November 11 - 13, 2018
The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch, Scottsdale, AZ

Thomas Gaissmaier

CHRO
21st Century Fox

Thomas Gaissmaier is Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer for 21st Century Fox. In this position, he works closely with senior management and human resources leaders across the business to help drive the ongoing transformation of the company and its people.

Mr. Gaissmaier joined 21CF in 2017 following nearly two decades at The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), where he led the Human Resource practice in North America and was a member of the global leadership team of the People & Organization practice. In this role, he supported a number of large-scale transformations and integrations for companies in the media, consumer products and health care spaces. In addition, he co-authored a report titled “Creating People Advantage,” among others.  Prior to his career at BCG, he was a television and radio news reporter and producer in his native Germany.

Mr. Gaissmaier has a Master’s of Political Science, Journalism and Law from the University of Hamburg, and a Master of Business Administration from INSEAD.



11:30 AM Panel: Future Workforce Trends: How to Design Work & Co-Create Culture to Attract & Retain Future Employees

Today we hear there is a “yelpification” of the workplace, where at any time, employees rate a company’s culture and management just as they rate a hotel, restaurant, or movie. And that perception is transparent to the potential candidates i.e. Glassdoor.  The ongoing adoption of telecommunication technologies allows for a much larger gig economy.  AR, VR, Bots, oh my...... HR is living in an artificially intelligent world. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear how leading CHRO’s are addressing these future workforce trends.
·         Hear how several CHROs are designing work to meet future workforce needs
·         Discuss  a “yelpification” of the workforce and how has it impacted changes to your cultural priorities today and what’s to come
·         Learn how to successfully transition your gig economy workforce and highlight the opportunities they present in a tight skilled labor market
·         Hear how automation is impacting the way of working and where it’s headed


Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Thomas.

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