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OPERATION DEAM13
October 21–24 in San Diego, CA
October 21-24 * San Diego, CA

Agenda

Up and at 'em troops! Your day begins at 0800 hours!

Operation DEAM13 will feature four separate tracks, for recruitment, technology, OFCCP compliance and leadership ensuring informative sessions for each member of your team. Throughout the conference, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in interactive panels, learn from recognized industry thought-leaders and listen to captivating keynote speakers.

View sessions submitted for HR Certification Institute (HRCI) credit.

Agenda at a Glance

KEY
Track 1: Recruitment
Track 2: Technology
Track 3: Compliance
Track 4: Leadership

PRE-CON Monday, October 21, 2013


8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Board of Directors Meeting with Breakfast


8:00 am – 10:00 am

Veteran Career Fair Setup


10:00 am – 2:00 pm

3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

DEAM13 Registration / Check-in


4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Welcome Reception / Demo Hall


DAY 1 Tuesday, October 22, 2013


7:00 am – 8:00 am

Registration / Continental Breakfast / Demo Hall Open


8:00 am – 8:15 am
Welcome Remarks

Welcome & Introduction


8:15 am – 9:15 am
General Session

Association Update & Award Video


9:15 am – 10:15 am
General Session
Presenters: Heather Hoffman & Seth Flater, DirectEmployers Association

10:15 am – 10:25 am
Partnership Update

The National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA)

Presenter: Pam Gerassimides, NASWA

10:25 am – 11:00 am

Break / Demo Hall / Awards Display


11:00 am – 11:10 am
Partnership Update

The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE)

Presenter: Marilyn Mackes, NACE

11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Keynote Address

Mary Lou Retton: American gymnast and Olympic gold medalist


12:15 pm – 12:30 pm
Partnership Update

HR Policy

Presenter: Jaime Fall, HR Policy Association

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Lunch / Demo Hall Open


1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Concurrent Sessions
Recruitment

Recruitment Awards / Panel

Technology

Technology Awards / Panel

Compliance

Compliance Awards / Panel

Leadership

No session


2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
Concurrent Sessions
Recruitment
Presenter: Philip Dana, Life Technologies
Technology
Presenter: Rick Wehrle, Jason Sole, Kyle Totten & Mike Seidle, DirectEmployers Association
Compliance
Presenters: Ronda Johnson & Steven Apostolidis, DirectEmployers Association
Leadership
Presenters: Attorneys, Douglas Rosinski & Katrina Eagle

3:45 pm – 4:15 pm

Break / Demo Hall / Awards Display


4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Concurrent Sessions
Recruitment
Moderator: Mira Greenland, TweetMyJobs | Panelists: Kristina Green, Quicken Loans; Melissa Seipel, The Nature Conservancy; Kelle Thompson, Fidelity Investments
Technology
Presenter: Tejas Saraiya, Google
Compliance
Presenter: Gerry Borja & Vanessa Jones, Qualcomm, Inc.
Leadership
Presenters: Ozzie Meza & Kristi Zimmerman, Allstate Insurance

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Reception / Demo Hall


DAY 2 Wednesday, October 23, 2013


7:00 am – 8:00 am

Continental Breakfast / Expo Hall Open


8:00 am – 9:00 am
Concurrent Sessions
Recruitment
Presenter: Michael Goldberg, American Heart Association
Technology
Presenter: Mike Seidle, DirectEmployers Association
Compliance
Presenters: Tipton Bradford, IHG; Pam Webster, Enterprise Holdings; Scott Eychner, Texas Workforce Commission; Ann Shirra, Georgia Department of Labor
Leadership
Presenter: Harry Griendling, DoubleStar, Inc.

9:10 am – 10:10 am
Concurrent Sessions
Recruitment
Presenter: Michelle Thompson, Janus Capital
Technology
Presenter: Björn Wigeman, Potentialpark Communications
Compliance
Presenter: James Emmett, Poses Family Foundation
Leadership
Presenter: Ouraphone Siri-Outhay & Rosaly Morsheimer, UnitedHealth Group

10:10 am – 10:40 am

Break / Demo Hall / Awards Display


10:40 am – 11:40 am
Concurrent Sessions
Recruitment
Presenter: Rob Polston, Intel Corporation
Technology
Moderator: Marilyn Mackes, NACE | Panelists: Manny Contomanolis, Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT); Trudy Steinfeld, New York University (NYU)
Compliance
Panelists: Candee Chambers, DirectEmployers Associaiton; Annette Rosta, KPMG; Julie O'Hara-Harvey, Wells Fargo
Leadership
Presenter: Bonnie Elliott, REI

11:40 am – 12:40 pm

Lunch / Demo Hall Open


12:45 pm – 12:55 pm
Partnership Update

.JOBS

Presenter: Tom Embrescia, Employ Media

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Keynote Address

Carey Lohrenz: 1st Female F14 Tomcat Fighter Pilot


2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Break / Demo Hall / Awards Display


2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
General Session
Moderators: Christy Merriman, DirectEmployers Association; Charlie Terrell, NASWA | Panelists: Lori Adams, Iowa Workforce Development; Maren L. Daley, Job Service North Dakota; Laura Harlos, Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air; Rebel Johnson, Camber Corporation; Chris Rzeppa, Penske Truck Leasing; Julie Toskey, Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development - DEED

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
General Session
Presenter: Renjun Bao, Cnjobs Technology

5:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Entertainment

Evening Networking Event at San Diego Zoo

Underwritten by iCIMS

DAY 3 Thursday, October 24, 2013


7:30 am – 8:30 am

Continental Breakfast / Demo Hall Open


8:30 am – 9:30 am
General Session
Presenter: Matt Camardella, Jackson Lewis LLP

9:30 am – 9:40 am

Break / Demo Hall / Awards Display


9:40 am – 10:20 pm

10:20 am – 10:30 am

Break / Demo Hall / Awards Display


10:30 am – 12:00 pm
General Session
Panelists: Nita Beecher, Mercer; Matt Camardella, Jackson Lewis LLP; David Scheffler, Pinnacle Affirmative Action Services; James Emmett, Poses Family Foundation

12:00 pm

Conference adjourns


*Agenda subject to change.

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