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.
Aligning Talent with your Business Strategy = Competitive Advantage
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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Armen BerjiklySenior Director of StrategyUltimate Software
Louis CiminiVice President, Human ResourcesSamsonite
Dr. Lonie HaynesVice President Diversity and InclusionHighmark Health
Lawrel AufmuthVice President Talent AcquisitionAdvantage
close Learn How Top Performing Employers are using Healthcare Benefits as a Strategic Tool to Recruit in an Almost Zero Unemployment WorldTalent Acquisition, Management & RetentionTrion Group, a Marsh & McLennan Agency, LLC - Senior Vice President Health & Welfare Consulting
Marybeth GraySenior Vice President Health & Welfare ConsultingTrion Group, a Marsh & McLennan Agency, LLC
Denise Reed LamoreauxGlobal Chief Diversity OfficerAtos
close Talent Quotient: How Fiserv Accelerated the Development of Organizational Capabilities Through the Talent Maturity ModelTalent Acquisition, Management & RetentionFiserv - Vice President, Human Resources
Steven HardyVice President, Human ResourcesFiserv
Meera OlivaChief Marketing OfficerGradifi
Gaurav ValaniVP - People and Talent StrategyOverstock.com
Jim McCoyChief Revenue Officer & General ManagerScout Exchange
Barbie WinterbottomCHROBIC Graphic
close 3 Fierce Leadership Conversations: How to Transform a Culture of “Nice” Into a Culture of ResultsLeadership & Learning DevelopmentFierce - Fierce Master Facilitator
Ronna DetrickFierce Master FacilitatorFierce
Tushar PanditVP, PeopleBedrock Detroit, LLC.
Bonnie CurtisCHROCastellini Group of Companies
close Using Behavioral Analytics to Optimize Teams: How Any Team Can Eliminate The Counterproductive Behaviors Keeping Them From Having Fun, Hitting Goals, And Earning BonusesLeadership DevelopmentTeamalytics - National Director of Leadership Processes
Lyle WellsNational Director of Leadership ProcessesTeamalytics
Elizabeth HigginsAssistant Vice President, Human Resources Business PartnerM&T Bank
Dana BradleyAssociate VP, Human ResourcesNorthwestern University
Missy HalleadVice President, Corporate and Global Human ResourcesMGM
Elizabeth SimonDirector, Ethics & ComplianceCox Communications, Inc
DK BartleySenior Vice President, Head of Diversity & InclusionDentsu Aegis Network
Becky ShafferAssistant VP, Total RewardsMotorists Insurance
James AndrewsDirector of Client SolutionsEX Program at Truth Initiative
Margrette MichaelDirector of Organizational Development and Change ManagementKern Medical
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 ThomasVice President
Marin SilversVP of Operations
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.