UK Assessment Centre Conference Downloads

The UK Assessment Centre Conference 2013 took place on 4-5th November 2013.
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Monday, November 4th, 2013

Welcome and opening address by Nigel Povah and Pip Clarke

Keynote 1:

Charles Woodruffe “Fair enough: Suggestions for ensuring a valid and equitable centre”
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Breakout Session 1:

Yasin Rofcanin & Levent Sevinc “Are we missing a trick? Feedback delivery mechanisms and promotion decisions in Assessment Centers: a multi-source and two-wave investigation”
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Kay Lucker “Fit for Purpose? Considerations when using ‘Off-the-shelf’ versus ‘Customised’ Simulation Exercises”
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Max Choi & Richard Ogden “Realising the Talent Management agenda: A&DCs as part of a wider process”
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Tuesday, November 5th, 2013

Welcome and opening address by Nigel Povah and Pip Clarke

Keynote 2: 

George C. Thornton III “The Assessment Centre Construct Validity Debate: Implications for Assessment Centre Design”
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Breakout Session 2:

Philip Wilson “Positive action and other strategies for improving diversity at assessment centres”
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Duncan Jackson and Yongjae Kim “How many are really enough? Determining an appropriate number of Exercises and Dimensions using Decision Studies”
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Clare Reyersbach & Susanne Hoffmann “Using Assessment Centre methodology to align global talent with critical career paths to meet business requirements”
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Keynote 3:

Helen Baron, Dave Bartram & Max Choi “Standards of Practice for Assessment and Development Centres”
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Breakout Session 3:

Dan Hughes “Evidence-Based Practices in Assessments Centres: Strengths, Concerns and Challenges from a Global Survey”
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Charlie Eyre “Turning the Tables – A Case Study of the ISO10667 Certification Process”
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Jason Steinert & Amir Morshed “‘A Day in the Life of a General Manager’: A Case Study of Assessment Center Use in a Global Leadership Program”
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Keynote 4:

Nigel Povah “Do we need a UK AC User Group?”
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Summary by Nigel Povah and conference close by Pip Clarke