Agenda

 
  • Morning Wellbeing Activity
    5K Run/Walk, Yoga/Meditation
    6:30 – 7:30am

  • Event Welcome
    8:30 – 8:45am

  • Welcome to Thrive
    Chris Boyce, CEO, Virgin Pulse
    8:45 – 9:30am

  • Shawn Achor
    Author of The Happiness Advantage
    9:30 – 10:30am

  • Susan David
    Author of Emotional Agility
    10:45 – 12:00pm

  • Breakout Sessions
    45 minute sessions, 1:15 – 5:00pm

  • TRACK ONE
    Client Learnings & Best Practices
    TRACK ONE: Client Learnings & Best Practices

    1:15 – 2:00pm
    Integrated Wellbeing Success in a Global Company Landscape
    Chelsea Brown, MHS, Wellness Specialist, Micron, Inc.

  • TRACK TWO
    New Technology & Product Insights
    TRACK TWO: New Technology & Product Insights

    1:15 – 2:00pm
    Driving Employee Engagement & Organizational Success Through Technology
    David Parfitt, Virgin Pulse

  • TRACK THREE
    Expert Advice & Research
    TRACK THREE: Expert Advice & Research

    1:15 – 2:00pm
    Value-On-Investment & Business Results: Results from Central Michigan University
    Andrew Jacobus, VP of Analytics, Virgin Pulse

  • TRACK ONE: Client Learnings & Best Practices

    2:15 – 3:00pm
    Leveraging Virgin Pulse Engage to Drive Culture, Wellbeing, and Growth
    Julie Andrews, Global Wellbeing Program Manager, HP
    Gen Barron, VP of Total Rewards, Medtronic

  • TRACK TWO: New Technology & Product Insights

    2:15 – 3:00pm
    New Technology & Innovations from Virgin Pulse
    Ron Hildebrandt, Virgin Pulse

  • TRACK THREE: Expert Advice & Research

    2:15 – 3:00pm
    TBD

  • TRACK ONE: Client Learnings & Best Practices

    3:30 – 4:15pm
    Communications & Integrations: How PSEG Uses Social Networks & Hub Technology to Reach Employees
    Kathleen Kostecki, Health & Welfare Manager, PSEG

  • TRACK TWO: New Technology & Product Insights

    3:30 – 4:15pm
    Mindfulness for Competitive Advantage. Training a Healthy, High Performance Culture with Emotional Intelligence Skills
    Joe Burton, Founder and CEO of Whil Concepts, Inc

  • TRACK THREE: Expert Advice & Research

    3:30 – 4:15pm
    A New Chapter: Delivering on Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Health and Wellbeing
    Scott Ryan, Director of Data Science, Virgin Pulse
    Olivia Sackett, Director of Research & Analytics, Virgin Pulse

  • TRACK ONE: Client Learnings & Best Practices

    4:15 – 5:00pm
    Medical Cost Management & Wellness Programming
    Jamie Aslin, MS, ATC, CSCS, NSCA-CPT, ACSM CEP, Team Leader- Ergonomics, Health, and Wellness, Los Alamos National Laboratory

  • TRACK TWO: New Technology & Product Insights

    4:15 – 5:00pm
    TBD

  • TRACK THREE: Expert Advice & Research

    4:15 – 5:00pm
    Surviving & Thriving: Resilient Employees Make Resilient Businesses
    Dr. David Batman, MSc, MB.ChB, FFOM, Consultant and Specialist in Occupational Health and member of the Virgin Pulse Science Advisory Board; Rajiv Kumar, MD, President & Chief Medical Officer, Virgin Pulse

  • Cocktail Party
    Dinner, live music, lawn games & more
    7:00 – 10:00pm