2019/09/11 08:00:00

ATTENDEES

The 2019 KS SHRM State Conference will host 500+ attendees, the majority of whom will include, senior Human Resources (HR) professionals, supervisors, managers, and directors currently practicing in the Human Resources field.

SPEAKERS

The Conference will include subjects and topics in the HRCI Body of Knowledge and SHRM Body of Competency & Knowledge. All presentations will meet the criteria for recertification credit from both SHRM and HRCI.

CONVINCE YOUR BOSS

You know the conference is strategic for your career, convincing your boss can be just as strategic.  Getting approval to attend the conference is a two-part endeavor.  First, you need to demonstrate the benefits of the conference to your organization.  Next you’ll need to persuade your boss that it’s worth the investment of time and money.

Here’s how…

 

Keynote Speakers

Risha Grant
Pre-Conference & Opening Keynote

Eric Chester
Keynote

Dr. Marche Fleming-Randle
Keynote

Paul Long
Closing Keynote

TimeEventRoom
8:00am - 6:00pmRegistration/Information Open
10:00am - 12:00pmPre-Conference Workshop
12:00pm - 3:30pmExhibit Registration Set-UpMarketplace
12:15pmConference Opening/Welcome by Abby EdenBallroom
12:45pm - 1:45pmGeneral Session Keynote
Risha Grant

Details
Ballroom
1:45pm – 2:00pmTransfer break
2:00pm – 3:00pmBreakouts
3:00pm – 3:15pmTransfer break
3:15pm – 3:30pmSponsor Address
3:30pm - 4:30pmGeneral Session Employment LawBallroom
3:30pm - 4:00pmPartner OrientationMarketplace
4:30pm-4:35pmDiversity Award presentationBallroom
4:30pm – 6:00pmMarketplace Networking ReceptionMarketplace
6:30pm - 9:00pmKS SHRM Board Meeting
TimeEventRoom
5:30am - 6:30amKS SHRM Boot Camp (exercise group)
7:00am - 6:00pmAttendee Registration OpenMarketplace
7:00am - 4:00pmMarketplace OpenMarketplace
7:00am - 8:00amBreakfastMarketplace
8:00am - 9:00amBreakouts
9:00am - 10:15amMarketplace EventMarketplace
10:15am - 10:30amConference Opening/WelcomeBallroom
10:30am - 10:45amSHRM Address (award Student Summit trophies)Ballroom
10:45am - 11:45amGeneral Session Keynote
Eric Chester

Details
Ballroom
11:45am - 12:15pmLunchBallroom
12:15pm - 1:15pmGeneral Session Keynote
Dr. Marché Fleming-Randle

Details
Ballroom
1:15pm - 2:15pmMarketplace EventMarketplace
2:15pm - 3:15pm Breakouts
3:15pm - 4:00pmMarketplace FinaleMarketplace
4:00pm - 5:00pm Breakouts
4:00pmExhibitor Move-Out
6:00pm - 10:00pmSocial Event
TimeEventRoom
5:30am - 6:30amKS SHRM Boot Camp
7:00am - 12:15pmAttendee Registration/Information Open
7:00am - 8:00amBreakfastBallroom
8:00am - 9:00amBreakouts
9:00am - 9:15amTransfer Break
9:15am - 10:15am Breakouts
10:15am - 10:30amTransfer Break
10:30am - 11:00amTrombold Professional of the Year AwardBallroom
11:00am - 12:00pmGeneral Session Keynote
Paul Long

Details
Ballroom
12:00pm - 12:15pmConference Closing
membership drawings / volunteer drawings / conference giveaways (must be present to win)
Ballroom
+ Wednesday, September 11
TimeEventRoom
8:00am - 6:00pmRegistration/Information Open
10:00am - 12:00pmPre-Conference Workshop
12:00pm - 3:30pmExhibit Registration Set-UpMarketplace
12:15pmConference Opening/Welcome by Abby EdenBallroom
12:45pm - 1:45pmGeneral Session Keynote
Risha Grant

