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Drive Business Performance With Impactful, Engaging & Strategic Internal Communications!
Boost Engagement & Productivity With The Latest Digital, Technology, Social Media & Channel Trends, Drive Top-To-Bottom Organisational Employee Engagement, Reach & Change & Demonstrate Impact To Position Internal Communications As A Strategic Function.
A European, Practitioner-Led, One-Day Conference, 14th November 2019, Postillion Hotel & Convention Center, Amsterdam

The Internal Communications Amsterdam Conference: Boost Engagement & Productivity With The Latest Digital, Technology, Social Media & Channel Trends, Drive Top-To-Bottom Organisational Employee Engagement, Reach & Change & Demonstrate Impact To Position Internal Communications As A Strategic Function.
A European, Practitioner-Led, One-Day Conference, 14th November 2019, Postillion Hotel & Convention Center, Amsterdam

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38 In-House Communications Experts Share Unique Experiences & Fresh Insights Which Will Revolutionise Your Communications Function, Enhance Employee Engagement, Inspire Leaders, Achieve Measurable Impact & Prepare You For The Future


  1. Innovative Internal Communications Trends To Inspire Employees & Boost Productivity: Go the extra mile to stimulate top performance and inspire employees
  2. Key Digital Trends, Tools & Tech To Transform Your Internal Communications: Overcome internal resistance to capitalise on the digital transformation changing the face of employee communications
  3. Perfect Your Channel Mix, Maximise Engagement & Interaction: Establish the correct tools, channels and communications mix to improve storytelling impact and cut through
  4. Measure Success, Prove The Strategic Role Of Internal Comms: Secure your seat at the top table and win buy-in with best-in-class methods to analyse engagement and demonstrate impact
  5. Inspire Leaders, Secure Buy-In & Drive Feedback Culture: Equip, empower and engage head office to modernise top-down communications and encourage authentic two-way dialogue
  6. Inspire Employees Through Successful Change: Reduce resistance to change and eliminate fear with communications strategies which address employee concerns
  7. Reach Out & Unite With Offline & Remote Employees: Break-down barriers with best-practice tools, processes and channels to connect with diverse workforces
  8. Unlock The Power Of Social Media: Reap the rewards of engaged employees with an enterprise social network strategy which drives business results
  9. Key Trends, Developments & The Future Of Communications: Evolve your communications for 2020 and beyond. Can your strategy keep up?

PLUS! This Internal Communications Conference, Amsterdam - Real Impact, Real Results Also Features:


• 38 Market-Leading Brands Speaking In 1 Inspiring Day
• 6 Years Of Insight & Inspiration
• One Inspiring, Compact Day
Open Q&A Forum & Networking
6 Peer-To-Peer Discussions: Storytelling, Intranet, GDPR, Podcasts, Low-Budget & Video
4 Interactive Panels: Channel Mix, Strategic Role Of IC, Social Media, Trends & The Future Of IC
9 International Perspectives

38 Communications Directors Tackle Your Toughest Challenges In 1 Day: Best-Practice Internal Comms • Digital & New Technology • Channel Mix Evaluation • Boost Engagement • Engaging Leadership • Measurement • The Strategic Role Of IC • Successful Change • Social Media • Offline & Remote Employees • Two-Way Comms • Agile Comms • Trends & The Future Of IC

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Our Previous Delegate Testimonials Speak For Themselves:


'Sharing varied, practical insight to improve your internal comms and engagement strategy – inspiring ideas.'

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'A good mix of industry sectors represented and a great set of informative speakers.'

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'A fantastic place to get ideas and see what has worked in other places.' 

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'Very useful insights and best practice from different companies. Great for networking and developing new ideas.'

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Drive Real Business Performance With Impactful, Engaging & Strategic Internal Communications: Boost Engagement & Productivity With The Latest Digital, Technology, Social Media & Channel Trends, Drive Top-To-Bottom Organisational Employee Engagement, Reach & Change & Demonstrate Impact To Position Internal Comms As A Strategic Function

Please See Below For The Internal Communications Conference, Amsterdam - Real Impact, Real Results Programme Outline. For The Full Agenda, Please Click Here.

08.30 Registration, Coffee & Informal Networking

09.05 GIC Welcome, Interactive Voting Introduction & Morning Chair's Opening Remarks

Marielle Harsveldt, Global Head of Internal Communications, Aegon

Claudia Romay, Global Internal Communications Manager, Heineken

 BEST-PRACTICE INTERNAL COMMUNICATIONS - CASE STUDY

09.10 Simply The Best! Share Insights & Experiences Into The Gold Standard Of Internal Communications

Klaske Woolthuis, Head of Internal Communications, ABN AMRO Bank N.V

 DIGITAL & NEW TECH IMPACT

09.30 You Can’t Escape The Digital Revolution: Continue To Challenge Traditional Methods With Company-Wide, New Wave, Digital Communications

Joachim Hechinger, Head of Internal Digital Ecosystem, Siemens AG

 CHANNEL MIX - Q&A PANEL

09.50 Determine The Right Channels & Comms Mix To Achieve Maximum Engagement, Reach & Interaction

Steffen Henke, Head of Internal and Executive Communications, Vodafone Germany

Bessie Kokalis Pescio, Vice President Internal Communications, Philip Morris International

