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PEOPLE SUMMIT 2022

The most impactful HR Summit in Sri Lanka, contemporary global insights for People Managers.

Engaging, Coaching, and Leading People in a Hybrid World

It has been more than a year after the pandemic's global debut, the world is not out of the woods yet, as more and more companies turn to a hybrid model of work, how can people managers navigate the challenges they are likely to face when managing people both in the office and remotely?

Organizations are facing multi-challenges in addressing hybrid work from cultural challenges, wellbeing, digital transformation, policy changes and many more. Therefore in this context the focus will be on finding people solutions in a hybrid world in People Summit 2022.

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A Purposeful Summit

People summit is an event with a purpose, every ticket you purchase help us to contribute to something bigger. Contributions from 2021 event, we carried out a clean drinking water project for a rural school in Sri Lanka helping over 200 students.
The SLASSCOM People Summit
SLASSCOM People Summit is an annual event organized by the SLASSCOM HR Forum. Over the past decade, we have been organizing different themes, where contemporary insights are discussed with rigor and relevance. This is more than a networking event. Each summit brought in critical contemporary insights around the world with great learning impact.
Looking back... People Summit 2021
 participants with renowned international and local speakers in people management, sharing their insights on Resilience towards Self-Transformative Organizations. 

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Agenda

Day 01 - 25th Jan
Day 02 - 26th Jan
Day 03 - 27th Jan

02:00 - 02:10

Introduction

02:10 - 02:15

Chairman's Message & Welcome to the People Summit

02:15 - 02:55

'It’s Your Move' by Dr. Michael Mol

03:00 - 03:40

'The Boss is the Glue' by Sarah Bolton Howard

03:40 - 04:20

'Leadership Skill Sets in the Era of Hybrid Teams' by Ole Bent Rye

04:25 - 05:05

'Engagement REDEFINED: Navigating through retention challenges in the wake of the great resignation' by Rasika Karunatilake

05.05 - 05.45

'Reimagining Coaching : the boon and bane of coaching in a hybrid world' by Kavitha Iyer

05.50 - 05.55

Networking

02.00 - 02.10

Introduction & Recap

02.10 - 02.50

'Driving High Performance and Engagement through Workplace Learning' by Charles Jennings

02.55 - 03.35

'How to Drive Engagement, Wellbeing & Productivity in the "New Normal“.' by Isabell Dittmar

03.40 - 04.20

'The Leadership Challenges and Opportunities of a Hybrid Working Model' by Nikhil Raval

04.20 - 05.00

CHAT WITH NEXT GEN - Panel Discussion

05.00 - 05.40

'How to rapidly build psychological safety with a dispersed and diverse team' by Alex Draper

05.45 - 05.50

Networking

02.00 - 02.10

Introduction & Recap

02.10 - 02.50

'What is your organisation’s ‘knowledge culture’?' by David King

02.55 - 03.35

'A Data-Centric Approach to Planning Leadership Succession' by Suresh Naithan

03.40 - 04.20

'The confluence of Individual and Team Coaching in a virtual world' by Dr. Birjendu Gupta

04.20 - 05.00

View from the Top - Panel Discussion

05.00 - 05.40

'The four leadership hacks on how to use questions to ensure impact' by Pia Lauritzen

05.45 - 05.50

VOT/ Networking

Meet Your Speakers For 2022

Here are some of the insights from our global experts, Join us at People Summit 2022 and listen live to over 12+ global speakers.

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Alex Draper

CEO & Founder DX learning
Alex has helped develop and unlock the leadership potential in over 19,000 people with DX’s leadership programs all over the world.

Nikhil Raval

Leadership & Learning Advisor  Org Culture & Strategist
Nikhil Raval is a Leadership, Learning and Change-OD Expert. He comes with more than 25 years of experience split between the US and Asia.

Dr. Michael Mol

Global Speaker | Medical Doctor
Michael makes health simple to understand & practical to apply so that you can stop fretting about your well-being and start enjoying it – because, as he always says: “Life’s so much better
when you’re healthy, and being healthy is so much easier than you think.”

