Our Speakers

We bring you the visionaries, the movers & shakers and the hard-edged thinkers shaping and unleashing tomorrow's world of work. The CEOs, CIOs, CHROs and leaders from the world’s most innovative enterprises, the people and organizations that have been there and done it, the ones who can and will share the challenges they had to overcome to get where they are today speak and attend our events. More than that speakers at UNLEASH will share their passion for people, for life and for the power of transformative technology and how it can unleash the power of people!

MO GAWDAT

Author, Former Chief Business Officer - Google X

With a career rooted in innovation, Mo Gawdat is no stranger to the grit business leaders must show to evolve and scale their organisations. We’re elated to have Mo join us for UNLEASH America in Las Vegas to give his take on what you need to harness your business’s potential.

For the first time ever, Mo Gawdat, Chief Business Officer for Google X, will take to the stage with strategies and ideas to help you on your way to building a successful innovation factory. In his step-by-step approach, he will deliver critical insight into what works and what can change the world.

Kathleen Hogan
Kathleen Hogan

Chief People Officer

Microsoft
Mo Gawdat
Mo Gawdat

Former Chief Business Officer

Google X
Jennifer Waldo
Jennifer Waldo

CHRO

GE Digital
Sjoerd Gehring
Sjoerd Gehring

Global VP, Talent Acquisition & Employee Experience

Johnson & Johnson
Rachel Botsman
Rachel Botsman

Author, Visiting Lecturer & Researcher

Oxford University
David Lee
David Lee

VP, Innovation & Strategic Enterprise Fund

UPS
Jill Larsen
Jill Larsen

SVP Human Resources & Talent Acquisition

Cisco
Jason Averbook
Jason Averbook

CEO

Leapgen
Katarina Berg
Katarina Berg

Chief People Officer

Spotify
Josh Bersin
Josh Bersin

Principal & Founder

Bersin by Deloitte
Harsha Jalihal
Harsha Jalihal

VP HR - Future of Work, On Secondment to the World Economic Forum

Unilever
Curtis Burghardt
Curtis Burghardt

VP HR Shared Services & HR Systems

Walgreens
Katelin Holloway
Katelin Holloway

VP, People & Culture

Reddit
Jim Hazboun
Jim Hazboun

CHRO/SVP, Corporate Services Division

Hyundai Capital America
Diane K. Adams
Diane K. Adams

Chief Culture and Talent Officer

McGraw-Hill Education
Michael Kim
Michael Kim

Head of HR APAC

Spotify
Candice Morgan
Candice Morgan

Head of Inclusion & Diversity

Pinterest
China Gorman
China Gorman

Managing Director, America

UNLEASH
Bob Toohey
Bob Toohey

Chief People Officer

Oath
Johnny Sanchez
Johnny Sanchez

Head of Recruiting

Hot Topic
Naomi Bloom
Naomi Bloom

Managing Partner

Bloom & Wallace
Donna Murdoch
Donna Murdoch

Head of Learning Technology and Innovation

S&P Global Ratings
John Sumser
John Sumser

Principal Analyst

HRExaminer
Katherine Jones
Katherine Jones

Partner

Mercer
Todd Horton
Todd Horton

Director, Workforce Intelligence

Dignity Health
Danelle DiLibero
Danelle DiLibero

Vice President, Global Talent Acquisition

Verisk Analytics
Lars Schmidt
Lars Schmidt

Co-Founder

HR Open Source
Danielle Monaghan
Danielle Monaghan

Head of Talent Acquisition - Consumer

Amazon
Tim Gregory
Tim Gregory

Director of HR Innovation and Workforce Technology

Corning Inc
Kristen Robinson
Kristen Robinson

CHRO

Pandora Music
Chris Dobyns
Chris Dobyns

Former Chief of Staff

NSA
Lucian Tarnowski
Lucian Tarnowski

Founder & CEO

BraveNew
Pamelyn Eichelberger
Pamelyn Eichelberger

VP, CitiCloud Chief of Staff

Citi
Chris Hoyt
Chris Hoyt

President & Co-Owner

CareerXroads
Lexy Martin
Lexy Martin

Principal, Research & Customer Value

Visier
Bill Boorman
Bill Boorman

Founder

#Tru
David Green
David Green

Global Director People Analytics

IBM
Avery Block
Avery Block

Head of Operations

Taco Bell
Stacey Harris
Stacey Harris

VP Research & Analytics

Sierra-Cedar
Molly Levinson
Molly Levinson

Head of Organizational Development

Blinkist

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Venue

UNLEASH is delighted to make its US home at the Aria Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, one of North America's premier destinations for large-scale meetings and shows.