Opening Keynote: Greg Tomb, Adaire Fox-Martin, James Harvey, Amy Wilson, Anat Markus, Dr. Astrid Fontaine, Dr. Kai Wehmeyer, Helen Jackson
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 – 09:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Start SuccessConnect with purpose! Join SAP SuccessFactors President, Greg Tomb, Head of Product, Amy Wilson, Member of the Executive Board at SAP SE, Adaire Fox-Martin and SAP SuccessFactors Head of Engineering & Operations, James Harvey for a keynote packed with passion and innovation. Get ready to experience the future of work. Learn how virtual reality, machine learning, and chatbots transform the workplace experience – helping people feel more connected, inspired, and purpose-driven than ever before. We’ll show you what’s new, what’s coming – and why you need to get ready now. Joining us on this exciting journey will be our special customer speakers Dr. Astrid Fontaine, Member of the Board at Bentley Motors Ltd, Dr. Kai Wehmeyer, Senior Vice President Corporate HR Strategy & Systems, Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA, Helen Jackson, Head of HR Services, Vodafone Group and Anat Markus, Senior Vice President Global HR Operations and Services, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
Special Guests Keynote: Stephen Spears, Bruce Dickinson
Tuesday, June 19, 05:30 p.m. – 06:30 p.m.
Commercial pilot, entrepreneur and lead singer of Iron Maiden – ask Bruce Dickinson what drives him and he’s likely to answer, “I love what I do.” There can be few entrepreneurs more qualified to talk about the impact of passion, creativity, and integrity on our lives and work. With more than 30 years in music, he’s also worked as a commercial pilot and is currently involved in a venture to manufacture hybrid air transport. He’s the founder and chairman of Cardiff Aviation, as well as brewmaster of a premium British beer. Take inspiration from his life and work – and the passions that drive him. Stephen Spears, SAP SuccessFactors Chief Revenue Officer, will be hosting this inspirational talk on doing business with purpose. Don’t miss it.
Closing Keynote: Stefan Ries, Laszlo Bock
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 – 11:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Bring life to HR with HR Punks
How can we bring life to HR in the digital age? Which roles do artificial intelligence, people analytics, empathy and cultural aspects play? Join the keynote with Stefan Ries, Member of the Executive Board of SAP SE and Chief Human Resources Officer, and his guests. Get first hand insights into why positive experiences are key to succeed in digital times and how SAP is the formula one test driver of its people software solutions. Hear from Adriana Marais, Head of Innovation of SAP Africa, on how to bring life to Mars, and from Camilo Herrera, Ambassador of Life for Un Litro De Luz, on how to improve people’s lives with the help of technology. Watch amazing guest speaker Laszlo Bock, founder and CEO of HUMU and former CHRO of google, speak about the importance of people analytics. And last but not least – find out if the HR PUNK is back!
The Power Lunch: Robin Manherz, Ali Mahlodji
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 – 12:45 p.m. to 02:15 p.m. – (Limited seating – add to your agenda builder)
Join your fellow industry leaders to explore the importance of purpose and passion at "The Power Lunch – Leadership Strategies to Empower the Diverse Workforce of the Future". Don't miss this chance to join a lively discussion led by Robin Manherz, Chief Operating Officer of SAP SuccessFactors and the inspirational speaker Ali Mahlodji. Co-founder, chief visionary and chief storyteller of watchado.com, Ali Mahlodji has made it his mission to inspire people to find their true calling. Hear his vision for leading with purpose and discover how successful companies empower the diverse workforce of the future. Note that seating is limited!