HR Leadership Summit | Autumn

Week commencing 11 November, 2024Online
Solutions, strategy & connection at the leading HR event for senior-level professionals.
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Join the Industry’s Most Trusted Summit

CONNECT HR is a peer-led leadership-focused event that is complimentary for qualified professionals. Discover strategies from field experts, research new solutions, and meet like-minded peers on your path to professional growth. Your invitation is waiting.

Network and learn from the peers driving innovation in HR.

Online Speakers
Jackie Masters
Head of People and Organisational Effectiveness
Peter Michiels
Group Chief Alignment Officer & Chief HR, Interna...
Margarita Echeverria
Global Head of Talent Assessment
John Rickan
Claire Thomas
Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer
James Edon-Williams
People Business Partner
Priya Brar
Talent Acquisition Manager
Solveig Brustad
Hamira Riaz
Vice President – Strategic Leadership
Nick Lynn
Senior Director of Employee Experience and Engage...
Damien Bernard
Head of People, Comdata & SL&E
Hasan Reza
Head of Workforce Equity, Diversity & Inclusion
Caroline Berns
Head of Diversity & Inclusion and Talent Acquisit...
Nicola Ladisa
HRO Director
Steve Wood
Head of People Development

Insights, Solutions and Elevated Networking

We've connected thousands of peers across the industry. Meet with senior thought leaders at CONNECT, one of the industry's most exclusive summit series.

Reserved for executives and tailored to support your professional and departmental goals.


Watch 35+ presentations on demand and with lifetime access.
Monday, November 11

Hamira RiazVice President – Strategic LeadershipThe Volvo Group
Hamira Riaz, Vice President – Strategic Leadership, The Volvo Group

Margarita EcheverriaGlobal Head of Talent AssessmentVodafone
Margarita Echeverria, Global Head of Talent Assessment, Vodafone

Peter MichielsGroup Chief Alignment Officer & Chief HR, Internal Communications & Legal Officer Elia Group
Peter Michiels, Group Chief Alignment Officer & Chief HR, Internal Communications & Legal Officer , Elia Group

Claire ThomasChief Diversity and Inclusion OfficerHitachi Vantara
Claire Thomas, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, Hitachi Vantara

James Edon-WilliamsPeople Business PartnerClarins
Priya BrarTalent Acquisition ManagerClarins
2 speakers
Tuesday, November 12

Solveig BrustadCHRONofima
Solveig Brustad, CHRO, Nofima

Nick LynnSenior Director of Employee Experience and EngagementWTW
Nick Lynn, Senior Director of Employee Experience and Engagement, WTW

Damien BernardHead of People, Comdata & SL&E Coca-Cola
Damien Bernard, Head of People, Comdata & SL&E , Coca-Cola
Wednesday, November 13

Hasan RezaHead of Workforce Equity, Diversity & InclusionKent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Hasan Reza, Head of Workforce Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust

Caroline BernsHead of Diversity & Inclusion and Talent Acquisition Middle East & AfricaEricsson
Caroline Berns, Head of Diversity & Inclusion and Talent Acquisition Middle East & Africa, Ericsson

Jackie MastersHead of People and Organisational EffectivenessGSK
Jackie Masters, Head of People and Organisational Effectiveness, GSK

John RickanHR VP - EMEABlueYonder
John Rickan, HR VP - EMEA, BlueYonder
Thursday, November 14

Nicola LadisaHRO DirectorDe Agostini
Nicola Ladisa, HRO Director, De Agostini

Maggie SpongFormer Global VP Talent AcquisitionAstraZeneca
Maggie Spong, Former Global VP Talent Acquisition, AstraZeneca

Juan Manuel Alvarez ZabalaChief People OfficerZurich Santander
Juan Manuel Alvarez Zabala, Chief People Officer, Zurich Santander

Michael GodfreyGlobal Head of Learning & DevelopmentExpedia Group
Michael Godfrey, Global Head of Learning & Development, Expedia Group
Friday, November 15

Navid NazemianFormer Global Head of HRVodafone
Navid Nazemian, Former Global Head of HR, Vodafone

Andrew Stotter BrooksVP Learning and DevelopmentEtihad
Andrew Stotter Brooks, VP Learning and Development, Etihad

Ido ShikmaSenior Director of HRCognizant
Ido Shikma, Senior Director of HR, Cognizant

Nicola D’UvaAVP of Employee Health & Lifework StrategiesAdventist HealthCare
Nicola D’Uva, AVP of Employee Health & Lifework Strategies, Adventist HealthCare

Steve WoodHead of People DevelopmentDAZN
Steve Wood, Head of People Development, DAZN


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All presentations are available to watch on-demand., and our dedicated Attendee Relations team will work around your agenda to schedule all meetings.

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Since we can’t treat you to a renowned venue, luxury hotel or a delicious dining experience with an online event, we’ve designed a reward system worthy of your time.

All attendees who complete their meetings schedule will earn their choice of amazing rewards, including gift cards, Apple products, and charitable donations.

I was able to network with like minded HR professionals, sharing knowledge, bouncing ideas off each other and understanding each other's challenges."
HR Manager, Winterhalter
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Global Talent Acquisition Manager, Adidas

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HR Leadership Summit | Autumn, UK
Week commencing 11 November, 2024 | Online