HUG in London


Mermaid London



Take a trip to The Mermaid London for a day of illuminating insights, inspiring discussions, and hands-on workshops led by some of the top minds in our HR community.

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A day packed with insights from leading experts in the world of work. Take a look below for what to expect.

08:30 - 09:30

Doors open and breakfast

+400 attending

09:30 - 09:45

Welcome from Personio

09:45 - 10:45

Keynote // Personio: Unlocking the power of people

Hanno Renner, Maria Angelidou-Smith + more

10:45 - 11:25

Keynote // Entrepreneurial thinking and harnessing technology (plus Q&A)

Steven Bartlett

11:45 - 12:25

Panel // Facilitating cross-generational knowledge transfer

Naomi Sesay, Dr. Paul Redmond

12:30 - 12:55

Keynote // Living dangerously

Sir Ranulph Fiennes

14:15 - 15:30

Workshop 1 // How to build a strategy for your HR team

Anna Gullstrand

14:15 - 15:30

Workshop 2 // Where to start with AI and automation

Chris Eggert

14:15 - 15:30

Workshop 3 // How HR can support employee mental resilience

Sarah Furness

14:15 - 15:30

Workshop 4 // How to mitigate bias in your hiring processes

Abadesi Osunsade

14:15 - 15:30

Workshop 5 // Discover more about the Personio Product

Adam Avramescu, Niall Delvin + Alex Grant

15:50 - 16:20

Keynote // How to guide your company through change

Karen Blackett OBE

16:20 - 16:50

Keynote // Mastering the human-AI partnership in HR

Tom Cheesewright & Dan Sodergren

16:50 - 17:00

Closing by Personio

17:00 - 19:00

Canapés, DJ and networking

Your expert guides

Steven Bartlett

Speaker, investor, author, and founder

Social Chain

Sir Ranulph Fiennes

Explorer and author

Sarah Furness

Combat helicopter pilot, RAF Squadron Leader, and founder

Well Be It Ltd

Karen Blackett OBE

President UK


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