The second edition of the international event “Baku HR Experience” was successfully completed in Baku on Friday, 7th of November.
The conference featured, for the first time in the Caucasus, a senior speaker from the most envied global company: Facebook. Jeff Turner, Head of Learning and Development, spoke about some of the secrets that make Facebook a top employer. Local specialists participating at the two-day event at the Four Seasons Baku evaluated the line-up of speakers and the presentations as exceptional.
The agenda also included sessions by Diaa Mohamed, currently Vice-President HR at HP and former senior HR at British Petroleum and Motorola; Sebastien Terral, Director of Learning and Organizational Culture at Hertz; Xavier Molinie, former HR Executive Dell, former HR Director JCDecaux and many others. Anne Morrison, recently appointed Chairwoman BAFTA and former Director BBC Academy, said: “Azerbaijan is a fascinating place to visit, I am intrigued by Baku, its history and modern development. The event was tremendously well organized and I am happy to have had the chance to share my experience with a very interactive audience!”
Anna Soloid, delegate at the event, said: “The opportunity to absorb good case practices from HR specialists from Facebook, Dell, BBC, Hertz and many other global market leader is an unique chance to gain years of experience in 2 days. This is a great investment in the growth and development of the HR community and business culture of Azerbaijani companies.”
The “HR Experience” is an annual, international event organized by P World in several different countries. This year’s edition in Azerbaijan was co-organized with Nar Mobile as “Platinum Sponsor”. PASHA Bank supported the event as the “Employer of Choice” and Fireworks Azerbaijan was the “Official HR Partner”.
The media partners of the event were: trend.az, day.az, Magazine Boutique Baku and Georgia Today.