Dayne Williams | Chief Executive Officer | PlanSource
Guest Keynote: Face It. Embrace It. Defy It. Conquer It!
Victoria Arlen | Paralympian, Actress, and ESPN Television Host
Digital Transformation: Building the Customer Experience of the Future
Stephanie Shields | SVP, Broker Sales | Aflac
Breakout Session Workshops
3 Strategies to Fuel Agency Growth
The benefits advisor industry is typically stereotyped as being “old school”, but businesses should be careful to avoid using that as an excuse for falling behind the competition. Bring your business and your clients into the future with this personalized, interactive workshop. You’ll learn how to improve productivity, craft a unique message that stands out from the competition, and how to market that message and take it to a larger scale.
Andy Neary | Healthcare Strategist | The Olson Group
Wellness Workshop: Breaking Barriers to Diversity and Inclusion
Employers are more dedicated than ever to providing comprehensive health and financial wellness programs to their employees. However, engagement remains a persistent challenge. This session will help employers understand how to align wellness programs with diversity and inclusion initiatives and effectively address barriers to wellness program engagement.
Uche Enemchukwu | Senior Consultant | Nelu Diversified Consulting Solutions
PLANSOURCE DEEP DIVE TRACK
Making the Most of PlanSource: An Interactive User Workshop
In this interactive deep dive workshop, PlanSource experts will go over techniques, tricks and best practices within the PlanSource system. You’ll see firsthand demos and get personalized input on how to optimize your benefits technology investment, directly from the system experts.
Breakout Session Panels
Preparing for the Future of Benefits
Leading benefits advisors have joined forces on the Eclipse stage to look into the crystal ball and describe what the future holds for benefits programs, HR strategy and technology. Our panelists will draw on years of experience to provide attendees with concrete ways to prepare their organizations for a not-so-distant future in which artificial intelligence, machine learning and bots have drastically altered the HR landscape.
Anne Burkett | National Practice Leader, HR Technology | USI
Chris Krusiewicz | Vice President | Burnham Benefits
Dennis Carlson | Founder | Agency Leverage
Real Life Success Stories
What are the steps to a successful benefits program? It’s not as simple as following instructions in a manual, but learning how others have overcome benefits and HR challenges can be one of the best ways to find your own path. We’ve gathered a panel of HR veterans who have seen it all and have great insight to share about how to take your benefits program to the next level.
Andrea Evanter | SVP – Human Capital | The CORE Group
Jeanne Achille | Founder & CEO | The Devon Group
Siona Henderson | Chief of Great People | Streetsense
Toni Gates | Chief Human Resources Officer | Reliant Rehabilitation
Breakout Session Panels
How to Future Proof Your Business
We are moving to a world that will be controlled by what we carry around in the palm of our hand. Decisions will be made about you based on an experience that occurs in the digital world, an interaction with your online brand before personal contact is even made. Whether it’s a consumer making buying decisions about a product or service or potential new talent looking for a job – brand will be everything. Join this session to discuss the implications of the digital transformation and how to use your brand to “future-proof” your business.
Frank B. Mengert | Founder | ebm
5 Ways to Use PlanSource to Achieve Your Goals
It’s easy to get overwhelmed by the long-term goals like “improving employee engagement” or “cutting benefits costs”. In this session, we’ll break down the big picture into smaller, easier steps that you can take right away to get you that much closer to your benefits and HR goals.
SaaSy Talk: Putting Innovation into Practice
Bradley Taylor | EVP, Strategic Partnerships | PlanSource
Kate Taylor | President & COO | Benefit Technology Resources
Meredith Ryan-Reid | Head of Financial Wellness and Engagement | MetLife
Srinivasan Venkatramani | Chief Product and Technology Officer | PlanSource
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