- schedule is subject to change/updates -


The Omni Homestead Resort, 1766 Homestead Dr, Hot Springs, VA 24445
SUNDAY, APRIL 22   MONDAY, APRIL 23   TUESDAY, APRIL 24   Wednesday, April 25

6:15 AM – 6:45 AM  Let’s Do This…Get your Steps In                            Meet Outside Main
Start your day with an early morning walk                                            Entrance at Circle
Sponsored by Mercer

6:30 AM – 9:30 AM  Homestead Breakfast Buffet                                  Main Dining Room
Sponsored by Old Dominion University

7:00 AM – 5:30 AM  Conference Registration/Information                    Colonnade Lobby
– The SHRMStore – SHRM Foundation Silent Auction

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM  Marketplace Open                                               Grand Ballroom

8:30 AM – 8:45 AM  WELCOME & OPENING REMARKS                         Regency Ballroom West

8:45 AM – 10:00 AM  HRCI-1.25 Bus                                                     Regency Ballroom West
KEYNOTE: Noah Scalin What is the ROI of Creativity?
Sponsored by Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM  AM Break in the Marketplace                               Grand Ballroom
Sponsored by Woods Rogers, PLC

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM  CONCURRENT:
– From “We Will” or “At Will”: How to Successfully Hire, Onboard and Retain Military Veterans Justin Constantine & Andrew Morton
– HRCI-1 Bus Transformational Communication – Excelling at the Critical Leadership Competency Beth Sears, Ph.D
– HRCI-1 Bus Respect and Appreciation for Workplace Differences Val Boston, III
– Internal Mobility Adam Calli

10:30 AM – 12:30 AM  EXTRA:
– Time Mastery Lynda McNutt Foster
– Understanding the Cause of Conflict: How to diagnose and resolve conflict in the workplace Jon Player

11:30 AM – 12:30 AM  EARLY LUNCH in Marketplace                             Grand Ballroom

11:45 AM – 12:45 PM  CONCURRENT:                                           
– Are You A Leader? Reflections on Leadership Beth Rush
– HRCI-1 Bus Gig Economy Adam Calli
– 2018 Wage & Hour Law Update: Issues to Watch King Tower
– HRCI-1 Bus A New Color Palette for HR: How Gig Economy, Digital Transformation and Innovation are Sculpting HR Maryanne Spatola

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM  LATE LUNCH in Marketplace                                 Grand Ballroom

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM  CONCURRENT:                                               
– HRCI-1 Bus How to Implement a Successful Strategic Management Development Initiative Mack Munro
– Create Better Today Noah Scalin
– Trump Revealed: What HR Needs to Know About Employment Law Changes Todd Leeson
– Responding to Critical Incidents in the Workplace Sandra Shaklan, LCSW-C

2:15 PM – 3:15 PM                                                                                  Regency Ballroom West
– KEYNOTE: Stephanie Goetsch Tribe You Need to Succeed

3:15 PM – 4:15 PM  Afternoon Tea in the Marketplace                             Grand Ballroom
Sponsored by Care@Work by

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM  EXTRA:
– Social Solutions for HR Building Your Brand And You Andrew Morton
– Federal Agency Developments in the New Trump Era: What’s New at the EEOC, DOL, and NLRB Tom Winn and King Tower

4:15 PM – 5:15 PM  CCONCURRENT:                                               
– Leading by Example and Inspiring Greatness In Others Daniel Lobb
– At the End of the Alphabet – Gen Z Ken Rousselo, Jonathan Gonzalez, & Kyle Fisher
– Immigration Compliance in a Brave New World: A Survivors Guide for a Globally Mobil Workforce Andrew Greenfield
– Career Development and Transition for HR Professionals Shelly Trent, SHRM-SCP, SPHR

5:30 PM – 8:00 PM  Dinner Buffet & Cash Bar                                         Main Dining Room
Stop by at your leisure

7:00 PM    Movie: Pink Panther                                                                Theatre
Enjoy tonight’s 7:00 PM feature film in The Homestead’s turn-of-the-century theater.

8:00 PM – 10:00 PM  Entertainment                                                       Regency Ballroom West
VASHRM Presents Marriage, Mob, and Murder!
You are an invited guest to the Wedding of the Year with the
Murder Mystery Theatre Troupe in the Regency Ballroom
West.  Solve the mystery and compete to win a prize!

9:00 PM    Movie: Men in Black                                                                Theatre
Enjoy tonight’s 9:00 PM feature film in The Homestead’s turn-of-the-century theater.