HRLS-West-Speaker Mark-Levy

Mark Levy

Former Global Head of Employee Experience, Airbnb

HRLS-West-Speaker Janet-Hughes

Janet Hughes

Director, Human Resources, Vancouver Film School

HRLS-West-Speaker Alex-Johnson

Alex Johnson

Country HR Leader, Cisco Canada

HRLS-West-Speaker Christina-McClung

Christina McClung

VP Human Resources and Chief of Staff to President, Capital One

HRLS-West-Speaker John-Stix

John Stix

Award-winning Thought Leader & Executive, Workplace Culture Executive, Entrepreneur, Mentor & Motivational Speaker; Co-Founder of Fibernetics & President of KidsWifi

HRLS-West-Speaker Angela-Champ

Angela Champ

Author & Human Resources Executive; SVP, People & Culture, Prospera Credit Union

HRLS-West-Speaker Tracy-McDonald

Tracy McDonald

Director, Talent & Culture, Left™

HRLS-West-Speaker Antonio-Zivanovic

Antonio Zivanovic

Employee Health, Benefits & Pensions Strategist; CEO, The ReFrame Financial Group


Join us at our upcoming inaugural HR Leaders Summit West this April 17th in Vancouver at the Vancouver Convention Centre! This timely event specifically caters to senior HR executives in Western Canada and will address most pressing regional issues and challenges through high-level keynote presentations and panel discussions. The program was researched and developed with direct input from industry’s senior HR executives across Western Canada, and is focused on the overarching theme of How to Recruit, Retain and Engage Best Talent in the Age of the Employee. Topics will include:

  • How to build a culture of diversity, happiness and belonging
  • The impact of automation and AI on HR in a time of uncertainty
  • How to lead and engage a remote workforce
  • How marijuana legalization will impact employers
  • How to transform your culture and employer brand from the inside out
  • What does strategic HR really mean and how to do it right
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  • Gain exclusive insights from international experts and Canadian industry leaders through in-depth keynote sessions and high-level panel discussions
  • Engage with your peers through facilitated networking opportunities and the delegate drinks reception
  • Earn continuing professional development (CPHR) credits
  • Obtain practical take home strategies and implementable ideas from Canada’s top HR leaders
  • Hear innovative ideas from prominent CEOs and industry's top thought leaders!



The award-winning Vancouver Convention Centre is a green-designed, state-of-the-art facility on the waterfront in beautiful downtown Vancouver. From their LEED® Platinum-certified facility design, the use of the latest green technologies to the adoption of green operating practices, the Vancouver Convention Centre is committed to being as environmentally sustainable as possible.


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