The Recruiting Conference 2012 Agenda

An event unlike any other, the Recruiting Trends Conference features a pre-conference agenda that includes the TrendSetters Presentation, a one-of-a-kind learning opportunity where attendees will discover new technologies to enhance their recruiting performance; a talk-show format that lends itself to dynamic presentations and allows for optimum audience engagement; workshops and consultative sessions.

Conference Kick-off
TrendSetters
Sunday, October 14

1:00 PM Conference Registration Opens
1:45 PM – 5:25 PM Presentations – Start the conference with a fast-paced and extraordinarily engaging one-of-a-kind learning opportunity about new technologies and developments that can enhance your recruiting performance.
5:25 PM – 7:00 PM Cocktail Reception & Winners Announcement
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1:45 PM – 2:00 PM Welcome and Opening Remarks with TrendSetters Emcee: Peter Weddle, CEO, WEDDLE’s Research & Publications and Anna Brekka, Sr. Director, Recruiting Trends
2:00 PM – 2:25 PM Recruit Candidates Faster with…Reference-Checking? With Rob Bennett, Director, SkillSurvey
2:30 PM – 2:55 PM Leverage the Real Power of Social Media to Identify and Engage Candidates, Creating a Real Competitive Edge. with Steve Lowisz, CEO, Qualigence
3:00 PM – 3:25 PM The First Set of Tools Designed Specifically for the Talent Acquisition Leader and TA Team with Andrew Gadomski, Chief Advisor and Founder, Aspen Advisors
3:25 PM – 4:00 PM Networking Break
4:00 PM – 4:25 PM Why We Need to Treat Job Seekers Like Customers with Chris Forman, CEO, StartWire
4:30 PM – 4:55 PM Building Meaningful Connections Between Job Seekers and Employers with Alexandre Douzet, COO and Co-founder, TheLadders
5:00 PM – 5:25 PM Take the Guesswork of Out Who’s Talented with Michael Stapleton, Marketing Director, Gild
5:25 PM – 7:00 PM Cocktail Reception & Winners Announcement

Monday, October 15

Recruiting Trends Conference

7:00 AM – 5:30 PM Registration
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM Breakfast
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Agenda Presentation
8:00 AM – 8:10 AM Opening Remarks Jason Warner
8:10 AM – 9:00 AM Keynote Presentation:
The Keys to Successful Recruiting Leadership
John Vlastelica
9:10 AM – 10:00 AM Panel Presentation:
Recruiting Trends, 2013 and Beyond: Where to Focus Now
Moderated by:
Tony Lee
10:05 AM – 10:45 AM Panel Presentation:
The Social Habits of Highly Successful Job Boards
Moderated by:
Peter Weddle
10:45 AM – 11:15 AM Coffee & Tea Break
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM Panel Presentation:
CEO Panel: Why Talent Matters
Moderated by:
China Gorman
12:10 PM – 1:00 PM Panel Presentation:
Quality of Hire – How to Make Better Talent Decisions

Moderated by:
Yves Lermusi
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Lunch
2:00 PM – 2:45 PM Panel Presentation:
The Candidate Experience
Moderated by:
Gerry Crispin
2:55 PM – 3:45 PM Panel Presentation:
Strategic Employer Branding: Social Media + Transparency = Competitive Advantage
Moderated by:
Linda Brenner
3:45 PM – 4:05 PM Coffee & Tea Break
4:05 PM – 4:55 PM From Green Field (zero) to 60 in Under A Year; Data-Driven, Talent Mapped, & Dressed in Social 3.0 Flair Brad Cook
4:55 PM – 5:15 PM Recruiting Awards Ceremony Jason Warner
& Jason Buss
5:15 PM – 8:00 PM Network Reception – Refreshments & Beverages Served Expo Hall
Sponsored by Glassdoor

Day 1 has been approved for 6.00 General recertification credit hours towards PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute

Tuesday, October 16

Recruiting Trends Conference

8:00 AM – 5:30 PM Registration Open
8:00 AM – 9:30 AM Breakfast in Expo Hall
Platinum Attendees Breakfast - Source of Hire Gerry Crispin
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Agenda Presentations 
9:00 AM – 9:10 AM Opening Remarks Jason Warner
9:10 AM – 10:00 AM Keynote Presentation:
Hiring for Attitude
Mark Murphy
10:05 AM – 11:00 AM Hiring for Culture, the Candidate Experience, and your Brand Christa Foley
11:00 AM – 11:30 AM Coffee & Tea Break
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Select 1 of 5 Workshop Options
 #1 Back To Recruiting Basics Sheila Greco
 #2 Candidate Experience Carmen Hudson
 #3 Building Talent Networks to Enhance Employee Engagement Michael Goldberg
 #4 Unleash Sound Business Mechanics into a Talent Organization Andrew Gadomski
 #5 Recruit your Designated Hitter Using Facebook & Twitter Meredith Soleau
Platinum Attendees Case Studies and Consultative Sessions: Recruiting Strategy Jason Warner & John Vlastelica
12:30 PM – 2:00 PM Lunch
2:00 PM – 2:50 PM Select 1 of 5 Workshop Options
 #1 The Four A’s of Recruitment Advertising – How to Track Results and Make the Most of your Online Recruitment Budget Jason Whitman
 #2 Revolutionary Sourcing Laura Stoker
 #3 Diversity – It’s Not About Color Anymore Steve Lowisz
 #4 Five Tips to Effective Recruiting Leadership Linda Brenner
 #5 Mobile Recruiting: Is Your Company Ready for a Mobilized World? Joel Cheesman
Platinum Attendees Case Studies and Consultative Sessions: Candidate Relations Gerry Crispin & Carmen Hudson
3:00 PM – 3:50 PM Select 1 of 5 Workshop Options
 #1 Ten Best Practices from Executive Search That You Can Implement Tomorrow Chad Oakley
 #2 Quality of Hire Yves Lermusi
 #3 Data Driven Employment Branding John Sumser
 #4 The Art & Science Battle Daniel E. Hanyzewski
 #5 Doing a Lot with a Little and Getting the Most Out of What You Do Have Chris Murdock
Platinum Attendees Case Studies and Consultative Sessions: Initiatives and Program Design Andrew Gadomski & Linda Brenner
3:50 PM – 4:30 PM Coffee & Tea Break
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM Select 1 of 5 Workshop Options
 #1 Developing Relevant Recruitment Strategies D. Zachary Misko
 #2 Sourcing Julia Stone
 #3 Interactive “Brown Shorts” Workshop How to Source and Recruit Candidates with the Right Attitude for Your Organization Lauryn Franzoni
 #4 Little Big Data – Big Insights on a Shoestring Budget Jason Roberts
 #5 Enhancing Your Employer Brand via Content Sharing – Through Video, Social Media and More Kasey Sixt
Platinum Attendees Case Studies and Consultative Sessions: Technology Shally Steckerl &
Maren Hogan
5:35 PM – 6:30 PM Grand Prize Drawing and Refreshments

Day 2 has been approved for 6.00 General recertification credit hours towards PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute
Agenda Subject to Change


RECRUITING TRENDS CONFERENCE 2013
Planet Hollywood Las Vegas
October 22-25, 2013
Oct. 24-25 Exhibitors