2018 EMEA Compensation and Benefits Conference

People make digital work – Reward the workforce for the future

Lisbon 4–5 October

Event Overview

The EMEA Compensation and Benefits Conference is designed for HR professionals who have an international outlook and deal with Global or European compensation and benefits challenges.

Organisations of all sizes need to transition to a technology-enhanced environment, while ensuring that their workforce thrives. This year's theme will be People make digital work – Reward the workforce for the future, addressing the board's Talent's key issues, the technology driven new era and how HR is evolving to support the business and be a key player in planning for a digital workforce.

Join our two-day conference to understand how organisations need to prepare for the future of work and develop a people strategy empowered by technology.

The 2018 conference will provide you with:

  • Trends and insights on challenges faced by HR professionals to address the transformation of HR through technology driven solutions
  • A series of case study presentations delivered by top HR professionals from leading organisations operating in EMEA
  • Interactive breakout sessions on a wide range of high interest topics
  • An opportunity to network and interact with HR peers to learn from and build on shared experiences

Keynote Speaker

Stéphane Garelli

Professor Emeritus of World Competitiveness, IMD business school and the University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Widely acknowledged as a world authority on competitiveness, Stéphane Garelli's diverse background gives him a unique perspective on the subject. He makes sense of today's global economic and competitiveness landscape better than anyone else. He answers the question "Competitiveness: So what?" for enterprises and individuals. He is an exciting speaker who combines content and an entertaining approach to complex issues, supported by his trademark graphics.

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Pre-Conference IPE Users Meeting

3 October, 13.00 — 16.00

In order to give participants an opportunity to take full advantage of the EMEA Compensation and Benefits Conference, we will be offering a complimentary pre-conference session focused on International Position Evaluation (IPE).

This event is open to IPE licensees and current users only.

If you do not use Mercer's job evaluation system and would like to learn more about it, please request a one-to-one meeting with our experts when registering for the conference.

Pre-Conference Workforce Metrics workshop

3 October, 14.30 — 16.00

During this complimentary session, participants will gain insights on how workforce metrics can drive business results with data. We will discuss latest reward and workforce metrics trends, present a case study about the use of metrics to deliver HR business intelligence and introduce you to the Mercer | Comptryx tool.

The session is aimed at HR Managers, Compensation & Benefits Managers, and HR Metrics & Analytic Specialists.

Did you know?

Our European Information Package (EIP) and European Knowledge Package include one or more seats (depending on the purchased package) at our Africa HR Summit, Expatriate Management Conference and EMEA Compensation & Benefits Conference! Mercer's European packages are cost-effective solutions created specifically for organisations and individuals managing compensation, benefits, and mobility activities within the EMEA region or on a global level.

How to join?

Simply visit the European packages' webpage or send an email to indirect.sales.emea@mercer.com.

2017 Event Highlights

2017 Highlights

Check out the highlights from our 2017 EMEA Compensation & Benefits Conference in London.

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2017 Highlights

Mercer's European Packages

European Information Package

Become a holder of our European Information Package or our new European Knowledge Package and you could gain free attendance to our 2018 conference.

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Contact Us

For more information about Mercer's EMEA Compensation & Benefits events please contact Maylis Chollet:

Contact the Mercer Global Events Team MercerGlobalEvents@mercer.com


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The 2018 EMEA Compensation and Benefits Conference qualifies for recertification credit for the Certified Compensation Professional® (CCP®), Certified Benefits Professional® (CBP), Global Remuneration Professional (GRP®), Work-Life Certified Professional® (WLCP®), Certified Sales Compensation Professional (CSCP)®, Certified Executive Compensation Professional (CECP)®, Advanced Certified Compensation Professional (ACCP)™ and Master Certified Compensation Professional (MCCP)™ designations granted by WorldatWork Society of Certified Professionals.

For more information on recertification, visit the WorldatWork Society recertification webpage at www.worldatwork.org/certification/recertification.

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