Session recap



Ferry Plaza Wine Merchant

05:00pm - 7:00pm  Welcome reception to meet the Orange Silicon Valley team and other attendees 



Orange Silicon Valley


08:00am - 09:00am

Welcome breakfast

09:00am - 09:15am

Opening Remarks, Guillaume Payan, Head of Orange Fab at Orange Silicon Valley

09:15am - 09:30am

Keynote - Silicon Valley trends by Georges Nahon, CEO Orange Silicon Valley and President of Orange Institute

09:30am - 10:15am

Keynote: autonomous cars

10:15am - 10:30am


10:30am - 10:55am

Keynote: high performance computing

    10:55am - 11:20am

    Keynote - Susan Liu, Scale Venture Partners

    11:20am - 11:35am


    11:35am - 12:00am

    Keynote, Daniel Laury, CEO uDelv

    12:00am - 12:25am

    Keynote, Google Assistant

    12:25pm - 1:40pm


    Human Resources track session

    02:00pm - 02:05pm

    Welcome from Wilson Lau, Human Resources Council Lead, Orange Silicon Valley

    02:05pm - 02:35pm

    Presentation by Patricia Waldron-Werner, Executive Vice-President, Global Human Resources & Corporate Social Responsibility

    02:35pm - 03:15pm

    Keynote by Lars Schmidt , co-founder of HR Open Source

    03:15pm - 03:55pm

    HR innovation case studies, Aubrey Blanche, Global Head of Diversity & Belonging at Atlassian and Robin Eppling, Business Analyst at OSV

    03:55pm - 04:10pm


    04:10pm - 04:30pm

    OSV Keynote: Blockchain for HR, Wilson Lau

    04:30pm - 05:00pm

    Fab Force Presentation by Julie Leclercq, business development & communications lead for Orange Fab

    05:00pm - 05:30pm

    OSV Demo - Virtual Reality Emergency Evacuation Training - Virtual Reality & Human Resources,  James Li, Principal at Orange Silicon Valley, Robin Eppling

    05:30pm - 06:30pm



    Dinner in San Francisco: Spanish Suite, Clift hotel



    University of California at Berkeley


    Bus Departure from Club Quarters Hotel

    09:00am - 09:20am

    09:25am - 09:30am

    Welcome by Professor Gregory LaBlanc, Faculty Director at UC Berkeley 

    09:30am - 10:00am

    Opening talk: The Crazy World of 2028 Trends, challenges, puzzles & strategies in talent acquisition, Kevin Wheeler, Founder and Chairman of Future and Talent Institute

    10:00am - 10:45am

    Keynote - People analytics: strategies for success, Amit Mohindra, CEO, Nelson Touch Consulting

    10:45am - 11:00am


    11:00am - 12:00am

    Panel - How can corporate HR adopt analytics mindset, with Gregory Lablanc, Rick Devine, Chris Macomber, Amit Mohindra, and Madhura Chakrabarti

    12:00pm - 12:30pm

    Startup Showcase with Scoutible, Dotin, Anaplan,  Mya Systems

    12:30pm - 02:00pm


    02:00pm - 03:30pm

    Talk - The Future of Workforce, Gregory Lablanc

    03:30pm - 03:45pm


    03:45pm - 04:15pm

    Talk - Culture & Strategy, Cristina Banks, Managing Director of Berkeley Research Group

    04:15pm - 05:00pm

    Panel - How to align culture with corporate strategy to enable digital transformation, with Gene Pease, Stacia Sherman Garr, Ed Frauenheim, Armando Osuna 

    05:00pm - 05:30pm

    Startup Showcase with Joonko, Degreed,

    05:30pm - 07:00pm

    Wine & cheese 

    07:15pm - 08:30pm

    Dinner in Berkeley: Limewood Restaurant, Claremont hotel


    Bus departure from Berkeley




    Meet at Club Quarters Hotel

    08:30am - 09:30am

    Salesforce campus tour, Michele Schneider, Vice President of Workplace Services at Salesforce

    09:30am - 10:30am

    How to use culture, technology and data to transform employee experience, Jennifer Johnston Di Loreto, Senior Director Global

    10:30am - 10:45am

    Transportation to Runway

    11:15am - 11:40am:

    HR tech overview and solutions presentation by Joe Vasquez, Director at Runway Innovation

    11:40am - 12:20pm

    HR tech startups: 15Five & Restless Bandit

    12:20pm - 01:30pm

    Lunch at CVC or Rosa (up to you!) 

    Afternoon - Corporate Venture Capital Summit 2018



    Morning (optional)

    • Conclusion, next steps, and action plans 
    • Summing up and sharing insight