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Lessons in Leading and Operating a Global Learning & Development Organization

Recording Date: February 18, 2015
Price: Free

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Proven Leadership Lessons in Managing a Global Learning Organization

Dr. Albert Siu, Vice President and General Manager of the PAREXEL Academy, will present his experience and lessons learned in Leading and Operating a Global Learning & Development Organization.

This webcast has been designed specifically for chief learning officers, talent development leaders, training and development professionals, and business leaders responsible for developing talent globally.

What You Will Learn

For a full hour, this program will explore the following: 
  • How to align an integrated global L&D organization’s deliverables to business objectives and priorities
  • Describes a financial framework to effectively manage training investments
  • Use talent management tactics and metrics to calibrate talent bench strength
  • Methodologies for targeting training for the right people, the right time, and the right way 
  • Key performance indicators to measure the efficiency, effectiveness and impact of training outcomes

While attending this program is FREE, reservations are required.

About the Presenters

Dr. Albert Siu is VP and General Manager, PAREXEL Academy. PAREXEL is a global clinical research and regulatory consulting and outsourcing company headquartered in Waltham, MA, with 70 offices in 50 countries. In his current role, Dr. Siu manages the L&D functions within the organization. That includes leadership and organizational development, learning technology, all functional training, and externally focused clinical and regulatory training at the PAREXEL Academic Institute, a degree-granting institution offering a B.S. degree in Clinical Research Management.

Before joining PAREXEL, he was Vice President for Learning and Development at Boston Scientific, Chief Learning Officer for AT&T, and performed in multiple HR and L&D roles for Hewlett-Packard. Dr. Siu earned a doctorate from Purdue University in counseling psychology. 


Technical Requirements

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Supported OS, Browser and Additional Requirements

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  • Mozilla Firefox

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  • Minimum bandwidth requirement is 512 kbps for meeting attendees
  • POP-UP Blockers must be turned off to access the program
  • Additional Technical specs can be found here.

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