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    SHRM - Talent Symposium

    Date: July 15, 2016
    Organizer:
    SHRM, SKCHRA, Seattle SHRM, LWHRA
    Location:
    Sheraton Seattle
    1400 6th Avenue
    Seattle, WA 98101
    Price:
    Members - $195, Non-Members - $249
    Event Type:
    Conference
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    SHRM is excited to announce a new one-day event 
    presented in partnership with the Puget Sound SHRM Chapters.

    Taking place in beautiful Seattle, Washington the SHRM Talent Symposium has been designed for recruitment and talent management professionals to give you the tools, resources and solutions you need to evolve your human capital strategies.

    Join us July 15, 2016 and take advantage of this opportunity to make new connections, 
    network with old friends and expand your list of contacts. And, join us for the Welcome reception Thursday, July 14 from 5:00 - 6:30.

    Register here: https://store.shrm.org/2016-shrm-talent-symposium.html | Sessions


     

    Keynote Speakers

    Henry (Hank) G. Jackson, CPA, president & CEO, SHRM

    Welcome and Opening General Session with Hank Jackson and Ben Casnocha

    Friday, July 15 8:30 A.M. – 9:30 A.M. EDT

    Ben Casnocha, entrepreneur and author

    Welcome and Opening General Session with Hank Jackson and Ben Casnocha

    Friday, July 15 8:30 A.M. – 9:30 A.M. EDT

    Donna Morris, SHRM Board Member, senior vice president of Customer and Employee Experience , Adobe Systems, Inc.

    Lunch with Keynote Speakers

    Friday, July 15 12:00 P.M. – 1:30 P.M. EDT

    Scott Pitasky, executive vice president and chief partner (human) resources officer, Starbucks

    Lunch with Keynote Speakers

    Friday, July 15 12:00 P.M. – 1:30 P.M. EDT

    Michael P. Aitken , vice president, Government Affairs, SHRM

    Closing General Session

    Friday, July 15 3:00 P.M. – 4:45 P.M. EDT

    Tony Lee, vice president, Editorial, SHRM

    Closing General Session

    Friday, July 15 3:00 P.M. – 4:45 P.M. EDT

    Peter Weddle, chief executive officer TAtech, TAtech

    Closing General Session

    Friday, July 15 3:00 P.M. – 4:45 P.M. EDT

    Thomas M. Darrow, SHRM-SCP, Chair, SHRM Foundation, Alexandria, Va. , founder and principal, Talent Connections, LLC & Career Spa, LLC

    Closing General Session

    Friday, July 15 3:00 P.M. – 4:45 P.M. EDT

     

    Danielle Monaghan, director of Talent Acquisition – Consumer , Amazon

    Closing General Session

    Friday, July 15 3:00 P.M. – 4:45 P.M. EDT

    Reasons to Attend: 

    • Learn from the Experts. With a combination of industry thought leaders and HR practitioners, you will learn from the best. You will learn real-world solutions you can apply to your own organization’s talent management practices immediately.
    • Networking. Join your talent management and HR peers who are facing similar challenges as you. You’ll walk away with new contacts and an expanded network of peers with whom you can collaborate and share best practices.
    • Stay Current & Competitive. Talent is key to the success of any organization. Learn today’s most innovative practices and solutions.
    • Transform Your Organization. Share what you learn with your entire team. By putting these new solutions into practice you’ll have a strategy in place for hiring, engaging and retaining today’s top talent—a key advantage.

    Who Should Attend: 

    • HR managers and generalists who are responsible for recruiting and retaining employees.
    • Recruiters who want to increase their knowledge about recruiting strategies.
    • Talent management professionals who need to develop or sustain comprehensive strategies for their organizations.
    • HR professionals who want to grow their networks and influence in the talent management and HR industry.