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8.30 Main Conference Registration & Networking

9.30 What It Takes to Make a Leap a Reality

Rochelle Ross, Programme Director - LEAP HR, Hanson Wade

9.35 Chair’s Welcome, Opening Remarks & Connection Before Content

Howard Sloane, Chief People Officer, Essar Oil

Building an Agile Oil & Gas Workforce

9.45 Discover: Driving Business Agility in Oil & Gas by Moving to an Empowered and Adaptive Management Model

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Bjarte Bogsnes, Senior Advisor - Performance Framework, Equinor

10.05 Discover: Reimagine What Organisational Agility Looks like in a Turbulent Oil and Gas Industry

Joaquín Hormaechea, Director of Human Resources, Repsol

10.25 Develop: What Traditional HR Thinking Needs Challenging Around How We Meet Changing Business and Industry Requirements?

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Bjarte Bogsnes, Senior Advisor - Performance Framework, Equinor

Joaquín Hormaechea, Director of Human Resources, Repsol

10.40 Action: What Are You Now Going to Change about How You Build an Agile Workforce?

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Output-Focused Action Session Facilitated by the Chair

11.00 Speed Networking & Refreshments

Transforming HR Fit For a Future Oil & Gas Industry

11.40 Discover: Re-imagining the Role of HR in the Oil & Gas Organisation of the Future

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Stuart Payne, Director of Human Resources & Supply Chain, Oil & Gas Authority

12.00 Discover: Re-engineering Core HR Processes to Build Exponential Value, Improve Business Outcomes & Develop a More Resilient Oil & Gas Organisation

Howard Sloane, Chief People Officer, Essar Oil

12.20 Develop: What Traditional Thinking Most Needs to Be Challenged to Improve the Efficiency of HR in Oil & Gas?

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Stuart Payne, Director of Human Resources & Supply Chain, Oil & Gas Authority

Howard Sloane, Chief People Officer, Essar Oil

12.35 Action: What Are You Now Going to Stop, Start and Continue to Transform Your Impact On Your Business?

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Output-Focused Action Session Facilitated by the Chair

12.55 Networking Lunch

New Approaches to Developing Talent On & Off the Rigs

1.55 Discover: Turbo Charge Succession Planning: Upscale Leadership & Develop the Strategic Expertise to Diminish the Skills Gap

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Asif Iqbal, Vice President of International Human Resources, Gulf Oil International Group

2.15 Discover: Revolutionise Your Approach to Independent  Development Plans to Transform Global Capabilities and Build Agile Multi Skilled Teams On & Off the Rigs

Tom McAllister, Director of Education, National Oilwell Varco

2.35 Discover: Maximise the Capability of Your High Potentials to Give Your Oil & Gas Organisation a Competitive Edge

Joke Van Wieringen, Corporate Learning & Development Manager, Kuwait Petroleum International Ltd

2.55 Develop: What Traditional Thinking Needs Challenging Around How We Develop Our People?

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Asif Iqbal, Vice President of International Human Resources, Gulf Oil International Group

Tom McAllister, Director of Education, National Oilwell Varco

Joke Van Wieringen, Corporate Learning & Development Manager, Kuwait Petroleum International Ltd

3.10 Action: What Are You Now Going to Change about How You Develop Your People?

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Output-Focused Action Session Facilitated by the Chair

3.30 Networking & Refreshments

 Key Lessons for Oil & Gas HR Leaders in Times of Change

4.00 Discover: What Oil & Gas Organisations of All Sizes Can Learn from the Lessons of the GE/Baker Hughes Integration

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Anastasia Kuzmina, Director of Human Resources, Baker Hughes

4.20 Discover: Outside in Lens: Transforming Your Approach to Performance Management to Develop Highly Motivated Talent in Your Oil & Gas Organisation

Daniel Denningberg, Head of People, Energy Aspects

4.40 Develop: How Do We Overcome the Barriers to Creative Problem Solving & Learn from Alternative Perspectives?

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Anastasia Kuzmina, Director of Human Resources, Baker Hughes

Daniel Denningberg, Head of People, Energy Aspects

4.55 Action: What One Thing Will You Now to Do to Better Prepare for & Adapt to Business Change

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Output-Focused Action Session Facilitated by the Chair

5.15 Chair’s Closing Remarks

Howard Sloane, Chief People Officer, Essar Oil

5.20 End of Conference Day One & Networking Drinks