3rd Annual Talent Agenda Series East Africa

18th-19th September 2018

The Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya

Back for its 3rd year, the Talent Agenda Series East Africa conference once again gathers up to 200 key decision makers, HR Directors, senior executive and business leaders to discuss human capital and its critical role in achieving potential.

 

These business and HR leaders come together at this top human capital conference to define, discuss and debate the best practices, trends, opportunities and challenges at the heart of the region's human capital landscape.

 

This conference will be run in association with the IHRM, by attending this event you will earn 4 CPD Points.

 

Join 200 senior HR and business leaders for interactive session formats and discussion on the key topics of the day, delivered by the brightest minds, the most experienced practitioners and the leading providers in the region.

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The conference was excellent. Incomparable.
— Africa VP of HR, Schneider Electric

CONFERENCE Programme

The conference addresses the key themes, latest trends and current challenges identified by our steering committee of experienced regional HR experts in East Africa. To download the Programme but clicking on the button below and filling in the short form.

Great event! Content rich and current to develop my regional HR team.
— HRD, Aggreko International Projects

Past event: tHE TALENT AGENDA SERIES EAST AFRICA CONFERENCE mAY 2017

The 2017 Talent Agenda Series East Africa Human Capital Conference welcomed a stellar line-up of speakers and an engaged audience of influencers. Debate and discussion flowed, with panel discussions between senior leaders a highlight.

Seeing CEOs and HRDs collaborate at these events shows HR accorded the right strategic input and importance.
— HRD, Sparkwest Steel Industries

FIND OUT ABOUT THE CONFERENCE SPEAKERS


CONFERENCE PARTNERs and sponsors

 The Talent Agenda Series is run in  association with  the IHRM. The IHRM will be giving the welcome address at the conference. Attendance will earn you 4 CPD points.

The Talent Agenda Series is run in association with the IHRM. The IHRM will be giving the welcome address at the conference. Attendance will earn you 4 CPD points.

 Willis Towers Watson are platinum partners of the Talent Agenda Series, they will be giving a presentation and running a workshop during the conference.

Willis Towers Watson are platinum partners of the Talent Agenda Series, they will be giving a presentation and running a workshop during the conference.

 
  KPMG are platinum sponsors of the Talent Agenda Series East Africa, they will be  giving a presentation and  running a workshop during the conference.

KPMG are platinum sponsors of the Talent Agenda Series East Africa, they will be giving a presentation and running a workshop during the conference.

 
 African Business Magazine are gold sponsors of the Talent Agenda Series. They are powering and moderating our opening panel.

African Business Magazine are gold sponsors of the Talent Agenda Series. They are powering and moderating our opening panel.

    Sage are the Talent Agenda Series East Africa's silver sponsors, they will be moderating a panel discussion.

 

Sage are the Talent Agenda Series East Africa's silver sponsors, they will be moderating a panel discussion.

 Great Lions Limited are an  associate  partner of the Talent Agenda Series East Africa Conference. They will be represented by a speaker in a panel discussion.

Great Lions Limited are an associate partner of the Talent Agenda Series East Africa Conference. They will be represented by a speaker in a panel discussion.

 
    True North are an  associate  partner of the Talent Agenda Series East Africa Conference. They will be represented by a speaker in a panel discussion.

 

True North are an associate partner of the Talent Agenda Series East Africa Conference. They will be represented by a speaker in a panel discussion.

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BENEFITS OF ATTENDING

Each conference will address and discuss today’s human capital advancements and issues within their specific African region, how they relate to Africa as a whole and the global market. People are the core of every business, so it is vital that your HR team is not only well trained and capable but also up to date with the latest HR news, trends and best practices. HR is such a fast-moving area that it is very easy to fall behind.

