Diversity as a driver of high performance

Diversity as a driver of high performance

VIC
Apr 10
CEDA welcomes Janina Kugel, member of the Siemens Global Managing Board and CHRO together with local leaders to share how business can thrive in the digital age through leadership and diversity.

Speakers

Janina Kugel, Member of the Global Managing Board and Chief Human Resources Officer, Siemens AG
Professor Aleksandar Subic, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Development), Swinburne University of Technology
Lisa Annese, Chief Executive Officer, Diversity Council Australia
Susan Price, Director, PwC Australia

Event overview

Australia's future workforce requires new skills, collaboration and creativity. How can organisations leverage workforce diversity as a driver of high performance?

CEDA welcomes international speaker Janina Kugel, Chief Human Resources Officer and Member of the Global Managing Board at Siemens AG, together with Swinburne University of Technology Deputy Vice-Chancellor Professor Aleksander Subic and others to explore how business can thrive in the digital age through leadership and diversity.

We explore:

  • The transition to Industry 4.0 and what it means for the economy and the labour market;
  • The economic benefits of diversity and how it can drive innovation and high-performing teams; and
  • How employers and educators can work together to create a more diverse talent pipeline.

Meet the keynote speaker

Janina Kugel
Member of the Global Managing Board and Chief Human Resources Officer, Siemens AG

Meet the panel

Professor Aleksandar Subic
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Development), Swinburne University of Technology

Lisa Annese
Chief Executive Officer, Diversity Council Australia

Susan Price
Director, PwC Australia

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