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ASIA PACIFIC HRM CONGRESS 2016

1st - 2nd September, 2016 | Vivanta by Taj - M.G.Road, Bangalore

Theme: "Next Now..? Innovations in HR "

Speakers:
NANDKISHORE BADAMI, Chief Marketing Officer, CISCO Systems ( India ) Pvt. Ltd., CHIEF GUEST ( APHRM Awards )
ALISTAIR SCHOFIELD, Director, MyBrain International Limited
RAMAKRISHNA MOVVA, PhD, EXCUTIVE VP and HEAD, STRATEGIC HR & ORGANIZATION CAPABILITIES, EMIRATES NBD Bank, Dubai, UAE
MAHESWARI JAGAN, Director - HR, Schneider Electric India Pvt. Ltd.
HARIDAS UNNIKRISHNAN, General Manager & Head HR - TCS Research & Innovation (R&I), Tata Consultancy Services
PROFESSOR INDIRA PARIKH, President, Antardisha (Directions from Within)
SACHIDANAND RAMRAO KULKARNI, Vice President HR & Culture, Webonise Lab Pvt. Ltd.
SURAJ CHETTRI, Regional Director - Human Resources, Airbus Group India Pvt. Ltd.
RAJITA SINGH, Head - HR, Broadridge Financial Solutions (India) Pvt. Ltd.
SV NATHAN, Sr Director & Chief Talent Officer, Deloitte India
RAJESH TORANAGATTI, India HR Head and Senior Area Training Manager, Cypress Semiconductor Corp.
P. T. GEORGE, Senior General Manager & Head HR, V-Guard Industries Ltd.
S. V. KIRAN, Group Vice President for Human Resources, Sakra World Hospital, Bangalore
PRATIMA RAJEEV, GSDC India, HRBP HEAD, Huawei Technologies India Pvt. Ltd.
SANDEEP JAIN, Sr. Vice President – HR Consulting, LightBlue Ventures India Pvt. Ltd.
MURLEE DHAR SHYAMM, Vice President – Group HR, RJ Corp Healthcare Group
AJIT CHOUDHARY, AGM - HR,MBL Infrastructres Ltd.
WG CDR NARESH TANEJA (retd), Group President HR & Admin, IRB Infrastructure Developers Limited
PANKAJ SURI, Director - HR (India), Edelman India Pvt. Ltd.
PURUSHOTAM SAVLANI, SVP & Managing Director, First Advantage India
DR. ARUN ARORA, Chairman, Edvance Pre-schools Pvt. Ltd., Emeritus Chairman, World HRD Congress
MAKARAND DESHPANDE, Group President – Chief People Officer, Endurance Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
RANJITH K. P., Director – HR, Fortinet India
G. P. RAO, Founder & Managing Partner, Good People Relations( GPR HR Consulting LLP )
D. P. SINGH, Vice President & Head HR, IBM India / South Asia
AMIT GOYAL, Country Head- India, edX
IVY SALDANHA, Director - HR & Admin, Actuant India Pvt. Ltd.
DILIP K. SINHA, Group Head & Chief Human Resource Officer, PRISM CEMENT Ltd.
DR. M. S. BALAJI, Vice President & Head - HR, Professional Access , A Zensar Company

ASIA PACIFIC HRM CONGRESS 2015

11th - 12th September, 2015 | Vivanta by Taj - yeshwantpur, Bangalore

Theme: "BUILDING A SUSTAINABLE HR PRACTICE FOR ORGANISATIONAL DEVELOPMENT"

Speakers:
Navin Chugh, Managing Director ( India ), First Advantage
SV Nathan, Sr Director and Chief Talent Officer, Deloitte India
Dr. Saagarika Ghoshal , Director - HR, Metro Cash & Carry India
T. C. Sajit, Vice President & Head- Human Resources & Administration, Bangalore International Airport Ltd.
Micky Chopra, Vice President – Human Capital, Taction Software LLC
Barttanu Kumar Das, Head - HR, Blue Dart Express Ltd.
Ashish Patel, Managing Director & Founder Consultant, Euphoria Consulting
Salil Chinchore, Director – Human Resources, TE Connectivity India Pvt. Ltd.
Michelle Cordero-Garcia, HR Director (Philippines) and Regional Manager for L&D (East-Asia), SGS Gulf Limited
Ajit Iyer, Global Director – Talent Management, AbbVie Inc
Dr. Sanjay Muthal, Executive Director, RGF
Pratima Rajeev, HRBP HEAD –GSDC INDIA, Huawei Technologies Private Limited
Suraj Chettri, Regional Director - Human Resources, Airbus Group India Pvt. Ltd.
Ravendra Mishra, Head – Human Capital, Garware-Wall Ropes Ltd.
Veena Swarup, Director - HR, Engineers India Limited
Prof. Dr .Chandra Mauli Dwivedi, Director, N L Dalmia Institute of Management Studies and Research
Prashant Sharma, President – HR & Corporate Communications, Cadila Healthcare Ltd.
S. K. Dutt, President & Head - Corporate HR, Praj Industries Ltd.
Raamann Ahuja, Director - Human Resources ( India & Middle East), Thermo Fisher Scientific
Pratima Jagadeesh, GM & Head – Human Resources, First American (India) Private Limited

ASIA PACIFIC HRM CONGRESS 2014

11th - 12th September, 2014 | Vivanta by Taj, Bangalore

Theme: "BUILDING A GREAT PLACE TO WORK WITH POWERFUL RESULTS"

