEGO Group’s new global headquarters which has play at its heart and embodies the “Best of Both”.

Speaker: Timothy Ahrensbach, Head of Workplace Experience at the LEGO Group