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Monday, September 10, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

  • Room: Sands Expo Center - Hall B
  • Session Number: Registration

    Tuesday, September 11, 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

    • Room: Sands Expo Center - Hall B
    • Session Number: Registration

      Tuesday, September 11, 8:30 AM - 9:20 AM

      • Room: Lando
      • Session Number: WH1
      Much has been written in recent months about the importance of diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Despite this focus, countless organizations of all sizes struggle to originate and sustain progress in this business-critical area. In most cases, it’s not for lack of earnest intent; failure is a function of... Read More
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      • General Session

      Tuesday, September 11, 8:30 AM - 12:10 PM

      • Session Number: WH
      Offers paradigm-altering sessions, intended for both women and men alike! Your attendance shows that your company is serious about promoting gender parity in the workplace.  Click on Women in HR Technology link below to view session details. Sponsored by:                    ...
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        Tuesday, September 11, 9:30 AM - 10:20 AM

        • Room: Lando
        • Session Number: WH2A
        Building the business case for a new enterprise HR technology solution requires the involvement of numerous stakeholders within the organization: procurement, IT, marketing, finance and HR operations. It is one... Read More
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        • Breakout Session
        • Room: Delfino 4102
        • Session Number: WH2B
        Whether you know it or not, HR is always sending a message to potential candidates and employees. From the posters on the wall to emails and everything in between, what... Read More
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        • Breakout Session
        • Room: Delfino 4105
        • Session Number: WH2C
        The research is unquestionable: Companies and the economy perform better when they fully engage women. The presence of women leaders in the workplace sends a strong gender diversity message, attracting... Read More
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        • Breakout Session

        Tuesday, September 11, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

        • Room: Lando
        • Session Number: WH3A
        The acceleration of new technologies into the workplace is exhilarating but can be overwhelming. HR professionals are grappling with uncharted ways to recruit, pay, message and manage the workforce thanks... Read More
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        • Breakout Session
        • Room: Delfino 4102
        • Session Number: WH3B
        Research shows that gender-diverse companies are more likely to outperform their less diverse peers. And when women thrive, businesses and societies thrive. Advances in big data combined with analytics are... Read More
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        • Breakout Session
        • Room: Delfino 4105
        • Session Number: WH3C
        Any type of inequality can negatively impact workplace productivity, employee engagement and access to critical talent. When it comes to pay equity, this inequality is painfully evident: women still earn... Read More
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        • Breakout Session

        Tuesday, September 11, 11:25 AM - 12:10 PM

        • Room: Lando
        • Session Number: WH4
        If you were to ask your CFO to make a decision, she would rely on facts, not opinions. In contrast, for years, the HR function has been asked to resolve some of the thorniest problems in the organization without the clarity of meaningful data analytics. Additionally, now workplaces everywhere are... Read More
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        • General Session

        Tuesday, September 11, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

        • Room: Marcello 4502
        • Session Number: BN1
        If you've never attended HR Tech, this is where to begin your adventure. John Sumser, who has been orienting people to the industry for two decades, will help you maximize your time and your ROI. He'll cover all the elements of HR technology and how they fit together. Plus, he'll... Read More
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        • Breakout Session

        Tuesday, September 11, 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

        • Room: Delfino 4102
        • Session Number: SS1
        General Motors employs over 176k employees across six continents and 23 time zones, speaking 65 different languages. They had more than 60 various recognition programs globally and new programs being developed without governance; making employee recognition a challenge. Understanding that recognition is a key driver for employee engagement and critical... Read More
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        • Sponsor

        Tuesday, September 11, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

        • Room: Lando
        • Session Number: GS
        Josh Bersin, world-renowned industry analyst and founder of Bersin™ by Deloitte, will debut the initial findings of the first annual HR Technology Market report.  Designed to be the most comprehensive study of all the HR technology markets, the findings will help you understand this fast-changing and complex market and inform your HR... Read More
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        • General Session

        Tuesday, September 11, 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

        • Room: Palazzo Ballroom
        • Session Number: GS1
        The fact is people who do dirty jobs are some of the happiest people you’ll ever meet — and they often are able to achieve a work-life symmetry others can’t. TV host and producer Mike Rowe, best known for his role on Discovery Channel’s Dirty Jobs, will give an illuminating... Read More
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        • General Session

        Tuesday, September 11, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

        • Room: Sands Expo Center - Halls A & B
          • Room: Expo
          • Session Number: Reception
          Visit sponsoring companies and learn about their latest products and services while grabbing a complimentary craft beer, wine or cocktail. Sponsored by:             ...
            • Room: Near Registration
            • Session Number: Virtual Reality & Wellness Pavilion
            Take some tranquil time for yourself without leaving the Expo floor. Relax with a VR mindfulness experience, add your flair to the coloring wall, or unwind with some aromatherapy. And... Read More