Speakers:
Dr. Arun Arora, Chairman - Edvance Pre-schools Pvt. Ltd & Emeritus Chairman - World HRD Congress
Anil Kumar, Executive Director - GCR, S P Jian School of Global Managemen
Ashok Venkatramani, Chief Executive Officer, ABP News
Topic: "Why people don't like HR"
Dr. Asit Mohapatra, Director HR - Textiles, RAYMOND
Topic: "Managing talent for results: a serious game for business managers that really works"
Aniruddha Khekale, Group Director - Human Resource, Emerson Process Management India
Topic: "Changing cultures within Organizations"
Barttanu Kumar Das, Head - HR, Blue Dart Express Limited
Topic: "Managing talent for results: a serious game for business managers that really works"
Prof. Christopher Abraham, Head - Dubai Campus & Sr. VP, S P Jain School of Global Management, Dubai Singapore Sydney Mumbai
Topic: "Building a Great Place to Work"
Prof. Chowdari Prasad, Dean - Public Releations & Chairman - Admissions, T. A. PAI Management Institute
Chandan Chattaraj, Executive Joint President – Global HR & Corporate Affairs, Uflex Ltd.
Topic: "Leadership Development – Creating Global Mindset"
Dr. Chandra Mauli Dwivedi, President & Global Head - HR & CSR, Datamatics Global Services Limited
Chandi Dharmaratne, Director – HR, Virtusa
Topic: "Millennials - Attract | Develop | Engage | Inspire"
Daniel Jacob, Deputy General Manager - HR, EC Group Datasoft Pvt. Ltd.
Topic: "MANAGING TALENT FOR RESULTS: A SERIOUS GAME FOR BUSINESS MANAGERS THAT REALLY WORKS"
Eomal Munasinha, Head - Learning & Development, Virtusa (Pvt) Ltd.
Topic: "DEVELOPING CREATIVE GLOBAL LEADERS – The Cinderella Principle"
Dr. G. M. Makhija, Doctor; Theta healing practitioner, (Theta healing Institute of Knowledge U.S.A.) & Life Coach
Topic: "An Inspiring Workplace"
Guo Xin, President & CEO, Career International
Topic: "Building the Strategic Talent Supply Chain"
Professor Indira Parikh, President, Foundation for Liberal And Management Education
Topic: "Developing Creative Global Leaders"
Kumara Galhenage, Recruitment Manager, Nestlé Lanka PLC
Topic: "Managing talent for results: a serious game for business managers that really works"
Dr Keshab Nandy, Director - HR Legal, IT, Industrial Relations, Vigilance & Safety, Tilaknagar Industries Ltd.
Topic: "Return on Hire - Challenging HR Dynamics of the Day"
Kedar Vashi, Associate VP & Head - L&D, Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages Pvt. Ltd.
Topic: "Learning that Last - Designing Sustainable Learning Programs"
Kaushik Sen Gupta, Head - HR, HARI MACHINES LTD.
Topic: "Real Change Leadership (RCL) - The Organisation's perspective"
Pooja Shahani, Senior Manager - India, Community Business Limited
Topic: "Creating an enabling environment for a productive and innovative workforce in India"
Dr. Y. V. Verma, Founder Mentor, Inspium Solutions Pvt. Ltd. and Maxell Learnings
Topic: "Manage Talent for Results : A serious game for Business Managers that really works"
Pradipta Banerjee, Vice President - Human Resources, CGI
Capt.Partha Samai, Group Head - HR, AGS Transact Technologies Ltd.
Raja Radhakrishnan, Sr. VP - HR ( India ), ABB India Limited
Topic: "Developing Creative Global Leaders"
Saurabh Nigam, Vice President - HR, Snapdeal.com
Topic: "Talent Management Strategies for Millenials"
V. Kumar, Regional Manager- South, Canon India
Topic: "Canon Business Services- Helping Deliver Business Success"
Poornima S P, Director - HR, Tejas Networks Ltd.
Mridula Sankhyayan, Vice President - Human Capital Management (Talent Functions), Goldman Sachs Services Pvt. Ltd.
Topic: "Creating Creative Global Leaders"
Vijayant Jolly, Head - HR Business Partner & HR Operations, Karvy Stock Broking Limited
Sanjeev Sukumaran, Vice President - Strategy, Spire Technologies and Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Topic: "Tipping Point: HR as a core business function"
Veena Swarup, Director - Human Resource, Engineers India Limited
Topic: "Managing Talent for Results: The PSU Perspective"
Sadashib Padhee, Vice President HR, Kirloskar Pneumatic Co. Ltd.
Topic: "Being Human… really works.."
Dr. Sriharsha A. Achar, Chief People Officer & Chief Information Security Officer, Apollo Munich Health Insurance Company Limited
Topic: "Managing talent for results: a serious game for business managers that really works"
Ruth Singh, Head - HR, Emkay Global Financial Services Ltd.
Makarand Deshpande, President - Chief People Officer, Endurance Group
Topic: "Challenges in Managing Future Talent"
Rajiv Noronha, GM & Head - Organizational Effectiveness (BPS), Tata Consultancy Services
Vinod Bidwaik, Director - HR, DSM India Pvt Ltd (Engineering Plastics)
Topic: "DSM Leadership Model: Creating Leaders with creative and innovative mindset across the globe"
Wg Cdr Naresh Taneja (retd), President - HR & Admin., IRB Infrastructure Developers Limited
Topic: "Toxic Talent Trap"
Rajita Singh, Head - Human Resources, Broadridge Financial Solutions (India) Private Limited
Topic: "DEVELOPING CREATIVE GLOBAL LEADERS"
Paduma Subasinghe, Senior Vice President - Group Human Resources, Brown & Company PLC
Topic: "Building an integrated Talent management Process a Sri Lankan Experience"
Shvetal Vakil, Executive Director - HR, Setco Automotive Ltd.
Topic: "Transition from Promoter owned Promoter Managed to Promoter owned Professionally Managed - A case study of successful HR delivery"
Latika Kandpal Rao, Head - HR, West Pioneer Properties (India) Private Limited
Topic: "Managing Talent for Results"

