29 - 30 OCTOBER, 2018    HYATT REGENCY SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA
HR INNOVATION &
TECH FEST
“Celebrating the talent, technology and ideas that are transforming the future of work”

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THE NEW WORLD OF WORK

The world has changed. New technologies are emerging. The clock is ticking. And the big HR shift is on. HR has moved beyond its operational role and is fast transforming into a core, focused, and innovative strategic business function. HR Innovation & Tech Fest is the biggest and fastest growing HR event in Australia. In our 5th year, we’re on a mission to unlock and realise the potential of technology for the betterment of people, businesses, and the world.

JOSH BERSIN IS BACK

Yes, it’s official. Thanks to overwhelming demand, Josh is back in 2018 to share his insights and revered thought-leadership on work, talent, learning, leadership and HR tech. And his latest research showing that redesigning your organisation to be more digital and responsive is now the global #1 human capital trend.

Josh is the founder and principal at Bersin by Deloitte, a leading provider of research-based membership programs in HR, talent and learning. He is a global research analyst, top LinkedIn influencer and prolific writer on corporate HR, talent management, recruiting, technology, and the intersection between work and life.

Put simply: Josh is one of the world’s top thought-leaders in the new world of work – inspiring and showing us how HR should be leading and helping people adapt to the way work gets done.

2-FOR-1 TICKETS

Before the full agenda is released you can purchase tickets at half price. These tickets are called '2-for-1's and serve as a reward for buying your tickets early. You can purchase as many tickets as you like within this booking (and to make your registration easy, we don't need names until August). 2-for-1s are limited to the first 100 bookings and always sell out.

CHIEF HAPPINESS OFFICER, ALEX KJERULF

With disruption and change all around us, studies clearly show that a manager’s behaviour has a huge influence on happiness at work. Good leaders motivate and energise their employees, creating a level of happiness that make employees go the extra mile for their business and their customers. Bad managers spread frustration and stress.

Alex will host HR Tech Fest’s ‘Lead with Happiness’ session. Alex is Denmark’s Chief Happiness Officer and one of the world’s leading experts on happiness at work. He is the author of international bestseller Happy Hour is 9 to 5 and has consulted to the world’s best brands including Microsoft, LEGO, IKEA, Shell, HP and IBM.

“Celebrating the talent, technology and ideas that are transforming the future of work”

Audience Members at HR Innovation & Tech Fest
Human Resources management is a vital part of modern companies
Discuss key HR trends

JOIN OUR ROUNDTABLES

We will be hosting roundtable discussions (RTDs) focused on the talent, technology and ideas that are transforming the future of work. Each RTD is limited to 30 people, runs for 4 hours and includes: morning coffee and delicious snacks, lunch, awesome networking and lively debate and discussion. The RTDs are complimentary and vendor-free.