Changing How We Work: The SLASSCOM People Summit


The SLASSCOM People Summit is a prestigious event that aims to expose the audience to international best practices and insights. Organized by SLASSCOM, the People Summit for the year 2018 marks the seventh time the summit is being held.

As such, the SLASSCOM People Summit 2018 will be held on the 20th of February 2018 at the Shangri-La Colombo. The annual event aims to bring together over 300 HR professionals and business leaders representing IT, BPM and other industries. In addition to showcasing the latest trends in HR best practices, the SLASSCOM People Summit 2018, would also provide a networking opportunity for attendees to meet and share experiences.

Changing How We Work: The SLASSCOM People Summit 2Revolving around the theme “Transforming the way we Think, Work and Connect”, the SLASSCOM People Summit 2018 would essentially talk about trends that are currently being viewed as the most challenging areas of global people management. These include building collaborative organizations, data analytics and leveraging automation and AI-based technology towards future-ready organizations.

Breaking down the SLASSCOM People Summit 2018

The summit will comprise of two main sessions. They are the CXO Breakfast Forum and the General Conference. Kicking off at 8.00AM with the CXO Breakfast, the SLASSCOM People Summit 2018 will then break out into three parallel sessions. They are:

  • Gathering insights through Data Analytics to create value
  • Creating future ready organizations using AI and Robotic Process Automation (RPA)
  • Building collaborative workspaces through concepts such as work-out loud and design thinking.

Following this, there will be a number of workshops and panel discussions and an icebreaker event as well. The keynote address will be delivered by Yazad Dalal, Head of HCM Cloud Applications, Oracle Corporation, Asia Pacific.

SLASSCOM People SummitTickets for the SLASSCOM People Summit 2018 are available now and can be purchased by clicking this link. If you’re a SLASSCOM member, a ticket would be priced at LKR 15,000/- with group tickets being priced at LKR 67,500/-. If, however you are not a SLASSCOM member, tickets would be priced at LKR. 17,000/ and group tickets priced at LKR. 76,500/-. You can also choose to attend only the CXO Breakfast forum for which tickets are priced at LKR. 8,000/-.

If you want to have a look at the speakers, you can do so by clicking here. For a full breakdown of the agenda, you can click here.


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