ASIA PACIFIC HRM CONGRESS 2013

5th - 6th September, 2013 | Vivanta by Taj, Bangalore

Theme: "SUSTAINBILITY & GROWTH IN CHALLENGING TIME"

Speakers:
ALOK NIGAM, Senior VP & Group, CHRO BHARTIYA Group
AMAR DEEPIKA KASHYAP, President - Group HR, Ashok Piramal Group
ASHISH PATEL, Managing Director & Founder Consultant, euphoria Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
CHANDRA MAULI DWIVEDI, President & Global Head - HR & CSR, Datamatics Global Services Ltd.
CHUNDURU SRINIVAS, President - Corporate Strategy & HR, Piramal Corporate Services Ltd.
DAVID AVRIN, President, The Visibility Coach
DEEPAK BHARARA, Director - Corporate HR, Lanco Infratech Ltd.
DEEPAK SINGH, Assistant VP - HR, DHFL
DEVARAJAN R, Director - HR, GlobeOp Financial Services
HEMA PARIKH, Director - HR, Ajuba Solutions India Pvt. Ltd.
PROFESSOR INDIRA PARIKH, Founder President, Foundation for Liberal And Management Education
JACOB JACOB, Chief People Officer, Apollo Hospitals Enterprises Ltd.
KIRAN PRASAD NAIR, Head - Talent Development & Engagement, Bharti AXA General Insurance
MADAN TRIPATHY, VP - HR & BE,Rallis India Ltd.
MEENAKSHI DEVI, Chief Advisor
OLIVER C. REQUILMAN, Director for Special Projects, Philippine Society of Training and Development - Cebu
P. T. GEORGE, Sr. GM & Head HR, V-Guard Industries Ltd.
PARTHA SAMAI, Group Head HR, AGS Transact Technologies Ltd.
POORNIMA S P, Director - HR, Tejas Networks Ltd.
PRASHANT MEHTA, Relationship Leader - Talent Acquisition, METRO Accounting Centre of Excellence Pvt. Ltd.
PRASANTH NAIR, Global Head - HR, CIPLA
PRASOON TRIPATHI, VP - HR & Strategic Planning, RJ Corp
PUNITH SUVARNA, Head - Global Talent Selection, India., ADOBE
RAJEEV MISHRA, VP - HR, AMW Motors Ltd.
RAJITA SINGH, Head - HR, Broadridge Financial Solutions (India) Pvt. Ltd.
RASHEED M. A., VP - HR, Hartex Rubber Pvt. Ltd.
SAAGARIKA GHOSHAL, Director - HR, Metro AG
SANJAY MUTHAL, Managing Director, Nugrid Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
SAMPATKUMAR B ARATTI, VP - HR, Lapp India Pvt. Ltd.
DR. SANDIP GHOSE, DIRECTOR, NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF SECURITIES MARKETS
SASIKUMAR T, VP - HR, Ashok Leyland John Deere Construction Equipment Co. Pvt. Ltd.
SRINIVASU N., Deputy General Manager - HR, Shasun Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
SUNIL KODE, Head HR, Mather And Platt Pumps Ltd. (Part of WILO SE Germany)
SUBBA RAJU, Founder & Director, CrossBorders
SURAJ CHETTRI, Director - HR ( AIRBUS / EADS INDIA ), Airbus Engineering Centre India Pvt. Ltd.
Dr. T. V. RAO, Chairman, TVRLS
TOJO JOSE, Executive VP - HR, Blue Star Ltd.
Y. V. L. PANDIT, Managing Director, SHL India Pvt. Ltd.

ASIA PACIFIC HRM CONGRESS 2012

6th - 7th September, 2012 | Vivanta by Taj, Bangalore

Chairman : Dr. Y. V. Verma, Chief Operating Officer, LG Electronics India Pvt. Ltd.

Theme: "HR - BUILDING FUTURE LEADERS"

