The 21st edition of the HR Summit and Expo (HRSE) is expected to bring a large number of influentials figures to discuss the pressing issues HR functions are facing in the age of artificial intelligence.
The conference attendees will get the chance to meet Lynda Gratton, a distinguished Professor and Organisational Theorist at the London Business School, renowned globally as a leading authority on the future of work.
On the second day, Lucy Adams, the former HR Director at the BBC, will share her experiences in managing significant change in complex organisations, addressing quick decision-making, moral considerations, and redefining leadership in an uncertain world. Nonetheless, they will meet Dr. Adam Hickman, Ph.D., Vice President of Learning, Organisational Development, and Cast Member Development at The Walt Disney Company, a renowned expert in leadership, HR, and organisational development.
“The event brings together multiple learning opportunities, so a master class, a- two day conference, seminars, future workplace awards, as well as the option to choose from over 7 certified workshops all as part of one single event,” said Gauri Dhawan, HR Portfolio Lead at Informa Connect.
Some of the key topics that will be covered during the event include: HR trends, HR analytics, future of work, employee engagement, talent strategies, DEI, and total rewards. All visitors will be able to access the four seminar rooms, including one dedicated to innovation and technology known as the HR Tech room.
“The global HR landscape is evolving rapidly due to factors like the pandemic and new technologies. In the Middle East, particularly in the UAE and KSA, the industry is dynamic due to economic growth and high demand for talent. HRSE is a pivotal event for learning, networking, and collaborating in response to these changes,” said leading HR figure Dave Ulrich who will conducting a masterclass on talent management promising to shed light on the critical importance of talent in the corporate realm.
The event will bring various HR services and solutions from Zurich International Life Ltd. and Wharton as Headline Sponsors, Akrivia HCM as both Gold Sponsor and Coffee Sponsor, PeopleStrong/Vantage Circle as the Platinum Sponsor along with sponsorship for the Future Workplace Awards Gala Dinner and Drinks, Other Platinum Sponsors include Cigna Healthcare, Hayah Insurance, XpertLearning/Cornerstone and Knowledge Consulting Group. The Gold Sponsors are Darwin Box and Bupa Global/Sukoon.
“HRSE offers a holistic experience, encompassing networking opportunities, valuable learning experiences, and an exploration of the latest HR and well-being trends,” said Informa Connect in their press release.
HRSE will also be celebrating the Future Workplace Awards which highlights innovation in HR practices and initiatives, acknowledging outstanding contributions by individuals, teams, departments, and organisations that have shaped the regional HR landscape.
“The mission of these awards is to promote best practices that elevate employee experiences, drive business growth, and advance the industry,” added Informa Connect.