What to Expect From the CHRO Exchange 2017

This highly interactive event offers unparalleled opportunities to network and learn from your peers. We will gather the greatest minds of HR with the most recognizable brands in the world, along with industry experts who will be presenting on the most pressing topics shaped from hands-on experience, extensive research and market intelligence. Among all the sessions to be featured at CHRO Exchange, topics of focus includes:

  • Redesigning the Employee Experience through Design Thinking
  • Strategic Workforce Planning: Overcoming the War for Talent and Skill Shortages
  • Revamping your HIPO Programs: Pitfalls to Avoid and Essentials of Success
  • CHRO and the Board: Candid Conversations
  • Innovating Succession Planning Strategies to Identify and Prepare Next-Gen Leadership
  • The Reinvention of Performance Management: Less Pain, More Gain
  • CHRO 2.0 – The Path to Success
  • Promoting an Inclusive Culture Through Impactful Initiatives for Diversity

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Great News for Attendees

SHRM 2017 seal

IQPC Exchange is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CPSM. This program is valid for 9 PDCs for the SHRM-CPSM. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit www.shrmcertification.org.

Be Inspired – Our Featured Speakers Include:

The CHRO Exchange stage is where the top HR innovators amaze you. Take a look at who will be joining us this year, and look out for other exciting announcements soon...

Andrea Ledford *2017 CHRO of the Year*


NCR Corporation

Paul Baldassari



Cathy Fraser


Mayo Clinic

Michelle DiTondo


MGM Resorts International

Riz Chand


BNSF Railway

Michael Keane


P.F. Chang's

Kathleen Weslock

Chief People Officer

Frontier Communications

Fernando Sanchez-Arias

Chief People Officer, Global Custom Commerce

The Home Depot

Larry Brand



Sakaar Anand

Former Global Head Product HR & Operations | SVP - Software Engineering

CA Technologies

Lori Costew

Head of HR, Ford Smart Mobility, Digital Services and Global Data Analytics

Ford Motors Company

Glen Goodman

VP HR & Global Talent

Sabre Corporation

Allison Vaillancourt

VP of Business and Human Resources

University of Arizona

Exceeding Expectations…

What To Expect

Keynotes & Best Practices

Strategic presentations by senior level talent executives covering topics which are top of mind issues.

Panel Discussions

An interactive and moderated conversation with key industry leaders addressing current and future issues.

Networking Roundtables

A networking experience with talent executives going through similar experiences. Share stories, ask questions and find new partners in the industry.


An in-depth discussion led by a solution provider.

Brainweave Discussions

Our signature BrainWeave sessions encourage discussion, debate and learning in an unscripted and informal setting.

Networking Dinner

Share and exchange ideas and concepts through our fun and interactive networking opportunities

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Attendees Discuss the CHRO Exchange

The Exchange Experience is unlike any other conference: There are no exhibit booths, you customize your itinerary, you learn about the solutions you need today. Attendees represent senior level HR Executives from the fastest growing companies in the world. 2 ½ days out of the office has never been more valuable until you’ve been to an Exchange.

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How To Participate as a Sponsor

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Sponsorship Prospectus

Get an introduction to our Exchange model, see some of the options we offer, and learn why this is a wise investment all in one place: the 2017 Sponsorship Prospectus.

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