              Tuesday, September 11, 5:30 PM - 5:50 PM

              • Room: Expo - HR Tech Talks Theater 2928
              • Session Number: HR Tech Talk
              It’s well documented in business today that poor customer service impacts customer retention, referrals and potential new business. The same can now be said for discerning job seekers and employees, and for too long candidate and employer experience has been given little attention. What's clear in the research today --... Read More
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              • HR Tech Talk

              Tuesday, September 11, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

              • Room: Expo - Pitchfest Theater 1540
              • Session Number: Pitchfest
              Take a front row seat to hear 30 of the most buzz-worthy startups square off as they compete for bragging rights and a prize. Pitchfest Prize:   ...

                Tuesday, September 11, 6:00 PM - 6:20 PM

                • Room: Expo - HR Tech Talks Theater 2928
                • Session Number: HR Tech Talk
                Communicating with your employees is one thing, but getting them to take action can feel like herding cats. In this seminar you’ll learn how to leverage mobile technology to; Improve internal communication, increase engagement, and finally get your workforce to hear your message. From compliance & safety training, to news & announcements, we’ll... Read More
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                • HR Tech Talk

                Tuesday, September 11, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

                  CHICA AT THE VENETIAN® 3355 S. Las Vegas Boulevard Drink cocktails and dine with SumTotal! Join us at the hottest restaurant in Las Vegas. Crafted by celebrity chef Lorena Garcia, CHICA offers an eclectic Latin fusion menu. Come for a night of networking, mixologists and music.  RSVP today: www.sumtotalsystems.com/chica Sponsored by: ...

                    Wednesday, September 12, 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM

                    • Room: Sands Expo Center - Hall B
                    • Session Number: Registration

                      Wednesday, September 12, 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

                      • Room: Palazzo Ballroom
                      • Session Number: Breakfast
                      Sponsored by: ...

                        Wednesday, September 12, 8:30 AM - 9:45 AM

                        • Room: Palazzo Ballroom
                        • Session Number: GS2
                        Future consumers aren’t 20 or 30 years off, they’re already here — and they’re driving the way businesses are selling both products and experiences. From hyper-individualization and virtual reality to crowdsourcing design and AI, technology has changed where we shop, how we interact with brands and what we buy. NYT... Read More
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                        • General Session

                        Wednesday, September 12, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

                        • Room: Demo Room #1 (Rear of Expo)
                        • Session Number: Vendor Demo
                          • Room: Demo Room #2 (Rear of Expo)
                          • Session Number: Vendor Demo
                            • Room: Expo
                            • Session Number: Break

                              Wednesday, September 12, 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM

                              • Room: Sands Expo Center - Halls A & B
                                • Room: Near Registration
                                • Session Number: Virtual Reality & Wellness Pavilion
                                Take some tranquil time for yourself without leaving the Expo floor. Relax with a VR mindfulness experience, add your flair to the coloring wall, or unwind with some aromatherapy. And... Read More

                                  Wednesday, September 12, 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM

                                  • Room: Expo - HR Tech Talks Theater 2928
                                  • Session Number: HR Tech Talk
                                  Organizations spend a lot of time and resources creating a winning employment brand and candidate experience. But once an employee tenders their resignation … well, they’re toast. It’s time for companies to view former employees differently and create an offboarding experience that will benefit the company’s talent acquisition and development... Read More
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                                  • HR Tech Talk

                                  Wednesday, September 12, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

                                  • Room: Expo - Pitchfest Theater 1540
                                  • Session Number: Pitchfest
                                  Take a front row seat to hear 30 of the most buzz-worthy startups square off as they compete for bragging rights and a prize. Pitchfest Prize: ...

