EMPLOYING U.S. VETS

VIRTUAL CONFERENCE

OCTOBER 14, 2021

REGISTRATION OPEN NOW
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Fall, 2021 EMPLOYING U.S. VETS Virtual Conference

Hosted by VETS Indexes, this semi-annual conference includes discussions of best practices and challenges related to veteran employment, recognition of companies going above and beyond for vets and their families, and lots of opportunities to network. The conference is designed to offer attendees actionable tools and information to establish and build upon veteran initiatives. It will also provide a great opportunity to network with peers from leading companies.

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WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND THE
EMPLOYING U.S. VETS CONFERENCE?

This is a significant opportunity for organizations looking to hire qualified and hard-working employees and has become an integral segment of the Human Capital portion of the Social pillar within Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG). But to take advantage, companies need to know their stuff.

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Our experts explore cutting-edge topics such as: Successful Veteran Hiring, New Careers Post-Service, Creating a Strong Veteran Culture, Retaining Veterans, Team-building and Leadership Skills of Veterans, Veterans’ Technical Skills, Supporting Employees in the National Guard or Reserves, Military Spouse and Family Support, and more.

EMPLOYER AWARDS

This one-day, semi-annual event features dynamic speakers and panel discussions with nationally recognized employers distinguished for strong track records in veterans’ employment. It also gives other companies and organizations the opportunity to learn from their successes. Networking is key at this conference.

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WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Corporate, Non-Profit, Government Agency and other employment professionals including Human Resource Executives, Diversity and Inclusion Team Members, Members of Military Veteran Networks, Employee Resource Groups, Corporate Communication Teams, Public Relations, Investor Relations Officers and Military Veteran Initiative Teams. The ESG Community including Asset Managers and Asset Owners such as Public & Private Pensions, Insurance Companies, Endowments, Foundations & Family Offices.

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CONFERENCE SPONSORS AND FRIENDS

GOLD SPONSORS

Mass Mutual

Mass Mutual

GOLD SPONSOR

USAA

USAA

GOLD SPONSOR

SILVER SPONSOR

Fiserv Salutes

Fiserv Salutes

SILVER SPONSOR

BRONZE SPONSORS

Bob WoodWard Foundation

BOB WOODRUFF

FOUNDATION

Just Capital

JUST Capital

BRONZE SPONSOR

LOUNGE SPONSORS

Comcast NBCUniversal

Comcast NBC Universal

MORNING LOUNGE SPONSOR

Oracle

Oracle

AFTERNOON LOUNGE SPONSOR

EVENT FRIENDS

Amazon Military

Amazon Military

EVENT FRIEND

AmeriVet Securities

AmeriVet Securities

EVENT FRIEND

ETF Global

ETF Global

EVENT FRIEND

Fiserv Salutes

Five 9

EVENT FRIEND

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works

EVENT FRIEND

American Legion

New York City SHRM

EVENT FRIEND

USAA

SHRM

EVENT FRIEND

Summit Companies

Summit Companies

EVENT FRIEND

CONFERENCE PARTNERS

AliroVets

ALIROVETS

SUPPORTING VETERANS AND SPOUSES

American Legion

AMERICAN LEGION

POST 754

FourBlock

FOURBLOCK

THE NATION’S LOCAL NETWORK FOR VETS

J Dog Brands

J. DOG BRANDS

FOR VETERANS, BY VETERANS

MOAA

MOAA

Military Officers Association of America

QWAFAFEW

QWAFAFEW

NEW YORK

Roberts & Ryan

ROBERTS & RYAN

SERVICE DISABLED VETERAN OWNED (SDVO)

Training Consortium

TRAINING AND CONSULTING

Consortium

Oracle

Veteran Recruiting

EVENT FRIEND

VOWS

VOWS

SANCTIONED

Wild Bills

WILD BILLS

SODA POP

Bob Hulslander

Spring 2021 Keynote Speaker:

BOB HULSLANDER

LTC, USA (Ret)

Bob Hulslander first enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1975. After eight years of combined active and Reserve duty he reentered the Army as a commissioned officer through ROTC. For the next 25 years he worked as a Military Intelligence officer in a variety of command and staff positions. Upon his retirement from active duty in 2008 as a Lieutenant Colonel, he worked for Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab before accepting a position as a Senior Analyst for US Joint Forces Command and the Joint Staff for the next 10 years.

