Please use this schedule to explore all of the sessions and trainings offered at HR Redefined. Click “register here” to learn more about each session. Be sure not to register for coinciding sessions. You can meet your hackathon team during breaks, lunch, or even instead of attending a session.

Thursday, May 18


9:00AM - 10:00am

Networking Breakfast and Check-in

11th FLOOR


10:00AM - 10:30AM

Hackathon Kickoff

All Hands


10:30AM - 11:00AM

What “HR for Humans” Means to Me | MATT STRAZ

At Namely, "HR for Humans" is more than just a tagline. It captures our vision of employee-centric HR and is the guiding principle for how we approach our product. Join our Founder and CEO, Matt Straz, as he shares why he started Namely, explains how he partners with our Chief People Officer, and previews where HR technology—and Namely—are headed in the future.

ALL HANDS


11:05AM - 12:05PM

BREAKOUT SESSION 1

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Building a 360 Performance Review | Katie Kalvin

This training will take you through how to create a complex 360 performance review as well as best practices for ensuring your review launch is successful.

GREENPOINT

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Aligning Data Throughout the Talent Lifecycle | Nick Sanchez, Chief People Officer & Eric Knudsen, Sr. Analyst, People Operations, Namely

ALL HANDS

Creating a High-Performing Learning Culture With Namely | Omer Aziz, SVP Human Resources, Sysomos

OAK

 

Performance Management Panel Moderator: Annie Rosencrans, Senior People Operations Associate, Namely

Panelists: Sophia Mills, HR Coordinator, Apcera, Colleen Clark, Head of Optimistic People, Life is Good, Heather Howe, Associate Director of Human Resources, Visual IQ, Inc.

BROADWAY


12:05PM - 12:20PM

BREAK


12:20PM - 12:50PM

BREAKOUT SESSION 2

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Building Diverse and Inclusive Teams | Mai Ton, VP of Human Resources, OneLogin

GREENPOINT

 

Strategic HR: Building an HR Roadmap | Katee Von Horn, VP, Engagement & Inclusion, GoDaddy

ALL HANDS

(This is an hour long session. If you register for this session there is no need to register for one of the 12:55-1:25 sessions.) 

Making Namely Your Own | Christine Noonan, HR Manager, and Lisa Shapiro, Payroll Manager, The Motley Fool

OAK

 

The Rise of HDHPs | Greg Autuori & Christiana Lu |  Namely

BROADWAY

(This is an hour long session. If you register for this session there is no need to register for one of the 12:55-1:25 sessions.) 


12:55PM - 1:25PM

BREAKOUT SESSION 3

Register for one of the two sessions below if you are not registered for strategic HR or rise of the hdhps in the previous breakout session.

When Headquarters Calls the Shots Around the World | Donald C. Dowling, Partner, K&L Gates

Greenpoint

The Secret to Higher Retention: Bridging the Gap Between HR & Finance | Lisa Chui, VP, HR + Finance, Ubiquity Retirement + Savings

OAK


1:30PM - 2:30PM

LUNCH

11th Floor


2:30PM - 3:00PM

Product Update | BRYAN TSAo and Debra SQUYRES

ALL HANDS


3:05PM - 3:35PM

 

BREAKOUT SESSION 4

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An Introduction to How Namely Does E-Learning | Patrick Vento, e-Learning Developer, Namely

Broadway

 

Acquiring Top Talent: What I Wish I'd Known Ashley Petrovich, Director, Talent Aquisition and Evan Intrater Senior Technical Recruiter, Namely

Greenpoint

(This is an hour long session. If you register for this session there is no need to register for one of the 3:40-4:10 sessions.) 

Making a (Big) Difference with a (Small) HR Team Katlyn Gangi, Director of Talent Acquisition & Development, and Sara Hetyonk, Manager of Talent Acquisition & Development, Ontraport

All Hands

 

Cooking Up a Benefits Plan | Steph Madsen, Total Rewards Sr. Manager, Red Frog Events

Oak


3:40pM - 4:10PM

BREAKOUT SESSION 5

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Building a Culture That Embraces Learning and Development Robyn Levitt, Global Head, Recruiting and Human Resources, Tower Research Capital

All Hands

The Merit Review Game Changer Allyson Griner, People Leader: Recruiting, Compensation, Benefits & Systems,  Aptos

