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Strategic HR Forum 2020

14 May @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

£249.00 – £299.00

Our new conference helping HR become a key, strategic partner in their organisation

This new conference has been tailor made for senior HR professionals and leaders to provide an in depth look into strategic areas of HR and highlight key changes in the near future.

Covering a range of topics from wellbeing to legislation changes, organisation design, diversity, recruitment and more, the conference has been designed to explore challenges and solutions from a senior perspective including points on:

  • How HR can become a strategic partner to the CEO: transitioning from being a service provider function to strategic partner
  • Putting HR at the centre of commercial change: demonstrating HR is not a cost centre, but a return on investment
  • Designing long view succession strategies which deliver the right talent in the right place for the next five years
  • The increasing role of technology in HR and business strategy, and how to keep the human element at the forefront when technology is the enabler
  • Insightful analytics that support strategic people decisions: challenging organisational strategic alignment with the workforce of the future
  • and more

Drawing on up to date research around the biggest changes that will impact HR and organisations, the conference will also feature plenty of networking opportunities with senior peers.

More information to be announced soon.

Conference Attendee Questions

Will I get the event presentations?

PLEASE READ – IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THE EVENT PRESENTATIONS

Download detailed instructions here.

For environmental reasons, we do not print conference presentations.  They become available as a download in your account on this site, shortly before the event.

When your order is completed online, an account it automatically created for you.

Please remember the account login and password you created during the event registration process.  You will need this to access the presentations.

The event presentations are added to this account shortly before the seminar and can then be downloaded. We will notify you when they are available.

 


IF YOU BOOK FOR A COLLEAGUE PLEASE TELL THEM THIS

In order for people to get the presentations they have to download them from an account on this website. 

If you made the booking, you can download them for your colleague as you already have an account – or they can create their own account.

To create an account, the attendee will need to purchase the documentation directly from the site.  Don’t worry – we will email them a “Coupon Code” to input which makes the purchase free of charge. 

Normally we email all attendees to notify them when the documentation is available online about one week before the event.  We include account set up instructions and the Coupon Code with that email. 

 


IF YOU LOSE YOUR PASSWORD OR LOGIN DETAILS

You can find the LOST PASSWORD screen under “MY ACCOUNT” on the top menu of our site or by clicking HERE.

 

What food and refreshments are provided?

Generally coffee and light refreshments are available on arrival and at tea and coffee breaks throughout the day.  The times of these are made clear in the event programme.

Lunch is served on full day events.  We arrange a buffet with a selection of options to accommodate different dietary requirements, but if you have specific needs please feel free add this on the ‘additional information’ section of the online booking for or to email us.  Contact us here.

I have a discount code – how do I claim it?

If you have been sent a discount or special offer ‘coupon code’ this can be entered in the shopping cart while booking and your discount will be applied to your purchase.

I have a ‘ticket’ email but it does not say the right delegate names?

Don’t worry.  You don’t need the ‘ticket’, it’s just produced by the booking software to confirm the order.  

If you added delegate details on the booking form when you completed your order or told us by phone or email the names of the attendees, these people will be registered and do not need to bring the ‘ticket’.

 

I am a supplier or consultant, can I attend?

Sorry, but suppliers may not attend as delegates.

We do allow a strictly limited number of suppliers to exhibit.  Further exhibitor information can be found here or by calling our sales team on 020 7231 5100.

How do I pay? Can I have an invoice? Can I pay with a credit card?

Payment can be made by credit card when you book, or you can specify cheque, bank transfer or invoice etc. once you complete the registration form.

An invoice or receipt is automatically sent once booking is completed online.

For cheque and BACS payments, our account details can be downloaded here.

Credit card details can be taken by telephone, please call our account department on +44 (0)20 7231 5100. We do not store any credit card details used for payment.

Online credit card payments are transacted via Paypal – you do not need a Paypal account to use this facility.

How do I book an event?

