Enhancing Employee Experience and Leadership – Case Kemira

Event Information

Date: Thursday September 1, 2022
Time: 9:00–10:00 am (UTC+3)
Location: Online

Enhancing employee experience is recognized as a strategic priority for a growing number of organizations. In the webinar, we will discuss and demonstrate the benefits of utilizing innovative and agile design thinking approach and methods as means to successfully enhance employee experience and leadership.

Floris van der Marel, Researcher at Aalto Design Factory, will first introduce the design thinking approach. Afterward, Sandra Dillon, VP Talent Development, from Kemira will share her experiences of the co-creation process, applying the design thinking approach and service design methods to developing HR practices and leadership principles in Kemira.

The webinar is free of charge. We will share the webinar recording after the event with all registrees.


Register for the webinar by September 1, 2022. You will get instructions on how to join the webinar in a separate email.



Webinar Guests

Floris van der Marel is a Researcher at Aalto Design Factory, a multidisciplinary experimentation platform in Aalto University and 29 institutions abroad. His research focuses on unheard voices in design initiatives. He is interested in how certain perspectives are included, heard, respected, and equally responded to, whereas others are more ignored, or forgotten.




Sandra Dillon, Vice President, Talent Development, Kemira. Sandra is passionate about sustainable business and society. She defines herself as a ‘curious’ individual. Right now Sandra is leading the implementation of Kemira's new leadership principles which is an important part of their sustainability transformation for profitable growth. Sandra has been an early adopter of digital HR, differentiating channels, adopting design thinking to transform employee and candidate experience, and co-creating solutions. She holds MSc in Training & Human Resource Management from the University of Leicester UK.

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