This was the agenda for the 8th Annual Veteran Recruiting Conference held on February 25 – 27, 2020.  Please click on the tabs that correspond to the dates to view the content that was delivered that day and the speaker who delivered that session.

Access to a bundle of 9 professionally videotaped recordings of each general session presented at the 2020 conference is available for purchase at 2020 Session Recordings

The agenda and list of speakers for the 2021 conference will be announced in early September 2020.

9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Registration

12:45 – 2:00 pm

Day 1 Welcoming Remarks and How to Translate Military Experience

2:00 – 3:00 pm

Industry Breakout – Greatest Challenge

3:00 – 3:30 pm

Break & Networking

4:30 – 5:30 pm

Honi Shaw and Yolanda Hawkes, Koch Industries

5:30 – 5:45 pm

Day 1 Closing Remarks

Lisa Rosser, The Value Of a Veteran

5:45 – 6:00 pm

Transition to Reception

6:00 – 9:00 pm

Welcome Reception and Service Photos

7:30 am – 8:40 am

Breakfast and Networking (Note: Hot breakfast is included for attendees staying at the Hilton Garden Inn under the conference rate – there is not a separate breakfast service for the conference)

8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Registration

8:50 am – 9:00 am

Day 2 Welcoming Remarks

Lisa Rosser, The Value Of a Veteran

10:00 – 10:30 am

Break & Networking

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Unconscious Bias Exercises

Lisa Rosser, The Value Of a Veteran

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Lunch and Networking

3:00 – 3:30 pm

Break & Networking

3:30 – 4:30 pm

Anthony Paolino, General Dynamics

4:30 – 4:45 pm

Day 2 closing remarks

Lisa Rosser, The Value Of a Veteran

7:30 – 8:50 am

Breakfast and Networking (Note: Hot breakfast is included for attendees staying at the Hilton Garden Inn – there is not a separate breakfast service for the conference)

8:30 – 10:00 am

Registration

8:50 – 9:00 am

Day 3 Welcoming Remarks

Lisa Rosser, The Value Of a Veteran

9:00 – 10:00 am

How the Army Prepares Soldiers to Transition To Civilian Life and Employment

MSG Lorena Wilson

10:00 – 10:30 am

Break and Networking

10:30 – 11:30 am

Molly Jorgensen & Anthony Lawson, Koch Industries

11:30 am – 12:00 pm

“A Room Full of Experts” (Open Q&A) and Conference Closing Remarks

Lisa Rosser, The Value Of a Veteran