Feedback from the delegates from the 2016 and previous years that have attended the
HRworks Annual Conference & Expo's

 

2016 Annual HR Conference & Expo Feedback

  • Excellent conference as always.  I think it gets better each year.  Mark Baker is an excellent MC and speakers were all excellent.  Theme was very relevant, I feel inspired – thank you! HR Consultant, People Partners.
  • I liked the mix of academic and practical speakers. Luc Van der Hofstadt had great models. HR Director, Adidas SA.
  • Conference was excellent. Definitely have a new perspective to take back to the organisation.  HR Manager, Betting World.
  • Great day! Enjoyed topics and presentations thoroughly, MD, Rotolabel.
  • Good every year! Regional HR Manager, Massbuild.
  • Loved it overall, thank you! HRBP, Telesure Group Services.
  • Always a great HR event, well done! – Group HR Manager, Weyhlandts.
  • An awesome conference and expo. I met a lot of friends and learnt so much.  I’m leaving here feeling empowered.  I recommend this event to all HR Pratitioners. HR Officer, Pebbles Project.
  • I thoroughly enjoyed the day as the topics were interesting and speakers were resourceful and highly knowledgeable. HR Manager, HPCA.
  • Every single speaker was absolutely amazing, HR Practitioner, Open Box Software.
  • This was my first HRworks Conference and I thoroughly enjoyed the topics as it was a fresh reminder of what HR is actually about apart from the transactional functions. This has inspired me to re-think how I do what I do and why I do what I do as an HR professional.  I will be back next year! HR Manager, Group Five Coastal.
  • This was my fifth HRworks Conference and every year is better than the year before! Always looking forward to September... it’s an energy booster for the end of the year! HR, Robertson & Caine.
  • My second HRworks Conference – left feeling inspired and motivated.  Information was relevant. HR Consultant, Sun International.
  • This is the second HRworks Conference I have attended and once again it was a great event. Wonderful day spent networking and listening to great speakers. Employee Development Manager, Stone Three Venture Technology.
  • Well organised and all topics relevant to our HR world today, HR Director, Principa Decisions.
  • As every year, it was again a great conference with interesting talks and speakers. HR Manager, Redstor.
  • Great conference. My first but definitely won’t be the last! HR Manager, The Publishing Partnership.
  • This year’s speakers were amazing. Had an interactive time with exhibitors before the event and quite enjoyed that. HR Manager, The Table Bay Hotel.
  • Will never miss this conference! Great MC and presenters. HR Manager, Pepkor IT.
  • I really learnt a lot of at the conference. I would love to come every year! HR Intern, Globeleq SA.
  • Excellent as always.  Always a wonderful and insightful day out of the office to recharge, Thank you! HR Consultant, Juta and Company.



