insideMOBILITY Atlanta 2020

Feb 24 to Feb 26, The W - Midtown, Atlanta, GA

Schedule
Monday, February 24, 2020
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM EST

Registration Desk Open!

Great Room Foyer
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

Follow the Money – Global Mobility Money (Round #1)

Joe Jackson Industry 1

Follow a transaction, who makes money, how much, when, where. What really moves the needle to save money, and what doesn’t. Answer your questions about the financials of an RMC, a DSP, or an HHG company. Where can I get the most cost-efficiency in my program (it may not be where you thought?).

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Relo Tech: The Players and their Solutions (Round #1)

Natalie Campbell Industry 2

There are many technology options in the market, beyond assignment management systems. Look with us at DSP solutions, lump sum management solutions, language solutions, online cultural training and other enhancements.

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New to Mobility? Here’s What You Need to Know (Round #1)

Michelle Mara Industry 3

The presentation will cover a variety of topics, including a look at the development of the industry, key benefits, and tax strategies that may be changing the domestic relocation landscape. Domestic U.S. and global policy types and benefits are outlined, as well as an explanation of Relocation Management Company revenue streams. Included is a deep dive into Household Goods. Individuals with less than two years of exposure to domestic U.S. relocation and/or international assignment management are the ideal attendee.

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Complexity of International Policies (Round #1)

Katrin Razzano Industry 4

From Housing Norms to unique transportation challenges and from COLA versus Per Diems and Household Goods options, the international Mobility policy landscape is ever evolving as companies expand across the globe. This presentation will touch base on the more complicated elements of good international policies.

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3:00 PM - 3:10 PM EST

Break

Great Room Foyer
3:10 PM - 4:10 PM EST

Follow the Money – Global Mobility Money (Round #2)

Joe Jackson Industry 1

Follow a transaction, who makes money, how much, when, where. What really moves the needle to save money, and what doesn’t. Answer your questions about the financials of an RMC, a DSP, or an HHG company. Where can I get the most cost-efficiency in my program (it may not be where you thought?).

Show details Hide details

Relo Tech: The Players and their Solutions (Round #2)

Natalie Campbell Industry 2

There are many technology options in the market, beyond assignment management systems. Look with us at DSP solutions, lump sum management solutions, language solutions, online cultural training and other enhancements.

Show details Hide details

New to Mobility? Here’s What You Need to Know (Round #2)

Michelle Mara Industry 3

The presentation will cover a variety of topics, including a look at the development of the industry, key benefits, and tax strategies that may be changing the domestic relocation landscape. Domestic U.S. and global policy types and benefits are outlined, as well as an explanation of Relocation Management Company revenue streams. Included is a deep dive into Household Goods. Individuals with less than two years of exposure to domestic U.S. relocation and/or international assignment management are the ideal attendee.

Show details Hide details

Complexity of International Policies (Round #2)

Katrin Razzano Industry 4

From Housing Norms to unique transportation challenges and from COLA versus Per Diems and Household Goods options, the international Mobility policy landscape is ever evolving as companies expand across the globe. This presentation will touch base on the more complicated elements of good international policies.

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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST

Welcome Reception

Altitude, 27th Floor of Hotel
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
7:00 AM - 7:45 AM EST

Morning Yoga

Altitude, 27th Floor of Hotel
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM EST

Breakfast

Trace Restaurant
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM EST

Employee Experience Keynote

Shane Smith Great Room
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM EST

Opening Session & Welcome Remarks

Bill Graebel Great Room
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM EST

Break

Great Room Foyer
10:45 AM - 11:35 AM EST

You’re Doing 'What' in Your Program? (Round #1) 

Michelle Mara Industry 1 Peer-to-Peer

Relocation and Assignment policies continue to evolve to meet the needs of customers, both employees and their managers; this session will focus on sharing new ways to approach policy design, from core flex to enhancing existing policies. Hear and share the most innovative approaches to process and policy that are active right now. 

