2013 Economics & Human Capital Conference

April 22 - 24, 2013, Portland, OR

Human Capital Conference Bio Book

Monday, April 22

Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve

Sharing through Chocolate 

What's your biggest Pain?
(No Presentation)

  • Darren Jacklin, Mentoring/Entrepreneurial Speaker

Healthcare Reform: What's the Impact to Your Airports?

Strategic Workforce Planning 4.0

  • Scott Brickner, Director, Financial Planning & Budget, San Diego County Regional Airport Authority
  • Nick Davidson, Director, Leigh Fisher
  • Jeff Lindeman, SPHR, Senior Director, Organizational Performance and Development
    San Diego County Regional Airport Authority, and Chair, HR Nominating Committee

Branding Your Department - Why It's Important to your Employer

Focus Session: Human Capital Strategies for the Airports of the Future

  • What Leadership Skills will Leaders Need by 2020?
        Dianna Richardson, Director, Human Resources, Winnipeg Airports Authority, Inc
        Nancy Enser, Senior Human Resources Consultant, Salt Lake City Department of Airports
  • Organizational Development/Training: Identifying the gaps.
        George Mabon, PHR, Vice President, Human Resources, Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority
        Mike Ellington, Manager, Human Resources, San Diego County Regional Airport Authority
  • Mentoring Programs – Promoting Talent from Within your Airports
        Marshan Oden, Director of Human Resources, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
        Janet Barrow, Director of Human Resources, Louisville Regional Airport Authority

Tuesday, April 23

General Session 1: State of the Industry

Concurrent Session 1c: Talent Management: I-Cloud Based Systems

  • Rico Kmetz-Gonzalez, IT Program Manager, Business Solutions, Port of Portland
  • James Trujillo, Senior Manager, Human Resources, Port of Portland

Luncheon with Keynote Speech

Concurrent Session 2c: Creating a Pay for Performance Culture

Concurrent Session 3c: CEO Panel Discussion - Are You Using Your Human Resources Executive Strategically? 
(No Presentation)

  • James C. Cherry, President and CEO, Aéroports de Montréal, and 2013 BOD Liaison to the HR Committee
  • David N. Edwards, Jr., President and CEO, Greenville-Spartanburg Airport District, and 2013 Chairman, ACI-NA Board of Directors
  • Bill Wyatt, Executive Director and CEO, Port of Portland

Concurrent Session 4c: How to Legally Communicate with your Staff and Avoid Legal Pitfalls

Wednesday, April 24

Concurrent Session 5b: The 3 C's to Sustainability

Concurrent Session 6b: Diversity - How to integrate diversity within your Talent and Succession Planning Strategies throughout your HR programs

  • Eric Mercado, Managing Director, Aviation Career Services
  • Shelby Scales, Executive Director, Airport Minority Advisory Council

Concurrent Session 7a: Wellness Programs and its Return on Investment?