London - 23 May 2019

Top Employers UK HR Conference 2019

The way organisations manage talent in a changing world is crucial to their successful transformation. Find out what leading employers are doing to attract, engage and develop talent by joining us for the Top Employers HR Conference 2019 at the London School of Economics on 23rd May. Connect with senior HR professionals, discover the latest trends from the Top Employers Institute's exclusive and comprehensive research and feel inspired by our excellent speakers, including our fantastic keynote Arnaud Vaissié, co-founder chairman and CEO of International SOS.

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8.30 – 9.00 Registration and breakfast

9.00 – 9.30 Phil Sproston, Country Manager UK & Ireland for Top Employers Institute – ‘Welcome and HR Trends 2019’

9.30 – 10.00 Viv McSweeney, Head of Employee Experience for Harrods – ‘Purpose, Brand and Values – Joining the Dots’

10.00 – 10.30 Suzanne Hughes, Chief HR Operating Officer for Santander UK – ‘Transforming Culture through Disruption and Change’  

10.30 – 11.00 Jo Kelly, Head of HR Delivery & Reward for Kuehne + Nagel Ltd – ‘Moving Talent to the Next Level’  

11.00 – 11.30 Coffee Break

11.30 – 12.15 Panel: 'Leadership Tomorrow: Getting current and future leaders ready for an uncertain future' featuring Mandy Ferries, HR Director at FirstPort, Ramkumar Chandrasekaran, HR Director UK&I at TCS, and Adrian Seligman, Chief Commercial Officer at Top Employers Institute. 

12.15 – 13.00 Keynote Speaker: Arnaud Vaissié, co-founder chairman and CEO of International SOS a pioneering medical and security services company that operates in 92 countries. Arnaud will be closing the conference with a session on ‘Leading a diverse transnational workforce in order to deliver sustained business growth’.

13.00 – 14.00 Lunch and Networking


Sheikh Zayed Theatre
New Academic Building (NAB)
London School of Economics
54 Lincoln's Inn Fields


Please register for the Top Employers HR Conference 2019 using the form to the right. Deadline for registration is 19th May 2019. The event is free to attend. 

About Top Employers Institute

Established more than 25 years ago, the Top Employers Institute has certified over 1 500 organisations in 118 countries/regions. The Top Employers Institute is the global authority on recognising excellence in people practices. A certification programme that enables organisations to assess and improve the workplace environment.