HR and Technology Professionals to Gather at Annual Expo
Dallas — Feb. 19
HR and technology professionals throughout the southwest will gather to network and participate in the region’s largest HR technology event of the year to be held in Texas on March 6.
The third annual IHRIM-DFW Texas Talent Management & HR Systems Regional Expo will take place March 6 from 7:45am to 5:30pm at the Frisco Convention Center in Frisco, Texas, a suburb north of Dallas. Registration for the event is open and early-bird pricing ends soon.
The expo will include keynote addresses on leveraging technology to enable strategic talent management by Jim Holincheck, research vice president at Gartner, and IHRIM’s 2008 HR technology forecast by Jacqueline Kuhn, senior director of corporate and administrative systems at OfficeMax and chairman of the IHRIM board.
Another exciting aspect of this event is the morning Talent Management Systems (TMS) Suites Vendor Challenge and the afternoon HCM Vendor Challenge. Both sessions will be moderated panel discussions with the morning session including such notable vendors as Authoria, Cornerstone OnDemand, Plateau, SuccessFactors, Taleo and Vurv, and the afternoon session including ExponentHR, Oracle, SAP, Ultimate Software and Workday. There will also be a reception for cocktails and networking at the end of the day.
Included in this daylong event are educational sessions on Creating a Successful HR Technology Strategic Plan, From Recruiting to Strategic Talent Acquisition, Developing a Proactive Communication Strategy for Talent Acquisition and Real-Life Stories of Pay for Performance.
Exhibitors at the Roundup, sponsored by Oracle, include Aquire, Authoria, Cornerstone OnDemand, Crouch Slavin & Co., Dallas HR Management Association, ERE, First Advantage, HCI, HR-XML, HRchitect, IHRIM-DFW, KM Consulting Group, SilkRoad Technology, Starr Tincup, SuccessFactors, Ultimate Software, Vurv and Workscape. Other sponsors of the Roundup include SAP, Taleo, ExponentHR, Plateau, Assess Systems and Workday.
As an added incentive to attend, the first 100 registered attendees also will receive a free copy of HRchitect’s forthcoming “The Suite Life of Integrated Talent Management” report, which carries a value of $495.