Conference: Employment rights and personnel 2017

Time: 17 Oct 2017 09:00 – 18 Oct 2017 17:00
Working language: Latvian

This year’s annual Confinn conference for human resources specialists in Riga focused on “Employment rights and personnel” was held on 17 and 18 October at the Radisson Blu Latvia, Elizabetes iela 55, Riga.

Topics under review during the first day of the conference included:

  • human resources and personnel,
  • changes to the labour law; comments,
  • best HR practices,
  • psychology themes,
  • main mistakes by employers; practical recommendations.

Sorainen senior associate Andis Burkevics presented the topic “What the general data protection regulation means in terms of processing employees’ data”.

Andis’ presentation answered these questions.

  • What are the new provisions under the Regulation? 
  • What are the most significant novelties? 
  • How will it affect companies? 
  • What to do during the year to meet requirements?  

The second day of the conference discussed future and recent HR tendencies, challenges of the digital era and technology, recruiting talent, attracting employees, and business thinking. The following guest speakers presented at the conference:

  • LAURA ANSAHARJU (Finnair), 
  • NIELS PFLAEGING(Agile HR), 
  • GRAEME RAINBIRD (Questions of Difference), 
  • JOHANNA PYSTYNEN (Vincit), 
  • HELENA LASS (wellnessorbit.com),
  • ELIGIJUS KAJIETA (Korn Ferry Hay Group)
  • and other HR professionals from Latvia and abroad.

For more information about conference content (in Latvian) please click here.

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