Work 4.0: Revolutionizing
April 15, 2021 at
KEYNOTE: The future of leadership
Speaker: Zabeen Hirji, Executive Advisor Future of Work at Deloitte
Leadership is at an inflection point. The pandemic has changed the way we live and work, and leadership has become more human — compassionate, transparent, inclusive, collaborative and even vulnerable. Does this drive organizational performance or hinder it? Is it a moment or a movement?
Zabeen is a strategic advisor to business, government and universities, as well as a board director. As Executive Advisor, Future of Work, at Deloitte, she focuses on leadership and talent, workforce and culture transformation, lifelong learning and upskilling, diversity and inclusion, and purpose-led organizations. A recognized thought-leader, she is a frequent speaker, writer and media commentator, bringing a cross-sectoral mindset and practical advice based on her business career. Zabeen and holds an MBA from SFU.
From 2007 to 2017, Zabeen was RBC’s Chief Human Resources Officer covering 80,000 employees in 40 countries, and a member of RBC’s Group Executive Committee which set their strategic direction. RBC has been consistently recognized as a Best Place to Work, a leader in diversity and inclusion, and a leading corporate citizen.