Human Resources Leadership Development Forum

About This Meeting: 

The Leadership Development Forum is intended to provide members of your HR team who may have been identified as candidates for expanded roles and responsibilities in the human resources function with exposure to a broad spectrum of current HR topics.

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Arrival Reception
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 6:00pm
Arrival Dinner
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 7:00pm
Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 7:30am
Sam Houston Room
Employer Responses to the Affordable Care Act Requirements
Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 8:45am
Bill Zimmerer, Vice President for Compensation, Benefits & HR Systems, Lennox International Inc.
Experiences with Global Talent Management
Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 9:45pm
Denise Grode, Vice President Global Talent Management & Corporate HR, Lennox International Inc.
Talent Acquisition Strategies
Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 11:00am
Mike Williams, Vice President of Human Resources, Trinity Industries, Inc
Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 12:00pm
Sam Houston Room
Creating a Global Compensation Platform and Program That Balances Local/Regional/Country Requirements
Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 1:00pm
Emily Tait, Senior Manager of Global Compensation, Gardner Denver, Inc.
Implementing a New HRIS
Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 2:00pm
Adria McCarthy, Director HR Systems and Technology, Spectrum Brands, Inc.
The Manufacturing Workforce Challenge
Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 3:00pm
Cliff Waldman, Senior Economist, MAPI
Open Roundtable Discussion
Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 4:00pm
All Meeting Participants