West Africa's leading human capital forum

18th - 19th April 2018. Lagos, Nigeria.

West Africa's talent is the key piece of the puzzle for business and the economy as a whole to unlock its potential across West Africa.

Thought leaders and decision makers from across HR and the CXO join together at the Talent Agenda Series West Africa HR Conference to conduct the discussions, across trends, ideas, challenges and best practices, which will deliver the needed gains.

Join up to 200 senior HR and business leaders to discuss key issues in multiple interactive, thought provoking sessions, delivered by speakers representing the best of business, suppliers, thought leaders and more.

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

Why attend?

This launch event will be taking place in Lagos, Nigeria. 200 HR and business leaders from all sectors around West Africa will gather in Global Career Company’s biggest market to discuss topics including ‘Elevating women in business’ and ‘How to communicate a strong employer brand’.

From Lagos, one of Africa’s economic megacities, we can assess diverse regional human capital trends in markets ranging from high-growth to recovery

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Leading HR Content

Join in our West Africa regionally focused panel discussions and industry specific presentations and develop your knowledge on topics such as:

  • New and upcoming trends and how they relate to the local, regional and global market.

  • Business development and how to attract and keep talent.

  • How to inspire future leaders of tomorrow.

  • Heavyweight addresses from the regions Government and thought leaders from the business sector.

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Unique Networking Opportunities

Connect with peers and speakers in any of our intimate networking opportunities:

  • Champagne Round-table discussions
  • Networking Cocktail Reception and evening entertainment
  • Breakfast briefings
  • Interactive workshops
  • Interactive question and answer sessions
  • Speedy Networking coffee breaks
  • Networking buffet lunches

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Who will attend?

Join up to 200 senior HR and business leaders to discuss of-the-moment issues in a variety of engaging, interactive sessions, delivered by speakers you need to hear from, representing business, suppliers, thought leaders and more.

“If you are serious about understanding HR’s
agenda in Africa, the Talent Agenda Series is the
place to be.”
— Senior Manager Leadership Strategy & Executive Talent, Eskom

Key Topics of the Agenda

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  • Panel Session: Unlocking Regional Development for West Africa
  • Panel Session: The Changing Role of HR in West Africa
  • Panel Session: Designing More Agile Organisational Structures and Ways of Working
  • Panel Session: People Analytics- From Data to Future Business Insights
  • Panel Session: Enhancing Your Brand and Value Proposition to Attract the Right Talent
  • Presentation or Workshop: Employment Law Debrief: Understanding the Employment Landscape
  • Champagne Round tables
  • Fireside Chat

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Looking forward to hearing from you. 

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“We have managed to meet many difficult to
reach target clients and our presence in the
market has grown and grown since developing
our partnership with the Talent Agenda Series.”
— Willis Towers Watson

Become a Partner

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

The Talent Agenda Series HR conference brings together West Africa's senior C-Suite HR, business leaders, private - sector companies, intergovernmental and multilateral organisations, from the leading organisations spanning the whole spectrum of the region’s industries. 

Become a Talent Agenda Series partner and take advantage of a bespoke package tailored to meet your precise criteria and business objectives. Below are just some of the ways you can increase your profile and network with new business partners. To find out more get in touch here

Travel and Venue

Our next Talent Agenda Series Conference will be a West Africa regionally focused meeting.  Lagos was a natural fit to host a regional meeting, an economic powerhouse of West Africa contributing nearly 50% of the regional GDP and easy flight connections for our delegates, we didn’t hesitate to host this pivotal meeting in Nigeria.

Nigeria is the third most technologically advanced country in Africa and a known member of OPEC. It is the world's eighth largest exporter of oil. 

We are really excited to focus on the region and discuss and develop the HR processes.





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