Karen is the co-founder of Disruptive HR, a London-based consultancy that works with leaders and HR professionals to help them make their people practices fit for a disrupted world. She is a director-level HR generalist with 20 years’ of hands-on experience transforming HR teams, and has previously worked at companies including Nokia, Eversheds, and the BBC.
David D'SouzaMembership Director @ CIPD
A regular keynote speaker and writer on people and the world of work, David focuses on the links between behavioural science and HR/L&D – and on the impact, opportunities and risks of automation and artificial intelligence. His commentary is regularly featured in national media. David is on the top 5 most influential global L&D experts list (Rise).
Stuart LawrensonPartner @ Shoosmiths
Stuart advises on all aspects of employment law, both contentious and non contentious and has appeared in Tribunal on numerous occasions where he has represented both employees and employers. He is the primary point of contact for a number of household names including Krispy Kreme, Avis, Phase Eight and Diversey.