Past Session Recordings
Caring for our Community During
A panel discussion with social impact leaders to discuss how companies are giving back during COVID-19.
Avo Makdessian, VP, Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships, Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Melissa Steadman, Head, Corporate Partnerships, WE Charity
Sue Olson, Strategic HR Consultant, Red Thread Consulting
Diann Lawson, Director, Sequoia Impact Program, Sequoia
COVID-19 Survey Insights for HR & Ops Decisions
This session will unpack the findings from our COVID-19 survey and the choices and policy adjustments HR and Ops leaders are making to better support their people.
Lesley Grady, VP, Client Service, Sequoia (Moderator)
Meghna Solorio, Principal & Director, Client Service, Sequoia
Chrissy Selva, Business Consultant, Sequoia
Jesse Freese, Senior Business Consultant, Sequoia One
First Look: New Workforce Tech
This session will spotlight five up-and-coming companies addressing gaps in workforce tech. Founders from these companies will present and hear feedback from a panel of HR experts. We’ve teamed up with PeopleTech Partners to identify participating companies. PeopleTech is an advisory group that works with early stage HR tech founders and matches them with HR leaders for product feedback and pilots.
COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave and FMLA:
What Employers Need to Know
This session will cover best practices for staying compliant during COVID-19, specifically around FFCRA requirements for paid sick leave and emergency family medical leave.
New Healthcare & Wellness Tech
This session spotlights five up-and-coming companies addressing gaps in healthcare and wellness tech. Founders from these companies will present and hear feedback from a panel of HR experts. We’ve teamed up with PeopleTech Partners to identify participating companies. PeopleTech is an advisory group that works with early stage HR tech founders and matches them with HR leaders for product feedback and pilots.
Supporting a Fully Remote Workforce
This session will cover best practices for supporting your fully remote workforce during this period of shelter in place.
Supporting Employee Mental Health
This session covers techniques for supporting employee mental health during COVID-19.
Onboarding Strategies During Social Distancing
This session covers best practices for creating an effective onboarding program during this period of social distancing and a remote workforce.
Diversity & Inclusion: Moving Towards Meaningful Change
This session covers best practices for driving meaningful change in your organization through your D&I program.
Preparing for the Next Decade of HR
Part of this year’s keynote address, this session covers a discussion with HR thought leaders about how HR’s function will evolve in the next 10 years.