Human Resources at CloudWorld

Boost your HR know-how at Oracle CloudWorld. Join your peers and Oracle product experts as they share real stories, best practices, and solutions to address HR’s current challenges.

It’s time to shake up the world of HR. Every HR leader is facing challenges retaining talent, providing seamless employee experiences, and paving the way for flexible work. Step away from your day-to-day and join your peers in navigating and redesigning HR strategies with the support of Oracle Cloud Human Capital Management. When the conference is done, you’ll leave feeling inspired and ready to lead your organization into the future.

Hear why Trish McFarlane, principal analyst at H3 HR Advisors, is excited for CloudWorld.

Meet the future of HR

Discover new professional networks and technology innovations to help solve your HR challenges.

Reimagining the role of HR

HR is a strategic voice of influence within the organization. Explore the strategies and tools available to facilitate collaboration with other departments and impact the bottom line.

An elevated employee experience

Engaging your employees in the new way of work can be challenging. Learn how innovators are using the cloud to reinvigorate employees and impact the workforce and the business.

Recruit and retain your people

Attracting and retaining talent has never been more challenging. Hear about the latest tools to support you and your organization in developing a competitive edge.

One workplace for all

Go beyond one-off training and hiring processes. Look at new approaches to designing sustainable diversity, equity, and inclusion programs that impact culture and performance.

Skills matter

An organization’s skills are its greatest asset in building agility. Understand the latest trends in skill development and explore the technology that can help you make fast adjustments.

The power of being data smart

People analytics is critical to strategic decision-making. Learn cutting-edge techniques for using data to help analyze your people, understand your workforce, and act quickly.

Featured sessions

  • Solution keynote

    A Future So Bright: Why the World of Work Depends on HR

    Always integral to the business, HR is now paving the way for a future designed with employee experience and inclusivity at its core. Focus on the employee has become essential to the survival of…

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  • Learning session

    What Matters? Real Talk with Real Solutions

    Where should HR leaders invest their time and energy in a world of turmoil and transition? Learn from some of the brightest minds in HR as they reveal what really matters most to them…

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  • Learning session

    Knowledge Is Power: HR Trends Helping to Define the Future of Work

    Reinventing the world of work is no easy task. It requires you to be up to speed and intimately aware of the trends impacting you and your organization. Join industry experts for deep insights into...

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Featured speakers

This year’s speaker lineup features the inventors, dreamers, makers, and doers leading the way to better HR. They’re ready to share their experiences, showcase the latest innovations, challenge your perspective, and inspire you and your organization.

  • Oracle, Senior Vice President, HCM Global Product Strategy

  • BNY Mellon, Managing Director

  • Hilton, Senior Director, HR Technology

  • Synlait Milk Limited, Head of HR Shared Services

  • PwC, Partner

  • Heathrow Airport, Head of Technology Corporate

  • Oracle, Executive Vice President of Applications Development

  • Diebold Nixdorf, VP HR Technology & Service Solutions

Yvette Cameron

Yvette Cameron is the senior vice president of human capital management (HCM) product strategy at Oracle. Prior to Oracle, Yvette was a cofounder of a blockchain-based technology firm and cofounded a non-profit industry consortium to drive the creation of self-sovereign digital career credentials. She held leadership positions at SAP SuccessFactors, Saba, Gartner, and Constellation Research. She’s an international speaker on innovations in HCM processes and technology and the future of work.

Amit Chowdhary

Amit Chowdhary is the managing director and global head of people operations, analytics and technology at BNY Mellon. He leads workforce planning, analytics, onboarding and offboarding, HR operations, payroll, technology, people experience, and data strategy. Amit has more than 13 years’ experience building out new HR capabilities and scaling existing operations at BNY Mellon, Visa, and HP. He holds two post-graduate degrees in business management and a BS in engineering.

Eric Cohen

Eric Cohen is the senior director of HR technology at Hilton. Leading Hilton’s HR technology team, Eric oversees core technologies that support HR, payroll, absence, digital assistants, talent, learning, and recruitment technologies. With more than 20 years of experience implementing HR technology solutions, Eric’s passion and drive is to deliver incredible user experiences through the expansion and strategic delivery of HR technology to all team members at Hilton globally.