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Business Travelers (Round #1) 

Natalie Campbell Industry 2 Peer-to-Peer

Come prepared to talk about the best ways to manage business travelers, one of the more controversial topics in the Mobility space! From tax and immigration rules to new technology and setting internal stakeholder expectations, managing business travelers has become more and more important to the Mobility world.

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Getting Leadership’s Buy-in With Better Analytics (Round #1) 

Katrin Razzano Industry 3 Workshop

Demonstrating the strategic value of your Mobility program is critical for getting the buy-in from your most important stakeholders. Whether it helps you improve operations, enhances the employee experience, or helps you advocate for needed resources, it starts with a sound strategy and plan. This case study will provide a starting point for you and your peers to discuss what measures and metrics will make a real difference to leadership.

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Making Assignments More Accessible [Diversity and Inclusion] (Round #1) 

Marta Schilling-Gogain, GMS Valencia Culbreath, CRP®, GMS® Industry 4 Workshop/Presentation

Working session focused on how companies can make assignments accessible to all. Topics will include reducing barriers to mobility, dual-career couple support, LGBTQ support, increase in female assignees, flexibility to support nontraditional family dynamics etc.

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Get the Most out of Your Graebel Technology (Round #1) 

Natalie Campbell Studio Demo/Presentation

Ideal for current Graebel clients or for companies interested in practical, hands-on demonstrations of Graebel’s suite of industry leading technology solutions, including globalCONNECT, CitySwitcher and Graebel Analytics.

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A Closer Look at Key Trends and Topics in Mobility Tax – you choose! (Round #1)

Richard Tonge, ATT, CTA, EA John Neely Focus Demo/Presentation

Choose which topics you want to spend time discussing and learning about. Drawn from trends and developments in corporate mobility, we’ll look closer at hot topics and more complex issues in tax that mobility HR leaders may encounter but be less familiar with.  

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India Today! (Round #1) 

Nowzad Wadia Strategy Workshop/Presentation

For the past two decades, Western companies have expanded their operations in India, and the trend shows no signs of slowing down. Join Graebel’s Nowzad Wadia as he leads a discussion on key components of doing business in India, including unique challenges for assignees to and from India as well as relocations within India.

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11:35 AM - 11:50 AM EST

Break

Great Room Foyer
11:50 AM - 12:40 PM EST

You’re Doing 'What' in Your Program? (Round #2)

Michelle Mara Industry 1 Peer-to-Peer

Relocation and Assignment policies continue to evolve to meet the needs of customers, both employees and their managers; this session will focus on sharing new ways to approach policy design, from core flex to enhancing existing policies. Hear and share the most innovative approaches to process and policy that are active right now. 

Show details Hide details

Business Travelers (Round #2)

Natalie Campbell Industry 2 Peer-to-Peer

Come prepared to talk about the best ways to manage business travelers, one of the more controversial topics in the Mobility space! From tax and immigration rules to new technology and setting internal stakeholder expectations, managing business travelers has become more and more important to the Mobility world.

Show details Hide details

Getting Leadership’s Buy-in With Better Analytics (Round #2)

Katrin Razzano Industry 3 Workshop

Demonstrating the strategic value of your Mobility program is critical for getting the buy-in from your most important stakeholders. Whether it helps you improve operations, enhances the employee experience, or helps you advocate for needed resources, it starts with a sound strategy and plan. This case study will provide a starting point for you and your peers to discuss what measures and metrics will make a real difference to leadership.

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Making Assignments More Accessible [Diversity and Inclusion] (Round #2)

Marta Schilling-Gogain, GMS Valencia Culbreath, CRP®, GMS® Industry 4 Workshop/Presentation

Working session focused on how companies can make assignments accessible to all. Topics will include reducing barriers to mobility, dual-career couple support, LGBTQ support, increase in female assignees, flexibility to support nontraditional family dynamics etc.

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Get the Most out of Your Graebel Technology (Round #2)

Natalie Campbell Studio Demo/Presentation

Ideal for current Graebel clients or for companies interested in practical, hands-on demonstrations of Graebel’s suite of industry leading technology solutions, including globalCONNECT, CitySwitcher and Graebel Analytics.

