Human Capital Watch™ : Talent Challenges in Asia
15 May, 2013 | (01 hr)
Businesses in Asia are now faced with a number of human capital related challenges, such as shifting workforce demographics, a shortage in skilled talent, and an increasingly tight labor market. This web cast seeks to explore current talent challenges in Asia and how these challenges affect businesses that are operating in these regions.
Join Rebecca L. Ray, Ph.D., Senior Vice President, Human Capital at The Conference Board as she leads a panel discussion with Nandani Lynton, Ph.D., Director, Leadership Development at Maersk; Gary Schmidt, Ph.D., Practice Leader, Talent Management ASEAN at Right Management; Amy Abel, Ph.D., Director, Human Capital Research at The Conference Board; and Yolanda Lannquist, Research Analyst, Human Capital at The Conference Board.
This web cast will focus on current business strategies Asian companies are using to overcome talent related challenges and detail key findings from three major reports released by The Conference Board:
- Reading the Tea Leaves: The Impact of China's Twelfth Five-Year Plan on Human Capital Challenges
- Addressing the Talent Shortage in China and India: Leveraging Women in the Workforce
- Accelerating Leadership Development of High Potentials in Asia
Rebecca L. Ray, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President, Human Capital, The Conference Board
Rebecca Ray is senior vice president, human capital at The Conference Board and the leader of the Human Capital Practice. Human capital research at The Conference Board focuses on human capital analytics, labor markets, workforce readiness, strate... Full Bio
Amy Lui Abel, Ph.D.
Amy Lui Abel is the director of human capital research at The Conference Board. She leads research efforts focusing on human capital analytics, labor markets, workforce readiness, strategic workforce planning, talent management, diversity and incl... Full Bio
Yolanda Lannquist is a research analyst in human capital at The Conference Board. Lannquist graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Barnard College, Columbia University, with a bachelor’s degree in economics and European studies. Her senior thesis was... Full Bio
Dr. Nandani Lynton
Nandani Lynton is Director of Leadership Development at Maersk in Copenhagen and adjunct professor of management at the China Europe International Business School in Shanghai. She previously founded and ran an organizational consulting firm in Chi... Full Bio
Gary Schmidt, Ph.D.
Gary Schmidt, Ph.D., MBA, M.S., is the Practice Leader for Talent Management in ASEAN with Right Management. He is based in Singapore.
Dr. Schmidt has worked in talent management for over 20 years as a cons... Full Bio