Conference Schedule


8:00 am – 6:00 pm Registration/Information Desk Open
8:30 am – 8:45 am  Welcome Remarks & Conference Kick-Off
8:45 pm – 10:15 am  Mark DeVolder – On Fire! Energized Together
10:15 am – 10:45 am Networking & Refreshment Break in Trade Show Area
10:45 am – 12:00 pm Workplace misconduct or a symptom of a disability, or both?

Lynne Poirier
Will your team survive? A guide for using simulations to enhance team development
Allan Stewart
Designing jobs to encourage innovation

Rachelle Pascoe-Deslauriers

Roadmap to Workplace Wellness

Leslie Marques

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm  Lunch Buffet (staged in Trade Show Area)
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm Workplace Implications of the legalization of marijuana

Lucie LaBoissonniere

Neuroscience, Leadership and the Female

Brain Romeo Cormier

Marketing Mindset for recruiting

Yves Boudreau

But Who Am I Now? Supporting the transition to retirement
Marilyn Noble
2:15 pm – 2:30 pm  Networking & Refreshment Break in the Trade Show Area
2:30 pm – 5:00 pm Advanced Understanding of the ROI of Disability Management Nicola MacNaughton Leading Through Questions

George Raine

Strategies for Getting & keeping Top Talent in Atlantic Canada April Howe


8:00 am – 4:00 pm Registration/Information Desk Open
9:00 am – 10:15 am An overview of Pay Equity in NB
Johanne Perron
Mentorship as a Talent Management Tool!
Gina O’Rourke-McKay
Recruitment Strategies to develop high performance teams
Scott McGaw
Breaking Limiting Patterns
Nancy Lehoux
10:15 am -10:45 am Networking & Refreshment Break in the Trade Show Area
10:45 am – 12:00 pm NB Labour Adjudication Update
Erin Crandall
Crossing Cultures: Working together works
Jennifer Henry
Making Competencies ‘Work’ for your organization
Kim MacLaren
Mental Fitness & Resiliency in the Workplace
Robert Laurie
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch Buffet (staged in Trade Show Area)
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm David Irvine – Building a High Performance Culture
3:00 pm Closing Remarks

 Compensation, Benefits and Disability Management
 Culture & Leadership
 Talent Acquisition, Retention & Motivation

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