This is the 26th Annual Membership and Training Conference of the TN Personnel Management Association. The Theme of the conference is, "Thriving and Surviving in Turbulent Times: The Secrets of Human Resources Success".
Tentative Conference Program Information
Tues., April 23, 2019
8:00am - 12noon Three Pillars of HR (Pillar I)
11:00am - 4:00pm Jim Dillard Golf Tournament
1:00pm - 5:00pm Three Pillars of HR (Pillar II)
Wed., April 24,2019
8:00am - 12noon Three Pillars of HR (Pillar III)
10:00am - 11am Pre-Conference Session: Webinar - "Building Employee Engagement: A Roadmap & Lessons Learned"
11:00am - 12noon Pre-Conference Session: Seminar - "Alternate Work Schedules: Mobile and From Home Working"
1:00pm - 1:30pm Opening Ceremonies
1:30pm - 2:45pm Keynote Address - "Cloud Based HR Technology" - Alex Smith, Chief HR Officer, City of Memphis,
3:00pm - 4:00pm "Information Technology Cyber Security" - Lorrayne Mallett
4:00pm - 5:00pm "The Guide to Highly Effective Recruiting Strategies and Employer Branding" - Michael Hurwitz, Careers in Government
5:30pm - 7:30pm Welcome Reception
Thur., April 25, 2019
8:30am - 9:30am "The Changing Landscape of HR & Organizations" - Brad Federman
9:45am - 10:45am "Leading Change: Creating a Culture of Engagement & Your Responsibility, Dr. Trish Holliday, TDOHR
11:00am - 12noon "Benefit Survey Results/Update ACA" - Mark Morgan, Sherrill Morgan and Associates
1:30pm - 2:30pm Panel Discussion: "What Inspires Millennials to Serve in the Public Sector"
2:30pm - 3:30pm "Labor Law Update" - Tannera Gipson & Lisa Krupicka
4:00pm - 5:00pm "After #MeToo and #TimesUP: What's Next with Harassment" - Deb Finney, EEOC
Fri., April 26, 2019
8:30am - 9:30am "The Loneliest Position: Reaching the Heights of Your Career in Human Resources" - Patricia Myers
9:30am - 10:30am "Mindfulness for Fast Times", Greg Graber
10:45am - 11:45am Closing Keynote Speaker - "Creative and Innovative Learning and Development" - Dr. M. Wayne Puckett
The conference will be held at the Sheraton Downtown Memphis. The rate is $139.00 per night. Reservations should be made by March 26th, 2019 to get the conference rate.
Hotel Code: XAD or TPMA
A copy of the conference registration packet will be available soon.