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A Closer Look at Key Trends and Topics in Mobility Tax – you choose! (Round #2)

Richard Tonge, ATT, CTA, EA John Neely Focus Demo/Presentation

Choose which topics you want to spend time discussing and learning about. Drawn from trends and developments in corporate mobility, we’ll look closer at hot topics and more complex issues in tax that mobility HR leaders may encounter but be less familiar with.

Show details Hide details

India Today! (Round #2)

Nowzad Wadia Strategy Workshop/Presentation

For the past two decades, Western companies have expanded their operations in India, and the trend shows no signs of slowing down. Join Graebel’s Nowzad Wadia as he leads a discussion on key components of doing business in India, including unique challenges for assignees to and from India as well as relocations within India.

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12:40 PM - 1:40 PM EST

Lunch

Great Room Foyer
1:40 PM - 2:30 PM EST

You’re Doing 'What' in Your Program? (Round #3)

Michelle Mara Industry 1 Peer-to-Peer

Relocation and Assignment policies continue to evolve to meet the needs of customers, both employees and their managers; this session will focus on sharing new ways to approach policy design, from core flex to enhancing existing policies. Hear and share the most innovative approaches to process and policy that are active right now. 

Show details Hide details

Business Travelers (Round #3)

Natalie Campbell Industry 2 Peer-to-Peer

Come prepared to talk about the best ways to manage business travelers, one of the more controversial topics in the Mobility space! From tax and immigration rules to new technology and setting internal stakeholder expectations, managing business travelers has become more and more important to the Mobility world.

Show details Hide details

Getting Leadership’s Buy-in With Better Analytics (Round #3)

Katrin Razzano Industry 3 Workshop

Demonstrating the strategic value of your Mobility program is critical for getting the buy-in from your most important stakeholders. Whether it helps you improve operations, enhances the employee experience, or helps you advocate for needed resources, it starts with a sound strategy and plan. This case study will provide a starting point for you and your peers to discuss what measures and metrics will make a real difference to leadership.

Show details Hide details

Making Assignments More Accessible [Diversity and Inclusion] (Round #3)

Marta Schilling-Gogain, GMS Valencia Culbreath, CRP®, GMS® Industry 4 Workshop/Presentation

Working session focused on how companies can make assignments accessible to all. Topics will include reducing barriers to mobility, dual-career couple support, LGBTQ support, increase in female assignees, flexibility to support nontraditional family dynamics etc.

Show details Hide details

Get the Most out of Your Graebel Technology (Round #3)

Natalie Campbell Studio Demo/Presentation

Ideal for current Graebel clients or for companies interested in practical, hands-on demonstrations of Graebel’s suite of industry leading technology solutions, including globalCONNECT, CitySwitcher and Graebel Analytics.

Show details Hide details

A Closer Look at Key Trends and Topics in Mobility Tax – you choose! (Round #3)

Richard Tonge, ATT, CTA, EA John Neely Focus Demo/Presentation

Choose which topics you want to spend time discussing and learning about. Drawn from trends and developments in corporate mobility, we’ll look closer at hot topics and more complex issues in tax that mobility HR leaders may encounter but be less familiar with.

Show details Hide details

India Today! (Round #3)

Nowzad Wadia Strategy Workshop/Presentation

For the past two decades, Western companies have expanded their operations in India, and the trend shows no signs of slowing down. Join Graebel’s Nowzad Wadia as he leads a discussion on key components of doing business in India, including unique challenges for assignees to and from India as well as relocations within India.

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1:40 PM - 2:40 PM EST

Partner Roundtable

Pam Capecci, CRP Altitude, 27th Floor of Hotel Roundtable

Bill Graebel and Andrew Pierce will host the annual Partner Roundtable. 

This session will be an open discussion about the industry, our partnership, etc.

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2:30 PM - 2:40 PM EST

Break

Great Room Foyer
2:40 PM - 3:30 PM EST

Mobility’s Best Friends – Stakeholder Engagement Success Stories

Great Room

Is it Payroll, Talent Development, Recruiting, HR Business Partners, or Senior HR leaders, and who should it be? Learn from peers who their go-to supports are in their program and how they use them.

