SOURCE: Kenexa


April 10, 2012 09:00 ET

2012 Kenexa World Conference Goes More Global With the Addition of Events on Two Different Continents

HR Professionals and Senior Business Executives in Europe and Asia Will Gather to Learn About the Latest Workplace Issues and Trends

WAYNE, PA--(Marketwire - Apr 10, 2012) - Kenexa (NYSE: KNXA), a global provider of business solutions for human resources, today announced the expansion of its 2012 World Conference to include events in Europe and Asia to go along with its annual Kenexa World Conference held in North America.

Senior business executives and human resources professionals from around the world will gather in the United Kingdom on May 17 for Kenexa World Conference London. Then in the fall, Kenexa World Conference Shanghai will take on Sept. 20 in China.

Kenexa World Conference Orlando will be held Oct. 17-18 at Disney's Contemporary Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.

"More and more, business is done on a global level, so taking the Kenexa World Conference to London and Shanghai allows more HR professionals an opportunity to discover new ways to enrich the lives of their employees," said Rudy Karsan, chief executive officer of Kenexa. "Our desire is that everyone who attends our World Conferences regardless of location will come away with a memorable experience and to make connections with peers from around the world."

Registration for Kenexa World Conference London is now open, and spots are filling fast. The conference will be held at the Grand Connaught Rooms, a premier meeting venue located in central London near Covent Garden.

Dame Kelly Holmes -- a two-time Olympic gold medalist in the 800- and 1,500-meter run from Great Britain and founder of On Camp with Kelly, a mentoring and education initiative for junior runners -- will deliver the keynote address at Kenexa World Conference London. Holmes will offer insight about what it takes to compete against the best.

Attendees of Kenexa World Conference London will be using Kenexa's latest social and mobile software to power the conference's online social network and provide real-time feedback and evaluations. Kenexa Participate is the latest social business software that will provide networking capabilities for all conference users. Conference organizers will use Kenexa Hot Lava Mobile to develop and deliver post-event evaluations to all attendees, and analyze results in real-time.

To register for Kenexa World Conference London, or to learn more about it, go to

Details of Kenexa World Conference Shanghai and Kenexa World Conference Orlando will be posted on the Kenexa World Conference homepage as they are made available.

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Kenexa (NYSE: KNXA) helps drive HR and business outcomes through its unique combination of technology, content and services. Enabling organizations to optimize their workforces since 1987, Kenexa's integrated talent acquisition and talent management solutions have touched the lives of more than 110 million people. Additional information about Kenexa and its global products and services can be accessed at Follow Kenexa on Twitter: @kenexa.