Women's Forum  Singapore 2024


Kameshwari Rao

Publicis Sapient

Global Chief People Officer


As the Chief People Officer, Kameshwari (Kams) leads the Peoples Success function (HR) globally, at Publicis Sapient. Being a part of the company’s global leadership team, Kams partners with business leads to create strategic direction for the company’s people agenda. She joined Publicis Sapient in 2001 and has been an integral part of the company's growth into a trusted digital business transformation partner for clients. She has also made a significant contribution in creating a work environment that promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion, as well as building a distinct culture that prioritizes people's mental health and happiness. She is passionate about corporate social responsibility, in addition to her day job. Her key focus as an HR leader is to create an environment where everyone can be happy and thrive. Under her leadership the People teams work on creating the right culture to foster a sense of belonging and trust, and creating the right physical or virtual experiences, driven by data.

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Innovate Hub (Discovery Space)
Jun 20, 2024
4:00 PM4:45 PM

Ensuring diversity in new AI technologies

Ipshita BhattacharyaBoston Consulting GroupManaging Director and PartnerHamidah Aidillah MustafaParrot Social Pte. Ltd.Founder & CEOKameshwari RaoPublicis SapientGlobal Chief People OfficerArvind SethumadhavanGain TheorySenior Partner
Firms around the world are adopting AI due to its capacity to lower costs and process large quantities of data efficiently. In the near future, this transition will create millions of jobs. In order to create AI for good, we need to improve diversity in both its inception and usage. How do we encourage diversity in the creation of AI technologies and ensure this is reflected in its functionality?