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    SHRM 2023 Conference: HR UNITED

    Date: August 18, 2023, 8:00am – 5:00pm
    Dusit Thani Guam Resort
    1227 Pale San Vitores Road
    Tamuning, 96913
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    The SHRM Guam Chapter is excited to launch the 2023 SHRM Guam Annual Conference entitled HR United – Taking HR to New Heights, to be held in person on August 18, 2023, at the Dusit Thani Guam Resort!

    Get ready to be lifted to new heights! SHRM Guam has planned a day filled with inspiration and takeaways that will help elevate you as an HR or Business Professional.

    Meet Your Keynote Speakers:

    • Milton J. Perkins, PhD., SVP, ActOne Government Solutions, Inc.
      • Dr. P returns as he shares insightful information such as Leadership Development, DE&I, Workforce Planning, and HR Strategy Development.
    • EEOC Commissioner Keith Sonderling
      • Hear directly from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) for the first time in Guam. EEOC Commissioner Keith Sonderling will be here to speak on the EEOC’s agenda and discuss issues the EEOC considers hot topics in today’s workplace.
    • John “JR” Register, President & CEO, Inspired Communications International, LLC.
      • Mr. John Register will inspire you to overcome adversity.  Human capital managers should all be empowered to take workers, the workplace, and work to new heights.  To do this, we must understand why we stop moving when facing challenges.  You will learn how to move and inspire employees to excel beyond the challenges of creating a better work environment.

    You will also hear from a panel of some of Guam’s well-known Chief Executive Officers on our CEO Panel! The panel will discuss the relationship between the C-suite and HR and what the C-suite needs from the HR professionals to help manage its human capital.

    This year’s conference will also have (2) two Breakout Sessions:

    • Legal & Compliance Issues
      • Mr. Patrick Candoleta, U.S. Department of Labor
        • Presenting updates on the department’s enforcement efforts in Guam and addressing any hot issues related to the workplace in Guam.
      • Magistrate Judge Jonathan Quan, Guam Superior Court
        • Presenting: "My Employee was Arrested. What Happens Now?"
    • HR Leadership & Development
      • Darlene Garcia, The Grief Recovery Method
        • With rising issues surrounding mental health in the workplace, HR Professionals and Business Leaders must understand how to manage grief in the workplace. Darlene Garcia will help us understand the grieving process to develop policies in addressing these situations.
      • Dr. Erika Anderson & Mary Kate Soliva, The Guam Rights Initiative
        • The Guam Human Rights Initiative will define human trafficking, bring awareness to the issue on a local level, and aid HR and Business Leaders in identifying when it occurs, reporting, and addressing the issue in the workplace.

    You won’t want to miss out on the highly anticipated event of the year!

    Flight No: 2023
    Departure: August 18, 2023, 8:00 am
    Arrival: August 18, 2023, 5:00 pm
    Destination: Dusit Thani Resort Guam

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