Topics and panelists are subject to change.
Day 1 Agenda - Panels
Day 1 of the Future Workforce Global Summit will set the stage by delving into overarching themes and challenges shaping the future of work, such as urbanization's role in talent development, the global skills revolution, diversity and inclusion in the workforce, the influence of startups on traditional work models, the importance of education and upskilling, and the impact of technological advancements on HR practices and ethics. These discussions will provide attendees with a comprehensive understanding of the complex landscape of the future workforce.
On Day 2, the focus will narrow down to practical applications, particularly in the realm of digital coaching. In collaboration with the International Coaching Federation of Germany (ICF), we will offer insights into how digital coaching technologies are revolutionizing talent development, enhancing employee performance, and driving organizational success in the digital age. Attendees can expect to gain actionable strategies and innovative approaches for leveraging digital coaching to navigate the evolving workforce challenges and opportunities.
Thursday, June 20 - The Future Workforce Landscape
9:30 - 10:00 AM
Opening Keynote - To Be Announced
10:00 - 10:30 AM
The Role of the Cities in Building the Future Workforce
Explore how urban centers are becoming hubs for innovation and talent development, driving economic growth and shaping the future workforce landscape. Panelists will discuss strategies cities employ to attract and retain diverse talent, foster entrepreneurship, and address the evolving needs of industries in areas such as sustainability in a rapidly changing global economy.
10:30 - 10:40 AM: Break
10:40 - 11:10 AM
How the Global Skills Agenda is Transforming the Future Workforce
Delve into the seismic shifts occurring in the global labor market due to technological advancements and changing skill requirements. This panel will examine how individuals, organizations, and governments are adapting to the skills revolution, including reskilling and upskilling initiatives, and discuss strategies for ensuring workforce readiness in the face of automation and digitalization.
11:00 - 11:20 AM: Break
11:20 - 11:50 AM
Capitalizing on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Next Generation Global Workforce
As we navigate the uncharted waters of the future of work full of evolving societal values, technological advancements, and deeper knowledge of the impacts of systemic racism and oppression , addressing diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) has never been more crucial. Panelists will explore the business case for diversity, share best practices for promoting inclusion and belonging, and discuss strategies for addressing systemic barriers to equitable opportunities in the global workforce.
1:30 - 2:00 PM
The Crucial Role of Education and Upskilling in Shaping Tomorrow’s Workforce
Examine the pivotal role of education and upskilling initiatives in preparing individuals for the demands of the future workforce. Panelists will discuss innovative approaches to lifelong learning, the integration of emerging technologies in education, and public-private partnerships aimed at bridging skills gaps and promoting economic mobility.
2:00 - 2:10 PM: Break
2:10 - 2:40 PM
Navigating the Technological Revolution: AI’s Impact on the Future of Workforce
Discuss the transformative impact of artificial intelligence (AI) and other advanced technologies on HR practices and the broader workforce landscape. This panel will explore the opportunities and challenges associated with AI adoption, including concerns related to job displacement, ethical considerations, and the evolving role of HR professionals in leveraging technology to enhance employee experiences and organizational performance.
2:40 - 2:50 PM: Break
2:50 - 3:20 PM
Balancing Innovation and Ethics: Governance and Legality in AI and HR Tech for the Future Workforce
This panel will examine the ethical and legal considerations surrounding the use of AI and HR technologies in shaping the future workforce. Panelists will explore strategies for ensuring responsible AI deployment, safeguarding data privacy and security, and fostering transparency and accountability in the development and implementation of AI-powered workforce solutions.
3:20 - 3:30 PM: Break
3:30 - 5:00 PM
Generative AI in HR Tech - Microsoft Workshop
Presented by: Rajamma Krishnamurthy | Senior Director, Leader Enterprise AI Strategy at Microsoft and NYU Adjunct Professor
This interactive workshop presented by experienced AI in HR leader Rajamma Krishnamurthy offers a comprehensive and practical exploration of the intersection between AI and HR technology, equipping attendees with the knowledge and insights needed to navigate the evolving landscape of the future workforce.
In collaboration with International Coaching Federation of Germany