                                    Wednesday, September 12, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

                                    • Room: Lando
                                    • Session Number: AI1
                                    John Sumser will walk you through the 5 areas in which you should focus your energy when considering the implementation of intelligent software: Data Sources, Privacy/Security, Latency, Ethics and Performance... Read More
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                                    • Breakout Session
                                    • Room: Delfino 4102
                                    • Session Number: HR1
                                    People analytics — the application of advanced analytics and large data sets to talent management — is going mainstream. Five years ago, it was the provenance of a few leading... Read More
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                                    • Breakout Session
                                    • Room: Delfino 4105
                                    • Session Number: HT1
                                    Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., was looking for a cost-effective way to not only improve its HR Shared Services Operations but also consumerize its employee service... Read More
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                                    • Breakout Session
                                    • Room: Marcello 4505
                                    • Session Number: ML1
                                    The technical definition of payroll is very narrow in scope. It’s taking the time an employee works, multiplying it by a pay rate, and subtracting appropriate taxes and deductions to... Read More
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                                    • Breakout Session
                                    • Room: Lido 3102
                                    • Session Number: MV1
                                    Hear SAP SuccessFactors’ point of view on the Human Capital technology landscape, how it sees HR technology as an enabler of business success, and its ideas for what the future... Read More
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                                    • Breakout Session
                                    • Room: Marcello 4502
                                    • Session Number: PS1
                                    Regardless of your organization's size, industry group, geographic footprint or financial stability, there has never been a better time to embrace HR technology and HR transformation. Unprecedented investment by HR... Read More
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                                    • Breakout Session
                                    • Room: San Polo 3402
                                    • Session Number: RI1
                                    The traditional HR technology transformation is making way for a new reality: constant HR technology adaptation. Enabling HR to support critical outcomes, such as improved agility, customer satisfaction and performance,... Read More
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                                    • Breakout Session
                                    • Room: Zeno 4602
                                    • Session Number: TA1
                                    So far in 2018, the talent acquisition systems market has grown significantly with an increased demand for more innovative and effective technology solutions. Organizations are being more judicious when evaluating... Read More
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                                    • Breakout Session
                                    • Room: Lido 3105
                                    • Session Number: TM1
                                    HR data is no longer solely the domain of HR. Progressive organizations are empowering frontline managers with workforce insights to help them manage their teams and drive better business outcomes.... Read More
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                                    • Breakout Session
                                    • Room: Zeno 4702
                                    • Session Number: TS1
                                    If you've been pondering a cloud move for years, the first generation may have already passed you by. Now SaaS HCM is often the only place to get leading-edge people... Read More
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                                    • Breakout Session
                                    • Room: Murano 3202
                                    • Session Number: WI1
                                    The future of work is at an inflection point. If we don’t unite in putting people first, adapt traditional HR norms across organizations, and adopt smart workforce tools and technologies,... Read More
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                                    • Breakout Session

                                    Wednesday, September 12, 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

                                    • Room: Demo Room #1 (Rear of Expo)
                                    • Session Number: Vendor Demo
                                      • Room: Demo Room #2 (Rear of Expo)
                                      • Session Number: Vendor Demo

                                        Wednesday, September 12, 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM

                                        • Room: Expo - HR Tech Talks Theater 2928
                                        • Session Number: HR Tech Talk
                                        Even in this day and age, numerous job seekers — and even your own employees — remain digitally disconnected They either don’t have email addresses, cannot navigate the internet or eschew SMS. It’s true! This digital divide crosses generations, geographies and industries and it’s about much more than tech-aversion. Sharing... Read More
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                                        • HR Tech Talk

                                        Wednesday, September 12, 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

                                        • Room: Expo
                                        • Session Number: Lunch

                                          Wednesday, September 12, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

                                          • Room: Demo Room #1 (Rear of Expo)
                                          • Session Number: Vendor Demo
                                            • Room: Demo Room #2 (Rear of Expo)
                                            • Session Number: Vendor Demo

                                              Wednesday, September 12, 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

                                              • Room: Lando
                                              • Session Number: AI2
                                              While most HR leaders have been through at least one HR technology vendor evaluation, selection, and purchase process, the emerging market in AI-powered HR tech presents a new challenge. In... Read More
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                                              • Breakout Session
                                              • Room: Delfino 4102
                                              • Session Number: HR2
                                              Marcus Sawyerr, a subject matter expert on digital innovation in the world of work, will discuss how AI and other technology disruptions are shaping the future of work and the... Read More
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                                              • Breakout Session
                                              • Room: Delfino 4105
                                              • Session Number: HT2
                                              With business locations in more than 19 countries, Esterline Technologies — principally serving aerospace and defense markets — decided it needed to operate as an enterprise with a vision toward... Read More
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                                              • Breakout Session
                                              • Room: Marcello 4505
                                              • Session Number: ML2
                                              The lines between talent management silos have blurred over the last few years. For example, what we used to think of as performance management may also now include employee recognition,... Read More
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                                              • Breakout Session
                                              • Room: Lido 3102
                                              • Session Number: MV2
                                              Hear CornerstoneOnDemand’s point of view on the Human Capital technology landscape, how it sees HR technology as an enabler of business success, and its ideas for what the future of... Read More
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                                              • Breakout Session
                                              • Room: Marcello 4502
                                              • Session Number: PS2
                                              If you're planning to select and implement any HR tech in the future, you can't afford to miss this session — an inside look at an actual HR technology buying... Read More
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                                              • Breakout Session
                                              • Room: San Polo 3402
                                              • Session Number: RI2
                                              The future in front of us offers opportunity for technology, work and people. But if we’re not aligned on our views of what work looks like in the coming years,... Read More
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                                              • Breakout Session
                                              • Room: Zeno 4602
                                              • Session Number: TA2
                                              Employers may welcome people with disabilities, but few job seekers with disabilities see employers making an effort to put out that welcome mat. The challenges are many and include social,... Read More
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                                              • Breakout Session
                                              • Room: Lido 3105
                                              • Session Number: TM2
                                              Since its founding in 1969, Wendy’s has been a fast food innovator – from perfecting the pick-up window and being the first national chain to introduce a salad bar to... Read More
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                                              • Breakout Session
                                              • Room: Zeno 4702
                                              • Session Number: TS2
                                              Do the integrations tied to your current HRIS environment look like a fragile spider web? Or even worse, a bowl of carelessly tossed spaghetti?  The thought of selecting and implementing... Read More
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                                              • Breakout Session
                                              • Room: Murano 3202
                                              • Session Number: WI2
                                              Few areas of HR have been disrupted as much as performance management over the past several years. As traditional performance management practices fail, the pressure to improve performance continues to... Read More
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                                              • Breakout Session

