Tuesday April 26, 2022
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 am
Networking Breakfast
8:00 am - 8:20 am
Welcome Remarks
8:20 am - 9:00 am
John Ring — Board Member (Previous Chairman), National Labor Relations Board

National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) previous Chairman John Ring provides his insight and information in this educational session, including his perspective on the future of the Board and recent changes at the NLRB.

9:00 am - 10:00 am
Joe McCabe — Human Resources Director, Flint Hills Resources

Conflict management meets back-to-work planning in this informational session that presents solutions to the challenges associated with having in-office staff and remote workers within the same organization.

10:00 am - 10:15 am
Coffee Break
10:15 am - 11:15 am
Michael T. Welsh — Senior Advisor, Labor Relations, Phillips 66

Michael T. Welsh shares his views on the importance of preparation, planning, assembling the bargaining team, good-faith negotiating, and a sound communication strategy.

11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Brad Obuchowski — Managing Director, Human Capital Advisory, KPMG

Learn from Brad Obuchowski on how some of the world’s foremost HR organizations are driving value in the face of double disruption.  This session focuses on a total workforce approach to tackle the “S” in ESG, and tips on how to adapt to the new world of work. 

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
LRHR Lunch
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Bob Sheeder — Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

What current and projected legal trends must human resources and labor relations professionals understand and prepare for now? Bob Sheeder provides his perspective on the current legal issues with long-term impacts.

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Germaine Hunter — Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Marathon Petroleum Company

Learn from a Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer about how they embrace and leverage diversity, equity, and inclusion to achieve peak organizational performance.

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Coffee Break
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm
Ericka Perryman — Director, Issues Communications, AFPM
Charlie Turner — Director, Brand and Marketing Communications, AFPM

Learn what AFPM has to offer to help empower industry employees to tell the story of our industries and to change the narrative. This session is for those who are looking for practical ways to engage in proactive and constructive conversations with their communities about their company and their industry, a must attend for all industry personnel.

4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
Leticia Roinesdal — Senior Manager Organization Transformation & Talent, Deloitte
Patti Wilkie — Principal Global Employer Services, Deloitte

Explore the ways leading companies enable their workforce to achieve a challenging organizational vision over time. This thought leadership session provides insight into alternative workforce models that are currently in high demand.

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Unwind after day 1 sessions while enjoying appetizers and beverages as you network with other attendees.

Wednesday April 27, 2022
7:30 am - 12:00 pm
7:30 am - 8:00 am
Networking Breakfast
8:00 am - 9:30 am
Introduction: Holly Price — Engagement Manager, McKinsey
Moderator: Alex Camp — Partner , McKinsey
Dale Friedrichs — Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Global Projects, LyondellBasell
Sonya Reed — Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Corporate Communications, Phillips 66
Stacie Farrell — Vice President, HR Operations , Valero

A panel of industry human resources executives discuss current talent trends, how they manage ever-evolving generational issues, and their best practices for equipping their workforce with the skills necessary for future success.

9:30 am - 9:45 am
Coffee Break
9:45 am - 10:45 am
Dr. Vijay Swarup — Senior Technology Director, Corporate Strategic Planning , ExxonMobil Corporation

An insider’s perspective on the direction our industries are headed. This session covers carbon capture, biofuels, the industries’ general direction, and more.

10:45 am - 11:45 am
Philip Brzozowski — Vice President, Labor & Employee Relations, Marathon Petroleum Company

Philip Brzozowski with Marathon Petroleum Company will provide an update on the experienced gained from the national oil bargaining process in 2022.