WELCOME FORTUNE 2000 ENTERPRISE Thought LEADERS!

As a Fortune 1000 Contingent Talent Leader, you face a delicate balancing act between servicing your internal customers, the hiring managers - and performing your fiduciary responsibility and compliance to your employer.

 

WHY ATTEND?

Collaborating with other key executives at Fortune 1000 companies is paramount to your success. That’s why VMSA has created Enterprise Unplugged. Over 100 Purchasing Executives, Category Managers, Diversity Executives and Talent Acquisition professionals come together to share thought leadership and best practices.


3 simple Steps to engaging through connection and innovation

1. REGISTER. Select ENTERPRISE

1. REGISTER. Select ENTERPRISE

2. WATCH #VMSANetwork

2. WATCH #VMSANetwork

3.  ATTEND VMSA Live and Build your community of peers

3.  ATTEND VMSA Live and Build your community of peers


Find even more opportunities to engage with one another via collaboration and the first of its kind, the #VMSANetwork.

Enjoy a "NO-SELLING" safe environment in Enterprise Unplugged, VMSA Live's half-day session on April 5, 2017.  Reserve your seat now.

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A breath of fresh air - much needed for the ecosystem!

— -Fortune 100 Procurement Leader

FEATURED CONTENT

Content is delivered on the #VMSANetwork upon your registration and then discussed in working groups during the conference.  We encourage content and conversations to be "against-the-grain," "swim-up-stream," INNOVATIVE STRATEGIES and PROVEN TACTICS rooted in real-world experiences for the Enterprise, Supply side or BOTH! Our dynamic talks and discussions are meant to propel the Talent industry forward at lightening speed... well, maybe not lightening... but faster than it's moving now!  

Teresa Carroll, SVP, KellyOCG talks "Solving complex problems requires more than simple solutions."

Teresa Carroll, SVP, KellyOCG talks "Solving complex problems requires more than simple solutions."

Helen Yu, GM Global Prof Services, Marketo talks "Developing Gratitude"  

Helen Yu, GM Global Prof Services, Marketo talks "Developing Gratitude"

 

Dana Shaw-Arimoto, Executive Chair, Catalyst Coalition edu-tains staffing firms on the "New Talent Ecosystem and how to innovate & participate meaningfully."

Dana Shaw-Arimoto, Executive Chair, Catalyst Coalition edu-tains staffing firms on the "New Talent Ecosystem and how to innovate & participate meaningfully."

Keith Wulffraat, Segment Manager, Caterpillar talks "Creating Value Propositions for all stakeholders and the importance of internal messaging"

Keith Wulffraat, Segment Manager, Caterpillar talks "Creating Value Propositions for all stakeholders and the importance of internal messaging"

Richard Keith, Program Manager Caesars Entertainment Corp., talks "Implementing an MSP and VMS in a $25MM program: an Enterprise perspective"

Richard Keith, Program Manager Caesars Entertainment Corp., talks "Implementing an MSP and VMS in a $25MM program: an Enterprise perspective"

Sunil Bagai, Founder & CEO, Crowdstaffing talks "The Exponential Organization."                  

Sunil Bagai, Founder & CEO, Crowdstaffing talks "The Exponential Organization."                  

Leslie Marsh, Procurement Strategist, Hire Talent talks "Commitment in CW Programs."                                   

Leslie Marsh, Procurement Strategist, Hire Talent talks "Commitment in CW Programs."                                   

Jeff Turnage, Sr. Sourcing Manager, TIAA, talks "How to protect your core workforce."  

Jeff Turnage, Sr. Sourcing Manager, TIAA, talks "How to protect your core workforce."

 

Brandon Phillips, President & CEO, Global HR Research, talks "The Biggest Roadblock in the CW Space... hint:  it's not the war for talent!"

Brandon Phillips, President & CEO, Global HR Research, talks "The Biggest Roadblock in the CW Space... hint:  it's not the war for talent!"

