Conference Schedule At-A-Glance

Tuesday

TimeEventRoom
7:30 AM - 4:00 PMGeneral Registration/Help Desk OpenGrand Ballroom Foyer
8:00 AM - 11:30 AMFinding the Culprit: Policy Reviews and Investigation Tips to Address Complaints and Insulate You from Lawsuits
Robert Hingula

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Redbud
9:30 AM - 9:45 AMPre-Con Session I Break with granola bars/yogurt
10:00 PM - 11:00 AMExecutive Committee Meeting With Hotel StaffTBD
12:00 PM - 1:00 PMState Council Meeting/Conference OrientationTBD
1:00 PM - 4:30 PMJumpstarting HCM Analytics – A Layperson’s Guide
Kyle Lagunas

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Redbud
2:30 PM - 2:45 PMPre-Con Session II Break with cookies/brownies
4:00 PM - 5:30 PMConference Welcome Happy HourWindgate Plaza

Wednesday

TimeEventRoom
7:00 AM - 3:00 PMGeneral Registration/Help Desk OpenGrand Ballroom Foyer
7:00 AM - 8:00 AMOptional Rise & Shine Bonus Session (apply for separate credit) Exhibit Hall
7:30 AMExhibit Hall OpenExhibit Hall
7:30 AM - 8:30 AMBuffet BreakfastExhibit Hall
8:30 AM - 8:45 AMConference Welcome & Intro of LEAD NomineesSalon A/B
8:45 AM - 9:45 AMIt's Showtime!
Jon Petz

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Salon A/B
9:45 AM - 10:15 AMTransfer BreakExhibit Hall
10:15 AM - 11:15 PMConcurrent Sessions
Boring Meetings Suck!
Jon Petz, CSP
Salon A
Why Are We So Lousy at Hiring?
Amy Leslie
Salon B
Time to REBOOT Harassment Prevention Efforts
Lisa Yankowitz, JD, SPHR
Salon C
HR As Chief Collaborator
Pamela Green. SPHR, ACC
Salon D
11:15 AM - 11:30 PMTransfer BreakExhibit Hall
11:30 AM - 12:30 PMConcurrent Sessions
Go Digital to Get Personal - How to Use Technology to Enhance the Candidate and Employee Experience!
Becki Feldmann
Salon A
Death by a Thousand Paper Cuts: It’s Time for a Modern Approach to Employee Performance
David Weisser
Salon B
Sexting, Security & Social Media: Digital Dilemmas in the Workplace & How to Solve Them
Susan Bassford Wilson
Salon C
TBD
Salon D
11:30 AM - 12:30 PMExhibitor "Sales" SessionExhibit Hall
12:30 PM - 1:30 PMBuffet LunchExhibit Hall
1:30 PM - 2:30 PMConcurrent Sessions
GET READY FOR GENERATION Z (iGeneration): Why bosses won’t ‘like’ Generation Z
Mohamed Mesbah
Salon A
10 Steps to Your Organization’s Strategic Human Capital Plan for the New Year and Beyond…
Tami H. Seaman, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Salon B
Benefits - Popular, But Successful?
Dawn Wolfgram, CLF
Salon C
Promoting Worksite Wellness
Karla Voss
Salon D
2:30 PM - 3:00 PMIce Cream BreakExhibit Hall
3:00 PMExhibit Hall Closes
3:00 PM - 4:00 PMConcurrent Sessions
The Art of Fierce Ownership and the Three Pillars of an Enviable Culture
Lisa Hale, Ph.D.
Salon A
Leading Out of Drama
Lauren Schieffer, CSP
Salon B
Leading Through Change & Disruption
David Brown. Major (Ret)
Salon C
Californication of America: Developing Strategies for a Multi-Jurisdiction Workplace
Timothy Davis, JD
Salon D
4:00 PM - 4:15 PMTransfer Break
4:15 PM - 4:30 PMSHRM UpdateSalon A/B
4:30 PM - 5:30 PMGeneral Session - Employment Law UpdateSalon A/B
5:30 PM - 8:00 PMNetworking Event for Exhibitors/AttendeesTBA

