2017 SUMMIT

“Digital Transformation and Talent Management: Challenges and Opportunities”


On the 1st of June, 2017 took place the Annual Summit on the Alcobendas campus of the Universidad Europea de Madrid. The President of the American Business Council, Miguel Carmelo, was in charge of opening the event and, afterwards, there were two interesting round tables.

In the first one, Enrique Polo de Lara, General Manager of Salesforce.com Iberia, was in charge of moderating the table regarding the topic “Digital Transformation” which was addressed by Fernando Ruiz, President of Deloitte; José Manuel Petisco, CEO of Cisco; Adán Plaza, Managing Director of Accenture Technology and Alejandro Pociño, President of Steelcase.

Then, the second round table was held under the title “Talent Management” moderated by the Presidenct of Sodexo, Carina Cabezas. On this occasion, the conversation was held between Antón Valero, President of DOW Química; Juan Orti, President of AMEX; Miguel Gómez Navarro, Rector of the European University; Pilar Santiago, Managing Partner for Financial and Digital Services of Heidrick & Struggles and Raúl Grijalba, Managing Director of ManpowerGroup.