Inventive learning, renown speakers, executive networking. All free to you.
$200 of your travel is covered if you’re trekking over 100 miles to attend.
Your first night’s stay is on us and a discounted rate is available thereafter.
5 Star Catering
All of your meals and libations are complimentary throughout the event.
Join HR’s Distinguished Upper Tier
A curated audience reserved for the senior level of the Fortune 500 and mid-market puts you in exceptional company.
Meet the people just as invested in strengthening the workforce as you are.
Learn valuable strategy components from today’s very best.
Meet industry leading solution providers, hand picked for your priorities.
Take this unprecedented opportunity to connect with high profile execs.
A curated experience to cultivate achievement
Based on your specific areas of responsibility, challenges and interests we’ll craft a personal agenda that paves your path to success.
Days of Insight
Jump in the discussion through focused educational sessions and networking opportunities.
Keynotes, plenary sessions, industry panel discussions, case studies and more.
Tie into contemporaries and mentors interested in the same avenues of opportunity as you.
Meet one-on-one with executives delivering on the solutions that are shaping the industry.
The CONNECT Steering Committee consists entirely of your contemporaries, meaning we tackle the themes that have profound significance to your performance and your company.
Examining the Intersection of Diversity and Mental Health
Without effective strategy and leadership, a business will not thrive; this track is designed to help you understand the direction you are going in and establish and maintain strong and effective teams.
High Profile Speakers
Hear strategic endeavors and skillful insights from 20+ HR leaders as they make way in today’s changing landscape.
2020 Full Agenda
Your personal concierge will craft a custom schedule based on your interests and priorities. View the complete agenda below.
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Yutaka TakagiHCM Technology LeaderUltimate Software
Benny RamosSolutions Principle, Business Skills and Leadership DevelopmentSkillsoft
Terilyn Juarez MonroeChief People Officer and SVP People and PlacesVarian
Shalini DuggalChief People and Culture OfficerAchievers
Debbie PlagerVP Talent & Organizational DevelopmentHUB International
Sachin BhagwataRegional DirectorToptal
Arbor Lodging Management - Talent Acquisition Manager
Michael TeskeTalent Acquisition ManagerArbor Lodging Management
Lyle WellsSr. VP ConsultingTeamalytics
Jignasha GroomsChief Human Resources OfficerEpicor Software
Victor SettergrenDirector Global Talent Development - RMSRaytheon
Melissa KingVice President of MarketingGradifi
Gallagher - HR Director Mid-Atlantic & Northeast Regions and National Risk Control
Matt PoleskiNortheast Region & Mid-Atlantic Region CFOGallagher
Pam BrownHR Director Mid-Atlantic & Northeast Regions and National Risk ControlGallagher
Randy YuChief HR OfficerMisumi USA
Don EverettFounderWorkforce Interactive
Charlotte MillerFormer Chief Human Resources OfficerU.S. Ski & Snowboard
Stephanie GriffinDirector, HR Business Partners/Consulting & PolicyNorthwestern University
Laura Lee GentryVice President, Talent & LearningUltimate Software Group
Marco CrespoCEO - USGympass
Larry HallDirector Analytics and HR Analytics Practice LeadPegasus Knowledge Solutions
Corporate Tax Incentives - Director of Credits & Incentives
Mitch FeldmanManaging Director of Research & DevelopmentCorporate Tax Incentives
Stephanie BanuelosDirector of Credits & IncentivesCorporate Tax Incentives
Roberto VillalvazoGlobal Head of HR TranformationNemak
Christy DeFrainVice President, SalesPurchasing Power
J. Marty NowlinVP of HRKAR Auction Services
Vibe HCM - Director of Sales
Craig AdrienSolutions Consultant in the Human Capital and Talent ManagementVibe HCM
David VolatDirector of SalesVibe HCM
Stacey CalvertVice President, Human ResourcesGKN Aerospace
Bonnie CurtisCHROCastellini Group of Companies
Aida SaboVP Diversity and InclusionParexel
Patrick McNielPrincipal Business Consultant / Industrial Organizational PsychologistAffirmity
Stephen DerManuelianSVP & Chief HR OfficerFleet Farm
March of Dimes - Director of Learning & Development
Darlene SlaughterChief People OfficerMarch of Dimes
Rosaura BaileyDirector of Learning & DevelopmentMarch of Dimes
Executive Steering Committee
Experienced HR leaders work with us to focus our program on trends that will move the needle at your company.
Steering Committee Members
An Esteemed Audience
Over 80% of the Fortune 100 joins us each year for what has been voted the “most effective trade show” for over a decade. Use our tools to demonstrate ROI to your C-Suite.
CONNECT HR has quickly become established as the “deal generating show”.
About CONNECT HR
CONNECT HR is an invitation-only trade show for HR executives that bridges you to the most compelling solutions and information for your crowning priorities.
- Personal concierge and custom schedule
- Access to all programming and speakers
- Overnight hotel accomodations
- 5 star onsite catering
- $200 travel voucher
- Personal meetings with leading solution providers of your choice
- Spouses are welcome!
- Meet the Real Experts: learn from the people behind the innovation.
- A Custom Experience: your schedule is based on your specific priorities.
- Executive Networking: meet the folks as vested in innovation as you are.
- For you, it’s free: our sponsors are happy to invest an exclusive audience.
Oliver ThomasConference Director
Marin SilversVice President of Operations
Britt ErlerContent Director
Laura DionAttendee Relations Director
Chad HamiltonSales Director
Shaun ThankachenSales Executive
Tim ParfittSales Executive
Hotel and Travel
Your conference pass includes overnight accommodations, travel reimbursement, meals and cocktail receptions.