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HR Conference in Bratislava


21. 03. 2016
on "Change Management: The Challenges and New Trends“.


8:30 – 9:00

Registration & Refreshments

9:00 – 9:05


  • Jake Slegers, Executive Director, AmCham Slovakia

9:05 – 10:05

Keynote speech: “Building a Strategic Network“

  • Dorie Clark, Consultant, Professional Speaker, and a frequent contributor to the Harvard Business Review and the TIME Magazine

10:05 – 10:20

Coffee Break

10:20 – 11:45

Panel Discussion: “How to Introduce Changes and Produce Positive Results in Slovak Companies?”

  • Katarína Bobotová, Operations Manager Slovakia, Grafton Recruitment Slovakia
  • Kateřina Burešová, Manager HR SK, Philip Morris
  • Ján Uriga, Head of Consulting at Global Business Solutions, Swiss RE
  • Maxim Strashun, Head of Talent Development EMEA, Lenovo Slovakia
  • Miroslav Kubiš, Business Development Manager, VA Žilina (Moderator)

11:45 – 11:50

Short Break

11:50 – 12:20

Presentation: “Change Management Capability as Core Competency”

  • Kateřina Burešová, Manager HR SK, Philip Morris - Top Employer of the year 2016

12:20 – 13:20           Lunch

13:20 – 14:30          

Workshop A - “Change Management from the Perspective of Legal Practice“ by Grafton

  • Petra Balážová, Manager – Temporary Staffing, Grafton Slovakia
  • Dagmar Zukalová, Zukalová - Advokátska kancelária

Organizational change as a tool for the headcount decrease

  • what is wok efficiency,
  • the purpose of change and the conflict with ethical standards,
  • feasibility of the work offered,  

Other organizational changes

  • merging and separation of positions,
  • changes of the positions in an organizational structure linked to the change of requirements for the work performance or job description

14:30 – 14:45          

Coffee Break

14:45 – 16:00  

Workshop B: “Test Yourself: What Motivates You and How Do You React To Changes?”

  • Miroslav Kubiš, Business Development Manager, VA Žilina (Moderator)

The workshop will consist of two parts: individual assessment and group discussion

  • what happens to you in case of changes,
  • what external and internal factors help you to manage the changes,
  • how do you change under stress,
  • what puts you under stress and what doesn´t
  • plus you will learn a lot more about yourself.

On the basis of our group discussion we will conclude how to handle the change successfully.


  • member 95 € (please register thru online sign up)
  • non-member 150 € (please register at


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Mar 21, 2016  


From 08:30 until 16:00  


Hotel Crowne Plaza, Bratislava

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