Was Made at the 2019 C2HR Conference!
There were many noteworthy firsts,
record-breaking achievements and special features
that made this years annual conference a memorable
experience for our members.
For more than 15 years,
this annual event was called CTHRAs Symposium.
Last months conference was the first under
the new moniker of C2HR Conference.
Our members showed out in
force, breaking an attendance record with nearly
With 29 speakers and four
breakout session blocks, the conference provided
attendees with more learning options than ever
For the first time, attendees
could jump-start their learning with a pre-conference
workshop which featured The Energy Project's
scientifically grounded approach to avoid burnout
and focus one's energy in the most productive
and rewarding manner.
Another first was moving
the Welcome Reception off-site to the stunning
Comcast Technology Center
The inaugural Social Impact
Award was presented to Charter Communications
about their award-winning initiative
safe and healthy homes.
Instead of a single keynote
speaker, the opening general session featured
the dynamic duo of Lisa Sun of Gravitas
and Trend Hunters Jaime
earned the social
media prize of the day for her series of Tweets
about the sessions she attended.
Music took center stage
with C2HR Conference Co-chairs Seth Feit of
Charter Communications and Scott Porter of
Warner Media opening the event with music
from Rocky and C2HR President Tom Tooker
of A&E Networks singing New York,
New York to announce the location of the 2020
The Cable Center,
Charter Communications and Comcast
were introduced as the pioneering C2HR Champions,
a status reserved for companies providing the
highest level of support of educational opportunities
for our industrys human resources professionals.
for highlights on the enlightening
knowledge shared by the speakers, attendee
feedback on the event, links to the session
presentations and the photo
Your HR IQ with these Speakers Golden Nuggets
there were too many to list all of them, we've compiled
some of the aha moments shared by the 2019 C2HR
Conference speakers, as well as their slide decks.
Keep reading to immediately increase your knowledge
on some of the hottest HR topics facing our discipline.
Self-confidence is the best outfit. Rock it and
own your moment. Keynote Speaker Lisa Sun
While 97% of CEOs list innovation as a top priority
(PwC), there is a huge disconnect with implementation.
Of the 20,000+ people who have taken the Trend Hunter
Innovation Assessment, 51% do not feel they have
enough time to work on ideas and 53% don't believe
their company has a strong innovation plan. Keynote
Speaker Jaime Neely
91% of Attendees Agree...
number of attendees completed the 2019 C2HR Conference
survey, and we thank each and every attendee who
provided feedback! Overall, 91% rated the conferences
overall value as excellent/above average. Wow! If
you didnt attend this years event, hopefully
that statistic will convince you to join us in 2020.
Here are some snippets of the comments we received.
of presenters and presentations were outstanding
this year! Very timely and with relevant and usable/actionable
information that we can take back. Very well done!"
is a complicated field; having the opportunity to
attend C2HR conference where connections with peer
HR professionals is invaluable."
opportunity to connect and network with leading
HR professionals within our dynamic industry. A
great event to learn, collaborate and be a part
of the future of HR."
Abounds Among 2019 HR Award Winners
was no shortage of uplifting moments as four deserving
award winners took the stage during the Excellence
in Human Resources Awards Luncheon. Upon accepting
the 2019 Aspiring Leader award, Mediacom’s Jennifer
Znaniecki spoke passionately about her efforts to
drive diversity and workplace behavior by developing
on business ethics, workplace violence and prevention.
Charter Communications’ Vice
President of Community Impact, Rahman Khan, accepted
the inaugural Social Impact Award on behalf of the
Housing Assist which helps ensure safe and healthy
homes for people in communities across the U.S. Team
Innovators of the Year were the Cox HR Service
Delivery Team for its effort to deliver a strategic
value proposition, realize synergies and act as the
main conduit to human resources’ internal clients
and the Discovery People & Culture Team
for its delivery of a global organizational transformation
that set the tone for a collaborative, creative and
consumer-obsessed culture. Special thanks to Cablefax,
our awards media partner, and Awards Luncheon sponsor
of C2HR Conference 2019
We captured hundreds of photos of attendees,
speakers and sponsors throughout the C2HR Conference
and a montage is ready for you to review at www.C2HRcon.org.
One of our favorites is C2HR President Tom Tookers
announcement of the 2020 Conference dates and location
in Brooklyn. Please save the date and plan to join
us on August 3-4, 2020!
Wed also like to take a moment
to thank our 2019 sponsors
for their generous support of the conference.
THE FULL GALLERY OF PHOTOS