2015 Annual HR Conference & Expo Feedback
 

  • All speakers were very informative. I learnt a lot about how to approach certain situational projects - HR Manager, Maxxor.
  • This conference was a well run event.  As an HR Generalist, this event provides an excellent summary of all things in HR.  Liize Gie was incredible and would love to see her back again next year - HR Generalist, Open Box Software.
  • I had a fantastic, exciting and insightful experience.  Will definitely be back! – HR Officer, County Fair
  • Very pleased with this year’s speakers – HR Manager, County Fair
  • HRworks gathers an audience of highly developed practitioners who benefit from excellent subject experts who every year seem to improve their delivery! – HR Executive, Juta and Company.
  • Well done! Great networking opportunities – Group, Chief Peoples Officer, MTO Forestry (Pty) Ltd.
  • Conference improves every year! I really enjoyed this year’s conference – both the speakers and exhibitors.  Gained a lot out of the day and made some valuable networking connections – HR Manager, 12 Apostles Hotel & Spa.
  • Good venue, mind blowing, best ever!!! – HR Specialist – Fruitways Farming.
  • I fully enjoyed the conference and it’s my third. Enjoyed the topics! I will definitely be back next year, HR Manager, Rheinmetall Laingsdale.
    Good conference! Topics were relevant with great knowledgeable speakers – HR, Capfin.
  • An awesome conference, good balance and variety of exhibitors. I missed a few years but I realize now that I need to come every year! HR Manager, The Pebbles Project
  • A good opportunity to connect with service providers and to experience what other organisations are doing – HR Manager, V&A Waterfront (Pty) Ltd.
  • As first time delegate, I thoroughly enjoyed the experience and being exposed to the different topics and speakers. It was great to hear other organisations perspective on HR element.  Attendance is must for any HR Practitioner! – HR Manager, Danisco.
  • Well done once again on an awesome top notch event. HR Manager, Spar Western Cape.
  • The conference and the setting was perfect – HR, Golden Valley Casino, Sun International.
  • Well planned and executed, all exhibitors were engaging! I look forward to attending next year – Learning and Development Specialist, Grandwest.
  • Good expo, conference is always well organised with relevant topics – HR Director, mothers2mothers.
  • Thank you for the fantastic line-up of speakers.  They were all engaging and so knowledgeable on their subject matter.  A wonderful day – we’ll be back again next year! HR Consultant, Juta and Company.
  • Thank you for bringing the HR Community together! Consultant – Human Capital – Standard Bank.
  • Adria has once again delivered a fabulous conference experience – HR Officer, Pathcare
  • Enjoyed the conference, Dr Mark Bussin was an absolute pleasure to listen to – so engaging! – Specialist, People Operations, Allan Gray

 

