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HR & Workplace. Transformed in Digital Age

The HR / Workplace Malaysia Summit 2024 is a Asia-wide series where 300+ high-profile HR professionals from the Malaysia and SE Asia region come to share their expertise and meet their peers. The participants include CHROs, VPs of HR, Heads of HR, and Directors Malaysia’s large scale companies and most innovative start-up firms.

More than a conference, the event is also a premier solution exhibition for the HR sector, solutions suppliers from the world will exhibit and showcase its most innovative solutions. It is the ideal place for the HR community to explore the technologies today and tomorrow.

The event gathers some 300+ CHRO/ HR Head/ WorkTech Expert, Digital Transformation Directors, CXO from the leading organizations and Start-ups in Malaysia

  • 300+

    C-Level Attendees

  • 30+

    Speakers/ panelists

  • 120+

    Companies/ Organizations

  • 10+

    Event Partners

  • 8

    Media Partners

  • 71%

    C-level executives

  • 20+

    Solutions Providers

  • 100+

    CXOs Attennding

Speakers & Panelists
09:00 – 09:05
Conference Opening Remarks

Dr. Bob Audrey, Founder & Chair of the Advisory Board, ASEAN Human Development Organisation (AHDO)
09:05 – 09:25

Keynote: Critical Strategies to Prepare for the Future of HR

Koljit (Ajit) Singh, Council Member of MIHRM/Senior HR Practitioner, Malaysian Institute of Human Resource Management (MIHRM)


Presentation: Reserved Slot, to be announced

For Event Partner
09:55 – 10:30

Panel Discussion: Culture Build: Going ALL IN: Breaking Down Barriers to Transform Culture

Moderator: Dr. Patricia Francis, Head of Financial Markets Operations Strategy and Learning & Development from Standard Chartered Bank


  1. Rajen Rao, HR Director, PETRONAS Lubricants International
  2. Zenas Kok, Chief People Officer , MAMEE-Double Decker (M) Sdn Bhd
  3. Shameem Farouk, Executive Vice President, Digital Capability Development, Maybank
  4. Loganathan Balakrishnan, Chief Human Resources Officer & EXCO, HABIB Group
10:30 – 11:00
Morning Tea Break
11:00 – 11:20

Keynote - How To Build a Future-Proof Hybrid Employee Experience

to be announed

11:20 – 11:40

Presentation - Reserved for Event Partner

to be announced
CHRO's Panel: How to Enhance employees’ performance without compromise well-being

Moderator: Grace Chan, Head of Human Resource, Hengyuan Refining Company Berhad


  1. Farouk Abdul Khalid, Chief Human Resources Officer , Al-Ikhsan Sports Sdn Bhd
  2. Muhammad Hilman Rao Abdullah, Human Resources Director, Nexperia
  3. Anjali Velayudhan Menon, APAC HR Director, Sibelco Group
  4. Chee Gay Lim, Group Chief Human Resources Officer & Executive Vice President Human Resources, TDCX
13:30 – 13:50

Keynote - Meet the CHRO of the Future, a Technology Expert

Fong Tuan Chen, Senior Executive Vice President (Group Human Capital), Maybank
13:50 - 14:10

Presentation - Reserved for Event Partner

to be announced
14:10 – 14:55

Panel Discussion - HR Tech Trends: Disruption Now: What’s New and What’s Ahead in the HR Tech Market

Moderator: Rodica Belocosov , Vice President of People Operations, Moneylion


1. Khalid Nizami, Information Technology Leader - Asia Pacific and Greater China, Ecolab

14:55 - 15:30

Afternoon Tea Break

15:30 - 15:50

Keynote - Why HR Must Transform Talent Acquisition for the Digital Age

Mr. Baktiar Hasnan, President, National Career Development Centre Association (NACDA Malaysia)
15:50 - 16:10

Presentation - Embracing Digital Transformation through Smart Workplace Technologies

to be announced


Lucky Draw+ Closing Remarks


Gala Dinner Session

by invitation only
Open for sponsorship (sponsors get to use the dinner to entertain your selected clients), please contact daniel.tran@escom-events.com

End of the Event

Event Format

C-Level Decision Makers, HR/ Worktech Thought Leaders, Digital Experts, HR tech vendors gather here to discuss the market, digital trends, staff experiences, technology, ecosystem and partnership.

Solution providers and companies from around the world gather to display their latest innovations and case studies.
1-1 Meetings

Receive a comprehensive delegate list one week prior to the event with the name, designation, company. Selected event partners are privileged to make a wishlist of their potential clients, we will pre-arrange those 1:1 meetings and they will be conducted in a Private Meeting Area

Peer Networking

Extensive networking opportunities at this conference includes professional networking, gala lunch, coffee and tea break. A great avenue and platform for connecting and engaging with HR community in Malaysia

You'll Experience
Series Sponsors
More Partners / Sponsors
The conference gathers EV project owners, buyers, decision makers from Southeast Asia region and it is the ideal place to showcase your products to your direct customers
Tailored presentation, exhibition booths, one to one meetings with delegates on your wish-list, branding and promotion, we will set up everything you need to make sure you get connected with the right people
Venue & Floorplan
Pavilion Hotel Kuala Lumpur Managed By Banyan Tree
Grand Ballroom
Getting in Touch
Sponsorship & Exhibition

Daniel Tran, Event Director
M: +84 869 257 920 (WhatsApp)

E: daniel.tran@escom-events.com

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