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3:30 PM - 3:35 PM EST

Break

Great Room Foyer
3:35 PM - 4:30 PM EST

The State of Mobility – Graebel Moderated Panel with Global Perspectives

Will Andrea Marta Schilling-Gogain, GMS Nowzad Wadia Great Room Moderated Panel
4:30 PM - 4:40 PM EST

Closing Remarks

George Bates Great Room
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST

Reception & Dinner

The Painted Pin

The Painted Pin is an upscale boutique bar, bowling and entertainment venue with 20 full service lanes in an industrial warehouse space in the heart of Buckhead's Miami Circle.
 

https://www.thepaintedpin.com/ 
 

Transportation will be provided for the offiste reception at The Painted Pin. We got you! 

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Wednesday, February 26, 2020
7:00 AM - 7:45 AM EST

Morning Yoga

Altitude, 27th Floor of Hotel
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM EST

Breakfast

Trace Restaurant
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM EST

Managed Moves or Lump Sums? Let the Debate Rage!

Joe Jackson Great Room

Now more than ever, companies are wrestling with the ease and predictability of lump sums versus the duty of care and completeness of a traditional managed move. Come listen to passionate voices on both sides of the debate in this lively start to the day!

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9:45 AM - 10:00 AM EST
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM EST

Onboarding and Relocation – A Client Success Story (Round #1)

Join Kristen Mansfield from Bank of Oklahoma to talk about how she created an onboarding program that merged with the Bank’s relocation program with much success. Kristen will present and then help lead a discussion about the intersection of onboarding and relocation, one that continues to present challenges to HR programs across the globe.

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Managing Your Own Career (Round #1)

Brenda Stanton Industry 2

Trends, Changes and Development in Mobility Tax (Round #1)

Piecing together changes and developments in tax legislation.  From Brexit to a long view on US tax reform, to understanding how mobility may be caught in governments trying to generate revenue, we’ll look at changes globally that mobility HR should be grasping to support the business effectively

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10:50 AM - 11:05 AM EST

Break

Great Room Foyer
11:05 AM - 11:55 AM EST

Onboarding and Relocation – A Client Success Story (Round #2)

Join Kristen Mansfield from Bank of Oklahoma to talk about how she created an onboarding program that merged with the Bank’s relocation program with much success. Kristen will present and then help lead a discussion about the intersection of onboarding and relocation, one that continues to present challenges to HR programs across the globe.

Show details Hide details

Managing Your Own Career (Round #2)

Brenda Stanton Industry 2

Trends, Changes and Development in Mobility Tax (Round #2)

Piecing together changes and developments in tax legislation.  From Brexit to a long view on US tax reform, to understanding how mobility may be caught in governments trying to generate revenue, we’ll look at changes globally that mobility HR should be grasping to support the business effectively

Show details Hide details
11:45 AM - 11:55 AM EST

Break

Great Room Foyer
11:55 AM - 12:45 PM EST

Onboarding and Relocation – A Client Success Story (Round #3)

Join Kristen Mansfield from Bank of Oklahoma to talk about how she created an onboarding program that merged with the Bank’s relocation program with much success. Kristen will present and then help lead a discussion about the intersection of onboarding and relocation, one that continues to present challenges to HR programs across the globe.

Show details Hide details

Managing Your Own Career (Round #3)

Brenda Stanton Industry 2

Trends, Changes and Development in Mobility Tax (Round #3)

Piecing together changes and developments in tax legislation.  From Brexit to a long view on US tax reform, to understanding how mobility may be caught in governments trying to generate revenue, we’ll look at changes globally that mobility HR should be grasping to support the business effectively

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12:50 PM - 1:30 PM EST

Meet the People Who Make Mobility Possible!

Meet the superstars who are on the frontlines with your assignees and transferees every day!  Join us before lunch for a Panel Discussion with Graebel team members who are the key to delivering service daily to our customers. Hear from them about tips, challenges, and advice to help make every experience a rewarding one.

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1:15 PM - 2:00 PM EST

Lunch and Closing Remarks

Great Room
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM EST

Registration Desk Open!

