Event Summary

The SHRI HR Hackathon is back for its 3rd year running in Singapore, and this time, we are launching it virtually! Join us on 28 November 2020 for the HR Hackathon Virtual Presentation Day to witness our inspiring youths pave the way for the future of HR!
The disruptive nature of COVID-19 pandemic has been an unforeseen circumstance that no one has predicted, causing a total shift in the norm of our everyday lives.
The first ever Virtual HR Hackathon 2020 aims to unlock our youths’ potential as they navigate and tackle ongoing real life HR challenge statements provided by community partners with guidance by industry experts as mentors.

Event Details

Date: 28 November, 2020

Time: 9.30am - 5.30pm

: Zoom

Fees:

Free!

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Session Details

Programme Outline*

  • 9.30am to 12.30pm: Student teams presentation
  • 12.30pm to 2pm: Lunch Break
  • 2pm to 4pm: Grand final student teams presentation
  • 4pm to 4.45pm: Panel Discussion | The Workplace of 2021(Refer to below for info)
  • 4.45pm to 5.30pm: Winners Presentation & Farewell
*Programme schedule subject to change

Session Details

Esteemed Judges for SHRI HR Hackathon 2020

Alvin Goh – Executive Director (SHRI)

Brian Hardiman – Head of Practice – HR (Volt International)

Charmaine Sim – Assistant Honorary Secretary (SHRI)

Liza Chang – Director, People & Organisation Development (Wildlife Reserves)

Pamela Lee – Director, HR Sector Development (MOM)

Shawn Tan – HR Director SEA (Under Armour)

Stephanie Nash – Co-creator and Chief People Officer (Thrive HR Exchange)

Sriram Iyer – CEO (hrtech.sg)

Wong Keng Fye – Head of Human Resource (Maybank Singapore)

Session Details

Panel Discussion – The Workplace of 2021

With the HR Hackathon’s theme being, “An Agile Workforce in the face of Adversity”, our panel of HR experts will delve into The Workplace of 2021 to discuss about the evolution of work post-pandemic.

Speaker Details

Panellist: Shawn Tan

HR Director SEA (Under Armour)

Shawn Tan is an experienced HR professional who has held regional HR and business leadership roles across hospitality, consulting , media and retail industries. Throughout his career, his strong understanding of how business works has helped him link HR initiatives with specific requirements. This encompasses functions across HR business partnering, change management, policy development, employee relations, industrial relations and talent management.

In his current role as HR Director for Under Armour SEA, Shawn oversees the people function and provides HR leadership in driving business growth. He is deeply passionate about aligning talent and leadership development with business strategies, concurrently transforming and optimising potential of both people and business.

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Panellist: Stephanie Nash

Co-creator and Chief People Officer (Thrive HR Exchange)

Stephanie Nash is the Co-creator of Thrive HR Exchange and Chief People Officer at ChapmanV. In this role, she provides strategic direction and advisory services across a broad portfolio of business interests and innovations in human resources. This includes ChapmanCG, a global HR executive search firm, the Thrive HR Exchange, an online community platform for HR professionals shaping the future of work and investments in HR technology start-ups. She has more than two decades’ experience as a human resources leader working across the United States, Asia, Australia and South America. During this time, she served in senior HR roles for Fortune 500 companies, including Allergan, Microsoft and BHP. Prior to joining ChapmanV, Stephanie held the role of Chief People Officer at RedMart, where she oversaw the growth of the Singapore-based technology and ecommerce platform through the sale to Lazada-Alibaba Group.

Speaker Details

Panellist: Wong Keng Fye

Head of Human Resource (Maybank Singapore)

Mr Wong Keng Fye is Head, Human Capital, Singapore overseeing Maybank Singapore, Maybank Kim Eng and Etiqa Insurance. Keng Fye was also appointed as Business Human Capital Director for Group Wealth Management (GWM) in January 2019 under the new target operating model to build a successful regional wealth management franchise within Maybank Group. On 15 July 2020, Keng Fye was also appointed as Head, Human Capital MKE Singapore in addition to his role as Head, Human Capital Singapore and Business Human Capital Director for GWM.

Speaker Details

Moderator: Alvin Goh

Executive Director,
Singapore Human Resources Institute (SHRI)

Alvin is an accomplished international senior business manager with over 15 years’ of experience in the financial and consulting industry where he played key roles in various business and human capital transformation projects that has translated to net bottom line growth of USD100 million.

He was part of a task force that had to implement a comprehensive BCP during the SARS pandemic when he was working in Shanghai, China. He saw first-hand how badly it affected the livelihood and mental state of his staff and students.

Alvin firmly believes that a well thought out BCP should go beyond the protection of an organisation’s operations, systems, infrastructure, reputation and business assets and must include the well-being of its people.

Event Details

Date: 28 November, 2020

Time: 9.30am - 5.30pm

: Zoom

Fees:

Free!

Register Here for Virtual Presentation Day

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