ERE Recruiting Conference Spring 2015


Monday, April 27

5:00 pm - 7:00 pmRegistration
7:00 pm - 8:30 pmWelcome Reception
8:30 pm - 11:00 pmFoundation Night: Game Night & Poker Tournament

Tuesday, April 28

7:30 am - 8:30 amRegistration and Networking Breakfast
8:30 am - 9:30 amTell Powerful Stories To Answer, "Why Should I Join Your Team?"
Antarctic Mike Pierce, Consultant, Speaker and Author
9:30 am - 10:30 amState of Talent Acquisition 2015
Rob McIntosh, Chief Analyst, ERE Media, Inc.
10:30 am - 11:00 amNetworking Break
11:00 am - 12:00 pmBold and Strategic Corporate Talent Acquisition Practices Panel
John Zappe, Fordyce Editor, ERE Media, Inc.
Dan Bruder, Former Director of Recruitment, Peace Corps
Matt Jeffery, Vice President, Global Head of Sourcing & Employment Branding, SAP
Jenny Gizzi, Head of Commercial Talent Acquisition (US & WW), Bristol-Myers Squibb
Kathryn Callow, Global Employer Brand Manager, Ferrero
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmNetworking Shared Interest Lunch
1:30 pm - 3:30 pmThink Tanks
Hiring, Training and Managing Recruiters
Jeremy Eskenazi, Managing Principal , Riviera Advisors, Inc.
Candidate Experience
Jennifer McClure, President, Unbridled Talent, LLC
Talent Acquisition Technology
Elaine Orler, CEO, Talent Function
3:30 pm - 4:00 pmNetworking Break
4:00 pm - 5:30 pmTAD (Talent Acquisition Development) Talks
Shawna Ford, Director of Talent Acquisition, loanDepot
Tracie Montgomery, Director, Talent Acquisition & Diversity, Sedgwick Claims Management Services
Susan Collins, Manager of Talent Acquisition, Talbots
Andrew Burke, Head of Recruiting, Squarespace, Inc
5:30 pm - 7:00 pmNetworking Reception

Wednesday, April 29

7:30 am - 8:30 amRegistration and Networking Breakfast
8:30 am - 9:30 amSowing the Seeds of Success
9:30 am - 10:30 amBuild a Battle Plan That Will Win the War For Talent
Orly Lobel, Don Weckstein Professor of Employment & Labor Law, Author of "Talent Wants To Be Free", University of San Diego
10:30 am - 11:00 amNetworking Break
11:00 am - 12:00 pmStrategic My A**… This Is What Strategic Recruiting Really Looks Like
Dr. John Sullivan, Professor at San Francisco State, author, speaker, and advisor , Dr. John Sullivan & Associates
11:00 am - 12:00 pmInfuse New Life Into Your Employee Referral Programs
Mark Craig, Managing Director, Talent Acquisition, Charles Schwab
Mark Fuell, Talent Acquisition Leader, EY
Lindsay Jurisch, Global Sourcing Lead, Sutherland Global Services
Todd Raphael, Editor in Chief, ERE Media, Inc.
11:00 am - 12:00 pmBuild a Sensational Talent Acquisition Operations Team
Judy Wright, Director of Talent Acquisition Solutions & Employment Brand, Providence
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmNetworking Lunch
1:00 pm - 2:30 pmTAD (Talent Acquisition Development) Talks
Jennifer Terry-Tharp, Director-Staffing Strategic Initiatives, AT&T
Molly Weaver, Director of Talent Acquisition, Children's Mercy Hospital
Scott Weaver, Director, Talent Acquisition & Development, Cumming Corporation
Kevin Wheeler, President & Founder, Global Learning Resources
2:30 pm - 3:00 pmNetworking Break
3:00 pm - 4:00 pmConcurrent Sessions
3:00 pm - 4:00 pmIncreasing Your Talent GPA
Gail Tolstoi-Miller, CEO and Chief Staffing Strategist, Consultnetworx
Samer Zaben, Technical Recruiter, Vimeo
Mike McDonald, Director, Talent Acquisition, Pandora
Jojuane Porter, Talent Acquisition Leader , Capital One
Corrie Waarum, Consultant, Microsoft
3:00 pm - 4:00 pmAgile Talent Acquisition – Innovating the Delivery of Talent
Brenan German, Principal, Bright Talent Resources
Tom Greifendorff, Talent Acquisition Leader, Mitchell International
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm5 Steps to Building a Sustainable Referral Program That Will Help You Consistently Hire Top Talent
Robert Lopez, Head of Global Talent Acquisition, Vistaprint
4:15 pm - 5:00 pmThe Future of Talent Acquisition
Hinda Chalew, Sr. VP Marketing, ERE Media, Inc.
Love Whelchel III, Chief Talent Officer, Devries Global
Cat Hernandez, Head of Talent, Chartbeat
Chris Yeh, Founder, Allied Talent, PBworks
Jill Larsen, VP of Strategic Talent Acquisition , Cisco Systems, Inc.