Great Room Foyer
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

Follow the Money – Global Mobility Money (Round #1)

Joe Jackson Industry 1

Follow a transaction, who makes money, how much, when, where. What really moves the needle to save money, and what doesn’t. Answer your questions about the financials of an RMC, a DSP, or an HHG company. Where can I get the most cost-efficiency in my program (it may not be where you thought?).

Show details Hide details

Relo Tech: The Players and their Solutions (Round #1)

Natalie Campbell Industry 2

There are many technology options in the market, beyond assignment management systems. Look with us at DSP solutions, lump sum management solutions, language solutions, online cultural training and other enhancements.

Show details Hide details

New to Mobility? Here’s What You Need to Know (Round #1)

Michelle Mara Industry 3

The presentation will cover a variety of topics, including a look at the development of the industry, key benefits, and tax strategies that may be changing the domestic relocation landscape. Domestic U.S. and global policy types and benefits are outlined, as well as an explanation of Relocation Management Company revenue streams. Included is a deep dive into Household Goods. Individuals with less than two years of exposure to domestic U.S. relocation and/or international assignment management are the ideal attendee.

Show details Hide details

Complexity of International Policies (Round #1)

Katrin Razzano Industry 4

From Housing Norms to unique transportation challenges and from COLA versus Per Diems and Household Goods options, the international Mobility policy landscape is ever evolving as companies expand across the globe. This presentation will touch base on the more complicated elements of good international policies.

Show details Hide details
3:00 PM - 3:10 PM EST

Break

Great Room Foyer
3:10 PM - 4:10 PM EST

Follow the Money – Global Mobility Money (Round #2)

Joe Jackson Industry 1

Follow a transaction, who makes money, how much, when, where. What really moves the needle to save money, and what doesn’t. Answer your questions about the financials of an RMC, a DSP, or an HHG company. Where can I get the most cost-efficiency in my program (it may not be where you thought?).

Show details Hide details

Relo Tech: The Players and their Solutions (Round #2)

Natalie Campbell Industry 2

There are many technology options in the market, beyond assignment management systems. Look with us at DSP solutions, lump sum management solutions, language solutions, online cultural training and other enhancements.

Show details Hide details

New to Mobility? Here’s What You Need to Know (Round #2)

Michelle Mara Industry 3

The presentation will cover a variety of topics, including a look at the development of the industry, key benefits, and tax strategies that may be changing the domestic relocation landscape. Domestic U.S. and global policy types and benefits are outlined, as well as an explanation of Relocation Management Company revenue streams. Included is a deep dive into Household Goods. Individuals with less than two years of exposure to domestic U.S. relocation and/or international assignment management are the ideal attendee.

Show details Hide details

Complexity of International Policies (Round #2)

Katrin Razzano Industry 4

From Housing Norms to unique transportation challenges and from COLA versus Per Diems and Household Goods options, the international Mobility policy landscape is ever evolving as companies expand across the globe. This presentation will touch base on the more complicated elements of good international policies.

Show details Hide details
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST

Welcome Reception

Altitude, 27th Floor of Hotel
7:00 AM - 7:45 AM EST

Morning Yoga

Altitude, 27th Floor of Hotel
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM EST

Breakfast

Trace Restaurant
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM EST

Employee Experience Keynote

Shane Smith Great Room
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM EST

Opening Session & Welcome Remarks

Bill Graebel Great Room
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM EST

Break

Great Room Foyer
10:45 AM - 11:35 AM EST

You’re Doing 'What' in Your Program? (Round #1) 

Michelle Mara Industry 1 Peer-to-Peer

Relocation and Assignment policies continue to evolve to meet the needs of customers, both employees and their managers; this session will focus on sharing new ways to approach policy design, from core flex to enhancing existing policies. Hear and share the most innovative approaches to process and policy that are active right now. 

Show details Hide details

Business Travelers (Round #1) 

Natalie Campbell Industry 2 Peer-to-Peer

Come prepared to talk about the best ways to manage business travelers, one of the more controversial topics in the Mobility space! From tax and immigration rules to new technology and setting internal stakeholder expectations, managing business travelers has become more and more important to the Mobility world.

