Keynote address: Greg Tomb, Amy Wilson, Adaire Fox-Martin, Astrid Fontaine, Kai Wehmeyer
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 – 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Start SuccessConnect with purpose! Join SAP SuccessFactors President, Greg Tomb, Head of Product, Amy Wilson and Member of the Executive Board at SAP SE, Adaire Fox-Martin, for a keynote packed with passion and innovation. Get ready to experience the future of work. Learn how virtual reality, machine learning, and chatbots transform the workplace experience – helping people feel more connected, inspired, and purpose-driven than ever before. We’ll show you what’s new, what’s coming – and why you need to get ready now. Joining us on this exciting journey will be our special customer speakers Astrid Fontaine, Member of the Board at Bentley Motors Ltd and Dr. Kai Wehmeyer, Senior Vice President Corporate HR Strategy & Systems, Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA.
Keynote address: Stephen Spears, Bruce Dickinson
Tuesday, June 19, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Commercial pilot, entrepreneur and lead singer of Iron Maiden – ask Bruce Dickinson what drives him and he’s likely to answer, “I love what I do.” There can be few entrepreneurs more qualified to talk about the impact of passion, creativity, and integrity on our lives and work. With more than 30 years in music, he’s also worked as a commercial pilot and is currently involved in a venture to manufacture hybrid air transport. He’s the founder and chairman of Cardiff Aviation, as well as brewmaster of a premium British beer. Take inspiration from his life and work – and the passions that drive him. Stephen Spears, SAP SuccessFactors Chief Revenue Officer, will be hosting this inspirational talk on doing business with purpose. Don’t miss it.
Keynote address: Stefan Ries, Laszlo Bock
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 – 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Laszlo Bock's New York Times bestselling Work Rules! synthesizes a decade of explosive growth at Google, the latest cutting-edge academic research and examples from the worlds of sports, art, nutrition, and business into 10 steps any organization can take to make work better. Join this keynote, hosted by SAP Chief of Human Resources, Stefan Ries, to understand how to build an unbeatable culture and hire better, why you should "pay unfairly", when to be frugal and when to be generous, and why your smallest actions can have the biggest impact. Taken together, Laszlo offers a roadmap to building an unbeatable organization. As John Doerr, managing director of the seminal venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers explained, "these principles are the handbook for high performance teams that win."
The Power Lunch: Robin Manherz, Ali Mahlodji
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 – 12:45 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. – (Limited seating – add to your agenda builder)
Join your fellow industry leaders to explore the importance of purpose and passion at "The Power Lunch – Leadership Strategies to Empower the Diverse Workforce of the Future". Don't miss this chance to join a lively discussion led by Robin Manherz, Chief Operating Officer of SAP SuccessFactors and the inspirational speaker Ali Mahlodji. Co-founder, chief visionary and chief storyteller of watchado.com, Ali Mahlodji has made it his mission to inspire people to find their true calling. Hear his vision for leading with purpose and discover how successful companies empower the diverse workforce of the future. Note that seating is limited!