Welcome to Sympa TALK 2020!

The importance of HR increases exponentially in rapidly changing times. But how can HR help navigate and make the most out of these changes? Sympa TALK 2020 will discuss the way in which HR can lead the way through a changing playing field and become a driving force amongst all leaders in the organisation.


Sympa TALK online 2020


Agenda and topics

Opening remarks and welcome

Meet our hosts Linda Liljeström and Nick Vertigans.


Managing change in a global HR environment

By one of Sympas own customers.


HR panel chat – The changing landscape of Nordic HR

Danish Morten Jakobi from Dustin
Swedish Björn Lorentzon from Sympa
Dutch Wouter Hofstede from Matrix Fitness


How AI is changing the way we do business

By our keynote speaker Antti Merilehto voted Speaker of the 2018 in Finland.

Our keynote speakers

Antti Merilehto

Antti Merilehto is an author on AI, his book (available in English in Feb 2019) is the bestselling business book in Finland. Antti is an ex-Googler and currently Country Manager for Finch Finland, having done most of his career in digital B2B.

Finnish event organisers awarded Antti Merilehto as the Speaker of the Year 2018. Antti’s talk on the reality of AI today is constantly rated top of the event.

Check out Antti's TED speech

Our hosts

Nick Vertigans

Nick is a senior accredited PCC coach, mentor coach, facilitator and speaker from London, helping people & teams to develop successful habits and better results.

Nick works on leadership, team and individual development. He is an NLP Practitioner, DISC facilitator, challenging people to find their own voice, in order to communicate, motivate, and perform for themselves and their teams.

Get to know Nick

Linda Liljeström

Linda is a Product Marketing Manager at Sympa. She is responsible for carrying out and developing internal and external communication on product related information.

Linda started out at Sympa as a consultant, prior to which she had several years of experience from project management, as well as teaching and translating. Her studies in anthropology and interaction design have helped her to understand how to be able to assist others in the best possible way, which still is her main passion.

Get to know Linda

Moments from our previous Sympa TALKs