Global solution providers to illuminate HR Tech Festival Asia Online 2020

An exciting line-up of global solutions providers will share their insights and knowledge at the HR Tech Festival Asia Online 2020.
By: | September 17, 2020

An exciting line-up of global solution providers are set to light up the virtual stage at the HR Tech Festival Asia Online 2020 from September 29 to October 1.

These are unprecedented times that organisations and the workforce are going through. And there is no better time and stage for the HR industry in the region to come together to share their knowledge and experience.

Glean exclusive insights and discover what some of the top leaders in the region are doing to help navigate their organisations through these challenging and disruptive times.


Leading the line-up of sponsors is ADP. In their session “Navigating 2020: HR And Business Leaders Moving Through Transitional Waters” on September 29 (11am SGT), they will reflect on opportunities and challenges at a transitional point in the year, for leaders and their employees.

In their second session “The Secret Variable In The EX To CX Equation” on September 30, ADP will delve into the world of Employee and Customer Experience. Rahul Goyal, General Manager, India & Southeast Asia, and Srinivas Konidena, Vice President, Product Development, will share how to meet employees’ consumer-grade expectations and enhance your employee experience in this challenging time.

Cornerstone OnDemand

It’s all about agility in this new world of work. And during Cornerstone OnDemand’s session “Engage Your Workforce Today: Learning The Agile Way” on September 29 (12pm SGT), Olivier Pestel, Associate Vice President, Solution Consulting & Delivery Advisory, Asia Pacific & Japan, will explore how organisations can engage their workforce through learning agility.

And in their second session “Mind The ‘Skills’ Gap” on September 30 (11.30am SGT), Kartik Krishnamurthy, Managing Director, Asia, will discuss how employers can close the skills gap that has been created by accelerated digitalisation through the pandemic.


In this new normal, employers have to rethink their Talent Acquisition (TA) strategies. Pymetrics will delve into that during their session “What Is Talent Acquisition’s Value When Hiring Slows?” on September 30 (10.30am SGT).

Michelle Hancic, Global Head of Consulting Psychology, will share how TA teams can help their organisations to reskill and redeploy the right talent to the right place, at the right time – using technology that they are already familiar with from recruitment applications.


In this new era of work, organisational growth hinges on employees with the right behavioral and technical competencies. Skillsoft will explore more on that in their session “Learning For Today And The Future” on September 30 (10.30am SGT).

Benny Ramos, Solutions Principle, will discuss how to build a successful development program in the digital era, and why planning for new leadership and business mindsets now is so important.

SumTotal Systems

Talent Pipelines are changing. And degreed programs take too long to keep up with changing demands and technology.

Brent Colescott, Senior Director, Global Business Strategy & Transformation from SumTotal Systems, will look at how skills, not degrees are driving today’s workforce during their session “Skills, Not Degrees, Drive Today’s Workforce” on September 29 (11.30am SGT).

Grab for Business

The workplace will never be the same again post COVID-19. And employers have to rethink and redesign their workplaces to cater to the evolving and increasingly remote workforce.

Jimmy Sia, Head, Go to Market, Strategy & Operations, Grab For Business, will explore how organisations can engage their employees through their workplaces in the session “Enhancing Workplace Experience For Employees” on September 30 (11.30am SGT).

Workforce Singapore (WSG)

How can HR professionals create long-term value in their people strategy? During WSG’s session “WSG’s Talent Management And Development Programmeson October 1 (11.30am SGT), Guinevere Teong, Manager, Creative and Professional Services Division, will share solutions that can ensure sustainable workforce productivity transformation and mobility in the workplace.

Join us at the HR Tech Festival Asia Online 2020 from September 29 to October 1 for more in-depth discussions and exclusive insights from over 70 of the world’s leading HR thought-leaders as we navigate this new world of work together.

Year 2020 is an exceptional year and to show solidarity with the HR community, the organisers, HRM Asia are offering all HR professionals complimentary access to HR Tech Festival Asia Online this year. The road ahead in the new norm will be challenging. So, spread the word and let’s band together at HR Tech Festival Asia Online 2020.

As seats are limited, reserve your free access pass today, and visit the website for more information, the latest agenda, as well as updates on speakers and exhibitors.