TALiNT PointSix: Preparing for the future of recruitment

Expert perspectives on how to maximise talent, technology & data for new talent trends & employer expectations

9th Dec 2021
10:30 -13:30
Free for Recruitment & Talent Solutions Leaders

Home Grown
Montagu Room
44 Great Cumberland Place

About the Event

Join us on Thursday 9th December 2021 for insight on the future of recruitment and new ways of using talent tech to improve performance and profitability. How will AI, Automation and Data enable recruiters to produce better quality shortlists and enhance the candidate experience? How have employer expectations changed this year and how can tech help recruiters to adapt in 2022?  

Speakers & Topics

Our panel of PointSix members and recruitment technology experts will share tactics and insights on for enhancing your sales capability, enabling collaboration, and improving candidate experience. 

  • Scott Siwicki, Group Client Services Director, RGF Staffing – Winner, TIARA Tech Transformation Award 2021
  • Joanna Hackett, Solutions Architect, Reed Talent Solutions – Winner, TIARA Candidate Experience Award, Long-Term Partnership Award & Talent Solutions Provider of the Year 2021
  • Chris Kendrick, CEO of Mercury xRMWinner, TIARA Talent Tech Innovation Award 2021
  • Adam Hawkins, Head of Staffing EMEA & LATAM, LinkedIn – Judge, TIARA Talent Tech Star Awards

Who Can Attend?

This workshop is designed for recruitment and talent solutions leaders making key strategic decisions about their digital transformation. It’s Free for Recruitment and Talent Solutions leaders and will prioritise PointSix members.

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 the industry, ensuring you’re energised and full of ideas.
  • You’re in good company – participants are all senior peers within the industry.
  • 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 – we connect everyone (if agreed) after each session


Alex Evans

Programme Director
TALiNT Partners

Joanna Hackett

Solutions Architect
Reed Talent Solutions

Scott Siwicki

Group Client Solutions Director
RGF Staffing UK

Adam Hawkins

Head of Search & Staffing EMEA


Chris Kendrick

Mercury xRM

  • 10:30 - 11:00 :Arrival & Registration
  • 11:00 - 11:05: Welcome & Introduction - Alex Evans, Programme Director TALiNT Partners
  • 11:05 - 11:25: Session one: Technology Predictions & Priorities - Chris Kendrick, CEO, Mercury xRM
  • Why talent tech will need to work harder for recruiters to support employers in 2022 
  • How to map markets, build talent networks, and produce more predictive analytics 
  • 11:25 - 11:45: Session two: Data & Staffing Trends – Adam Hawkins, Head of Search & Staffing EMEA & LATAM, LinkedIn
  • Why skills mapping is helping recruiters become better workforce advisers 
  • Which staffing trends are driving demand for new data insights and services 
  • 11:45 - 12:05: Session three: Transformation Takeaways - Joanna Hackett, Solutions Architect, Reed Talent Solution & Scott Siwicki, Group Client Solutions Director, RGF Staffing
  • How to meet new client demands & better support TA / HR leaders 
  • How to decide if an RPO project or client is worth taking on  
  • Where automation is having the greatest impact on profit and performance 
  • Why to build, partner or buy on tech transformation 
  • How tech can improve client and candidate loyalty 
  • 12:05 - 12:20: Panel Q&A
  • 12:30 - 13:30 Networking lunch



"A really greal panel of experts brought together to share and be open about business improvement through thier subject matter expertise which was truly beneficial and interesting"
Bev White
Harvey Nash Group
"Thank you to TALiNT for hosting a brillaint face to face event - my first opportunity to network since the Pandemic. Made even more enjoyable through the strong subject matter specialists speaking and peers who attended."
Linda Turner
Register your interest for the TALiNT PointSix Lunch & Learn on 9th December
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9th Dec 2021

10:30 – 13:30

Free for Recruitment & Talent Solutions Leaders

Home Grown
Montagu Room
44 Great Cumberland Place

Adam Hawkins
Head of Search & Staffing UK&I

Adam Hawkins is Head of Search & Staffing at LinkedIn in EMEA. With two decades of recruitment industry experience, he is a trusted advisor to leading recruitment and executive search firms across the globe. His team partners with recruiters to arm them with unique data, insights and talent trends from LinkedIn’s 722+ million members globally to help them find the best talent for their clients quickly. With recruiters playing an integral role in powering businesses and the economy, his team is proud to partner with them to help connect people to opportunity and build career confidence.

Prior to LinkedIn, Adam spent over 18 years at The Adecco Group in numerous senior leadership and executive board member roles. He worked and lived abroad for 10 of those years where he gained unique exposure to many of the global staffing markets and associated business models.

Outside of work, Adam supports as an advisor to a number of industry-related ventures and is an active mentor to entrepreneurs from diverse and underrepresented backgrounds.