                                              Wednesday, September 12, 1:20 PM - 1:40 PM

                                              • Room: Expo - HR Tech Talks Theater 2928
                                              • Session Number: HR Tech Talk
                                              You have the data. Let's put it to work.  We will talk about:  What data to track and why How to use data to improve engagement and retention How data can uncover compliance issues such as bias and sexual harassment   HR Tech Talks Theater Sponsored by: ...
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                                              • HR Tech Talk

                                              Wednesday, September 12, 1:45 PM - 2:45 PM

                                              • Room: Demo Room #1 (Rear of Expo)
                                              • Session Number: Vendor Demo
                                                • Room: Demo Room #2 (Rear of Expo)
                                                • Session Number: Vendor Demo

                                                  Wednesday, September 12, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

                                                  • Session Number: Tour

                                                    Wednesday, September 12, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

                                                    • Room: Expo
                                                    • Session Number: Break

                                                      Wednesday, September 12, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM


                                                      Wednesday, September 12, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

                                                      • Room: Demo Room #1 (Rear of Expo)
                                                      • Session Number: Vendor Demo
                                                        • Room: Expo - Pitchfest Theater 1540
                                                        • Session Number: Pitchfest
                                                        Take a front row seat to hear 30 of the most buzz-worthy startups square off as they compete for bragging rights and a prize. Pitchfest Prize: ...
                                                          • Room: Demo Room #2 (Rear of Expo)
                                                          • Session Number: Vendor Demo

                                                            Wednesday, September 12, 3:20 PM - 3:40 PM

                                                            • Room: Expo - HR Tech Talks Theater 2928
                                                            • Session Number: HR Tech Talk
                                                            Hear about a future fully catered to the candidate w10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">ith Sjoerd Gehring, Global VP of Talent Acquisition and People Experience at Johnson & Johnson and Joe Essenfeld, CEO and Founder of Jibe. text-align:start;widows: 2;-webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;text-decoration-style: initial; text-decoration-color: initial;word-spacing:0px">font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">The talent shortage that started in the mid 20-teens has escalated into a full blown drought... Read More
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                                                            • HR Tech Talk

