– Daily Mirror – 19.06.2023
CIPM Sri Lanka – the Nation’s leader in human resource management, has organized its flagship event, the National HR Conference, South Asia’s largest and most inclusive HR conference, on 21 and 22 June at the Monarch Imperial, Sri Jayewardenepura under the theme “Navigating Dire Straits.” The conference comprising six technical sessions, including two-panel discussions, will introduce new insights on effective people management practices to address the challenges such as the brain drain, improving productivity, and finding solutions to people-based problems companies face based on the current environment. CIPM NHRC 2023 has attracted some of the world’s most renowned resource personnel and representatives from many regional HR bodies, including NIPM India and Bangladesh Society for Human Resource Management, which is indicative of the interest and enthusiasm of the global and regional HR community in the activities organized by CIPM Sri Lanka. Chief Guest Rolf Blaser – Managing Director, A Baur & Co (Pvt) Ltd, will deliver the keynote speech. “We are delighted to host the NHRC after a lapse of 3 years. The NHRC is the only dedicated event that brings the entire HR fraternity from all over the country under one roof to discuss people management challenges and arrives at efficient, workable solutions. The expert lineup of speakers and panelists at the technical sessions and panel discussions will share valuable insights which will help to raise the bar for the HR fraternity in moving efficiently and successfully during times of dire straits,” said Ken Vijayakumar – President of CIPM Sri Lanka. “The CIPM NHRC 2023 is a platform that enables HR professionals to network and exchange ideas and insights on the current challenges companies face and discuss and deliberate the best approaches and solutions to address them. We are confident that the extensive programme that the organizing committee has put together will add value to the participants,” said Priyankara Seneviratne – Chairman of NHRC 2023 and Hony. Secretary, CIPM Sri Lanka. In addition to the technical sessions, the grand final round of the CIPM Great HR Debate and the presentation of the Lifetime Achievement award to the most outstanding HR professional will be held during the conference. The National HR Exhibition – the only exhibition dedicated to the HR community, will be held throughout both days of the conference, with leading local and regional HR Service providers showcasing their next-gen HR products and services.