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2017 Agenda

2017 LogisticsConnect has ended. Below are the topics that were covered.

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8:00 - 8:30 a.m.          Breakfast and Registration
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.          Keynote

Sally A. Hughes, Caster Connection, Inc.

9:30 - 10:30 a.m.        Labor & Employment Law, The Abridged Version

Everything You Need to Know to Manage Your Laboring Workforce.
Join Catherine and Anne for a discussion about all things legally relevant to your labor-intensive, diverse, and transient workforce. Learn how recent developments from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and Department of Labor impact your employees, develop strategies for creating an inclusive environment, and discuss best practices for converting otherwise short-term employees to long-term members of your team.

10:30 - 10:45 a.m.      Break
10:45 - 11:45 a.m.      Lessons from the Front

A panel discussion with experts on diversity, labor, and culture.
Attorney Anne McNab will lead a panel discussion with leaders in the logistics industry focusing on strategies for making your workplace a safe place for LGBTQ employees, working with a multi-generational workforce and best practices for retaining transient employees, among other timely topics relevant to a logistics workforce. 

Industry Master Panel

11:45 a.m. - Noon      Closing Remarks
Noon - 1 p.m.             Lunch and Networking