Speakers:
DR. ADIL MALIA, Group President – HR, Essar Group
ATUL SHARMA, President & Head – HR, Bajaj Electricals Ltd.
ASIF IQBAL CHOUDHURY, Director – HR, Grant Thornton Advisory Pvt. Ltd.
DR. C. M. DWIVEDI, President & Global Head - Corporate HRD & CSR, Datamatics Global Services Ltd.
DEODUTTA R KURANE, Group President – Human Capital Management, YES BANK
G. R. NIHAR, Head – Operations, Evviva Brands PLC, India
DR. GANESH NATARAJAN, Vice Chairman & CEO, Zensar Technologies
HARJEET KHANDUJA, Senior VP & Head – HR, Anthelio Healthcare Solutions Inc.
HARPREET DATTA, Executive Director & Chief People Officer, ABC Consultants Pvt Ltd.
PROFESSOR INDIRA PARIKH, Founder President, Foundation for Liberal And Management Education
JOSEY JOSEPH, VP & Head – HR, FINO India Ltd.
KAMAL KUMAR CHAND, Senior VP, Aryan HR Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
KAUSHIK GOPALAN, SR. DIRECTOR – HR ( GLOBAL REWARDS & MOBILITY LEADER) Symphony Teleca Corporation ( STC )
LATHA NAMBISAN, Senior VP – HR, Servion Global Solutions
LEENA NAIR, Executive Director - HR, Hindustan Unilever Ltd. - VP - HR, Unilever South Asia and Global Diversity & Inclusion Leader
NIDHI DAS, Country Manager - HR, Russia, CIS, Middle East, Africa, Mediterranean Countries & India, Autodesk India Pvt. Ltd.
PRASAD MENON, Director & Head – HR, McAfee Software (India) Pvt. Ltd.
RAHUL SINHA, VP - HR & Administration, InterGlobe Technolgies Pvt. Ltd.
RAJA SHANMUGAM, Co-Founder, President and Chief People Officer, Happiest Minds Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
RAJITA SINGH, Head – HR, Broadridge Financial Solutions (India) Pvt. Ltd.
Dr. RAZI AZMAT, Head – HR, Habib Bank Ltd.
RIMA GHOSE CHOWDHURY, VP & Head - Human Capital Management ,India, Quinnox Consultancy Services Ltd.
S. K. DUTT, Head - Group HR, ABG Shipyard Ltd.
S. V. NATHAN, Director - US India Talent, Deloitte Consulting India Pvt. Ltd.
DR. SAAGARIKA GHOSHAL, Chief People Officer - President HR, Reliance Big Entertainment, India
SANDYP BHATTACHARYA, VP & Global Head – HR, Comviva Technologies
Dr. SANJAY MUTHAL, Managing Director, NuGrid Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
Dr. SHAMBHAVI SHARMA, Director - HR APAC, Redknee India Tech. Pvt. Ltd.
SHOURYA K. CHAKRAVARTY, Sr. Vice President & Head – HR, Aptech Limited.
TIM WADE, Motivational Speaker, Tim Wade Motivation & Productivity
Y. V. L. PANDIT, Managing Director, SHL India Pvt. Ltd.
DR. Y. V. VERMA, Chief Operating Officer, LG Electronics India Pvt. Ltd.

ASIA PACIFIC HRM CONGRESS 2011

2nd - 3rd September, 2011 | Taj Residency, Bangalore

Chairman : Dr. Y. V. Verma, Chief Operating Officer, LG Electronics India Pvt. Ltd.

Theme: "CATCH THE WAVE OF NEW IDEAS"
Speakers:
Dr. G. M. Makhija, Doctor; Theta healing practitioner, (Theta healing Institute of Knowledge U.S.A.) & Life Coach
Topic: Activation of the Abundance Gene
Farid Ahmed, Managing Partner & Practice Head, Business Strategy & Human Capital Virtus Consultancy Services
Topic: HR's role in handling Disaster Situations
Anu Sarkar, Regional Lead Diversity (APAC), Talent & Development, Deutsche Bank AG
Topic: Success from many perspectives
Basem Al Attar, Managing Director, BetterTraining.net
Topic: Explosive People Development: How to get the fastest results and biggest return on your investment in training people.'
Dr. Adil Malia, Group President – HR, Essar Group
S. V. Nathan, Director – US India Talent, Deloitte Consulting India Pvt. Ltd.
Topic : In praise of the positive communication
Anouk De Blieck, GM - HR ( Asia Pacific, Europe and America ), ANZ Banking Group Ltd.
Topic : Inspirational Leadership : Unlocking Potential & Building a Customer-centric Organization
Rahul Phadke, Senior Manager & Head of Global HR Office and India HR Direct, Symantec Corporation, Pune
Topic: HR Transformation – Journey to Value
Nandita Gurjar, Senior VP & Group HR Head, Infosys
Topic: Future of Work and its impact on HR
Pratik Roy, Chief Learning Officer, Group HR, Aditya Birla Management Corpn. Pvt Ltd.
Topic: Top Team Effectiveness
Hari Thalapalli, Chief People Officer & Chief Marketing Officer, Mahindra Satyam
Topic: Innovation : The impetus to Rise
Rajita Singh, Head – HR, Broadridge Financial Solutions (India) Pvt. Ltd.
Topic: Positive Leadership
Ajay Bhatt, Regional HR – Director, Abbott India Ltd.
Topic: Building Excellence in Health care
Hema Pande, HR – Head, Nivea India Pvt. Ltd.
Topic: Positive Communications @NIVEA India
Prasad Joshi, VP – HR & ER, Unichem Laboratories Ltd.
Topic: Strategic HRM
Y. V. L. Pandit, Managing Director, SHL India Pvt. Ltd.
Topic: DNA of Positive Leadership
Subhamay Chatterjeee, GM - HR, Bajaj Corp Ltd.
Topic: Leadership in the context of Psychological Contract
Piyush Dutt, Chief HR Officer, TPG Wholesale Pvt. Ltd.
Topic: Building Excellence: Uncluttering the HR maze
Dr. Virendra Singh, ED – HR & Chief Pupil, RJ Corp /Devyani International Ltd. /Devyani Food Street Ltd.
Topic: Employee Connec
Peter Ernest, CEO (Chief Experience Orchestrator), Values Journey
Topic: Aligning Personal Values and Organisational Culture - new engagement approaches sweeping India and the Asia Pacific
Topic: An Engaging Experience to Explore Your Personal Values - first steps in the journey to positively impact your organisational culture
Arindam Nath, Consulting Partner, Planman HR Consulting & Advisory Services
Topic: Strategic HRM
Nina E. Woodard, President & Chief "N" Sights Officer, Nina E. Woodard & Associates, a division of NDPendence, Inc.
Topic: Waving Hello or Waving Good Bye to your Future
Dr. David Cohen, Partner and Senior Consultant, Strategic Action Group, Ltd.
Topic : The Critical Error For Behavioral Interviews: Why They Happen and The Easy Fixes
Rajeev Dubey, President (HR, After - Market & Corporate Services) & Member of the Group Management Board, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.
Topic: Unleashing the Human Potential
Professor Indira Parikh, President, Foundation for Liberal And Management Education (FLAME )
Avesh Jha, VP - Organization Development & Performance Management, Hinduja Global Solutions Ltd.
Topic: Making a Positive Difference through Learning & Development
Jacob Jacob, Chief People Officer, Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Ltd.
Topic : Leadership & the Changing Dynamics
Manu Narang, Director - HR, American Express India Pvt Ltd.
Topic: Diversity at workplace" as a key driver to innovation
Rishi Rana, General Manager - India & APAC, SumTotal Systems Inc.
Topic: Achieving Business Excellence via Human Capital Management
Kranti Munje, Sr. VP – HR & Org. Development, Medusind Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Topic: Enabling Growth through Global Resources
Gaurav Mehra, MD, Saba Software India Pvt. Ltd.
Topic: Transformation at Work
Sanjay Muthal, Managing Director, NuGrid Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
Dr. C. M. Dwivedi, President & Global Head – Corporate HR, Datamatics Global Services Ltd.
Ashish Patel, Organizational Development Consultant, Euphoria Consulting
Ester Martinez, Founder, People Matters
Samir Parikh, MD & CEO, Naman Integrated Management Services Pvt. Ltd.