OAK

 

How to Make Wellness Work for Your Organization | Pamela Terlizzi, Health Improvement Strategist, Cigna,

BROADWAY


4:10PM - 4:25PM

BREAK


4:25pM - 5:25PM

BREAKOUT SESSION 6

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State of the States: Navigating Local Trends in HR Compliance | Manuel Martinez-Herrera, VP, Legal & Compliance and Andy Przystanski, HR Content Specialist, Namely

All Hands

 

Becoming Your Organization's Storyteller | Mary Lanier Evans, People & Culture Officer, Quickstart

Greenpoint

A Deep Dive Into Performance Management  | Kristin Wyke, Sr. HR Manager, Revinate

OAK

 

Panel | All Grown-Up: Managing the Startup to Mid-size Transition

Moderator: Debra Squyres, VP of Client Success, Namely

Panelists: Patricia Gonzales, Head of People, Acorns, Kelly Porter, Chief People and Compliance Officer, Harmless Harvest, Scarlet Dangerfield, Talent Director, Hi-Rez Studios, Maggie Lansdale, Director, HR - People & Experience, VaynerMedia

BROADWAY


5:30PM - 5:45PM

CLOSING WITH George LaRocque


6:00PM - 9:30 PM

 

Friday, May 19


8:00AM - 9:00AM

SOULcycle

101 Maiden Ln, New York, NY 10038

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8:00am - 10:00AM

BREAKFAST

11th Floor


9:00AM - 9:30AM

BREAKOUT TRAINING session 1

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The Power of Namely Onboarding & eSignature | David Nordstrom

The employee experience begins prior to a new hire's first day. In this course you will learn to leverage Namely Onboarding to not only make for a better (not to mention paperless) new hire experience, but to also free up your time by efficiently setting up new employees in your system. This course is designed to help empower you as an HR administrator, by learning best practices for utilizing the Onboarding and eSignature features within Namely.

JUDGEMENT DAY

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Oak

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Increasing Payroll Processing Efficiency | Aaron Masanque

This training will cover preventative practices to reduce payroll errors, tools and utilities for running a payroll cycle, HCM as the system of record, and the new Auto Sync functionality.

BROADWAY

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9:35AM - 10:05AM

BREAKOUT Training session 2

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Workflows: Tips and Tricks | Lauren Shatz

This training course will discuss best practices for utilizing the workflow tool as well as how to create separate workflows for separate office locations/teams.

OAK

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Judgement Day

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Work Smart, Not Hard: Namely Benefits | Sarah Ostrom

This training course will discuss best practices for efficient and effective utilization of the benefit management portal, including customization tips and tricks to elevate your benefit management portal.

BROADWAY

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10:10AM - 10:40AM

BREAKOUT Training session 3

Register for one of the THREE sessions below.

The Power of Namely Onboarding & eSignature | David Nordstrom

The employee experience begins prior to a new hire's first day. In this course you will learn to leverage Namely Onboarding to not only make for a better (not to mention paperless) new hire experience, but to also free up your time by efficiently setting up new employees in your system. This course is designed to help empower you as an HR administrator, by learning best practices for utilizing the Onboarding and eSignature features within Namely.

Judgement Day

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Oak

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Building a 360 Performance Review | Katie Kalvin

This session runs from 10:10 -11:10.

This training will take you through how to create a complex 360 performance review as well as best practices for ensuring your review launch is successful.

GREENPOINT

Register Here

All Hands

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Increasing Payroll Processing Efficiency | Aaron Masanque

This training will cover preventative practices to reduce payroll errors, tools and utilities for running a payroll cycle, HCM as the system of record, and the new Auto Sync functionality.

BROADWAY

Register Here


10:45AM - 11:15AM

BREAKOUT Training session 4

Register for one of the Two sessions below.

Workflows: Tips and Tricks | Lauren Shatz

This training course will discuss best practices for utilizing the workflow tool as well as how to create separate workflows for separate office locations/teams.

OAK

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Judgement Day

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Work Smart, Not Hard: Namely Benefits | Sarah Ostrom

This training course will discuss best practices for efficient and effective utilization of the benefit management portal, including customization tips and tricks to elevate your benefit management portal.

BROADWAY

Register Here


11:15AM - 2:00PM

Hackathon Judging and Lunch

ALL HANDS