                                                            Wednesday, September 12, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

                                                            • Room: Lando
                                                            • Session Number: AI3
                                                            HR leaders must act now to understand the potential of using AI to transform the employee experience and to predict solutions to problems before they occur in the workplace. This... Read More
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                                                            • Breakout Session
                                                            • Room: Delfino 4102
                                                            • Session Number: HR3
                                                            Digital transformation and people transformation go hand-in-hand. Yet in this environment of change, how do you evolve your workforce and at the same time, shape your culture for success? Technology... Read More
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                                                            • Breakout Session
                                                            • Room: Delfino 4105
                                                            • Session Number: HT3
                                                            Who has ever heard of HR technology yielding a 1,200% ROI? And what does that even mean? Hear details of how PACE Center for Girls, a nationally recognized social impact... Read More
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                                                            • Breakout Session
                                                            • Room: Marcello 4505
                                                            • Session Number: ML3
                                                            You can't turn around today without hearing something about artificial intelligence, but what's the true impact of this cutting-edge technology on the HR tech landscape? In this groundbreaking session filled... Read More
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                                                            • Breakout Session
                                                            • Room: Lido 3102
                                                            • Session Number: MV3
                                                            Hear Oracle’s point of view on the Human Capital technology landscape, how it sees HR technology as an enabler of business success, and its ideas for what the future of... Read More
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                                                            • Breakout Session
                                                            • Room: Marcello 4502
                                                            • Session Number: PS3
                                                            A successful cloud deployment takes the right mix of solid partnership, tight governance, a strong vision of the future and the change management to engage users once you go live.... Read More
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                                                            • Breakout Session
                                                            • Room: San Polo 3402
                                                            • Session Number: RI3
                                                            We’re at a critical juncture. A monumental shift is occurring that will impact the way everyone works and learns. The Fourth Industrial Revolution is ushering in cyber-physical systems involving entirely... Read More
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                                                            • Breakout Session
                                                            • Room: Zeno 4602
                                                            • Session Number: TA3
                                                            Foot Locker, Inc. processes 4 million global applicants each year spanning 23 countries and had a need to streamline talent acquisition efforts. At its retail stores, managers are tasked with... Read More
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                                                            • Breakout Session
                                                            • Room: Lido 3105
                                                            • Session Number: TM3
                                                            So much technology focuses on getting the right talent in the door. But with turnover and disengagement rates alarmingly high — resulting in loss of profit and productivity — we... Read More
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                                                            • Breakout Session
                                                            • Room: Zeno 4702
                                                            • Session Number: TS3
                                                            New digital technologies like SAP Leonardo and AI-enhanced people analytics hold great promise for improved HR service delivery, employee engagement and talent management. But implementing them in a hybrid SAP... Read More
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                                                            • Breakout Session
                                                            • Room: Murano 3202
                                                            • Session Number: WI3
                                                            Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Robotic Process Automation, decision making technology, workforce experience and user interaction are all buzzworthy right now. But how are they actually manifesting in the delivery... Read More
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                                                            • Breakout Session

                                                            Wednesday, September 12, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

                                                            • Room: Expo
                                                            • Session Number: Reception
                                                            Enjoy complimentary beer, wine and snacks while you network or browse the Expo Hall after a full day of sessions.   Sponsored by: ...

                                                              Wednesday, September 12, 4:45 PM - 5:15 PM

                                                              • Room: Expo - Pitchfest Theater 1540
                                                              • Session Number: Podcast
                                                              Join us at the Pitchfest Theater for a LIVE recording of the HR Happy Hour Show, the HR industry’s longest-running and most and downloaded podcast. Hosts Steve Boese and Trish McFarlane and their special guests will discuss all things HR technology and the HR Tech Conference, in their engaging, energetic,... Read More
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                                                                Wednesday, September 12, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

                                                                  THE PARK VEGAS  Corner of Las Vegas Boulevard and Park Avenue Enjoy an evening at The Park, a new entertainment district with music, drinks, and al fresco dining on the Las Vegas Strip. Whether you’re in the mood for spectacular sushi at Sake Rok, craft beers at Beerhaus, or hearth-baked pizzas at... Read More

                                                                    Thursday, September 13, 7:15 AM - 8:00 AM

                                                                    • Room: Palazzo Ballroom
                                                                    • Session Number: Breakfast
                                                                    Sponsored by:   ...

                                                                      Thursday, September 13, 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

                                                                      • Room: Sands Expo Center - Hall B
                                                                      • Session Number: Registration

                                                                        Thursday, September 13, 8:00 AM - 8:40 AM

                                                                        • Room: Palazzo Ballroom
                                                                        Are your employees stressed or burned out? They aren’t alone. Burnout and stress are an epidemic. Arianna Huffington and Jennifer Morgan will take the stage to candidly discuss how HR technology enables health and well-being to help your business survive and thrive....
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                                                                        • Keynote

                                                                        Thursday, September 13, 8:45 AM - 10:00 AM

                                                                        • Room: Palazzo Ballroom
                                                                        • Session Number: GS3
                                                                        During the past 13 years, Human Resource Executive® and Korn Ferry have jointly produced an annual ranking of the Most Admired Companies for HR. In making the selections, the two organizations recalibrated Fortune’s Most Admired Companies list using four criteria that have the most bearing on human resources. Now, for... Read More
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                                                                        • General Session

                                                                        Thursday, September 13, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

                                                                        • Room: Demo Room #2 (Rear of Expo)
                                                                        • Session Number: Vendor Demo
                                                                          • Room: Demo Room #1 (Rear of Expo)
                                                                          • Session Number: Vendor Demo
                                                                            • Room: Expo
                                                                            • Session Number: Break
                                                                              • Room: Expo - Pitchfest Theater 1540
                                                                              • Session Number: Pitchfest
                                                                              Take a front row seat to hear 30 of the most buzz-worthy startups square off as they compete for bragging rights and a prize.    Pitchfest Prize: ...

