11.45am – 3.30 EST | 8.45am – 12.30pm PST

All the times below are in EST

Deep Dive B - Separately Bookable Session

10.30 am – 11.30am EST | 7.30 am – 8.30am PST 

Becoming An Employer of Choice: Finding Creative, DataDriven Solutions to Community & County Workforce Challenges

Before the second conference day begins, this interactive deep dive session will allow you to spend time engaging in a smaller group. This is your opportunity to plug into the most innovative thinking around how Racine County are finding creative solutions to community and county workforce challenges to become an employer of choice.

Transforming Employee Engagement In State & Local Government

11:45 am Welcome to Day Two & Recap of Day One

11:50 am Discover: How One County Embraced Private Sector Practises to Radically Transform its Culture & Become a Top Workplace

  • Sally Vardy Chief Human Resources Officer, Harris County Appraisal District

12:10 pm Discover: Leveraging Technology to Boost Employee Engagement City-Wide During Times of Crisis

12:30 pm Develop: How Can we Better Boost Engagement Within State & Local Government?

12:45 pm Content Break & Discussion Groups

Leading Our Government Organizations Into the Future

1:10 pm Discover: Seeing Around Corners: New Approaches to Developing the Leaders We Need to Navigate Change & Lead the Next-Generation of Government Talent

1:30 pm Discover: Rethinking the Role of Leadership in Establishing an Organization-Wide Culture of Wellbeing

  • Donna Kinsey Director of Human Resources, Grand Traverse County

1:50 pm Develop: What Traditional Thinking Needs Challenging Around How to Best Lead Our Organization Into the Future?

2:05 pm Content Break & Discussion Groups

Speed Learning

2:30 pm Intro to Speed Learning

2:35 pm Speed Learning

  • Karen Burke Director of Human Resources, City of Fort Collins
  • Candi Judd Director of Human Resources , Western Municipal Water District
  • Patience Ferguson Chief Human Resources Officer , City of Minneapolis

3:20 pm Closing Remarks & End of Conference