The Institute of Personnel Management (IPM) is trying to leverage growing local and regional interest in people management to position Sri Lanka as a human resource (HR) activities hub in the region.
IPM will host its annual lquote HR Conference and Service Providers Exhibition at the BMICH on May 19th and 20th followed by the regional meeting of the Asia Pacific Federation of Human Resources Management in Colombo, on the 18th.rn
rnIPM is hoping these events will pull in more such events, making Sri Lanka a hub for such activity while also increasing commitment to HR among local companies.rn
rnldblquote We have planned many activities to boost HR management,
dblquote says IPM President, Janaka Kumarasinghe.rn
rnSri Lanka held its first HR award scheme and IPM initiated the India-Sri Lanka HR professionals exchange programme only in 2003.rn
rnBut the programmes, says IPM, have caught on.rn
rnldblquote An Indian delegation will visit during the HR Conference and later tour local companies,