5th edition, April 28, 2014, Ramada Plaza Hotel, Europa Hall

Thank you for attending Focus on Employment&HR conference. A list with the attending companies is available under the event Agenda. See you at the 6th edition!

This year stands under the sign of the New Salary Law that should come into force in 2014. It is also the year of more EU markets opening their doors for Romanian employees. What’s best for a graduate: struggling to find a proper job here or look for opportunities abroad while foreigners are considering coming to relocate here? See what other legal changes are in the plans in the human resources field and what the experts’ take on these issues is during the Business Review event, Focus on Employment & HR.



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8:30 – 09.00 Participants Registration & Welcome Coffee

9:00 – 10.30  1st SESSION 

  • Public policies and legal measures to increase employment in Romania. Authorities’ plans for young and old employees, the two extremes of the labor market.
  • What’s new in the Labor Code? Changes to temporary work contracts.
  • Talent deficits and how to retain top performers.
  • Working time and performance. How do you manage them within work contracts. – PRESENTATION


10:30 – 10:45 Coffee break

10:45 – 12.15  2nd SESSION 

  • “Today and tomorrow’s employee profile. Differences and advantages of the perfect employer” – STUDY conducted exclusively for Business Review by Yourway Life&Career Counseling – PRESENTATION
  • The theoretical and practical aspects of informal labor in Romania in 2014. Regulations and case studies.
  • How is Romania dealing with emigration and immigration? What are the worst affected fields and how many professionals are expected to leave the country to work abroad? What are the legal steps to becoming a fully-fledged employee as a foreigner?
  • The future of the young generation: employability and challenges.
  • A look at the future: where is the local workforce heading and how will demand shape the Romanian labor market?


12:15 – 12:30 Coffee break



Building a Salary Structure – a subject of the international certification SHRM – PRESENTATION


roxana toader 2   Roxana Toader, Senior Consultant, Certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), Ascendis


  • Establish the Foundation
  • Execute Preparatory Activities
  • Benchmark Key Positions
  • Develop the Pay Structure
  • Conduct a Reality Check
  • Avoid Pitfalls



 ciprian dragomir crop Ciprian Dragomir, General State Inspector, ITM
balabuti1 Marilena Balabuti, Deputy Chief Inspector, ITM Bucharest
mihalacea anofm Camelia Mihalcea, Head of International Relations, EURES and Mediation Directorate, National Agency for Employment (ANOFM)
Arun Krishnamurthy, Vodafone Arun Krishnamurthy, Human Resources Director, Vodafone Romania
roxana toader 2 Roxana Toader, Senior Consultant, Certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), Ascendis
Mihaela Nitu Mihaela Nitu, Senior Lawyer, Gruia Dufaut Law Office
fodorof Mihaela Feodorof,
Managing Partner, Yourway Life&Career Counseling
Alexandra Olaru1 Alexandra Olaru, Communication & HR Director, McDonald’s Romania
madalina balan_poza buna Moderator: Madalina Balan, Managing Partner, Hart Consulting



 Exim Bank Head of Payroll
Allianso Group Romania Corporate Administration, Controlling & Support Manager
ANOFM Head of International Relations, EURES and Mediation Directorate
Ascendis Senior Consultant
Asociatia Romana a Recrutorilor General Director
Auchan HR Manager
Auchan Human Resources Manager Central Services
Avon HR Business Partner
AXWAY Romania HR Manger
Billa Romania HR Manager
British American Tobaco (BAT) HR Executive
Cariere Project Manager HR Manager
CEC Bank Head of recruitment, staff development
Central European Media Enterprises/Media Pro Studios HR Manager – Production Services (MediaPro Studios)
Cetelem HR Director
Chipita Romania HR Manager
Clifford Chance Badea Counsel
Cora HR Manager
Crescendo Manager Human Resources
EBC HR Solutions Consultant
EFG Retail Services HR Manager
Embassy of Greece in Bucharest Second Secretary for Economic and Commercial Affairs
Finexpert Consulting Payroll Manager
GarantiBank HR Senior Relationship Manager
GDF Suez Tractebel Engineering HR Development Manager, HR & Communication
Gras Savoye Romania Head of Human Capital Effectiveness Services
Gruia Dufaut Law Office Senior Lawyer
Gruia Dufaut Law Office Attorney at Law
Gruia Dufaut Law Office Partner
Gruia Dufaut Law Office PR
HART Consulting PR Coordinator
HART Consulting Managing Partner
Hart Consulting Consultant
Hewlett-Packard Romania HR Generalist
Honeywell COE Staffing Leader, SEE; COE Staffing Leader, TS EMEA
Hutchinson Plant Manager
Indaco Systems HR Director
ING Bank Recruitment & Development Officer 
Imigration Inspectorate
IPSO Group Romania HR Responsible
ITM General State Inspector
ITM Bucharest Deputy Chief Inspector
Kika Mobilier srl HR Manager
Konica Minolta Business Solution Exper Sales Department
Kranswald HR Office Manager
Leaders Hub Co-Founder
Leaders Hub Sales Consultant
Macromex/Edenia HR Director
Martifer HR Manager
McDonald’s Romania Communication & HR Director
McDonald’s Romania HR Senior Manager
Mentor’s Senior Consultant
Mindit General Manager
Mindit Client Representative
Misys HR Manager
News Outdoor / Getica OOH HR Manager
Novotel Bucarest City Centre HR Manager
Oracle Romania HR Consultant
PayU HR Assistant
PeliFilip Partner
Pirelli Human Resource Department
Regenersis HR Manager
Reviro Managing Partner
Ringier HR manager
Ringier Employee Relations Manager
Saga Advisory Managing Partner
Schaeffler Head of Performance Management Department
Selgros Cash&Carry HR & Development Manager
Selgros Cash&Carry HR Specialist
ServSkills Director Operational Support
Siveco HR Compensation & Benefits Team Leader
Sodimed Managing Director
Tarom HR Director
TotalSoft Induction and Comp & Ben Executive
Truck Supply Europe Assistant Manager
Truck Supply Europe Finance Officer
Turbomecanica HR Manager
TVR Training Coordinator
Valtec Finance&HR Manager
Vodafone Romania Human Resources Director
Vodafone Romania Public Relations Manager
Vodafone Romania Talent Management Consultant
Wrightson Romania HR Consultant
Xerox HR Specialist
Xerox HR Director
Yourway Life&Career Counseling Managing Partner
Yourway Life&Career Counseling Psychologist



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