Wednesday, Sep 12, 6-8:30 PM

DisruptHR New Orleans 4.0

New Orleans Jazz Market
Getting there
1436 Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard, New Orleans, LA

DisruptHR New Orleans is an information exchange designed to energize, inform and empower executives, business leaders and professionals in the HR field. Are you tired of the same old approach to Human Resources? Are you ready to start talking about talent in a whole new way? We are looking forward to 4.0 leveling up! WHAT IS DISRUPTHR? At DisruptHR New Orleans, we are about shaking HR up and challenging the status quo. Join us and get informed on what's trending in HR. SHOULD I ATTEND? DisruptHR is a high-energy idea forum designed to inform and empower HR professionals, managers, business leaders, and leaders in general, who are PASSIONATE ABOUT TALENT & the WORKPLACE. You'll get the opportunity to network with HR & Business professionals who are full of energy and great ideas. We’re excited! We want to innovate and shake things up! We're taking the brilliance of TED Talks, adding a pinch of energy from Ignite events, finishing it with a dash of "talent" and giving each speaker 5 minutes to blow your mind on topics relevant to the human experience at work! Naturally, this all has a NOLA flair when it comes to adding great food, spirits, and venue. You don't have to be in HR to attend nor to submit to speak. In fact, Disrupt talks have been given and attended by C-Suite Leaders, Technologists, Entrepreneurs, Students, Politicians...and, yes, even a few HR professionals.
Here are a some of the speakers you can expect to navigate the forum's frontstage for 4.0: Amy Bakay, SHRM-SCP, Owner/Consultant HR NOLA; Tulane Law School Adjunct Professor; NOLA SHRM Board Member:

How to Be a Bully at Work Patrick Morrison, USI; Benefits Consultant:

Open Enrollment, Here we go again! Michelynne McCarter-Bell, MKK Bell Consultants:
Return to Sender! The criticality of your new hire onboarding and orientation experience (Houston, Texas) Roger Ferguson - Principal,

iSi HR Consulting LLC:

Performance Appraisal Expert, Process Improvement Consultant, Author -
Annual Appraisals Suck... The Life From Your Teams (Houston, Texas) Magadalene Blessey-Bickford, McGlinchey Stafford; Labor and Employment Litigation:
It's all about "Me Too" Hal Thomas, Security Consultant:
How Secure Are Your People at Work? Yvette Henry, Director of Human Resources, Universal Data, DisruptHR Chair NOLA:
It's a Thin Line Between Love and Hate:
HR The Relationship Coach Valerie Grubb, Principal Valerie Grubb & Associates;
Dynamic Keynote Speaker, Executive Coach, Trainer & Author:

Look Out World – Gen Z has ARRIVED! Keep checking as we continue to add speakers to this rotation daily. Click here for clips from DisruptHR in other cities to get an idea of what you're in for! And LIKE DisruptHR New Orleans:, Twitter: @disrupthrnola Wednesday, September 12, 2018 | 6:00pm - 8:30pm: Registration: 6:00pm - 6:30pm. Speakers start 6:30pm COST: Special: $25.00 Two Tickets for One;
(Special ends on
09/07/2012 + plus Eventbrite service fee). Earlybird' $15.00 (Earlybird purchase ends at 11:59am on 08/31/2018). $25.00 ( 09/08/2012 through day of event). Includes great New Orleans food, door prizes, and a Cash bar! FAQs Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event? Yes, all attendees must be 21+ years of age. Parking:
Street Parking or Valet Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? Please direct any questions to DisruptHR by emailing