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Monday 19 December 2016

08:25-09:25

09:25-09:35

09:35-09:50

Opening remarks from Peter Cheese

Speaker: Peter Cheese, CEO, CIPD

09:50-10:30

Flexibility bites back? What flexibility really means for workers, organisations and society

Speaker: Professor Jill Rubery, University of Manchester
Speaker: Siobhan Sheridan, Director of HR, NSPCC

10:30-10:50

10:50-12:00

Stream A: Employee well-being

Speaker: Dr. Duncan Brown, Institute for Employment Studies
Speaker: Valerie Hughes-D'Aeth, Director of HR, BBC
Speaker: Dr. Cristina Quinones, The Open University
Speaker: Professor Gail Kinman, University of Bedfordshire
Speaker: Dr. Almuth McDowell, Birkbeck University of London
Speaker: Dr. Kate Spiegalhalter, Institute for Employment Studies
Speaker: Catherine Rickard, Institute for Employment Studies

Stream B: Diversity and Inclusion

Speaker: Anne Cockayne, Nottingham Business School
Speaker: Dr. Daniel Wheatley, University of Birmingham
Speaker: Jasmin Kelland, Plymouth University
Speaker: Lara Warburton, Rolls-Royce UK
Speaker: Shakil Butt, Director of HR and OD, Islamic Relief
Speaker: Amanda Thompson, Nottingham Trent University

Stream C: Career Development

Speaker: Sheena Bevitt, University of Derby
Speaker: Melanie Steel, Interim People Change Director, Boots Opticians
Speaker: Dr. Wendy Hirsh, Institute for Employment Studies
Speaker: Louise Oldridge, De Montfort University
Speaker: Emma Pollard, Institute for Employment Studies

12:00-12:45

12:45-13:25

I-deals: Making idiosyncratic deals work for individuals, co-workers and organisations

Speaker: Professor Denise Rousseau, Carnegie Mellon University
Speaker: Siobhan Sheridan, Director of HR, NSPCC

13:30-15:00

Stream D: The HR profession

Speaker: Dr. Martin McCraken, Ulster University
Speaker: Melanie Steel, Interim People Change Director, Boots Opticians
Speaker: Cecilie Bingham, University of Westminster Business School
Speaker: Professor Janet Druker, University of Westminster Business School
Speaker: Jennifer Johnson, University of Liverpool
Speaker: Dr. Lisa Anderson, University of Liverpool
Speaker: Professor Mark Gilman, Birmingham City Business School
Speaker: Dr. Simon Raby, University of Kent
Speaker: Tony Wall, Ulster University
Speaker: Professor Ronan McIvor, Ulster University

Stream E: Learning and Development

Speaker: Dr. Valerie Anderson, University of Portsmouth
Speaker: Dr. Kate Black, Newcastle Business School
Speaker: Dr Russell Warhurst , Newcastle Business School
Speaker: Dr. Katherine Venter, University of Leicester
Speaker: Professor Irena Grugulis, University of Leeds
Speaker: Stella Martorana, CIPD
Speaker: Janet Wildman, NHS England
Speaker: Ian Iceton, Group HR Director, Network Rail

Stream F: Performance

Speaker: Eric Barends, Center for Evidence Based Management
Speaker: Dr. Mark Williams, University of Surrey
Speaker: Professor Ben Lupton, Manchester Metropolitan University
Speaker: Joanna Wilson, Manchester Metropolitan University
Speaker: Dr. Anastasia Kynighou, Manchester Metropolitan University
Speaker: Tina Kiefer , Warwick Business School, University of Warwick
Speaker: Professor Jean Hartley, The Open University
Speaker: Dr. Ben Hardy, SOAS, University of London
Speaker: Professor Rob Briner, School of Management, University of Bath
Speaker: Valerie Hughes-D'Aeth, Director of HR, BBC

15:00-15:20

15:20-16:30

Stream G: Employment contracts

Speaker: Dr. Heather Connolly, De Montfort University
Speaker: Richard Took, John Lewis Partnership
Speaker: Dr. Hong T.M Bui, University of Bath
Speaker: Professor Carol Atkinson, Manchester Metropolitan University Business School
Speaker: Brad Taylor, Head of People, CIPD

Stream H: Employee engagement

Speaker: Professor Andy Charlwood, Leeds University Business School
Speaker: Tina Kiefer , Warwick Business School, University of Warwick
Speaker: Professor Kim Hoque, Warwick Business School
Speaker: Yasin Rofcanin, Warwick Business School
Speaker: Dr. Jonathan Malpass, SOAS, University of London
Speaker: Dr. Tanya Alcock, SOAS, University of London
Speaker: Dr. Ben Hardy, SOAS, University of London
Speaker: Dr. Nick Jephson, Leeds University Business School
Speaker: Dr. Hugh Cook, Leeds University Business School
Speaker: Ian Iceton, Group HR Director, Network Rail

Stream I: Tensions in the HR role

Speaker: Professor Phil Almond, De Montfort University
Speaker: Professor Richard Saundry, Plymouth University
Speaker: Professor Geoffrey Wood, University of Essex
Speaker: Professor Pauline Dibben, University of Sheffield
Speaker: Professor Olga Tregaskis, University of East Anglia
Speaker: Stephen Moir, NHS England, Chief People Officer

16:35-17:15

21st Century HR: Designing HR for a horizontal world

Speaker: Professor Paul Sparrow, Lancaster University
Speaker: Laura Harrison, Director of People and Strategy, CIPD

17:15-17:35

17:40-19:30