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Tuesday, May 13, 2008
9:00 A.M.   Pre-Conference Intensives
Registration
10:00 A.M.– 3:00 P.M.
(Lunch 12:00 Noon)
  Pre-Conference Intensives
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Wednesday, May 14, 2008
8:00 A.M.– 11:00 A.M.   Pre-Conference Workshops
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11:00 A.M. Expo Open Registration & Exhibit Hall Opens
12:00 P.M. Noon Welcome & Opening Remarks
12:05 P.M.–12:55 P.M. Recruiting Focus Working Lunch "Real-World Recruiting for Today's Workforce" Sponsored by Qualigence
Presented by: Stephen A. Lowisz, President and CEO, Qualigence, Inc.
12:55 P.M.–1:05 P.M. Break
1:05 P.M.– 2:00 P.M. Recruiting Focus Key Note
"Silent Impact" Charting the Bottom Line in Talent Acquisition
Presenter: Daniel Hanyzewski, Staffing Director, NIKE
2:00 P.M.– 2:30 P.M. Coffee Break & Exhibitor Showcase
2:30 P.M.– 3:20 P.M. Concurrent session information -
Recruiting Focus Customer Care: Getting Outside the Box?
Presented by: William Uranga, Senior Director, Staffing TiVo
Sourcing Focus Recruiting Tools Focus The New Game in Town - Building a Recruiting Brand with Video
Presented by: Gary Cluff, Corporate Recruitment Manager, MITRE Corporation; and Matthew Patron, Principal Software Systems Engineer, The MITRE Corporation.
Legal Focus Recruiting Tools FocusRecruiting and The Law: Avoiding Risk During the Hiring Process
Co-Presenters: John MacDonald, Shareholder & Litigator, Stark & Stark and Aliza Herzberg, Partner, Olshan Grundman Frome Rosenzweig & Wolosky
Healthcare Recruiting FocusUnlocking the Power of Diversity
Presented by: Valda Boyd-Ford, President & CEO, The Center for Human Diversity
3:20 P.M.– 3:30 P.M. Break
3:30 P.M.– 4:15 P.M. Concurrent session information -
Recruiting FocusThe Power or Employment Branding to Attract & Retain Talent
Featured Speaker: Reagan Kowske, Manager, Talent Acquisition at Whirlpool Corporation
Recruiting Tools FocusSteal Willingly – Credit Openly: The Tool Kit of a Lone Recruiter
Presented by:
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Legal FocusOFCCP Compliance for External Resume Database Sourcing
Presented by: Chris Forman, President of AIRS Human Capital Solutions
Healthcare Recruiting FocusInnovation in Recruitment: Best Practices to Source "A" Talent
Presented by: Matthew Kaiser, Vice President & Talent Strategist, NAS Recruitment Communications
4:15 P.M.– 4:25 P.M. Break
4:25 P.M.– 5:30 P.M. Moderated session information
Recruiting FocusRecruiting Trends: Best Practices From Today's Thought Leaders
Co-Moderators: Jeanne Sturges, Editor, RecruitingTrends.com and Executive Recruiter News, Kennedy Information; Don Ramer, CEO and Founder, Arbita
Panelists: Lizz Pellet, CEO, EMERGE International; Matthew Kaiser, Vice President & Talent Strategist, NAS Recruitment Communications; Rachele Williams, Human Capital Management Program Manager, APQC; Paul Forster, CEO & Founder, Indeed
5:30 P.M.– 7:00 P.M. Networking Cocktail Reception
Thursday, May 15, 2008
8:00 A.M. – 9:00 A.M. Expo Open Continental Breakfast & Registration
9:00 A.M. – 9:05 A.M. Welcome & Opening Remarks
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9:05 A.M. – 10:00 A.M. Recruiting Focus Key Note: Operationalizing Diversity in a Talent Management Strategy
Keynote Speaker: Charisse Lillie, Vice President Human Resources, COMCAST
10:05 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. Recruiting Focus Talent 3.0 – Latest Innovations to “Recognize and Grow Talent”!
