WERC Regional Summit in India 

 Bengaluru, India | 7 May 2024​​ 

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The 2024 WERC Regional Summit in India will take place at the JW Marriott Hotel Bengaluru on 7 May 2024

Register now to unlock localized education and networking with industry professionals. By attending, you will:

  • Dive into challenges and opportunities specific to India and neighboring economies. 
  • Review talent mobility trends, explore resources, and gain insights from program leaders.
  • Gain new connections during sessions and dedicated networking time.

Attendees will be eligible to earn continuing education credits towards CRP®, GMS®, (S)CRP®, (S)GMS®, and (S)GMS-T®.

Early registration is available for a limited time! Don’t wait to secure your savings.

Corporate HR professionals may be eligible for free registration. Learn about how to qualify for the Corporate Mobility WERC Access Program here.

Stay tuned for details on the full agenda!

About the Venue

WERC is excited to host the 2024 Regional Summit in India at the JW Marriott Hotel Bengaluru. Located in the heart of India’s undisputed technology hub, this location provides the perfect setting to explore innovations in talent mobility within the region. Looking to stay overnight? Check current rates and book early to ensure space is available.

JW Marriott Bengaluru
24/1, Vittal Mallya Rd, KG Halli, Shanthala Nagar, Ashok Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001, India

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All sessions below are subject to change and times are listed in Indian Standard Time (GMT+5:30).

Registration Pricing

 

Early
(through 1 March)

Regular
(2 March - 19 April)

Late
(after 20 April)

Member

$300

$350

$400

Non-Member

$450

$500

$550

Exhibitor

$450

$500

$550

Corporate Mobility WERC Access Program

2 Complimentary Registrations Per Company + $150 Per Additional Corporate HR Attendee

*Exhibitors receive 1 complimentary registration. Additional attendees coming with the exhibitor can be purchased for the rates listed above

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Agenda Overview

All sessions below are subject to change and times are listed in Indian Standard Time (GMT+5:30).
Time
Session Title
09:00 – 09:30
Coffee and Registration
09:30 – 10:30
Workforce Renaissance: A Macro Perspective on Today's Workforce
10:30 – 11:00
Break & Exhibition
11:00 – 12:00
Mobility in Motion: Insights into 2024's Employee Relocation Trends
12:00 – 13:30
Lunch & Exhibition
13:30 – 14:30
Sponsored Roundtables
14:30 – 15:30
Redefining Relocation: Navigating Hybrid Work and the Allure of Secondary-Tier Cities
15:30 – 16:00
Break to Visit With Sponsors
16:00 – 17:00
Global vs. Glocal: Debating the Integration of India in Corporate Relocation Policies
17:00
Networking Reception & Exhibition

About the Sessions

Please note that all sessions are subject to change. Speaker information will be announced soon for each session.

Workforce Renaissance: A Macro Perspective on Today's Workforce

Embark on a strategic exploration with our opening session, where a renowned corporate human resources executive will present a macro perspective on workplace shifts. Uncover the transformative forces influencing how organizations approach talent mobility in the modern era. This session sets the stage for the conference, offering a specialized lens on macro considerations for mobility in the contemporary workforce.

Mobility in Motion: Insights into 2024's Employee Relocation Trends

Join us for a thought-provoking panel discussion on the top trends shaping employee relocation in 2024. Our expert panelists will explore the impact of demographic changes, evolving allowances and policies, and both global and domestic trends on how organizations approach workforce mobility. Don't miss out on the opportunity to gain valuable insights, practical tips, and real-world perspectives from industry leaders to help you adapt your relocation policies in sync with the pulse of the evolving workforce landscape.

Redefining Relocation: Navigating Hybrid Work and the Allure of Secondary-Tier Cities

Join us for an insightful session exploring the transformative impact of hybrid work models and the increasing appeal of secondary-tier cities on corporate employee relocations. As organizations navigate the evolving landscape of work, discover how the shift towards hybrid arrangements is reshaping the traditional approach to employee relocations. Delve into the challenges and opportunities presented by this paradigm shift, examining the intersection of talent mobility, workplace flexibility, and the changing dynamics of city preferences. Gain valuable insights to strategically adapt your approach to employee relocations in the era of hybrid work.

Global vs. Glocal: Debating the Integration of India in Corporate Relocation Policies

Engage in a spirited debate-style session that tackles the question of whether special considerations should be made for India in global corporate relocation policies. Explore the nuances of the Indian market and the unique challenges and opportunities it poses for relocation strategies. Advocates on both sides will present compelling arguments, discussing cultural, regulatory, and operational differences that may warrant distinct policies for India. Join this interactive session to gain a comprehensive understanding of the complexities involved in aligning or differentiating relocation policies for India within the global context.

 

Sponsors & Exhibitors

 

Sponsors


Incepted in 1987, Agarwal Packers and Movers Ltd. (APML) is the largest Logistics company in India that provides the best-in-class relocation services in India and abroad.

APML has diversified interests in Packing and Moving, Transportation, 3PL, Warehousing, Storage & Removals, Supply Chain, ODC Transportation and other related activities.

The company owns more than 1500 GPS-enabled vehicles, 140 self-owned offices across pan-India, 2000+ skilled professionals, 3 million square feet of warehousing space and over 3000 trucking cubes (containers).

Moreover, it has active branches in various cities serving 1264 destinations within India that together facilitate approximately 1000+ moves per day.

With immensely growing footprints in the international arena, we have a physical presence in the USA, UAE, Singapore, Canada, Indonesia, Nepal and Malaysia.




Formula Group serves as a comprehensive corporate mobility services provider in India, catering to the mobility requirements of numerous Fortune 500 companies, encompassing both inbound and outbound mobility needs. Our extensive array of relocation management services is supported by a technology platform designed with a human-centric approach. This platform empowers employees and their families to navigate the transition seamlessly from their current location to a new residence. Recognizing the challenges of relocating to a new city, adapting to a different culture, enrolling children in schools, or establishing new daily routines for spouses, we empathize with the complexities involved. Millennials, in particular, may find it overwhelming to acclimate to a new culture and secure safe accommodations. However, amidst these challenges lie numerous opportunities. Our committed and well-trained consultants are dedicated to assisting individuals in overcoming these hurdles, ensuring their focus remains on the opportunities presented. We meticulously organize each phase of the relocation journey to align with the specific needs of relocating employees and their families. Our support extends until they comfortably settle into their new home. At Formula Group, we strive to turn each step of the relocation process into a tailored experience, providing unwavering assistance throughout the transition.




Founded in 1996, Ikan stands as a premier player in global talent mobility management. Accredited with EGQS+, ISO 9001, ISO 27001, ISO 14001, EcoVadis & GPTW, IKAN is most acclaimed DSPs in the world with more than 35 global/industry awards. IKAN offers comprehensive services, from immigration and relocation to human resources and compliance.



Premier Exhibitors


Cartus Corporation is leaning into its essence, Where Mobility Meets Agility®. A global leader in talent mobility and a subsidiary of Anywhere Real Estate Inc. (NYSE: HOUS), Cartus delivers the full spectrum of corporate relocation services to organizations of all sizes across the world. These include more than a third of Fortune 100 companies as well as hundreds of clients with small-to-mid-size programs serviced through their dedicated Cartus Insignia segment. Learn more at cartus.com.



 

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