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Recruitment Automation Conference (RAC): Talent Experience in Uncertain Times

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· Stage
Welcome Address: Talent Experience + The Great Rehire
Drew Austin
2020-10-01T11:00:00Z 2020-10-01T11:15:00Z America/New_York Welcome+Address%3A+Talent+Experience+%2B+The+Great+Rehire Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking: Meet Fellow Conference Attendees by Clicking on the "Networking" Button and Hitting "Ready"
2020-10-01T11:04:00Z 2020-10-01T17:55:00Z America/New_York Networking%3A+Meet+Fellow+Conference+Attendees+by+Clicking+on+the+%22Networking%22+Button+and+Hitting+%22Ready%22 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Explore the Expo Hall
Explore vendors and nonprofits working to solve unemployment challenges. Click "I want to learn more!" to connect with someone from the organization.
2020-10-01T11:05:00Z 2020-10-01T17:55:00Z America/New_York Explore+the+Expo+Hall Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
TA's Opportunity - and Responsibility - to Tackle Unemployment
Victor Gaines Trent Cotton Yomi  Ntewo Gisselle Ruiz Gerry Crispin
2020-10-01T11:20:00Z 2020-10-01T12:00:00Z America/New_York TA%27s+Opportunity+-+and+Responsibility+-+to+Tackle+Unemployment Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Diversity Now: Building an Inclusive Candidate Experience
Crystle Johnson (she/her) Roy Baladi Mimi Fox Melton Richard Bronson William Tincup
2020-10-01T12:05:00Z 2020-10-01T12:45:00Z America/New_York Diversity+Now%3A+Building+an+Inclusive+Candidate+Experience Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Meditiation Break
A guided meditation + seated yoga from MNDFL certified instructor Jon Ebner
2020-10-01T12:50:00Z 2020-10-01T13:00:00Z America/New_York Meditiation+Break Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
The Future of Job Discovery in a Digital World
A fireside chat on the future of high-touch recruiting + career coaching, and how technology is democratizing - and changing - the job search.
Kenneth Johnson Drew Austin
2020-10-01T13:00:00Z 2020-10-01T13:45:00Z America/New_York The+Future+of+Job+Discovery+in+a+Digital+World Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Career Pathways: TA's Role in Upskilling and New Workforce Planning
Leslie  Vander Gheynst Matt Alder Ian Rosenberg
2020-10-01T13:50:00Z 2020-10-01T14:30:00Z America/New_York Career+Pathways%3A+TA%27s+Role+in+Upskilling+and+New+Workforce+Planning Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Delivering Candidates Feedback in a Crisis
How can TA provide valuable feedback to a record number of candidates entering their hiring process? Hear from these TA and tech leaders.
Nora Miller Kevin Grossman Brad Cook Russ Wallis Adrianne Pettiford
2020-10-01T14:35:00Z 2020-10-01T15:15:00Z America/New_York Delivering+Candidates+Feedback+in+a+Crisis Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Graduating into a Recession: Approaches in Early Career + Campus Recruiting
Liz Wessel Athena Karp Judy Panagakos Gabriella Cuevas Max Notis
2020-10-01T15:20:00Z 2020-10-01T16:00:00Z America/New_York Graduating+into+a+Recession%3A+Approaches+in+Early+Career+%2B+Campus+Recruiting Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Recruiters Recruiting Recruiters: Interactive Roundtable for TA Professionals Looking for a New Job
Dave Mekelburg Emily Oxford Gerry Crispin Steve Levy
2020-10-01T16:05:00Z 2020-10-01T16:45:00Z America/New_York Recruiters+Recruiting+Recruiters%3A+Interactive+Roundtable+for+TA+Professionals+Looking+for+a+New+Job Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Talent Acquisition Talent Show
2020-10-01T17:00:00Z 2020-10-01T17:45:00Z America/New_York Talent+Acquisition+Talent+Show Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)


Max Notis

Host of Recruitment Automation Podcast

Kevin Grossman

President at The Talent Board

Nora Miller

AVP HR at Sequoia

Leslie Vander Gheynst

VP of People at Keller Williams

Yomi Ntewo

Sr. Director of TA at Sodexo

Drew Austin

CEO & Co-Founder at Wade & Wendy

Kenneth Johnson

President of East Coast Executives, Organizer at TedX Harlem

Liz Wessel

CEO & Co-Founder at WayUp

Brad Cook

VP of TA at Intuitive

Crystle Johnson (she/her)

Founder at Meaningful

Trent Cotton

Director of TA at BBVA

Dave Mekelburg

Head of People at Wade & Wendy, Organizer of the Recruitment Automation Community

Victor Gaines

SVP TA at Aveanna Health

Athena Karp

CEO & Founder at HiredScore

Steve Levy

Technical Sourcing Lead at M&T Bank

William Tincup

President at

Richard Bronson

CEO & Founder at 70 Million Jobs

Mimi Fox Melton

Acting CEO at Code2040

Gerry Crispin


Adrianne Pettiford

Head of Client Insights and Analytics at pymetrics

Ian Rosenberg

Global HR Operations at PepsiCo

Gisselle Ruiz

Global Talent Acquisition

Roy Baladi

Head of Communications at SmartRecruiters; Co-Founder & President of Jobs for Lebanon

Gabriella Cuevas

Senior Relationships Manager at Vendition

Judy Panagakos

Director of Professional Development at Early Stage Careers

Emily Oxford

Team Lead, Internal Talent Acquisition at Randstad USA

Russ Wallis

Director of Recruiting Operations at North Highland

Matt Alder

Host of Recruiting Future Podcast

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70 Million Jobs

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