Opportunities for you to optimize your professional development and network with industry experts. View the full schedule of events.
Educational Sessions - Offering a wide variety of timely educational sessions on workforce mobility issues designed to keep attendees abreast of emerging trends, best practices and practical solutions to mobility challenges.
Peer2Peer Talks: A Case Study Track - Join us for these speed sessions that focus on specific case-studies from corporate mobility professionals. These 30-minute sessions will offer best-practices solutions to your mobility challenges.
Peer2Peer Benchmarking - The “must attend" event for corporate and government agency HR and mobility professionals. Open only to corporate and government agency representatives, it is an opportunity to benchmark your policies and programs with other corporate mobility professionals in an informal and confidential atmosphere. Offered Wednesday, October 7 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
GMS® Program - The Global Mobility Specialist (GMS®) designation is an education-based designation that recognizes knowledge and professionalism in the field of global workforce mobility. Designed as a series of three sessions, Modules 1 and 2 are available online, and Module 3 will be offered as an optional program on Wednesday, October 7, 2015.
GMS-T: Strategic Talent Mobility® - This course uses real-life case studies to illustrate how leading companies have achieved success by integrating their Talent Mobility practices into their Talent Management planning. It will be offered as an optional program on Tuesday, October 6, 2015.
So This Is Your First Conference - Join other first-time Symposium attendees to meet new friends and discover how to make the most of your participation in the Symposium. Offered Wednesday, October 7 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Foundation Walk – Our traditional Friday morning walk, sponsored by the Worldwide ERC® Foundation for Workforce Mobility. Stay tuned – more information to come very soon!
YP40 Events-- Connect, grow, and give back with fellow young professionals.
Denim Day - Back by popular demand and in support of the Foundation charity, is brought to you by the YP40 Committee and Worldwide ERC® Foundation! Make a voluntary donation in an amount of your choice throughout the Symposium, and sport your best denim on October 9 for casual Friday.
Opening Reception – Our Wednesday evening event kicks off the Symposium with great company and remarkable exhibits! Come and connect with old friends, and make new ones! Join us from 4:30 - 7:30 p.m. in the Exhibit Hall.
Thursday Luncheon - Join fellow Symposium attendees for a networking luncheon and enjoy a meal while you discuss the morning’s sessions.
Thursday Reception -- Reconnect with people you've met through the day at this evening reception in the Exhibit Hall from 4:15 - 6:15 p.m. Be sure to be present for prize drawings by exhibitors.
Friday Lunch – Mingle with other Symposium attendees as you make your final visit to the exhibit hall and enjoy lunch before you head off to the afternoon sessions.
Closing General Session– Join us for a terrific close to the week!
Farewell Networking Reception – The Educational Sessions and Exhibit events are over - What’s Next? The Symposium Farewell Reception! Take this time to exchange cards and say farewell to all the new friends you’ve met this week.