ASIA PACIFIC HRM CONGRESS 2010    

3rd - 4th September, 2010, Taj Residency, Bangalore

Chairman : Bhaskar Chatterjee - Chairman World HRD Congress & Secretary to the Government of India, Department of Public Enterprises, Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises

Theme: "Unleashing Positivity in the Workplace"

Speakers:
Arindam Nath, Consulting Partner, Planman HR Pvt. Ltd.
Shikkha Gupta, Director, Ideas Management Consultants
Amit Gilboa, Facilitator, Human Rhythms
Bryan Lucas, Facilitator, Human Rhythms
Miranda Ash, Global Director, WorldBlu, Inc.
Wilfred Wong Kam-Pui, Immediate Past President, Hong Kong Institute of HRM
Judhajit Das, Chief Human Resources, ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company Ltd.
Gyan Nagpal, Regional Head of Development (Asia Pacific), Deutsche Bank AG
Adil Malia, Group President – HR, Essar Group
Nandita Gurjar, Senior VP & Group HR Head, Infosys
Dr. David S. Cohen, President & CEO, Strategic Action Group, Ltd.
Dr. Y. V. Verma, Chief Operating Officer, LG Electronics India Pvt. Ltd.
S. V. Nathan, Director – US India Talent, Deloitte Consulting India Pvt. Ltd.
Nita Kapoor, Executive Vice President – Marketing & Corporate Affairs, Godfrey Philips India
Prodipta Sen, VP – Marketing & Corporate Affairs, Alpha G:Corp Development
Ashok Venkatramani, CEO, MCCS (India) Pvt. Ltd. (Star News)
D. Ravi Kumar, MD, Acropetal Technologies Ltd.
Amar Bhat, Director – Business Excellence & Sustainability, SKF India Ltd.
Hanuman Tripathi, Group Managing Director, Infrasoft Technologies Ltd.
Dr. Bhaskar Das, Executive President, Bennett Coleman and Company Ltd.
B. C. Tripathi, Chairman & Managing Director, GAIL (India) Ltd.
S. Hajara, Chairman & Managing Director, Shipping Corporation of India Ltd.
Dr. Santrupt B Misra, CEO, Carbon Black Business & Director, Group H.R., Aditya Birla Management Corporation Pvt. Ltd.
Leena Nair, Executive Director – HR & VP - HR (South Asia), Hindustan Unilever Ltd.
Dr. Mukesh Aghi, CEO – India, Steria India Ltd.
Shubhendu Ghosh, Principal GM, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd.
P. Sreenivasan, Chief Manager – HR, Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd.
Saugata Mitra, Chief People Officer & Group Head – HR, Mother Dairy Fruit & Vegetable Pvt. Ltd.
Dr. C. M. Dwivedi, President & Global Head – Corporate HR, Datamatics Global Services Ltd.
Pramod Sadarjoshi, ED & Group Head – HR, IDBI Bank Ltd.
Neelmani Singh, Regional Head - L & TD, India & South Asia, HR, Standard Chartered Bank
Sanjay Muthal, Managing Director, NuGrid Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
Y. V. L. Pandit, Managing Director, SHL India Pvt. Ltd.
S. K. Dutt, Head – Group HR, ABG Shipyard Ltd.
Ashish Patel, OD Consultant, Euphoria Consulting
Abhijeet Pandit, Vice President (Operations), NISSAN

ASIA PACIFIC HRM CONGRESS 2009

18th - 19th September, 2009 | Taj Pride Hotel, Bangalore

Chairman : Arun Arora, Chairman, Edvance Learning Pvt. Ltd.

Co-Chairman : Harish Mehta, Chairman, Onward Technologies Ltd.