Pia Lauritzen, PhD

Philosopher & Founder
She is the inventor of the Qvest method. Pia has worked as a consultant using the method since 2008 - providing a strong platform of experience. Pia has a PhD in Philosophy. She has written many articles and books about the nature and impact of questions.

Dr. Birjendu Gupta

CXO, Business Coach
Dr. Birjendu is a professional with over three decades of cumulative experience in leading business, talent, learning and development functions in FMCG, IT, Professional services and Leadership Consulting industries.



Dr. Kavitha Iyer

founder of Cresca Consulting Pte Ltd, Lead coach AT INSEAD
Kavitha is an experienced executive coach and executive team facilitator, based in Singapore and consulting internationally. Since 2006, she has also been working with INSEAD (Singapore & France), as an executive coach, with the additional role of Leadership Development Practice Director.

Isabell Dittmar

CEO, Founder
Dittmar Consult

Isabell unlocks her clients full human potential. With 25 years of international leadership experience up to board level, she brings a full 360 view into her executive coachings and workshops, and tons of empathy. Based in Switzerland, Isabell is one of the worldwide handful who are certified both as facilitator for the Google-born Emotional Intelligence Program “Search Inside Yourself” and as Goleman Emotional Intelligence Coach.

Charles Jennings

Partner, Strategy and Performance
Tulser / 70:20:10 Institute
Charles Jennings a leading thinker, practitioner, and communicator with 40+ years’ experience helping organisations innovate and develop new performance and learning approaches. He works with his build to high performing organisations through creating cultures of continuous improvement. One of the world’s leading experts and practitioners in organisational, culture, change, learning and performance. Strategic consultant, author, and speaker.

Sureish Nathan

Managing Director at DDI Singapore / Vice President Asia-Pacific, Leadership Consultant, Executive Coach, Speaker
Sureish is an experienced senior executive, business growth, leadership specialist and executive coach who works with individuals and organizations. Sureish brings over 25 years of extensive regional business experience, cross-cultural acuity and expertise in leadership development across the Asia Pacific to every business engagement.

Ole Bent Rye

FOUNDER & PRINCIPAL OBR COACHING | THE HYBRID WORKPLACE EXPERTS
Bent was a Director at Cisco for 18 years building and leading Hybrid Teams worldwide. He is now a consultant, public speaker and executive coach at OBR Coaching






David King

CEO at Tribal Habits
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Sarah Bolton Howard

Change Leader I Global Strategist I Business Innovator
Sarah works with CEOs and senior Executive Teams to transform their organisations. From helping them move to a 'work from anywhere' business, or changing their purpose and focus.

Rasika Karunatilake

VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER, SYSCO LABS 
At Sysco LABS, Rasika champions people strategy and organization culture and is currently leading ‘Future of work’ initiatives. He was Board Director and Head of Innovation CoE from 2018-2020 and led the charge in launching the inaugural edition of the SLASSCOM Ingenuity Awards. Rasika has a BSc in Computer Science from the Manchester Metropolitan University, an MBA from the University of Hull, and is a Project Management Professional (PMP)
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Flipping the conversation 

Most events have top down discussions, CXO’s, Senior Managers share their view points. But we thought of flipping the discussion where we bring Gen Z and Millennials to challenge the seniors over a panel discussion.
In a separate discussion we will bring young dynamic next gen business leaders below 40 to share their views on future talent.
What exactly next gen employees need in the hybrid world?

CHAT WITH NEXT GEN

What exactly next generation CEO's look in the talent

VIEW ON WORKFORCE BY LEADERS UNDER AGE OF 40

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YOUR PASS WILL INCLUDE

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LIVE SESSIONS

100% educational sessions with global insights through live sessions 

RECORDED VIDEOS & LEARNING BOOK

Access recorded videos of live sessions up to sixty days

VIRTUAL NETWORKING

Live networking with like minded peers similar to a in person event

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Certificate of participation for CPD

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