Speaking Sessions

Caroline Stokes was a pleasure to work with. Her talk was thought-provoking and engaging throughout, with her points on soft skills like empathy generating impactful discussion. We would be honored to have her back anytime.

Tom Coughlin, 2019 President of IEEE-USA

Selected keynotes and speaker sessions:


The Power of Influence Facebook Reality Labs, Redmond, WA

Keynote Speaker on Day 2 of the IEEE-USA Premier Leadership Conference EVO19 The Evolution Of You – Pittsburgh

How to incorporate EI before you embark on your Tech Stack – CHPR North Vancouver

How to Future-Proof your Human Capital – DICE, Academy of Interactive Arts and Science, Las Vegas

Recruiter Career Development Strategies – Recruiter Trends, Las Vegas


Caroline StokesHow to Adapt Your Emotional Intelligence During A Relocation – World Bank, Washington DC

How Recruiters Can Develop Their EQ and Coaching Skills – ICF Vancouver

The Importance of EI and The Coach Approach for Recruiters – CHPR Vancouver

How FORWARD works for you

Candidates and Your Employer Brand Need Recruiters With Emotional Intelligence – Cleveland SHRM, SMA: 2018 Annual Spring Conference

The Career Branding Summit 2018, by Niels Rieb

ERE Spring 2018 – San Diego

DICE18 moderating the Diversity: The New Frontier workshop and panel, Las Vegas


Speaker at Annual Virtual Conference for the FORTUNE Headhunter franchise group, New York

Speaker at the annual Recruiting Trends Conference, Palm Beach

Keynote speaker at VR Connects, San Francisco

VR University – VR Connects (London)

Presenting VR Talent Research – VR Connects (London)

Grow Your Talent – Pocket Connects, London


Pocket Connects ‘Made In Vancouver’ Panel (video) – Pocket Connects (Vancouver)

BC Labour Market Report Technology In BC Fireside Chat – BC Labour Market (Vancouver)

Panelist at PG Connects (Vancouver)

Fireside chat at BC Labor Market Trends (Vancouver)