The Los Angeles HR Star Conference draws 850+ HR professionals from
terrific organizations in Southern California. Come celebrate our 18th year!

*** Registration for LA HR Star 2017 is now closed. ***

There will be 17 different sessions on Thursday, March 16, 2017.

Keynote Address:
How to Reach Your Potential and Become the Greatest HR Leader that You Can Be
Dr. Earl Suttle
CEO & Founder of Leadership Success International, LLC




Top 10 Workplace Investigation Mistakes
Allison West, Esq., SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Managing Principal, Employment Practices Specialists




Essential Tactics to Combat Unconscious Bias in the Workplace
Katherin Nukk-Freeman, Esq.
Co-Founder & President, SHIFT HR Compliance Training, LLC




2017 Wage-Hour Legal Update
Maria C. Rodriguez, Esq.
Partner, DLA Piper LLP




"What Have You Done with the Person I Hired?":
Interviewing Techniques & Behavioral Analysis
David Thompson, CFI®
Director of Investigations, Research and Innovation,
Wicklander-Zulawski & Associates, Inc.




From Hustle to Flow: The Future of Work
Deborah Moroz, J.D., SPHR
Founder and CEO, HROIC




Explore the Top HR Trends for 2017
Jocelyn Lincoln, M.A.
Vice President, Americas Recruiting, Kelly Services




Navigating the Post-Election ACA Waters
Liliana O. Salazar, Esq.
Chief Compliance Officer, Western Region, HUB International




Transform Your Organization by Creating a Culture of Deep Connection
Sean Kelly
CEO, SnackNation




Steps to a "Rightful" Termination: How to Terminate without Getting Sued
Deborah Birndorf Zeiler, Esq., MBA
Partner, Birndorf Law Offices, APC




Dealing with the Cost of Retaining Employees Beyond their Normal Retirement Years
John W. Spach, AIF, C(k)P
Managing Director, Southern California NFP Retirement




Leaves of Absence: Untangling the Ever-Changing Web
Helene Wasserman, Esq.
Shareholder, Littler Mendelson, P.C.




Expansion of California's Fair Pay Act: Important Developments & New Obligations
Leonora “Lenny” Schloss, Esq.
Shareholder, Employment and Labor Group, Jackson Lewis P.C.




Bullying in the Workplace
Lauraine Bifulco
President and Principal Consultant, Vantaggio HR




HR's Challenge of Not Being Everything to Everyone
Bruce L. Calvin, J.D.
President, Calvin Associates, Inc.




Creating Dynamic Teams: Getting Beyond the Wishing Well
Candice Gottlieb-Clark, MS, CRC, BCE
President, Dynamic Team Solutions




7 Steps to Creating Bulletproof Documentation
Allison West, Esq., SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Managing Principal, Employment Practices Specialists