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SHRM Chapter Member $0
Student (full time - undergrad) $0
Non-SHRM Chapter Member $0

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UW Oshkosh
800 Algoma Boulevard
Oshkosh, WI 54901

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Group Block Name:  HR Games
All lodging is at the expense of the attendee
Gruenhagen Conference Center, On Campus, Phone: 920-424-1106
Rate:  $35.00 Standard Service (bedding provided but must make own bed and bring towels), $40 Full Service (beds made and towels provided)
Holiday Inn Express, 2251 Westowne Ave,
Phone:  920-303-1300
Rate: $70, rooms with 2 queens or 1 King
Comfort Suites, 400 South Koeller St,
Phone: 920-230-7378
Rate: $82.90, rooms with 2 queens and a pullout sofa
2013 WISHRM Student Conference and HR Games Competition
March 8-9, 2013 - UW Oshkosh

800 Algoma Boulevard
Oshkosh, WI 54901
Oshkosh, WI

Registration is now open for the 2013 Student Conference & HR Games being hosted by the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh on March 8 & 9, 2013. Register today to ensure your spot at the conference!

There are 4 different registration types to choose from:

(1) Student HR Games Participant: Teams of 2 or 3 compete in a jeopardy-style competition in HR-related categories! Before registering, pick your teammates and come up with a team name as you will need this to register. Each member of the team must register separately and use the same team name.
What is HR Games? Check out information at SHRM Website.

(2) Student – Conference Only: For those students that want to attend but are not interested in competing on an HR Games team. There will be events on Friday night for the times when you don’t want to watch the competitions and you are also welcome to volunteer.

(3) Chapter Advisor – all Advisors attending with your chapter.

(4) Conference Volunteers – for those Professional Chapter Members that are interested in giving their time at the conference

There is no cost to attend the conference.

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, February 22, 2013!

Questions? Please contact Callie Zipple, PHR – College Relations Director at Callie.Zipple@ki.com.
Volunteers Needed for HR Games. Click Here

Schedule subject to change.  Tentative schedule shown below.

FRIDAY, March 8, 2013  
Time   Location Event
2:00pm-4:00pm   Wisconsin State Council Meeting
4:00pm-6:30pm   Attendee & Volunteer Registration
5:15pm-6:15pm   HR Games Volunteer Training
5:30pm-6:10pm   Attendee Sit-Down Dinner
6:15pm-6:30pm   Opening Ceremony & HR Games Overview
During Competition   Networking Room Available with Refreshments/Business Card Raffle
6:40p-7:10p Sage Hall HR GAMES:  ROUND 1 (15 min prep/15 min competition)
7:15p-7:40p Sage Hall HR GAMES:  ROUND 2 (10 min prep/15 min competition)
7:45p-8:05p Sage Hall HR GAMES:  ROUND 3 (5 min prep/15 min competition)
8:10p-8:25p Sage Hall HR GAMES:  ROUND 4 (5 min prep/15 min competition)
8:30p-8:50p Sage Hall HR GAMES:  ROUND 5 (5 min prep/15 min competition)
8:50p-9:00p   HR GAMES Friday Night Wrap-Up (Announce Finalists)
9:00p-?     Titan Nights - Sponsored by UW-Oshkosh
SATURDAY, March 9, 2013  
Time   Location Event
8:00am-10:00am   Attendee, Volunteer & Speaker Registration
8:00am-9:00am   Breakfast
9:00am-10:00am   Keynote Speaker
10:10am-11:00am   Break-out Sessions "A"
11:10am-12:00pm   Break-out Sessions "B"
12:00pm-12:45pm   Lunch
12:45pm-1:15pm   HR GAMES Semi-Finals
1:20pm-1:50pm   HR GAMES Finals
Contact Information
Callie Zipple, PHR
Matt Nechodom, PHR
WI State Council College Relations Director
PH: 1-888-374-7121 ext. 38692

Matt graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (UWSP) with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Interpersonal/Organizational Communication. Matt’s HR experience began in college while serving on the board for the local student SHRM chapter. He interned with the Outagamie County Human Resources department in Appleton, WI and continued his experience for 8 years as an HR Generalist and Recruitment Manager for Parts Now in Middleton, WI.  Matt is currently with American Family Insurance in Madison, WI as a Corporate Talent Acquisition Specialist.   Other than recruiting, Matt has experience with employee relations, training, staff development, facilitation, sourcing, etc. Matt is a member of the Greater Madison Area SHRM (GMASHRM) as well as a National SHRM Member. He earned his Professional of Human Resources certification in May, 2008 and has served as the Volunteer Coordinator for the 2011 and 2012 Wisconsin SHRM State conference.
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