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
The ‘War for Talent’ is currently raging on across all different companies and industries; this track is designed to explore new techniques, the latest strategies and unique ideas to attract, maintain and retain talent.
High Profile Speakers
Hear strategic endeavors and skillful insights from 20+ HR leaders as they make way in today’s changing landscape.
2019 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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Laura Lee GentryVice President, Talent & LearningUltimate Software Group
Dr. Chris WhiteChief Science OfficerTeamalytics
SAS - Systems Engineer
Blake SheldonSolutions ArchitectSAS
Sarah HardenSystems EngineerSAS
Darlene SlaughterVice President, Chief Diversity OfficerUnited Way Worldwide
Marybeth GraySenior Vice President Health & Welfare ConsultingTrion Group, a Marsh & McLennan Agency, LLC
L. Sean RaneySenior Vice President, Global Compensation & Payroll ServicesSIRVA
Craig SimmonsSenior Vice President and Chief Human Resources OfficerOakwood Worldwide
Jeralyn WoodallAssistant Vice President for Information TechnologyUniversity of Oklahoma
close How a 100 Year Old Company Sustained, Integrated, and Transformed Its People-Oriented Relationship-Based CultureLeadership & Learning DevelopmentUnited Supermarkets - Executive VP, Talent Management, Training & Development
Phil PirkleExecutive VP, Talent Management, Training & DevelopmentUnited Supermarkets
21c Hotels - HR Director
Andrew LotterHR Director21c Hotels
Robin TalmadgeChief, Talent Management USDA, Rural DevelopmentUSDA
Michael KearnsVP of EnterpriseToptal
Keith WebbPre-Sales Director of SaaS Technology and InnovationUltimate Software
Beth GalofaroAssistant Vice President, Human ResourcesOne Nevada Credit Union
Jim McCoyChief Revenue Officer & General ManagerScout Exchange
Corecia DavisAssistant Vice President of Human ResourcesCentury 21
Arthur SchwartzSenior Vice President and Chief Human Resources OfficerTravis Credit Union
Sasha WillimannChief Commercial OfficerGympass
Tom EmerickFounder of Edison HealthcareShield Screening & Edison Healthcare
Gary McLaughlinVice President, Training & DevelopmentUnivest Corporation of PA
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.
"It’s always interesting to hear how other organizations approach the challenges we face. CONNECT is an opportunity to increase your knowledge and see what tools are out there – new ideas leading to new solutions. Other senior level Executives trying to keep up with digitalization should consider attending – a great platform to see what’s out there!"
"Great participants, panelists and vendors! "
"Company size does not matter, there is so much relevant content…and you can easily customize your schedule. Best part is being able to see the latest and greatest technology in the space. "
CONNECT HR has quickly become established as the “deal generating show”.
"The information we learned from our one-on-one meetings is invaluable. The attendees were spot on – decision makers, ready to shortlist vendors! The event was beautifully organized and the entire process was super-efficient. I would highly recommend CONNECT to other solution providers – make this a must sponsor event in your marketing plans!"
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 SilversSponsor Relations
Danielle TalConference Producer
Marissa MarshAttendee Relations Executive
Chad HamiltonSales Director
Shaun ThankachenSales Executive
Tim ParfittSales Executive
Hotel and Travel
Your conference pass includes overnight accommodations, travel reimbursement, meals and cocktail receptions.