                                                                                Thursday, September 13, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

                                                                                • Room: Sands Expo Center - Halls A & B
                                                                                  • Room: Near Registration
                                                                                  • Session Number: Virtual Reality & Wellness Pavilion
                                                                                  Take some tranquil time for yourself without leaving the Expo floor. Relax with a VR mindfulness experience, add your flair to the coloring wall, or unwind with some aromatherapy. And... Read More

                                                                                    Thursday, September 13, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM


                                                                                    Thursday, September 13, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

                                                                                    • Room: Lando
                                                                                    • Session Number: AI4
                                                                                    Four intelligent software products will be showcased to spur your thinking about the range of possibilities in new technologies. Each vendor was selected because they offer new ideas that challenge... Read More
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                                                                                    • Breakout Session
                                                                                    • Room: Delfino 4102
                                                                                    • Session Number: HR4
                                                                                    Organizational success with HR technology programs and investments is a function of the interactions and cooperation of a diverse and complex set of actors — solution providers who build and... Read More
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                                                                                      • Room: Delfino 4105
                                                                                      • Session Number: HT4
                                                                                      We live in an era where people are ready to engage digitally, and processes need to be adaptable in a rapidly changing technology-driven environment. So, what do we do now?... Read More
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                                                                                      • Breakout Session
                                                                                      • Room: San Polo 3405
                                                                                      • Session Number: HT4A
                                                                                      Session Description: Learn about Cintas Corporation’s journey to become a modern, strategic HR organization enabled by SAP SuccessFactors. Understand how Cintas is integrating SAP SuccessFactors with other SAP, SAP Concur,... Read More
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                                                                                      • Breakout Session
                                                                                      • Room: Marcello 4505
                                                                                      • Session Number: ML4
                                                                                      The last 20 years of talent acquisition technology has seen tremendous growth, investment and innovation. And this dynamic market shows no sign of slowing down. If anything, the pace of... Read More
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                                                                                      • Breakout Session
                                                                                      • Room: Lido 3102
                                                                                      • Session Number: MV4
                                                                                      Hear Workday’s point of view on the Human Capital technology landscape, how it sees HR technology as an enabler of business success, and its ideas for what the future of... Read More
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                                                                                      • Breakout Session
                                                                                      • Room: Marcello 4502
                                                                                      • Session Number: PS4
                                                                                      Value in deployments of HCM technology ripples from the epicenter outward. What constitutes the epicenter of HCM? It’s the essentials, as opposed to the nice-to-haves, of employing people. At the... Read More
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                                                                                      • Breakout Session
                                                                                      • Room: San Polo 3402
                                                                                      • Session Number: RI4
                                                                                      HR leaders are starting to understand is the importance of using data and insights to inform hiring decisions and workforce strategy. Recent data from LinkedIn's Global Recruiting Trends research shows 50% of... Read More
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                                                                                      • Breakout Session
                                                                                      • Room: Zeno 4602
                                                                                      • Session Number: TA4
                                                                                      The Recruitment Marketing space is exploding with new ideas and innovation! And it’s not about big companies and big budgets. Recruitment Marketing is the great equalizer of talent for organizations... Read More
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                                                                                      • Breakout Session
                                                                                      • Room: Lido 3105
                                                                                      • Session Number: TM4
                                                                                      Bringing together 7 different LMS platforms is a daunting task. With over 55,000 employees and four independently run divisions in different vertical markets, Cox guided the organization with a common... Read More
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                                                                                      • Breakout Session
                                                                                      • Room: Zeno 4702
                                                                                      • Session Number: TS4
                                                                                      Identifying the right people and helping them thrive is consistently near the top of the organizational checklist. Recent technology innovations are driving the need for a forward-thinking approach to your... Read More
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                                                                                      • Breakout Session
                                                                                      • Room: Murano 3202
                                                                                      • Session Number: WI4
                                                                                      In today’s competitive hiring landscape, everyone is looking for faster and better ways to attract the right talent while providing a delightful candidate experience, maintaining an efficient and cost-effective recruiting... Read More
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                                                                                      • Breakout Session

                                                                                      Thursday, September 13, 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

                                                                                      • Room: Demo Room #1 (Rear of Expo)
                                                                                      • Session Number: Vendor Demo
                                                                                        • Room: Demo Room #2 (Rear of Expo)
                                                                                        • Session Number: Vendor Demo

                                                                                          Thursday, September 13, 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM

                                                                                          • Room: Expo - HR Tech Talks Theater 2928
                                                                                          • Session Number: HR Tech Talk
                                                                                          The nature of HR has evolved to a strategic function equally as important as any other function of the business. Your role in attracting, developing and enabling talent is pivotal to the success of your organization. Join Lisa Sterling she shares her insights on how to bring people and HR... Read More
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                                                                                          • HR Tech Talk

