Attracting and Engaging Millennials

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Is your company struggling to attract and retain millennials? Attend the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Attracting and Engaging Millennials event on Wednesday, April 12 from 8 to 11 a.m. at Greektown Casino-Hotel. You will discover how to engage and maintain the most qualified millennial employees, maximizing on talent in Michigan.

As an attendee, you will hear from executive leaders in various industries on how to:

  • maximize talent in a multi-generational workforce
  • create an employee-focused environment
  • improve ROI, productivity and employee satisfaction

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Event Details:
Wednesday, April 12
8 to 11 a.m.

Greektown Casino-Hotel – Ballroom
1200 Saint Antoine St.
Detroit, MI 48226
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$55 Chamber members
$95 Future members

Exhibitor 
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No refunds will be given for this event. 

AgendaAll times and speakers subject to change.

  • 8:00 a.m.
  • Registration and Networking
  • Breakfast available

  • 8:25 a.m.
  • Welcome
  • Emcee: Alexandra Bahou, Digital Reporter, Web Producer, WXYZ-TV 7

  • 8:30 a.m.
  • Maximizing Talent in a Multi-Generational Workforce
  • The unique characteristics of millennials demand a different strategic approach to the recruitment and retention of employees. However, managing the often conflicting views and needs of a diverse, multi-generational workforce is a challenge for many organizations. This session will highlight tools and practices that companies use to evaluate and engage the workplace in order to make multi-generational workforce decisions.

    Dominic Andwan, Managing Director, PwC

    Craig VanRaemdonck, Partner, PwC

  • 9:15 a.m.
  • Creating an Employee-Focused Environment
  • Millennials want to be able to work in a way that suits them best. Evidence shows that employees are more productive if they have greater autonomy over where, when and how they work. This panel will discuss how to create an employee-focused environment that has an engaging, comfortable and stimulating atmosphere that creatively blends work and life.

    Matt Bertman, Director, Organizational and Leadership Development, Amerisure Insurance

    Deidre Bounds, President, Ignite Social Media

    Melissa Price, CEO, dPOP!

    Matthew Rossetti, President, ROSSETTI

    Moderator: Ashley Woods, Director, Consumer Experience, Detroit Free Press

  • 9:55 a.m.
  • Networking Break
  • 10:10 a.m.
  • Engagement Strategies to Improve ROI, Productivity and Employee Satisfaction
  • The growth of millennials in the workforce is changing the way companies engage with their employees. This panel will discuss how leadership can leverage technology and data to develop and implement holistic engagement strategies that can have massive impacts on retention, productivity and employee satisfaction.

    Sean Jackson, CEO, Sift

    Mark Lanfear, Vice President and Global Practice Leader, Life Sciences Consulting and Outsourcing, Kelly Services

    Angie Rohrer, Director, Inclusion and Engagement, Stryker

    Tim Smith, Owner and CEO, Skidmore Studio

    Moderator: Lizz Glenn, Performance Consultant, Dale Carnegie Training

  • 11:00 a.m.
  • Event Concludes
  • Emcee: Alexandra Bahou, Digital Reporter, Web Producer, WXYZ-TV 7

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    • Alabastro
    • Manager, Signature Events
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