February 27-March 1 2018

Nashville, TN

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Conference Day 2

Day1Day2

07.15 Deep Dive Registration & Breakfast
07.30- 08.50 Breakfast Deep Dive: New HR Thinking for a New Retail Workforce

Separately bookable Deep Dive

 

Sarah Kalloch, Executive Director, Good Jobs Institute
Chrissie Leibman, Senior Director, Enterprise Field Learning & Development, Gap Inc.
What is a Deep Dive
09.15 Chair’s Welcome & Recap of Day One
Fresh Approaches to Talent & Leadership Development
09.20 Discover: A Non-Traditional Approach to Developing The Retail Leaders of the Future With a One-Size-Fits-One Approach James Cameron, Vice President Global Leader
Development, Walmart
09.40 Discover: Modernizing Your Learning Ecosystem to Develop the Retail Leaders and Talent of Tomorrow JD Dillon, Principal Learning Strategist, Axonify
10.00 Debate: How Do We Get More Innovative In the Way We Develop Our Retail Leaders of Tomorrow? James Cameron, Vice President Global Leader
Development, Walmart
JD Dillon, Principal Learning Strategist, Axonify
10.20 Action: Overcoming the Barriers to Accelerating
Leadership Development in a Remote Workforce
Interactive Peer-Led Discussion Facilitated by the Chair
10.40 Networking & Refreshments
Transforming HR to Position Your Brand for Innovation & Growth
11.00 Discover: Inside the Athleta Growth Engine Fuelling Innovation and Transformation across Gap Inc. Michael Lopez, Head of Human Resources & Communications, Athleta – Gap Inc.
11.20 Discover: From Theory 2.0 To Reality: How a SWAT Team of Rising Stars Is Reimagining the Future for a 20 Year Old Retailer Lee Meiner, Senior Vice President Human Resources, Theory & Helmut Lang
11.40 Discover: Rethinking How We Overcome High-Volume Hiring Challenges in Retail Adam Godson, Vice President, Cielo
12.00 Debate: How Do We Get More Innovative in the Way We Fuel Innovation and Transformation in Our Organization? Michael Lopez, Head of Human Resources &Communications,  Athleta – Gap Inc.
Lee Bowman, Senior Director, HR Business Partner for Global Retail & eCom, Levi Strauss & Co.
Adam Godson, Vice President, Cielo
12.20 Action: How Do We Overcome the Challenges of Mapping Out How We Transform Our Employee Experience? Interactive Peer-Led Discussion Facilitated by the Chair
12.40 Networking Lunch
1.30 Speed Learning: HR Leaps from Retail People Leaders
Uncover the story behind five Retail industry HR leaps in one quick-fire session. Each of the tables is hosted by an HR leader who will tell the story of their leap; you then get the chance to question the host before moving on to your next table.
Retail tables
3.00 Chair’s Closing Remarks and End of Conference

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