2021/09/22 08:00:00

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ATTENDEES

The 2021 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.  Then you need to convince your boss. Here’s how…

Conference Schedule

TimeEventLocation
5:00 - 8:00 PMAttendee Registration & Information OpenTop of Escalator
5:00 - 8:00 PMExhibitor Registration & Information OpenExhibit Hall
6:00 - 7:00 PMHappy Hour & Panel Session ($25 fee at registration)
Surviving your HR Nightmare
Ballroom A
7:00 PMExhibitor Orientation (then join Happy Hour with attendees)Exhibit Hall
TimeEventLocation
7:00 AM - 6:00 PMRegistration & Information OpenTop of Escalator
7:00 AM - 7:30 PMExhibit Hall OpenExhibit Hall
7:45 - 8:00 AMConference Opening & Welcome (recognitions)Ballroom
8:00 - 9:00 AMGeneral Session Opening Keynote & Light Breakfast
Holly Hoffman

Details
Ballroom
9:00 - 9:30 AMVisit Exhibit HallExhibit Hall
9:30 - 10:30 AMBreakoutsDownstairs
10:30 - 10:40 AMTransfer Break
10:40 - 11:40 AMBreakoutsDownstairs
11:40 - 11:50 AMTransfer Break
11:40 - 12:00 PMVisit Exhibit HallExhibit Hall
11:50 - 12:00 PMSponsor AddressBallroom
12:00 - 1:00 PMGeneral Session Employment Law & LunchBallroom
1:00 - 1:20 PMIntroduce Trombold nomineesBallroom
1:20 - 2:00 PMVisit Exhibit HallExhibit Hall
2:00 - 3:00 PMBreakoutsDownstairs
3:00 - 3:10 PMTransfer Break
3:10 - 4:10 PMBreakoutsDownstairs
4:10 - 4:20 PMTransfer Break
4:20 - 5:20 PMBreakoutsDownstairs
5:20 - 7:30 PMExhibit Hall Networking Reception with appetizers & drinksExhibit Hall
TimeEventLocation
7:00 - 5:30 PMRegistration & Information OpenTop of Escalator
7:00 - 5:30 PMExhibit Hall OpenExhibit Hall
7:00 - 8:00 AMVisit Exhibit HallExhibit Hall
8:00 - 9:00 AMGeneral Session Diversity & Breakfast
Melissa Dobbins

Details
Ballroom
9:00 - 9:10 AMTransfer Break
9:10 - 10:10 AMBreakoutsDownstairs
10:10 - 10:20 AMTransfer Break
10:20 - 11:20 AMBreakoutsDownstairs
11:20 - 11:30 AMTransfer Break
11:20 – 11:50 AMVisit Exhibit HallExhibit Hall
11:30 - 11:50 AMSHRM Address & Trombold Winner PresentationBallroom
11:50 - 12:50 PMGeneral Session Keynote & Lunch
Mary Kelly

Details
Ballroom
12:50 - 1:45 PMVisit Exhibit HallExhibit Hall
1:45 - 2:45 PMBreakoutsDownstairs
2:45 - 2:55 PMTransfer Break
2:55 - 3:55 PMBreakoutsDownstairs
3:55 - 4:15 PMVisit Exhibit Hall (giveaways)Exhibit Hall
4:15 - 5:15 PMGeneral Session Closing Keynote & Snack
Jon McGraw

Details
Ballroom
5:15 – 5:30 PMConference ClosingBallroom
+ Tuesday, September 21
TimeEventLocation
5:00 - 8:00 PMAttendee Registration & Information OpenTop of Escalator
5:00 - 8:00 PMExhibitor Registration & Information OpenExhibit Hall
6:00 - 7:00 PMHappy Hour & Panel Session ($25 fee at registration)
Surviving your HR Nightmare
Ballroom A
7:00 PMExhibitor Orientation (then join Happy Hour with attendees)Exhibit Hall
+ Wednesday, September 22
TimeEventLocation
7:00 AM - 6:00 PMRegistration & Information OpenTop of Escalator
7:00 AM - 7:30 PMExhibit Hall OpenExhibit Hall
7:45 - 8:00 AMConference Opening & Welcome (recognitions)Ballroom
8:00 - 9:00 AMGeneral Session Opening Keynote & Light Breakfast
Holly Hoffman

