Wednesday 08 February 2017


Registration and Networking Coffee


Chair's Opening Remarks

Speaker: Mervyn Dinnen, Talent Acquisition Analyst, Award Winning Blogger, Speaker
Speaker: Ally Weeks, Learning and Development Consultant, CIPD


Going Beyond Employer's Traditional Brand to Attract the Right Talent Fit

Speaker: Jon Dawson, HR Director, The Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park Hotel & Residences London


The Success Story Starts With You - Effective Ways to Overcome Skill Shortages

Speaker: Jodie Williams, Head of Resourcing, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Speaker: Kate Price, Deputy Director of Workforce, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust


Practical Tips for Building a Winning In-house Recruitment Team

Speaker: Rob Aylward, Head of Resourcing, Great Western Railway



Think Differently About Recruitment to Improve Your Long-term Results

Speaker: Jon Stanners, Head of Global Talent Engagement, Telefonica Alpha


Panel Debate: New and Upcoming Disruptive Recruitment Technologies - where are all the jobs going?

Speaker: Peter Gold, Artificial Intelligence HR Technology Advisor
Speaker: Matt Alder, Talent Acquisition and Innovation Consultant, Metashift
Speaker: David D'Souza, Head of London & Head of Engagement (Branches), CIPD
Speaker: Stevie Buckley, Head of Talent, Street Team



'Resourcing is Marketing' – How a Marketing Mind-set Turns Recruitment into Resourcing - case study

Speaker: Jane Graham, Resourcing Manager, Wiltshire Council


The Commercial Impact of Great Candidate Experience

Speaker: Ben Gledhil, Talent Acquisition Manager, Sofology
Speaker: Neil Morrison, Director, Strategy, Culture & Innovation, Penguin Random House



Post Brexit Reality - how will it impact future recruitment?

Speaker: Kevin Green, Chief Executive, Recruitment & Employment Confederation
Speaker: Dr. Sarah Lieberman, Senior Lecturer, School of Psychology, Politics and Sociology, Canterbury Christ Church University
Speaker: Steven Toft, Consultant and Business Writer
Speaker: Melanie Hayes, Resourcing and Development Director, Compass Group UK & Ireland


Chair's Closing Remarks

Speaker: Mervyn Dinnen, Talent Acquisition Analyst, Award Winning Blogger, Speaker

Thursday 09 February 2017


Workshop - Future Recruitment Practices - Innovating for Impact

Speaker: Giles O'Halloran, Freelance People & Organisation Strategist, Agile HR, Digital HR & Career Transition, CIPD