Doug Leeby, President, Beeline talks "Total Talent Optimization."  

Doug Leeby, President, Beeline talks "Total Talent Optimization."

 

Anita Scott, Director Global Ops, eBay and founding member of Catalyst Coalition talks "A Buyer's Perspective: CW Trends."

Anita Scott, Director Global Ops, eBay and founding member of Catalyst Coalition talks "A Buyer's Perspective: CW Trends."

Jeannine Parise, CEO & Founder, VMSA talks about something highly edu-taining around video marketing, innovation and/or sales!   

Jeannine Parise, CEO & Founder, VMSA talks about something highly edu-taining around video marketing, innovation and/or sales!   

Maria Jimenez, Sr. Mgr. Global CW, Veritas Technologies talks "Security issues surrounding worker categories."                       

Maria Jimenez, Sr. Mgr. Global CW, Veritas Technologies talks "Security issues surrounding worker categories."                       

Rick Roberts, Founder & CEO, Genesys Talent talks "Staffing in the Cloud - finding the best of the best!"                                                                                  

Rick Roberts, Founder & CEO, Genesys Talent talks "Staffing in the Cloud - finding the best of the best!"                                                                                  

Dan Khublall, Director Global Contingent Labor, Thomson Reuters talks to Buyers & Suppliers about "Embracing Change."

Dan Khublall, Director Global Contingent Labor, Thomson Reuters talks to Buyers & Suppliers about "Embracing Change."

Paul Brubaker, Sr. HR Executive talks "Creating a Winning and Fun Culture."                                            

Paul Brubaker, Sr. HR Executive talks "Creating a Winning and Fun Culture."        

                                   

Dr. Kim Brown, VP Business Development, Hire Talent, sheds light on the nuances of healthcare in the Talent Ecosystem."

Dr. Kim Brown, VP Business Development, Hire Talent, sheds light on the nuances of healthcare in the Talent Ecosystem."

Annie Dao, CW Program Manager, discusses the all areas of the Talent ecosystem.

Annie Dao, CW Program Manager, discusses the all areas of the Talent ecosystem.

Bob Hicks, CW Pioneer and founding member of the Catalyst Coalition talks "Getting Started with Data Analytics."

Bob Hicks, CW Pioneer and founding member of the Catalyst Coalition talks "Getting Started with Data Analytics."

Garry Mathiason, Partner, Littler and founding member of Catalyst Coalition talks "AI, Robotics & Talent."     

Garry Mathiason, Partner, Littler and founding member of Catalyst Coalition talks "AI, Robotics & Talent."     

Jim Coughlin, Creative Director and VMSA Masters Instructor, edu-tains staffing firms on "how to double productivity in high volume global staffing!"  

Jim Coughlin, Creative Director and VMSA Masters Instructor, edu-tains staffing firms on "how to double productivity in high volume global staffing!"  

Mel LoVetri, Strategic Sourcing and CW PM, Autodesk talks "Creating mutually beneficial partnerships."                    

Mel LoVetri, Strategic Sourcing and CW PM, Autodesk talks "Creating mutually beneficial partnerships."                  

 

Gijo George, Director of Strategic Sourcing, Americold Logistics, talks "Creating a fully engaged Contingent Workforce Program."          

Gijo George, Director of Strategic Sourcing, Americold Logistics, talks "Creating a fully engaged Contingent Workforce Program."          

Ram Karuppusamy, Founder & CEO, Lancesoft talks to entrepreneurs on "Building to scale from $10M to $100M."

Ram Karuppusamy, Founder & CEO, Lancesoft talks to entrepreneurs on "Building to scale from $10M to $100M."

Kathy Hardy, President & Co-Founder, YUPRO, talks "Finding Great Talent."  

Kathy Hardy, President & Co-Founder, YUPRO, talks "Finding Great Talent."

 

David Cooper, EVP Strategy, Genesys Talent, stresses "The Voice of the Candidate is the #1 most important factor in Candidate Acquisition."

