"Responsible & Sustainable HR is the use of HRM policies to promote the sustainable use of resources within business organizations and, more generally, promote the cause of environmental sustainability"

HR today needs to lead from the front in building a culture of Sustainability within an organisation and take the Sustainability Agenda forward with all stakeholders including Employees, Customers, Government, Civil Society, Competitors, Partners, Vendors etc.

This two-day Sustainable HR Conclave is a unique initiative of UN GCNI that aims to bring together HR and Business Leaders from across industries to devise a roadmap for implementing and adopting Sustainable and Responsible HR practices in organisations and in turn also drive the achievement of UN Sustainable Development Goals by 2030. Focus for this Conclave will be SDG 3, SDG 4, SDG 5 and SDG 8.

  • 200+


  • 30+


  • 15+


  • 14-15 May


  • EROS Hotel,Nehru Place, New Delhi


9:30AM - 10:00AM


10:00AM - 11:30AM

Opening Remarks

Mr. Kamal Singh, Executive Director, UNGCNI

Welcome Address

Mr. Biswajit Roy, Conclave Co-Director, Director (HR & Business Development), Oil India Ltd.

Conclave Overview

Mr. Rajeev Dubey, Conclave Director, Group President (HR & Corporate Services) & CEO (After-Market Sector), Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.

Theme Address by Accenture

Keynote Address

Vote of Thanks

11:30AM - 12:00PM

Tea Break

12:00PM - 01:15PM

First Panel Discussion

Topic - Responsible & Sustainable Leadership: Scaling the Sustainable Summit - Accelerate Responsible Leadership to Build Sustainable Organisations

01:15PM - 02:15PM


02:15PM - 03:30PM

Second Panel Discussion

Topic - Inclusion & Gender Diversity: From Backoffice to Boardroom - Inclusion & Diversity as a mantra for success

03:30PM - 4:00PM

Tea Break

04:00PM - 05:15PM

Third Panel Discussion

Topic - Good Health and Well Being: Physical and Emotional Excellence in a non-stop and volatile world

05:15PM - 05:30PM

Concluding Remarks by UN GCNI (Mr. Aseem Kumar)

9:30AM - 10:00AM

Welcome Tea

10:00AM - 10:10AM

Key Takeaways from Day 1

10:10AM - 10:30AM

Special Session

Vote of Thanks, UNGCNI

10:30AM - 11:45AM

Fourth Panel Discussion

Topic - Industry Innovation and Infrastructure: Making the inhouse and partner work force Digital Ready

11:45AM - 12:15PM

Tea Break

12:15PM - 1:30PM

Fifth Panel Discussion

Topic - Re-imagining education, training and skilling for employability and business impact

01:30PM - 2:30PM


02:30PM - 03:45PM

Sixth Panel Discussion

Topic - Decent work & economic growth: Motivating the workforce and adding a human centred approach to hack your growth journey

03:45PM - 04:15PM

Concluding Speech setting Vision & Roadmap for Future Conclave + Vote of Thanks + Pledges

04:15PM - 04:45PM

Tea Break

Our Speakers

Mr. Rajiv Dubey

Conclave Director Group President (HR & Corporate Services) & CEO (After-Market Sector), Member of the Group Executive Board, Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd.

Mr. Biswajit Roy

Conclave Co-Director Director (Human Resources & Business Development), Oil India Ltd.

Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar

MoS (Independent Charge) Ministry of Labour and Employment Govt. of India

Mr. Alok Kumar

Advisor, NITI Aayog

Mr. Manoj Kohli

Country Head, Softbank

Mr. Suresh Narayanan

Chairman & Managing Director, Nestlé India Limited

Mr. P. Dwarkanath

Non-Executive Chairman, GSK

Dr. Alka Mittal

Director Human Resources, ONGC

Mr. Harshvendra Soin

Global Chief People Officer, Tech Mahindra

Ms. Smriti Handa

Regional HR Director, Reckitt Benckiser

Mr. Ajay Poddar

Managing Director, Environics

Mr. Satyajit Ganguly

Managing Director, OTPC

Mr. Manish Kumar

Managing Director, NSDC

Mr. Sudhakar Ambati

Director of Human Resources, Dabur India Limited

Mr. Saptrishi Roy

Director HR, NTPC

Dr. H.Chaturvedi

Director and Professor, BIMTECH

Mr. Sanjay Bose

EVP & Head HR, ITC

Mr. Chand Kaushil


Mr. Nishchae Suri

President - Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa, EdCast

Mr. Sumit Sharma

Founder, GoBolt

Mr. Pradeep Nair

Regional Dir India, Nepal & Sri Lanka, Ford Foundation

Dr. Sanjay Muthal

CEO, Kontempore Leadership Solutions & Sevices

Mr. Deepak Bagla


Ms. Vandana Poria

OBE FCA THE HUMAN ALARM CLOCK Thinker, Speaker, Curator, Advisor - Leadership Dynamics

Mr. Kabir Julka

VP & CHRO, American Express

Mr. Mudit Khosla

COO, Healthians

Dr. Shalini Sarin

Independent Board Director, Leadership - Sustainable Energy, Coach for Profit with Purpose

Ms. Harsha Almad

Managing Director, Accenture

Mr. Sanjay Dawar

Managing Director, Accenture Strategy

Mr. Kamal Singh

ED, UN Global Compact Network India


Understand how Responsible and Sustainable HR Management can create a distinct competitive advantage for your organisation

Learn to align HR practices with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Focus on Gender Equality, Quality Education, Decent Work & Economic Growth and Good Health & Well Being models which the participants can implement in their own organisations to achieve the competitive advantage

Appreciate best practices in domain specific implementation of responsible and decent work environment, interactive sessions and sharing of success stories

To discuss the critical HR issues that need to be addressed in order to make it an inclusive responsible and Sustainable HR Management

Who Should Attend

CEOs/CSOs/CHROs/Managing Directors

Sr. HR Managers/HR Professionals

Government officials

UN Agencies promoting SDGs

Chief People Officers/Chief Learning Officers/Talent Acquisition Officers

Training Managers

Knowledge Center



Conclave Note

Why You Should Attend

  1. Meet and interact with Industry Leaders and Business Heads
  2. Meet Human Resource Heads of Leading Corporates and Businesses
  3. Learn from Industry Leaders on aligning SDGs and Sustainable HR Practices in your organisation
  4. Network with delegates who are VP/CHRO/Directors from Leading Businesses, Corporates, Government and the United Nations
  5. A 2 Day unique program by the United Nations to promote Sustainable HR Practices
  6. CEOs/CHROs speaking and sharing their experiences for making Sustainable Organisations and HR Practices


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Early Bird Discount - 28th April 2020


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Email: shreya.verma@globalcompact.in

Ms. Shreya Verma | Programme Manager
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