People Analytics World 2021 PAWorld21 Speakers

The Sessions

All sessions below form part of the agenda at People Analytics World 2021 on 19-22 April (online)

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George Colvin REA Group Design Thinking Hybrid Working

Strategic Presentation Universal Wednesday 21 April 11:00 – 11:45 GMT George Colvin Senior Manager, People Services, Systems & Insights REA Group The …

Culture Analytics People Analytics World

Tactical track Presentation Advanced Wednesday 21 April 15:00 – 15:45 GMT Slides available in PDF (Pro Pass only) Aditya Maharaja & Michaela …

Ben Teusch Facebook communication matters

Career & Skills Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 18:00 – 18:45 GMT Ben Teusch People Analytics Business Partner, Facebook Insights and predictions, …

Andrew Marritt OrganizationView Text Analytics NLP

Succeeding Fast with Text Analytics and NLP

Career & Skills track Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 13:00 – 13:45 GMT Andrew Marritt Founder, OrganizationView Having the ability to analyse …

Vanessa Lammers Estee LAuder Pre-Hire Assessment Predictive Analytics DEI

Tactical track Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 18:00 – 18:45 GMT Vanessa Lammers Executive Director, Global Workforce Analytics Estée Lauder Companies This …

Marc Ramos Steven Atkins SplashHR SplashBI People Analytics

Main Stage Presentation Intermediate Monday 19 April 14:00 – 14:45 GMT Marc Ramos Chief Marketing Officer Steven Atkins Solutions Enablement Manager People …

Rajesh Anandan CEO Ultranauts neuro diversity

Interactive Interview Universal Tuesday 20 April 18:00 – 18:45 GMT Rajesh Anandan CEO Ultranauts While recent research shows that 76% of companies …

Angela Ignam Workforce Intelligence Aviva People Analytics

Establishing a Corporate Narrative on COVID

Tactical Presentation Intermediate Wednesday 21 April 16:00 – 16:45 GMT Angela Ignam Mathon Global Head of People Analytics, Aviva Maintaining control of …

Enterprise SWP eQ8

Interactive Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 19:00 – 19:45 GMT Pilar Cortés Chief Workforce Planning & Strategy, World Food Programme Chris Hare …

David Green Insight222 Business Value People Analytics

Main Stage Presentation Universal Wednesday 21 April 09:00 – 09:45 GMT David Green Managing Partner & Executive Director, Insight222 Current and emerging …

Alec Levenson Organisational Development People Analytics World

Integrating Analytics and Organisational Development

Strategic Track Presentation Universal Tuesday 20 April 17:00 – 17:45 GMT Alec Levenson Economist & Senior Research Scientist – Center for Effective …

Erik van Vulpen AIHR T Shaped HR Professional Skills

Making HR Data-Driven: The T-Shaped HR Professional

Technology Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 10:00 – 10:30 GMT Erik van Vulpen Founder, Academy to Innovate HR – AIHR This session …

Orla Berkery AI Digital Solutions Coaching Upskilling

Technology Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 15:00 – 15:45 GMT Orla Berkery Director Leadership, Development & Talent Solutions HR Tech Partnership A …

SplashBI Steven Atkins Andy Fisher

Technology Workshop Universal Wednesday 21 April 13:00 – 13:45 GMT Steven Atkins Solutions Enablement Manager EMEA, SplashHR Andy Fisher Director, HCM Systems …

Patrick Coolen ABN AMRO People analytics Employee Experience

Tactical track Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 13:00 – 13:45 GMT Patrick Coolen Global Head of People Analytics, Strategic Workforce Planning and …

Salesforce Work From Anywhere Ernest Ng People Analytics

Strategic Presentation Universal Thursday 22 April 17:00 – 17:45 GMT Ernest Ng VP – Global People Strategy and Analytics, Salesforce The office …

Alessandro Linari People Analytics Vodafone Skills Taxonomy

Building a Skills Taxonomy

Tactical Presentation Universal Thursday 22 April 12:00 – 12:45 GMT Alessandro Linari Head of People Analytics UK Vodafone Having a standardised taxonomy …

Lexy Martin Visier DEI

Technology Presentation Universal Wednesday 21 April 18:30 – 19:00 GMT Lexy Martin Principal, Research Visier Lexy Martin, Principal Research, Visier will share …

Heather Whiteman UCAL Business Case People Analytics

Career & Skills Presentation Universal Thursday 22 April 16:00 – 16:45 GMT Heather Whiteman People Analytics Lecturer, University of California Wondering how …

Priyanka Mehrotra RedThread Research Business Value

The 5 Pillars of Business-Aligned People Analytics

Career & Skills track Presentation Universal Thursday 22 April 15:00 – 15:45 GMT Stacia Sherman Garr Co-founder and Principal Analyst, RedThread Research …

