Future Talent Summit

London, June 18-19, 2019

Join the Global Talent Leadership

Future Talent Summit is the foremost global gathering of corporate, educational and government leaders dedicated to improve the human talent opportunity and capability. As the next evolution of technological and societal frameworks prepare to change the world – the Future Talent Summit attendees gather to define the actions and strategic choices necessary to ensure a prosperous future for employees and employers alike.
Kevin Kelly

Kevin Kelly on the Future of Talent

On Future Talent Summit 2019, U.S futurist, bestselling author and founding Executive Editor of Wired magazine Kevin Kelly is presenting his vision for the future of talent. We dissect technological advancements pragmatically; What is expected and on what timeline? What strategic steps are being proposed today?

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  • “The future of talent rests with movers and shakers from across dozens of industries around the globe. Only by coming together as global leaders will we make the real changes necessary to usher forth the next steps in the evolution of talent-based strategies.”

    Lars-Henrik Friis-Molin

An Impactful Agenda

Future Talent Summit is the foremost global gathering of leaders dedicated to improve the human talent opportunity and capability. What is being said, listened to, discussed and worked on during the Future Talent Summit has got an impact on the world. Time and focus invested is expected to result in actionable strategic documents, policy frameworks, tangible insights and a valuable network.

 

June 18
Patty McCord: Rethink Work

Patty McCord spent 14 years at Netflix experimenting with new ways to work. Making the Netflix culture deck become a reality for the people who work there.

From abolishing performance reviews to challenging the need for policies, she brings Silicon Valley concepts of innovation and applies them to rethinking the way we work.

The session will be followed by a Q&A dialogue facilitated by Sarah Green Carmichael, Managing Editor, Ideas at Barron’s

June 18
Kevin Kelly: The Future of Talent

Kevin Kelly’s latest book The Inevitable – Understanding 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future is a best seller on most global markets.

As these technologies, artificial intelligence being the most outed one, are poised to disrupt the world of work as we know it – what will your future company, job and talent look like?

The session will be followed by a Q&A dialogue facilitated by Ania G. Wieckowski Executive Editor of Harvard Business Review

June 18
A Future With AI and Robotics

In this panel we are discussing whether we, in the prospect of a future with AI and robotics, risk preparing talent for a working world that will not exist.

Moderator: Dr. Emanuel Contomanolis, Senior Associate Vice President, Northeastern University

  • Dr. Gilbert Linne, Vice President of Academic Affairs, Kimep University (Kazakhstan)
  • Dr. Colin Potts, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education, Georgia Tech (U.S)
  • Dr. Thanassis Rikakis. Founding Chair, Calhoun Honors Discovery Program and Center for Higher Education Innovation, Virginia Tech (U.S)
  • H.E. Manuel Heitor, Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education (Portugal)
  • Ms. Joanna Daly, Global Vice President of Talent, IBM
June 18
Rethinking Education

Purdue University, with its phenomenal reputation, is pushing forward as if the institution had nothing to lose. Admirable, ambitious and wildly debated.

In this exclusive keynote, Dr. Frank J. Dooley, Senior Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning, Purdue University, will walk us through the Kaplan acquisition.

Introduced by Tim Luzader, Director, Purdue University Center for Career Opportunities

June 18
Can We Lean On Lawmakers?

In this panel we meet the Ministers and policymakers. What talent legislation is needed for the future? What future job market do they envision? From a policy perspective, what role can educators and corporations play in supporting the creation of future talent policies?

  • Moderator: George Zarkadakis, Digital Lead, Willis Towers Watson
  • Anne Brigitte Albrectsen, CEO, Plan International
  • Halldora Morgensen, Member of Parliment, Iceland
  • Amuerfina Reyes, Labour Attache, Embassy of the Philippines in the UK
  • Noor Bint Ali, First Secretary, Jordon Embassy
June 18
2030 CHRO timebomb

HR is evolving into the new corporate innovation hub. Talent technologies, strategies and priorities are in leadership’s focus and drive decisions of the business of tomorrow. How can, will and must talent leadership itself develop alongside this?

