HR & Workplace Philippine Conference / Expo 2023
The intersection of technology and the people transforming the workplace

HR & Workplace Philippine Conference / Expo 2023 is designed to create the complete HR educational event experience for Philippines HR and future of work sector, we will bring you the best of HR strategic and HR technology.

At this event, 50+ speakers/ panelists will make insightful presentations and panel discussions. You'll enjoy both expert-led sessions on the hottest updates and new strategies and interactive roundtables where you share ideas and experiences with your peers.

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.

We will provide you very engaging networking opportunities that allow you to maximize the chance to meet new peers, stay connected with friends, make an impact in the industry. You'll leave confident in your ability to execute your organization's HR strategy and to maximize your personal potential.
  • 500+

    Senior Level Delegates

  • 100+

    Large/ Middle Sized Companies

  • 15+

    Solutions Showcased

  • 50+

    Speakers & Panelists

  • 10+

    Partners and Endorsers

  • 77%

    Senior Level Executives

Confirmed Speakers

For Speaking opportunity please contact Eloi Marfa, Senior Conference Producer. WhatsApp: +63 9554837959, Email:

Dir. Brenalyn A. Peji

Director for HR Development Services at Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)

Marco Angelo Padernal

Assistant Vice President of HR at Robinsons Retail Holdings

Darwin Rivers Founder and CEO

Philippines HR Group Inc. (PHILHRG Inc.)

Michelle Cordero-Garcia

CHRO at Sunlife Philippines

Ana Christi Grageda-Galura

AVP Human Resources at Hann Casino Resort

Kirk Patrick Alimaza

Country Head, People and Culture at Air Asia

Rhoneil Caimol

HR Head at SM Development Corporation

Damaris T. Parra, Ph. D, CHRP

VP, Human Resources & Organization Development at The Medical City Clinic

Maria Luisa A. Inofre

SVP and Chief People Officer at Aboitiz Power

Emmanuel Salazar

Vice President- Human Resources

at S&R

Joem Alfanza

CPHR, ASEAN Senior Lead- HR Operation and Recruitment at BAYER

Edalyn Hadjula Legarde, CHRME, CSPHR

Country People & Culture Head at Friesland Campina/Alaska Milk Corp.

Maui Lagarto

Director of Human Resources

at Hilton Manila

Jesus Gregorio Noriega

Head of Employee Development


Raquel Ramos

HR Director at First Multi-Tech Industrial and Development Corporation (FMIDC)

Aditya Gupta

Director - Enterprise Accounts at Darwinbox Asia Pacific PTE LTD

Paolo Karlo Domingo

Human Resources Leader at Kenvue

 Cat Triviño

Co-founder and Chief Product & Data Officer at MindNation

To be announced

Senior Executive at People Management Association of the Philippines

Vonn Angelie David

Manager for Human Resources, Admin, Legal & Corporate Affairs, SIA Engineering Philippines

Nigel Ebba, CGSP
Group Human Resources Director at The Bellevue Hotels and Resorts
Katrina Ramos
Talent Acquisition Director at Sitel Group
Rizza Cantre, CHRP

Vice President, Head of People and OD at Watsons Philippines

Angelina "Lin" Mukhi

Vice President- Human Resources at RealPage Philippines Inc.

Ken Bajar

HROD Director / AVP at Lourdes Hospital

Mark Enrick Hernandez

Associate Director - HR Cluster Business Partner at the PTC Group

Rollando V. Zubiri II
Assistant HR Director, HR Analytics & Project Management at Newport Worlds Resorts

Sharon L. Binwag-Villalon

Director of Human Resources and People Support at

Dole Food Company

Opening Remarks
Representative from Department Of Labor and Employment
Panel Discussion:
Navigating the Future of Work: HR Strategy, Adaptive Leadership, and Cultivating Organizational Resilience

•Angelina “Lin’ Mukhi Vice President- Human Resources, RealPage Philippines Inc. (Moderator)

•MaLu A. Inofre, SVP and Chief People Officer, ABOITIZ OIWER

•Edalyn "Lyn" Hadjula, Country People & Culture Head, FRIESLAND CAMPINA/ ALASKA MILK CORP.

