Agenda

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

  • Expert Workshop
    What is the Latest Research in Workplace Health Promotion?
    Dr. Ron Goetzel, Truven Health Analytics, Johns Hopkins University
    7:45 – 8:20am

  • Tapping into the Employee Experience of the Future
    David Osborne, President & Chief Operating Officer, Virgin Pulse
    Ron Hildebrandt, SVP of Products, Virgin Pulse
    8:30 – 9:15am

  • Bridging The Gap: Communicating With Millennials & Other Generations
    Hannah Ubl, Research Director, Keynote Speaker & Consultant, Bridgeworks
    Scott Zimmer, Keynote Speaker & Consultant, Bridgeworks
    9:15 – 10:15am

  • Client Panel Discussion
    Communicating Wellbeing & Engaging Diverse Populations
    Moderator: Melissa Frieswick, SVP of Sales for Strategic Accounts, Virgin Pulse
    Leah Holzwarth, Manager, Health & Wellness, Wespath
    Kelly Shahnami, CREATION Health Consultant, Florida Hospital
    Dennis Ogbe, Global Wellness Specialist, Brown-Forman
    10:30 – 11:30am

  • Good People: Culture and Leadership in the Age of the Employee Experience
    Tony Tjan, Founder & Managing Partner of the Cue Ball Group, author of Good People
    11:30 – 12:15pm

  • The Basic Care & Feeding of Homo Sapiens: Are We TRULY Clueless?
    Dr. David Katz, founding Director of Yale University's Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center & the True Health Initiative
    1:30 – 2:15pm

  • Breakout Sessions
    45 minute sessions, 2:15 – 4:15pm

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

    2:15 – 3:00pm
    The Making of a Wellness Champion: How Brown-Forman Created an Exceptional Program
    Rebecca Hurst, Manager of Global Benefits & Wellness Strategy, Brown-Forman

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

    2:15 – 3:00pm
    The Buzz About Wearables: How Devices can Spark Employee Engagement
    Mark Fritts, Director of Product Marketing, Fitbit
    Sherry Shirah, Sr Director of Product Management, Virgin Pulse

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

    2:15 – 3:00pm
    Workplace Programs, Policies and Environmental Supports to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease
    Dr. Ron Goetzel, Truven Health Analytics, Johns Hopkins University

  • TRACK ONE: Client Learnings & Best Practices

    3:30 – 4:15pm
    Lessons Learned on the Path to High Employee Engagement
    Stan Gergen, VP of Total Rewards, Kuehne + Nagel
    Brent Henry, Sr Client Success Manager, Virgin Pulse

  • TRACK TWO: New Technology & Product Insights

    3:30 – 4:15pm
    Better than Money: Motivating People with Cashless Rewards
    Dr. BJ Fogg, Director of the Persuasive Technology Lab, Stanford University
    Carrie Varoquiers, VP of Global Impact, Workday
    Lizzy Barber, Sr Product Manager, Virgin Pulse

  • TRACK THREE: Expert Advice & Research

    3:30 – 4:15pm
    Driving Employee Engagement & Organizational Success Through Technology
    David Parfitt, VP of Product, Virgin Pulse

  • People's Choice Award Winner & Closing Remarks
    Wendy Werve, Chief Marketing Officer, Virgin Pulse
    4:20 – 4:30pm