Agile Skills in Talent Management

Date(s) - 27/03/2021
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

ESI Institute of Management


ESI TALKSHOW® Series “Leading Agile Transformation—An Agile Organisation in A Disruptive World”.

TALKSHOW® 02: “Agile Skills In The Contemporary Talent Management”.

Date Time: March 27th, 2021 from 15:30-17:30 PM Vietnam Time

Venue: ESI Campus, 20 Street 8, An Khanh Ward, Thu Duc City, HCMC Vietnam

Targeting Audience: C-Suite, managerial levels, new leaders, and professional staff (optional for senior students and young leaders).

Featured Speakers: Dr. Steve Pham, Mmgt. Sophie Vu, MA. Tuan Nguyen, and Guest Speakers and Experts from various organisations and companies in Vietnam and other countries.


Why has the agile organizations become such a critically crucial term for C-suite and senior leaders? The recent disruptive changes have urged worldwide organizations to proceed transformation faster to meet the increasing customers’ needs and enhance the organizational structure and business model, sustainable growth and efficiency, talent performance and employee engagement—all in parallel.

Join our ESI TALKSHOW® where the attendees will discuss all the related aspects of modern leadership, strategic management, and global human resources management for successful transformation and growth within the new normal era.

The topics will cover the emergence of agile organizations and the latest perspectives on the mind-sets and practices you need to lead an agile transformation successfully, how you can bring a distinctively agile approach to the team, the core unit of agile organizations and the capabilities you need to enable agility throughout the organization, and how your organization can build and embed the capabilities among leaders at every level, starting with senior leaders.

  • How do skills, competencies, and talent differ? How the agile skills to be embedded in talent management strategy? How does the agile talent management strategy look like?
  • What are the generational perspectives in the strategic HRM? How does the generation impact on the agile talent management?
  • How can leaders and managers identify these specific terms in agile talent development strategy: environment, social and governance, upskilling & reskilling, restructuring, reimagine, and flexibility?

Tentative Agenda

  • 15:15 Check-in for physical attendees
  • 15:25 Check-in for virtual attendees
  • 15:30 Welcome remarks
  • 15:50 Specific Topic 1, Featured Speaker 1
  • 16:10 Specific Topic 2, Featured Speaker 2
  • 16:30 Specific Topic 3, Featured Speaker 3
  • 16:58 Panel Discussion and Q&A
  • 17:00 Event ends

Cost & Discount Policy

  • Physical attendees: ESI Members: VND 270,000 & Non-members: VND 350,000
  • Virtual attendees: ESI Members: VND 150,000 & Non-members: VND 190,000

Registration & Payment

Participants must complete the registration via registration link, then proceed the bank transfer to officially confirm your attendance one-week BEFORE the talk show date. The attendees will receive confirmation from the ESI Institute of Management via email and can contact ESI Talkshow Manager at hotline +84 33 7291922 and email

The attendees must indicate a message with your full name like this [fullname-ESITalkshow012021] when you proceed the bank transfer for this event. Reservations/cancellations must be made at least one-week BEFORE the talk show date by email ( as we are unable to accept reservations/cancellations by telephone.

ESI Featured Speakers

Dr. Steve Pham earned his Ed.D In educational leadership and learning from school of education, Aspen University, CO, US. Dr. Steve has over 25 years of working experience as an adjunct lecturer, education advisor, strategic HR consultant, head of human resources management for various multinational companies in Vietnam and SEA region. His specialization is helping school and corporate leaders from a variety of leadership background to consistently create dynamic, motivated organizational cultures ideal for sustainable transformation.

MA. Tuan Nguyen has been working in human resources management over eight years for various multinational companies in France and Vietnam. Tuan is an experienced Talent Management and Organisational Development Manager with high critical thinking and emotional intelligence, able to successfully work with different levels of stakeholders as an HRBP and OD Specialist. Tuan is always motivated by a broad range of challenges and be as comfortable in behaviour change, team dynamics and leadership development.

Mmgt. Sophie Vu has been working in Human Resources Management for nearly 10 years for various multinational companies in Vietnam. Sophie is an experienced Learning and Organisational Development practitioner with high emotional intelligence, able to place herself in the shoes of other stakeholders and ‘hit the ground running’. Sophie is always motivated by a broad range of OD challenges and be as comfortable in behaviour change, team dynamics and leadership development.

Special Guest Speakers

Entrepreneurs, C-Suite leaders, senior lecturers and professionals in executive education, global leadership, strategic management, global human resources management, in particular, senior consultant and experts in agile transformation can join as Guest Speakers of our ESI TALKSHOW® series.

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