                                                                                          Thursday, September 13, 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM

                                                                                          • Room: Expo
                                                                                          • Session Number: Lunch

                                                                                            Thursday, September 13, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

                                                                                            • Room: Demo Room #2 (Rear of Expo)
                                                                                            • Session Number: Vendor Demo
                                                                                              • Room: Demo Room #1 (Rear of Expo)
                                                                                              • Session Number: Vendor Demo

                                                                                                Thursday, September 13, 1:45 PM - 2:45 PM

                                                                                                • Room: Demo Room #2 (Rear of Expo)
                                                                                                • Session Number: Vendor Demo
                                                                                                  • Room: Demo Room #1 (Rear of Expo)
                                                                                                  • Session Number: Vendor Demo

                                                                                                    Thursday, September 13, 1:45 PM - 3:00 PM

                                                                                                    • Room: Lando
                                                                                                    • Session Number: MS1
                                                                                                    As the global economy grows and companies struggle to boost productivity, simplify the work experience, operate in a more agile way and constantly improve their brand, HR is being flooded... Read More
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                                                                                                    • Mega Session
                                                                                                    • Room: Delfino 4102
                                                                                                    • Session Number: MS2
                                                                                                    In 2016, organizations were facing a challenging, competitive and tightening labor market. Despite amazing technology advances, most organizations were reporting longer times to fill open roles and an inability to... Read More
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                                                                                                    • Mega Session
                                                                                                    • Room: Palazzo Ballroom
                                                                                                    • Session Number: MS3
                                                                                                    Highlighting leading HR technology companies and their newest innovations, this session is where you get to see what major HR technology solution providers have developed in the last year —... Read More
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                                                                                                    • Mega Session

                                                                                                    Thursday, September 13, 2:20 PM - 2:40 PM

                                                                                                    • Room: Expo - HR Tech Talks Theater 2928
                                                                                                    • Session Number: HR Tech Talk
                                                                                                    Enjoy a fun game and test your knowledge of how Microsoft tech is helping to transform the HR function. Show your Modern HR smarts and learn along the way. Lots of fun and prizes – don’t miss it! HR Tech Talks Theater Sponsored by: ...
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                                                                                                    • HR Tech Talk

                                                                                                    Thursday, September 13, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

                                                                                                    • Room: Demo Room #2 (Rear of Expo)
                                                                                                    • Session Number: Vendor Demo
                                                                                                      • Room: Demo Room #1 (Rear of Expo)
                                                                                                      • Session Number: Vendor Demo
                                                                                                        • Room: Expo
                                                                                                        • Session Number: Break

                                                                                                          Thursday, September 13, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

                                                                                                          • Room: San Polo 3405
                                                                                                          • Session Number: AI1R
                                                                                                          John Sumser will walk you through the 5 areas in which you should focus your energy when considering the implementation of intelligent software: Data Sources, Privacy/Security, Latency, Ethics and Performance... Read More
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                                                                                                          • Breakout Session
                                                                                                          • Room: Delfino 4102
                                                                                                          • Session Number: HR5
                                                                                                          Many organizations struggle with failed investment in digital transformation or fail to evolve into being digital. Businesses that effectively activate a digital organization, one that can thrive amid ongoing disruption,... Read More
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                                                                                                          • Breakout Session
                                                                                                          • Room: Delfino 4105
                                                                                                          • Session Number: HT5
                                                                                                          What technologies will enable you and your organization to be better at people/talent/workforce analytics? What data should reside within these technologies? What analytical techniques should be employed? What should your... Read More
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                                                                                                          • Breakout Session
                                                                                                          • Room: Marcello 4505
                                                                                                          • Session Number: ML5
                                                                                                          The learning technology space has changed radically in the past five years, and that momentum is expected to continue through the next five. Dani Johnson will review just how much... Read More
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                                                                                                          • Breakout Session
                                                                                                          • Room: Palazzo Ballroom
                                                                                                          • Session Number: MS4
                                                                                                          With the recent increased investment, attention and brainpower being focused on the development of new and innovative HR technology solutions, there has never been a more exciting time for HR... Read More
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                                                                                                          • Mega Session
                                                                                                          • Room: Lido 3102
                                                                                                          • Session Number: MV5
                                                                                                          Hear ADP’s point of view on the Human Capital technology landscape, how it sees HR technology as an enabler of business success, and its ideas for what the future of... Read More
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                                                                                                          • Breakout Session
                                                                                                          • Room: Marcello 4502
                                                                                                          • Session Number: PS5
                                                                                                          Research shows that 70% of change programs do not realize their goals, largely due to employee resistance and lack of support. And the odds are, you know this firsthand. Companies... Read More
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                                                                                                          • Breakout Session
                                                                                                          • Room: Zeno 4602
                                                                                                          • Session Number: TA5
                                                                                                          When talent acquisition specialists spend countless hours sifting through stacks of resumes, the human tendency is to gravitate toward candidates similar to employees who have already found success in a... Read More
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                                                                                                          • Breakout Session
                                                                                                          • Room: Lido 3105
                                                                                                          • Session Number: TM5
                                                                                                          With a 400,000-strong global workforce and clients who rely on the company’s expertise, understanding the skills market is a crucial task for Accenture. Through the company’s new talent planning strategies,... Read More
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                                                                                                          • Breakout Session
                                                                                                          • Room: Murano 3202
                                                                                                          • Session Number: WI5
                                                                                                          You don’t have to look very long to find reports and studies that say there is widespread dissatisfaction with the learning function inside organizations around the world. A 2017 study... Read More
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                                                                                                          • Breakout Session

