7 - 8 November

The Agenda


Thursday 7th Nov. 2019

Job Board Summit - Europe | Day 1

08:30

Breakfast and Registration

Sponsored by
TrendingJobs

09:10

Opening Welcome

Louise Grant - CEO, Jobg8

Introduction by Gold Sponsor
Adzuna

09:20

Future of the Recruitment Industry

Devyani Vaishampayan - Managing Partner, The HR Tech Partnership

Summary: Devyani will set the scene for the event by sharing the three key trends impacting the future of the recruitment industry. You will find out what the market for talent will look like in the next few years and understand how digital & AI will play a bigger role on the talent acquisition function.

10:00

Ensuring Your Job Board Thrives in the Sourcing Era

Kasia Tang - Social Recruiting & Sourcing Trainer

Summary: Kasia helps train recruitment teams to hire. She will share her inside experience of how job boards remain an important partner, but need to evolve to stay relevant in the evolving HR space. You will learn different strategies about how to serve both sides of recruiting world (candidates and recruiters).

10:30

Coffee Break

11:00

HR Buyer's Panel

Host: Clair Bush - Marketing Consultant & Founder, Ambush

Panel:
Rob Garner - Senior Talent Partner, Oliver Agency
Sophie Grant - Founder & Talent Partner, Augmentti
Theresa O'Brien - Global Talent Resourcing Leader, CBRE Global Workplace Solutions

Summary: Talent Acquisition and HR buyer's talk about the challenges they face when recruiting and how the job boards can meet those challenges. You will find out what they love, what miffs them off and how a job board would look to them in an ideal world.

12:00

Lunch

Sponsored by
Actonomy

13:05

How to Get the Best from Google for Jobs

Mike Woodrow - President, Aspen Technology Labs
Andrew Hryhorashchuk - COO, Aspen Technology Labs

Summary: In this session, Mike and Andew explore why you should be using Google for Jobs and the challenges seen that impact performance. You will learn how to best optimise your postings for improved success.

13:35

How to Secure Your Future Relationship With Staffing Agencies in the New Recruiting World

Janine Owen - Marketing Director, Search Consultancy
Thomas Prince - Co-Founder, Talent Nexus

14:05

Understanding and Engaging with the Modern Jobseeker

Stephen O'Donnell - Founder, NORAs & RECex

Summary: Stephen has run the Nora awards for over 15 years, so he knows a lot about what job seekers want. He will share plenty of data, trends and practical advice for you to take away.

14:30

Coffee Break

15:00

Thought Leader's Perspective & Success Stories - Candidate Engagement


15:05

What Happens When You Put the Candidate First?

Oliver Quie - Founder and CEO, GradCircle


15:30

Using Machine Learning to Get Better Results for Candidates and Clients

Kateřina Mňuková - Product Manager, Jobs.cz


15:55

To Be Confirmed

David Beaurepaire - Managing Director, HelloWork


16:20

To Be Confirmed

16:45

Drinks Reception

Sponsored by
ZipRecruiter

19:00

Day 1 End

Friday 8th Nov. 2019

Job Board Summit - Europe | Day 2

08:30

Breakfast and Registration

Sponsored by
Jobiqo

09:20

Welcome

Louise Grant - CEO, Jobg8

Introduction by Gold Sponsor
Google Cloud

09:30

Data Justice - Just Because You Can Should You?

Lina Dencik - Director of the Data Justice Lab, University of Cardiff

Summary: In this sesssion, Lina explores what happens when robots start to make human decisions. Can we remove unconscious bias if we profile people based on data or do we make the problem worse?

10:05

A Morning of Disruption

Anna Ott - HR Tech Expert

Summary: Anna will introduce the concept of what will be covered in the morning. Plus, she’ll provide an update on what has changed in the technology landscape in the job board and HR space.