Andrew Dennan

As head of HR shared services for Synlait Milk, Andrew Dennan is responsible for talent acquisition, workplace experience, site security, payroll, HR information systems, and people analytics. Previously, he spent more than a decade working in the Middle East and Asia for some of the region's largest businesses and specializing in talent strategy and planning, IT transformation, HCM implementation, and data analytics. He has built, managed, and mentored high performing teams in 22 countries.

Sheryl Johnson

Sheryl Johnson is a principal with PwC’s technology consulting practice. She also leads the Oracle Human Capital Management practice for PwC and has more than 30 years of experience deploying HR technologies in the Oracle space. Sheryl is based in Dallas.

Caroline Knight

With more than 25 years’ working with IT for the travel and transportation industry, Caroline Knight is head of technology corporate at Heathrow Airport where she owns back-office platforms and services. Caroline was part of the airport’s largest business transformation program, replacing the legacy, on-premises Oracle E-Business Suite with Oracle Cloud ERP and Human Capital Management. Caroline’s team works to continuously improve the new cloud platform and Heathrow’s business processes.

Chris Leone

Chris Leone is executive vice president of applications development for Oracle Cloud Human Capital Management. He’s responsible for the strategy, product management, development, and go-to-market functions that deliver modern HR in the cloud to global users. Chris came to Oracle via its acquisition of PeopleSoft, where he was responsible for the product management and development activities for the company’s financial, project management, and enterprise performance management product lines.

Tiffanie Lewis

Tiffanie Lewis is responsible for the People Services organization at Diebold Nixdorf. Her team of 150 professionals globalizes and standardizes HR technology and data to enable workplace flexibility through self-service, automation, and digitization. She led the deployment of Oracle Human Capital Management Cloud, a foundation to the company’s digital transformation. Tiffanie is a corporate spokesperson and an ambassador for employee resource groups supporting diversity and inclusion.

Build your agenda

What will you discover at CloudWorld? From innovation keynotes and technical workshops to customer sessions and an exhibition packed with partner solutions, you’ll find unique value for your role, business, and industry. Browse the Session Catalog for more details.

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    • Registration: 9am - 11pm
    • CloudWorld Hub: Closed
    • Developer Hub: Closed
    • Always On: Closed
    • Registration: 7am - 8pm
    • CloudWorld Hub: 1pm - 7:30pm
    • Developer Hub: 8am - 7:30pm
    • Always On: Networking lounges for Consulting, Support, Industries and more
    • Keynote: 9am - 10:30am
    • Learning sessions, hands-on labs, tutorials, certifications, lightning sessions: 11am - 2pm
    • Keynote: 2pm - 3:30pm
    • Welcome reception and award ceremonies in the CloudWorld Hub: 4pm - 7:00pm
    • Learning sessions, hands-on labs, tutorials, Applications Innovation keynote, certifications, lightning sessions: 4pm - 6pm
    • Open time: 7:00pm - 12am
    • Registration: 7am - 10pm
    • CloudWorld Hub: 8am - 6pm
    • Developer Hub: 8am - 6pm
    • Always On: Networking lounges for Consulting, Support, Industries and more
    • Keynote: 9am - 10:30am
    • Learning sessions, hands-on labs, tutorials, certifications, lightning sessions: 9am - 5:30pm
    • Keynote: 4pm - 5:30pm
    • Open time: 5:30pm - 9pm
    • The CloudWorld Party: 9pm - 12am
    • Registration: 7am - 3pm
    • CloudWorld Hub: 8am - 2pm
    • Developer Hub: 8am - 5pm
    • Always On: Networking lounges for Consulting, Support, Industries and more
    • Learning sessions, hands-on labs, tutorials, certifications, lightning sessions: 9am - 4:30pm
    • Conference concludes, attendee departures

Raise a glass to your HR peers

Join us on Tuesday, October 18, during the welcome reception, to toast the Oracle Cloud HCM HR Heroes award winners. Celebrate the accomplishments of these individuals and their organizations as they set new and innovative standards for HR professionals. Don't miss this opportunity to mix and mingle, share stories, and make new connections.

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