Details
Ballroom
9:00 - 9:30 AMVisit Exhibit HallExhibit Hall
9:30 - 10:30 AMBreakoutsDownstairs
10:30 - 10:40 AMTransfer Break
10:40 - 11:40 AMBreakoutsDownstairs
11:40 - 11:50 AMTransfer Break
11:40 - 12:00 PMVisit Exhibit HallExhibit Hall
11:50 - 12:00 PMSponsor AddressBallroom
12:00 - 1:00 PMGeneral Session Employment Law & LunchBallroom
1:00 - 1:20 PMIntroduce Trombold nomineesBallroom
1:20 - 2:00 PMVisit Exhibit HallExhibit Hall
2:00 - 3:00 PMBreakoutsDownstairs
3:00 - 3:10 PMTransfer Break
3:10 - 4:10 PMBreakoutsDownstairs
4:10 - 4:20 PMTransfer Break
4:20 - 5:20 PMBreakoutsDownstairs
5:20 - 7:30 PMExhibit Hall Networking Reception with appetizers & drinksExhibit Hall
+ Thursday, September 23
TimeEventLocation
7:00 - 5:30 PMRegistration & Information OpenTop of Escalator
7:00 - 5:30 PMExhibit Hall OpenExhibit Hall
7:00 - 8:00 AMVisit Exhibit HallExhibit Hall
8:00 - 9:00 AMGeneral Session Diversity & Breakfast
Melissa Dobbins

Details
Ballroom
9:00 - 9:10 AMTransfer Break
9:10 - 10:10 AMBreakoutsDownstairs
10:10 - 10:20 AMTransfer Break
10:20 - 11:20 AMBreakoutsDownstairs
11:20 - 11:30 AMTransfer Break
11:20 – 11:50 AMVisit Exhibit HallExhibit Hall
11:30 - 11:50 AMSHRM Address & Trombold Winner PresentationBallroom
11:50 - 12:50 PMGeneral Session Keynote & Lunch
Mary Kelly

Details
Ballroom
12:50 - 1:45 PMVisit Exhibit HallExhibit Hall
1:45 - 2:45 PMBreakoutsDownstairs
2:45 - 2:55 PMTransfer Break
2:55 - 3:55 PMBreakoutsDownstairs
3:55 - 4:15 PMVisit Exhibit Hall (giveaways)Exhibit Hall
4:15 - 5:15 PMGeneral Session Closing Keynote & Snack
Jon McGraw

Details
Ballroom
5:15 – 5:30 PMConference ClosingBallroom

REGISTRATION

Early Bird Registration ends July 15, 2021

 

Up to 50 hours of recertification credit available with On Demand option

(In-Person only option provides up to 15 hours).

SHRM Member $399

Wednesday Only $225

Thursday Only $225

On Demand add-on $99

Non-SHRM Member $449

Wednesday Only $250

Thursday Only $250

On Demand add-on $99

On Demand Only $299

Student $175

CANCELLATION POLICY

Cancellations minus $50 processing fee allowed through August 15th, 2021. After August 15th, only substitutions allowed.

Sheraton Hotel

Click Here to book your room – $179/night

Or call the Central Reservations Number to book via phone. You must mention that they are with Kansas State Council of SHRM in order to secure the group rate. The telephone number is: (866) 837-4214.
The cut-off date for guest rooms is scheduled for August 13, 2021. Please note, our cancellation policy is 48 hours prior to arrival. Any reservation cancelled less than 48 prior to arrival is subject to 1 night’s room & tax charge. 

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