Details
Ballroom
1:45pm – 2:00pmTransfer break
2:00pm – 3:00pmBreakouts
3:00pm – 3:15pmTransfer break
3:15pm – 3:30pmSponsor Address
3:30pm - 4:30pmGeneral Session Employment LawBallroom
3:30pm - 4:00pmPartner OrientationMarketplace
4:30pm-4:35pmDiversity Award presentationBallroom
4:30pm – 6:00pmMarketplace Networking ReceptionMarketplace
6:30pm - 9:00pmKS SHRM Board Meeting
+ Thursday, September 12
TimeEventRoom
5:30am - 6:30amKS SHRM Boot Camp (exercise group)
7:00am - 6:00pmAttendee Registration OpenMarketplace
7:00am - 4:00pmMarketplace OpenMarketplace
7:00am - 8:00amBreakfastMarketplace
8:00am - 9:00amBreakouts
9:00am - 10:15amMarketplace EventMarketplace
10:15am - 10:30amConference Opening/WelcomeBallroom
10:30am - 10:45amSHRM Address (award Student Summit trophies)Ballroom
10:45am - 11:45amGeneral Session Keynote
Eric Chester

Details
Ballroom
11:45am - 12:15pmLunchBallroom
12:15pm - 1:15pmGeneral Session Keynote
Dr. Marché Fleming-Randle

Details
Ballroom
1:15pm - 2:15pmMarketplace EventMarketplace
2:15pm - 3:15pm Breakouts
3:15pm - 4:00pmMarketplace FinaleMarketplace
4:00pm - 5:00pm Breakouts
4:00pmExhibitor Move-Out
6:00pm - 10:00pmSocial Event
+ Friday, September 13
TimeEventRoom
5:30am - 6:30amKS SHRM Boot Camp
7:00am - 12:15pmAttendee Registration/Information Open
7:00am - 8:00amBreakfastBallroom
8:00am - 9:00amBreakouts
9:00am - 9:15amTransfer Break
9:15am - 10:15am Breakouts
10:15am - 10:30amTransfer Break
10:30am - 11:00amTrombold Professional of the Year AwardBallroom
11:00am - 12:00pmGeneral Session Keynote
Paul Long

Details
Ballroom
12:00pm - 12:15pmConference Closing
membership drawings / volunteer drawings / conference giveaways (must be present to win)
Ballroom

REGISTRATION

Receive up to 14 hours of Recertification Credit

Super Early Bird Registration is from Sept 21 – December 31

Early Bird Registration is from January 1 – April 30
Regular Registration is from May 1 – August 31
Late Registration begins September 1

SHRM MEMBERS

SHRM Member $399

Wed Only $125

Thurs Only $235

Fri Only $125

NON-
SHRM MEMBERS

Non-SHRM Member $449

Wed Only $140

Thurs Only $255

Fri Only $140

STUDENT 
SHRM MEMBERS

 Student $175

CANCELLATION POLICY

Cancellations on or before August 15th will be assessed a $100 cancellation fee. Cancellations after August 15th will not be refunded. Registration may be transferred to another individual without penalty.

Overland Park

Convention Center

6000 College Blvd

Overland Park, KS 66211

HOTEL

$179/night – Cutoff date 9/9/19

Feel completely at home in contemporary and spacious accommodations, including Deluxe Rooms with sweeping views of Overland Park and downtown Kansas City. Stay connected with complimentary Link@Sheraton Internet-equipped workstations, enjoy a meal at the op1906 Bar and Grille serving comfort food with a southern twist, and relax in the bright lobby bar and lounge, a vibrant gathering spot for cocktails and light fare.

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ENTERTAINMENT

Known as one of the nation’s most dynamic suburbs, Overland Park is full of exciting things to do and see. There are countless attractions, restaurants and an active nightlife in Overland Park and the nearby communities.

Here are a few of the stars of the show – so you know what to do when it’s time to play.

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RESTAURANTS

Kansas City may be famous for its barbecue, but the city is full of culinary delights for every taste.

You don’t have to look far to find a delicious meal. Local restaurants in Overland Park and Kansas City provide fine dining experiences for your needs, whether you’re planning an evening out or a quick breakfast on the way out of town.

Don’t leave town without discovering why Kansas City is known as the home of the nation’s best barbeque.

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Sponsorship and Exhibitor Opportunities

Join 500+ HR professionals as they come together and collaborate on the many ways to travel “Back to the HR Future”  at this year’s KS SHRM State Conference. Many nationally known and prominent speakers, along with information packed workshops, and great entertainment will fill the agenda.

Sponsorship Information
Exhibitor Information

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