Tuesday at SHRM17

Jun 20, 2017

Greetings and welcome to another full day at #SHRM17. 

To all you early risers going to the 7:00 a.m. sessions, we applaud you.

See the Conference Today icon in the app for news from the conference, including the connection between HSAs and 401(k)s and how to make ratingless performance management systems work.

Keynote Speaker

In today's general session, The Table Group president and founder Patrick Lencioni will explore the individual team member, revealing the three indispensable virtues that make some people better team players than others. You'll leave with insights that will help you bring about a culture of collaboration.

Doors open at 8:00 a.m., session starts at 8:30 a.m.

Last Chance at the SHRM Exposition  

Today is your last opportunity to visit the SHRM Exposition, as it closes for good at 2:00 p.m., after the Grand Prize Drawing at 1:30 p.m. Remember that you must be present to win!


Stop by the SHRMStore in the Connection Zone for all sorts of cool HR merchandise and the best selection of books and materials specifically geared to your needs. 

Tuesday Night Show 

You won't want to miss this show! Doors open for Harry Connick Jr. at 6:30 p.m. and the show starts at 8:00 p.m. in Halls D/E. Don't forget your wristband!

Smart Stage

We kick off another full day of sessions at the Smart Stage at 7:30 a.m. in the Connection Zone, so stop by and check them out. 

HR Knowledge Advisor Central 

New this year and available to SHRM members and nonmembers only at SHRM17! Do you need help with your HR questions? Want to learn more about what the Ask an Advisor service has to offer? Stop by the HR Knowledge Advisor Central to meet with SHRM Knowledge Advisors*. Questions will be addressed on a first-come, first-served basis.
Can't find time to stop by at the conference? As always, SHRM's Ask an HR Advisor service is available to SHRM members Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET.

Location: Connection Zone

  • Monday and Tuesday from 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.   

    Questions most often addressed by the HR Knowledge Advisors are related to FMLA and Compensation, however they can also assist with questions related to these topics:
  • Behavioral competencies
  • Benefits
  • California (and other states)
  • Employee relations
And more!

*SHRM's Knowledge Advisors are not attorneys and they cannot provide legal advice. While they can generally discuss employment laws and regulations, they cannot and will not advise attendees on application of the law to the attendee's particular facts. They provide general information which is not a substitute for legal advice.

Wi-Fi Access 

Free Wi-Fi, sponsored by Paychex, will be available for attendees at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center:

Network: shrm17

Please note: There is no password required to access the network. 

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