About the event

In Thailand, strong economic times and an unrelenting wave of new digital technologies are challenging HR professionals like never before. Competition for talent is fierce and employee expectations are at an all-time high, but the HR departmenthas often lagged behind other business functions in exploiting the digital world.

Driven by Human Resources Online’s unwavering dedication to provide a platform for the HR space in Thailand, we are bringing you an exciting inaugural event that will offer HR professionals a unique opportunity to uncover and learn about complex HR innovation tools and strategies through a one-stop comprehensive platform.

Offering unparalleled networking, and showcasing some of the region’s HR transformation strategies, Accelerate HR will have you walking away with groundbreaking ideas and strategic insights on exploiting digital technologies to reinvent and optimise HR operations, strengthening your employment brand, and utterly delighting your workforce.

Providing you with invaluable takeaways, this is your opportunity to learn from and network with the leading thinkers and doers in the region under one roof to explore the convergence of HR, technology and the evolving world of work, and to be part of the transformation journey!

    What to expect?

    Delving into the key HR concerns in Thailand, Accelerate HR will deliver cutting-edge content focusing on:

    1. Digital transformation


    • Thailand’s 4.0 initiative to overcome talent scarcity.
    • Building a flexible HR function.
    • Shifting mindsets to embrace innovation.
    • Predictive HR analytics for workforce planning.
    1. Leadership development


    • Leading agile transformation.
    • Developing connector managers.
    • Robust skills transfer strategies.
    • Engagement strategies for a blended workforce.
    1. Talent engagement and retention
    • AI in recruitment.
    • Creating a dynamic onboarding path.
    • Upskilling and retraining talent.
    • Data-driven total rewards strategies.
    • The power of a strong employer brand.
    1. Learning and development


    • Develop and capture soft skills.
    • Personalising learning pathways.
    • Gamifying learning experiences.

    Who will attend?


    Why attend?

    1. Meet top HR thought leaders

    Accelerate HR is the place to be as you will be joining HR experts that have faced the same challenges you have, and who are eager to share with you the solutions they’ve discovered, besides providing you with the platform to interact with your peers –all in one place, over two days.

    1. Don’t be left behind!

    This conference will have you walking away with groundbreaking ideas and concrete insights on how to effectively and continuously reinvent your HR strategies for agile, engaged and productive workforces.

    1. Bring back fresh, new ideas to your workplace

    Dive into a diverse programme, where you will discover new trends, strategies and technologies. With more than 20 compelling research-backed sessions, all within one single track in two days, you’ll encounter the topics that best fit your needs to grow in your work.

    1. Explore countless opportunities
      Chat with the innovators of HR tools, technologies and solutions at Accelerate HR 2019. This will be your chance to uncover which effective strategies you need to transform your HR teams and the entire workforce to be future-ready.

    2. Proven track record of successful events in Asia

    Human Resources Online has been the leading source of information for HR decision makers in Asia for over a decade. In print and online, Human Resources Online is read by more senior HR professionals than any other HR media brand in Asia. 

    Part of the Forum Media Group operating in 26 countries around the world, Lighthouse Independent Media is the publisher of Human Resources Online.


    Why wait? Register now!

    Testimonials from attendees of Human Resources Online’s conference series

    “Well-organised forum which is very interactive, and a lot of information sharing among participants and speakers.”

    HR Director, APAC

    Openet Telecom Malaysia

    “By joining Human Resources Online’s interactive session, I enhanced my knowledge and improved myself so that I can become better at my work.”

    HR Business Lead


    “Good diverse speakers from diverse industries.”

    Vice President –Executive Recruitment

    Deutsche Bank

    “An excellent conference focusing on innovation anddigitalisation.Glad to share my experience in building digital strategies and shaping a digital culture, and more so, to learn from the best practices and technologies available right now from the other speakers and participants.The high level of engagement from the participants made the conference one that you cannot miss!”

    Head of Digitalisation, Asia Pacific


    “Innovation itself is a hot topic among HR. All the speakers werevery passionate in sharing their great experiences.”

    Head of HR Business Partners and Projects

    AXA China Region Insurance

    “The speakers were inspiring and resourceful. High profile speakers and high quality participants.This conference gave me an opportunity to stay abreast of recent developments in the application of technology in HR management.”

    Director of Human Resources

    HKUST Executive Education Office

    “The conference brings new ideas and insights about current issues in talent and HR management.”

    Talent Management Officer


    “Great! Relevant to current HR topics.”

    Head of HR

    QBE Insurance

    “The speakers were inspiring and resourceful. High profile speakers and high quality participants.This conference gave me an opportunity to stay abreast of recent developments in the application of technology in HR management.”

    Director of Human Resources

    HKUST Executive Education Office

    Past attendees from our conference series:


    ACCA Singapore

    AccorHotels Asia Pacific

    Ademco (Far East)





    American Bureau Shipping

    AmMetLife Insurance

    AS Watson


    Bank of America Merrill Lynch Hong Kong

    Bank of Singapore

    Boeing Singapore

    Cathay Pacific Airways

    Changi Airport Group

    Chill Place

    Chubb Life Insurance


    Commonwealth Bank of Australia

    COMO Hotels and Resorts

    Credit Suisse

    Dairy Farm




    Deutsche Bank

    DHL eCommerce APAC


    Fedex Express

    Fendi Asia Pacific

    Ferragamo Hong Kong

    Ferring Private

    Fidelity International Hong Kong

    Fidessa Hong Kong

    Fiducia Management Consultants


    Fluke South East Asia




    H&M Hong Kong

    Hong Kong Disneyland


    InterContinental Hong Kong

    Jaguar Land Rover Singapore

    Jamiyah Singapore

    Jardine Schindler Group

    Johnson Controls-Hitachi

    JT International Tobacco Services

    KFC Restaurants Asia

    KLOOK Travel

    Leigh & Orange

    Li & Fung

    Liquidnet Asia

    Lloyd’s Register Asia Singapore


    Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group


    Marco Polo Hotels

    Marriott International

    Mass Rapid Transit Corporation


    National Environment Agency


    Olam Cocoa


    Philip Morris Asia

    PropertyGuru Group

    PVH Asia

    Ralph Lauren Asia Pacific



    Sands China


    Schneider Electric APAC

    Shangri-La Hotel

    Shiseido Hong Kong

    Singapore Armed Forces

    Singapore Exchange

    Singapore Prison Service

    SingHealth Polyclinics

    SME Development Bank

    South China Morning Post

    Standard Chartered Bank

    Standard Life Asia

    Starbucks Coffee Asia Pacific

    Sun Life Financial Asia

    Sun Life Hong Kong

    Swire Hotels Hong Kong

    The Murray

    Tiffany & Co.

    UBM Asia

    UBS AG

    United Overseas Bank

    United Technologies

    Visa International

    West Kowloon Cultural District Authority

    WSP Hong Kong

    And more…