                                                                                                          Friday, September 14, 7:30 AM - 8:15 AM

                                                                                                          • Room: Lando
                                                                                                          • Session Number: Breakfast

                                                                                                            Friday, September 14, 7:30 AM - 11:45 AM

                                                                                                            • Room: Sands Expo Center - Hall B
                                                                                                            • Session Number: Registration

                                                                                                              Friday, September 14, 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM

                                                                                                              • Room: Lando
                                                                                                              • Session Number: GS4
                                                                                                              Hear some of the most innovative thinkers share cutting-edge ideas about HR, technology and the workplace. A rapid-fire format will challenge this group of HR leaders, HR tech executives and industry experts to each make their case in only 5 minutes. They could take the floor to showcase a great... Read More
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                                                                                                              • General Session

                                                                                                              Friday, September 14, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

                                                                                                              • Room: Delfino 4102
                                                                                                              • Session Number: AI5
                                                                                                              All technology solutions, even AI, are created by humans, and thus have the potential to be influenced and impacted by human biases. Solutions designed to produce bias-free outcomes in HR... Read More
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                                                                                                              • Breakout Session
                                                                                                              • Room: Zeno 4602
                                                                                                              • Session Number: HR6
                                                                                                              One of the biggest challenges of digital transformation is that it requires organizations to be good at two very different things and operate at two very different speeds. First, is... Read More
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                                                                                                              • Breakout Session
                                                                                                              • Room: Delfino 4105
                                                                                                              • Session Number: HT6
                                                                                                              Like any HR leader charged with managing a rapidly growing and multi-state workforce, Janice Brown and her team of six payroll and HR professionals faced significant challenges when it came... Read More
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                                                                                                              • Breakout Session
                                                                                                              • Room: Lido 3102
                                                                                                              • Session Number: MV6
                                                                                                              Hear Ultimate Software's point of view on the Human Capital technology landscape, how it sees HR technology as an enabler of business success, and its ideas for what the future... Read More
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                                                                                                              • Breakout Session
                                                                                                              • Room: Marcello 4502
                                                                                                              • Session Number: PS6
                                                                                                              Veteran practitioners who have been through multiple initial implementations of new cloud solutions — as well as being responsible for ongoing application management strategy and administration — will share their... Read More
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                                                                                                              • Breakout Session
                                                                                                              • Room: Lido 3105
                                                                                                              • Session Number: TM6
                                                                                                              Internationally renowned and family-owned Brown-Forman Corporation cares about its people. Best known for brands like Jack Daniel’s and Old Forester, the company has developed a holistic global well-being brand that... Read More
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                                                                                                              • Breakout Session
                                                                                                              • Room: Zeno 4702
                                                                                                              • Session Number: TS5
                                                                                                              JYSK had a clear objective: to automate existing manual administrative tasks as well as drive efficiencies and compliance to enable its HR business partners to reinvest their time where it’s... Read More
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                                                                                                              • Breakout Session
                                                                                                              • Room: Murano 3202
                                                                                                              • Session Number: WI6
                                                                                                              Hear about the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission’s (MRC) journey to help people with disabilities as they reenter the workforce using assessment powered by AI and machine learning. MRC and Infor have... Read More
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                                                                                                              • Breakout Session

                                                                                                              Friday, September 14, 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

                                                                                                              • Room: Lando
                                                                                                              • Session Number: GS5
                                                                                                              The rise of cognitive automation and the on-demand workforce are changing how work is getting done in the technology industry. We are seeing the unbundling of jobs in the enterprise, an emergence of new roles, and more tasks requiring higher cognitive and emotive complexity — all of which are redefining... Read More
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                                                                                                              • General Session

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