This Seminar was produced as part of the Series sponsored by Fisher & PhillipsLeadAdvantageG. Browne & AssociatesCASHRM and the HR Certification Institute.

12:30 pm – Welcome (lunch may continue): State of the Art Energy HR Professionals Working Group Chair, Linda Okowita, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Cogentrix Energy Power Management

  • Safety Briefing (by Duke Energy)
  • Overview of the day’s program
  • Self-introduction of all attendees
  • Introduction of Adam Bridgers of Fisher Phillips, a Forum Sapphire Sponsor

12:45 pm – Federal/State Energy HR Policy, Regulation and Law update: Adam Bridgers, Attorney, Fisher Phillips

1:15 pm – Panel Discussion: What are the Rules? Affordable Care Act/Immigration Policy

2:30 pm – Networking Break

3:00 pm – Continuation of Panel Discussion: Affordable Care Act/Immigration Policy

  • Transition to audience Q&A midway in segment

4:15 pm – Participant breakout (30 minutes)

  • Specific issues posed energy companies by ACA/Immigration change?
  • How do energy companies “risk manage” these changes?

4:45 pm – Breakout Group report consensus and discussion