22 December 2021

ASEAN thought leaders weigh in on how we can build a better, human-centric workplace

Buranond Kijwatanachai
AUN Programme Officer;

ASEAN, one of the most diverse regions in the world, is in a unique position of facing developmental challenges in an evenly developed region while also having to answer sociocultural challenges posed by contemporary society. As part of the ongoing ECAAR Dialogue webinar series, a diverse group of thought leaders from multiple sectors, generations, and sociocultural backgrounds were invited to speak on their unique experience of the ASEAN workplace and the challenges it currently faces. 

The webinar was once again moderated by Dr. Bob Aubrey of the ASEAN Human Development Organisation (AHDO) and was joined by the following speakers:

  1. Le Hong Phuc, Chairman of ASEAN Human Development Organization (AHDO)
  2. Dato' Palaniappan, Chairman of ASEAN Future Workforce Council (AFWC)
  3. Nadiah Tan Abdullah, Chair of AHDO Malaysia and Chief Human Resources Officer at S P Setia Berhad
  4. Adrian Tan, Human Resource Influencer
  5. Sizs Jerry, Group Leader, Social Investment, PT Freeport Indonesia
  6. Kaliane Tea, Chief Marketing Officer at Soma Group and Deputy Chief of Soma Initiative Program

A recording of the webinar can be viewed here: