IDEA Stage

Snack-sized sessions about HR issues & solutions from our Exhibitors on the Trade Show floor

Join host Jan Keck on the Trade Show floor for 18-minute TED-style presentations & 2-minute Q&As  from our Exhibitors at our new IDEA Stage. We’ll cover a broad range of subjects from disability management, departing employee investigations, and leadership communications to assessing employee culture, aptitude, and much more.


IDEA Stage Presentation Schedule

Wednesday, January 22

9:45am People & Culture: Shaping Your Business Growth Speaker: Annie (Evangelist – Zoho) ZOHO Corporation Booth 726
10:15am Financial Wellness In The Workplace: Healthier Employees, Happier Workplace Speaker: Maria Vranas Financial Consumer Agency of Canada Booth 706
2:15 pm Departed Employee Investigations: Understand the Risk Speakers: Joseph Coltson, Chris MacDonald & Frank Romita PwC Booth 124
2:45 pm Financial First Aid: Building Your Workplace Financial Wellness Program Speaker: Anne Arbour Credit Counseling Society Booth 134

Thursday, January 23

10:00am “Employee Cultural Profile Report & Employee Cultural Gaps and Barriers Report” Assessment Speaker: Bill Dennis Cultural & Generational Training Booth 141
11:40am Interview with Hush Blankets, a social business Speaker: Nisse Vaya Desjardins Booth 727
2:00pm Addressing Depression and Anxiety in the Workplace Speaker: Dave Phillips TeksMed Services Inc. Booth 414
2:45pm Be Marketable by Becoming Remarkable – 4 steps to Success in Your Job Search Speaker: Robert J Weese Toastmasters District 60 Booth 645
3:30pm Data Analytics with Personality Speaker: Jag Nijjar D-Teck Solutions Inc Booth 520