By Tare Youdeowei
ABUJA — With a view to help the government identify the challenges, impediments and the way forward as a major stakeholder in the people management industry, the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria is set to hold its 48th Annual National Conference at the International Conference Centre, Abuja on October 18, 2016.
According to a statement by the institute, the conference, tagged People/Potentials/Possibilities, is billed to explore significant and specific set of industry issues and trends that will inspire a paradigm shift in leadership and human resource management.
The statement read: “Several engaging sessions would be presided over by sought-after thought leaders, highlighting critical socio-economic issues with Nigeria’s rising unemployment situation at the front burner.”
Those expected to grace the occasion include Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige; Head of Service of the Federation, Winifred Ekanem Eyo-Ita and the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah; Dennis Zulu, Director, ILO Country Office for Nigeria, Ghana, Liberia, Sierra-Leone and Liaison Office for ECOWAS; Shai Ganu; ASIA Business Leader; Talent, Mercer Consulting; Senior Special Assistant on Job Creation and Youth Employment, Office of the Vice-President, Afolabi Imoukhuede, among others.