HR Policy Global
In-Person Conference

European Networking Summit 2024


European Networking Summit 2024

In-Person Conference | June 19-21, 2024 | Sitges, Spain  

HR Policy Global's 2024 HR Policy Global Europe Networking Summit is in the Hotel Estela, Sitges, Barcelona, from Wednesday evening, June 19 to Friday lunchtime, June 21. We open with a welcome aperitif at 19h on Wednesday. On the Thursday night, we will have our gala dinner, along with a rock ‘n roll band. Should you have a partner with you, they are more than welcome to join the dinner.

Wednesday, June 19 2024 12:00 PM - Friday, June 21 2024 12:00 PM | Time Zone - Europe/Paris (GMT+02:00)
Hotel Estella, Sitges Spain 8 Av. del Port d'Aiguadolç,, Sitges, Barcelona, , 08870

On Thursday and Friday, we will have panel sessions on:

  • Proposed changes to the European Works Council Directive?
  • Employee Relations and employee engagement frameworks
  • AI, Work, and Ethics
  • From Corporate Campaigns to Due Diligence
  • The Global Labour Relations Environment:
  • The results of the European Parliament elections and to the US Elections

Each panel will feature both subject matter experts and member company colleagues charged with dealing with these issues. Robust discussion is guaranteed. 

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June 19 - Noon - 5PM CET

June 20 - 9AM - 5PM CET

June 21 - 9AM - 12PM CET

Hear from:

Adebisi Awodire

Global Senior Employee & Labour Relations Specialist, A.P. Moller - Maersk

Dan Baker

Industrial Relations and HR Compliance Lead, Accenture

Nadege Bonnet

Employees and Labor Relations Director, Amazon

Steven D'Haeseleer

Labour Relations Director, Google

The Honorable Wilma B. Liebman

Starbucks Board Nominee, Former Chair, National Labor Relations Board (1997-2011)

Lea Grubb Lønsted

Pay Equity Leader, Europe and UK, Mercer

Auret van Heerden

Founder and CEO, Equiception

David Hopper

Partner, Lewis Silkin LLP

Tara McCormick

Director, Employee and Industrial Relations, The Boeing Company

Niamh McNamara

Head Labor Relations, People Consultants and Transformation EMEA, Salesforce

John O’Brennan

Professor and Jean Monnet Chair of European Integration, Maynooth University

Dianna Owen

Vice President EMEA Employee Relations, HR Data Privacy & Security and Governance, Oracle

Ornella Patanè

Partner, Toffoletto De Luca (Ius member)

Oliver Patel

Enterprise AI Governance Lead, AstraZeneca

Lisa Salas

Director of Labor Relations, Europe, DXC Technology

Rebekah Smith

Workforce and social policy executive, Europe, IBM

Roberto Suárez Santos

Secretary-General, International Organisation of Employers (IOE)

Sabina Tommasi

Employment and Labor Legal - EMEA Labour Relations Director, Intel Corporation

Ralf Tuens

European Labor Relations Director/Syndikusrechtsanwalt, GE Power

Wenchao Dong

Senior Director and Leader, HR Policy Global, HR Policy Association

Henry D. Eickelberg

Chief Operating Officer, HR Policy Association

Tom Hayes

Director of European Union and Global Labor Affairs, HR Policy Association

Alan Wild

Senior Advisor, Global Employee Relations, HR Policy Association

Hotel Room Reservations:

Email Convenciones - Hotel Estela Sitges at [email protected] to secure your room booking. Please mention your attendance at this meeting in the email. 

If you need an alternative, Hotel Melia is only 5 mins away by walking.