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Come celebrate our 17th year in Atlanta!

The Atlanta HR Star Conference draws 925 HR professionals
from terrific organizations in Georgia and Alabama.

There will be 21 sessions on Thursday, September 6, 2018.

Keynote Address:
Top HR Risks You Can't Ignore
Allison West, Esq., SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Managing Principal, Employment Practices Specialists




"Employers are from Mars, Employees are from Venus":
Top 10 Things Employees Really Want in the Workplace

Angela Reddock-Wright, Esq.
Managing Partner, Reddock Law Group, Los Angeles




Sexual Harassment in the #MeToo Era
David Gevertz, Esq.
Shareholder & Managing Director of Advocacy
Hannah E. Jarrells, Esq., Associate
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, P.C.




Workplace Investigations
Kelly Charles-Collins, Esq., MBA
Speaker, Author & Consultant, HR Legally Speaking
Partner, Smoak, Chistolini & Barnett, PLLC




Diversity, Inclusion & Intentionality: What is HR's Role in Impacting D&I?
Shatanese Reese, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Trainer, Executive Coach & Speaker




Creating a Top Workplace: Insights from Leading Workplaces of Atlanta
Fraser Marlow
Director of Research, Energage




"You Can't Handle the Truth": Interviewing the Egotistical Subject
David Thompson, CFI®
VP of Operations, Wicklander-Zulawski & Associates, Inc.




HR's Secret Weapons: The Power of AI & Analytics
Keith Webb
Director of SaaS Technology, Ultimate Software




HR Professionals as Problem Solvers: Tools that Top Mediators Use to
Resolve Workplace Conflicts

Angela Reddock-Wright, Esq.
Managing Partner, Reddock Law Group, Los Angeles




HR Metrics: How to Educate, Facilitate & Motivate
Seth Davies
Managing Partner, Competitive Solutions, Inc.




Background Screening Trends for 2018
Jeff Ernste
Vice President, Orange Tree Employment Screening




What Happens In Vegas? Sanctioning Employees for Off-Duty Misconduct
David Gevertz, Esq.
Shareholder & Managing Director of Advocacy
Hannah E. Jarrells, Esq., Associate
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC




"Embrace the Change": Interactive Tools & Skills to Help Teams
Accept Change and Overcome Uncertainty

Dave Collins
Founder & CEO, Oak and Reeds




Building a Compassionate Culture One Generation at a Time
Tonia Morris
Senior HR Consultant, Simply HR & More




Hot Topics in Wage-Hour Law for 2018 & Litigation Errors to Avoid
Clare Draper, Esq.
Partner, Alston and Bird LLP




Managing the Intersection of Complex Leaves of Absence in 2018:
The ADAAA, FMLA & Workers' Compensation

Peter N. Hall, Esq.
Shareholder, Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Aughtry




How to Define Your Organization's Working Values &
Hire in Accordance with these Core Beliefs

Dave Collins
Founder & CEO, Oak and Reeds




Purposeful Leadership: Empowering Leaders with
Vision, Determination and Value

Juliet Hall
Creator, Own Your Opportunities®




Leveraging Generations in the Workplace
Nancy J. Lewis, PHR, SHRM-CP, MS, RCC
President, Progressive Techniques, Inc.




Unconscious Bias in the Workplace
Kelly Charles-Collins, Esq., MBA
Speaker, Author & Consultant, HR Legally Speaking
Partner, Smoak, Chistolini & Barnett, PLLC




Tools and Skills for More Effective Interviewing
Dave Collins
Founder & CEO, Oak and Reeds