It’s that time again. Applications are open for the AARP International Innovative Employer Awards. The awards aim to recognise model employers based outside the United States who have implemented innovative workforce or human resources practices and policies to attract and retain workers age 50 and older. Closing date for submissions is 31 March 2010.
Past years’ winners from Singapore include: Alexandra Hospital, SingHealth, Housing & Development Board, National Healthcare Group, Royal Plaza on Scotts.
Winners will be invited to the Award Presentation Ceremony at the Employment Week Forum in Brussels, Belgium on 24 November 2010 with complimentary Forum passes. Three winners will also be invited to speak on a panel session organised by AARP during the Forum.
Winners can expect opportunities for networking with high-level European officials from the European Commission, EU member state governments, NGOs and businesses, as well as exchange best employment practices with other award winners and Forum participants. In addition, a media roundtable for award winners will be organised with Employment Week media partners and media representatives.