Theme: "Developing strategic capabilities to evolve with the shifting business landscape"

Speakers:
Adil Malia, Group President – HR, Essar Group
Anupam Pahuja, MD (India), SumTotal Systems Inc.
V. Ramachandran, Senior Director – HR Indian Sub Continent & Regional Lead, HR Governance, Employee & Labor Relations, Asia, Motorola India Pvt. Ltd.
Michel Gagne, CEO, Coaching & Training Asia
Sudhir Goyal, Executive Deputy President – HR, United Breweries (Holdings) Ltd.
Sachin Joglekar, Senior VP – HR, ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company Ltd.
Sunil Srivastava, Executive Director - HR, Xerox India Pvt. Ltd.
Saagarika Rai, Chief People Officer, Reliance Big Entertainment Pvt. Ltd.
Richard Mosley, Managing Director - People in Business
Prof. Indira Parikh, President, Foundation for Liberal And Management Education (FLAME)
Dr. C M Dwivedi, President & Global Head – Corporate HR, Datamatics Global Services Ltd.
Rishi Rana, VP Services, SumTotal Systems Inc.
Vincy Ng, Director – HR (APAC), Brady Corp Asia Pte Ltd.
Jonas Ang, VP – HR (APAC), Kelly Services
S. K. Dutt, Head – Group HR, ABG Shipyard Ltd.
Suresh Thiru, COO, JobStreet Sdn Bhd
Sucharita Palepu, VP Talent Management – HR, Mahindra Satyam
Raj Gupta, Head – HR, Xchanging Technology Services India
Sanjay Muthal, Managing Director, NuGrid Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
Aquil Busrai, Executive Director – HR, IBM India Ltd.
Kaushik Ray, Senior Director – HRD, Dr. Reddys Laboratories Ltd.
V. C. Agrawal, Director – HR, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.
Shantanu Banerjee, Director – HR & Global Program Director, Steria India Ltd.
Sudheesh Venkatesh, Head HR, TESCO
Simha, HNLN, Vice President - SEC, Larsen & Toubro Ltd.
Sreekumar B., Director – HR, Yahoo! Software Development India Pvt. Ltd.
V. Vizia Saradhi, Director – HR, Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd.

THE DELHI EVENT - ASIA PACIFIC HR CONGRESS 2008

22nd - 23rd August, 2008 | The Oberoi, New Delhi

Chairman : Arun Arora, President, Bennett, Coleman and Co Ltd

Theme: "Employer Branding/Talent Management – Perspective & Challenges"

Key Note Address : PBrett Minchington – Managing Director, Collective Learning Australia & Co-founding Partner, Employer Brand Institute Dr. Marshall Goldsmith

Speakers:
Madan Padaki, Co-founder & CEO, MeritTrac Services Pvt. Ltd.
Jonas Ang–Sr. Director HR, Kelly Services
Adil Malia, Group President HR, Essar Group
Prabir Jha, Senior VP – HR, Dr. Reddys Laboratories Ltd.
Prince Augustin, Sr. VP – Human Capital (Automotive Sector), Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.
Nick Hutton – CEO, Universitas 21 Global
S. Y. Siddiqui, Managing Executive Officer & Admin. (HR; Finance & IT), Maruti Suzuki India Ltd.
Joji Gill, Group Director – HR, Microsoft Corporation (India) Pvt. Ltd.
Dr. Y. V. Verma, Director – HR & MS, LG Electronics India Pvt. Ltd.
Sudhakar Rao, Director– Value Engineering, Industries & Solutions, SAP India Pvt. Ltd.
Roopa Sheshdari, Manager – Talent Management, HDFC Bank Ltd.
Aparajit Chatterjee, Vertical Head – Whole Sales, HDFC Bank Ltd.
Puneet Jetli, VP & Head – People Function, MindTree Ltd.
Zafar Aziz Osmani, Sr. EVP & Chief Executive HR & OD, MEMC, Habib Bank Ltd.
Nina E. Woodard, SPHR/ GPHR, Executive Director – SHRM
Abhijit Bhaduri, Director–HR(SMSG)- Microsoft Corporation (India) Pvt. Ltd.

ASIA PACIFIC HR CONGRESS 2008

12th - 14th February, 2008 | Taj Lands End (Bandra), Mumbai

Chairman : Arun Arora, President, Bennett, Coleman and Co Ltd

Theme: "Employer Branding/Talent Management – Perspective & Challenges"

Key Note Address : Curt W. Coffman, Workplace Consultant & Co–Author of "First, Break All The Rules: What the World's Greatest Managers Do Differently".

