The i4cp 2023 Next Practices Now Conference - March 27 - 30, 2023 in Scottsdale, AZ

Last Year's Agenda

The 2023 agenda has yet to be released, but get a sense for what the conference is like by viewing 2022's agenda:

Monday: Pre-Conference Events

8:00 - 5:00 PT 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
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: General Session

Session dates and times subject to change.

7:30 - 8:30 PT Registration & Breakfast
8:30 The Next Era of Work
Kevin Oakes
, CEO, i4cp
9:00 Achieving Work/Life Balance in a Hybrid World: Data-Backed Tips and Technology Innovations
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 The Not So Secret Ingredient of Business Transformation
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 Improving Well-Being and Reducing Turnover through Employee Connectivity
Rob Cross
, Edward A. Madden Professor of Global Leadership, Babson College
5:20 Work without Jobs: How to Reboot Your Organization's Work Operating System
John Boudreau
, Senior Research Scientist, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California
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 special creatures known for doing unsuspecting things.

Wednesday: General Session

6:15 - 7:30 PT Best Buddies Friendship Walk
For the 8th 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
9:10 Staying True to Your Company Values When the Pandemic Has Other Plans
Dean Carter
, Head of People & Culture, Patagonia
10:20 The Keys to Culture Change & Adapting to Modern Work
Obed Louissaint
, SVP, Transformation and Culture, IBM
11:10 Employing People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
David Quilleon
, SVP Global Mission, State Development and Operations, Best Buddies
11:50 Lunch
12:50 Panel: The Future of DE&I
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.
Paul Martin, Chief Diversity Officer, Sony Pictures Entertainment
1:40 Next Practice Sessions
i4cp's Mark Walker interviews receipients of the Next Practice Awards in four lightning sessions.

Jennifer Budveit, Director, Global Learning & Development, Tiffany & Co.
Miranda Hill, Global Innovation Lead, Avanade
LaToya Garcia, Senior Manager, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Learning, T-Mobile
Melissa Thompson, Global Head of Talent Acquisition, Ford Motor Company
3:10 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
3:55 The Future of Work @ Intel
Amber Wiseley, Vice President, Global Benefits, Intel
4:45 Practices for Sustaining Your Leaders’ Well-Being (And Your Own)
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: General Session

8:00 - 8:30 PT 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
10:20 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
11:05 Redefining Work and What That Means for HR Leaders
Lisa Buckingham
, Former EVP, Chief People, Place & Brand Officer, Lincoln Financial Group (moderator)
Allison Horn, Executive Director, Global Head of Talent
Christine Deputy, Chief People Officer, Pinterest
Edie Givens, SVP, People and Organization, Sony Pictures Entertainment
Pat Wadors, Chief People, Place & Brand Officer; Chief People Officer, Procore



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