David Cooper, EVP Strategy, Genesys Talent, stresses "The Voice of the Candidate is the #1 most important factor in Candidate Acquisition."

Anne Zelenka, VP Data Science, IQNavigator talks "Machine Intelligence & Paradigm shifts in thinking."

Anne Zelenka, VP Data Science, IQNavigator talks "Machine Intelligence & Paradigm shifts in thinking."

Monica Maralit, VP PSG Global Solutions talks "The 3 Legs of Offshore Recruiting Partnerships."  

Monica Maralit, VP PSG Global Solutions talks "The 3 Legs of Offshore Recruiting Partnerships."

 

Michael Matherly, CEO, Sourcing for Services and Producer for VMSA, talks on all things SOW.  

Michael Matherly, CEO, Sourcing for Services and Producer for VMSA, talks on all things SOW.

 

Jim Holcomb, Global Head of Contracting, Wipro talks "Staffing is Dead!  The death of staffing as we know it; New models for delivering Talent."

Jim Holcomb, Global Head of Contracting, Wipro talks "Staffing is Dead!  The death of staffing as we know it; New models for delivering Talent."

Brad Talwar, Founder & CEO, TalentBurst, talks "The Pitfalls of High Hazard Payroll and How to manage it."  

Brad Talwar, Founder & CEO, TalentBurst, talks "The Pitfalls of High Hazard Payroll and How to manage it."

 

Amar Panchal, Founder & CEO, Akraya talks "Identifying and remembering the 'Ultimate Buyer.'"                                                       

Amar Panchal, Founder & CEO, Akraya talks "Identifying and remembering the 'Ultimate Buyer.'"                                                       

Kimberly Toonen, CEO, SeeJaneGo shares "A New way to reward ICs and build communities."                                                    

Kimberly Toonen, CEO, SeeJaneGo shares "A New way to reward ICs and build communities."                                                    

Brian Hoffmeyer, Group VP, Marketing Strategies, IQNavigator, discusses 2 challenges.. 1-Data and 2-War for Talent.

Brian Hoffmeyer, Group VP, Marketing Strategies, IQNavigator, discusses 2 challenges.. 1-Data and 2-War for Talent.

Hear the latest findings, trends and improvements recommended by our contingent workforce advisors in the Catalyst Coalition.  As the Executive Chair, Dana Shaw-Arimoto interviews (l to r) Garry Mathiason, Littler; Anita Scott, eBay; and Bob Hicks, Shell.

Hear the latest findings, trends and improvements recommended by our contingent workforce advisors in the Catalyst Coalition.  As the Executive Chair, Dana Shaw-Arimoto interviews (l to r) Garry Mathiason, Littler; Anita Scott, eBay; and Bob Hicks, Shell.

 
 

How does Live work with Studio and the Network?

If you are someone that loves PowerPoint and wants to sit back and relax during lengthly lectures, there are other conferences you should consider.  For now, let's leave the .ppts for another medium.

 

something for everyone in contingent TALENT

Enterprise: Connect with fellow procurement & HR peers in the "sales-free" Enterprise Unplugged.

Enterprise: Connect with fellow procurement & HR peers in the "sales-free" Enterprise Unplugged.

MSP, VMS, Supplier, Gig: Match up with Buyers 1:1 in the Executive Gateway

MSP, VMS, Supplier, Gig: Match up with Buyers 1:1 in the Executive Gateway

Staffing: Pair up with peers sharing similar challenges in the Suppliers Unplugged

Staffing: Pair up with peers sharing similar challenges in the Suppliers Unplugged

 

Programs, dates, fees, and instructors are subject to change.  VMS Accelerators may deny registration to anyone for any reason.  In accordance with VMS Accelerators’ policy, VMS Accelerators does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, sex or sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, political beliefs, veteran status, or disability in admission to, access to, treatment in, or employment in its programs and activities.