2015 September HR Young Professionals Leadership Forum
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When: 9/9/2015
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: The Home Depot Headquarters - Store Support Center Auditorium
2455 Paces Ferry Road NE
Atlanta, Georgia  30339
United States
Contact: SHRM-Atlanta

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SHRM-Atlanta and The Home Depot cordially invite you to attend our first ever HR Young Professionals Leadership Forum. This is a free, half-day event that is exclusive to SHRM-Atlanta young professionals only!  

This event will be held at The Home Depot’s headquarters and will have three different speakers from The Home Depot’s executive human resources team presenting on the topics listed on the agenda below.  

If you have ever wondered how to advance your career in HR, come find out from the experts who have done it themselves!


Becoming a Better HR Leader: An Afternoon with Home Depot HR Leaders

12:30 PM - 1:00 PM:
Registration & Networking (light snacks and beverages will be provided)
1:00 PM - 1:10 PM:
Welcome & Introductions

1:10 PM - 1:40 PM: 
Why is Associate Engagement Important to The Home Depot?
Speaker: Tom Spahr, Vice President of Talent Management
1:45 PM - 2:25 PM: 
How Do We Know Associate Engagement Adds Value?
Speaker: Joe Garcia, Senior Director of Organizational Effectiveness

2:25 PM - 2:35 PM:

2:35 PM - 3:35 PM: 
How Does Human Resources Add Value to the Business through Associate Engagement?
Speaker: Tim Hourigan, Vice President of Human Resources - US

3:35 PM - 4:00 PM: 
What Are the Results & What Have We Learned?
Speaker: Tom Spahr, Vice President of Talent Management

2455 Paces Ferry Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30339

Parking Information:
Park in the visitor parking lot on the right just before parking garage. Show your ID to the parking attendant and let him know you have a meeting with Lauren Jones. Park in front of the middle building (C) and enter through the glass doors. Check in at the desk and ask for me (Lauren Jones).