NextgEN was originally rolled out in April 2016. This highly interactive leadership experience combines content-based discussions, team assignments, peer coaching, mini-case studies, a deep dive into trends shaping the future of work and HR, and the capabilities required to be relevant over the next 10 years and beyond.

About the Program

NextgEN is Executive Networks’ HR Leadership Development program for rising stars in HR at Global 1000 organizations. It provides High Potentials with an interactive learning experience on relevant HR topics that will help provide them the skills to successfully advance their careers.  It also provides the opportunity for them to network and engage with their HiPo peers from other Global 1000 firms.

Participants in the 2019-2020 NextgEN HR Program get:

  1. Two-day Interactive Learning Workshop
  2. Online Virtual NextgEN HR 2019-2020 Program Community for one year after the Workshop
  3. A pass for the HRD Summit US on March 18 and 19, 2020 in Boston, MA or February 4 and 5, 2020 in Birmingham, UK

2019-2020 Program Theme: Digital Transformation of HR and the Workplace of the Future Digital HR is taking center stage in the business transformation to the workplace of the future.

Program Focus

Content-based discussions

Team assignments

Peer coaching

Mini-case studies

Deep dives into trends shaping the future of work and HR

Developing capabilities required to be relevant over the next 10 years and beyond

Member Benefits

Two-Day Interactive Learning Workshop

Through two days our NextgEN participants will explore the current state of Digital HR, Business Transformation and the Workplace of the Future and discuss what they think the future of HR looks like, wrapping up with an innovation workshop to collectively define what the future of HR looks like. This program will leverage learning sessions and discussions, a Thought Leader panel, and the innovation workshop to help prepare the participants to be future HR leaders at their companies.

Online Program Community

All participants in the 2019-2020 NextgEN HR Program will get a profile and access to Executive Network’s online community to engage with their Program peers and access to materials from the two-day workshop, as well as access to other Executive Networks member resources.

HRD Summit US

The HRD Summit hosts the most senior gathering of People Directors on the global. Over 600 attendees discuss, debate and knowledge share across four streams of content exploring Leadership, Talent, Engagement and Learning.

Learn More About Joining Now!

Headquarters (Main)

222 Kearny Street, Suite 1000
San Francisco, CA 94108


588 Sutter Street Suite 440
San Francisco, CA 94102

About Us

© Copyright 2019 Executive Networks. All Rights Reserved.