Oct

11-12

Talent Management (Oct 11-12)

Energy companies face core challenges to recruit, retain, develop and train their workforce. With changing demographics and a need to identify and develop talent from within, successful organizations are careful to invest in proven development programs for individual contributors and managers. This forum brings together employee development and training experts to share case studies and proven best practices.

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General Details

  • Program Chair(s)
  • Ty Freeland, Director of HR Business Partners and Talent Management, Arizona Public Service Company and Monica Rodriguez, Instructional Designer/Facilitator, Arizona Public Service Company

    • Program Location
    • Arizona Public Service Company
    • 400 N 5th Street
      Phoenix, Arizona 85004
    • Who Should Attend
    • Leaders responsible for organizational development plans, corporate training initiatives and learning programs.

  • Registration Options
  • Member: $399 USD

    Registration includes a networking dinner Wednesday night as well as catered breakfast, lunch, light snacks and beverages at the meeting. Guest tickets are available for $90 and allow a personal guest (a spouse or partner who does not work in the energy industry) to accompany a registered attendee at the event.

  • General Cancellation Policy
  • Due to contractual obligations, cancellations received 15 business days prior to the program will receive a full refund. Cancellations received 6 to 14 business days prior to the event will receive a refund, less a $100 administrative fee. No shows and last minute cancellations, 5 business days prior to the event or less, will be responsible for the full registration fee. Substitutions from your organization for the same event are always welcome.
  • Participation Policy
  • Western Energy Institute programs and events are open to energy companies (including gas production and electric generation, gas and electric transmission and gas and electric distribution utilities). Select programs and events are open to energy industry product and service suppliers. Programs and events are closed to all media representatives and to the general public.
  • For more information contact Kara Wolfe, Program Manager at (503) 688-2794.

Agenda

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

Registration and Networking

Arrive early to network with other attendees. Light refreshments provided.

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Welcome

Our chair will welcome us to Phoenix and share insights into Arizona Public Service Company.

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Introductions

Come prepared to share a success or set-back you or your team has experienced in the last six months.

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Networking Break

We will break for 15 minutes.

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

Presentation 1

Topics are determined by a planning team comprised of utility members and will be  announced soon. Example of topics include:
• On the job learning 
• Training governance
• Informal learning networks

3:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Networking Break

We will break for 15 minutes.

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Presentation 2

Topics are determined by a planning team comprised of utility members and will be  announced soon. Example of topics include:
• On the job learning 
• Training governance
• Informal learning networks

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Afternoon Roundtable

This time is reserved for a group roundtable discussion on topics approached during introductions.

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Networking Dinner

Join for a hosted dinner at Cucina, Cucina:

455 N 3rd St #108
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Thursday, October 12, 2017

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Networking Breakfast

Continental breakfast will be provided onsite.

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Presentation 3

Topics are determined by a planning team comprised of utility members and will be  announced soon. Example of topics include:
• On the job learning 
• Training governance
• Informal learning networks

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

Networking Break

We will break for 15 minutes.

9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

Presentation 4

Topics are determined by a planning team comprised of utility members and will be announced soon. Topics likely to be addressed include:
• Creating an OD department
• On the job learning
• Training governance
• Informal learning networks
• Metrics to prove ROI

10:45 AM - 11:00 AM

Networking Break

We will break for 15 minutes.

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Presentation 5

Topics are determined by a planning team comprised of utility members and will be  announced soon. Example of topics include:
• On the job learning 
• Training governance
• Informal learning networks

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Networking Lunch

Enjoy a catered lunch onsite.

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Working Breakout Session

This time is reserved for a group breakout session activity. Themes and instructions will be announced beforehand.

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Wrap-up and Spring Planning

Join for a discussion on spring 2018.

Hotel + Travel

  • Reservation Instructions
  • Please contact the hotel directly at (800) 325-3535 to reserve your room. Identify yourself as being with Western Energy Institute to receive a special rate of $179/night. This rate is guaranteed until September 19, 2017 or until the WEI room block is full.


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