21st Feb 2019

Renaissance Convention Center Hotel,
Powai, Mumbai

1 day

20+ Speakers

1000+ Delegates

Audience CEOs, Directors, CHROs & Senior HR Professionals

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About the event

At Great Place to Work®, we believe that any organization can be a great workplace and have enabled several transformations. Often, the starting point for most organizations is an inspired leader.

The conference is a part of our initiatives aimed at building a global community of leaders committed to building a High-Trust, High-Performance Culture™ at their organizations.

This platform is an opportunity for your organization to connect with and learn from the leaders across India Inc.

Great Place to Work ® Annual Conference 2019 Agenda

Topics & Speakers
9:20amWelcome AddressGreat Place to Work
Prasenjit Bhattacharya - Great Place to Work®
9:30amKeynote 1Creating a Great Place to Work FOR ALL
Tony Prophet - Salesforce
10:10amKeynote 2DNA For Future - Workplace Culture Re-defined by Unicorns
Haresh Chawla - True North Co.
11:10amTea & Networking
11:40amBreakout Phase 1Digitisation of Employee Experience
Harshvendra Soin - Tech Mahindra, India
Pradeep Kar - Founder, Chairman and Managing Director – Microland

Hiring for Culture Fit - How to hire from unconventional sources
Abhijit Bhaduri - Abhijit Bhaduri & Associates
Patu Keswani - Lemon Tree Hotels

Creating a Culture of Innovation - What it takes and why it matters
Mohit Malhotra - Godrej Properties
Rajiv Narang - Erehwon Consulting

Employee Wellness - Cost of not addressing it
Dr. Marcus Ranney - Thrive Global, India
Saptarshi Roy - NTPC
12:40pmLunch & Networking
2:00pmBreakout Phase 2Continuous Performance Appraisal
Chaitanya Sreenivas - IBM India
Dr. Prince Augustin - Mahindra & Mahindra

Impact of Unconscious Bias in making corporate decisions
Biju Dominic - FinalMile Consulting
Shraddhanjali Rao - SAP India

GPTW Research & Insights - Top 10 myths about a GPTW and 5 things which are counter-intuitive truths
Prof. Rick Smith - Singapore Management University
Prasenjit Bhattacharya - Great Place to Work®

On Demand Development - Moving Focus from Training to Continuous Learning
Anand Pillai - Leadership Matters
Dr. Sumit Mitra - TESCO Business Services
3:10PMTea & Networking
4:00PMKeynote 3Evolutionary Power of Mind Mapping
Tony Buzan - Inventor, Mind Mapping
4:40pmKeynote 4Managing Complexity at Work
Dr. Edward Rogers - Indian School of Business & NASA
5:30pmKeynote 5Women & Leadership – Fireside Chat with Dr. Marshall Goldsmith
Dr. Marshall Goldsmith - Author, Worlds Leading Leadership Thinker & Executive Coach
N Mahalakshmi - Outlook Business
6:10pmClosing RemarksGreat Place to Work
Prasenjit Bhattacharya - Great Place to Work®


Esteemed Speakers of Annual Conference 2019

  • Dr. Marshall GoldsmithAuthor Worlds Leading Leadership Thinker & Executive Coach
  • Tony BuzanInventor Mind Mapping, Author, Global Speaker, Tony Buzan International Ltd.
  • Tony ProphetChief Equality Officer Salesforce
  • Prof. Rick SmithProfessor and Deputy Dean Lee Kong Chian School of Business, SMU
  • Dr. Edward RogersGlobal Visiting faculty member The Indian School of Business Hyderabad & Mohali
  • Dr. Marcus RanneyGM Thrive Global, India
  • Rajiv NarangFounder & MD, Erehwon Consulting
  • Abhijit BhaduriAuthor, Founder Abhijit Bhaduri & Associates
  • Shraddhanjali RaoVice President (HR), SAP India
  • Anand PillaiManaging Director Leadership Matters
  • Dr. Prince AugustinEVP, Group Human Capital Mahindra & Mahindra
  • Biju DominicCEO & Co-founder FinalMile Consulting
  • Chaitanya SreenivasanVice President (HR) and HR Head IBM India / South Asia
  • Saptarshi RoyDirector (HR), NTPC National HRD Network
  • Haresh ChawlaPartner True North Co. and Former Group CEO, Viacom 18
  • Mohit MalhotraMD & CEO Godrej Properties
  • Harshvendra SoinChief People Officer Tech Mahindra, India
  • Pradeep KarFounder, Chairman and Managing Director Microland
  • Patu KeswaniChairman & MD Lemon Tree Hotels
  • Prasenjit BhattacharyaCEO Great Place to Work India
  • Dr. Sumit MitraCEO Tesco Global Business Services



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