10:20

Video

Derek Jenkins - Managing Director, Monster

Summary: Recruitment agencies are reporting 800% more engagement with job ads that have video embedded. Derek Jenkins will talk about how text based advertising is losing traction and the success that Monster has experienced by adopting video. You’ll learn how you can implement video into your strategy.

10:40

Coffee Break

11:10

ATS Integration - Are You a Platform or a Portal?

Alex Murphy - CEO, JobSync

Summary: In the long running debate of whether or not job boards are dead, dying, or soon to die, this session will dive into what the successful job sites of the future will look like, and more importantly how they will engage candidates, and create differentiation with advertisers.

11:30

Assessment and Gamification

Athina Dova - COO and Co-Founder, Owiwi

11:50

Disruption in Practice Panel

Host: Anna Ott - HR Tech Expert

Panel:
Derek Jenkins - Managing Director, Monster
Alex Murphy - CEO, JobSync
Athina Dova - COO and Co-Founder, Owiwi

12:20

What the European Job Board Market Looks Like in 2019

Didi van Wetten - Labour Market Analyst, Intelligence Group

Summary:

Didi shares research about the trends and developments in 2018/2019 for job boards. You will take-away from the session what the job board market looks like in Europe, and understand what the candidate experience and expectations are in different countries.

12:45

Lunch

Sponsored by
Results Generation

13:45

Diversity and Inclusion

Morgan Lobb - CEO and Founder, Vercida

Summary: Morgan will talk about embedding diversity and inclusion for your job board. You’ll learn why it’s the right thing and commercially beneficial.

14:15

Thought Leader's Perspective & Sucess Stories - Changing the Model Through Pricing and Technology


14:15

Changing the Pricing Model - Lessons Learnt from an Incumbent

Dennis van Allemeersch - Director, De Persgroep
Kayleigh Groenendijk - Senior CRM Marketeer, De Persgroep

Summary: Dennis and Kayleigh talk about their approach and lessons learnt in transitioning from a fixed price duration model to a performance based model in the Netherlands. You will take-away from this session the financial impact estimation of switching, whether performance based is suited for all customer segments, and where to start.

14:40

Doing Things Differently

Iwo Szapar - CEO, Remote-how


15:05

The Wave Is Coming - Let's Learn How to Surf It

Tobias Porserud - Vice President, AppJobs
Bertan Baytekin - Co-Founder & Partnership Manager, AppJobs

Summary:

Tobias provides insights about the market you should understand to see where we are going.

Bertan will then talk about what AppJobs has done, including the performance model and the fundamental difference around speed of transaction.

15:30

Drinks Break

Grab a wine, beer or drink of choice before joining the final session.

Sponsored by
Sercanto

15:45

What’s Your Future?

Thomas Prince - Co-Founder, Talent Nexus
John Salt
Dom Sumners - Owner, OnlineMediaExperts

Summary:

Interactive session with input from industry veterans discussing the highlights over the two days. This session will help you understand the changing business models and what the future of the job board space holds.

16:30

Conference Ends

Louise Grant
Jobg8
Anna Ott
HR Technology Specialist
John Salt
Morgan Lobb
Vercida
Stephen O'Donnell
National Online Recruitment Awards
Kasia Tang
Social Recruiting & Sourcing Trainer
Devyani Vaishampayan
HR Tech Partnership
Iwo Szapar
Remote-how
Kateřina Mňukovár
Jobs.cz
Derek Jenkins
Monster
Alex Murphy
JobSync
Dennis van Allemeersch
de Persgroep Recruitment
Kayleigh Groenendijk
de Persgroep Recruitment
Robert Garner
Oliver Agency
Dr Lina Dencik
University of Cardiff
Didi van Wetten
Intelligence Group
Katy Fridman
Frankly Flexible
Tobias Porserud
AppJobs
Bertan Baytekin
AppJobs
Clair Bush
Ambush
Thomas Prince
Talent Nexus
Oliver Quie
GradCircle
Mike Woodrow
Aspen Technology Labs
Janine Owen
GradCircle

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