The brunch series explores talent transformation challenges and opportunities, providing a platform for industry leaders to share insights on work-life balance, diversity, inclusion, and the impact of technology on workforce dynamics, fostering continuous growth for UAE professionals.
Communicate has announced an exciting partnership with Dubai Knowledge Park, launching a series of brunch sessions aimed at fostering intimate discussions among professionals in the marketing, advertising, creative, technology, and data sectors in the UAE. The inaugural session, titled 'HRing Room,' will take place on Wednesday, 29th November 2023.
The 'HRing Room' is set to kickstart with a deep dive into the crucial realm of talent transformation. This initiative reflects the commitment of Communicate and Dubai Knowledge Park – which alongside Dubai International Academic City makes up TECOM Group PJSC’s Education Cluster – to facilitate meaningful conversations around workplace culture, work-life balance, and other pertinent trends.
In an industry where innovation and creativity thrive, attracting, nurturing, and retaining top-tier talent is fundamental. As workplace dynamics evolve, understanding and adapting to the changing needs of professionals becomes paramount for sustained growth and competitiveness.
This brunch series aims to delve into the challenges and opportunities surrounding talent transformation, offering a platform for industry leaders to share insights and best practices. By addressing topics such as work-life balance, diversity and inclusion, and the impact of technology on workforce dynamics, 'HRing Room' aspires to contribute to the continuous growth and development of professionals in the UAE.
'HRing Room' – Brunch Session
Date: Wednesday, 29th November 2023
Time: 10 AM – 1 PM
Venue: Conference Center, Dubai Knowledge Park
The inaugural session will feature a keynote session focused on uncovering the role of leadership in learning, addressed by Ricarda Ruecker - Chief Talent Officer at MCN.
This will be followed by a panel discussion with Abdul-Rahman Risilia, Founder & CEO of ARC Talent; Lucie Blahova, Human Resources Manager at MEmob+; Bedriya Alsaeed, Employee Engagement Manager and DEI Lead at MBC Group; Sewar Azzouni, Head of Talent Transformation across Middle East & Turkey at Publicis Groupe, and Marlene Fernandes, HR Talent GoA Specialist at Boehringer Ingelheim. The discussion will delve into the role of mentoring and coaching, and the need for a learning culture in workplaces to attract and retain the best talent.
Arjun Aiyar, Trainer, Coach, and Director at StepUp Management Solutions will then host an interactive workshop to walk attendees through the various skills they need to equip themselves with to cultivate a growth mindset.
The event is open to professionals across all experience levels, offering a unique opportunity to connect, learn, and engage with industry leaders.
"In line with the vision of Dubai Economic Agenda (D33), nurturing local expertise must be prioritized to secure sustainable long-term economic growth,” said Ammar Al Malik, Executive Vice President of Commercial at TECOM Group, on behalf of Dubai Knowledge Park. “We are pleased to provide Dubai Knowledge Park’s community of higher education institutions, students, and professionals a unique opportunity to engage in dialogues and gain insights that can catalyze collaborative endeavors and contribute to our shared success."
Sahar Rafique, Managing Director of NordStella, expressed enthusiasm about the launch of the series, stating, "Talent transformation is the cornerstone of success in our industry. As the dynamics of work continue to evolve, it's imperative for professionals to stay ahead of the curve. 'HRing Room' provides a dedicated platform for discussing and understanding the nuances of talent transformation, and we believe this series will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of our industry."
Don't miss the opportunity to be part of this transformative conversation at the 'HRing Room' talent transformation brunch session. Join industry leaders on Wednesday, 29th November 2023, as they explore the trends, challenges, and innovations shaping the future of talent in the marketing, advertising, and communications industry.
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