Priyanka Mehrotra RedThread Research People Analytics Technology

People Analytics Technology: Under The Spotlight

Technology track Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 16:00 – 16:30 GMT Priyanka Mehrotra Research Lead, RedThread Research The year 2020 provided People …

HR Analytics Escape Room PAWorld21

Interactive track Video Meeting Thursday 22 April 07:00 – 08:30 UTC 13:00 – 14:30 UTC 20:00 – 21:30 UTC A fun, scenario-based …

Olly Britnell People Strategy Analytics Experian

Tactical Presentation Advanced Thursday 22 April 10:00 – 10:45 GMT Olly Britnell Global Head – People Strategy, Technology & Analytics Experian Having …

Andrew Pitts Polinode Organisational Network Analysis

Workshop Universal Tuesday 20 April 09:00 – 10:30 GMT Andrew Pitts Founder & CEO, Polinode Organisational Network Analysis is among the hottest …

Maja Luckos Internal Consultancy People Analytics Salesforce

How we Built our Global Internal Consultancy Model

Strategic track Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 15:00 – 15:45 GMT Maja Luckos Director, People Analytics Consulting Outline coming soon Slides available …

Pierce Byrne Wellness AI Solutions

Wellness & AI/Digital Solutions

Technology Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 18:00 – 18:30 GMT Pierce Byrne Solutions Manager HR Tech Partnership Wellness is a fast-growing space …

Max Blumberg People Analytics Operating Model

Strategic Presentation Universal Wednesday 21 April 12:00 – 12:45 GMT Max Blumberg People Analytics Consultant; Founder The Blumberg Partnership This session presents …

Delia Majarin Telefonica Employee Engagement Analytics Community

How to use Analytics to Boost Employee Engagement

Tactical track Presentation Universal Wednesday 21 April 10:00 – 10:45 GMT Delia Majarín Global Head of Engagement, People Analytics Community Lead, Telefónica …

Alicia Roach Chris Hare eQ8 Dynamic Scenarios SWP

Technology Presentation Universal Tuesday 20 April 10:00 – 10:30 GMT Alicia Roach & Chris Hare Founders eQ8 eQ8 will present the power …

Adam Gibson Agile Workforce Planning Strategic EY

Agile Workforce Planning Masterclass

Pro Session Workshop Universal Thursday 22 April 11:00 – 11:45 GMT Adam Gibson Director, Strategic Workforce Planning Leader, EY Author, Agile Workforce …

Manisha Singh AstraZeneca Scalable Analytics Strategy

Strategic Presentation Universal Wednesday 21 April 17:00 – 17:45 GMT Manisha Singh VP Employee Experience, Analytics & Digital HR AstraZeneca In People …

Cara Davies Employee Experience Customer Journey Analytics

Tactical Presentation Intermediate Tuesday 20 April 12:00 – 12:45 GMT Cara Davies Senior Data Analyst – HR, LG&E and KU Energy This …

Ramesh Karpagavinayagam Royal Caribbean AI ML Candidate Experience

Tactical Presentation Universal Thursday 22 April 15:00 – 15:45 GMT Ramesh Karpagavinayagam Director, People Analytics Royal Caribbean Group We can build AI/ML-based …

Luk Smeyers Visible Authority

Becoming a Visible Authority

Career & Skills Presentation Universal Tuesday 20 April 12:00 – 12:45 GMT Luk Smeyers Founder, The Visible Authority In absence of authority, …

RJ Milnor Uber Wellbeing People Analytics

Sustainable Productivity and Wellbeing Improvement

Tactical track Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 18:00 – 18:45 GMT RJ Milnor Global Head of People Analytics, Chief Data Officer for …

Teneika Askew Mozilla Inclusive Design Dashboard People Analytics

Pro Session Workshop Universal Monday 19 April 17:00 – 18:30 GMT Teneika Askew Former Head of People Analytics Mozilla When designing a …

Adam McKinnon Measuring Relationships Impact People Analytics

Career & Skills Presentation Intermediate Wednesday 21 April 11:00 – 11:45 UTC Adam McKinnon People Data & Analytics Lead, Reece Group How …

Peter Howes Storytelling People Analytics

Career & Skills Presentation Universal Thursday 22 April 09:00 – 09:45 GMT Peter Howes Chair, Newstead Brewing Company Founder, Infohrm Former VP …

Max Blumberg Dave Millner Job Descriptions People Analytics Operating Model

Pro Session Workshop Universal Thursday 22 April 15:00 – 16:30 GMT Max Blumberg & Dave Millner The Blumberg Partnership HR Curator An …

Andrew Pitts Polinode Organisational Network Analysis

Interactive Panel Universal Thursday 22 April 11:00 – 11:45 GMT Andrew Pitts Founder & CEO, Polinode An interactive panel discussion between People …

