EXPERIENCE THE CALIFORNIA ADVANTAGE

Long Beach

CALIFORNIA
AUGUST 30 – SEPTEMBER 2, 2020

CAHR19 Title Sponsor Montage Insurance Solutions

You are the ultimate human resource.

As an HR professional, you are your organization’s first line of defense against litigation and workplace disputes, a manager of both risk and talent acquisition, a compliance aficionado and so much more. At the 2020 California HR Conference, you’ll discover everything you need to excel in your multifaceted role, navigate California’s notoriously complex regulations and elevate your position in your organization.

Attendees

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Manager & Up

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Credits

Why Attend?

Stay on the Cutting Edge in California

California is regarded as “ahead of the curve” when it comes to HR, due to its complex, constantly changing employment laws and regulations. Drill down to what matters most to you and your organization with nine distinct education tracks covering topics like workforce relations, benefits, HR strategy and more.

Make Lasting Connections

With a focus on community and the kind of laid-back, friendly vibe you’d expect to find in a California beach city, this is the best industry event for making meaningful, lifelong connections with people who understand the unique challenges you face as a California HR practitioner.

Discover Resources for Your Organization

See the latest HR products and solutions from more than 170 exhibitors, offering everything from applicant tracking technologies and forecasting and management software to wellness programs and screening and assessment tools.

The Greatest Value

This is the conference where you’ll access the same top-quality content you’ll find at larger events as well as special California-focused content you won’t see anywhere else, all at a great value and in an unbeatable location. Get the most out of your time away from the office at the HR conference that’s completely California and always on trend.

On The Agenda

  • 8:00am - 5:00pm
    HR Certification Preparation Course (Fri-Sun)
    10:00am - 1:00pm
    Long Beach Experiences (additional cost)
    1:00pm - 5:30pm
    Attendee & Exhibitor Registration Open
    1:30pm – 1:45pm
    Welcome
    1:45pm – 2:45pm
    Keynote Session
    2:45pm – 3:00pm
    Networking Break
    3:00pm – 4:00pm
    Concurrent Sessions (California + Business Credit)
    4:00pm - 5:30pm
    The PIHRA Experience
    7:00pm - 8:00pm
    PIHRA Partners Reception (Invitation Only)
    8:00pm - 9:30pm
    Comedy Show
  • 6:15am – 7:00am
    Meet To Move
    7:00am – 9:00am
    Coffee & Tea
    7:00am – 5:30pm
    Registration Open (Lobby)
    7:30am – 8:45am
    First Time Attendee Orientation
    7:30am - 8:30am
    Concurrent Sessions
    7:30am - 5:00pm
    Nonprofit HR Summit
    8:00am – 5:30pm
    Registration Open (Terrace Theater)
    9:00am - 10:30am
    Opening General Session at the Terrace Theater
    10:00am – 4:00pm
    Exposition Open
    10:45am – 11:15am
    Networking Break in the Expo
    11:30am – 12:30pm
    Mega Session
    11:30am – 12:30pm
    Concurrent Sessions
    12:30pm – 2:00pm
    2:00pm – 3:00pm
    Concurrent Sessions
    3:15pm – 3:45pm
    Refreshment Break in the Expo
    4:00pm – 5:00pm
    Concurrent Sessions
    5:30pm – 7:00pm
    Young Professionals Social
    5:30pm
    Open Evening with Exhibitors & Sponsors
    6:00pm – 7:30pm
    Meet to Eat
  • 6:15am – 7:00am
    Meet To Move
    7:00am – 9:00am
    Coffee & Tea
    7:00am – 5:30pm
    Registration Open (Lobby)
    7:30am – 8:45am
    First Time Attendee Orientation
    7:30am - 8:30am
    Concurrent Sessions
    7:30am - 5:00pm
    CHRO Summit (Invitation Only)
    8:00am – 5:30pm
    Registration Open (Terrace Theater)
    9:00am - 10:30am
    General Session in the Terrace Theater
    10:00am – 4:00pm
    Exposition Open
    10:45am – 11:15am
    Networking Break in the Expo
    11:30am – 12:30pm
    Mega Session
    11:30am – 12:30pm
    Concurrent Sessions
    12:30pm – 2:00pm
    2:00pm – 3:00pm
    Concurrent Sessions
    3:15pm – 3:45pm
    Refreshment Break in the Expo
    4:00pm – 5:00pm
    Concurrent Sessions
    5:00pm – 6:00pm
    CHRO Social (Invitation Only)
    6:00pm – 7:30pm
    Meet to Eat
    8:00pm – 10:00pm
    Music Show (11-Piece Band)
  • 7:00am – 9:00am
    Coffee & Tea
    7:00am – 12:30pm
    Registration Open (Lobby)
    7:30am – 8:30am
    Concurrent Sessions
    9:00am – 10:00am
    Concurrent Sessions
    10:30am – 12:00pm
    Closing General Session in the Grand Ballroom
    12:00pm – 12:10pm
    Grand Prize Awarded

Sessions to Invest in.

Join more than 3,000 practitioners, providers and presenters at the California HR Conference by Professionals In Human Resources Association. Attendees are able to earn SHRM Professional Development Credits (PDCs) and HR Certification Institute (HRCI) Business, California, Global and HR (General) recertification credits. The concurrent sessions are presented by skilled and experienced speakers in HR Compliance, California Employment Law, Business & HR Strategy, Talent Management, Global HR, Total Rewards, Professional Development, Nonprofit HR, and the CHRO function.

This year’s lineup features entrepreneurs, HR executives, and bestselling authors presenting exceptional general sessions, TED-style talks, mega sessions.

Carol Quinn

Bestselling Author of Motivation-Based Interviewing – A Revolutionary Approach to Hiring the Best and Have The Attitude – The Thinking That Makes Great Things Happen

@CQAttitude

Monday Mega Session

Shari Harley

Founder and President, Candid Culture and Bestselling Author of How to Say Anything to Anyone

@shariharley

Tuesday Mega Session

Check back soon for more announced speakers!

Gain Approval

At CAHR20, you’ll access top-quality content on leading HR practices in a uniquely intimate setting at an unbeatable value! Our special rates and adjusted admission are designed to promote inclusion and to enhance the event experience, at a fraction of the cost of other HR events and with a risk-free guarantee. Use this customizable letter to communicate the value you’ll receive at CAHR20, and gain approval to attend!

Long Beach is your Destination!

The urban sophistication of a big city with the relaxed atmosphere of a beach resort. Discover world-class attractions, cutting-edge museums, award-winning restaurants and a thriving, multi-faceted arts and culture scene. 

Learn more about our venue, the Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center.

CAHR20 Expo

Over 200 companies exhibited at CAHR19. Attendees compared products and services in one convenient place and get a thorough overview of all the options available. From live demonstrations to interactive exhibits to one-on-one meetings, HR pros return to the office armed with the information need to take their organizations to the next level.

Thank You to our 2020 Sponsors

Montage
SullivanCurtisMonroe
Burnham Benefits
Amtec
Fisher & Phillips
Humana
Lockton
InBody
Paylocity
LEAPROS
LA Kings
CalChamber
Kelly Services
RobertHalf
BlueBoard
Payroll Link
Landmark Healthplan
Ultimate Software
FitPros
Bolton & Company
Littler
ACA Compliance

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