Show details Hide details

Getting Leadership’s Buy-in With Better Analytics (Round #1) 

Katrin Razzano Industry 3 Workshop

Demonstrating the strategic value of your Mobility program is critical for getting the buy-in from your most important stakeholders. Whether it helps you improve operations, enhances the employee experience, or helps you advocate for needed resources, it starts with a sound strategy and plan. This case study will provide a starting point for you and your peers to discuss what measures and metrics will make a real difference to leadership.

Show details Hide details

Making Assignments More Accessible [Diversity and Inclusion] (Round #1) 

Marta Schilling-Gogain, GMS Valencia Culbreath, CRP®, GMS® Industry 4 Workshop/Presentation

Working session focused on how companies can make assignments accessible to all. Topics will include reducing barriers to mobility, dual-career couple support, LGBTQ support, increase in female assignees, flexibility to support nontraditional family dynamics etc.

Show details Hide details

Get the Most out of Your Graebel Technology (Round #1) 

Natalie Campbell Studio Demo/Presentation

Ideal for current Graebel clients or for companies interested in practical, hands-on demonstrations of Graebel’s suite of industry leading technology solutions, including globalCONNECT, CitySwitcher and Graebel Analytics.

Show details Hide details

A Closer Look at Key Trends and Topics in Mobility Tax – you choose! (Round #1)

Richard Tonge, ATT, CTA, EA John Neely Focus Demo/Presentation

Choose which topics you want to spend time discussing and learning about. Drawn from trends and developments in corporate mobility, we’ll look closer at hot topics and more complex issues in tax that mobility HR leaders may encounter but be less familiar with.  

Show details Hide details

India Today! (Round #1) 

Nowzad Wadia Strategy Workshop/Presentation

For the past two decades, Western companies have expanded their operations in India, and the trend shows no signs of slowing down. Join Graebel’s Nowzad Wadia as he leads a discussion on key components of doing business in India, including unique challenges for assignees to and from India as well as relocations within India.

Show details Hide details
11:35 AM - 11:50 AM EST

Break

Great Room Foyer
11:50 AM - 12:40 PM EST

You’re Doing 'What' in Your Program? (Round #2)

Michelle Mara Industry 1 Peer-to-Peer

Relocation and Assignment policies continue to evolve to meet the needs of customers, both employees and their managers; this session will focus on sharing new ways to approach policy design, from core flex to enhancing existing policies. Hear and share the most innovative approaches to process and policy that are active right now. 

Show details Hide details

Business Travelers (Round #2)

Natalie Campbell Industry 2 Peer-to-Peer

Come prepared to talk about the best ways to manage business travelers, one of the more controversial topics in the Mobility space! From tax and immigration rules to new technology and setting internal stakeholder expectations, managing business travelers has become more and more important to the Mobility world.

Show details Hide details

Getting Leadership’s Buy-in With Better Analytics (Round #2)

Katrin Razzano Industry 3 Workshop

Demonstrating the strategic value of your Mobility program is critical for getting the buy-in from your most important stakeholders. Whether it helps you improve operations, enhances the employee experience, or helps you advocate for needed resources, it starts with a sound strategy and plan. This case study will provide a starting point for you and your peers to discuss what measures and metrics will make a real difference to leadership.

Show details Hide details

Making Assignments More Accessible [Diversity and Inclusion] (Round #2)

Marta Schilling-Gogain, GMS Valencia Culbreath, CRP®, GMS® Industry 4 Workshop/Presentation

Working session focused on how companies can make assignments accessible to all. Topics will include reducing barriers to mobility, dual-career couple support, LGBTQ support, increase in female assignees, flexibility to support nontraditional family dynamics etc.

Show details Hide details

Get the Most out of Your Graebel Technology (Round #2)

Natalie Campbell Studio Demo/Presentation

Ideal for current Graebel clients or for companies interested in practical, hands-on demonstrations of Graebel’s suite of industry leading technology solutions, including globalCONNECT, CitySwitcher and Graebel Analytics.

