The Grid Media is proud to bring DigitalHR Middle East Africa (MEA) to Dubai in association with The Psychometrics Centre, The University of Cambridge and Knowledge Partner CIPD-Middle East.
The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre, Gate Village, off - Sheikh Zayed Rd, Dubai
13 January 2020, 08:00 AM
13 January 2020, 05:00 PM
In this conference, DigitalHR Middle East Africa (MEA), we will hear from seasoned HR industry leaders from across MEA from SAP, Google, IBM, Aramex, Gems Education, JLL and Honeywell, on what forward-thinking organisations are currently doing to optimise talent acquisition and enhance the ’employee experience’ by utilising different technologies, digital platforms and leveraging data.
We will be joined by CIPD, a professional body for HR and people development with hubs in the UK, Ireland, Middle East and Asia and over 100,000 members globally.
In the CIPD presentation, ‘The Future of Work is Human’, Ramy Bayyour, General Manager, CIPD – Middle East, will share insights into the pressing need to revisit the role of humans at the precipice of great technological disruption.
Artificial intelligence for more informed decision-making
David van Lochem, Vice-President Sales, Middle East and Africa, KPISOFT, will share insights into how artificial intelligence can help leaders make more informed decisions based on raw data to illuminate the path forward and not just as past indicators of performance.
The Psychometrics Centre, University of Cambridge
Dr. David Stillwell, Academic Director and Vesselin Popov, Executive Director, The Psychometrics Centre, University of Cambridge, will deliver a two-part workshop in the afternoon on big data opportunities for HR and responsible implementation.
The workshop will present a framework that distinguishes big data from data and present some state-of-the-art examples where organisations have leveraged these new technologies to generate value in their HR functions. It will also provide an in-depth review of the challenges to implementation of Big Data practices and how to overcome them.
This conference is open to anyone but is best suited to HR practictioners from manager level to CHRO. We anticipate HR professionals from the UAE, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Nigeria, Ghana, Ethiopia, Uganda among other countrie
Standard Registration: GBP 650.00
Speakers: Dr. David Stillwell Academic Director The Psychometrics Centre University of Cambridge, Ramy Bayyour (MBA) General Manager CIPD – Middle East, David van Lochem Vice-President Sales Middle East and Africa, KPISOFT, Vesselin Popov Executive Director The Psychometrics Centre University of Cambridge, Hisham Darwish HR Leader IBM Middle East and Pakistan/ MEA Cloud IBM, Kabira Bhatporia Head of HR MEA and Turkey JLL, Andrew Parkinson Senior Director Human Resources – EMEA Honeywell, Hoda Mansour Managing Director SAP Egypt, Marek Mos Lead People Partner EMEA Emerging Markets and Southern Europe Google, Peter Lemperis Global Director of Compensation, Benefits and Mobility Aramex