2020/09/16 08:00:00

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ATTENDEES

The 2020 KS SHRM State Conference will host 500+ attendees, the majority of whom will include, senior Human Resources (HR) professionals, supervisors, managers, and directors currently practicing in the Human Resources field.

SPEAKERS

The Conference will include subjects and topics in the HRCI Body of Knowledge and SHRM Body of Competency & Knowledge. All presentations will meet the criteria for recertification credit from both SHRM and HRCI.

CONVINCE YOUR BOSS

You know the conference is strategic for your career, convincing your boss can be just as strategic.  Getting approval to attend the conference is a two-part endeavor.  First, you need to demonstrate the benefits of the conference to your organization.  Next you’ll need to persuade your boss that it’s worth the investment of time and money.

Here’s how…

 

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Conference Schedule

TimeEvent
9:00am - 11:00amPre-Conference Workshop - Be Who You Came to Be
Tara Renze

Details
12:00pm – 1:00pmConference Orientation & Opening/Welcome
1:00pm - 2:00pmEmployment Law & Labor Update
Kyle Russell

Details
2:00pm – 2:15pmBreak/Time with Exhibitors
2:15pm – 3:15pmBreakouts
InteractiveLead With Laughs: How Humor Inspires a Creative and Engaged Workplace
David Horning

Details
StrategicCreate an Effective Employee Experience Strategy Using HR Metrics
Melissa Anzman

Details
PeopleHow Will Your Reviews Change This Year?
Mike Smoots

Details
OrganizationTotal Rewards Ecosystem: How to adjust your Total Rewards Ecosystem in the post-pandemic world
Michael Puck

Details
3:15pm – 3:30pm Break/Time with Exhibitors
3:30pm - 4:30pmOpening Keynote Session - GOING ALL IN WITH A DECENTRALIZED CULTURE: Closing the Gap between Planning & Execution
Richard Rierson

Details
4:30pm-5:00pmTrombold Nominee presentation
5:00pm – 6:00pmNetworking Reception
7:00pm - 8:30pmKS SHRM Board Meeting
TimeEvent
7:00am - 8:00amCertification Session
8:00am – 8:30amConference Welcome/SHRM Address
8:30am – 8:45amDiversity & Inclusion Award & Rising Star Award
8:45am – 9:45amBreakouts
InteractiveSex, Lies and Investigate This: Conducting Effective Workplace Investigations
Melody Rayl

Details
StrategicBe the CEO of Your Career
Heidi Hartman

Details
PeopleThe Art of Awkward
Kristi Spaethe

Details
OrganizationFour Hacks to Maximize HR's Impact in the Post-Pandemic
Michael Puck

Details
WorkplaceCrucial Conversations: Tools For Talking When Stakes Are High
Steve Willis

Details
9:45am – 10:05amBreak/Time with Exhibitors
10:05am - 10:15amSponsor Address
10:15am - 11:15amGeneral Session Keynote - Challenge to Live Life ALL IN!
Gian-Paul Gonzalez

Details
11:15am - 1:00pmLunch Break/Time with Exhibitors
1:00pm – 2:15pmPanel - The Transformation of Second Chances
Monica Roth, John Koufos, Alex Alonso, Richard McLemore & Cheryl Reinhardt
Details
2:15pm - 2:40pmBreak/Time with Exhibitors
2:40pm - 3:40pm Breakouts
WorkplaceWorkplace Bullies are Too Expensive to Keep
Frank Mulcahy

Details
3:45pm - 4:45pm Breakouts
StrategicHiring Metrics & Analytics: Aligning Your Hiring Process with Your Company's Goals and Priorities
Ryan Kohler

Details
PeopleBehavioral Interviewing Tips & Techniques: Uncover Candidate Fit and Character
Kirk Young

Details
OrganizationCutting Edge Employee Engagement, Enrichment and Communication System
Charles Carroll

Details
WorkplaceLeveraging Personality Diversity: We've Barely Scratched the Surface
Aaron Deckert

Details
5:00pm – 7:00pmNetworking Events
TimeEvent
7:00am - 8:00amTime with Exhibitors
8:00am - 9:00amBreakouts
InteractivePanel - HR War Room
Phil Hayes

Details
StrategicLevel Up Your (HR) Leadership
Carrie Cox

Details
PeopleYour Workforce has Changed - Now What?
Lyne Tumlinson

Details
9:00am - 9:15amBreak / Time with Exhibitors
9:15am - 10:15am Breakouts
InteractivePanel - HR War Room
Phil Hayes

Details
StrategicBuild Your Own Seat at the Table: Effectively Partnering with your Business Clients
Kelli-Adams

Details
PeopleHow Digital Innovations are Impacting Workplace Mental Health
Danny Weill

Details
WorkplaceHow to Tranform Bosses into Leaders
Mack Munro

Details
10:15am - 10:30amBreak / Time with Exhibitors
10:30am - 11:00amTrombold Professional of the Year Award presentation
11:00am - 12:00pmClosing Keynote - The Seven Relationships Key to Winning Your Leadership Game
Ed O’Malley