Speakers:
Harish Mehta, Chairman, Onward Technologies Ltd.
Prof. Roger Kaufman, Ph.D., CPT, Professor Emeritus - Florida State University & Distinguished Research Professor - Sonora Institute of Technology (Mexico) & Director - Roger Kaufman & Associates
Prof. P.V. Ramana, Chairman- ITM Group & Chancellor - ITM University
Amit Gilboa, Human Rhythms
Dr. Naresh Malhan, MD, Manpower Services India Pvt. Ltd.
Dr. David Weiss, President & CEO, Weiss International Ltd.
Tom Maddison, VP – HR (Developing Markets & Corporate Operations), XEROX
Stephen Haines, Founder & CEO, Haines Center For Strategic Management, USA
Rajeev Dubey, President (HR & Services) & Member of the Group Management Board, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.
Yandong Xu, Senior VP & Head of Asia Pacific Operations, Change International Ltd.
Marie-France Van Vooren, HR – Director Geographies & Functions, Dow Corning
Frank Mulligan, Host of HR, China Director, Accetis International
Sudhir Mysore, Solution Architect - Human Capital Management, SAP India Pvt. Ltd.
Sanjay Muthal, President – HR, Nicholas Piramal India Ltd.
Bob Pike CSP, CPAE - Speakers Hall of Fame & Chairman/CEO - The Bob Pike Group & Founder/Editor - The Creative Training Techniques newsletter & Chairman of the Executive
Board - Center for FaithWalk Leadership
Sudheer Koneru, MD – India, SumTotal Systems, Inc.
Uday Kulkarni, Senior VP & Head, Aptech Ltd.
Dr. Prasanth Nair, Head – HR, Thomas Cook (India) Ltd.
Prabir Jha, Senior VP & Global Chief of HR, Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd.
Dr. Prasad Medury, Partner, Amrop International
S K Palekar, Sr. VP – Marketing, Eureka Forbes
Ravi Venkatraman, Director, Xerox Global Services
Sanjay Silas, Managing Director, Axis Sales
K U Rao, Chief Executive, Diligent Media Corporation Ltd.
CHAIRMAN: P. R. Joshi, President, Group HR & Corp. Comm., Cadila Health Care Ltd.
Frederick A. Miller, CEO & Lead Client Strategist, The Kaleel Jamison Consulting Group, Inc.
Dr. Prasad Medury, Partner, Amrop International
Judith H. Katz, Executive VP & Client Brand Lead, The Kaleel Jamison Consulting Group, Inc.
Levent Arabaci, VP - Global HR Shared Services, Hitachi Data Systems
S K Dutt, Head – HR (Talent Management & Employer Branding), Heavy Engineering Division, Larsen & Toubro Ltd.
Carlos K. Aguilar, JR. "Pido", Founder, Abundance
Niharika Davar, Director – HR, DHL Lemuir Logistics Pvt. Ltd.
Narayan B. Gad, Chief Executive – Formulations, Panacea Biotec Ltd.
Ashish Patel, Sr. VP – HR, Radhakrishna Foodland Pvt. Ltd.
Sanjay Muthal, President – HR, Nicholas Piramal India Ltd.
Dr. Charles C. Manz, Nirenberg Chaired Professor of Leadership, Isenberg School of Management
Niharika Davar, Director – HR, DHL Lemuir Logistics Pvt. Ltd.
Dr. Craig L. Pearce, Associate Professor of Management, Peter F. Drucker & Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management, Claremont Graduate University & President - CLP Associates
Deependra Chumble, Global Head – HR, Hexaware Technologies Ltd.
Anand Pillai, Sr. VP & Global Head – Talent Transformation & Intrapreneurship Development, HCL Technologies Ltd.
Anjani Kumar, Senior VP & Head – HR, IT & Technical Operations, Sony Entertainment Network, India
Nandita Gurjar, VP & Global Head – HR, Infosys Group of Companies
Nina E. Woodard, Executive Director, Strategic Human Resource Management Pvt. Ltd.
Koko Nakahara, CEO & President, Instructional Design, Inc.
Alfredo Castro, President - MOT International Programs & President – Brazilian ASTD Global Network Board
Bhawana Mishra, Business Director, SHL India Pvt. Ltd.
Raja Sekhar Reddy, Director & COO, Global InnovSource Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Dr. Pramod Khera, CEO & MD, Aptech Ltd.
Dr. Mukesh Aghi, CEO, Xansa India Ltd.
Ivy Mukherjee, Regional Head (South) – Human Capital Group Watson Wyatt Worldwide
Anurag Batra, Editor-in-chief and Publisher, exchange4media Group
Ashish Dehade, Managing Director (West Asia), First Advantage Pvt. Ltd.
Pradeep Kar, Founder, Chairman & Managing Director, Microland Ltd.

ASIA PACIFIC HRM CONGRESS 2007

1st - 3rd February - 2007 | Taj Lands End, Bandra, Mumbai-50

Chairman : Arun Arora, President, Bennett, Coleman and Co Ltd & CEO, The Economic Times

Theme: "The HR Professional as a Business Manager in the New Millennium"

Key Note Address : Prof. Dave Ulrich, Founder - Result Based Leadership, Professor, University of Michigan School of Business Administration

