SHRM Conference to be Held at SJC Long Island

September 21, 2015

PATCHOGUE, N.Y. – September 21, 2015 – The Department of Continuing Education at SJC Long Island will host an all-day conference for the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) on Friday, October 23 at 8:30 a.m. in the McGann Conference Center, located on the College’s campus in Patchogue. 

After a networking breakfast, the conference, “Enhancing Your Role, Your Profession and Your Company,” will begin with workshops, followed by an alumni expert panel discussion, “Demonstrating Value in Human Resources,” moderated by Diane Pfadenhauer, SPHR, Esq., assistant professor at SJC.

The panel presentation will be followed by lunch and a keynote address on the legal forecast for 2016 by Lisa Boily, CCP, GRP, economist for the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Afternoon workshops will take place after lunch. Topics include Thriving with Corporate Wellness, led by MaryAnn Jones, CHC, AADP, founder of Thrive Naturally; The Relevancy of Human Resources Certifications, led by Diane Pfadenhauer, assistant professor at SJC; and Leveraging Technology in Human Capital Management, led by Joseph Posner, SPHR, director of human resources at New Visions for Public Schools.

The cost to attend this event is $90 and includes breakfast and lunch. Sponsorship opportunities and 3.0 HRCI continuing education credits are available. Register online. For more information, email Cara Ryan at [email protected].

SJC Long Island is located at 155 W. Roe Blvd. in Patchogue, and is accessible via the South Service Road of Sunrise Highway, just east of Exit 52 (Waverly Avenue).

St. Joseph’s College has been dedicated to providing a diverse population of students in the New York metropolitan area with an affordable education rooted in the liberal arts tradition since 1916. Independent and coeducational, the College provides a strong academic and value-oriented education at the undergraduate and graduate levels, aiming to prepare each student for a life characterized by integrity, intellectual and spiritual values, social responsibility and service. Through SJC Brooklyn, SJC Long Island and SJC Online, the College offers degrees in more than 45 majors, special course offerings and certificates, affiliated and pre-professional programs.