Scott DomannScott Domann

Chief People Officer at Calm

Scott Domann joined Calm as the first Chief People Officer in July 2020, overseeing people, learning & development, recruitment and operations. Scott is committed to scaling Calm’s organization to match the tremendous consumer growth it continues to witness.

Throughout his career, he has led teams from start-ups to scale, and continues to create a culture founded in inclusion, creativity and positive action. Scott is truly raising the bar to help his organization exemplify fundamental qualities of building world class teams.

Takes part in

May, 21 6:00 PM CEST
Stage 1
Panel Discussion

Rehumanizing Work in an Age of Accelerating Technological Progress

Technology brings huge benefits to corporations, enabling them to increase productivity and offering almost limitless opportunities for growth and expansion.

While this connectedness brings advantages, it can also dehumanize working processes, especially at times when many companies have gone partly or fully remote. Employees know their colleagues largely as LinkedIn profiles and Slack icons, which might reduce the level of empathy and alienate them from co-workers. The alienating effect of technology is not only about the inability to interact face-to-face. The feeling of missing out can also be dramatically multiplied when the entire workspace and career opportunities are at a person’s fingertips.

So how do we rehumanize our workplaces and boost empathy in the age of accelerating technological progress?

Our speakers will cover the following topics:

  • The dominance of the digital identity inside and outside the office
  • Boosting emotional intelligence, compassion and understanding within hybrid teams of remote and offline workers
  • New type of humane behavior in a digital environment
Speakers
Annie Yu Chief of Staff at Vox Media
Sandra Healy CEO at inclusio, Founding Director of the DCU Centre of Excellence for Diversity and Inclusion
Wei-Li Chong U.S President of Mind Gym
Scott Domann Chief People Officer at Calm
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