Speakers:
Dr. Stephen Lundin, Founder, The Fish! Philosophy
Soumen Basu, Executive Chairman, Manpower Services India Pvt. Ltd.
Alan Parker, Managing Director, Hewitt Asia Leadership Center
Kenneth Kwek, Managing Director – Asia Pacific, Cartus Corporation
D Harish, Vice President – HR, Hindustan Lever Ltd
Peter Cheese, MD (Human Performance Service Line), Accenture (UK) Ltd
S K Dutt, Head – HR (Employer Branding and Talent Management) Heavy Engineering Division, Larsen & Toubro Ltd
Diaa Mohamed, Regional HR Director – Middle East & Africa, Motorola Middle East
Radhakrishnan B Menon, Director HR, Cadbury India Ltd.
Kristen Weirick, Senior Manager Talent Acquisition, Whirlpool Corporation
Regina M. Miller, CEO and Founder, The Seventh Suite
Sandip Ghose, CGM – HRD, Reserve Bank of India
Ahmed Ali Al Sirkal, Senior Vice President and Group Head of Human Resources, Dubai Islamic Bank
Rajesh Padmanabhan, Executive Vice President – HR and OCLD, The Oberoi Group
Zafar Aziz Osmani, Sr. EVP and Chief Exec – HR & OD, Habib Bank Ltd.
Mark Smith, Head – Retail HR, Nedbank Limited
Mandeep Maitra, Country Head – Human Resources, HDFC Bank Limited
Atanu Bhattacharya, General Manager – HR, Xerox India Ltd
Sanjay Muthal, President –HR, Nicholas Piramal India Ltd
Prem Kamath, Consultant – Leadership and Organisational Transformation
Ethel M Odilao, Director – HR, Fluor Mideast Limited
Talat Naseer, Head of Human Resource & OD Glaxo SmithKline Pakistan Limited
Michael O'Hare, Vice President, Human Resources (China Beverages), PepsiCo International
Rajesh G.Khatri, Chief Manufacturing Manager, Heavy Engineering Division, Larsen & Toubro Ltd
Partha Banerjee, Senior VP – Manufacturing Engineering & Component Development, (Farm Equipment Sector), Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd
Harish Mehta, Chairman, Onward Technologies Ltd
T G C Prasad, Director – Organisation, Strategy and Design (Asia Pac/ China), Lucent Technologies (I) Pvt Ltd
T. Hari, Vice President – HRD, Satyam Computers Services Ltd.
Aquil Busrai, Executive Director Human Resources, IBM India Limited
Nithyanand Dayalan, Head – Recruitment, SAP Labs India
H N L N Simha, VP, Strategic Electronic Centre, Larsen & Toubro Ltd
Dr. Mukesh Aghi, Chief Executive Officer, Universitas 21Global
Rana Kapoor, Managing Director and CEO, YES BANK Limited
Aditya Puri, Managing Director, HDFC Bank Limited
Rajan Srikanth, President – Asia, Mercer Human Resource Consulting
Cynthia Lee, Director, HR, Sentosa Leisure Group
Hon Minister Mr Jigmi Y Thinley, Minister for Home and Cultural Affairs, Royal Government of Bhutan
Richard Mosley, Managing Director, People in Business
Michael Bungay Stanier, Box of Crayons
Stuart Harris, TeamBuilding Asia
Pia Muggerud, TeamBuilding Asia
Dr. Madan Kataria, Founder, Dr Kataria's School of laughter yoga
Luechai Wongsirasawad, Vice President - HR & Business Service Division, PTT Exploration & Production Public Co Ltd
Alida (Lia) Belilos Wessels , HR Director Shell China , Shell China Limited
Dr. Parag Diwan, Vice-Chancellor, Indian School of Petroleum
Saagarika Rai, Chief Human Resource Officer, Bharti Airtel Limited
Anthony Twigger, Executive Director, International Federation of Training & Development Organizations Ltd
Dr. Lulwa Al-Mutlaq, Chief Executive, Golden Trust Business Consultancy
Shawqi Sajwani, Group Director, Business Excellence, Dubai Holdings
Jiro Atsuta, President, Forum Japan Co., Ltd
Dr. C M Dwivedi, Group Head and Senior Vice President – HR, Financial Technologies
Rajeev Dubey, President – Human Resources and Member of the Group Management Board, Mahindra & Mahindra Limited
Paul Keijzer, Human Resources Director, Unilever Pakistan Ltd
Navroz Surani, Director - Human Resources, Aga Khan University
Paul Keursten, Partner, Kessels & Smit, The Learning Company
Pierre-Yves Poulain, Executive Director, ANDCP
Dr. A Gururaj, Director and GM – India Operations, Flextronics Technologies India Ltd
Jyotirmoy Bose, Director – HR, Times of India
Vicente Picarelli Filho, Partner, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Consulting - Human Capital
Udai Upendra, VP – Global HR, Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd.
Lavleen Raheja, Co-Chairman and CEO , Franklin Covey South Asia
Dr. Vidula Bal, Global Manager , Leadership Development Program, Center for Creative Leadership

ASIA PACIFIC HRM CONGRESS 2004


Presents
ASIA PACIFIC HR CONGRESS

22nd - 25th January - 2004 | Nehru Centre, Worli, Mumbai

Chairman : Ashoke Maitra, Director HR, The Times Of India.

Chairman : Jagdeep Khandpur, Director HR, Bharti Enterprises

Theme: "HR Perspectives and Predictions - The Future"

Special Invitees:
Joel Farnworth, Head HR, HSBC
Ellie Boughton, Regional Product Director Asia Pacific, SHL Group
Ivan Semenoff, President, Sodexho Pass
Speakers:
Rahul Singh, CEO, E-Serve International
Prakash Rastogi, Managing Director, Clariant India
K. M. Bhattacharya, MR & CEO, Bank of Rajasthan
Ranga Iyer, Managing Director, Wyeth Limited
Anilesh Seth, President & CEO, LG Soft India
Dr. N. Srimati, Director HR, Action Aid India
Anjali Saxena, Head HR, Bax Global Ltd.
Niharika Davar, VP-HR, Bharat Shell
Anuradhs Purbey, Head Human Resources, Aviva Life Insurance Co. India
Lancelot Cutinha, Director HR, JW Mariott Hotel
Vikas Shirodkar, VP-HR, Johnson & Johnson
Raman Madhok, Jt. MD, Jindal iron & Steel
T. Hari, VP-HR, Satyam Computer Services
Radhskrishnan Menon, Director HR, Cadbury India
Shubhro Mitra, Chief HR, Prudential ICICI Life Insurance Co. Ltd.
Saugata Mitra, Assistant GM & Head-HR, Sony India
Sridhar Krishnamurthy, Chief HR Officer, SSI Worldwide
A. K. Khandelwal, Executive Director, Bank Of Baroda
Ranu Gupta, Director HR, Metlife India Life Insurance
A. P. Singh, VP-HR, Indian Petrochemicals Corporate Limited
M. S. Krishnamoorthy, Executive VP, L&T Limited
Arun Kumar, President & MD, Hughes Software System
Austen Field, Business Development Consultant, Caliper UK
Dr. A.V. Subbarao, Professor of HR, University of Ottawa
Ravi Saxena, MD, Sodexho Pass
K. K. Maheshwari, Group Executive President, Aditya Birla Group
Sanjay Sachdev, CEO, Principal Asset Management Co. Ltd.