TALiNT Advantage: Benchmark Summit 2021

Are you ready for the next generation employee?

18th Nov 2021
12:30 – 17:30 GMT
Free for
HR & TA Leaders
The King’s Fund
Cavendish Square, London, England, W1G 0AN

About the Event

Join us on Thursday 18th November 2021 for our annual Benchmark Summit. TALiNT Partner’s half-day live conference for HR and Talent Acquisition Leaders. 

Debra Sparshott, Employer Programme Director, will present the findings of the 2021 Benchmark Programme and share her thoughts on what it tells us about trends and challenges in employer talent acquisition over the last 12 months. 

The event opens with insight from Sophie Devonshire, CEO of the Marketing Society on how organisations have adapted their external messaging through the pandemic and how this will impact what comes next. 

We close with a fresh look at D&I from Lord Holmes, who will share his thoughts on how the events of 2020 have driven significant changes in attitude and action this year. 

Breakout sessions throughout the event offer guests the opportunity to learn, share and connect with peers across a broad range of subjects, directly relevant for internal talent acquisition and aligned with the Benchmark Programme.   

Choose from: 

  • Candidate Experience 
  • Deployment of
  • Systems & Technology 
  • Diversity & Inclusion 
  • Employer Brand & Candidate Attraction
  • Employment Flexibility
  • Onboarding   
  • Recruitment Planning & Effectiveness 
  • Screening, Assessment & Selection   
  • Youth Employment 
  • Retention & Internal Mobility 

Registration is now open – numbers will be limited so we recommend booking early. 

Guests are invited to an informal drinks reception after the event for a chance to catch up with their peers in talent acquisition. 

It’s not too late to be part of the Benchmark 2021 Programme – click here to start your own review 

We can’t wait to see you there. 

Who Can Attend?

Tickets are complimentary for senior HR and TA leaders. If you are a supplier, please contact andy@talint.co.uk for sponsorship and ticket information. 

Why join

  • Learn a lot, be inspired – a wide range of topics are covered with expert speakers sharing analysis, insight and knowledge covering the full spectrum of issues relevant to talent acquisition and management, ensuring you’re energised and full of ideas.
  • You’re in good company – participants are all senior professionals involved in hiring.
  • Share your challenges and knowledge - with engaging Q&A and discussion opportunities.
  • Meet relevant suppliers in a collaborative environment for advice and market insight. We curate our sponsoring partners to ensure their solutions are relevant to what you do.
  • Connect with peers – you have time throughout the event for networking with other professionals.

Speakers

Debra Sparshott

Programme Director
TALiNT Partners

Andy Daniel

Director
TALiNT Partners

Ken Brotherston

Managing Director
TALiNT Partners

Sophie Devonshire

CEO
The Marketing Society

Lord Chris Holmes

Deputy Chair, Channel 4; Chancellor, BPP;
Diversity Advisor, Cabinet Office;
Member of UK House of Lords

Agenda

  • 12:30: Registration & working lunch
  • 13:00 - 10:00: Welcome & insights from The Benchmark 2021 - Debra Sparshott, Employer Programme Director, TALiNT Partners
  • 13:55 - 14:15: Opening Keynote Speech - Sophie Devonshire, CEO, Marketing Society
  • 14:15 - 15:00: Breakout session one
  • Candidate Experience
  • Deployment of Systems & Technology 
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Employer Brand & Candidate Attraction
  • Employment Flexibility
  • Onboarding   
  • Recruitment Planning & Effectiveness
  • Screening, Assessment & Selection   
  • Youth Employment
  • Retention & Internal Mobility 
  • 15:00 - 15:25: Refreshments & networking
  • 15:30 - 16:15: Breakout session two
  • Candidate Experience
  • Deployment of Systems & Technology 
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Employer Brand & Candidate Attraction
  • Employment Flexibility
  • Onboarding   
  • Recruitment Planning & Effectiveness
  • Screening, Assessment & Selection   
  • Youth Employment
  • Retention & Internal Mobility 
  • 16:15 - 17:00: Breakout session three
  • Candidate Experience
  • Deployment of Systems & Technology 
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Employer Brand & Candidate Attraction
  • Employment Flexibility
  • Onboarding   
  • Recruitment Planning & Effectiveness
  • Screening, Assessment & Selection   
  • Youth Employment
  • Retention & Internal Mobility 
  • 17:00 - 17:30: Closing Keynote Speech - Chris Holmes, Lord Holmes of Richmond
  • 17:30 - 19:30: Drinks reception

Sponsors

Testimonials

5/5
"This was my first time at the TALiNT Benchmark Summit. What an amazing well put together event. A host of speakers, providing their time to share their experience and ideas. I met, I learnt, I shared, I connected with others. Thanks Christine and Ken, looking forward to your next event."
Jan Eaton
VSO
5/5
"Very well organised and insightful event. Lots of good takeaways and great opportunity to network and share experiences."
Bhumika Punj
The Economist Group

18th Nov 2021

12:30 – 17:30 GMT

Free for
HR & TA Leaders
The King’s Fund
Cavendish Square, London, England, W1G 0AN