Utah SHRM Crossroads Conference '19

Best Human Resource Conference in Utah

The Utah SHRM Annual State Conference is the largest human resource-focused conference in the state of Utah.
The Utah SHRM Crossroads Conference provides HR professionals a new way of aligning HR practices with business leader’s strategies. HR and Business Leaders will have the opportunity to learn and grow their strategic partnership to drive the business forward and execute results. Conference attendees will have access to energizing and thought provoking keynote speakers, great educational sessions, networking opportunities, and exposure to the newest HR products, techniques.
There is not a better opportunity than the Utah SHRM Crossroads conference to Re-energize and Elevate your HR skills!

OUR SPEAKERS

USHRM has selected some of the brightest stars in Human Resources to speak at this year's Crossroads Conference.

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Frank Shankwitz

Make-A-Wish Foundation

Jonathan Greene
Jonathan Greene

RocketSource

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Jake Neeley

Malouf

Carl Sokia
Carl Sokia

Experience Management Solutions

Scott Wakefield
Scott Wakefield

Wells Fargo

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Chris Kendrick

Values Worth Sharing

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Alexis Lopez

Qualtrics

Sara Jones
Sara Jones

InclusionPro

Carol McDaniel
Carol McDaniel

Delta Air Lines

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Juli Weber

Conservice

Justin Hale
Justin Hale

VitalSmarts

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Cameron Smith

Tanenbaum

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Ben Lowell

Instructure

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Dan McGar

Safe Credit Union

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James Hadlock

BluNovus

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Riley Palmer

Paycom

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Dave Markel

Law Enforcement

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Mark A. Wagner

Parsons Behle & Latimer

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Susan Baird Motschiedler

Parsons Behle & Latimer

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Sean A. Monson

Parsons Behle & Latimer

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Liz Mellem

Parsons Behle & Latimer

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Derek Langton

Parsons Behle & Latimer

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Christina M. Jepson

Parsons, Behle & Latimer

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Matt Vance

Malouf

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Paul Proctor

Sendmi

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Jared Olsen

Motivosity

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Jeff Baird

IT Career Hacking

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Tammy Hughes

The Heim Group, LLC

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Hal Halladay

The Breakthrough Mindset

Doflo
Douglas Flory

ACMP Utah

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Christine Wzorek

White Label Advisors

EVENT SCHEDULE

Check out our 2-day schedule below.

