New This Year at the HRPA 2019
Annual Conference & Trade Show!
TAKE YOUR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT TO THE NEXT LEVEL AT THESE
COMPLIMENTARY, VALUE-ADDED, INTERACTIVE EXPERIENCES
How do we prepare
harassment and code
of conduct policies?
COACHES ZONE 2019
Get a 20-minute complimentary one-on-one coaching session
with certified coaches from the International Coach Federation –
MINDLABB LOUNGE: MINDFULNESS MEDITATION
WITH THE URBAN BUDDHIST MONK
Participate in a live and interactive experience hosted by MindLabb
with Dr. Bhante Saranapala, The Urban Buddhist Monk, a global
mindful and meditation expert.
Thursday, Jan. 31
Noon – 5 p.m.
Take a moment for yourself and come visit us in the MindLabb
Lounge to infuse your mind with the authentic teachings of med-itation
and mindfulness. Sign up for a session or stop into the
lounge during the show for a serene escape from the bustle in your
How do I approach an
employee who is struggling to
meet their job requirements?
ASK AN EXPERT
Get free advice from nine leading legal and psychological health
and safety experts at our “Ask an Expert” series presented by Great
West Life Centre for Mental Health in the Workplace.
In these 90-minute speed-dating style sessions, workplace
experts offer personalized advice and answer your specific ques-tions
on every aspect of workplace psychological health and safety
from legal, leadership and disability management to workplace
relations, peer support, mental health and more. Register for a ses-sion
on your own or with up to three of your colleagues.
STUDENT SUCCESS FORUM
An essential boot camp devoted to jumpstarting and advancing
HR students’ careers designed by Canada’s HR thought leaders.
Friday, Feb. 1
7:45 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.
■■ Learn key career self-management skills to proactively manage
your career with personal career coach Barbara Wilson.
■■ Find out how to build a professional network with a
■■ Get advice from industry movers and shakers at the Journey to
HR Career Success Panel with Q&A.
■■ Make valuable connections at our networking lunch.
■■ Take home a polished headshot with help from our
professional hair and makeup artist and photographer.
■■ Catch closing conference keynote bestselling author and
award-winning marketer Afdhel Aziz
Know of an HR student that should attend? Tell them to con-tact
Kevie Carr at KCarr@hrpa.ca to find out if there’s available
space and get their school code. A nominal fee applies. n
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