Special Event

2020 Virtual CHRO Summit
Schedule of Events

The virtual CHRO Summit will take place over two days. To facilitate discussion, seating is limited, so register soon!.

Day 1
Agile Leadership
COVID-19 Return to Campus Challenges

1:00-1:15 p.m. EDT Welcome and Introductions
1:15-2:45 p.m. EDT Agile Leadership The future of HR is agile, and CHROs have a key role to play. This session will focus on the impact of agile leadership on the HR landscape. Our presenters will share how lean-agile leadership techniques and HR practices create a high engagement-high impact environment that thrives on empowerment, collaboration and diversity and inclusion. Join us to learn lean-agile and hear about one university’s transformation story.

Marie Williams, Associate Vice Chancellor for Human Resources, and members of her team at North Carolina State University

2:45-3:00 p.m. EDT  Break
3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT  Return to Campus and the Impact of COVID-19

Kelli Shuman, Associate Vice President for Human Resources and Chief Human Resources Officer at Elon University, and Jay Stephens, Vice President for Human Capital Services at Kansas State University

4:00-4:45 p.m. EDT Informal Connect in Small Groups
4:45-5:00 p.m. EDT  Summary and Closing Comments

Day 2
Developing Leaders and Ourselves
CHRO as Leader and Champion to Eliminate Racial Inequity

1:00-1:15 p.m. EDT Welcome and Introductions
1:15-2:45 p.m. EDT Learning to Fly: Developing Next Leaders and Ourselves — What does it take to be successful in the CHRO role? What are the changing expectations and priorities? Based on Kincentric and Aon’s “Learning to Fly” research, this session will examine the study results, how expectations are changing, and what HR leaders can do to prepare the next generation of CHROs.

Mike Rask, Senior Vice President and National Practice Leader, Higher Education at Aon; John Whelan, Vice President for Human Resources at Indiana University; and Jenny Wich, Partner and Southwest/West Market Leader, Kincentric

2:45-3:00 p.m. EDT  Break
3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT  CHRO as Champion and Facilitator Regarding Race

Barbara Abercrombie, Chief Human Capital Officer at University of North Texas System, and Sheraine Gilliam-Holmes, Executive Director and Chief Human Resources Officer at Austin Peay State University

4:00-4:45 p.m. EDT Informal Connect in Small Groups
4:45-5:00 p.m. EDT  Summary and Closing Comments

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