People Analytics & Future of Work 2018

February 1st & 2nd, 2018

The Westin SFO

People Analytics & Future of Work Conference is coming to San Francisco. Come learn, explore, and create with some of the world’s most accomplished practitioners, thought leaders, and analytics vendors. This unique program engages, inspires, and provides unique insights into cutting-edge practices, as well as views into what’s coming next. Also discussed will be research into over-arching talent trends and how work will soon be measured and organized taking into account automation, AI, and globalization. Looking forward to seeing you there!

Be sure to check back for additional speakers or other updates.

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Soft Agenda

AGENDA Day 2 Friday, February 2nd

The Ethics of People Analytics: Highlights from Recent Research

Analytics in Talent Acquisition: Improving Diversity Recruiting


People Analytics and the Re-Emergence of Workforce Planning

The Half-Life of Skills in Workforce Planning & Individual Development


Diversity, Inclusion, & Belonging: The Role of People Analytics

People Analytics 2018 & Beyond: People as Data Creators

The People Analytics Accelerator and Innovation Lab

Adjourn & Networking

AGENDA Day 1 Thursday, February 1st

People Analytics & Future of Work: The New Normal Emerges

Understanding Employee Sentiment Through Social Network Analysis

Creating Culture: People Analytics & Employee Experience Design


Analyzing Total Workforce Capability, Capacity, Cost, & Culture

Vendor Showcase 1


Machine Learning/AI, ONA, and other Innovations in People Analytics

Employee Wellness: The Role of People Measurement & Analysis


Workforce Optimization: How Analytics Helps Balance Competing Goals

The People Analytics Team: How to Build Enduring Capability

Vendor Showcase 2

Cocktail Reception & Networking

Venue Location

The Westin San Francisco Airport

Area – San Francisco International Airport

Located near San Francisco International Airport, our venue provides excellent access to Bay Area transportation as well as all the city has to offer.  Gateway Management has on-the-ground knowledge of the area’s best restaurants, hotels and shows to maximize your experience outside the conference.

Hotel and Accommodation Facilities

Our venue’s excellent location offers easy access to the entire San Francisco Bay Area.  We have scouted locations throughout the region and find that the Westin San Francisco Airport offers excellent accommodations, a unrivaled meeting environment and tremendous value. You can also book at the Aloft.  It's located right next door to The Westin.


This event is best accessed by-way-of San Francisco International Airport.  A hotel shuttle leaves every 20 minutes from SFO, directly to the event location.   Oakland International Airport offers another convenient traveling option for our non-local guests and can be accessed by BART trains or taxi cabs.


The Westin San Francisco Airport

1 Old Bayshore Highway

Millbrae, CA 94030




We are focused on bringing together proven and emerging talent planning & analytics leaders, practitioners, academics, vendors, and other influencers so we can authentically explore leading practices, emerging innovations, and other trends affecting the future of work and leader decision-making.

There are some incredible opportunities to partner with us on this world class analytics event. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for the upcoming conference, please contact:

Al Adamsen // Co - Chair

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