2014 Annual HR Conference & Expo Feedback 

  • Thank you so much for an excellent conference yesterday.  The depth and flow of the programme and the quality of the exhibitors were of an extremely high standard, as well as all the logistical arrangements.  Congratulations with a very successful event.   Once again, thank you for the opportunity to present at your event.  It was an honour to be part of such a fantastic conference - CEO of SABPP.
  • Top notch event! HR Manager, Massbuild (Pty) Ltd. 
  • Very informative. Well organized with good/interesting topics and brilliant speakers.  Great variety of exhibitors as well. -HR Officer, The Table Bay Hotel.
  • I must say this year’s conference was out of this world.  The speakers were excellent and have practical examples that once can use back at work! - HR Manager, Interfront.
  • Last year was good, this year has been even better! - HR Advisor, EnerMech.
  • Always well constructed – the choice of topics and presenters were well chosen.  An excellent networking opportunity and the most worthwhile opportunity for the community of learning and HR development - HR Manager, Juta and Company Ltd.
  • Enjoyed the expo experience and opportunity to network and engage with service providers present.  Attended the conference for the 4th year running, it’s an awesome platform for all HR/Training Practitioners to engage and network! - HR Officer, Spar Western Cape.
  • A must for anyone serious about the HR Profession.  Relevant, hot topics and excellent speakers who are specialists in their respective fields. - HR Manager, Saratoga Software (Pty) Ltd.
  • Was my first but definitely not my last. Great! - Group Human Capital Executive, GWK.
  • Great selection of service providers, all speakers were great and interesting but really enjoyed Dr Amber Anderson.  Good luck for the next one, I am sure to be there! -  HR Director, City Couriers.
  • Thanks once again for the conference, it was enjoyable and very informative. - Managing Executive Human Resources, Tellumat (Pty) Ltd.
  • Always interesting topics, today was again very interesting, keep up the excellence!! - HR Officer, Robertson and Caine (Pty) Ltd.
  • All the speakers were very good. - HR Manager, Cape Grace.
  • Being my first HRworks Conference, I thought it was absolutely amazing. Being new in the game, it was inspiring and insightful.  Speakers were informative and were captivating. - HR Officer, Open Box Software.
  • Excellent all round services delivered. MC skills showcased! Excellent, well presented with fascinating topics. - HR Manager, Hospice Palliative Care Assoc.
  • I wasn’t sure if I wanted to attend the conference, but I am now “soo, soo” glad that I did.  Quality of presentations by all presenters, practical applications/examples and their generosity in their sharing was truly exceptional. - HR Manager, Massbuild (Pty) Ltd.
  • Topics chosen were spot on, relevant and transferable into the HR portfolio and workplace.- HR Manager, St Lukes hospice.
  • Loved the topics for 2014 – very relevant. A great and inspiring day. - HR Manager, Achievement Awards Group (Pty) Ltd.
  • The lineup of speakers was absolutely brilliant! - HR Generalist, Oxford University Press.
  • Venue is excellent, program excellent, overall experience excellent.  Information on exhibitors extremely helpful. Experience for all HR Officers and Managers a must. - Manager: Human Resources, DCD Marine (Pty) Ltd.
  • Keep the professional, practical and relevant focus. - HR Business Partner, Direct Axis.
  • The conference was well organized, well setup, everything worked really well. - Associate HR Consultant, EOHMC Solutions.
  • My first conference, lots of detail and information but interesting.  Good affirmation of what we do in our department. - HR and Operations Manager, Inscape Education Group.
  • Great conference, it was my first time and I have gained a lot of knowledge on HR, strategies and processes. -  HR Consultant, CRS Technologies (Pty) Ltd.
  • Valuable insights and relevant practical experiences/examples. - HR Manager, Faculty Training Institute.
  • Really enjoyed all the speakers. Great that they came from big corporate companies. -  HR Business Partner, Weylandts Home.
  • Very good this year! Delicious lunch and enjoyed Amber Anderson. -  HR Manager, Weylandts Home.
  • Very well run.  It was our first experience and we are totally satisfied.  Well done!! - Kwelanga Training (Silver Sponsor).
  • This is an excellent platform for us to introduce our products and brand to a wide, yet targeted audience.  Thank you!  It’s great to be associated with HRworks! -  Ennea Internatinal (Silver Sponsor).
  • Well organized, great people attending. Awesome value. -  The Human Route (Exhibitor).
  • Glad to have attended, will definitely be back. - Emergence Growth (Exhibitor).
  • We'd like to thank you and compliment you and your team for the excellent HR Works Annual Conference held on Thursday 18th September 2014. As a first time exhibitor, you and your teams professional assistance, particularly Kerry’s certainly was really appreciated.  We appreciated the professionalism, hard work and commitment required to put together a great conference.-Latitude Training (Pty) Ltd (Exhibitor).
  • Very well organized and good quality delegates. -  HRsmart SA (Silver Sponsor).
  • I enjoyed the variety of service providers with unique offerings.  Thanks for a stunning exhibition. -  Strategy Recruitment Marketing. (Exhibitor).
  • Very well organized – especially your back office admin, correspondence with exhibitors and availability of information.  Thank you. - Copperline Consulting (Exhibitor).

 

2013 Annual HR Conference & Expo Feedback

  • Thank you so much for a fantastic day – it was well organised and executed; the speakers were genuinely inspiring and it was evident a lot of thought went into the planning of the conference. Talent Acquisition Manager, Open Box Software.
  • This event gets better and better each year – the speakers, the exhibitors.  Current and fresh within HR/Learning and Development industry.  Attended for 3rd year in a row and once again my expectations have been exceeded!  HR Officer, Spar Group.
  • It was absolutely exhilarating!  The topics were very interesting and our organisation will definitely benefit from the knowledge gained at this conference.  Also the humour and light banter was great and kept us alert with never a dull moment.  Well done, I will definitely be back next year!   Global HR Co-oridnator, Global Load Control.
  • It is the first conference I have been to and I don’t think it can be better than this!   HR Manager, SMEC South Africa.
  • A very enjoyable, well planned conference with excellent speakers! Excellent standard of exhibitors. HR Practitioner, Hospice Palliative Care Association.
  • Very informative and some really excellent speakers.  Nice to know that one does not have to go to JHB for a good HR Conference!   Group HR Manager, GPI Management Services.
  • Once again thank you very much for hosting the HR Conference and Expo last week. It was my first time attending but definitely something I will mark in my diary in the future. Remuneration & HR Systems Manager – Capfin.
  • Excellent exposure!  MPC Recruitment.
  • Keep up the good work. What you do is awesome! HR Manager, Spur Group.
  • The conference was perfect and a good expo!  Divisional Manger: Learnerships, PMI.

