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Heartlands Leadership Council Forum

Oct 23, 2018
10:00 AM - 02:00 PM CDT
Kansas City Marriott Downtown | 200 West 12th Street | Kansas City, MO 64105

Join NAPEO's Heartlands Leadership Council Forum October 23, 2018, at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown in Kansas City, Missouri from 10:00 am CT - 2:00 pm CT, including a networking lunch. Stay tuned for an updated agenda and more details. Don’t miss this important industry gathering! 

Draft Agenda

10:00 – 10:15 am            Welcome and Introductions
                                         Lee Allphin, President, The Employer Advantage, LLC and &
                                         NAPEO’s Heartlands Leadership Council Chair

10:15 – 11:00 am            Labor and Employment Law Update
                                        Greg Ballew, Fisher Phillips

11:00 – 11:15 am            Prairie Valley:  Startups Ecosystem Builder
Adam Arredondo, CEO, Kansas City Start Up Foundation

11:30 – 12:00 pm            Update on Business Community Priorities 
Erica Brune, President, Lever1

12:00 – 12:45 pm            Networking Lunch

 12:45 – 1:15 pm              2019 Kansas Legislative Effort 
                                         Kansas Political Update, Scott Schneider, JD,  Watson &
                                         Schneider Consulting, LLC 

1:15 – 1:30 pm                Discussion on Other Issues in Heartlands Region 
                                        1.       2019 Heartlands Priority Strategies

1:30 – 1:45 pm                NAPEO Update
Michael Kreiter, Director, State Government Affairs, NAPEO

 1:45 – 2:00 pm               Good of the Order

2:00 pm                           Adjournment

Registration Fees
$‚Äč105 for NAPEO members 

All cancellations, additions, and changes must be submitted to NAPEO in writing. Refunds will be only issued for cancellations made prior to October 19. A $25 processing fee will apply to all cancellations to cover administrative and event preparatory costs.


Jennifer Dugas

Who Should Attend
  • PEOs and PEO industry service providers doing business in Kansas, Montana, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming.
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