During the conference delegates will:

  • Learn about the emerging human capital trends in East Africa, how they relate to the rest of Africa and the global market
  • Network with key business leaders and HR trend setters
  • Learn how to attract, keep, motivate and inspire your work force to help them reach their potential
  • Pursue new business opportunities across the region
  • Discuss future leadership development
  • Seek out potential support and funding for your various projects
  • Listen to different case studies and verbally test out different ideas with no risk

We are running this conference in association with the IHRM and they will award all attendee's up to 4 CPD points.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

This conference is ideal for business leaders, HR directors and heads of HR departments, looking for new ways to attract, keep and inspire their workforce to be the best they can be. Additionally, the conference focuses on inspiring the leaders of tomorrow, so it is also a great opportunity for the your future HR leaders. The programme will take place over one and a half days, making it an ideal chance to develop your knowledge base, network and make excellent contacts in an efficient way.

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    If you are interested in developing your knowledge in one or more of the following topic types, then this conference is perfect for you:

    • New and upcoming HR trends, and how they relate to the local, regional and global market
    • Business development, attracting and keep talent
    • Diversity in the work place
    • Inspiring the future leaders of tomorrow to ensure your company’s future success
    • New business wanting to make their mark
    • Local and regional business looking to develop within the region or move into the rest of Africa
    • International companies looking to develop their reach and contacts in the region

    Ready to lead the talent agenda in East Africa?

    Download the Programme

    Click the button below and fill in the short form to view the full conference programme.

    This will allow you:

    • Insight on each panel and presentation
    • Access to the  most up to date speakers list
    • Access to our VIP 50% off discounted rate

    Key Topics

    DAY ONE: 

    • Panel Session: East Africa: Unlocking Regional Opportunities for People, Organisations and Industries, Powered by African Business Magazine
    • Panel Session: The 4th Industrial Revolution for African Talent
    • Keynote Address: Geoffrey Odundo, Chief Executive at Nairobi Securities Exchange
    • Presentation: Corporate Social Responsibility, Capacity Building and Developing Critical Skills for Regional Development in East Africa powered by KPMG
    • Presentation: Attracting, Retaining and Engaging Talent, Powered by Global Career Company and Willis Towers Watson
    • Panel Session: Gender, Diversity and Inclusivity in the Workplace
    • Panel Session: Successfully Identifying, Shaping and Retaining Leaders of the Future

    DAY TWO:

    Will contain a choice of workshops run by our Partners on the topics:

    • Risk Management
    • Employee Engagement Post Platform
    • Recruitment Strategies
    • Change Management

    The Talent Agenda Series HR Conference in Nairobi will be focus on key issues in talent across Africa, delivered by thought leaders and the most experienced practitioners. Benchmark and share high level human capital knowledge with peers in multi-speaker panel discussions, case study experiences, high-level keynote addresses, and interactive and practical small group workshops.


    THE TALENT AGENDA SERIES EAST AFRICA PARTNERS

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    Raise Your Profile as an Event Partner

    Do you want to meet decision makers, increase your brand presence or promote your product, solution or expertise to the senior East African HR community?

    The Talent Agenda Series HR conference in Nairobi brings together East Africa's senior HR professionals and business leaders spanning the whole spectrum of the region’s industries. Become a Talent Agenda Series event partner and take advantage of a bespoke package tailored to meet your precise criteria and business objectives. You can find out full details at the link below, or get in touch with our team directly on +44 (0) 208 834 0300 to discuss objectives.

    You can find the full details at the link below, or get in touch with our team directly on:

    +44 (0) 208 834 0300

    At our previous conference East Africa in 2017, gathered the region top HR and Business leaders. The conference's line-up of HR expert focused the discussion on How to Master Disruptive trends in East Africa. 

     

    2017 SPEAKERS


    NAIROBI 2016

    September 2016 saw the gathering in Nairobi, Kenya, of 200 HR and business leaders to lead the talent agenda, across a series of events including a HR Conference, Employer of Choice Awards and Recruitment Summit.

    To discover more about the sessions and speakers, or to download the programme, please click below

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    2016 SPEAKERS