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DDI LeaderCon 2018

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Wednesday, October 24, 2018

 
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Pre-Conference Workshops
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Pre-Conference Workshops
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Welcome Reception at The Falls                    
 

Thursday, October 25, 2018

7:00 AM - 8:15 AM Breakfast & Registration
8:15 AM - 8:25 AM General Session | Welcome
8:25 AM - 8:45 AM General Session | DDI By Your Side 
Tacy Byham, Ph.D., CEO, DDI, and David Tessman-Keys, President, DDI
8:45 AM - 9:15 AM General Session | DDI's Innovation Roadmap to Better Leaders for a Better Future
Doug Reynolds, Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer, DDI
9:15 AM - 9:35 AM Morning Break
9:35 AM - 10:35 AM Keynote | Shawn Achor, New York Times best-selling author of The Happiness Advantage
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM

Breakout Sessions
Leadership Development Reimagined 
Driving Your Development Solutions | Connie Casey, Magna Training Center CAN/USA & Magna Training Programs

Building Bench Strength
Building a Leadership Bench that Transforms Your Business | John Gering, HCA Management Services

Leadership to Drive Transformation
Finding the Perfect Recipe for Empowering Associates | Quesia McCambridge, GPHR, SPHR-SCP, Bimbo Bakeries, USA

DDI Solution Session 
The Rapid Evolution of Frontline Leadership Development: Are You Ready? | Mark Busine, DDI
11:40 AM - 12:20 PM

Breakout Sessions
Leadership Development Reimagined
Emory’s Journey with Leadership Development: How we are evolving into a talent management Organization | Wanda Hayes, Ph.D., Emory University

Building Bench Strength
Transforming Leadership for the Future | Steve Pilotti and Cindy Fisher, Industrial Sector–Eaton

Leadership to Drive Transformation
200 Years of Building for the Future | Laura Kohlenberg, Bunge

Rethinking HR Systems
Talent Development: Making Performance Conversations Count | Cory Kreeck, Beachbody
12:20 PM - 1:45 PM Lunch & Innovations Lab
1:45 PM - 2:30 PM

Breakout Sessions

 
Leadership Development Reimagined
Beginning with the End in Mind | Gerri Buhl, Insperity

Igniting Impact with Women in Leadership 
Creating a Women’s Mentoring Program that Works | Lorraine Blair, CI Financial Corporation

Leadership to Drive Transformation
Creating a Culture of Leadership, Not Just Leaders | Jodi Carridice and Rossana Buonspensiere, Wawanesa Mutual Insurance

DDI Solution Session
I Want It That Way: 24/7 Flexible and Customizable Content with DDI’s Total Access License | Angelle Lafrance and Chrissy Miller, DDI
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM

Breakout Sessions
Leadership Development Reimagined
Cascading Learning Through Curation | Kate Kraus and Angela Johnson, Progressive Insurance

Building Bench Strength
Unifying Panasonic’s Talent Management Strategy | Linda Woodruff, Panasonic

Rethinking HR Systems
Selecting the Best and Brightest for Baylor Scott & White Health | Rachel Plugge, Baylor Scott & White Health

DDI Solution Session
Women in Leadership: Unleash the Potential of Women Leaders | Tacy Byham, DDI
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Innovations Lab & Afternoon Break
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM General Session | Stronger. Faster. Better: Rebuilding Sanofi's Global Leadership Program
Bill Ahern, Sanofi Group, La'Wana Harris, Sanofi US, Alex Smith, DDI
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Fun Night at Hidden Valley
 

Friday, October 26, 2018

7:00 AM - 8:15 AM Breakfast & Innovations Lab
8:15 AM - 8:45 AM General Session | Bringing the Key Principles to Life
John Verdone, Manager of Global Facilitation Excellence, DDI
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Breakout Sessions
Leadership Development Reimagined
Leadership 101: How to Make Sure Your Development Program is Just Right | Jeannie Hernandez, Envoy Air, Inc.

Igniting Impact with Women in Leadership
Chronicles of a Woman Leader | Ronda Bazley Moore, LexisNexis

Rethinking HR Systems
Reinventing Career Management with a Global Approach | Lauri Lipka, AGCO Corporation

DDI Solution Session 
The Rapid Evolution of Frontline Leadership Development: Are You Ready? | Mark Busine, DDI
9:45 AM - 10:00 AM Morning Break
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Breakout Sessions
Leadership Development Reimagined
Relevance is Key: Creating Development Programs Your Frontline Leaders Will Use | Mickey Scherer, CRH Americas Materials

Building Bench Strength
Establishing a Leadership Pipeline of Talent | Heather Swensgard, M.Ed., Western & Southern Financial Group

Leadership to Drive Transformation
Driving Business Transformation by Leveraging Assessments | Dori Ann Davis and Barbara Lech, Honeywell

DDI Solution Session
The New Learning Experience: O to O—Not A to Z | Janice Burns, DDI
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Breakout Sessions
Leadership Development Reimagined
Data Worth Dollars: How Dollar General Reinvented Their Leadership Journey | Kimberly Huffman

Leadership to Drive Transformation
Creating a Coaching Culture Within Halliburton | Rachel Walden, Halliburton

Rethinking HR Systems
Out of Thin Air: Creating a Leadership Model from Scratch | Tanuja Yalamanchili, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics

DDI Solution Session
Realizing the Lost Promise of Leadership Potential | Mark Busine
11:45 AM - 12:15 PM Lunch
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM Keynote | The Art of Leadership and the Business of Social Change | Bill Strickland, Community Leader, Author, and President and CEO of the Manchester Bidwell Corporation
1:15 PM - 1:30 PM General Session: Closing Message

 

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