Day 1, General Sessions
September 16, 2020 - |
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Day 1, General Sessions - 09/16/2020
|10:05 am - 10:30 am
Chairperson's Welcome & Speed Networking: Get to Know Your Peers & Common Employee Communication Challenges Faced in 2020 - Internal Comms Pro
Sara Jackson, Executive Director | Internal Comms Pro
Welcome to the 4th Annual Digital Workplace Summit.
We are halfway through 2020 and the world of internal communications has been forever changed.
During this networking session we encourage you to turn on your camera to "meet" your IC peers from across the nation. You'll have this opportunity to discuss your challenges with your peers and find commonalities for what you're experiencing.
|10:30 am - 11:15 am
Virtual Training: How to Get Your Leaders Excited About Digital Transformation With Office 365 - C5 Insight
Geoff Ables, Managing Partner | C5 Insight
Digital workplace projects promise to transform companies from tired legacy thinking into teams of engaged employees that disrupt their competitors.
But, let's be honest, these projects have a way of getting off track. In fact, 60-80% of digital workplace projects fail. Two of the most frequently sited reasons: not understanding the unique planning process, and no plan for change management.
This session will dive into what should be included in your O365 roadmap, what applications to use and what to consider leaving out. You'll go beyond technology and into changing how your business thinks about people.
Participate in group exercises that you can bring back to your team including a deeper knowledge of how to:
|11:15 am - 11:20 am
Morning Refreshments and & Networking Break
Take this time to grab refreshments and check your email.
Be sure to check the chat window to add your thoughts on the question that has been asked.
|11:20 am - 11:35 am
Creating and Sustaining a Values Driven Culture Through Multiple Channels - Leverage, powered by Clickstop
John Spanczak, Director of Employee Engagement Services | Leverage powered by Clickstop, Inc.
How you work is just as important at the work you do. Build consensus around core values and key behaviors that make up the expectations for how you work by establishing a values-driven culture. A sustainable culture is propelled by multiple digital channels designed to introduce, measure, discuss, and align employee significance and impact.
Leave this session ready to identify the most important information, define your values, and create a work environment that fuels employee's collaboration. You'll also gain ideas to help you:
|11:40 am - 11:55 am
Get the Right Messages to the Right People, at the Right Time - Atlantis, The Palm Dubai
Kristina Vaneva, Director, Employee Engagement & Internal Communications | Atlantis Dubai
Details coming soon!
|12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Lunch Break & Networking Opportunity - Sessions Will Resume at 1:00 PM
This will be a one hour break allowing you to catch up with your work and grab a bite to eat.
Feel free to join your peers in a breakout room at any time to continue the conversation.
|1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Virtual Training: Leveraging A.I. to Take Your Internal Communications to the Next Level - Cerkl
Tarek Kamil, CEO & Founder | Cerkl
Will A.I. take your job? No, just the opposite. A.I. will finally help you level the playing field.
In this session, you’ll not only learn the implications of A.I. to internal communications, but you’ll have the unique opportunity to dive into actual companies that have implemented A.I. successfully. You’ll see first-hand why they did it and the results they are seeing.
Leave this session knowledgeable about A.I. and equipped with the information needed to convince your leaders that employee engagement is an investment worth making, including:
|1:45 pm - 2:00 pm
Using a Mobile App to Connect a Disconnected Workforce - Phillips 66
Laurie Madden, Sr. Advisor, Digital Projects, Corporate Communications | Phillips 66
What if your employees told you the communication tools you’re using aren’t working? We got an app for that!
Learn first hand how Phillips66 implemented an internal mobile app. The app has allowed their employees to get timely, consistent, relevant content where they are. The mobile app is an ever-evolving nimble digital solution that’s allowed them to bring their communications into the future.
Leave this session ready to make the case for a mobile app in your organization, including understanding why:
|2:05 pm - 2:20 pm
Internal Communications Throughout the Pandemic - PGA Tour
Dave Cordero, Director of Internal Communications | PGA Tour
Full details coming soon!
|2:25 pm - 2:40 pm
Close of Day 1: Final Questions