Greater Valley Forge HR Summit

October 26, 2018
7:15 AM - 4:30 PM
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Penn State Great Valley
30 E Swedesford Rd
Malvern, PA 19355-1488
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Capture the HR education, motivation, and connections you need! You don't want to miss the most innovative East Coast HR conference offered in the region, and the only place you will have access to first-rate content, networking opportunities, vendor relationship building.

Check Out Our Panel- 8:00 AM to 9:35 AM

  • Nancy Adams, Chief People Officer, Turn5, Inc.

  • Bill Anstee, CHRO, Recovery Centers of America

  • Kristie Pappal, Vice President of Human Resources, Philadelphia Eagles

  • Colleen Stratton, Global Leader, Workforce Development, SEI

  • Dean M. Becker, Managing Director-Adaptiv Learning Systems-Moderator

and looks who is is going to be speaking

9:45 AM to 11:00 AM

Using Emotional Intelligence and Conflict Management To Create The Right Drama and Results

Susan Redding, MBA., SPHR, CPLP - MEA (Mid Atlantic Employers Association)

Calling All Cast Members: Selecting Talent without Stepping on Legal Landmines (General HRCI Credits)

Susan R. Fiorentino, Esq., _ Susan R. Fiorentino, Esq., LLC and West Chester University

Inclusion Fumbles, Tackles, and Sacks: A Playbook of Why Invitation Matters

Krista Deguffroy - Director of Inclusion and Compliance - SEI Investments

11:15 AM to 12:30 PM

Executive Branding That Attracts Talent

Karen Huller - Epic Careering

Not a Beauty Pageant! A True Search for Talent: Juggling the Explosion of New Innovative Tools in Benefits (General HRCI Credits)

Elizabeth Patterson and Mark Rieder- NFP

It’s All About Culture

Kimberly A. Nash, MBA, SHRM-SCP, SPHR, CMS -THriv

1:30 PM to 2:45 PM

The Hiring Minefield: What Can You Ask These Days?  (General HRCI Credits)

Julie Kinkopf, Esq. -  Weber Gallagher Simpson Stapleton Fires & Newby, LLP

Extreme Hula-Hooping Our Way to Higher Employee Engagement

Claire Holvey, Diector of HR, Endo Pharmaceuticals  and Gus Prestera, PhD, MBA-Prestera FX

Growing Your Human Capital Analytics Capabilities

Dr. Fiona Jamison - Spring International

2:45 PM to 4:15 PM

Workplace Jeopardy 2018 (General HRCI Credits)

Louis R. Lessig, Esq., SPHR, SHRM-SCP - Brown & Connery, LLC

M&A, A 5 Act Play

Michael Furman, SPHR, SHRM-SCP - HR Resolve

HR’s Strategic Role and the “Hidden Strategic Plan

Janet McNally, D.Ed.  SPHR - Team Development Service

No Cancellations or Refunds after Friday, October 5th. Please enter your preferred name with designations when purchasing your ticket


$240.00 GVFHRA Members
$200.00 Earlybird rate before September 7

$290.00 Non-Member
$250.00 Earlybird rate before September 7

$100.00 Students

$240.00 Alliance Partners
$200.00 Earlybird rate before September 7