Speakers

We are working hard on building a solid lineup of forward-thinking speakers and by selecting inspiring people whose experience and vision on high-impact HR go well beyond traditional debates and stories. The following speakers have already confirmed their participation:


SPECIAL KEYNOTE GUESTS


RIK VANDENBERGHE
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
BESIX GROUP


Formerly CEO at ING Belgium, Rik Vandenberghe joined Besix in 2017 to reinforce the group’s multidisciplinary offerings and global strategic ambitions. Intensively travelling all over the world to be close of Besix projects, Rik has a deep experience and clear vision of human capital management in terms of diversity, inclusion and empowerment. His objective is simple: creating sustainable solutions for a better world through a strong people culture in which creativity, innovation and flexibility are key.


ART MAZOR
GLOBAL PRACTICE DIGITAL LEADER & PRINCIPAL
DELOITTE


Art is Deloitte’s global practice digital leader in activating digital enterprises, setting people & HR transformation strategies, and achieving High-Impact HR.

Art’s professional journey for 20+ years has been exclusively focused on human capital management. He has held senior HR leadership, outsourcing executive, and HR transformation consulting roles with global clients and across strategic planning, operating model, organization design, experience transformation, and digital enablement. Art has a degree in Organization & Management at Emory University's Goizueta Business School.


GEERT AELBRECHT
CHIEF HR OFFICER
BESIX GROUP


After a 10+ years career at Proximus where he held several positions in Comp&Ben and HRM, Geert Aelbrecht joined Besix in 2007 as Chief HR Officer. Actively involved in the Group’s transformation and people culture, Geert is well-known for his strong forward-thinking skills. He has a large experience on different levels of management on both local or international scale and in a variety of domains including safety, environment, human resources, international development and innovation. Geert is also an active member of the Board of Directors of BESIX Foundation dedicated to education, co-creation and environmental project in selected countries.


KEYNOTE SPEAKERS


CAMILLE GILLON
CHIEF HR OFFICER
BELFIUS


GEORGES VANDENHOVE
VP HR & LABOR RELATIONS
INGERSOLL RAND


JEAN-MARC VERBIST
CHIEF HR OFFICER
DEGROOF PETERCAM


BRUCE FECHEYR-LIPPENS
SVP & GLOBAL HEAD OF
DIGITAL HR SOLVAY


SABINE BLANCHET
HR DIRECTOR
UNILEVER


PETER VANDERMAESEN
DIRECTOR EMPOWERED ORGANIZATION
PROXIMUS


ANN VYLDERS
CHIEF SUPPORT OFFICER
WATER-LINK


OLIVIER SION
HEAD OF SOUTH FIELD ACTIVITIES
PROXIMUS


VIRGINIE CLAES
PRESENTER, MODERATOR
& INFLUENCER


LIESBETH VAN MALDERGHEM
PARTNER HR TRANSFORMATION
DELOITTE


JAN-PIETER JANSSEN
GLOBAL HCM ADVISOR
NGA HR


GREGORY DE STREEL
MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT
BDO


HCM STRATEGY EXPERTS


AN-SOFIE DE WAELE
SENIOR ADVISOR
UQ TALENTS


WALTER VANHERLE
PARTNER
BDO Crossroad


PASCAL DEMAT
SOLUTIONS ARCHITECT HCM
SAP


STEVEN PLEHIER
DIRECTOR HR DIGITAL SERVICES
DELOITTE


AMIT SONI
BDM HR TECHNOLOGIES
NGA HR


THIERRY LESCRAUWAET
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
UQ TALENTS


SANDRA VANDORPE
STRATEGY TALENT & ORG. LEAD
ACCENTURE


DANNY LIEVENS
PARTNER HUMAN CHANGE MGT
BDO