Andrew Spence Blockchain Glass Bead

Blockchain and the Decentralised Workforce

Strategic track Presentation Universal Wednesday 21 April 16:00 – 16:45 GMT Andrew Spence Workforce Futurist, Glass Bead Consulting This session will describe …

Ekkehard Ernst post-Covid Global Talent Markets ILO

Strategic Presentation Intermediate Thursday 22 April 10:00 – 10:45 GMT Ekkehard Ernst Chief, Macroeconomic Policy Office, ILO The Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated …

Swati Chawla Philip Morris International HR Analytics Business Agility Organisational Development Effectiveness

Tactical Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 10:00 – 10:45 GMT Swati Chawla Director – Organization Effectiveness Philip Morris International When going through …

Tarun Wadhwani HR Tech Partnership AI

Workshop Universal Monday 19 April 12:00 – 13:00 GMT Tarun Wadhwani Director Customer Engagement, HR Tech Partnership Outline coming soon View Agenda …

Melissa Arronte Medallia Continuous Listening

Technology Presentation Universal Tuesday 20 April 13:00 – 13:45 GMT Melissa Arronte, Ph.D Employee Experience Solutions Principal Medallia How do you focus …

Andrew Marritt Text Analytics Workshop Masterclass

Pro Session Workshop Universal Wednesday 21 April 10:00 – 11:30 GMT Andrew Marritt Founder, OrganizationView How do you incorporate text into your …

Caitlin Bigsby Mike Everitt Visier

Technology Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 13:00 – 13:45 GMT Caitlin Bigsby & Mike Everitt Director Product Marketing & Senior Solutions Consultant …

Jordan Pettman Nestlé Workforce Planning

Workforce Planning for the Future Workforce

Tactical track Presentation Universal Thursday 22 April 12:00 – 12:45 UTC Jordan Pettman Global Head of People Data, Analytics and Planning, Nestlé …

Mariana Allain Carrasqueira Legal & General Federated People Analytics

Federated People Analytics

Strategic Presentation Universal Thursday 22 April 15:00 – 15:45 GMT Mariana Carrasqueira Head of Workforce Planning & People Analytics Legal & General …

Daniel Samaan Career PAths Future of Work International Labour Organization

Strategic Presentation Universal Wednesday 21 April 15:00 – 15:45 UTC Daniel Samaan Senior Economist, Future of Work Expert International Labour Organization (part …

Heather Whiteman UCAL Business Case People Analytics

Building a Business Case for People Analytics

Pro Session Workshop Universal Thursday 22 April 17:00 – 18:30 GMT Heather Whiteman People Analytics Lecturer, University of California In this workshop, …

Kathi Enderes Josh Bersin Academy Business Resilience Pandemic Response

Main Stage Presentation Universal Tuesday 20 April 14:00 – 14:45 GMT Kathi Enderes VP Research, Josh Bersin Academy In three different research …

Jakob Ejlksted VP People Strategy Culture BP

People Strategy in Uncertain Times

Strategic Presentation Universal Wednesday 21 April 10:00 – 10:45 GMT Jakob Ejlsted VP People & Culture – Strategy and Insights BP In …

Gustavo Canton Starbucks Analytics

Strategic Presentation Intermediate Tuesday 20 April 15:00 – 15:45 GMT Gustavo Ganton Global Analytics Leader, Starbucks The session aims to shed light …

Amit Chowdhary Diversity Inclusion

Tactical Presentation Universal Thursday 22 April 17:00 – 17:45 GMT Amit Chowdhary Global Head of People Analytics, Operations and Technology BNY Mellon …

Jonathon Frampton Baylor Scott White Health Transformed Talent Management

Strategic track Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 17:00 – 17:45 GMT Jonathon Frampton VP Total Rewards, Performance and Shared Services, Baylor Scott …

Sanja Licina QuestionPro employee listening empathy at scale sentiment analysis

Career & Skills Presentation Universal Wednesday 21 April 13:00 – 13:45 GMT Sanja Licina President QuestionPro Maintaining high engagement and productivity during …

Jonathan Schwabish PolicyViz Data Visualisation in Excel Visualization DataViz

Effective Data Visualisation in Excel

Career & Skills Presentation Foundation Wednesday 21 April 18:00 – 18:45 GMT Jonathan Schwabish Founder, PolicyViz Senior Fellow, Urban Institute Everyone who …

Federico Barcos PeopleOPTI Adoption People Analytics

Adoption is the new Orange for People Analytics

Tactical Presentation Universal Tuesday 20 April 15:00 – 15:45 GMT Federico Barcos van der Heide Founder & CEO PeopleOPTI The word ‘transformation’ …

