The Power of Holistic Skillsets in Shaping the Future

Join us in COPENHAGEN on November 16th, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Skt. Petri Hotel, Krystalgade 22, 1172 Copenhagen, Denmark

We are excited to invite you to our upcoming event, "The Power of Holistic Skillsets in Shaping the Future," taking place on November 16th, 2023, at the Skt. Petri Hotel in the vibrant city of Copenhagen.

Agenda Highlights:

Keynote Presentations:

Gain insights from thought leaders and industry experts such as Apratim Purakayastha, Chief Technology and Product Officer at Skillsoft, and Michelle Boockoff-Bajdeck, Chief Marketing and Sustainability Officer at Skillsoft, on the transformative potential of holistic skillsets in shaping the future.

Networking Opportunities:

Connect with a diverse group of professionals, expand your network, and share experiences with like-minded individuals.

Panel Discussions:

Engage in stimulating discussions with panelists who will explore the role of holistic skillsets in various industries and contexts.

Why Attend?

In an ever-evolving world, holistic skillsets are the key to staying relevant and thriving. This event is your opportunity to discover the power of holistic skills and how they can shape your future for the better.

Registration Information:

Please complete the registration form on the right to secure your spot at this exclusive event.

Don't miss this opportunity to unlock the power of holistic skillsets and shape your future for success. We look forward to welcoming you in Copenhagen on November 16th, 2023!

Michelle Boockoff-Bajdek

Michelle Boockoff-Bajdek (AP)
Chief Marketing and Sustainability Officer, Skillsoft

As Chief Marketing Officer, Michelle Boockoff-Bajdek (BB) leads a global marketing organization focused on helping companies unlock the hidden value inside their greatest asset — their people. In her role, Michelle is responsible for the company’s marketing strategy to drive growth, generate awareness, and drive demand for Skillsoft solutions among learners, customers, and partners. She oversees all key marketing functions. Most importantly, she serves as the company’s brand evangelist, helping to build a vibrant community of passionate learners.

Prior to Skillsoft, Michelle held several executive roles in the high-tech sector, most notably as the CMO of IBM Watson. Michelle also served as the global head of marketing for The Weather Company, an IBM Business, where she helped companies understand how to anticipate, plan for, and ultimately make better decisions — with greater confidence — in the face of weather.

Apratim Purakayastha

Apratim Purakayastha (AP)
Chief Product and Technology Officer

As Skillsoft’s Chief Product and Technology Officer, AP is responsible for the overall strategy and product roadmaps for the entire Skillsoft portfolio. In addition, he is responsible for engineering, cloud operations, and support for Skillsoft enterprise learning platforms. He is also responsible for the digital and IT infrastructure across all areas in the Skillsoft group of companies. AP has held this role since 2016.

AP has extensive experience supporting rapidly growing technology companies, including as General Manager and SVP at SevOne, where he was responsible for the on-demand / SaaS business segment. He also served as Group President at ACI Worldwide and ran the on-demand payments division. AP started as a research staff member at IBM and became a Director of Software at IBM.

AP currently serves on the board of William Clarence Education, a K-12 education company. He has previously served on the board of Nuvepro, a cloud learning company. AP holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Duke University, M.S. in Computer Science from Washington State University, and a B.S. in Computer Science from Jadavpur University in India.

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