What’s in store

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Balancing employee needs and company goals is vital during economic uncertainty and competition for skilled employees. Prioritising your workforce creates resilient and agile workplaces, leading to sustainable business growth.

Join us for “How to Cut Costs While Putting Your People First,” hosted by Rydoo and HiBob. This exclusive event promises to equip you with valuable insights into building a modern, irresistible, and innovative workplace that prioritises your people.

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Our expert speakers will share various strategies to achieve this goal, including:

  • Hiring top talent efficiently – learn how to balance talent management with cost-saving measures;
  • Using employee data to get insights to improve performance and save costs;
  • Employee engagement and retention strategies – explore growth plans and performance reviews to reduce employee turnover and foster a positive workplace culture.

Meet our Keynote Speakers

Christian Kromme

Futurist Keynote Speaker
Christian Kromme is an expert in the field of disruptive technology and the author of the book ‘Humanification Go Digital, Stay Human’, a bestseller on Amazon. In this book, Christian takes a closer look at the fascinating parallels between biology and technology. The waves of technological innovations that follow each other at an ever faster pace are no coincidence… In his keynote he challenges people and organisations to become future proof and think and act exponentially, helping to turn technological and disruptive threats into disruptive opportunities.









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Cecilia Sion

Account Executive, HiBob
Responsible for advising and onboarding customers in the Benelux region. Has a broad and relevant experience of 10 years within Sales, Marketing, Technology/ IT, SaaS and HR Tech environments.









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Sophie Vandriessche

Chief Revenue Officer, Rydoo
Sophie Vandriessche, a tech veteran, fuels Rydoo’s revenue growth with SaaS expertise. Renowned for revenue planning, she brings decades of experience to the Mechelen-based team.









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Meet our Panellists

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Raymond Hannes

Business Director
The Nyenrode Incubator

Raymond, an entrepreneur and lecturer is a Business Director at the Nyenrode Incubator and co-founder of Young&Bold, where he empowers refugees through education. His innovative solutions create positive change.









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Pleun Opperman

Co-Chief Executive Officer
Parakar Group

Pleun creates inspiring workplaces for new generations.
Focused on engagement and development, she carries on her father’s HR consulting legacy amid tech innovations.











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The venue

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Meet us at Hibob’s Office in Amsterdam for this in-person event with a beautiful view over the city!


Spaces Offices, Rooftop (8th Floor):
Vijzelstraat 68-78, 1017 HL Amsterdam, Netherlands


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Welcome + Coffee

At 1:30pm

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Influencer Keynote

From 2pm to 3:15pm

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Live panel + Q&A

From 3:30pm to 4:30pm

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Networking & Drinks

From 4:30pm to 6pm