Global HR Trends Summit 3 Istanbul

November 17, 2016 - November 18, 2016, Istanbul, Turkey

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About the Event

Welcome to the Global HR Trends Summit 3!

In the past three years some of the world's biggest HR experts from super brands such as Unilever, Google, Coca-Cola and many others have presented at the Global HR Trends Summit Istanbul, making it the only HR event in Turkey to offer insights into the ever changing global HR world. 

In 2016, together with our amazing speakers and partners, we are completely revamping the event with brand new speakers and more interaction than ever before!

So, what can you expect at the Global HR Trends Summit 3:

  • New speakers and groundbreaking concepts: our speakers work and develop HR strategies for some of the world's biggest brands. Their presentations will help you develop and understand the latest concepts in global HR with special focus on: talent management, work/life balance, social media and employee branding and HR digitization.
  • Unilimited networking opportunities: Europe’s most prominent HR professionals are attending the event, making it an ideal opportunity to exchange business ideas and make new friends!
  • Our event will inspire and motivate you, and will provide you with a world-class education in human resources
  • The Global HR Trends Summit 3 is all about building a creative community that will provide you with support, value and opportunity to make things happen.
  • The event is all about real life conversations with each other.

So what are you waiting for? Get your ticket today and join us at Europe’s most innovative HR event in 2016!


Ravi Singh Bluefin Consultancy

Federico Balzola Hanesbrands Inc

Gabriele Metz Ericsson

Ramakrishna Movva, Phd. Chrysalis Consulting Solutions

Danny Klappe ING Bank

Catalina Schveninger FutureLearn

Önder Güler Google for Work

Hussein Dajani Nissan

Tuba Köseoglu Okçu Hürriyet

Dennis Kight IBM



Registration And Morning Coffee


Chairman Opening Remarks


HR's Role In The Global CSR Agenda For Youth

Catalina Schveninger, Global Head Of Resourcing & EVP, Vodafone


How To Develop An Enabling Leadership - Developing A Coaching And Mentoring Organization

Federico Balzola, Former Chief People and Change Officer, Aer Lingus


Interactive Discussion With Speakers And Delegates


Networking And Coffee Break


Step Up In Performance Management: When Traditional Methods Are Not Improving Your Performance

Danny Klappe, Senior Performance Manager Global HR, ING Bank


Adaptation of HR Practices to Next Generation: Attraction & Retention Based on Personalization

Tuba Köseoğlu Okçu, HR Director and Member of Executive Committee, Hürriyet


Interactive Discussion With Speakers And Delegates


Lunch For Speakers And Delegates


Interactive Workshop : Change Leadership: Creating A High Performance Workplace

Ravi Singh, Founder General Manager, Bluefin Consultancy


End Of Day One


Morning Coffee


Chairman Opening Remarks


Yesterday's Technology For Tomorrow's Talent And Innovation, Time For HR To Wear The Tech Hat!

Önder Güler, Country Manager, Google For Work


How Ericsson Fast Tracks Female Talent To Success In The Middle East

Gabriele Metz, Head Of Talent Management EMEA, Ericsson


Interactive Discussion With Speakers And Delegates


Networking and Coffee Break


Developing A High Potential Talent Program

Ramakrishna Movva, Phd, Head, Strategic HR & Organizational Capabilities, Group Human Resources, Emirates NBD


Corporate Social Guidelines, What Can & Can Not Be Done

Hussein Dajani, Chief Operation Officer, Hug Digital


Interactive Discussion With Speakers And Delegates


Lunch For Speakers and Delegates


Interactive Workshop: Work/Life Integration: Urban Myth or Reality?

This highly interactive session will focus on tips and strategies you can easily implement in your own life as you work towards creating and maintaining a healthy balance between your professional and personal lives. Participants will leave the session with a fresh vision of what a healthy work/life balance is. They will also walk away with a number of secrets that will help them to be more successful at the office, and at home. Balance at work and at home? You really can have both!      

Dennis Kight, Leadership Development Partner, IBM


End Of Global HR Trends Summit Istanbul 3

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