Workshop Agenda

Wednesday September 11, 2024

7:00 am to 8:45 am

Breakfast

8:00 am to 8:30 am

Morning Wake-up

Location: TBD

9:00 am to 10:00 am

Identifying and Overcoming the EDI Resistance Backlash

Presenter: Laura Williams, Williams HR Law
Location: Silvernightingale Ballroom

10:00 am to 10:30 am

Sponsor Showcase Session (Coffee break incorporated)

Location: Silvernightingale Foyer

10:30 am to 11:00 pm

Presentation by OMERS

Presentation: Celine Chiovitti, OMERS
Location: Silvernightingale Ballroom

11:00 am to 12:00 pm

The Next Era of Municipal Governance

Presenter: Sabine Matheson, StrategyCorp
Location: Silvernightingale Ballroom

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Lunch and Annual General Meeting
(In-camera current/active OMHRA Members only)

Location: Silvernightingale Ballroom

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

From Hiring to Harmony

Presenter: Deborah Hudson, Queen’s University IRC
Location: Silvernightingale Ballroom

2:10 pm to 3:00 pm

Off-Duty Misconduct: Navigating the Blurred Lines between Personal and Professional Misconduct

Presenter: Ted Flett and Janine L. Liberatore, Zubas Flett Law
Location: Silvernightingale Ballroom

The Mob Doesn’t Rule: Combatting Group Bullying to Protect Inclusion

Brian Gottheil and Lavinia Latham, Bernardi Human Resource Law LLP
Location: TBD

3:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Sponsor Showcase Session (Coffee Break incorporated)

Location: Silvernightingale Foyer

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

AI, Municipal HR and the Coming Wave of Regulation

Presenter: Victoria McCorkindale, Hicks Morley
Location: Silvernightingale Ballroom

Unlocking Intentionality: Escape the “Busy” Trap for Greater Impact

Presenter: Lorena Krasnai, County of Brant
Location: TBD

4:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Sponsor Showcase Session

Location: Silvernightingale Ballroom

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Fall Conference Reception

Location: Silvernightingale Foyer
Hosted by: Queen’s University IRC
Dress: Business Formal

6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

OMHRA Fall Conference Dinner

Location: Silvernightingale Ballroom
Hosted by: Williams HR Law
Dress: Business Formal