HR Conference

2017 Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

ABC Apprenticeship & Training Trust
ABC Insurance Trust
Assured Partners, Illinois
Husch Blackwell
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
Hausmann Johnson Insurance
R & R Insurance
Sentry Insurance

Gold Sponsors

AON
Ansay & Associates
Crystal Computer Consulting
Dave Jones, Inc.
Designz Screen & Embroidery
First Business Bank
HNI Risk Advisors
M3 Insurance
Mega Rentals, Inc.
The Payroll Company
 Reesman's Excavating & Grading, Inc.
Results4You, LLC
The Payroll Company
Tradesmen International
Trillium Construction Services
Verona Safety
Quartz

Silver Sponsors

Charterpoint Wealth Strategies
Delta Dental of Wisconsin
Wegner CPAs
Wipfli CPAs & Consultants
Wons Background Investigations, LLC

Bronze Sponsors

Total Technology Solutions Group, TTSG, Inc.
Willis Towers Watson

October 25-26, 2017
Kalahari Resort & Conference Center -  Wisconsin Dells

2017 Schedule

Early Bird Session - October 25, 2017

6:00 pm
6:30 pm
General Session: Legal Update: Significant Cases and Developments in 2017
Social with Exhibitors


Legal Update: Significant Cases and Developments in 2017

Doug Witte, Attorney, Boardman & Clark LLP and Mark Johnson, Attorney, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

Early Bird Social & Exhibits


Regular Session - October 26, 2017

7:00 am
8:00 am
9:30 am
10:00 am
11:30 am
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
2:30 pm
3:30 pm
Registration/Breakfast/Welcome
Breakout 1
Break with Exhibitors
Breakout 2
Lunch with Speaker: Mission Driven Customer Service, John McHugh, Kwik Trip
Breakout 3
Ice Cream Social Break
Breakout 4
Conference Ends

War for Talent Track:

Breakout 1 - Attracting and Recruiting Talent from Middle School to High School to College. (Roundtable Discussion)   Nicole Frank, HR manager, Dave Jones; Melissa Shanks, Agent, GLIC; and Elizabeth Roddy, Recruitment and Training Director, ABC of WI Training and Trust. 

Breakout 2 - Growing Your Business by Improving Knowledge Transfer within Your Organization.  Ken Collins, Certified Coach with John Maxwell Team, Results4you, LLC

Breakout 3 - Tips to Improve Your Contracts with Employees and to Avoid Contracts You Don’t Want.   Mark Johnson, Attorney, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

Breakout 4 - Cultivating Long-Term Employees.  Deb Marshall, HR Consultant, Wipfli, LLC

HR Boot Camp Track:

Breakout 1 - HR Boot Camp 101: An Employment Law Primer. Josh Levy and Tiffany Hutchens, Attorneys at Husch Blackwell

Breakout 2 - HR Boot Camp 201: Mastering the Basics.  Attorneys Josh Levy and Tiffany Hutchens, Husch Blackwell

Breakout 3 - HR Boot Camp 301: Complex HR Matters and Case Studies. Attorneys Josh Levy and Tiffany Hutchens, Husch Blackwell

Breakout 4 - Advanced Topics in Performance Reviews: Handling Problem Employees. Attorneys Josh Levy and Tiffany Hutchens, Husch Blackwell

Human Resources Track:

Breakout 1 - Pay for Performance - What Works (and What Doesn’t).  Patrick Glynn, Senior Consultant, Carlson Dettmann Consulting

Breakout 2 - Auditing Your Employee Handbook Relative to New Developments in Labor & Employment Legislation and Case Law.  Mark Goldstein, Attorney, Goldstein Law Group

Breakout 3 - Compensation Challenges In Construction - Trends, Planning, & Strategies.   Jeff Robinson, President, PAS

Breakout 4 - Legal Update: Significant Cases and Developments in 2017.   Doug Witte, Attorney, Boardman & Clark LLP

Accounting Track:

Breakout 1 - Basics of Risk Transfer: Indemnification, Certificates of Insurance and Bonding.   Anthony J. Anzelmo, Partner, Husch Blackwell and Jay Zahn, Bond Specialist, R&R Insurance

Breakout 2 - Travel Pay and Other Wage & Hour Compliance Pitfalls.  Doug Witte, Attorney Boardman & Clark LLP

Breakout 3 - Cash is King: Strategies for Improving and Understanding Your Cash Flow.   John Folsom, CPA – Wegner CPAs

Breakout 4 - Payroll, Time/Labor: Making the most of outsourcing.  Melissa Versnik, Vice President of Business Development, The Payroll Company (TPC)

Use this link to register online

See the Brochure

Room block expires September 5th

Rate $112.00

Phone number: 877-253-5466

Mention you are with "ABC of WI Human Resources Conference" 



Associated Builders and Contractors of Wisconsin
5330 Wall Street, Madison, WI 53718

Phone: 800-236-2224 or 608-244-5883
Fax: 608-244-2401
email: info@abcwi.org