Changing How You Hire in 2018 & HR Social Mixer

  • When:
    Wednesday, 27 June 2018, 4:00pm - 8:30pm
  • Where:
    British Chamber Shanghai - We suggest that you enter the ZhangYuan community from the north gate on Taixing Lu (near Wujiang Lu)., 上海英国商会 (建议从泰兴路上的张园入口进入)
    No.9, Sub-lane 56, Lane 590, Weihai Lu, Jing'an District
  • Price:
    RMB 200, members only.

The Chamber's HR Focus Group invites Dr. Shi Bisset and Jamie Chang, both from SB&A, to share with members the key trends in selection & recruitment, new successful approaches and the impact of new technologies. 

During this highly interactive workshop, participants will discuss and discover:

  • How new AI-based interviewing tools sift through resumes so that you can focus on more quality candidates
  • Top trends in recruitment & selection
  • Whether or not traditional interviews really help you identify key soft skills – learn five new tools that will help you identify candidates more holistically
  • A look at some benchmarking cases
  • What does the future of interviewing look like in this social media era
  • How data analysis can be used to predict hiring outcomes or better understand attrition and skills gaps
  • How Artificial Intelligence (AI) is being used to help the recruitment process

After the workshop, attendees are welcome to mingle with your peers over free flow drinks, discussing common challenges, innovative solutions and the ever-changing dynamics of Shanghai's fast-paced HR market.

Running Order

  • 4.00-4.30pm Registration & Networking
  • 4.30-4.35pm Opening Introduction
  • 4.35-6.30pm Workshop and Q&A
  • 6.30-8.30pm Social Mixer (free flow of beer, red & white wines, and soft drinks) 


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If you only want to attend the workshop, please RSVP here.

If you only want to attend the social mixer, please RSVP here.

Location of the British Chamber Shanghai Office - we suggest that you enter the ZhangYuan community from the north gate on Taixing Lu (near Wujiang Lu)

New office map - Jun

No-show Policy: Please note you must cancel your reservation in writing to the event contact staff 24 hours in advance. No-shows without prior notification will be charged a no-show fee of RMB100. 

Walk-in Policy: Please note that members who attend the event without prior reservation will be charged an extra walk-in fee of RMB50 if spaces are still available.

Speaker Introduction

Dr. Shi Bisset

Founding Associate, Shi Bisset and Associates Ltd

An Organisational Development expert with a Global Reputation as a Master Change Agent and Coach.

Doctorate in organisational psychology and an expert on cross-global  issues.

Developing OD/HR capabilities, especially for M&As.

Senior Fellow of the world renowned Conference Board – the longest running international think tank on human capital development.

Jamie Chang

O.D. Associate Partner, Shi Bisset & Associates

Jamie is Taiwanese by birth and immigrated to Canada in 1995. He holds a BA Hons. in Marketing from the University of Stirling (School of Management) in the UK and graduated in 2011.

He comes from a diverse multi-cultural background having lived in Taiwan, Mainland China, Japan, Canada, UK, and the United States, and is fluent in both Chinese and English. His work experience includes international trade, O.D. analysis and project management for Fortune 500 companies such as Mead Johnson, BP, Chanel, Eaton Corporation, and many more.

Jamie is currently concentrating on Talent Analytics and implementation for Strategic Change initiatives.

Event contact

Nathalie Xu