HR Symposium Event

The Future of Work and Life 2.0

Gain insights into how HR executives across industries can ensure the future of work and life is one where we all succeed in ways that support our priorities as both people and professionals. Get the latest information on event details as they are continuously updated here.

Union League Club
65 West Jackson Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60604 United States



What is happening during the event on
October 13, 2022
8:00 am – 6:00 pm CDT

Attire: Business Casual

Agenda: The Future of Work & Life 2.0 Event
8:00-8:30 am 
Registration on the 5th floor & Midwest Breakfast Buffet  
8:30 am Opening Remarks from Jim Graham, CEO of Felix Global
8:45-10 am Jim Link, Keynote Presentation and Q&A
10-10:30 am Break& Networking
10:30-11:45 am The Future of Work Panel: Moderated by Nicole Johnson-Scales, Featuring Panelists Jeff Korzenik and Roberta McQuade
11:45-1 pm Executive Lunch Buffet & Networking
1-2:15 pm Harry Kraemer, Keynote Presentation and Q&A
2:15-2:45 pm Break & Networking
2:45-4:00 pm Defining Our Future Selves Panel: Moderated by Bob Ryan, Featuring Panelists Mara Swan,Elizabeth Wood and Mark Wattley
4 pm Closing Remarks by Jim Graham, CEO of Felix Global
4-6 pm Passed Hors d’oeuvres, Cocktails & Networking

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Learn about all the details, from parking and registration to lunch needs, panelists and more.

Parking at the Union League Club

The event will be taking place in the Crystal room at Union League Club in Chicago. If you are travelling by car, you have the option to either Valet or Self-park in the parking garage. At the registration desk, where name badges will be picked up on the 5th floor (which is also the location of the event), parking vouchers will be provided, which can be turned in at the end of the day at check out on the 1st floor.

Badge Pickup and Registration

Badges can be picked up at the Crystal Room Registration desk, which is located on the 5th floor.

If you have not yet registered for the event, registration will remain open until October 11th and if you have not yet received an invite, you may request one here.

Keynote Speakers

For more details on both keynote speakers and a preview of the topics they will be discussing, please see the articles on the keynotes linked below:

-Jim Link will have a keynote presentation on the future of work, click to learn more
-Harry Kraemer Jr. will be presenting about defining our future
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Work and Life Panelists

The Work panel discussion will focus on utilizing untapped talent and the need for embracing different models or risk resignations.The Life panel will cover personal career journeys, transitions and post-corporate life, including serving on boards and living a Portfolio Life.For more information on what Living a Porfolio Life means, please see our article here

Second Chance Hiring

Second Chance Hiring is one of the topics that will be discussed in the Work panel. If you would like to learn more about this topic, feel free to review the resources we have linked below:

· SHRM Getting Talent Back to Work Certification 
· The Second Chance Business Coalition 
· Dave’s Killer Bread Foundation Second Chance Playbook 
· Checkr’s Fair Chance Hiring e-book 
· Levelset’s Fair Chance Hiring Assessment 
· Jeff Korzenic's Untapped Talent: How Second Chance Hiring Works for Your Business and the Community
· Healthcare Industry Tool Kit for Second Chance Hiring
Harvard Business Review's article: How Employers Can Set Formerly Incarcerated Workers Up for Success

Special Dietary Needs?
If you have any have dietary restrictions, we are happy to accommodate. Please email Maggie Adams or call (312) 994-9500.

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