Bharath Nair Boston Consulting Group BCG Human Centred Design

Career & Skills Presentation Universal Thursday 22 April 11:00 – 11:45 GMT Bharath Nair Analytics Lead – People Analytics Boston Consulting Group …

Ian Cook Visier Enterprise People Technology Ecosystem Analytics

Main Stage Presentation Universal Tuesday 20 April 14:00 – 14:45 GMT Ian Cook VP People Analytics Visier People Analytics teams now live …

Harry Metcalf Nestle Power BI dashboard design

Our End-to-End Dashboard Design Process

Career & Skills Presentation Universal Tuesday 20 April 11:00 – 11:45 GMT Harry Metcalf Global People Analytics Specialist Nestlé Harry will share …

Christian Otto Infineon People Analytics Mindset

The People Analytics Mindset

Career & Skills track Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 11:00 – 11:45 GMT Christian Otto Senior Manager People Analytics, Infineon People Analytics …

Karlee Scott Murphy Microsoft People Behaviour Data

Tactical Presentation Universal Thursday 22 April 09:00 – 09:45 GMT Karlee Scott-Murphy Director, Knowledge & Insights Microsoft Have we put too many …

Alec Levenson Organisational Development People Analytics World

Pro Session Workshop Universal Wednesday 21 April 17:00 – 18:30 GMT Alec Levenson Economist & Senior Research Scientist – Marshall School of …

David Shontz Nokia Sentiment Analysis

Tactical track Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 13:00 – 13:45 GMT David Shontz Global Head of Workforce Analytics & Organization Management, Nokia …

Sreyoshi Bhaduri HR Data Visualisation

Career & Skills track Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 16:00 – 16:45 GMT Sreyoshi Bhaduri Manager, Global People Research & Analytics, McGraw …

HR Hacktivism Stela Lupushor Reframe Work Nat Bulkley People Analytics

HR Hacktivism – Reimagining HR and the Workplace

Pro Session Workshop Universal Tuesday 20 April 12:00 – 13:30 GMT Stela Lupushor & Nat Bulkley Chief Reframer, Reframe.Work Principal, People Analytics …

Adam Gibson Agile Workforce Planning Strategic EY

Reinventing Workforce Planning

Tactical track Presentation Universal Tuesday 20 April 17:00 – 17:45 GMT Adam Gibson Director, Strategic Workforce Planning Leader, EY There is a …

Steve Scott People Analytics Standard Chartered

Unlocking Value Through People Data

A Framework for a Highly Successful, Product-Driven People Analytics Function Strategic track Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 12:00 – 12:45 UTC Steve …

Sergio Garcia Mora Data 4 HR Coding in R

Career & Skills Presentation Universal Tuesday 20 April 13:00 – 13:45 GMT Sergio García Mora SME People Analytics Data 4 HR R …

Andreas Kyprianou Upfield Systems Thinking People Analytics

Strategic track Presentation Universal Tuesday 20 April 09:00 – 09:45 GMT Andreas Kyprianou Global Head of Reporting and Analytics CoE, Upfield Systems …

Hallie Bregman PTC People Analytics

Tactical Presentation Intermediate Thursday 22 April 18:00 – 18:45 UTC Hallie Bregman Global Head of People Analytics, PTC With the rise in …

Tobias Sturt Data Storytelling with Data Visual Narrative Planning DataViz

Data Storytelling and Visual Narrative Planning

Pro Session Workshop Universal Monday 19 April 15:00 – 17:30 GMT Tobias Sturt Creative Director, Add Two Digital Outline coming soon View …

Dirk Jonker Crunchr People Analytics Adoption

The Art and Science of People Analytics Adoption

Main Stage Presentation Universal Monday 19 April 09:00 – 09:45 GMT Dirk Jonker Founder & CEO, Crunchr Analytics It’s an inconvenient truth …

Jan Bergerhoff Candidate Select CASE Recruiting

The Underrated Factor

Technology Workshop Universal Tuesday 20 April 11:00 – 11:30 GMT Jan Bergerhoff Managing Director, Candidate-Select How an accurate assessment of higher education …

Jim Matthewman Post-Covid Strategy People Analytics

Strategic Presentation Intermediate Monday 19 April 09:00 – 09:45 GMT Jim Matthewman CEO, talentspringboard As organisations reset their Corporate and People Strategies …

Jamie Nevshehir Lynette Carlson NBCUniversal People Analytics Decentralised Operating Model

Tactical Presentation Universal Wednesday 21 April 17:00 – 17:45 GMT Jamie Nevshehir & Lynette Carlson Director & Senior Manager People Analytics NBCUniversal …

Renil Kumar Wipro Hyperpersonalising Employee Experience

Hyperpersonalising the Employee Experience

Tactical track Presentation Universal Tuesday 20 April 09:00 – 09:45 GMT Renil Kumar VP and Head of HR – Health BU, Wipro …