HR Summit

September 11-12, 2019 | Atlanta, GA

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Schedule

This schedule is subject to change.


Wednesday, September 11


11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Wellness Experience - Healing & Self Care Practices

Location: The Trees Atlanta Kendeda Center

Natasha HarrisonNeith SankofaHuman resource and talent leaders must learn healing and self-care practices, like mindfulness, to ensure the sustainability of their work and prevent burnout. 

Speakers: Natasha Harrison, President & CEO, CommunityBuild Ventures; Neith Sankofa, Facilitator, Healing and Emotional Self-Care Practioner, CommunityBuild Venutres


5:00-7:00 p.m.

Welcome Reception and Keynote - Building Equity in HR: Our Work, Our Challenges, Our Aspirations

Location: 5Church Atlanta Restaurant

Identify how your organization's future is tied to the movement and sharing of power that is taking place across the philanthropic sector.

Keynote: Carly Hare, National Director/Coalition Catalyst, CHANGE Philanthropy
Panelists: Shannan Gonzalez, Senior Human Resource Officer, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; Kimberley Brown, Director of Human Resources & Talent Strategies, The Annie E. Casey Foundation; Ruth LaToison Ifill, Vice President of Culture, Talent & Equity, Council on Foundations

Carly HareShannan GonzalezKimberley BrownRuth LaToison Ifill


Thursday, September 12


7:30 a.m.

Shuttle Leaves Hotel for CDC Foundation


8:00-8:40 a.m.

Breakfast

Enjoy breakfast, light networking, and preparing for the day's activities with your peers.


8:40-9:00 a.m.

Introduction to CDC

Take a tour of the CDC Museum 


9:00-9:10 a.m.

Ruth LaToison IfillSetting the Tone

We will evoke a code of confidentiality and trust that what is shared during this summit will be honored.

Speaker: Ruth LaToison Ifill, Vice President of Culture, Talent & Equity, at the Council on Foundations

 


9:10-9:45 a.m.

Carly HareIntroductions

Facilitator: Carly Hare, National Director/Coalition Catalyst at CHANGE Philanthropy

 

 

 


10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Case Study Panel

A Case Study on Equity - From meaningful advancement to tough challenges, engage with the Meyer Foundation as they share candidly about building an organizational culture rooted in an equity framework

Moderator: Ruth LaToison IFill, Vice President of Culture, Talent & Equity, Council on Foundations 
Panelists: Nicky Goren, CEO at the Eugene & Agnes E. Meyer Foundation; Aisha Young, Senior Director for Strategy & Equity, Eugene & Agnes E. Meyer Foundation 

Ruth LaToison IfillNicky GorenAisha Young


12:00-1:00 p.m.

Lunch


1:00-2:25 p.m.

Kerrien SuarezAwake to Woke to Work Part 1

Equity Development training

Speaker: Kerrien Suarez, Executive Director at Equity in the Center

 

 


2:25-2:35 p.m.

Break

Light snacks will be served.


2:35-4:00 p.m.

Kerrien SuarezAwake to Woke to Work Part 2

Equity development training

Speaker: Kerrien Suarez, Executive Director at Equity in the Center

 

 


4:00-5:30 p.m.

Natasha HarrisonAction Learning Forward Movement

Identify next steps in an action plan to advance equity in your work or at your organization

Speaker: Natasha Harrison, President and CEO at CommunityBuild Ventures

 

 


5:45 p.m.

Shuttle Departs for Hotel

 


Our Sponsors

The 2019 HR Summit is made possible thanks to the generous support from our partners.

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