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Navigating the War for Talent in Tech Recruiting

November 21 – 23, 2018  |  Hotel Meliá Berlin, Germany

Tech Rec is Europe’s No. 1 event on recruiting tech talent. It is the first platform in Europe that brings together all industry stakeholders who play an active role in software engineering, DevOps and tech recruiting across the industrial spectrum. The event will provide you with precise insights into the best practices, challenges, know-hows and do’s & dont's of sourcing, attracting, recruiting, onboarding and integrating the tech pros. Discover the next era of tech recruiting!

Until the next era of tech recruiting begins!

Speaker Highlights in 2017


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Tech Rec Key Topics in 2018

  1. Employer as an employee: How to survive, if you are not Google? How to attract the tech, software and dev talent to your enterprise?
  2. Contractor Management: how to deal with contractor companies in remote and BRIC locations?
  3. Talking tech to tech: how to find the same language and understand each other?
  4. New HR & workplace concepts: incubators, accelerators, digital workplaces – finding right approaches to acquiring and retaining talent.
  5. Better Talent Faster? Ensuring quick and efficient hiring processes in software recruitment
  6. The Technologies of Digital HR: how companies are using old and new technologies to tackle everything from the age-old challenges of compliance to modern millennial engagement – all with an eye toward fostering productivity.
  7. How to cope when tech recruiting needs grow faster than budgets?
  8. How to manage the increasing gap between demand and supply in lights of the tight immigration laws and super contractors?
  9. How to make sure job requirements are well defined: look for the right skills and find a way to evaluate them correctly
  10. How to get creative in sourcing candidates? Where to look? How to find the right approach to the recruitment agencies?
  11. Retaining the talent: how important is culture in hiring and retaining tech, dev and software talent? What are the key factors for creating an environment where people are motivated to stay?

Pocket Agenda

What our attendees say and why they love attending our conferences…

Movers and shakers from the past we.CONECT HR Events

  • "I really valued the opportunity to hear great speakers and get some insightful thoughts on issues that I can apply to my organisation"

    Nicole McDonald, Amcor

  • "A fantastic event, providing access to senior level executives"

    James McNeil, Globoforce

  • "A more intimate gathering of HR decision makers who could immediately put to use the significant insights and expertise of on-the-edge futurists and elite practitioners"

    Dr. Debra France, W.L. Gore & Associates

  • "Excellent event with an international focus and balanced scope of diverse HR topics."

    Birgit Schechner, Mann + Hummel

  • "Inspiring and thought provoking. Well laid out agenda and a good mix of participants."

    Alraune Chowdhury, Booking.com

  • A very professional and valuable event.
    Ade McCormack, Auridian

Tech Rec 2018 fuels you with new ideas, connections and new inspiration

From start-ups to classic manufacturing companies, retail, media, finance, oil, gas, consumer goods & tech disruptors – whatever hat you wear or wherever you stand on the Tech recruiting spectrum, Tech Rec has something of interest for you.
Join over 150 of the most influential experts in Berlin.

150+ decision makers in one place in 2.5 days

We invite senior HR & Tech recruiting experts to present their projects and share their insights with us. Moreover, Tech Rec offers the opportunity to showcase solutions and products for all stages of Tech Recruiting. We welcome start-ups to enter the scene and disrupt the well-established field.

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It’s a Multi-touchpoint Concept

The most effective and most informal networking hub to reach a maximum of ROI ‒ personal dialogue, direct exchange and numerous opportunities to get meetings with top executives!


Pre-event drinks and Round Tables die das Kennenlernen der Teilnehmer erleichtern und zu erstem inhaltlichen Austausch anregen sollen. Business Casual!


Delegates and solution providers have the chance to actively participate in product and service demos on the expo floor.


Challenge Your Peers is an innovative workshop concept which enables participants to engage in a direct exchange with experts from a certain industry. The aim is to discuss and to identify challenges within the sector as well as problems, needs and solutions.


An environment that allows participants to be guided through specific topics from experts in small groups.


Top speakers, trendsetters, evangelists and experts in the field share their personal experience.


Be part of several thematic conversation rounds with changing topics and team constellations.


What do you expect at the event? What do others expect? Write down your reasons to attend on our expectation wallpaper, share your needs with other participants and evaluate in which way the program came up to your expectations.


Get the show on the road and discover who is joining the conference and why. To warm you up for the conference we invite you to get to know your conference peers. Have your business cards ready.


Start the conference with coffee, scrambled eggs and … NETWORKING! Join the we.CONECT Breakfast Club, an exclusive area in your hotel, and get into a conversation with other delegates while enjoying your coffee.


The unique interactive live feedback system! Note down your thoughts on comment cards which will be pinned on walls in the networking area for further discussion.


Wind down, enjoy great food and drinks in a relaxed atmosphere to absorb all the new stimulations from the day.


The earliest opportunity of the day to delve into the substance of a specific topic and under the guidance of distinguished experts.

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