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Don't miss the HR + L&D Innovation & Tech Fest - New Zealand, taking place on 29-30 July 2024, Cordis, Auckland

By Hannover Fairs Australia | |4 minute read
Dont Miss The Hr L D Innovation Tech Fest New Zealand Taking Place On 29 30 July 2024 Cordis Auckland

An unmissable event for HR and L&D professionals, the HR + L&D Innovation & Tech Fest 2024 will combine a vast array of speakers with invaluable thought leadership and industry experience, and exhibitors on the cutting edge of HR and L&D technology.

Be part of New Zealand's most exciting and progressive gathering of HR and L&D leaders, difference-makers, and disruptors as they celebrate the talent, technology, and ideas in this remarkable era of workplace transformation.

The world has changed. Human Resources and Learning have changed. Businesses are demanding. New technologies are emerging. Employees have different expectations and it has never been more important to embrace and develop future-ready skillsets and abilities to ensure adaptability and to retain talent.

HR + L&D Innovation & Tech Fest is two full days of learning, networking, and discussion. Join us as we delve into all that is reframing workplace culture and driving organisational change and new people practices.

With the first speaker line-up announced, here are the keynote speakers:

Miraka Davies - Rockstar Writer-Trainer & Joyful Badass

Miraka Davies has been described as the love-child of Brené Brown and P!nk—although her very awesome parents would probably disagree. She’s of New Zealand Māori descent—a fact that is literally etched onto her chin—and she’s known internationally for her unconventional and irresistible work in the field of plain language and clear communications.

Justin Flitter - Founder, NewZealand.AI

Justin Flitter is New Zealand’s leading AI for Business speaker & strategist. He’s passionate about helping Kiwi companies find the practical ways they can leverage AI to boost productivity and competitiveness. His talk will showcase the amazing, interesting & useful ways AI is impacting people, business, and society and provide practical steps and tools to help supercharge your human potential.

Sir John Kirwan KNZM MBE - Mental Health Advocate | Former All Black & 1987 RWC Winner | Co-Founder of Groov

JK is a captivating and endearing speaker that strives to leave people feeling a little better than when he found them. He's also a huge advocate for action-based learning and loves to give people practical steps to test out in their daily lives. He's exceptional at encouraging people to think differently about mental health and makes a lasting impression on those fortunate enough to hear him speak.

Brooke Roberts - Co-Founder, Co-CEO & Director, Sharesies

Brooke Roberts is the co-founder, director and 3EO (co-CEO) of Sharesies and mother of two. Sharesies is an empowering money app with over half a million investors who’ve collectively invested over $2 billion. At Sharesies, their vision is to give someone with $5 and $5m the same money opportunities. Brooke is passionate about creating equal opportunities and business being a force for good—she puts a lot of focus on making sure Sharesies has a positive impact on people, customers, communities, and the environment. Brooke was the co-winner of the 2020 Women of Influence- Business award, alongside co-founder, Sonya Williams. Brooke was also awarded the 2022 NZ Hi-Tech Inspiring Individual.

With the vast array of high-quality speakers, invaluable networking opportunities, and cutting-edge exhibitors on offer throughout the HR + L&D Innovation & Tech Fest 2024, the event has very quickly become a must-visit for any HR + L&D professionals looking to take advantage of the ongoing march of technology within the space. To secure your ticket and find out more, visit:

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