The Next Practices Now Agenda

Four days of learning, collaboration, networking, and special events to unlock next practices in human capital.

Monday, March 14, 2022: Pre-Conference Events

8:00 - 5:00 Chief HR Officer Board Forum (invitation only)
8:00 - 5:00 Chief Learning & Talent Officer Board Forum (invitation only)
8:00 - 5:00 Chief Diversity Officer Board Forum (invitation only)
8:00 - 5:00 People Analytics Board Forum (invitation only)
8:00 - 5:00 Talent Acquisition Board Forum (invitation only)
8:00 - 5:00 Total Rewards Leader Board Forum (invitation only)
8:00 - 5:00 Up Next Cohort Kick-Off Meeting
1:00 - 5:00 Pre-Conference Workshop: Catalyzing Connections that Matter in the Next World of Work (additional fee)
7:00 - 9:00 Welcome Reception
Join us for this casual networking event where you can meet fellow attendees, speakers and i4cp staff while enjoying drinks and hors d'oeuvres.

Tuesday, March 15, 2022: General Session

Session dates and times subject to change.

7:30 - 8:30 Registration & Breakfast
8:30 The Next Era of Work
Kevin Oakes
, CEO, i4cp
9:00 Hybrid Work Trends
Jared Spataro
, Corporate Vice President, Modern Work, Microsoft
Dawn Klinghoffer
, Vice President, HR Business Insights, Microsoft
9:50 The Talent Imperative
Alan Murray
, CEO, Fortune Media
11:00 The Intersections of ESG
Karen S. Carter
, CHRO & Chief Inclusion Officer, Dow
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Our Once-in-a-Generation Opportunity to Redefine Work
Jacqui Canney
, Chief People Officer, ServiceNow
1:50 Where Learning Must Go From Here
Elliott Masie
, Chair, The Learning Collaborative
2:50 Session to be announced
Jyoti Mehra, CHRO, Gilead Sciences
4:10 Psychological Safety in Hybrid Work Models
Amy Edmondson
, Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management, Harvard Business School
4:30 Ways to Improve Employee Connectivity, Productivity, and Well-Being
Rob Cross
, Edward A. Madden Professor of Global Leadership, Babson College
6:30 - 9:00 The Next Frontier at Copper Canyon
The Next Frontier at Copper Canyon – Let’s celebrate together with food, drinks and campfire tales at the legendary Old West town of Copper Canyon. Stories tell of a special creatures known for doing unsuspecting things.

Wednesday, March 16, 2022: General Session

6:15 - 7:30 Best Buddies Friendship Walk
For the 7th consecutive year, i4cp hosts a special Best Buddies Friendship Walk - join us as we walk to raise awareness and move toward creating a society in which we are all celebrated and valued for our differences.
8:00 Registration & Breakfast
8:30 Changing Labor Dynamics: An Opportunity for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Accessibility (DEIA)
Charlotte Burrows, Chair, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
9:20 Staying True to Your Company Values When the Pandemic Has Other Plans
Dean Carter
, Head of People & Culture, Patagonia
10:30 The Keys to Culture Change & Adapting to Modern Work
Obed Louissaint
, SVP, Transformation and Culture, IBM
11:00 The Great Resignation, and How Leaders Should Respond
11:20 Employing People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
David Quilleon
, SVP Global Mission, State Development and Operations, Best Buddies
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Panel: The Future of DE&I
David Casey
, SVP Workforce Strategies & CDO, CVS Health
Kelly Rooney, Vice President, People Solutions – Field Operations, Waste Management
Jackie Hunter, SVP, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, The University of Vermont Health Network
Jacqui Robertson, Global Head of Talent, Diversity & Inclusion, William Blair & Co.
1:50 Next Practice Sessions
i4cp's Mark Walker interviews receipients of the Next Practice Awards in four lightning sessions.
3:00 The Big Spender: Ten Steps for Making Strategic Decisions on How Much to Spend and Where to Prioritize Investments in Your Workforce
Mark Englizian
, i4cp Business Adviser and former CHRO, Walgreens
3:45 Session to be announced
Amber Wiseley, Vice President, Global Benefits, Intel
4:35 Session to be announced
Kristen Robinson, Chief People Officer, Splunk
5:30 - 7:00 Tapas Social
Join us for margaritas, tapas, and perhaps a little bailando at this fun outdoor event.

Thursday, March 17, 2022: General Session

8:00 - 8:30 Registration & Breakfast
8:30 The Power of Regret: A Virtual Q&A
Dan Pink
, Best Selling Author
9:15 Embracing Change to Build a Healthy Culture
Marie Potter
, Senior Director, Culture & Development, Getty Images
10:25 Retaining Your Best People
Bev Kaye
, Author, Up Is Not the Only Way: Rethinking Career Mobility
Lorrie Lykins, Managing Editor and VP of Research, i4cp
11:10 Redefining Work and What That Means for CHROs
Lisa Buckingham
, Former EVP, Chief People, Place & Brand Officer, Lincoln Financial Group
Edie Givens, SVP, People and Organization, Sony Pictures Entertainment
Pat Wadors, Chief People, Place & Brand Officer; Chief People Officer, Procore



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