Programme

 

9.00am  Entry to waiting room, check-in

 

9.10am  Welcome by MC, Te Radar

 

9.20am  LEADERSHIP – REIMAGINING THE FUTURE WORKPLACE

Bron Thomson, CEO, Springload

Bron Thomson is the founder and driving force behind Springload, an organisation who are about making the things that matter, better. She specialises in the pointy intersection between business value, customer experience, and digital delight. Join Bron as she shares a CEO’s perspective on what our future workplaces might look like in a post-pandemic world.

 

9.50am  REBUILDING THE POST-PANDEMIC WORKPLACE

Gihan Perera, Futurist, conference speaker, author and consultant

Joining us from his home in Perth Australia, Gihan Perera, will give you a glimpse into what’s ahead – and how you can become fit for the future, in your professional and personal life. A world renowned Futurist, Gihan is best placed to help us reimagine and rebuild the workplace.

Our post-pandemic workplace will be vastly different from before - with physical distancing, new social norms, virtual meetings, distributed teams, more flexible work, and more. HR will play a vital role in reimagining and rebuilding an engaging workplace that provides the employee experience that attracts and retains the best people.

Gihan will challenge your thinking and provide you with practical advice to implement. Don't miss your chance to hear this key influencer and sought after consultant and speaker

 

10.35am  Coffee Break

 

10.45am  TALES FROM THE WORKPLACE

Join us for a candid panel discussion as three leading HR professionals share their lockdown journeys. Find out what they have learned along the way and the lessons they plan to carry forward, as the new world of work emerges over the coming months.

10.45am – 10.55am Kate Rengey, People and Development Director, OMD

10.55am – 11.05am Sophie John, HR Manager, Cedenco Foods NZ

11.05am – 11.15am  Debbie Kirby, GM HR - Transport Services, Downer NZ

11.15am – 11.30am Panel Q&A

 

11.30  Refresh Break

 

11.35am  WHAT TECHNOLOGY IS DOING TO PEOPLE – AND WHAT TO DO ABOUT IT

Lauren Parsons, Wellbeing Specialist, speaker, coach & consultant.

Lauren Parsons is an award-winning Wellbeing Specialist who believes that everyone deserves to thrive. In this session you'll discover:

  • The serious negative impacts of technology on relationships, wellbeing and productivity
  • Why technology is a two-edge sword and how to wield it effectively
  • How to wrangle technology, avoid information overload and regain control
  • Practical ways to ensure your team stay resilient, connected and engaged during challenging times

 

12.15pm  Wrap up and end

 

12.30pm – 1.00pm  Stay on to chat