The IBI HR Forum is to be held on Monday 26 October in London, UK. The event is complimentary to industry HR professionals and will take place from 11:15am to 5:00pm at IBI’s Time Inc. headquarters in the Blue Fin Building. The venue is located on the South Bank of the Thames, with easy access by all means of transport.

The event, aimed at HR professionals working in the recreational marine industry, will address the critical issue of attracting and retaining employees in a highly competitive and fluid market.

The keynote address will be presented by Colin Sloman, a partner of worldwide consulting group Accenture. Sloman brings 20 years of experience as the head of Accenture’s Human Capital Strategy and Talent Practices, working across the globe from Australia to the US, Middle East, Russia, Europe as well as Africa.

Other topics on the agenda include “Practical Ways to Engage and Motivate your Talented Employees” presented by Jude Hartley, the Learning and Development Manager at Time Inc., as well as a group workshop on “Human Resources Role in Dealing with Change”, networking opportunities, and introduction to a new Industry Salary and Benefits Survey being introduced by Nick Hopkinson, publishing director of the Marine Group at Time Inc. (UK).

The forum is part of a new initiative at the Time Inc. Marine Group assisting marine companies with human resource issues, including the recruitment platform IBI Jobs, a specialised job site for the international boat and superyacht sectors linking up industry vacancies with qualified prospects.

For more details on the seminar and to make a reservation, please download the Agenda and full event details.