Arlington, VA, March 22, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Worldwide ERC®, the workforce mobility association, will host a Global Workforce Summit: Talent Mobility in APAC, March 26-27 in Shanghai. With over 600 mobility professionals registered (over 55% corporate HR registrants), this is the premier event for organizations with a current focus in the APAC region or those looking to expand there.
“The APAC marketplace has become increasingly competitive. A well-defined mobility strategy is key to a company’s ability to compete for top talent. Our goal at this summit is to provide attendees a platform to network with a dynamic community of mobility professionals, while gaining knowledge on strategic initiatives and best practices for mobility within this region,” says Peggy Smith, SCRP, SGMS-T, President and CEO of Worldwide ERC®.
Attendees will have ample opportunities for networking with nearly 50 exhibiting organizations, as well as access to a wide variety of educational opportunities, including:
Targeted Sessions: Simultaneously held sessions targeting specific areas that allow attendees to design a personalized educational track.
Global Thought Leaders - Senior Strategists Dialogue: Key industry leaders provide insight on the current state of talent mobility in APAC, along with a road map for the future.
Peer2Peer Global Mobility Benchmarking Workshop for Corporate HR Professionals: An exclusive workshop, enabling corporate HR professionals to benchmark with their peers on talent mobility policy and operational issues in a confidential environment.
Keynote Session: Dr. William Tan personifies both passion and compassion. He contracted polio at the age of two and is paralyzed from the waist down. Notwithstanding his disability, he has shown outstanding strength in overcoming adversities throughout his life and has grown to be a scholar in the field of medicine.
Global Mobility Specialist (GMS®) Education: Held by over 4,000 professionals in 60 countries, the GMS® designation is the world’s most recognized designation program on global mobility. A two-day, in-person segment of this training program will be offered on March 23 and 24.
Strategic Talent Mobility: GMS-T® Education: Mobility has become an increasingly critical strategic component of a well-managed talent management program. A one-day, in-person session will be offered prior to the Summit on March 25.
About Worldwide ERC®
Worldwide ERC® has served for 50 years as the membership association and foremost center for corporate and government mobility, educating and connecting mobility professionals worldwide. The recognized industry authority on talent mobility and assignments in the U.S. and major global traffic areas, Worldwide ERC® is headquartered in the Washington, DC metropolitan area, with offices in Belgium and China. Contact Worldwide ERC® at +1 703 842 3400, or visit www.WorldwideERC.org.