VISION 2020 Agenda

Tuesday, September 29
10:15 am – 10:45 am CDT
Mike Morini

New VISION, Same Mission

10:15 am – 10:45 am CDT

Mike Morini
CEO, WorkForce Software

Workforce Software CEO Mike Morini kicks off VISION with an update on our company, customers, and partners and introduces the new innovations driven by Project Zeus.

10:45 am – 11:15 am CDT
Mike Morini

Ready for What’s Next? The Post-Covid Boom & the Future of Work

10:45 am – 11:15 am CDT

Christian Crews

With the application of vaccines in early 2021, the world’s economies will be re-opening with a flood of government stimulus, pent-up consumer spending on experiences, and a renegotiated collaborative relationship between employers and their workers. Crews will explore the shape of the post-Covid boom economy and what it will mean for leaders creating inclusive, regenerative, and equitable workplaces of the future. Christian Crews is the Principal of Wavepoint, a strategic foresight and innovation consultancy focusing on organic growth.

11:15 am – 11:45 am CDT
Mike Robbins

Innovation to Help You Thrive in the New Normal

11:15 am – 11:45 am CDT

Joe Ross
VP, Global Product Management

Get a preview of our portfolio vision, the main focus of our innovation strategy, and learn how to leverage the WorkForce Suite to get your employees back to work safely.

11:45 am – 12:15 pm CDT
Networking

Networking

Tuesday, September 29

11:45 am – 12:15 pm CDT

Visit our sponsors and WFS experts in the expo area or join the networking room where you will be matched with other attendees to make new connections!

12:15 pm – 12:45 pm CDT
Mike Morini

Successful Road to WorkForce Software Implementation with Volkswagen

12:15 pm – 12:45 pm CDT

Niels Van Amerom
GroupeX

Wendy Proctor
Volkswagen Group of America

Join GroupeX Solutions and Volkswagen Group of America to see what goes on under the hood of a successful WorkForce Software implementation in a complex, automotive manufacturing environment.

12:15 pm –  12:45 pm CDT
Mike Morini

Improving the Employee Experience

12:15 pm –  12:45 pm CDT

Jon Olson
Director, Product Management

Discover how we think about UX and where we’re going with new screens, mobile capabilities, time clock enhancements, and conversational AI.

12:15 pm – 12:45 pm CDT
Networking

WorkForce LABS

12:15 pm – 12:45 pm CDT

This is an interactive session with our innovation team to discuss and explore meaningful applications of Nextgen Technology including a deeper dive into our exciting launch announcements which will be revealed at VISION 2020.

12:45 pm – 1:15 pm CDT
Mike Robbins

Making Work Easy Globally

12:45 pm – 1:15 pm CDT

David Barker
Director, Global Market Intelligence & EMEA Operations

Discover workforce management around the world, global implementation case studies, and tips for using the WorkForce Suite’s capabilities.

12:45 pm – 1:15 pm CDT
Mike Morini

Confirming Value Through Executive Insights

12:45 pm – 1:15 pm CDT

Jon Olson
Director, Product Management

Our customer value program, managed services team, and products can help you understand and improve the value of our world-class solutions.

12:45 pm – 1:15 pm CDT
Networking

WorkForce LABS

Tuesday, September 29

12:45 pm – 1:15 pm CDT

This is an interactive session with our innovation team to discuss and explore meaningful applications of Nextgen Technology including a deeper dive into our exciting launch announcements which will be revealed at VISION 2020.

1:15 pm – 1:30 pm CDT
Networking

Networking

Tuesday, September 29

1:15 pm – 1:30 pm CDT

Visit our sponsors and WFS experts in the expo area or join the networking room where you will be matched with other attendees to make new connections!

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm CDT
Mike Morini

Governance – Before, During, and After Your Workforce Management Project

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm CDT

Molly Gapp
VP, Continuous Services

Prepare your teams to successfully initiate a Time and Labor project, deliver implementation, and continue to gain value after launch.

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm CDT
Networking

WorkForce LABS

Tuesday, September 29

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm CDT

This is an interactive session with our innovation team to discuss and explore meaningful applications of Nextgen Technology including a deeper dive into our exciting launch announcements which will be revealed at VISION 2020.

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm CDT
Mike Morini

Embracing Uniqueness with Universal Scheduling

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm CDT

Mike Doherty
Director, Product Management

Learn how our new scheduling, forecasting, and shift management capabilities deliver more value and drive even further employee engagement.

2:00 pm – 2:30 pm CDT
Networking

WorkForce LABS

Tuesday, September 29

2:00 pm – 2:30 pm CDT

This is an interactive session with our innovation team to discuss and explore meaningful applications of Nextgen Technology including a deeper dive into our exciting launch announcements which will be revealed at VISION 2020.

2:00 pm – 2:30 pm CDT
Mike Morini

Forecasting in a New Paradigm

2:00 pm – 2:30 pm CDT

Kristian Roberts
Product Owner

Learn how big data, machine learning, and advanced analytics allow unique enterprises to engage their workforce and supercharge operations.

2:00 pm – 2:45 pm CDT
Mike Morini

On the Horizon: A Compliance Update on New Laws Affecting Employers in 2020 and Beyond

2:00 pm – 2:45 pm CDT

Paul Kramer
Info coming soon

WorkForce Software’s Director of Compliance will ensure your company is protected by clarifying new and upcoming employment law changes.

WEDNESDAY, September 30
9:45 am – 10:15 am CDT
Networking

Networking

Wednesday, September 30

9:45 am – 10:15 am CDT

Visit our sponsors and WFS experts in the expo area or join the networking room where you will be matched with other attendees to make new connections!