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Pete Scobell

Spring 2021 Keynote Speaker:

PETE SCOBELL

Former Navy SEAL
Real Leader of “Captain Phillips” Navy SEAL Team

LT Pete Scobell has served in the United States Navy as both an enlisted and officer in the SEAL Teams. For almost 17 years he served on active duty before deciding to move into the active reserves in order to pursue another life long dream. He served at SEAL Team EIGHT, ONE, SEAL Delivery Vehicle Team ONE and Naval Special Warfare Development Group. He made 6 deployments to Iraq, Afghanistan, and other places where he participated in, or led, various special operations missions – from undersea and direct action, to a successful hostage rescue of an American sea Captain off the Horn of Africa.

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FEATURED SPEAKERS

George Altman

GEORGE ALTMAN

Managing Director

VETS Indexes

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Matt Amidon

COL. MATTHEW F. AMIDON, USMCR

Dir. Military Service Initiative

George W. Bush Institute

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Nick Antaki

NICHOLAS ANTAKI

Director of Marketing
Managing Director

VETS Indexes

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BRandon Armstrong

BRANDON ARMSTRONG

Early Careers Lead

bp

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George Bernloehr

GEORGE BERNLOEHR

Lead Associate, Military and Veterans Affairs

Booz Allen Hamilton

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David Best

DAVID BEST

Talent Management Lead

Humana Inc.

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Jason Boone

JASON BOONE

Military & Veteran Outreach Lead

Lockheed Martin

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Marco Bongioanni

MARCO A. BONGIOANNI, LMHC

Readjustment Counseling Therapist

Bronx Vet Center

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Charles Bunch

CHUCK BUNCH

Military Affairs Relationship Director

USAA

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Bre Cameron

BRÉ CAMERON

Veterans Employment Program Manager|Talent Acquisition

Amgen

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Crystal Cochran

CRYSTAL COCHRAN

Director, Fellows Programs

Hiring Our Heroes

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Beth Conlin

BETH CONLIN

Sr. Program Manager, Military Spouse Programs, Global Military Affairs

Amazon

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Tiffany Daugherty

TIFFANY DAUGHERTY, MRC, PHR

Head of Military & Veterans Outreach – US

Barclays

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Samantha Domingo

SAMANTHA DOMINGO, MBA

Military Technical Sourcing Recruiter

Amazon Web Services

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Eddie Dunn

EDDIE DUNN

President & CEO

Eddie Dunn Consulting, LLC

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Ed Carr

ED CARR

Director, Military and Veterans Affairs

Comcast NBCUniversal

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Bronagh Friel

BRONAGH FRIEL

Program Lead

Grow With Google

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Robyn Grable

ROBYN J. GRABLE

Founder and CEO

Veterans ASCEND

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Wesley Gray

WESLEY R. GRAY, Ph.D.

CEO

Alpha Architect

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Vivan Greentree

VIVIAN GREENTREE, Ph.D.

SVP and Head of Global Corporate Citizenship

Fiserv

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Dan Hamilton

DAN HAMILTON

Host of the Next Gen Warrior podcast

Texas Veterans Land Board

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James Hendon

MONNISHA HAWKINS

U.S. Navy Veteran
Director, Talent Acquisition

Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3)

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James Hendon

JAMES HENDON

Commissioner

NYC Department of Veterans’ Services

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Deb Kloeppel

DEB KLOEPPEL

Founder & President

Military Spouse Jobs

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Christine Krommes

CHRISTINA KROMMES

Senior Manager, Talent Acquisition

American Water

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Martin Laird

MARTIN J. LAIRD

Global Program Manager, Tech for Good

IBM

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Don Livingston

DON LIVINGSTON Jr.

Mfg & Sales Systems Manager
T&C North America

Sonoco

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Jon Morbach

JIM MORBACH

Vice President Field and Government Recruiting

Werner Enterprises

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Ed Nicholson

ED NICHOLSON

Senior Recruiter/Military Lead

Union Pacific Railroad

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Gary Patton

GARY PATTON MG (Ret), USA

VP, Veterans and Military Affairs

CACI

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Robert Piechota

ROBERT J. PIECHOTA

Long Island Branch Office Manager

U.S. Small Business Administration

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Karl Snyder

KARL SNYDER

Managing Dir. and Chief Market Strategist

VETS Indexes

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James Tongate

JAMES TONGATE

Vice President of Government Relations

BeneLynk

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Christopher Valdez

CHRISTOPHER VALDEZ

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Cognosante

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Wil Williamson

WIL WILLIAMSON

Director, Veterans Initiatives

Prudential

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David Wallace

DAVID F. WALLACE, USN(Ret)

Senior Manager, Military & Veteran Programs

Systematic Business Consulting

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Keith Wilson

KEITH W. WILSON

Lieutenant Colonel
Regional Director, South, Northeast and Europe

U.S. Army

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Bonnie Zilenziger

BONNIE ZILENZIGER

Director, Talent Acquisition

Lowe’s

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