Show details Hide details

A Closer Look at Key Trends and Topics in Mobility Tax – you choose! (Round #2)

Richard Tonge, ATT, CTA, EA John Neely Focus Demo/Presentation

Choose which topics you want to spend time discussing and learning about. Drawn from trends and developments in corporate mobility, we’ll look closer at hot topics and more complex issues in tax that mobility HR leaders may encounter but be less familiar with.

Show details Hide details

India Today! (Round #2)

Nowzad Wadia Strategy Workshop/Presentation

For the past two decades, Western companies have expanded their operations in India, and the trend shows no signs of slowing down. Join Graebel’s Nowzad Wadia as he leads a discussion on key components of doing business in India, including unique challenges for assignees to and from India as well as relocations within India.

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12:40 PM - 1:40 PM EST

Lunch

Great Room Foyer
1:40 PM - 2:30 PM EST

You’re Doing 'What' in Your Program? (Round #3)

Michelle Mara Industry 1 Peer-to-Peer

Relocation and Assignment policies continue to evolve to meet the needs of customers, both employees and their managers; this session will focus on sharing new ways to approach policy design, from core flex to enhancing existing policies. Hear and share the most innovative approaches to process and policy that are active right now. 

Show details Hide details

Business Travelers (Round #3)

Natalie Campbell Industry 2 Peer-to-Peer

Come prepared to talk about the best ways to manage business travelers, one of the more controversial topics in the Mobility space! From tax and immigration rules to new technology and setting internal stakeholder expectations, managing business travelers has become more and more important to the Mobility world.

Show details Hide details

Getting Leadership’s Buy-in With Better Analytics (Round #3)

Katrin Razzano Industry 3 Workshop

Demonstrating the strategic value of your Mobility program is critical for getting the buy-in from your most important stakeholders. Whether it helps you improve operations, enhances the employee experience, or helps you advocate for needed resources, it starts with a sound strategy and plan. This case study will provide a starting point for you and your peers to discuss what measures and metrics will make a real difference to leadership.

Show details Hide details

Making Assignments More Accessible [Diversity and Inclusion] (Round #3)

Marta Schilling-Gogain, GMS Valencia Culbreath, CRP®, GMS® Industry 4 Workshop/Presentation

Working session focused on how companies can make assignments accessible to all. Topics will include reducing barriers to mobility, dual-career couple support, LGBTQ support, increase in female assignees, flexibility to support nontraditional family dynamics etc.

Show details Hide details

Get the Most out of Your Graebel Technology (Round #3)

Natalie Campbell Studio Demo/Presentation

Ideal for current Graebel clients or for companies interested in practical, hands-on demonstrations of Graebel’s suite of industry leading technology solutions, including globalCONNECT, CitySwitcher and Graebel Analytics.

Show details Hide details

A Closer Look at Key Trends and Topics in Mobility Tax – you choose! (Round #3)

Richard Tonge, ATT, CTA, EA John Neely Focus Demo/Presentation

Choose which topics you want to spend time discussing and learning about. Drawn from trends and developments in corporate mobility, we’ll look closer at hot topics and more complex issues in tax that mobility HR leaders may encounter but be less familiar with.

Show details Hide details

India Today! (Round #3)

Nowzad Wadia Strategy Workshop/Presentation

For the past two decades, Western companies have expanded their operations in India, and the trend shows no signs of slowing down. Join Graebel’s Nowzad Wadia as he leads a discussion on key components of doing business in India, including unique challenges for assignees to and from India as well as relocations within India.

Show details Hide details
1:40 PM - 2:40 PM EST

Partner Roundtable

Pam Capecci, CRP Altitude, 27th Floor of Hotel Roundtable

Bill Graebel and Andrew Pierce will host the annual Partner Roundtable. 

This session will be an open discussion about the industry, our partnership, etc.

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2:30 PM - 2:40 PM EST

Break

Great Room Foyer
2:40 PM - 3:30 PM EST

Mobility’s Best Friends – Stakeholder Engagement Success Stories

Great Room

Is it Payroll, Talent Development, Recruiting, HR Business Partners, or Senior HR leaders, and who should it be? Learn from peers who their go-to supports are in their program and how they use them.

