On April 26 and 27, 2018, once again, Astana hosts the main annual event in the world of HR professionals – the 13th International Human Resources Management Conference.
The Conference has been gathering the country’s HR community for 13 years already. It is the venue for annual meeting and experience and knowledge exchange of about 300 HR specialists and top managers. The number of participants and interest of HR specialists for the conference have been growing year to year.
The 2017 12th International HR Conference’s slogan was ‘HR Focus: Culture, Digital World and Risks’. The Conference focused on transformation processes in major corporations and the related experience, ongoing change management, innovational production facilities, leadership and corporate culture, etc.
The Conference adopts new format each year. The participants remember the last year’s conference for its talk-show sessions with top managers from both public and private sectors, where they witnessed genuine heated debates. The exhibition presented the latest inventions in automation, security, and digitalization in various fields including entertainment.
Daniel Goleman with his ‘Focus and Emotional Intelligence’ and Rick Von Feldt with his ‘Future of HR’ became the headliners of the 12th Conference. The speakers’ team included representatives from Kazakhstan’s major national companies, as well as General Electric, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, SAP and others.
In 2017 only, 25 industries, 50 speakers, 90 companies and 283 delegates attended the Conference, the majority of the delegates being permanent participants. The total number of participants for 13 years is 2.5 thousand.
This year’s Conference will focus on future training, HR in numbers, Digital HR, and compensations and benefits.
Under the auspices of Samruk-Kazyna JSC and Samruk-Kazyna Corporate University, the Conference has become an annual dialogue platform for the discussions of labor market trends and HR policy development scenarios.
Leading Kazakhstani and international HR management experts annually present new trends and HR best practices.
Major Kazakhstani national company managers, HR specialists of private corporations and international experts will take part in the Conference.