Staffing World 2020 Agenda

Subject to change

Expo hall hours:

Tuesday: 5–7pm
Wednesday: 10am–7:30pm
Thursday: 8am–2pm

Registration hours:

Tuesday: 8am–7pm
Wednesday: 7:30am–7:30pm
Thursday: 8am–3:30pm


1–5 p.m.

Preconvention Program

Preconvention Program: Advancing Women Leaders in the Staffing Industry (part I)
This popular Staffing World preconvention program offers a unique opportunity to meet and reconnect with women leaders to expand your professional network and strengthen the voice and influence of women in staffing. Get expert advice and insights on topics requested by the community—including skills and confidence building, managing rising leaders, diversity and inclusion, challenges and success stories, and more. Whether you’re a senior executive, director, manager, or emerging leader, this intense, two-part program will inspire and prepare you to take your career to the next level and, ultimately, advance the position of women in the industry.


8 a.m.–7 p.m.

Registration Open


9:30 a.m.–2 p.m.

Preconvention Programs

Preconvention Program: Advancing Women Leaders in the Staffing Industry (part II)
This popular Staffing World preconvention program offers a unique opportunity to meet and reconnect with women leaders to expand your professional network and strengthen the voice and influence of women in staffing. Get expert advice and insights on topics requested by the community—including skills and confidence building, managing rising leaders, diversity and inclusion, challenges and success stories, and more. Whether you’re a senior executive, director, manager, or emerging leader, this intense, two-part program will inspire and prepare you to take your career to the next level and, ultimately, advance the position of women in the industry.

Preconvention Program: Growth Strategies for Staffing Companies up to $50 Million in Revenue
Back for its second year at Staffing World and featuring new and updated content, this growth-focused preconvention program is designed as a master class especially for the leaders of fast-growing, small and medium-sized staffing companies. This is a unique opportunity to engage with industry peers to discuss strategies and company culture, compare best practices, and benchmark plans and progress. Highly regarded industry thought leaders will direct the discussion on topics such as optimizing small-team productivity, setting financial goals and KPIs, scaling growth strategies, establishing and tracking benchmarks, implementing tactics for enhancing client relations, and much more.

Preconvention Program: Empowering Your Team and Fueling Success
Whether you’re part of a team of two, 20, or 200+—the group dynamics and responsibilities each team member must fulfill to maximize success are critical building blocks every strong company must have. During this Staffing World preconvention program, you will tackle topics such as managing internal onboarding and training, communicating company culture and vision, encouraging collaboration, having difficult conversations, mastering methods for coaching clients and candidates, implementing rewards and recognition systems, and much more. This program will deliver valuable strategies you can take back to your company and use immediately to kickstart improvements.


1:30–2:45 p.m.

Welcome Mixer


3–5 p.m.

Keynote


5–7 p.m.

Expo Party


7:30–8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast


7:30–8:30 a.m.

First-Time Attendee Breakfast


7:30 a.m.–7:30 p.m.

Registration Open


8:30–10 a.m.

Super Session and Keynote


10 a.m.–7:30 p.m.

Expo Open


10:15–11 a.m.

Refreshment Break in the Expo


10:30–11 a.m.

Tech Talks in the Expo


11:15 a.m.–12:45 p.m.

Targeted Breakout Sessions


1–2:30 p.m.

Lunch in the Expo


1–2:30 p.m.

ASA Cares LIVE


2:45–3:45 p.m.

Targeted Breakout Sessions


2:45–3:45 p.m.

Tech Talks in the Expo


3:45–4:30 p.m.

Refreshment Break in the Expo


4:30–5:30 p.m.

Tech Talks in the Expo


4:45–5:30 p.m.

Targeted Breakout Sessions


5:30–7:30 p.m.

Expo Party


7–10 p.m.

ASA StaffingPAC Industry Leader Event (by invitation only)


8–9 a.m.

Breakfast in the Expo


8 a.m.–2 p.m.

Expo Hall Open


8 a.m.–3:30 p.m.

Registration Open


9–11 a.m.

ASA Cares LIVE


9:15–10:15 a.m.

Targeted Breakout Sessions


9:15–11:15 a.m.

Game Changers: Case Study Speed Talks in the Expo


10:30–11:15 a.m.

Refreshment Break in the Expo


10:30 a.m.–1 p.m.

Special Session for Staffing Firm Owners and CEOs


11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Targeted Breakout Sessions


12:30–2 p.m.

Lunch in the Expo


12:30–2 p.m.

ASA Cares LIVE


2:15–3:15 p.m.

Targeted Breakout Sessions


3:30–5 p.m.

Super Session and Keynote