2017 Agenda

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2ND 8-2 PST

Employee Engagement

Employee LifeCycle- Recruiting/Onboarding/ Training

Strategic HR

Leadership

Diversity

Best Practices

Performance

Culture

8:00

Welcome Keynote:  Ryan Sanders — The Secret to Better Work: Choose. Focus. Finish. Repeat.

8:30

Kevin Kruse

3 Secrets to Employee Engagement From Best Place to Work Winner

Dean Pichee

3 Ways to Modernize Your Employee Training Programs

Sandy Asch

ROAR: How to Build a Resilient Organization that Thrives in Disruptive Times: Lessons Learned From the San Diego Zoo

Michelle Gielan

The Science of Inspiring Positive Change in Yourself and Others

Valerie Bath

Bridging​ ​the​ ​Cultural​ ​Divide​ ​by​ ​Developing​ ​the​ ​Global​ ​Mindset

Amy Gallo

Dealing with Conflict: How to prepare for a difficult conversation

Wayne Sleight

Rethinking Your Company Perks: Don't Settle for a Ping Pong Table

Sean Kelly

What Today's Top HR Professionals Need to Know to Improve Company Culture

9:00

Roger Haskett

The Age of Engage

Michelle Hart

An Actionable Guide to Crafting a Stand-out Candidate Experience

Keith Ferrazzi

HR and Its Role in Organizational Transformation

Claire Harrison

Better Team, Better Business

Deena Brown

Move Up Millennials .. It's time to Get Focused and Fierce!

Daniela Gudith

Time Bomb

Jack Altman

Performance Management that puts Employees First

Anna Ratanawan

Culture Garden 101: Growing an Organic Culture of Recognition

9:30

Keynote:  J.T. O'Donnell & Martin Pisciotti — The VIP Treatment

10:30

Dr. Bob Nelson

Strategies for Increasing Employee Recognition & Engagement

Ben Ruschin

The Worst Mistakes of Tech Employers: Action Points For Your Recruiting Strategy

Cassie Whitlock

Driving HR Strategy from the Foundation Up

Hilton Barbour & Angela Donnelly

How Leadership and Collaboration Cultivates a Successful Business Culture

Sheree Haggan

Steer the Fear: Safely Navigating Spaces that Are NOT Diverse

Alexander Alonso

HR Learning? Where We Are Today & Where We Are Going Tomorrow

Laura Vanderkam

168 Hours: Succeeding at Work and Life, 24-7

Chieh Huang

Why Having the World's Greatest Employee Benefits Makes Business Sense

11:00

Dan Harris

How to Have Effective Conversations With Your Team and in 1-on-1 Performance Conversations

Rusty Lindquist

The Art and Science of Onboarding - How to Maximize Business Impact

Jeff Miller

Why SMBs Need Learning

Becky Jacobs

Well-Being as Leadership Strategy

Tom Haak

The Psychology of People Analytics

Todd Davis

Get Better: 15 Proven Practices to Build Effective Relationships At Work

Kate Fynes-Clinton

Purpose Over Pay Check

Greg Hawks

Unlocking an Ownership Culture

11:30

Keynote:  Nyle Dimarco — Living Out Loud

12:00

Russell Gerrard

Hey CEO, What are You Doing for Employee Engagement?

Robin Schooling

Comp and Benefits as a Talent Attraction Strategy

Mary Faulkner

Lost in Translation: Positioning HR as a Strategic Business Partner

Dave McKeown

Lead Like You Give a Damn

Maureen Berkner Boyt

Hack Your Biased Brain: How to Interrupt Unconscious Bias & Build Inclusion

Julie Jeannotte

Coaching Managers and Teams on the Art of Giving and Receiving Feedback

Annie Mckee

How to Be Happy at Work

Kris Boesch

Social Super Glue: How to Create Emotional Intimacy in Your Workplace

12:30

Jody B. Miller

The Misogi of Work Happiness

Mike Metzger

The Future of Compensation

Zoe Harte

Architecting the Future: Putting HR in the Driver’s Seat for Workforce Innovation

Bryan Thayer

The Power of Words

Tiffany Jana

Overcoming Bias: Building Authentic Relationships Across Differences

John Stepper

Working Out Loud: Organizational change that feels good

Jeffery Thompson

The Zookeeper’s Secret: Anatomy of a Calling

Alison Grenier

Bridging the Gap Between Technology and Culture

David Sturt

The 6 Essentials of Workplace Culture

1:00

Jason Lauritsen

The Relationship Comes First: Discovering the True Path to Employee Engagement

Dan Arkind

Practical FREE tips to create a memorable candidate experience in just a few days.

Rebecca Mazin

The 5 W's of Workplace Sexual Harassment

Amanda Parry

The 9-to- 5 Employee is Dead- How to Lead the New Breed of Worker"

John Nack

Is your Global Workforce Management Strategy Working?

Stella Grizont

How to Thrive Despite Toxic Co-Workers

Dr. Scott Baird

How to Increase Productivity (In Some Cases by Double or More)

Joe Urbanski

Building Your Culture: Preventing A Miserable Career Journey

1:30

Keynote:  Kelly McGonigal - The Upside of Stress