10:15 am – 11:00 am CDT
Joe Ross

Sustaining and Thriving in a Post Pandemic World

10:15 am – 11:00 am CDT

Denise Broady
COO of Workforce Software

Join Denise Broady, COO of WorkForce Software, for an engaging session featuring a panel of your peers and workforce management experts from Boehringer Ingelheim, Philipps 66, and Peckham Inc. They’ll discuss how organizations are responding to the current environment and are developing new ways to move beyond survival to thrive post-pandemic and prepare for what’s next. You’ll walk away with diverse perspectives and insights that will inspire you for the remainder of 2020 and beyond.

11:00 am – 11:30 am CDT
Networking

Getting More Value from Time

11:00 am – 11:30 am CDT

Dan Hadley
Director, North America Solution Consulting

The latest Time and Attendance and Advanced Scheduler features: UX updates, timeoff improvements, proactive notifications, and much more. 

11:00 am – 11:30 am CDT
Networking

How to Fine Tune Your Workforce Management Solutions and Maximize Their Value

11:00 am – 11:30 am CDT

Kathy Gawronski
Director, Customer Value Program

Taressa George
Value Analyst

Many organizations fail to maximize full functionality. Learn how to bolster the returns on your investments in a critical technology area.

11:00 am – 11:30 am CDT
Networking

Inland Empire Health Plan Stays Flexible During Pandemic with Workforce and Rizing

11:00 am – 11:30 am CDT

Michelle Gracey
Rizing

Kelly Abbott
Inland Empire Health Plan

Hear from Inland Empire Health Plan (IEHP) on how it modernized and consolidated its time management system with Workforce Software.

11:30 am – 12:00 pm CDT
Networking

Networking

Wednesday, September 30

11:30 am – 12:00 pm CDT

Visit our sponsors and WFS experts in the expo area or join the networking room where you will be matched with other attendees to make new connections!.

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm CDT
Networking

Getting More Value from Demand-Based Scheduling

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm CDT

Dan Grewal
Solution Consultant

The latest Forecasting and Scheduling features: improved compliance, new UI and UX improvements, better management of calendars, and more.

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm CDT
Networking

WorkForce LABS

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm CDT

This is an interactive session with our innovation team to discuss and explore meaningful applications of Nextgen Technology including a deeper dive into our exciting launch announcements which will be revealed at VISION 2020.

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm CDT
Networking

Workforce Transformation Journey: Driving Sustainable Value & Ongoing Success

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm CDT

Ryan Richmond
Weatherford International

Nick Treish
North American Coal

Eliana Arciniega-Ecker
Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD)

Discover what Weatherford International, North American Coal, and EMWD have learned on the journey to driving optimal value from workforce strategies and solutions.

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm CDT
Networking

Get More Value from Advanced Scheduler

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm CDT

Jen Blaharski
Solution Consultant

Join us for a deep dive into how your organization can realize maximum value from Advanced Scheduler and bring plenty of questions!

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm CDT
Networking

Driving Business with Custom Reports in WorkForce Software

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm CDT

Troy Robinson,
HRchitect

Tara Russell,
Enable Midstream Partners

Learn how Enable Midstream Partners uses custom reports created by HRchitect to provide essential information used to drive business decisions.

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm CDT
Networking

WorkForce LABS

Wednesday, September 30

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm CDT

This is an interactive session with our innovation team to discuss and explore meaningful applications of Nextgen Technology including a deeper dive into our exciting launch announcements which will be revealed at VISION 2020.

1:00 pm – 1:30 pm CDT
Networking

Life After the Go-Live

1:00 pm – 1:30 pm CDT

Andrew Gasparotto
Director, Services

Explore Customer Success and Support—what to expect for incidences, software changes, and options to better serve your organization’s needs.

1:00 pm – 1:30 pm CDT
Networking

WorkForce LABS

Wednesday, September 30

1:00 pm – 1:30 pm CDT

This is an interactive session with our innovation team to discuss and explore meaningful applications of Nextgen Technology including a deeper dive into our exciting launch announcements which will be revealed at VISION 2020.

1:00 pm – 1:30 pm CDT
Networking

Open Platform – Future of Integrations

1:00 pm – 1:30 pm CDT

Jon Olson
Director, Product Management

Which APIs are available now? What do I need to do to use them? Get a comprehensive understanding and in-depth demo of the RESTful APIs.

1:30 pm – 1:45 pm CDT
Networking

Networking

Wednesday, September 30

1:30 pm – 1:45 pm CDT

Visit our sponsors and WFS experts in the expo area or join the networking room where you will be matched with other attendees to make new connections!

1:45 pm – 2:15 pm CDT
Networking

Outrageous Customer Experience

1:45 pm – 2:15 pm CDT

Alan Winegar
SVP, Global Services

Discover how WorkForce Software is elevating the customer experience to drive value realization of your workforce management solution. 

1:45 pm – 2:15 pm CDT
Networking

Enhancing Your Product Experience with Automated Testing

1:45 pm – 2:15 pm CDT

Joey Asselin
Accenture

Join Accenture as we discuss our tools and options for automated testing. Learn how we leverage them to improve unit testing and enhance your UAT experience, and preserve your confidence in the system as changes are made pre or post go-live with regression testing.

2:15 pm – 2:30 pm CDT
Mike Morini

Closing Session

2:15 pm – 2:30 pm CDT

Mike Morini
CEO, WorkForce Software

Join us as we breakdown the highlights of our event, announce our Zeus Lightning Bolt winners and look into the future.