Nordic HR Summit 2018 - Future of Work

24.05.2018 klo 08:30 - 17:00

Osoite: Venue: Scandic Simonkenttä, Simonkatu 9, 00100 Helsinki
Järjestäjä: Henrietta Oy

This event is fully booked and registration is closed

Nordic HR Summit
is an annual summit rotating between the Nordic countries and organized in collaboration with all the Nordic HR associations. 
The purpose of the Nordic HR Summit is to enable exchange of experience and knowledge across the borders and to support Nordic HR leaders in their efforts to handle cross-border challenges.

Nordic HR Summit 2018, this year organized in Helsinki on 24 of May, offers a unique arena for Nordic HR leaders to network among their peers and be inspired by the key note speakers. 
In 2017 in Oslo the summit gathered more than a hundred HR leaders from all the Nordic countries. 

Get to know the speakers 

Meet your Nordic colleagues now in Helsinki!

PROGRAM 8:30 - 17:00 
NETWORKING DINNER 19:00 - (please see the registration instructions)

8:30 Registration and morning coffee buffet
9:00 Opening words
9:10 How to take the best out of AI – HR on the driver´s seat
Terhi Mäkelä, Riikka Hyytiäinen, Accenture
10:00 Equity vs. Equality – how treating people differently can create equal work opportunities
Egbert Schram, Hofstede Insights
10:50 Megatrends and the futures of work
Mikko Dufva, Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra
11:30Nanohabits: We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.
Murray Dick, 15/30 Research
12:00 Networking Lunch
13:00 Designing the best workplaces in the world
Pekka Mattila, Aalto University Executive Education
13:30 Employment law lifecycle – Hot topics in employment law
Maisa Nikkola, Katarina Åhlberg, Søren Narv Pedersen, Jutta Nieminen, Bird&Bird
14:30 Taste Break Buffet

15:00 Digital HR and Digital Worker
Minna Snirvi, Solaforce, Jukka Virkkunen, DigitalWorkforce Services

15:30 Future of the Work and Digital Transformation in the Public sector – case Denmark
René Madsen, Miracle A/S & Ewa Tawaststjerna, Oracle

16:00 FightBack – second chance. Story that will change the way you think.
Pekka Hyysalo, FightBack
16:50 Closing remarks
17:00 Break
19:00 Networking Dinner (see registration instructions)

Please note that there is a preferred rate for HENRY members. If you or your organization is a member of Dansk HR, Flora, Sveriges HR Förening or HR Norge you can benefit from the preferred rate, i.e. choose the HENRY member rate when registering.
HENRY members and members of Dansk HR, Flora, Sveriges HR Förening or HR Norge :
- Summit with networking dinner 225 eur + VAT 24%
- Summit without networking dinner 175 eur + VAT 24%
Non members:
- Summit with networking dinner 295 eur + VAT 24%
- Summit without networking dinner 245 eur + VAT 24%
The registaration fee includes: 
- Access to all sessions and presentations
- Morning coffee buffet
- Lunch buffet
- Taste break buffet

Networking dinner is included only if you have registered both to the summit and to the networking dinner in advance.
Accomodation, transportations and additional leisure activities are not included.

- You will receive an invoice in advance either by mail or electric invoice (in Finland only) .
- Paying by credit card is not possible

Scandic Simonkenttä is located in the heart of Helsinki - it is 200 m from Helsinki Central Station. How to get there, directions and a map


Booking and payment of accommodation has to be done individually by the summit delegates. 
If you wish to stay in Scandic Simonkenttä, you will get a conference rate for Nordic HR Summit between 23.-25.5.2018 by using code: BHEN230518

If you wish to have a longer stay at the hotel (e.g. over the weekend), kindly contact the hotel directly at  +358 9 68 380.


- Cancellations received latest on 9th May will generate a cancellation fee of 50% of the participation fee
- Cancellations received 10th May - 20th May will generate a cancellation fee of 75% of the participation fee
- Cancellations received 21th May - 24th May will generate a cancellation fee of 100% of the participation fee
- You can change a participant from the same company without cancellation fee until May 21st. Please inform substitutes name, job title and email address to in advance

Cancellations by email to

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