HR Leaders as Catalysts for Change: Culture, Mindset, Performance

IEDC, Bled
10.10.2019 09:00 AM
490 EUR without VAT
390 EUR without VAT
September 9, 2019
The Annual International HR Managers’ Forum 2019 with keynote speaker Manfred Kets de Vries, one of world’s leading thinkers on leadership and human resources.

About the Forum

The geo-political challenges, demographic trends, ICT / AI innovations, and increased competition are the most common challenges faced by the businesses around the world that force companies and organisations to reconsider and transform current strategies, business models and organizational cultures in order to sustain their performance and growth. HR leaders play a crucial role in enabling the required change in organisations by building change capabilities, increasing readiness for change and helping overcome resistance to change in these turbulent times. The IEDC Annual HR Forum 2019 will zoom on these topics from three perspectives: Culture, Mindset and Performance.


WHY attend? 

  • Get the latest insights from one of world’s leading thinkers and different study disciplines and practices, like neuroscience, coaching, psychology, organization, management, social sciences, and mental health.
  • Participate in interactive workshops and exchange ideas and opinions with peer HR professionals and specialists heavily engaged with L&D, Talent Management or Change Management initiatives.
  • Learn from best practices how to support change management initiatives in your organization.
  • Get useful tools and techniques of how to cope with constant changes on a personal level.
  • Get inspired and become a Catalyst for Change yourself.

Topics covered 

  • How to communicate change and the need for change
  • How to increase readiness for change and engagement of employees 
  • How to change organizational culture
  • How to develop growth mindset
  • How to enable and enhance high performance 
  • How to cope with constant changes on a personal level.


October 10-11, 2019

Day 1: 9:00-19:00 

Day 2: 9:00-13:30



490 € + VAT

Early-bird fee: 390 € + VAT before September 9, 2019

Besides brilliant Prof. Manfred Kets de Vries, we will be joined by a number of great professionals:

Sally Bonneywell

Dr. Sally Bonneywell
Lead Coach at IMD, an award winning Executive Coach and Leadership Development Consultant
Regional HR Director of Atlantic Group, Slovenia and the HR Manager of 2019 of Slovenia Nataša Bazjak Cristini

Nataša Bazjak Cristini
Ivan Bartulović

Ivan Bartulović
Board Member and CHRO of Croatian Telecom, Croatia
Olympic Silver Medalist, M.A., Performance Psychology, Slovenia Sara Isaković

Sara Isakovič
Alenka Braček Lalić

Dr. Alenka Braček Lalić
Vice Dean for Research, IEDC-Bled School of Management, Slovenia
Pivara Skopje AD - Coca-Cola HBC & Heineken, Macedonia Dejan Madjoski

Dejan Madjoski
Gregor Rajšp

Gregor Rajšp
HR Director, Member of the Management Board at Pivovarna Laško Union (Heineken), Slovenia
Business Strategist/Leadership Trainer, Owner of Next Level Success Iva Taiber

Iva Taiber, EMBA
Saša Fajmut

Saša Fajmut, MSc/EMBA
Director of Leadership Services at Amrop Adria, Slovenia / General Manager at FranklinCovey Slovenia
Vice Dean for Pedagogy, IEDC-Bled School of Management Drikus Kriek

Dr. Drikus Kriek

What makes the Annual HR Forum 2019 special is plenty of room given to interactive debates and panel discussions, where current practices can be shared and innovative ideas can flow freely in the cooperation inducing environment!


Ursula Groselj
Uršula Grošelj
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