Engage, Empower, Excel: The HR Strategy to Building a Thriving Culture of Engagement
Damaris T. Parra Ph. D,, Vice President - Human Resources and Organization Development, THE MEDICAL CITY
Supercharge Productivity by Enhancing Employee Experience

Paolo Rosete, Regional Lead - Sales Enablement, GRAB FOR BUSINESS

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

Michelle Cordero-Garcia, Chief Human Resources Officer, SUNLIFE PHILIPPINES

Panel Discussion:  How to enhance Employees’ Performance without Compromise Well-being

•Mark Enrick Hernandez, Associate Director- HR Business Cluster, PTC (Moderator)

•Racquel Ramos, HRAD Director, FMIDC

•Paolo Karlo Domingo, Human Resources Leader, KENVUE

•Nigel Ebba, Group Human Resources Director, THE BELLEVUE HOTELS AND RESORTS

•Emmanuel Salazar, Vice President–Human Resources, S&R MEMBERSHIP SHOPPING

Maui Lagarto, Director of Human Resources, HILLTON MANILA

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

Vonn Angelie David, Manager for Human Resources, Admin, Legal & Corporate Affairs, SIA Engineering Philippines (Moderator)

•Marco Angelo Padernal, Human Resources Director, ROBINSONS RETAIL HOLDINGS INC.

•Kirk Patrick Alimaza, Country Head, People and Culture, AIRASIA

•Nonong Noriega, Head Of Employee Development, PLDT

•Katrina Ramos, Talent Acquisition Director, SITEL GROUP

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

Rhoneil Caimol, Vice President Human Resources, SM DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

Fireside Chat

•Aditya Gupta, Director - Enterprise Accounts, DARWINBOX ASIA PACIFIC PTE. LTD. (Moderator)

•Marco Angelo Padernal, Human Resources Director, ROBINSONS RETAIL HOLDINGS INC. (Speaker)

Panel Discussion: Embracing Humanity in the Age of AI: Cultivating a Future-Ready Workforce with Heart and Technology


•Joem Alfanza, Senior Lead - ASEAN HR Operations and Recruitment, BAYER

•Sharon Binwag-Villalon, Director of Human Resources and People Support, DOLE FOOD COMPANY

•Rolando Zubiri II, Assistant HR Director, HR Analytics & Project Management, NEWPORT WORLD RESORTS

Better WellBeing, Better Teams: Investing in Mental Health Programs for Success

Cat Triviño, Co-founder and Chief Product & Data Officer at MindNation

LEADERSHIP IN THE POST PANDEMIC ERA, Trends & Best Practices in People Management

Jonathan Yabut, Motivational and Business Speaker, Founder &

Managing Director at JY CONSULTANCY & VENTURES

Closing Remarks
Lucky Draw Session
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Event Format

Heads of central banks, gov officials, C-level executives,

entrepreneurs, fintech experts, and other top-tier representatives and officials have a unique opportunity to participate in panels, and stand-alone slots on a variety of topics concerning the retail banking sector


20+ solutions providers technology companies from around the world gather to display their latest cyber solutions. Additionally, governmental bodies present their cybersecurity programs and initiatives.


Sponsors will receive a delegate list one week prior the event with the attendees name and job titles, and selected sponsors are privileged to make a wish-list of their potential clients, we will pre-arrange those one to one meetings and it will be conducted in a private room


Extensive networking opportunities at this summit including speed dating, gala lunch, tea break session, cocktail party. A Must attend event to connect, engage with your corporate buyers and join discussions about the most relevant trends in cybersecurity.

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Your Benefits of Attending as a Delegate

Access to all event programs & networking sessions

Receive the full event documentations

Receive the presentation Copies of the speakers

Five Star Food, Drinks and amenities

Receive your Delegate Certificate

Access to LuckyDraws (MacBook/iPhone/iPod ...)

Delegate Pass
Early Bird Delegate Pass
CHROs, HR managers/ Directors, CXOs of top companies only (non-solutions providers)
(There are 300 Limited FREE Pass only).
Standard Delegate Pass
CHROs, HR managers/ Directors, CXOs of top companies only (non-solutions providers)
Vendor Pass
$ 990 for All Solutions Providers
book before July 31, 2023
$ 1290 for All Solutions Providers
Since Aug 1, 2023
Venue & Floorplan
Venue: Novotel Manila Araneta City
Grand Ballroom
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Getting in Touch

Speaking Opportunity:

Eloisa Marfa

Senior Conference Producer

M: +63 955-483- 7959 (WhatsApp | Viber)


Event & Media Partnership:

Erica Grace B. Belicena

Events Director

M: +63 967-473- 7544


Delegate Passes:

Flora Mae Mascarinas

Conference Producer, Delegate Acquisition

M: +63 930 257 9037 (WhatsApp)


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