Vlerick HR Day 2023

Vlerick HR Day 2023

June 14, 2023

On Wednesday 14 June, Vlerick will organise the 18th edition of the Vlerick HR Day in Ghent. With no fewer than 51 academic speakers and practioners lined up, it will be the perfect occasion to get up to date on the latest HR trends while also expanding your network. 

This year, delaware is proud to be a gold sponsor of this event! Join us on this inspiring day as we gather insights from HR academics and share thoughts with fellow HR professionals and consultants.

Eager to get into the inspiration flow? Make sure to read Paul Belsack’s inspiring blog on the crucial role of HR and AI in the future of work.  

What to expect?

The Vlerick HR Day 2023 has a packed schedule for you filled with the perfect mix of inspiring and interesting topics:

  • During the first part of the day, 4 key note speakers are lined up: Prof Dr Dirk Buyens, Dr Mindy Howard, Prof Dr Kurt Verweire and Dr Els van der Helm.
  • 12 different afternoon sessions divided over 2 time blocks, so choose wisely which ones you’d like to follow!
  • If your thrist for knowledge will not be quenched by the keynotes and afternoon sessions, you can also take part in one of the two optional lunch & learn sessions.
  • Naturally, there will also be enough time for great food and networking.     


  • 9:00 – 9:30: Registration & welcome
  • 9:30 – 10:10: Keynote 1: Navigating the HR reinvention
  • 10:10 – 10:40: Keynote 2: Train like an astronaut for success on earth
  • 10:40 – 11:30: Keynote 3: Strategizing in turbulent times: lessons for HR
  • 11:30 – 12:00: Keynote 4: The power of sleep for organisations
  • 12:00 – 13:30: Lunch & networking
  • 13:30 – 15:00: Afternoon sessions part 1
  • 15:00 – 15:45: Coffee break
  • 15:45 – 17:15: Afternoon sessions part 2
  • 17:15: Reception & networking

Event information & registration

Wednesday June 14, 2023 from 09:00  to 17:15


Vlerick Ghent Campus

Reep 1, 9000 Ghent