Is your skills gap hindering your organisation's potential for success?
February 12, 2019
Beyond Roadshow | Brussels

How L&D Must Pave the Way for Company Success – Belgium

Is your skills gap hindering your organisation’s potential for success?

Although companies are investing substantially in skills development, Gartner research has indicated that 80% of employees are still missing skills for current and future jobs. What’s missing in the equation?  Whether due to a lack of understanding of what essential skills are required, or a lack of focus on key L&D enablers, itis now critical for CLO’s and their L&D departments to adapt and drive the upskilling of the workforce for a competitive advantage.

Don’t miss this worldwide roadshow as the latest L&D research and insights come to Brussels this February:

  • When: February 12, 2019
  • Time: 15:00 – 18:00
  • Location: Diegem (Brussels), Van der Valk Hotel Brussels Airport



Join Talent & Learning Thought Leader Jan Rijken, in this highly interactive session (part of the global CrossKnowledge roadshow), as he discusses:

  • The dynamics with the L&D environment that impact employability 
  • 2019 L&D trends that will impact skills development 
  • Key challenges that CLOs specifically face  
  • Who should take responsibility for developing employees’ skills?  

Following Jan’s keynote session, Corinne Hespel, Head of Learning Enablers at BNP Paribas Fortis, will share their best practices on how they are successfully harnessing soft skills for company success.

The roadshow will finish with a demonstration of how CrossKnowledge, a global leader in digital learning, support organisations across the globe in their soft skills development strategies. During the demo, discover: 

  • Features & workflows of  BlendedX, a structured and guided learning path by CrossKnowledge that strengthens learning and engagement   
  • A brand new and superior coaching interface that brings human interaction back to digital learning   
  • How gamification and a streamlined user-experience (UX) to help drive learner engagement
  • Learning tools, social learning & community-building tools


Keynote Speaker:

Jan Rijken – Learning Director, CrossKnowledge

Jan Rijken, Learning Director, CrossKnowledgeJan Rijken is an experienced talent and learning professional with strong business and human capital impact in complex organizations. He was CLO for KPMG, ABNAmro, and Mercedes-Benz and is a recognized thought leader in the Learning & Talent community. His areas of expertise include: corporate learning transformation & strategy, talent management, leadership, team development, change management & OD, 70-20-10 and L&D measurement. As Learning Director at CrossKnowledge, Jan’s main goal is to share his experience and knowledge and build a learning leader community.