Wellbeing at Work event Oman 2019

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The Wellbeing at Work Event, the leading global event series taking place in 10 cities globally, arrives at the Sheraton Oman Hotel in Muscat on 8 December 2019. The event provides HR & Organization leaders with the opportunity to learn from experts and their peers about the latest wellbeing developments and successes that are enhancing individual and organisational performance in companies across the world.

Thanks for continuing to organize your events in the region. It was really beneficial and interesting to see how the region has matured in driving the Health & Wellness agenda

Head of Organizational Development, MENA, DHL Express

Key Reasons to Attend:

  • Learn how multinational organisations are creating workplaces that thrive 
  • Leadership panel discussions informing workplace change
  • Employer case studies providing the secrets to employee wellbeing success
  • International experts bring best-practise from across the globe
  • Invaluable networking with business and HR leaders 

Organizations that prioritise workplace wellbeing out-perform their competitors and thriving workplaces are more profitable and creative so this is an essential must-attend event for those companies who want to succeed!

Join the conversation before the event on Twitter & Linkedin using #wbevent19

More Speakers to be Announced Shortly

Dr. Salim Al Flaiti, Director of Human Resources, Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre

Dr. Salim Al Flaiti, Director of Human Resources, Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre


An Omani professional with over 17 years of experience in leadership, management & administration globally

Wafa Al Balushi, Director – Corporate Communications & Human Capital, Oman Gas

Wafa Al Balushi, Director – Corporate Communications & Human Capital, Oman Gas


Talented HR professional with wide exposure within International Organizations being Chevron, KPMG and BMMI

Paul Turner, Regional Director MENA, Havas People

Paul Turner, Regional Director MENA, Havas People


Paul is based in Dubai, heads the MENA region for Havas & has a wealth of experience in employee engagement & employee experience

Sunaina Kohli, ME People Experience, PwC

Sunaina Kohli, ME People Experience, PwC


Driving People Experience for the Middle East region; Leading on Wellbeing, Diversity & Inclusion and HeForShe

Saleh Al Musalhi, Director of Human Capital, Oman Oil Company

Saleh Al Musalhi, Director of Human Capital, Oman Oil Company


Experienced Executive Director with a demonstrated history of working in the energy industry with local and international operations

Hassan Saud Rashid Al Salmi, HSSE Senior Manager, Omantel

Hassan Saud Rashid Al Salmi, HSSE Senior Manager, Omantel


Corporate Health, Safety, Social, and Environmental Senior Manager at Omantel

Salam Ahmed Al Kindi, Director- Corporate Support, Salam Air

Salam Ahmed Al Kindi, Director- Corporate Support, Salam Air


Experienced Corporate Director with a demonstrated history of working in different industries

Mark Rix, CEO, Apex Media

Mark Rix, CEO, Apex Media


Business leader with a proven record of delivery in a highly competitive UK and Middle East multi-media environment

 

08:00 – 08:50 – Registration and Networking

 

08:50 – 09:00 – Welcome and Opening Remarks

 

09:00 – 09:30 – Creating a Workplace Environment of Happiness to Boost Productivity

  • What strategies promote a culture of happiness?
  • Emotional needs in the workplace and the importance of happy environments
  • How do leaders ensure high performance teams are rooted in happiness and driven by purpose?
  • How can employers ensure careers are journeys, leaders are guides and people are heroes?

Wafa Al Balushi, Director – Corporate Communications and Human Capital, Oman Gas

Dr. Salim Al Flaiti, Director of HR, Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre 

 

09:30 – 10:00 – How to Create a Great Workplace Culture

  • What are organizations globally doing to engage employees to drive innovation?
  • Resilient and mentally happy employees – what makes a great place to work?
  • What is the connection between financial metrics and the employee employer relationship?
  • What can organizations do now to ensure a healthy and engaged workforce?

Saleh Al Musalhi, Director of Human Capital, Oman Oil Company

 

10:00 – 10:25 – Employer Case Study

Speaker to be confirmed shortly

 

10:25 – 10:55 – Networking Break

 

10:55 – 11:40 – Panel Discussion: Strategic Moves for Wellness: A New Direction for Employee Wellbeing

  • What is the current state of employee health and wellbeing in Oman?
  • How important is it for employee health to have a seat at the strategic roundtable?
  • Physiological risks for Oman – what is the leading threat to the region and what can be done to address it?
  • What is the value of prevention to avoid future health costs?
  • How can corporate and health promotion programs reduce health costs?

Speakers to be confirmed shortly

 

11:40 – 12:05 – Employee Health and Wellbeing – The True Cost to Multinational Organizations

  • What is the true cost of unhealthy employees?
  • The impact of different health service delivery for international companies
  • Measuring employee health risk in order to manage it

Speaker to be confirmed shortly

 

12:05 – 12:30 – Employer Case Study

Speaker to be confirmed shortly

 

12:30 – 13:00 – Round Tables Discussions

The opportunity for attendees to join a focused discussion on a specific area of workplace wellbeing

 

13:00 – 14:10 – Networking Lunch

 

14:10 – 14:40 – Case Study – Wellbeing Programs in Omantel

  • The engagement and empowerment of OT workforce
  • What good codes of practice in wellbeing and mental health look like
  • The constrains of wellbeing programs in generic context

Hassan Saud Rashid Al Salmi, HSSE Senior Manager, Omantel 

 

14:40 – 15:20 – Promoting Corporate Wellness Through Diversity

  • After 10 years promoting wellness at work, what is the impact of health and fitness programmes on employees within businesses and organizations?
  • How can wellness committees enable employees to reach their health targets?
  • Creating an emotional connection between employees and the company
  • Can an employer put a monetary value on their return on investment into well-being?

Speaker to be announced shortly

 

15.20 – 15.45 – Networking Break

 

15:45 – 16:15 – A Culture that Attracts Younger Talent by Promoting Employee Wellbeing  

  • How can employer use their approach to employee wellbeing as a core part of the talent acquisition strategy?
  • The promotion of learning as part of wellbeing to attract engaged employees who perform at their best every day
  • Wellbeing, learning and retention – how combining programs can boost individual and organizational performance

Speaker to be confirmed shortly

 

16:15 – 16:45 – Fireside Chat – What the CEO Expects from Corporate Wellness Initiatives

What is the connection between business success and employee happiness?

Does happiness in the workplace lead to greater productivity?

How can organizations transform from stressful environments to creative workplaces?

What strategies can be employed by organizations to change their culture?

Speaker to be confirmed shortly

 

16.45 – 18.00 – Networking Reception 

Please join us for some further networking & canapés to close the conference

 

 


Apex Media

Apex Media

Apex Media is Oman’s most trusted multi-media company & the publisher of Muscat Daily and theweek newspapers





Muscat Daily

Muscat Daily

Muscat Daily: Oman’s largest selling daily newspaper, published by Apex Media





theweek

theweek

theweek is a national institution, with over 50,000 copies distributed free from 700 outlets across the Sultanate





Future of Work Insights

Future of Work Insights

Future of Work Insights provides global insight, intelligence and the latest trends around the future of the workplace





Havas People UAE

Havas People UAE




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Wellbeing @ Work event Oman: General AdmissionUS$249.00Ticket includes access to all content & break-outs, a healthy lunch & refreshments all day plus access to the exhibition & networking areas. Group Booking Discounts Available - Please contact us for information.

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Date:
8th December 2019
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Venue

Sheraton Oman Hotel
Ruwi
Muscat, Sultanate of Oman
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