2019 Strategic HR Forum

The New Employee Experience

October 27 - 29, 2019 Boston, MA

Advance Registration Deadline: Aug 23



​11:30 AM - 3:30 PM

​Pre-conference CHRO event with Ram Charan (by invitation only)

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Ram Charan, Global Adviser to CEOs & Corporate Boards and Bestselling Author.

Renowned global business advisor Ram Charan has advised the world's top leaders on their toughest challenges. In an interactive discussion, Charan will share his experience and insight into how organizations are rethinking the frameworks and strategy they use to design and deliver an optimum employee experience. 

​6:00 PM - 7:30 PM 
​Welcome Networking Reception

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Breakfast | Exhibits

​8:30 AM - 10:00 AM  

​10:00 AM - 10:30 AM 
​Break | Exhibits

10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Joanne Lipman, Author and former Editor in Chief, USA Today.

11:45 AM - 12:15 PM

Daniel Jacobs, Founder and CEO, Avanoo.

12:15 PM - 1:30 PM

Executive Roundtable Lunch | Exhibits

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Michelle Gadsden Williams, Managing Director NA & Canada, Inclusion & Diversity Lead, Accenture.

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Breaks | Exhibits

​3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

4:00 PM- 5:00 PM

Alastair Robertson, Former CHRO, Kingfisher Plc and Mark LaScola, Managing Principal, On The Mark.

Introducing the Employee Life Cycle Operating Model based on the end-to-end employee experience. This modern, norm-busting OM directly aligns HR to its core purpose while driving efficiency, effectiveness, and the fungible use of HR resources with a keen focus to deliver just what the business and colleagues needs and nothing more. The OM focuses on what matters most to the business and employees utilizing lateral, end-to-end thinking and ensuring what is needed is delivered at the right time at the right place.  Robertson and LaScola will unveil the Employee Life Cycle Operating Model and tell the story behind its development and implementation. 

​5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Cocktails and Conversation
​7:00 PM
​Diner Around

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Breakfast | Exhibits

8:30 AM - 9:40 AM

Aimee George Leary, Talent Strategy Officer and Andrea Inserra, Executive Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton.

9:40 AM - 10:00 AM

Break | Exhibits

​10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Accelerating the Growth and Development of the Future HR Executive

Business and talent needs are rapidly changing. Based on research by HR People + Strategy and Willis Towers Watson, this session will discuss the skills, capabilities and experiences HR leaders need to drive business results in this ever-changing global environment.

​​11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Holly Tyson, Chief Human Resources Officer, Dick's Sporting Goods.

*Schedule is subject to change