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Kraft Heinz Chief Learning Officer at the i4cp 2020 Conference

The lineup of exceptional speakers for the #1-rated  i4cp 2020 Next Practices Now Conference continues to grow.

Joining senior executives from companies including Microsoft, Starbucks, and Patagonia, the Institute for Corporate Productivity (i4cp) has confirmed that Ekpedeme “Pamay” Bassey, Kraft Heinz‘ Chief Learning Officer, will speak on the i4cp mainstage this coming March.

At the Kraft Heinz Company, Bassey creates a culture of continuous learning and drives the company’s global learning and development strategy and initiatives through Ownerversity, Kraft Heinz’s corporate university. Pamay has deep expertise in learning theories derived from artificial intelligence research and practical experience designing and developing highly-rated learning solutions and transformative professional development programs.

Prior to Kraft Heinz, Pamay served as the Global Head of Learning Platform and Professional Development for BlackRock, the world’s largest asset management company. Before that, she was president of The Pamay Group, an e-learning design and strategy company.

Pamay is also Chief Experience Officer of the My 52 Weeks of Worship Project, through which she facilitates courageous conversations about cultural and interfaith diversity, inclusion, and understanding. Her 2018 TEDx talk, Navigating Sacred Spaces , is based on her project work and her book: My 52 Weeks of Worship:Lessons from a Global, Spiritual, Interfaith Journey.

She serves as Chair of the National Advisory Board of The Haas Center for Public Service at Stanford University, is past co-president of the Stanford National Black Alumni Association, and is a Diamond Life member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, a public service organization.

Bassey will join a growing list of several dynamic speakers scheduled for i4cp’s annual conference, including:

  • Kevin Johnson & Lucy Helm, Chief Executive Officer & Executive Vice President, Starbucks
  • Garry Ridge, President & CEO, WD-40 Company
  • Dean Carter, CHRO, Patagonia
  • Diane Gherson, Chief Human Resources Officer, IBM
  • Jenny Lay-Flurrie, Chief Accessibility Officer, Microsoft
  • Kristen Ludgate, Sr. Vice President of Human Resources, 3M
  • Skip Spriggs, President and CEO, The Executive Leadership Council
  • Dave Ulrich, Author, University Professor, and Management Coach

i4cp’s annual conference, consistently ranked the #1 HR conference by attendees, brings over 400 senior human capital leaders together in a vendor-free environment to enjoy networking, workshops, practice sharing, and dynamic keynote presentations.

The i4cp 2020 Next Practices Now Conference will be held March 23 – 26 in Scottsdale, AZ at the Fairmont Scottsdale. Sign up by December 13, 2019 and save $500.