Leela Ambience, Gurugram, India | 1-2 August 2019
David spoke for the first time in India at Tech HR, which is organised by People Matters is Asia’s largest HR and Work Tech Conference.
David delivered the opening conference keynote on Day 1 on Driving Business & Employee Value with People Analytics (see write-up here). He also moderated a panel on Engagement Reimagined (see write-up here), ran a Masterclass for CHROs on Ways to Drive More Value With People Analytics. Finally, David also delivered a Workshop for 60 people based on the Nine Dimensions for Excellence in People Analytics model.
London | 10-12 June 2019
David interviewed Leena Nair, CHRO of Unilever, on the Future of Work stage on how Unilever has embedded AI and Analytics throughout the employee lifecycle.
Read: HR needs more swagger says Unilever CHRO and The more digitised we are, the more human we become - two write-ups of Leena’s and my discussion
Copenhagen | 21 May 2019
David delivered the opening keynote at the inaugural HRtechX in Copenhagen, which drew 900 delegates on 21 May. David also delivered a workshop on the Nine Dimensions for Excellence in People Analytics model to Nordic HR Executives during the day.
Las Vegas | 14-15 May 2019
David spoke at the third UNLEASH America show at the Aria Resort in Las Vegas on 14-15 May. He was the MC of the popular Smart Data breakout and he also delivered the closing speech of the track on How to create business impact with People Analytics.
London | 24-25 April 2019
DATA DRIVEN DIVERSITY & INCLUSION
New York | 2 April 2019
David hosted a breakfast event on the growth of data driven diversity and inclusion in New York. The event was co-organised by TrustSphere and Culture Amp and featured 50 invited guests.
Barcelona | 26-27 March 2019
David delivered the opening keynote How to create business impact with People Analytics, as well as being co-chair of the Leading with Talent Analytics stream as over 400 HR professionals joined the conference in Barcelona.
London | 19-20 March 2019
David spoke at the 6th Annual Spring UNLEASH Conference & Expo in London. His speech How to create more impact with People Analytics (see link for slides) drew a standing room only audience on day 2. David was also MC for the Influencers stage, which included speakers such as Josh Bersin, Katherine Jones, Jason Corsello, Mike Ettling and Thomas Otter.
Dubai | 24-25 February 2019
The inaugural SHRM HR Tech EMEA show took place in Dubai in February 2019, where David was the main conference chair. He also gave a keynote speech on How to Drive Business Value with ONA (see link for slides).
Read David’s article summarising the key takeaways from the conference: 10 insights from SHRM Tech EMEA
Birmingham | 5-6 February 2019
The HRD Summit 2019 welcomed over 1,000 attendees. David delivered a keynote speech on Accelerating Business Performance through People Analytics on Day 1, and co-delivered a CoLab on Day 2 on the Nine Dimensions for Excellence in People Analytics with Jonathan Ferrar.
Watch David’s interview with Emily Sexton-Brown, which focuses on the Nine Dimensions model and the latest trends in the people analytics space.
San Francisco | 31st Jan and 1st Feb 2019
The West Coast version of the popular PAFOW conference. David co-chaired the event along with Al Adamsen.
David also delivered the closing keynote summarising the main talking points from the conference and pointing the way forward for the field.
Speakers included Dawn Klinghoffer (Microsoft), Richard Rosenow (Facebook), David White (LinkedIn), Piyush Mathur (Johnson & Johnson) and Heather Whiteman (GE).