A DIGITAL WORKPLACE TO SUPPORT A CULTURE OF CONNECTION, COMMUNICATION & COLLABORATION

10.10 Building A Digital Workplace To Support Culture Of Connection, Communication And Collaboration

Robbert Lijten, Project Coordinator, Internal Communications Flanderijn


10.25 Morning Refreshment Break With Informal Networking

 BOOST ENGAGEMENT

10.55 Inspire Employees & Drive Engagement To Stimulate Top Performance & Boost Business Results

Sarah Karan, Global Head of Enterprise Communications, Novartis

 ENGAGING LEADERSHIP

11.15 Best-Practice Strategies For Inspiring Leadership & Reinforcing That Employee Engagement Is Key To Business Success

Karen Cho, Head of Employee Communications, Commercial Bank, HSBC

 MEASUREMENT

11.35 Determine The Key Measurements & Metrics To Demonstrate The True Impact Of Internal Communications On Community, Culture & Company

Lina Perdomo, Director of Internal Communications Digital Channels, Schneider Electric

 CASE STUDY

11.55 Using Insight To Drive Greater Leader Accountability In Supporting Strategic Internal Communications

Ghassan Karian, Founder, Karian and Box


12.25 Lunch For Delegates, Speakers & Partners

 INFORMAL PEER-TO-PEER DISCUSSIONS

12.55 Informal Peer-To-Peer Discussions

A) Story Telling
Anastasiya Volkova, Internal Communications & Engagement Manager- Europe, Anheuser-Busch InBev

B) Intranet
Sara Martinotti, Head of Group Internal Communication, Ferrero Group

C) GDPR
Nikos Sourmelakis, Head of Digital Communication, Europol

D) Podcasts
Sandie Gustus, Global Head of Communications, Group IT & Group Procurement, AXA Group Operations

E) What Iconic Ways Can Leaders Secure Greater Accountability & Empowerment In Their Teams?
Louise Breed, Associate Director, Karian and Box


13.25 Afternoon Chair’s Opening Remarks

James Bedford, Global Director, Internal Communications & External Affairs, RB

 THE STRATEGIC ROLE OF INTERNAL COMMUNICATIONS - PANEL

13.30 Break Down Barriers & Reinforce Internal Communications As An Enabler Of Business Strategy – Not Just A Background Function

Aimee Goldsmith, Associate Director, Company Communications, P&G Northern Europe

Sandra David-Dentener, Director of Internal Communications, Philips International

Elissaveta Ivanova, Culture & Change Communications, COE, GE Power

Marielle Harsveldt, Global Head of Internal Communications, Aegon

Belén Presas Mata, Manager of Internal Communications, EMEA, Radisson Hotel Group

Karen Dikken, Communication Manager, Thales

 

 

Ula Iwanska, Head of Talent & Culture, Nextail Labs

 

 

Philipp Aschmann, Director, International People Acquisition, ALDI Nord

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14.00 The Future & The Bigger Picture

Joss Mathieson, Client Director, Change Oasis

 SUCCESSFUL CHANGE

14.15 Reduce The Fear Of Fast-Paced & Frequent Change With A Smooth Strategy That Has Internal Comms At Its Heart

Alberto Baltanás, Head of Internal Communications, Grupo Santander

João Vidal Lopes, Head of Internal Communications, Santander Portugal

 DIGITAL HAPPINESS & EMPLOYEE EXPERIENCE THROUGH INTELLIGENT TRANSFORMATION

14.35 Hear About The Vision Of Livetiles On How To Create Digital Happiness & Improve Employee Experience Through The Intelligent Transformation Of Your Digital Workplace

Tim Swaag, Enterprise Commercial Manager, LiveTiles Benelux

 IMPROVING INTERNAL COMMUNICATION WITH A SOCIAL & COLLABORATIVE INTRANET

15.10 Learn How The Social & Collaborative Intranet Lumapps, Connects, Informs & Engages Employees

Paul Mouterde - Strategic Account Manager, LumApps


15.25 Afternoon Refreshment Break With Informal Networking

 HARNESS SOCIAL MEDIA - Q&A PANEL

14.50 It's Not Going Anywhere! Understand Social Media Within Your Business & Reap The Results Of An Engaged Workforce

Chiara Montecucco, Internal Communication Manager, UCB

Janine Langlotz, Head of Digital Communications Strategies, Bayer AG

 OFFLINE & REMOTE EMPLOYEES

15.55 Engage Offline & Remote Employees & Unite Your Business Community Across All Locations, Cultures & Time Zones

Mayyada Ansari, Senior Manager Global Internal Communications, DHL

 DRIVING TWO-WAY COMMUNICATION

16.15 Create A Feedback Culture & Instil Confidence In Your Employees That Their Opinion Matters

Michael Bauer, Head of Internal Communications, GSK Vaccines

 AGILE COMMUNICATION

16.35 Four Years Ago, ING Introduced Its Agile Way Of Working In The Netherlands....

Joyce Hulst, Area Lead Internal & External Communications, ING Belgium & The Netherlands

 TRENDS & THE FUTURE OF INTERNAL COMMUNICATIONS - Q&A PANEL

16.55 What Will The Future Bring For Internal Comms? Key Trends & Developments That Are Gaining Pace For 2020 & Beyond

Phillipp Aschmann, Director International People Acquisition, ALDI Nord

Unn Kvendseth, Internal Communications Manager Upstream, Shell

Cliff Ettridge, Director, The Team

 

Daniel Priem, Vice President International Business, COYO GmbH

Joachim Hechinger, Head of Internal Digital Ecosystem, Siemens AG


17.25 Chair's Closing Remarks & Official Close of Conference

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Can you help internal communications professionals provide real business impact? For more information on how to get involved, please call +44 (0) 20 3479 2299 or email partner@thecommsconference.com.

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