Thursday

TimeEventRoom
7:00 AM - 3:00 PMGeneral Registration/Help Desk OpenGrand Ballroom Foyer
7:00 AM - 8:00 AMOptional Rise & Shine Bonus Session (apply for separate credit)
7:30 AMExhibit Hall OpenExhibit Hall
7:30 AM - 8:30 AMBuffet BreakfastExhibit Hall
8:15 AM - 8:30 AMSHRM Update
Nancy Conway
8:30 AM - 8:45 AMLEAD Award PresentationSalon A/B
8:45 AM - 9:45 AMFrom Rude and Crude, To Raw and Deadly:  Where Do We Draw The Line?
Dennis Davis

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9:45 AM - 10:15 AMBeverage BreakExhibit Hall
10:15 AM - 11:15 AMConcurrent Sessions
You Just Have To Laugh
David Naster
Salon A
If Not You, Who? How to Crack the Code of Employee Disengagement
Jill Christensen
Salon B
Business Immigration and Form I-9 Compliance - Best Practices to Avoid Violations
Stephen Maule
Salon C
TBD
Salon D
11:15 AM - 11:30 AMTransfer BreakExhibit Hall
11:30 AM - 12:30 PMConcurrent Sessions
Putting the “H” in HR
Dr. Alex Cobb, PHR
Salon A
Code Blue: How to Resuscitate Your Multigenerational Workforce
Krishna Powell
Salon B
Business is your Business; HR’s Guide to Understanding Finances
Randy Woehl, SHRMSCP, PHR, MPA
Salon C
Bulletproof Background Check Policies
Nick Jasa
Salon D
12:30 PM - 1:30 PMBuffet LunchExhibit Hall
1:30 PM - 2:30 PMConcurrent Sessions
Weed at Work: Are Marijuana Users the Newest Protected Class?
Jennifer Chierek Znosko
Salon A
From HR Generalist to CHRO: What is Your Career Path?
Danielle Spieckerman, SHRM-SCP
Salon B
Your Organization’s DNA: Taking Culture Out of the Shadows
Michael Stewart
Salon C
Leading Without Authority
Elizabeth Haberberger
Salon D
2:30 PM - 3:00 PMDessert BreakExhibit Hall
3:00 PM - 5:00 PMExhibit Hall DismantleExhibit Hall
3:00 PM - 4:00 PMConcurrent Sessions
Is Your Train on Track?
Linda Steele
Salon A
TBD
Salon B
Staffing and Employment Issues for Federal Contractors
Erin Schilling, JD & Stephanie Wolters, JD
Salon C
Use Your Employer Brand to Win Top Talent
Lisa Holden
Salon D
4:00 PM - 4:15 PMTransfer Break
4:15 PM - 5:30 PMGeneral Session - Disrupting HRSalon A/B
5:30 PM - 7:00 PMNetworking Event (Missouri wine/cheese reception)

Friday

TimeEventRoom
7:00 AM - 8:00 AMContinental Breakfast
8:00 AM - 9:00 AMConcurrent Sessions
Advanced HR Advisory Skills: Making Your Pay Program Drive Engagement
Dan Ripberger, PHR, CCP
Salon A
Change Management: How’s That Working For You?
Melisa Rogers, Ph.D., SHRM-SCP, CPBA
Salon B
Comprehensive Top-to-bottom Sexual Harassment Proactive Prevention Culture Program
John Baumann
Salon C
Shifting Sands: State/Federal Labor & Employment Law Trends in 2018 and Beyond
John Marino, JD
Salon D
9:00 AM - 9:15 AMTransfer Break
9:15 AM - 10:15 AMConcurrent Sessions
Are you an All Inclusive or All Assuming Employer
Clinton Bradley
Salon A
HR Advocacy - Getting Involved with MOSHRM Advocacy Efforts
James Paul, JD
Salon B
What’s So Great About Having the Last Word? How to Listen Well and Respond with Clarity
Julie Ann Sullivan, MBA, CPA
Salon C
Building Employee Alignment: Leveraging Talent for Bottom Line Results
Ed Krow, SPHR, CCP, SHRM-SCP, CHCM
Salon D
10:15 AM - 10:30 AMTransfer Break
10:30 AM - 11:30 AMAdapting, Succeeding and Thriving in the Workplace
Sarita Maybin

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Salon A/B
11:30 AM - 12:00 PMClosing Comments & Door Prize DrawingsSalon A/B