2012 Annual HR Conference & Expo

  • I really enjoyed the conference. HRworks seems to be going from strength to strength! It was a good conference with great networking. HR Generalist, Biovac Institute.
  • There are not a lot of opportunities like this hosted in Cape Town, so well done. It was all excellent! Congratulations!  People Partners.
  • Fabulous, very informative – Group HR Manager, Weylandts.
  • Very well coordinated conference, good speakers and excellent venue –  HR Practitioner, Dimension Data.
  • Incredible conference with excellent speakers and very well organized –  HR Officer, Pathcare.
  • Well organized – enjoyed topics discussed –  HR Manager, Ackermans.
  • Great conference – can see it really growing from year to year –  HR Manager, Pathcare.
  • Speakers were experts in their field – all very good – Talent Attraction Consultant, Engen Petroleum.
  • The HRworks Conference is a great platform for colleagues in the HR management field to be informed and share their knowledge and expertise – Training and Recruitment Manager, Sage VIP

 


 

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Delegate Feedback – 2016

·         Excellent conference as always.  I think it gets better each year.  Mark Baker is an excellent MC and speakers were all excellent.  Theme was very relevant, I feel inspired – thank you! HR Consultant, People Partners.

·         I liked the mix of academic and practical speakers. Luc Van der Hofstadt had great models. HR Director, Adidas SA.

·         Conference was excellent. Definitely have a new perspective to take back to the organisation.  HR Manager, Betting World.

·         Great day! Enjoyed topics and presentations thoroughly, MD, Rotolabel.

·         Good every year! Regional HR Manager, Massbuild.

·         Loved it overall, thank you! HRBP, Telesure Group Services.

·         Always a great HR event, well done! – Group HR Manager, Weyhlandts.

·         An awesome conference and expo. I met a lot of friends and learnt so much.  I’m leaving here feeling empowered.  I recommend this event to all HR Pratitioners. HR Officer, Pebbles Project.

·         I thoroughly enjoyed the day as the topics were interesting and speakers were resourceful and highly knowledgeable. HR Manager, HPCA.

·         Every single speaker was absolutely amazing, HR Practitioner, Open Box Software.

·         This was my first HRworks Conference and I thoroughly enjoyed the topics as it was a fresh reminder of what HR is actually about apart from the transactional functions. This has inspired me to re-think how I do what I do and why I do what I do as an HR professional.  I will be back next year! HR Manager, Group Five Coastal.

·         This was my fifth HRworks Conference and every year is better than the year before! Always looking forward to September... it’s an energy booster for the end of the year! HR, Robertson & Caine.

·         My second HRworks Conference – left feeling inspired and motivated.  Information was relevant. HR Consultant, Sun International.

·         This is the second HRworks Conference I have attended and once again it was a great event. Wonderful day spent networking and listening to great speakers. Employee Development Manager, Stone Three Venture Technology.

·         Well organised and all topics relevant to our HR world today, HR Director, Principa Decisions.

·         As every year, it was again a great conference with interesting talks and speakers. HR Manager, Redstor.

·         Great conference. My first but definitely won’t be the last! HR Manager, The Publishing Partnership.


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·         This year’s speakers were amazing. Had an interactive time with exhibitors before the event and quite enjoyed that. HR Manager, The Table Bay Hotel.

·         Will never miss this conference! Great MC and presenters. HR Manager, Pepkor IT.

·         I really learnt a lot of at the conference. I would love to come every year! HR Intern, Globeleq SA.

Excellent as always.  Always a wonderful and insightful day out of the office to recharge, Thank you! HR Consultant, Juta and Company.