Design Thinking for Human Resources

When done successfully, human centered design enhances the user experiences at every touch point and fuels the creation of products and services that deeply resonate with customers. The HR world has taken notice. 

Join us this August in Chicago at the Design Thinking for HR conference to learn how to effectively leverage design thinking to transform HR’s people, processes and technology.

MEET YOUR DESIGN THINKERS

Benoit Hardy-Vallée PhD

Associate Partner, Canadian Lead - HR Reinvention (T&E)
IBM

Karen Kocher

General Manager, 21st Century Skills & Employability
Microsoft

Lydia Wu

Senior Manager, Talent Analytics
Panasonic

Becki Cedrone

Director of Alumni & Community Marketing
The Coca-Cola Company

John Lawrence

Senior Data Governance Leader - HR Analytics & Reporting
GE

Fernando Sanchez-Arias

Director, Learning Organization
The Home Depot

Lisa Morris

Human-Centered Employee Experience Design & Service Design | Organizational Anthropology & Innovation
XPLOR

Christopher Koch

Director of Talent Development
NBCUniversal

Daniel Zumbrunnen

Senior Director, Talent Development
NBCUniversal Media

Cornelia Kunert

Employee Experience & Engagement Expert
Pro Insurance Solutions

Rohith Rai

Leader of Performance Management & Quality Analytics
UTHCM

Margaret Maupin

Senior Leader - Talent Acquisition and Engagement
Allstate

Jennifer Price

Director, Innovation Development
Vizient, Inc.

101 University Class for Beginners

90 Minute Sprints on Culture, Journey Mapping, Agile & Leadership

Thought Leaders & Ground Breakers in DT for HR

No Hotel Conference Room.

No Death by PPT

Actionable Themes

Embed a Design Thinking Mindset into the Organization

Engage Employees more Effectively

Upgrade and Re-Focus Performance Management

Successfully and Efficiently Transform HR Processes

Create Greater Learning and Development Outcomes

Conference Schedule

August 19 - 21, 2019

August
19

WORKSHOP DAY

Dive right in to some interactive learning with your peers and the executives who do business best. Choose up to three topical workshops.

August
20

MAIN CONFERENCE DAY ONE

Immerse yourself in the next generation of customer experience with keynote sessions, panel discussions, Interactive Discussion Groups and comprehensive expo hall. 

August
21

MAIN CONFERENCE DAY TWO + SITE TOUR

Learn from the best during our hands-on site tour day. An unparalleled opportunity to get an inside look at Electronic Arts, Visa and LegalZoom. 

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