Tuesday Afternoon

12:30p

Outside Expo Center

Registration Opens

Registration is located outside the Expo Center.  Please visit Registration to pick up your name badge, schedule, conference program and complimentary tote bag.
Registration is generously sponsored by Wadleigh Starr & Peters PLLC
Tote bags are generously sponsored by Bernstein Shur

1:30p - 1:45p

Expo Center

Conference Kick-Off!

Please join us in the Expo Center to kick off the 2017 Conference!  Hear from the GSHR Conference Director, NH State Council and other notables.

1:45p - 3:00p

Expo Center

Keynote Speaker #1

Conquering Life's Hurdles
Travis Roy Approved for 1.25 SHRM PDCs
Generously sponsored by ConvenientMD Urgent Care
 

3:00p - 3:30p

Expo Center

Break/Expo – Expo Center

Enjoy complimentary coffee, tea, fresh fruit and snacks.  Visit the vendors and win great prizes!

3:30p - 4:45p

Salons A/BC/D

Breakout Session One

Surviving: How Current HR Professionals are Surviving and tHRiving the Demands of the Job
Michelle Strasburger, Emerson Ecologics; Stephanie Manners, FoodState; Ryan MacLean, GE Healthcare Life Sciences; Kevin Wilson, Kelly Services
Approved for 1.25 HRCI General Credits and 1.25 SHRM PDCs

 

The Strategy of Analytics
Tracey Smith, Numerical Insights
Approved for 1.25 HRCI Business Credits and 1.25 SHRM PDCs

 

HR Advocacy: Proven Methods to Turn Reaction into Action
Andrea Chatfield, Cook, Little, Rosenblatt & Manson; Catherine Mirabile, CGI Benefits Group
Approved for 1.25 Business HRCI Credits and 1.25 SHRM PDCs

This Breakout Session is generously sponsored by Adecco
Tuesday Wrap Up

5:15p - 6:30p

Around Town - Sign up online

Tuesday Evening Around Town

Join one of the Dine Around Town dinners and enjoy networking with friends and colleagues in a relaxed atmosphere!
Wednesday Morning

7:30a - 8:15a

Expo Center

Registration Re-Opens!

Registration is located outside the Expo Center.  Please visit Registration to pick up your name badge, schedule, conference program and complimentary tote bag.
Registration is generously sponsored by Wadleigh Starr & Peters PLLC
Tote bags are generously sponsored by Bernstein Shur

8:15a - 8:30a

Welcome Back!

Good morning!  Join us in the Expo Center to kick off the second day of the conference!  Also enjoy complimentary coffee, tea, juice and continental breakfast.

8:30a - 8:45a

Expo Center

HR Hero Award

Find out who this year's HR Hero Award recipient is...could it be you?  To nominate someone you know for the 2017 HR Hero Award, click here.
 
The HR Hero Award is generously sponsored by Hays Companies

8:45a - 10:00a

Expo Center

Keynote Speaker #2

Transformative Resilience: Inspiring People to Move Through Challenges and Achieve Genuine Transformation
Dr. Ryan Polly, University of Vermont Medical Center Approved for 1.25 General HRCI Credits and 1.25 SHRM PDCs
Generously sponsored by JobsinNH.com

10:00a - 10:30a

Expo Center

Break/Expo – Expo Center

Enjoy complimentary coffee and tea!  Take a walk through the expo businesses and sign up for the services your business needs!

10:30a - 11:45a

Salons A/BC/D

Breakout Session Two

 

Leading Change: Resilience if the Secret to Improvement
Dr. Ryan Polly, University of Vermont Medical Center
Approved for 1.25 HRCI General Credits and 1.25 SHRM PDCs

 

Planning for New HR Technology – What HR and the Organization Needs, and How to Get It Done
Paul Belliveau, SHRM-SCP, SPHR, HRIP, Avancé Human Capital Management Advisors; Graham Chynoweth, DEKA-ARMI; Paul Chiesa, Wilcox Industries; Joanna Young, BlueLine Associates; Tracie Sponenberg, The Granite Group; Matt Toy, GYK Antler & Dyn
Approved for 1.25 HRCI Business Credits and 1.25 SHRM PDCs

 

Employment Law Update: Nothing is More Constant Than Change
Jim Reidy, Sheehan Phinney Bass + Green PA; Charla Stevens, McLane Middleton; Andrea Chatfield, Cook, Little, Rosenblatt & Manson
Approved for 1.25 HRCI General Credits and 1.25 SHRM PDCs

 

This Breakout Session is generously sponsored by PiF Technologies
Lunch

11:45a - 1:00p

Expo Center

Lunch, Exhibitors, and Networking

Enjoy a delicious lunch buffet while visiting with your colleagues and exploring the Expo's vendors.
Wednesday Afternoon

1:00p - 2:15p

Salons A/BC/D

Breakout Session Three

Integrating Project Management
Carr Lucas & Greg Laney, HRPMO University
Approved for 1.25 HRCI General Credits and 1.25 SHRM PDCs

 

Millenials – The Drivers for the HR Tech Revolution
Mohamed Mesbah, APL Egypt at American President Lines – APL, TedX Speaker
Approved for 1.25 HRCI General Credits and 1.25 SHRM PDCs

 

New Hampshire Has a New Governor and New Legislators. What is Pending on the Horizon for HR Legislation in 2017?
Dave Juvet, New Hampshire Business & Industry Association
Approved for 1.25 HRCI General Credits and 1.25 SHRM PDCs

 

This Breakout Session is generously sponsored by OneDigital Health & Benefits

2:15p - 2:45p

Expo Center

Break/Expo – Expo Center

Enjoy complimentary coffee, tea, soft drinks and sweet treats!  And make sure you've visited everyone in the Expo and entered for their great prizes!

2:45p - 4:00p

Salons A/BC/D

Breakout Session Four

Employer Branding
Mohamed Mesbah, APL Egypt at American President Lines – APL, Tedx Speaker
Approved for 1.25 HRCI General Credits and 1.25 SHRM PDCs

  

HR Advocacy With Our Legislators
A panel of NH House and Senate Legislators, moderated by Charla Stevens, McLane Middleton
Approved for 1.25 HRCI Business Credits and 1.25 SHRM PDCs

 

Healthy & Happy Employees Drive a tHRiving Workforce
Sena Meilleur, OneDigital; Kevin O’Connor, OneDigital
Approved for 1.25 HRCI General Credits and 1.25 SHRM PDCs

 

This Breakout Session is generously sponsored by Granite State College
Wednesday Wrap Up

4:00p - 5:30p

Expo Center

Networking Reception

Join us to celebrate the conclusion of the 2017 Conference!  Great food, networking opportunities, a cash bar and tons of prizes!
  • Exhibitor Prize Drawings
  • Golden Ticket Drawing
  • SHRM Gift Basket Drawing