Magellan Asia-Pacific International Learning Expedition - Singapore

Explore international HR practices!

Professional seminar in Singapore

Learning objectives

  • Understand the specifics of HR management in the region and country concerned
  • Benefit from a practical approach to Asia Pacific, and Singapore specifically
  • Learn about the latest regional and local technical practices and changes in your field, including comp & ben and international mobility
  • Develop knowledge of local legal systems


Who is it for?

Students from our partner establishments who wish to gain a better understanding of HR issues in the countries and regions concerned


Professionals:  HRDs, international HR managers, country or regional HR managers, international mobility managers, C&B managers, talent managers, development managers, country managers 


Knowledge of english 

Planned program:


• Monday 25 January 2021, 9:00 - 18:30: presentations

  › Introduction, presentation of geopolitical, economic and social specifics of the region (Asia & ASEAN) and of Singapore

  › HR management and practices in Asia 

• Tuesday 26 January 2021, 9:00 - 18:30: presentations

  › Compensation trends in Asia Pacific

  › Overview of benefits in APAC and focus on Singapore

  › International mobility trends in APAC 

  › Immigration and relocation to Singapore 

  › Cocktail reception for participants and speakers

• Wednesday 27 January 2021, 7:00 - 18:30: transfer and visit of an industrial site in Indonesia, and a meeting with site management

• Thursday 28 January 2021, 9:00 - 13:00: presentations

  › Thematic round tables (e.g. learning & development,                     management of a global employment company, etc.)

  › Meetings with CEOs and expatriates


Speakers include:

-Rajesh Daswani, Senior consultant benefits , Willis Towers Watson

-Mario Ferraro, Regional practice leader, Global mobility, Mercer

-Naseem Khan, HR director Asia-Pacific, Levi’s

-Christophe Lange, VP HR Asia-Pacific, Ingredion

-Bee-Kuan Ng, Human resources director, Lafarge Holcim International Services

-Doina Palici-Chebab, CEO, AXA Insurance Asia

-Vincent Perreault, HR VP Asia-Pacific, Nestle Skin Health

-Christian Vo Phuoc, Director reward South East Asia and Australia, Unilever  

Dates, fees and enrollment:

This course can be followed by people in employment.

Seminar venue: Unilever Asia Pacific campus, Singapore

Next session: from 25 to 28 January 2021

4 days, i.e. around 25 hours

Professional rates: EUR 1,200 before tax 

Student rates: EUR 350 before tax 

The price includes:

- Presentations 

- Round tables

- Visit of an industrial site in Indonesia and transport (ferry from Singapore to Batam and a bus on                  Batam)


The price does not include:

- Flights

- Airport transfers and travel from the hotel to the convention center

- Accomodation

- Meals

- Personal expenses

- Any visa fees

- Cancellation insurance

- Repatriation insurance


                                                                                                              Registration before 15 December 2020

Enrollment form and conditions

 Student rates are strictly reserved to students of our partner establishments.

For further information:

2020 catalog


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