Program Agenda

2018 Employee Engagement Summit

Wednesday, June 27

12:00-1:00: Networking Lunch 

1:00-5:00: Pre-Conference Program

  • Part A: (Re)Defining the CSR Role, Career Path, and You
  • Part B: Effective Strategies and Tips for Being Successful in Your Work 
  • Part C: Group Coaching 

Faculty: Michael Carren, Matthew Nelson, Peter Dudley, Tiffany Calderon, Heather Wright, Katy Friesz 

          30 participants max due to room restrictions

5:30-7:30 PM: Informal networking 

Thursday, June 28

8:00-8:30 AM: Registration open, Breakfast available

8:30-9:00: Welcome 

9:00-10:30: General Session #1Tackling Today’s Social Issues and Igniting Employee Activism –  Andrew Davis/Coca-Cola 

10:30-10:45: Break

10:45-12:00: General Session #2 — Leveraging CSR Communication and Marketing Channels to Tell Your Story – Megan Maltenfort and Jackie Lagratta/Campbell’s 

12:00 – 1:00: Lunch and Networking 

1:00 – 2:15: General Session #3Innovative Approaches to Aligning Employee Engagement and Corporate Purpose Tim McClimon/American Express and Jennifer Flynn/KPMG

2:15-2:30: Break

2:30-4:00: General Session #4Improving Employee Engagement Impact through Innovative NGO PartnershipsMichael Bzdak/Johnson & Johnson 

4:00 – 5:00 Workshop Block

  • Engaging Harder to Reach Employees through Skills-Based VolunteeringCommon Impact with John Hancock, JPMorgan Chase, Marriott,and Wells Fargo.
  • Connecting Social Issues and Employee Activism with your Brand – Kirsten Morrell/Best Buy 

5:00 – 5:15 PM: Closing


5:30-7:00PM: Networking Event