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Conference Schedule

= Certification Prep
= Business/Strategic
= General
 
7:30 - 4:00 pm
Registration Open
Location: Sequoyah Foyer
8:00 - 4:00 pm
8:30 - 4:00 pm
SHRM Certification Preparation Seminar | Part 1 of 2 (Registration Required) – Brandon Brazeel MBA, SHRM-SCP, SPHR
Location: Bear
 
8:00 - 4:00 pm
Registration Open
Location: Sequoyah Foyer
8:00 - NOON
SHRM Certification Preparation Seminar | Part 2 of 2 (Registration Required) – Brandon Brazeel MBA, SHRM-SCP, SPHR
Location: Bear
8:00 - 11:30 am
LeadHR Session: Boring Meetings Suck (Registration Required) – Jon Petz CSP

Location: The Joint
11:30 - 12:45 pm
1:00 - 2:30 pm
Opening Session and Keynote Presentation: It's Show Time – Jon Petz CSP
Location: The Joint
2:30 - 5:15 pm
Certification Lounge Open
Location: Council Room
2:45 - 3:45 pm
Concurrent Sessions
1:
Domestic Violence in the Workplace – Debby Raskin PHR, SHRM-CP
Location: B52 Lounge - 2nd Floor The Joint
3:
Be Great...Today!!! – Brandon Brazeel MBA, SHRM-SCP, SPHR
Location: McGill's on 19
4:
Strategically Engage Multi Generations in the Work – Holly Novak MBA, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Location: Deer
5:
Think Like A Leader: Critical Decision-Making For Critical Moments – Tim Hast M.Ed., LPC, & Brad Griffith 
Location: Bear
6:
The Essential Elements of Effective Coaching – Randy Anderson CSP
Location: The Pit - The Joint
3:45 - 4:15 pm
Break with Exhibitors
Location: Sequoyah
4:15 - 5:15 pm
Concurrent Sessions
1:
401(k) Fiduciary Failures – Thomas Hardy AIF®, CRPS, MBA, & Eric Magyar AIF designation, MBA in Finance
Location: Bear
2:
Culture of Creativity, Collaboration and Captainship – Amber Vanderburg Masters in Org. Dynamics
Location: B52 Lounge - 2nd Floor The Joint
3:
Surviving with Challenging People – Jennifer Takagi Cert Prof Behavioral Analyst
Location: The Pit - The Joint
4:
Beyond Performance Management: Develop for Success – Bob Schooley EdD, & Stephanie Licata M.A., A.C.C.
Location: Deer
5:
Retaliation Update: EEOC's New Guidance & Takeaways – Ellen Adams JD
Location: Sky Room
5:15 - 7:00 pm
Welcome Reception in Expo Hall

Location: Sequoyah
Bookstore & Foundation Drawing Open
Location: Sequoyah Foyer
7:15 - 8:30 pm
Emerging Professionals Networking Reception
Location: Upstairs at Toby Keith's
 
