Laurens Waling

Spreker, AI Evangelist, Talent Intelligence Strategy Consultant and Marketing Director 8vance

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About me

Laurens is driven to maximize his potential at work every day. To enable as many people as possible to also engage meaningfully, he has delved into organizing and distributing work. His ambition: to use technology to help as many people as possible positively contribute to the challenges facing our planet. He aims to inspire and initiate movement.

That’s why the role of Chief Evangelist at 8vance is a perfect fit for him. 8vance offers a Talent Mobility platform powered by its own AI, which can precisely predict who is best suited for which job, based on skills, personality, and ambition. Laurens is an expert in the application of AI in the HR domain. He advises large companies, healthcare organizations, educational institutions, and governments on innovation, HR, and organizational issues. Laurens was the founder of the job carving platform Part-up, which he sold in 2021 before joining 8vance.

As a speaker or chairperson, Laurens engages audiences with the changes AI is bringing to the labor market, including recruitment, internal mobility, and sustainable employability.

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