How we will work and live in the future
What will our immediate and distant futures look like? Which current trends will solidly entrench themselves in the future, shaping our lives in ten or twenty years time? Of course we can't precisely predict how we will shape our future – as individuals or as a society, at work or in our private lives – nevertheless, patterns and trends do emerge that give us a sense of direction.
An acknowledged expert on the future is Prof. Dr. Horst W. Opaschowski, who has been involved in scientifically studying future developments in our society.
A summary of the presentation for the Hays-Forum 2011 is available for download (in German only). The files are provided in PDF format for your convenience. Please note that you will need the free Adobe® Acrobat® Reader® program to open these files on your computer.
Our past events (2012-2020)
Corporate success is based on a well-founded value system that gives people orientation. But which values ensure lasting success in the company and in the lives of individuals? Anselm Bilgri provides answers.
For companies to act successfully in the market, many things must interact and interlock. In his lecture, Prof. Dr Hans-Dieter Hermann shows what is necessary for teams to act successfully.
What does the growing understanding of how our brain works mean for our business actions? The well-known brain researcher and psychologist Prof. Dr. John-Dylan Haynes provides interesting insights.
Thomas Sattelberger can look back on almost four decades of experience in management and HR work, marked by upheavals and digitalisation.
Prof. Sonja Sackmann, Ph.D. provides interesting insights from research on digital transformation.
Success comes when individual performance is combined with teamwork. This results in dynamic teams - in business as in sport. Markus Weise on the parallels between sport and business.
An alternative path to an agile company runs through clever experiments - also and especially in organisational and leadership issues. Dirk Osmetz and Stefan Kaduk provide new insights.
In his keynote speech, Lars Vollmer identifies the phenomenon of failed value creation, which creates suffering for all people involved and could break the neck of many companies in the coming years.
Due to the pandemic situation in 2020, the Hays Forum could not take place to the full planned extent. In 2021, the Hays Forum will take place with the same topic as a digital format.