AGENDA

 

Each day at Fusion 2.0 incorporates a variety of engaging, inspiring activities. You’ll also have plenty of opportunities to connect with like-minded professionals and enough free time to re-energize, refuel, and refresh.

November 7

All Day - Discovery Zone open

Our unique exhibitor area features providers who have been hand-selected for promoting resources that are rooted in up-to-date science and emphasize humanity at the workplace

7:00 AM - Registration Opens

The registration desk is located in the Winter Garden room

7:30 AM - Refuel & Connect (Breakfast)
8:30 AM - Opening comments / Bob Chapman Keynote
“Building a Truly Human Workplace Where Everyone Matters”

Bob Chapman, CEO of Barry-Wehmiller

Bob Chapman

Imagine if we lived in a world in which people leave work each day fulfilled by their work, rather than drained by it. Imagine a world full of caring business environments in which people can realize their gifts, develop their talents, and feel a genuine sense of fulfillment for their contributions. Read More

9:45 AM - "Everybody Matters" Book Signing / Refuel & Refresh Break

Get your copy of Bob Chapman's book signed, take a few minutes to yourself, and peruse the Discovery Zone exhibitor area. 

12:35 - 1:45 PM - Refuel & Connect (Lunch)

Experience a profound mindful eating experience with Dr. Michelle May from Am I Hungry? to kick off your lunch.

2:55-3:30 PM - Refuel & Refresh Break

Grab some refreshments, take a few minutes to yourself, and peruse the Discovery Zone exhibitor area.

3:30 - 4:15 PM - Dr. Rosie Ward & Dr. Jon Robison Keynote Address
“Rethinking the Role of Wellbeing for Humanized, High-Performing Organizations”

Rosie Ward

Research continues to show that traditional employee wellness programs (i.e., those focused on biomedical health risk reduction and incentive-based behavior modification) fail in terms of not lowering healthcare costs or producing an ROI. And the majority of employees significantly dislike these programs.

Jon Robison

Jon Robison

In fact, the 2017/2018 Willis Towers Watson Global Benefits Attitudes Survey reported the Net Promoter Score (a widely used metric to gauge customer satisfaction and loyalty) for employee wellness programs to be lower than most industries. Read More

4:20 - 5:00 PM - Facilitated Learning Session

Inspiration and ideas only go so far — being able to lead change when you go home requires an action plan!

This facilitated learning session will help you process what you've learned from the day, gain insights from fellow attendees, and start building your post-conference implementation plan.

5:00 PM - Free Time & Personal Rejuvenation
6:00 - 9:00 PM - Opening Party

Forget stuffy opening receptions. Join us for an energetic, Caribbean-themed party complete with the live Soca band Socaholix!

November 8

All Day - Discovery Zone open

Our unique exhibitor area features providers who have been hand-selected for promoting resources that are rooted in up-to-date science and emphasize humanity at the workplace

6:30 - 7:30 AM - Energize Your Mind & Body

An opportunity to rejuvenate with various activities, ranging from guided meditation to exercise classes. 

7:00 AM - Registration opens

The registration desk is located in the Winter Garden room

7:30 - 8:30 AM - Refuel & Connect (Breakfast)
8:30 AM - Opening comments / Robert Kegan Keynote
“Messengers from the Future? The Deliberately Developmental Organization and the Future of Work”

Robert Kegan, Harvard Professor

Robert Kegan

In most organizations nearly everyone is doing a second job no one is paying them for—namely, covering their weaknesses, trying to look their best, and managing other people’s impressions of them. There may be no greater continuous waste of a company’s most precious resource—the time and attention of its people. Read more

9:45 AM - Refuel & Refresh Break

Grab some refreshments, take a few minutes to yourself, and peruse the Discovery Zone exhibitor area. 

10:15 - 11:00 AM - Breakout Sessions
12:20 - 1:40 PM - Refuel & Connect (Lunch)
1:40 - 2:10 PM - Innovators Series 1

 

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2:20 - 2:50 PM - Innovators Series 2

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2:50-3:30 PM - Refuel & Refresh Break

Grab some refreshments, take a few minutes to yourself, and peruse the Discovery Zone exhibitor area. 

4:30 - 5:15 PM - Tony Horton Keynote
“Creating a Safe, Resilient and Risk-Competent Organization”

Tony Horton

Business risk impacts every aspect of an organization. This compelling session takes a practical look at developing, deploying and imbedding the required organizational leadership, programs and tools to build a safe, resilient and risk competent entity. Read More

5:20 - 6:00 PM - Facilitated Learning Discussion

Inspiration and ideas only go so far — being able to lead change when you go home requires an action plan!

This facilitated learning session will help you process what you've learned from the day, gain insights from fellow attendees, and continue building your post-conference implementation plan.

6:00 PM - Free Time & Personal Rejuvenation

November 9

6:30 - 7:30 AM - Energize Your Mind & Body (Morning Activities)

An opportunity to rejuvenate with various activities, ranging from guided meditation to exercise classes.

7:00 AM - Registration Opens

The registration desk is located in the Winter Garden room

7:30 AM - Refuel & Connect (Breakfast)
8:30 AM - Opening comments / Ondra Berry Keynote
“Creating a Thriving Workplace Culture”

Ondra Berry

If any of the following words are relevant to your workplace: values, behavior, morale, excitement, inspiration, norms, measurements, purpose, vision, mission, productivity, goals, objectives, people, employee, engagement, mapping, connecting, to name a few, then you are talking about culture. Read More

9:45 - 11:00 AM - Breakout Sessions & Learning Labs

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11:00 - 11:15 AM - Break

Use this time to check out of the hotel, or to take a few minutes for yourself. 

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Closing Wrap-Up Session

Inspiration and ideas only go so far — being able to lead change when you go home requires an action plan!

In our last facilitated learning session, you will process learnings from the entire conference, gain insights from fellow attendees, and finalize your post-conference implementation plan.

 

12:00 PM - Boxed Lunches Available

Grab your lunch to eat during the closing keynote.

12:30 - 1:30 PM - Raj Sisodia Keynote / Closing Comments
“The Healing Organization”

Raj Sisodia

We live in a world of extraordinary pain and suffering. Public confidence in major corporations is at an all-time low. Why? Too many businesses exploit their people and harm their communities for short-term profit. If we are not consciously part of the healing, we are probably part of the hurting. Read More

1:45 - "Conscious Capitalism" Book Signing

Get your copy signed by Raj Sisodia!

Learning Tracks: Integrate your Experience!

Leading the way to a thriving, people-centered workplace requires collaborating with people you may not work with on a daily basis. Remember to get out of your silo — you'll get the most out of your Fusion 2.0 experience by selecting sessions in each of the program tracks. 

Roll over to learn more about each track.