Conference Day 2 (Thursday)

7.15                        Deep Dive Registration & Morning Coffee

7:30 - 9:15

Breakfast Deep Dive B | Harnessing Industry Perspectives to Drive Change
Rethink How You Transform HR in Your Institution from the ‘Outside In’ Separately bookable deep dive (see page 15 for full details)

9.00                        Conference Registration & Networking

9:30

Chair’s Welcome & Recap of Day One

Reimagining The Role of the CHRO

9:40

Discover: Transform HR in Your University to be Intentional, Powerful and ‘Bolder by Design’

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Sharon Butler,
Associate Vice President Human Resources,
Michigan State University

10:00

Discover: Reinventing The Role of the CHRO and the HR Function to Best Serve the Institution in The Midst of Challenges

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Cheryl Gochis,
Chief Human Resources Officer,
Baylor University

10:20

Develop: How Do We Need to Reshape the Role of CHRO for the Higher Education Institution of the Future?

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Sharon Butler,
Associate Vice President Human Resources,
Michigan State University

Cheryl Gochis,
Chief Human Resources Officer,
Baylor University

10:35

Action: What Will You Now Do Reimagine Your Role in Driving Your Institution Forward?

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Output Focused Action Session Facilitated by the Chair

10.50                                  Networking & Refreshments

Revolutionizing How You Attract Talent

Reimagining Employee Engagement

11:10

Discover: Breaking The Mould on Transactional HR to Truly Transform the HR Delivery Model in Higher Education

Casey Cook, Associate Vice President Human Resources,  University of Chicago

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11:10

Discover: Redesigning Performance Management to Create a High-Performance System

Michelle Piekutowski, Associate Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer,  Carnegie Mellon University

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11:30

Discover: Balancing a Drive for Efficiency with Delivery of High-Quality Customer Service

Janis McEldowney, Senior Vice President Human Resources, University of Southern California

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11:30

Discover: Reshape Performance Evaluation in Your University to Radically Boost Employee Engagement

Beverly Pruitt, Assistant Vice President - Workplace Equity & Performance Optimization, The University
of Miami

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11:50

Develop: What Are the Key Challenges to Fostering a High-Impact Culture of Service?

Casey Cook, Associate Vice President Human Resources, The University of Chicago

Janis McEldowney, Senior Vice President Human Resources, University of Southern California

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11:50

Develop: How Can We Rethink Our Approach to Performance Management?

Beverly Pruitt, Assistant Vice President - Workplace Equity & Performance Optimization, The University of Miami

Michelle Piekutowski, Associate Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer, Carnegie Mellon University

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12:05

Action: What Will You Now Change About Your Approach to HR Delivery?

Output Focused Action Session Facilitated by the Track Chair

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12:05

Action: What Will You Now Rethink About How You Maximize Performance in Your Organization?

Output Focused Action Session Facilitated by the Track Chair

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12.20                                          Networking Lunch

Reshaping HR Influence

1:00

Discover: Develop & Embed an Entrepreneurial Mindset Across Your Institution To Transform Your Approach To Talent

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Donna Bonaparte, Chief Human Resources Officer, Babson College

1:20

Discover: Reimagining Influence: How Can HR Truly Maximize Impact Within the Highly Political Environment of Higher Education?

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Guy Bell, former Chief Human Resources Officer, Concorde Colleges

1:40

Develop: What Are the Biggest Barriers We Need to Overcome to True HR Influence?

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Donna Bonaparte, Chief Human Resources Officer, Babson College

Guy Bell, former Chief Human Resources Officer, Concorde Colleges

1:55

Action: What Leap Forward Will You Now Take to Transform HR’s Influence in Your Institution

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Output Focused Action Session Facilitated by the Chair

2:10

Speed Learning: HR Leaps from Higher Education Leaders

agenda

4.00              Chair’s Closing Remarks and End of Conference Day Two