What You Will See on the Talent Connect Livestream This Year

September 22, 2016

Talent Connect - one of the most unforgettable and inspiring recruiting and HR conferences around - kicks off in just two weeks. And although the event just sold out, never fear - the livestream has you covered and will give you access to all the important highlights, from the comfort of your office (or sofa at home - popcorn uncluded).

Starting Thursday, October 6, the livestream will broadcast keynotes with talent acquisition leaders from GE Digital, exclusive Q&As with executives like Jeff Weiner and Sir Richard Branson, and special “blue carpet” experiences of the event. And, it’s free to watch.

Wondering what you’ll see on this year’s livestream, and when to watch it online? Here’s what you can expect:

Sir Richard Branson will reveal surprising lessons learned in a fireside chat

If you’ve ever wondered what the world's most successful business leaders think about hiring and talent, now is your chance to find out. Soak in all the knowledge that Sir Richard Branson has to share about founding the Virgin Group, how his organization's success is due to hiring great people, and how he did it.

Jeff Weiner will share his thoughts on the changing nature of work and the growing skills gap

In another fireside chat, LinkedIn’s CEO Jeff Weiner will share what’s currently top of mind: the current economic climate, the growing skills gap, and changes in employee tenure, just to name a few. He’ll also discuss how these trends affects talent acquisition, and how you should be thinking about the future.

GE's VP of Talent Acquisition will talk about how they reivented themselves and scaled gracefully

Expand your expertise with a powerful presentation by a talent acquisition group really shaking things up. Amber Grewal will share how her recruiting team helped transform global industrial giant GE into a digital pioneer. She’ll explain how they gracefully built GE Digital with a new brand identity, candidate/employee value proposition, and a recruiting model to hire digital talent at a massive scale.

Exciting insights into the future of the talent acquisition and LinkedIn product news

LinkedIn’s VP of Talent Solutions, Wade Burgess, will share the impact member engagement has on recruiting success, as well as perspectives on the state of the LinkedIn ecosystem. And, you’ll also see the latest product innovations from Head of LinkedIn Talent Solutions Product, Eddie Vivas. 

Behind the scenes action with your livestream host

From front-row seats to backstage access, livestream host and CEO of Red Branch Media, Maren Hogan, will make you feel like you were really there at Talent Connect. She’ll bring you inside the swanky Venetian Hotel with backstage glimpses of the event, and include you in insightful conversations with attendees.

Maren will also snag exclusive interviews with Sir Richard Branson and Eddie Vivias immediately after they walk offstage. Plus, she’ll invite the best and the brightest to give LinkedIn tips to those on the livestream.

Worldwide streaming for talent professionals everywhere

This year, no talent professional is left behind. You’ll be able to watch the keynotes and exclusives no matter where you are in the world. See dates and times below on when you can catch the stream:

Don't miss this rare opportunity. Register for the Talent Connect Livestream to learn from the most forward-thinking talent leaders.