Moderator: Caroline Brent, Senior Vice President, Future Talent Council

  • Mr. Yoshiharu Matsui, President, HPO Creation Inc. & Chief Community Officer, The Japan HR Society
  • Ms. Temi Dalley, CHRO Sterling Bank
  • Mr. John Nolan, Group HR Director, Jardine Matheson
  • Mr. Phil Read, Group Human Resources Officer at Tetra Laval International
June 19
Future Talent Strategy

Over 650 companies are transforming their recruiting practices using the Avature Platform. Among them are 110 of the Fortune 500, 26 of the FTSE 100, and numerous government entities.

Founder and CEO Dimitri Boylan joins Future of Talent Summit to tell his personal story and what he has learned from working with some of the largest companies in the world as they take on digital transformation.

In particular, Dimitri will draw comparisons between HR and its HR Transformation challenges and how software companies manage technical innovation and disrupting forces.

June 19
The Real Tech Revolution

How can AI and Machine Learning help eliminate bias’ and enable next-generation inclusive organizations?

This corporate panel aim to turn the often dystopian look upon technological innovation and look at the bright side. For the first time in human history, technology might be able to create the corporations we really want, for us.

Moderator: Claudia Tattanelli, Chairman Strategic Board, Universum Global

  • Ms. Catalina Schveninger, Global Head of Learning, Vodafone Group
  • Mr. Dan Black, Global Recruiting Leader, EY
  • Ms. Faye Woodhead
    Director, Human Resources, Deutsche Bank

The Most Influential Voices

Future Talent Summit is designed to offer amplified value by combining top level strategic insights from world-leading experts – and peer-to-peer learning and development. Time and focus invested is expected to result in actionable strategic documents, policy frameworks, tangible insights and a valuable network. During our strategic sessions panelists put technologies, theories and data sets to work while continuously encouraging your input.

All persons and titles listed are subject to change.

Joanna Daly

Vice President, Compensation, Benefits, & HR Business Development, IBM

Frank J. Dooley

Senior Vice Provost for
Teaching & Learning at Purdue University

Jeanine Dames

Director, Office of Career
Strategy at Yale University. Associate Dean of Yale College

Phil Read

Senior Vice President,
Human Resources at Tetra Pak Group

Edgar Meyer

Associate Dean of UG Programmes and Education Quality at Imperial College Business School

Charles-Henri Besseyre des Horts

President, AGRH. Professor Emeritus, HEC Paris

Thanassis Rikakis

Founding Chair, Calhoun Honors Discovery Program and Center for Higher Education Innovation, Virginia Tech

Sarah Green Carmichael

Managing Editor, Ideas at Barron’s

Ania G. Wieckowski

Executive Editor, Harvard Business Review

Feridun Hamdullahpur

President and vice-chancellor, University of Waterloo

Kevin Kelly

U.S. futurologist, best-selling author and founder of Wired Magazine

Patty McCord

CHRO of Netflix 1998-2012. Author

Yoshiharu Matsui

President, The Japan HR Society

Manuel Heitor

Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education, Portugal

Join the Global Talent Leadership

Future Talent Summit is the foremost global gathering of corporate, educational and government leaders dedicated to improve the human talent opportunity and capability. It’s an invitation-only, limited seating event.

Time and focus invested is expected to result in actionable strategic documents, policy frameworks, tangible insights and a valuable network. Participants are subjected to an application process aimed to guarantee a relevant, interesting and influential conference environment.

Hilton Bankside is the recommended accommodation for Future Talent Summit. To receive preferred Future Talent Summit hotel rate, make your reservation using this link. Hotel is not included with your registration.

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C-suite professionals engaged in industry-changing peer learning

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Hours of presentations, strategic sessions and networking

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Employees represented by CEO, CHRO or Chairman

Location

Tate Modern, London, U.K. June 18-19, 2019

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Invitation

Future Talent Summit is an invitation-only, limited seating event. Participants are subjected to an application process

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Accommodation

Hilton London Bankside represents the next generation of design-led Hilton Hotels. Ideally located in the heart of Bankside and only a stone’s throw away from some of London’s must-visit landmarks including Tate Modern (300 metres, a 3-minute walk) – the home of Future Talent Summit

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Future Talent Summit 2019

London, June 18-19
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