Time Session Speakers Venue
8:30am - 9:00am Registration/Welcome Sky Lobby
9:00am - Noon Navigating Religious Diversity in the Workplace Sujata Bajracharya Ballroom AEF
Noon - 1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm - 4:30pm Inclusive: How the Best Leaders Build Diverse and Winning Teams Sara Jones Ballroom AEF
4:30pm Adjourn
Time Session Speakers Venue
8:00am - 9:00am Giving Back: Incorporating Social Responsibility into Your Company Culture Jake Neeley Eclipse
9:15am - 10:15am Addicted to Silence: The Alarming Truth About Addiction and Mental Health at Work James Hadlock Ballroom AEF
9:15am - 10:15am How to Conduct Investigations Dave Markel Ballroom B
9:15am - 10:15am Hacking the Healthcare Transparency Dilemma Christine Wzorek Ballroom GC
9:15am - 10:15am Essential Tips for Avoiding Discrimination Claims (Beginner) Derek Langton Ballroom DH
9:15am - 10:15am Employees Quit Leaders not Companies: 8 Proven Leadership Strategies to Retain Your Best Talent Hal Halladay Twilight 3 & 4
10:30am - 11:30am Addicted to Silence: The Alarming Truth About Addiction and Mental Health at Work James Hadlock Ballroom AEF
10:30am- 11:30am How to Conduct Investigations Dave Markel Ballroom B
10:30am - 11:30am Hacking the Healthcare Transparency Dilemma Christine Wzorek Ballroom GC
10:30am - 11:30am Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes are High Twilight 3 & 4
10:30am - 11:30am Performance Review and Evaluations (Intermediate) Susan Baird Motschiedler Ballroom DH
11:30am - Noon Snack Break Horizon Lobby
Noon - 1:00pm Talent Acquision Design for the Disappointed Carol McDaniel Eclipse
1:15pm - 2:15pm The Human Manager Ben Lowell Ballroom AEF
1:15pm - 2:15pm Lead Like You: Embracing Your Authentic Awesome Dan McGar Ballroom B
1:15pm - 2:15pm The Power of Employee Benefits to Elevate Corporate Culture Paul Proctor Ballroom GC
1:15pm - 2:15pm Telecommuting: Legal Risks and Solutions (Intermediate) Christina M. Jepson Ballroom DH
2:15pm - 2:50pm Snack Break Expo
2:50pm - 3:45pm The Human Manager Ben Lowell Ballroom AEF
2:50pm - 3:45pm Lead Like You: Embracing Your Authentic Awesome Dan McGar Ballroom B
2:50pm - 3:45pm The Cost of Incivility Chris Kendrick Ballroom GC
2:50pm - 3:45pm Considerations for Implementing A Parental Leave Policy (Intermediate) Liz Mellem Ballroom DH
3:55pm - 4:50pm Panel - HR Department of 1 Ballroom AEF
3:55pm - 4:50pm Panel - D&I Juli Weber Ballroom B
3:55pm - 4:50pm Panel - Employer of Choice Ballroom GC
3:55pm - 4:50pm Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes are High Ballroom DH
Time Session Speakers Venue
8:00am - 9:00am Genderspeak: Working Together Successfully Tammy Hughes Eclipse
9:15am - 10:15am Building a Financially Confident Workforce Scott Wakefield Meridian A
9:15am - 10:15am Body Language Tips to Increase Influence & Trust Jeff Baird Meridian B
9:15am - 10:15am Employee Onboarding & Exit Process Optimization Jonathan Greene Meridian C
9:15am - 10:15am Essential Tips for Avoiding Discrimination Claims (Beginner) Derek Langton Meridian D
10:15am - 10:30am Snack Break Horizon Lobby
10:30am - 11:30am Creating an Employer Reputation Plan, An Essential Component of Company Culture Strategy Matt Vance Meridian A
10:30am - 11:30am Employee Onboarding & Exit Process Optimization Jonathan Greene Meridian C
10:30am - 11:30am Body Language Tips to Increase Influence & Trust Jeff Baird Meridian B
10:30am - 11:30am Marijuana and the Workplace (Intermediate) Mark A. Wagner Meridian D
Noon - 12:15pm Utah Diversity Connections Awards Eclipse
12:15pm - 1:15pm Everyone Can Be A Hero Frank Shankwitz Eclipse
1:30pm - 2:30pm #HumanExperience: Thinking Differently About the Future of Work Carl Sokia Meridian C
1:30pm - 2:30pm Body Language Tips to Increase Influence & Trust Jeff Baird Meridian B
1:30pm - 2:30pm Employment Basics for Small Businesses and Start Ups (Beginner) Sean A. Monson Meridian D
2:40pm - 3:40pm Change Management in a Changing HR World Douglas Flory Meridian A
2:40pm - 3:40pm The ROI of Giving Jared Olsen Meridian B
2:40pm - 3:40pm Discovering the Cost of Manual Processes: What are the Time and Financial Impacts of Automation? Riley Palmer Meridian C
2:40pm - 3:40pm Performance Reviews and Evaluations (Intermediate) Susan Baird Motschiedler Meridian D
3:50pm - 4:50pm Engaging With Your Sponsor and Stakeholders Douglas Flory Meridian A
3:50pm - 4:50pm The ROI of Giving Jared Olsen Meridian B
3:50pm - 4:50pm Creating an Employer Reputation Plan, An Essential Component of Company Culture Strategy Matt Vance Meridian D

Diversity & Inclusion Pre-Conference schedule brought to you by:

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PRICING TABLE

Space is limited! Reserve your seat early for the best price!

2-day Admission | SHRM Member Rate

$499

Reserve Seat

Conference Tickets

Free Lunch And Coffee

Easy Access

Certification Opportunities

Savings of $100 - Use Promo Code SHRM

Space is Limited

2-Day Admission

$599

Reserve Seat

Conference Tickets

Free Lunch And Coffee

Easy Access

Certification Opportunities

Space is Limited

TRAVEL INFORMATION

EVENT VENUE

The Davis Conference Center is a 70,000-square-foot convention center located in Layton, Utah. 1651 N 700 W, Layton, UT 84041

TRANSPORT

Both Uber and Lyft are available in the Layton area. You may also choose to rent a car.

HOTEL

Our hotel partner Hilton Garden Inn - Layton offers a discounted rate to Crossroads Conference attendees. To get your discounted rate, follow the booking instructions below.

The Davis Conference Center and the hotel are accessible to individuals with disabilities.

Hotel Discount

Crossroads Conference attendees have a discounted rate of $129 per night at Hilton Garden Inn – Layton. To take advantage of the discount, book using one of the methods below:

Phone:
– Call our hotel, (801) 416-8899 and Press 4 for the front desk.
– You can say it’s under the Crossroads Conference Hotel Block or use the hotel block code: CROSS.

Online:
– Go to the website www.layton.gardeninn.com
– Put in the reservation dates on the website
– Then in the “group/convention” area, type in the code: CROSS.

*Please note, the group code is only good through September 1st.