Transform the Way the World Works


Transform the Way the World Works


For more than ten years, ADP has been bringing together top-level executives from some of the world’s largest multinational organizations to explore global perspectives around cultivating human capital management in a complex, always-changing global environment.

Our theme “Transform the Way the World Works” focuses on the critical role you have in leading the charge in transforming not just your workforce but also impacting the broader global community.

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Conference agenda and times are subject to change without prior notification.

Day 1 — Tuesday, January 31, 2017

9:00 am – 5:00 pm ReThink Conference Registration
1:00 pm – 4:45 pm Scheduled Executive Meetings
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm ReThink Central
Demo our latest HCM Solutions
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Welcome Reception: MACBA – Museum of Contemporary Art
Join us and your peers for an exclusive experience of networking, while enjoying exquisite art, Catalan cuisine and entertainment.

Day 2 — Wednesday, February 1, 2017

8:30 am – 5:00 pm The Human Capital Management (HCM) Journey
Transform the Way the World Works

Keynote Speakers
Laszlo Bock, Former SVP of People Operations at Google and Author of WORK RULES!
Robert Armstrong, Chief Editorial Writer, Financial Times – “Is Globalization Dead?”


ReThink Central
Demo our latest HCM Solutions


Hear Best Practices from Your Peers:

  • Pfizer: Global Payroll at the Center of an HR Evolution
  • IBM: Transforming the Global Talent Acquisition Experience
  • UTC: Improving HR and Payroll Integration

Hear from ADP:

  • Global Product Roadmap – Stuart Sackman Corporate Vice President, Global Product and Technology & Melissa Jimenez, Senior Director, MNC Product Management
  • Workforce Innovation – Roberto Masiero, SVP, ADP Innovation Labs

New!  Breakout Sessions*

  • Accenture: The rise of Consumerism and the effect on Shared Services
  • Deloitte Consulting: Payroll should demand a voice in the HR SaaS conversation
  • EY: Next Generation HR Transformation
  • KPMG: Trends, Challenges and Opportunities in Expatriate Management and Cross-Border Payroll Compliance

*Note: Registration required for the breakout sessions

5:00 pm – 6:45 pm Scheduled Executive Meetings
7:00 pm Dine Barcelona! Dine Around
Join us for Dine Barcelona! and enjoy a hosted dinner with your fellow attendees and ADP executives at one of Barcelona's finest restaurants.

Day 3 — Thursday, February 2, 2017

8:30 am – 1:00 pm Continuing The HCM Journey
Transform the Way the World Works
  Keynote Speaker
Amal Clooney, International Law and Human Rights Expert

ReThink Central
Demo our latest HCM Solutions

  Hear Best Practices from Your Peers:
  • Blackstone: The Art of Creating Value Across a Portfolio
  Hear from ADP:
  • Global Security and Compliance – Roland Cloutier
2:15 pm – 3:45 pm Scheduled Executive Meetings

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