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Thursday, October 1, 2015

10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Streamlining Employee Communication & Education
Jay Krishnan, Director, Product Marketing, GUIDESPARK
Michele Wisniewski, Benefits Leader, ERIE INSURANCE GROUP

Learn how cutting-edge technology addresses the trend towards paperless communication and how innovative multi-media technology delivered via the cloud and mobile devices shifts employee communication to an intuitive and seamless process. The speakers will give insight into the future of employee communications highlighting the trends and technology impacting multi-channel and paperless communications, online administration and enrollment of employee benefits.

10:55 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.
Streamlining Human Capital Management Processes
Susan Hanold, Vice President, Talent and Change Management, STRATEGIC ADVISORY SERVICES ADP, LLC

Human Capital Management (HCM) Platforms are dramatically changing the landscape of HR departments by providing intelligent ways to streamline processes and in many cases knock out the many manual and redundant tasks that bog down HR. HR roles are changing – do you have the talent to meet tomorrow’s demands? Talent Management has the greatest impact on business objectives. Technology is rapidly transforming the way we work, but it isn’t the only factor to consider when building teams for tomorrow. This presentation will illuminate the crucial trends shaping today’s working environments and also explore what forward thinking organizations are planning as they look ahead to 2020 and beyond. Employee development and training – ensuring that employees are properly skilled and that bench strength is being developed – make up a clear group of leading impact areas for investments.

11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Decision Support Tools for Employees
Andrew Brickman, Director, Benefits Administration, CORPORATE SYNERGIES

Technology has revolutionized the way employees enroll in their health benefits. Interactive storyboards, avatars, custom videos and an array of visual guidance on benefit elections are making the process easier for plan participants. Andrew will demonstrate these and other decision-support tools that are turning employees into educated health insurance users while easing annual enrollment demands on busy human resources staffs.…

2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Driving Better Benefit Decisions Through Data & Analytics
Cheryl Hayter, Senior Benefits Consultant, BATTELLE
Cindi Van Meir, Product Manager, BENEFITFOCUS

Big data is big, but it’s only as powerful as the analytics that can convert it into actionable data. Hear how to harness health care plan data to drive a customized benefits strategy and prepare for future expenses using targeted predictive risk information. Join the speakers as they share their experience building and using data analytics solutions and show how data analytics can be used to empower enhanced plan management and informed healthcare decisions.…