7:00 - 5:30 pm
Registration Open
Location: Sequoyah Foyer
7:00 - 4:00 pm
Bookstore & Foundation Drawing Open
Location: Sequoyah Foyer
7:00 - 8:00 am
Concurrent Sessions
1:
The Ethical Dilemma of Business Ethics – Donna Rynda 
Location: Deer
2:
Emotional Intelligence = Personal Leadership – Nancy Gunter SPHR; SHRM-SCP
Location: Bear
7:30 - 8:30 am
7:30 - 4:00 pm
Expo Hall Open
Location: Sequoyah
8:30 - 9:45 am
Keynote Presentation: A Better Way To Build Teams – David Burkus 
Location: The Joint
9:45 - 4:00 pm
Certification Lounge Open
Location: Council Room
10:00 - 11:00 am
Concurrent Sessions
1:
Full Volume Presentations: Tips for Connecting – David McLaughlin M.Ed, SHRM-SCP
Location: Deer
2:
Impact of New Federal Regulations and Laws – Sam Fulkerson J.D., M.A., B.A., & Victor Albert J.D, B.B.A
Location: Sky Room
3:
Leading Effective Change – Krystal Brue Ph.D, SHRM-SCP, SPHR
Location: Bear
4:
What the CEO wants OKHR to know – Ron Moore MBA, & Mike Shaw MSHR, SHRM-CP, PHR
Location: B52 Lounge - 2nd Floor The Joint
6:
The Talent Retention Playbook – Phillip Wilson JD
Location: McGill's on 19
11:00 - 11:30 am
Break with Exhibitors
Location: Sequoyah
11:30 - 1:30 pm
Mega Sessions
2:
Why Did They Do That? Human Performance Tools (Registration Required) – Robert Benson MA, SPHR
Location: B52 Lounge on 2nd Floor The Joint
4:
You Already Know How to Be Great (Registration Required) – Alan Fine CSP Speaker, Author
Location: The Pit - The Joint
1:30 - 2:00 pm
Break with Exhibitors
Location: Sequoyah
2:00 - 3:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions
1:
Hiring To Save Bunches of Money! – Dixie Agostino SHRM-SCP, CPC, SPHR
Location: Deer
2:
It's Not About Me – Darren Ford SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Location: McGill's on 19
3:
Tools for Talking When Stakes are High – Steve Willis 
Location: Sky Room
4:
Leadership: An Employment Lawyer's Perspective – Kirk Turner J.D.
Location: The Pit - The Joint
3:00 - 3:30 pm
Break with Exhibitors
Location: Sequoyah
3:30 - 3:30 pm
Foundation Raffle Closes
Location: Sequoyah Foyer
3:30 - 4:30 pm
Concurrent Sessions
1:
How to get an ROI on a Leadership Program – Danielle Hoeltzel PHR, SHRM-CP, & Cheryl Moreno Certified Staffing Professional, Certified to trai
Location: The Pit - The Joint
3:
Talent Games: Hiring and Managing for Engagement – Jimmy Taylor SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Location: B52 Lounge - 2nd Floor The Joint
5:
What the CEO wants OKHR to know – Mike Shaw MSHR, SHRM-CP, PHR, & Ron Moore MBA
Location: Bear
4:30 - 4:45 pm
Break
Location: Sequoyah
4:45 - 5:45 pm
Concurrent Sessions
1:
Bullying in the Workplace – Stefan Mecke JD/MBA/SHRM-SCP/SPHR
Location: The Pit - The Joint
2:
The Right Player in the Right Position – Linda Clark MHRM SPHR SHRM-SCP CMC
Location: Deer
3:
Power up the onboard experience when relocating talent – Bruce Waller CRP, PHR, SHRM-CP
Location: Sky Room
4:
HR Analytics: How It Works and Why It's Not Scary – Matthew Leon Ph.D.
Location: B52 Lounge - 2nd Floor The Joint
5:
This Ain't Your Momma's Talent Development – Lance Haffner BSBM, PHR, SHRM-CP
Location: Bear
6:00 - 8:00 pm
 
6:45 - 7:45 am
Concurrent Sessions
1:
HR, be Strategic! But how?? – Holly Novak MBA, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Location: Deer
2:
Gen Z & Branding: Connecting to Today's Talent – Bethany Wallace MA in English
Location: Bear
7:00 - 1:30 pm
Registration Open
Location: Sequoyah Foyer
7:30 - 8:00 am
Breakfast
Location: Sequoyah
7:30 - 12:30 pm
Bookstore Open
Location: Sequoyah Foyer
8:00 - 9:00 am
The Legal Grind – Randall Snapp J.D. Mary Snyder J.D., &  Tanya Bryant J.D.
Location: Sequoyah
9:15 - 10:15 am
Keynote Presentation: How HR Can Lead From the Future – Yvette Montero Salvatico MBA
Location: The Joint
10:30 - 11:30 am
Concurrent Sessions
1:
Workplace Internal Investigations - A Novel Approach – Max Dubroff SPHR, SHRM-SCP, MPA-HR, & Christine Cave SHRM-SCP, SPHR
Location: B52 Lounge - 2nd Floor The Joint
2:
Dude, Where's My Balance? – Lyndi Zavy M.A., PHR
Location: Deer
3:
Find Your Lane; Change your GPS/Change your Career – Bruce Waller CRP, PHR, SHRM-CP
Location: The Pit - The Joint
4:
Peak Performance – Are YOU What's Standing in Your Way? – Erin Greilick Ph. D
Location: Sky Room
5:
Recent Developments: The PDA, FMLA, and ADA/ADAAA – Paula Williams JD
Location: McGill's on 19
6:
The Talent Retention Playbook – Phillip Wilson JD
Location: Bear
11:45 - 12:45 pm
Concurrent Sessions
1:
Gen Z & Branding: Connecting to Today's Talent – Bethany Wallace MA in English
Location: B52 Lounge - 2nd Floor The Joint
2:
Culture Clash: Celebrating Cultural Differences – Jerrod Murr 
Location: The Pit - The Joint
3:
Leading with Vision: Engaging the Next Generation – Bonnie Hagemann M.Ed.
Location: Sky Room
4:
What's in Your PLN? – Tammy Wise MS Occupational Education
Location: Bear
5:
Using Data to Drive Decisions – Dean Clune 
Location: McGill's on 19
6:
HR, be Strategic! But how?? – Holly Novak MBA, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Location: Deer