Stuttgart, Germany
Monday, June 11

8h45-18h30

Welcome Reception Sunday, June 10 from 17h -Stuttgart biergarten

REGISTRATION    (click)

Single seat, €333

Multiple seats, €199/seat

Included:

Admission

Education course & materials

Sponsor tables and information

Refreshments

Luncheon

Closing Reception

GROWING 

GLOBAL BUSINESS IQ 

Talent Management, Learning/OD, Culture,

Benefits, Trade, Technology,

Integrated Mobility

Presented by

Johannes Klemeyer, President and Co-founder Globiana, CEO and co-founder crossculture academy
Prof. Dr. Wilfried Mödinger, Business Professor 
Edwin Cohen, Publisher – Global Business News

Venue

Museum at Mercedes-BenzMercedes-Benz Museum portrays the 130-year history of the auto industry,

filling nine floors and a surface area of 16,500 square metres; 160 vehicles +1500 exhibits.

One scene of Stuttgart

EDUCATION  AGENDA

7h45,

Check-in desk opens

Coffee & refreshments

Sponsor tables open


8h30 – 9h30,    Welcome Remarks and Delegate Introductions

Johannes Klemeyer, President and Co-founder Globiana, CEO

and co-founder, crossculture academy


Prof. Dr. Wilfried Mödinger, Business Professor 
Edwin Cohen

Publisher – Global Business News  Broadcast Host – Global Radio Talkshow


9h30 – 10h15,

GOING GLOBAL

within a

FAMILY-OWNED COMPANY

Becoming a pace-maker using values, culture, strategy

  What-it-took to achieve it …

What-it-takes-today to maintain global status.

Presented by

Rainer Kurtz

CEO, Kurtz Holding


10h15 – 10h45, Break


10h45 – 11h30

TALENT  STRATEGY

ACCELERATING  DEVELOPMENT

Mr Wilfried Porth, Daimler AG / Mercedes-Benz

Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG, and Director of Human Resources; and, Director of Labor Relations of Mercedes-Benz Vans.  Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG since 2009 responsible for Procurement of Non-Production Materials and Services as well as responsible for the business unit, Mercedes-Benz Vans.


11h30- 12h15, (draft session)

LEGAL & TAX

  •  Employment Law
  •  Immigration Law
  •  International Transactions

…..



12h15 – 13h45,   Luncheon

+  TALK SHOW INTERVIEWS

Moderator – Edwin Cohen, Publisher GLOBAL BUSINESS NEWS    Broadcast Host GLOBAL RADIO TALKSHOW 

Topics and Special Guests will include…

Topic:  Developing Innovation within a corporate structure

Yannick Frank, CEO, Co-Founder at hatchery.io

Topic:  Organization Engagement and Communications

Chris Litherland, FCIPD, SHRM-SCP; Mariposa Consulting International

Topic:  Benefits and Engagement

Rüdiger Blaich, International Employee Benefit Consultant

 ….  additional Talkshow guests will be announced



13h45 – 14h15,  BREAK



14h15 – 15h30,   CULTURAL  CHALLENGES
Expatriates and global virtual teams 

Moderator  Johannes Klemeyer

President and Co-founder Globiana, CEO and co-founder crossculture academy

Participants

Steffen Henkel

COO Globiana, CEO and Co-founder crossculture academy

Alexandra Gorodova

HR Manager/Organizational and Life Coach/Cross-culture communication Consultant

Playtech Kiev  http://ihrc.com.ua  

Hans-Harry Bittner

Senior consultant; owner, BIT Bittner International Trainings

Innovation at the Wink of an Eye

Michael Hilsbos

Partner RTS Steuerberatungsgesellschaft KG




15h30 – 17h15,

The diverse world we live in today;   perspectives, achieving ROI for the business

A series of talks .

..Moderator – Edwin Cohen, Publisher GLOBAL BUSINESS NEWS    Broadcast Host GLOBAL RADIO TALKSHOW 

…from 15h40 – 16h15

ROI of WORKPLACE  HEALTH & SAFETY…The role of employee wellness

Cost/Benefit Analysis

Konstantin von Vietinghoff-Scheel

Owner / MD – Corporate Counselling Services

Chair, Association of European Businesses-AEB Health & Safety sub-committee


16h20 –  17h30, roundtable/panel

LOOKING at EMEA TECH and ENGINEERING/CONSTRUCTION

-STRATEGIC TALENT MOBILITY

Julie Sunstronck, Senior Global Mobility Manager, CB&I

Siobhan Cummins, Head of Global Mobility, Naspers Ltd

Olivier Meier, Principal/Product Solution Leader, Mercer



 17h30 – 18h15,

INTERNATIONAL BRANDING and CULTURE:

Example, a sports team

Johannes Klemeyer,

President and Co-founder Globiana, CEO

and co-founder crossculture academy

Christian Ruf, Divisional Director Digital Sales, Clubs/Fan-Service 

VfB Stuttgart 

 


RECEPTION

 

US Tax Deduction for Continuing Professional Education:
A US income tax deduction is allowed for expenses of education including registration fees, travel, meals and lodging, undertaken to maintain or improve skills (Treasury Reg 1.1662-5; Coughlin v. Commissioner Internal Revenue, 203 F2d 307, 2d Circuit 1953)