The Los Angeles HR Star Conference draws 850+ HR professionals from
terrific organizations in Southern California. Come celebrate our 18th year!

*** Registration for LA HR Star 2017 is now closed. ***

There will be 17 different sessions on Thursday, March 16, 2017.

Keynote Address:
How to Reach Your Potential and Become the Greatest HR Leader that You Can Be
Dr. Earl Suttle
CEO & Founder of Leadership Success International, LLC

Top 10 Workplace Investigation Mistakes
Allison West, Esq., SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Managing Principal, Employment Practices Specialists

Essential Tactics to Combat Unconscious Bias in the Workplace
Katherin Nukk-Freeman, Esq.
Co-Founder & President, SHIFT HR Compliance Training, LLC

2017 Wage-Hour Legal Update
Maria C. Rodriguez, Esq.
Partner, DLA Piper LLP

"What Have You Done with the Person I Hired?":
Interviewing Techniques & Behavioral Analysis
David Thompson, CFI®
Director of Investigations, Research and Innovation,
Wicklander-Zulawski & Associates, Inc.

From Hustle to Flow: The Future of Work
Deborah Moroz, J.D., SPHR
Founder and CEO, HROIC

Explore the Top HR Trends for 2017
Jocelyn Lincoln, M.A.
Vice President, Americas Recruiting, Kelly Services

Navigating the Post-Election ACA Waters
Liliana O. Salazar, Esq.
Chief Compliance Officer, Western Region, HUB International

Transform Your Organization by Creating a Culture of Deep Connection
Sean Kelly
CEO, SnackNation

Steps to a "Rightful" Termination: How to Terminate without Getting Sued
Deborah Birndorf Zeiler, Esq., MBA
Partner, Birndorf Law Offices, APC

Dealing with the Cost of Retaining Employees Beyond their Normal Retirement Years
John W. Spach, AIF, C(k)P
Managing Director, Southern California NFP Retirement

Leaves of Absence: Untangling the Ever-Changing Web
Helene Wasserman, Esq.
Shareholder, Littler Mendelson, P.C.

Expansion of California's Fair Pay Act: Important Developments & New Obligations
Leonora “Lenny” Schloss, Esq.
Shareholder, Employment and Labor Group, Jackson Lewis P.C.

Bullying in the Workplace
Lauraine Bifulco
President and Principal Consultant, Vantaggio HR

HR's Challenge of Not Being Everything to Everyone
Bruce L. Calvin, J.D.
President, Calvin Associates, Inc.

Creating Dynamic Teams: Getting Beyond the Wishing Well
Candice Gottlieb-Clark, MS, CRC, BCE
President, Dynamic Team Solutions

7 Steps to Creating Bulletproof Documentation
Allison West, Esq., SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Managing Principal, Employment Practices Specialists