Show details Hide details
3:30 PM - 3:35 PM EST

Break

Great Room Foyer
3:35 PM - 4:30 PM EST

The State of Mobility – Graebel Moderated Panel with Global Perspectives

Will Andrea Marta Schilling-Gogain, GMS Nowzad Wadia Great Room Moderated Panel
4:30 PM - 4:40 PM EST

Closing Remarks

George Bates Great Room
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST

Reception & Dinner

The Painted Pin

The Painted Pin is an upscale boutique bar, bowling and entertainment venue with 20 full service lanes in an industrial warehouse space in the heart of Buckhead's Miami Circle.
 

https://www.thepaintedpin.com/ 
 

Transportation will be provided for the offiste reception at The Painted Pin. We got you! 

Show details Hide details
7:00 AM - 7:45 AM EST

Morning Yoga

Altitude, 27th Floor of Hotel
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM EST

Breakfast

Trace Restaurant
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM EST

Managed Moves or Lump Sums? Let the Debate Rage!

Joe Jackson Great Room

Now more than ever, companies are wrestling with the ease and predictability of lump sums versus the duty of care and completeness of a traditional managed move. Come listen to passionate voices on both sides of the debate in this lively start to the day!

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9:45 AM - 10:00 AM EST
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM EST

Onboarding and Relocation – A Client Success Story (Round #1)

Join Kristen Mansfield from Bank of Oklahoma to talk about how she created an onboarding program that merged with the Bank’s relocation program with much success. Kristen will present and then help lead a discussion about the intersection of onboarding and relocation, one that continues to present challenges to HR programs across the globe.

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Managing Your Own Career (Round #1)

Brenda Stanton Industry 2

Trends, Changes and Development in Mobility Tax (Round #1)

Piecing together changes and developments in tax legislation.  From Brexit to a long view on US tax reform, to understanding how mobility may be caught in governments trying to generate revenue, we’ll look at changes globally that mobility HR should be grasping to support the business effectively

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10:50 AM - 11:05 AM EST

Break

Great Room Foyer
11:05 AM - 11:55 AM EST

Onboarding and Relocation – A Client Success Story (Round #2)

Join Kristen Mansfield from Bank of Oklahoma to talk about how she created an onboarding program that merged with the Bank’s relocation program with much success. Kristen will present and then help lead a discussion about the intersection of onboarding and relocation, one that continues to present challenges to HR programs across the globe.

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Managing Your Own Career (Round #2)

Brenda Stanton Industry 2

Trends, Changes and Development in Mobility Tax (Round #2)

Piecing together changes and developments in tax legislation.  From Brexit to a long view on US tax reform, to understanding how mobility may be caught in governments trying to generate revenue, we’ll look at changes globally that mobility HR should be grasping to support the business effectively

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11:45 AM - 11:55 AM EST

Break

Great Room Foyer
11:55 AM - 12:45 PM EST

Onboarding and Relocation – A Client Success Story (Round #3)

Join Kristen Mansfield from Bank of Oklahoma to talk about how she created an onboarding program that merged with the Bank’s relocation program with much success. Kristen will present and then help lead a discussion about the intersection of onboarding and relocation, one that continues to present challenges to HR programs across the globe.

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Managing Your Own Career (Round #3)

Brenda Stanton Industry 2

Trends, Changes and Development in Mobility Tax (Round #3)

Piecing together changes and developments in tax legislation.  From Brexit to a long view on US tax reform, to understanding how mobility may be caught in governments trying to generate revenue, we’ll look at changes globally that mobility HR should be grasping to support the business effectively

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12:50 PM - 1:30 PM EST

Meet the People Who Make Mobility Possible!

Meet the superstars who are on the frontlines with your assignees and transferees every day!  Join us before lunch for a Panel Discussion with Graebel team members who are the key to delivering service daily to our customers. Hear from them about tips, challenges, and advice to help make every experience a rewarding one.

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1:15 PM - 2:00 PM EST

Lunch and Closing Remarks

Great Room