Details
12:00pm - 12:15pmConference Closing
+ Wednesday, September 16
TimeEvent
9:00am - 11:00amPre-Conference Workshop - Be Who You Came to Be
Tara Renze

Details
12:00pm – 1:00pmConference Orientation & Opening/Welcome
1:00pm - 2:00pmEmployment Law & Labor Update
Kyle Russell

Details
2:00pm – 2:15pmBreak/Time with Exhibitors
2:15pm – 3:15pmBreakouts
InteractiveLead With Laughs: How Humor Inspires a Creative and Engaged Workplace
David Horning

Details
StrategicCreate an Effective Employee Experience Strategy Using HR Metrics
Melissa Anzman

Details
PeopleHow Will Your Reviews Change This Year?
Mike Smoots

Details
OrganizationTotal Rewards Ecosystem: How to adjust your Total Rewards Ecosystem in the post-pandemic world
Michael Puck

Details
3:15pm – 3:30pm Break/Time with Exhibitors
3:30pm - 4:30pmOpening Keynote Session - GOING ALL IN WITH A DECENTRALIZED CULTURE: Closing the Gap between Planning & Execution
Richard Rierson

Details
4:30pm-5:00pmTrombold Nominee presentation
5:00pm – 6:00pmNetworking Reception
7:00pm - 8:30pmKS SHRM Board Meeting
+ Thursday, September 17
TimeEvent
7:00am - 8:00amCertification Session
8:00am – 8:30amConference Welcome/SHRM Address
8:30am – 8:45amDiversity & Inclusion Award & Rising Star Award
8:45am – 9:45amBreakouts
InteractiveSex, Lies and Investigate This: Conducting Effective Workplace Investigations
Melody Rayl

Details
StrategicBe the CEO of Your Career
Heidi Hartman

Details
PeopleThe Art of Awkward
Kristi Spaethe

Details
OrganizationFour Hacks to Maximize HR's Impact in the Post-Pandemic
Michael Puck

Details
WorkplaceCrucial Conversations: Tools For Talking When Stakes Are High
Steve Willis

Details
9:45am – 10:05amBreak/Time with Exhibitors
10:05am - 10:15amSponsor Address
10:15am - 11:15amGeneral Session Keynote - Challenge to Live Life ALL IN!
Gian-Paul Gonzalez

Details
11:15am - 1:00pmLunch Break/Time with Exhibitors
1:00pm – 2:15pmPanel - The Transformation of Second Chances
Monica Roth, John Koufos, Alex Alonso, Richard McLemore & Cheryl Reinhardt
Details
2:15pm - 2:40pmBreak/Time with Exhibitors
2:40pm - 3:40pm Breakouts
WorkplaceWorkplace Bullies are Too Expensive to Keep
Frank Mulcahy

Details
3:45pm - 4:45pm Breakouts
StrategicHiring Metrics & Analytics: Aligning Your Hiring Process with Your Company's Goals and Priorities
Ryan Kohler

Details
PeopleBehavioral Interviewing Tips & Techniques: Uncover Candidate Fit and Character
Kirk Young

Details
OrganizationCutting Edge Employee Engagement, Enrichment and Communication System
Charles Carroll

Details
WorkplaceLeveraging Personality Diversity: We've Barely Scratched the Surface
Aaron Deckert

Details
5:00pm – 7:00pmNetworking Events
+ Friday, September 18
TimeEvent
7:00am - 8:00amTime with Exhibitors
8:00am - 9:00amBreakouts
InteractivePanel - HR War Room
Phil Hayes

Details
StrategicLevel Up Your (HR) Leadership
Carrie Cox

Details
PeopleYour Workforce has Changed - Now What?
Lyne Tumlinson

Details
9:00am - 9:15amBreak / Time with Exhibitors
9:15am - 10:15am Breakouts
InteractivePanel - HR War Room
Phil Hayes

Details
StrategicBuild Your Own Seat at the Table: Effectively Partnering with your Business Clients
Kelli-Adams

Details
PeopleHow Digital Innovations are Impacting Workplace Mental Health
Danny Weill

Details
WorkplaceHow to Tranform Bosses into Leaders
Mack Munro

Details
10:15am - 10:30amBreak / Time with Exhibitors
10:30am - 11:00amTrombold Professional of the Year Award presentation
11:00am - 12:00pmClosing Keynote - The Seven Relationships Key to Winning Your Leadership Game
Ed O’Malley

Details
12:00pm - 12:15pmConference Closing

REGISTRATION

Receive up to 35 hours of Recertification Credit

SHRM Member $399

Non-SHRM Member $449

 Student $175

Pre-Conference Workshop  $75

CANCELLATION POLICY

Cancellations with full refunds are available through August 15, 2020. Cancellation fees will be waived if the change in your plans is due to COVID-19 impacts. Cancellations after August 15, 2020 will not be refunded. Registration may be transferred to another individual or applied to the 2021 KS SHRM State Conference without penalty.

Sponsorship and Exhibitor Opportunities

Join more than 500 HR professionals as they come together and collaborate on the many ways to go “All In For HR”  at this year’s KS SHRM State Conference. Many nationally known and prominent speakers, along with information packed workshops, and great entertainment will fill the agenda.

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