3rd Annual HR Symposium on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020
For all UC Davis human resources professionals and stakeholders

The Second Annual HR Symposium was held on September 18

The theme was enhancing the employee experience and it focused on critical touch-points in the employee life cycle - managing performance, encouraging development, fostering worklife, creating a respectful workplace - all with the goal of retaining our One-of-a-Kind employees.

Save the Date for the 2020 HR Symposium on Wednesday, Oct. 28 
One of a Kind – Like YouEmployee Life Cycle Infographic

UC Davis employs 20,000+ people, each of whom will have unique experiences throughout their careers. Supervisors have countless opportunities to shape those employee experiences - from interviewing and onboarding, and on through retirement.

Over the course of a career, interactions with colleagues, students, patients and others will also impact the employee, affecting their engagement, productivity, well-being, sense of belonging, and career development.


Time Description
8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
9 a.m. Opening remarks from Christine Lovely, Chief Human Resources Officer
9:30 a.m. Keynote address
Doug Lipp, former head of training at Disney University
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10:45 a.m. Breakout sessions
Read descriptions of morning breakouts
11:45 a.m. Catered lunch, mingling
1 p.m. Poster session
2 p.m. Breakout sessions
Read descriptions of afternoon breakouts
3:15 p.m. Closing remarks and prizes