Presented by: Yves Lermusi, CEO & Founder, Checkster
11:00 A.M. – 11:30 A.M. Coffee Break & Exhibitor Showcase
11:30 A.M. – 12:15 P.M. Concurrent Session information -
Recruiting focus Sourcing focusMarrying Physical and Online Networking
Presented by: John Sumser, John Sumser, FCEO & Founder, The Recruiting Roadshow™
Recruiting Tools FocusDemonstrating Results: Measuring the ROI of your Talent Acquisition Program
Presented by: Charlene Abbonizio-Campo, Manager of Staffing for the Workflow and Solution Sectors of Siemens Medical Solutions
Recruiting Tools Focus The Aging of Our Workforce: Forging Opportunity Out of Crisis
Presented by: Arthur Koff, Founder, Retired Brains LLC
Healthcare Recruiting FocusRecruiting with a Customer Mindset: Making Your Recruiting Memorable
Presented by: Andrea Holm, Corporate Manager of Strategic Recruitment, Atlantic Health
12:15 P.M. – 12:25 P.M. Break
12:25 P.M. – 1:10 P.M. Concurrent Session information -
Recruiting Focus Creating a Recruiting Culture
Presented by: Jason Leonard, Director of Staffing, Citigroup
Recruiting Tools focusBenchmarking The Very Best Corporate Staffing
Moderator: Gerry Crispin, Chief Navigator, CareerXroads, Panelists: Thomas Becker, Recruiting Director, Bank of America and Ben Gotkin, Experienced Recruiting Strategy Leader, RSM McGladrey, Inc.; Reagan Kowske, Manager, Talent Acquisition, Whirlpool Corporation
Legal focusRecruiting Employees with Restrictive Covenants
Co-Presenters: John MacDonald, Shareholder & Litigator, Stark & Stark and Aliza Herzberg, Partner, Olshan Grundman Frome Rosenzweig & Wolosky
Healthcare Recruiting focusThe Best Kept Secret of Inexpensive, Effective, Local Online Recruiting
Presented by: Susan Joyce, Editor, Job-Hunt.org
1:10 P.M. – 2:30 P.M. Networking Luncheon & Exhibitor Showcase
2:30 P.M. – 3:20 P.M. Concurrent Session information -
Recruiting FocusDeciding Who Leads: How to Influence Strategic Recruiting When It's Out of Your Hands
Presented by:
Joseph Daniel McCool, Author
Recruiting Tools focus Online Video's Impact on Employment
Panel: Joel Cheesman, Head Cheese, HRSEO; Colleen Aylward, CEO, Interview Studio; Mike McElroy, CEO, Vcruit; Lars-Henrik Friis Molin, Founder and Chairman, Universum Communications; Daniel Kurt Founder, CareerCam
Legal focusHow to Use Search Engines & Social Networking Sites to Screen Candidates - Including Landmines and Pitfalls
Presented by: Lester Rosen, President, Employment Screening Resources
Healthcare Recruiting focusIs Social Theory Networking & SEM the Next Frontier in Recruiting?
Presented by: Judith Russell, Vice President, Client Solutions - Healthcare Division, Bernard Hodes Group
3:20 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. Ice Cream Social
4:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. Recruiting focus Real World Recruiting
Moderator: Tony Lee, Chief Alliance Officer & Executive VP, Adicio; Panelists: Peter Weddle, CEO & Publisher, WEDDLE's; Carl Braun, CEO, Cross-Post.com; Michael Dawes, Senior Vice President, AfterCollege.com; Susan Burns, President & Founder, Talent Synchronicity
5:00 P.M. – 5:05 P.M. Break
5:05 P.M. – 5:30 P.M. Recruiting FocusRecruiting 2008: Putting Great Concepts to Work
Presenter: Lauryn Franzoni, Vice President & Executive Editor, ExecuNet
5:30 P.M. Expo Passport Winners Announcement
Conference Host
Friday, May 16, 2008
8:30 A.M.   Post-Conference Summit Registration
9:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. – Lunch Included   Post-Conference Summit
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