Synthesis: The Mercer Premier Global Summit

Synthesis: The Mercer Premier Global Summit

Mercer Premier

Synthesis: The Mercer Premier Global Summit

June 7-8, 2017 New York City

Please Join Us

For two days in June, Mercer will convene senior, influential executives from around the world and across industries to reimagine how work, the workforce and business growth can intersect in the future.

The Experience

Agenda at a Glance:

Day 1: June 7, 2017

  • All morning Check In: 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn NYC
  • 11:00am-1:30pm − Immersive Future Gallery & Lunch:

    An eye-opening interactive experience that brings to life how work will be different in the not-so-distant future. Six topics will be presented:

    • Innovation & Agility
    • Growth & Emerging Markets
    • Intelligent Workplace
    • Multi-faceted Workplace
    • Total Well-being
    • Customer of the Future
  • 1:30pm-2:15pm − Opening Remarks
  • 2:15pm-3:00pm − Future Panel: 

    A facilitated conversation with a panel of leading business and talent experts, futurists and thought leaders to discuss and share their perspectives on the future direction of  talent, innovation and business growth.

  • 3:15pm-4:45pm − 'Framestorming': Interactive large and small group dialogues that reframe tomorrow’s challenges into inquiries we can start solving together.
  • 4:45pm-5:15pm − Hive Discussion: Facilitated full group discussion to surface the insights and learnings from the Framestorming exercise. 
  • 5:15pm-5:30pm − Day Close
  • 6:00pm − Conference Dinner and Keynote Address

Day 2: June 8, 2017

  • 7:30am-8:30am − Breakfast
  • 8:30am-8:45am − Day Open
  • 8:45-10:00am − Featured Speakers
  • 10:00am-11:00am − Innovation Exchange: Short presentations and panel discussion from leading organizations on how they are cracking the code of the future of work. 
  • 11:15am-12:30pm − Global Insights Network: A live, virtual focus group with a microcosm of tomorrow’s multi-dimensional workforce to source data and perspectives that start to answer the future’s most pressing questions
  • 12:30pm-12:45pm − Hive Discussion: Facilitated full group discussion to surface the insights and learnings from the Global Insights Network exercise
  • 12:45pm-1:45pm − Lunch
  • 1:45pm-2:45pm − Talent Hackathon: Rapid-cycle advancement of company people plans through a multi-lens review process, utilizing key insights gained from the event: internal team reviews, peer reviews and optional reviews by Mercer subject matter experts.
  • 2:45pm-3:15pm − Hive Discussion
  • 3:15pm-3:45pm − Closing Remarks: Group reflection on how to carry forward learnings and relationships through the Mercer Premier client group
  • 3:45pm-4:45pm − Innovation Demos and Networking

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1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge
60 Furman Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Tel: +1 347 696 2500
Hotel Website

Hotel Booking Information            

Mercer’s discounted room rate of $369 at the 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge has now expired.  If you are interested in securing accommodation at the 1 Hotel, please contact and we will do our best to assist you.  Reservations will be made based on hotel availability at the prevailing rate.

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