You can book online
Simply scroll down the page to the “Tickets” section. Select the number of places you wish to book and then click “Add to Cart”. You will then be taken to the shopping cart where you can confirm your purchase details, enter any discount or special offer coupon codes you may have, and arrange payment.

You can book by telephone
Simply call us on 020 7231 5100.

Event Date Changes

Changes are sometimes needed due to circumstances beyond our control such as trainers being ill, poor weather and so on.  In the very rare circumstances that we need to change the date for an event we will automatically offer you a place on the next available event date.  If this is not suitable for you we will refund your booking fee.

We cannot accept liability for travel and accommodation costs and strongly advise you not to book cheap ‘non-refundable / no change’ tickets and to check your insurance covers travel and accommodation in these circumstances.

Can you recommend a hotel near the venue?

Yes! Some of our events are actually held at hotels, but not all of them, so we have put together a page to help you find a suitable hotel near all of our main venues.

Can I cancel my booking or transfer to another event?

Please see our full terms and conditions here .

  • Cancellations can be made up to one month before the event. Cancellations must be confirmed in writing and will be subject to a cancellation charge of £100 + VAT.
  • Cancellations at less than one month from the event date are be subject to full payment.
  • Substitutions may be made at any date and are subject to a £100 + VAT administration fee.
  • Non-payment or non-attendance does not constitute a cancellation.
  • If you want to change to another course date, or different event, we will do our best to accommodate your request, but we reserve the right to refuse changes. Any changes are subject to a £100 + VAT administration fee.

Sponsors

If your organisation would be interested in promoting itself through the wide variety of exhibitions, sponsorship and marketing opportunities available at this event, please visit our sponsorship mini-site or contact our sales team at sales@symposium-events.co.uk or 020 7231 5100.

Programme

 

09:00 Coffee and Registration
09:30

Chair’s opening remarks 

TBC

09:45 Designing a people strategy with purpose 

  • The essential elements of a successful strategy
  • Designing a people strategy aligned to commercial results
  • Measuring success 

Peter Collyer, Chief People Officer, Ted Baker

10:10 TBC
10:35

Succession planning for optimum business capability

Katie Mellor, Chief Capability & Culture Officer, Pizza Hut Europe

11:00 Questions and discussion with speakers
11:10 Refreshments and networking
11:30 TBA
11:55 Can a People Strategy and a Business Strategy be the same thing?

  • How business and people strategies often work against each other in real life
  • The key opportunities and wins that business and HR miss
  • The first steps, and the benefits

Kav Patel, Global Organisation Devt, Investec Asset Management

12:20 Questions and discussion with speakers
12:30 Lunch and networking
13:30 Knowledge share networking session 

Roundtable discussions with your peers to share solutions to your key challenges

Focus: Making People Experience part of the commercial strategy – Overcoming the challenges and celebrating the positives

14:00 TBA
14:25 TBA
14:50 Questions and discussion with speakers
15:00 Refreshments and networking
15:20 How Diversity can Improve Business Results

  • How organisations with diverse leadership achieve higher results, client focus and greater innovation
  • Leaders modelling inclusive behaviour, visibly and authentically delivering the purpose

Rachel Parker, Head of Diversity & Inclusion, Shoosmiths

15:45 TBA
16:10 Question and discussion with speakers
16:20 Chair's closing remarks and end of conference

 

Some of the experts speaking at this event include...

To be announced

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Strategic HR Forum 2020 - Standard Rate
£ 299.00
Strategic HR Forum 2020 - Charity Rate
Rate for registered charities only
£ 249.00

Details

Date:
14 May
Time:
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:
£249.00 – £299.00
Event Categories:
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Venue

Hilton Hotel, Canary Wharf, London
South Quay, Marsh Wall
London, E14 9SH United Kingdom

Organiser

Symposium Events
Phone:
020 7231 5100
Email:
accounts@symposium.co.uk