The i4cp 2023 Next Practices Now Conference - March 27 - 30, 2023 in Scottsdale, AZ

Our Featured Speakers

Continuing i4cp’s history of assembling stellar line-ups of top business leaders, authors, academics, and thought leaders, some of our featured speakers are below (more will be announced soon).
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Ellen McGirt

About Ellen McGirt

Ellen is a senior editor at FORTUNE, where she established the race and leadership beat in 2016. She is the co-host of Fortune’s Leadership Next podcast which explores the changing rules of business leadership.

Ellen McGirt, FORTUNE

Gary Hamel

About Gary Hamel

Gary Hamel is one of the world’s most influential and iconoclastic business thinkers. He has been on the faculty of the London Business School for more than 30 years and is the director of the Management Lab.

Gary Hamel, Bestselling Author

Michele Meyer-Shipp

About Michele Meyer-Shipp, Esq.

Michele is the CEO of Dress for Success Worldwide, the leading global nonprofit resource for women. She was previously the Chief People & Culture Officer, Major League Baseball.

Michele Meyer-Shipp, Dress for Success

Yolanda Seals-Coffield

About Yolanda Seals-Coffield

As PwC’s Chief People Officer, Yolanda helps provide strategic leadership across initiatives to align the firm’s People strategy and function with its growth strategy.

Yolanda Seals-Coffield, PwC

Joe Whittinghill

About Joe Whittinghill

Joe Whittinghill is the CVP of Talent, Learning, and Insights for Microsoft. Joe leads a team responsible for activating culture and learning, building world-class leaders, and enabling the workforce of the future.

Joe Whittinghill, Microsoft

Malebogo Mpugwa

About Malebogo Mpugwa

Malebogo is the Executive Head of HR of the De Beers Group. She has been Head of TM, Learning and OD, leading the business’s work to attract, develop and retain key talent.

Malebogo Mpuqwa, De Beers Group

Allison Horn

About Allison Horn

Allison is the Executive Director of Global Talent at Accenture. She has served in several roles across HR as Accenture has quadrupled its headcount and grown to a $50B business.

Allison Horn, Accenture

Greg Hoffman

About Greg Hoffman

Greg is a global brand leader, former Nike Chief Marketing Officer, and the author of Emotion by Design.

Greg Hoffman, Author

Amy Edmondson

About Amy Edmondson

Amy Edmondson is the Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management at the Harvard Business School.

Amy Edmondson, Harvard Business School

Michael Horne

About Michael Horne

Michael Horne is the VP of Total Rewards for The Dow Chemical Company. Prior to Dow, Michael was the rewards leader for the Mars Company, and a market leader with Willis Towers Watson.

Michael Horne, Dow Chemical

Jacqui Canney

About Jacqui Canney

Jacqui Canney is Chief People Officer for ServiceNow, the digital workflow company making the world of work, work better for people.

Jacqui Canney, ServiceNow

Todd Jacobson

About Todd Jacobson

Todd is the SVP, Head of Social Responsibility for the NBA. He is also an Adjunct Associate Professor at the Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs.

Todd Jacobson, NBA

Ana White

About Ana White

Ana is the EVP & Chief People Officer at F5. She is an expert in cultural and digital transformation, D&I, M&A, succession planning, compensation and ESG.

Ana White, F5

Eva Majercsik

About Eva Majercsik

Eva Majercsik is Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer at Genesys. In her role, Eva leads all global programs designed to support and enhance the people experience at Genesys.

Eva Majercsik, Genesys

Hemerson Paes

About Hemerson Paes

Hemerson is Sr. Global Network Catalyst for Roche, where he ignites a network of 140 countries to transform into a truly adaptable organization to deliver better outcomes to more patients faster.

Hemerson Paes, Roche

Wendy Barnes

About Wendy Barnes

Wendy Barnes is the Chief People Officer at GitLab Inc., the DevOps platform. Wendy works closely with remote leaders to ensure the company’s transparent and values-driven culture scales as the company grows.

Wendy Barnes, GitLab

Tracy Dodd

About Tracy Dodd

Tracy Dodd is the Chief People Officer (CPO) for VNS Health, one of the largest not-for-profit home- and community-based health care organizations in the United States.

Tracy Dodd, VNS Health

Rob Cross

About Rob Cross

For over a decade, Rob Cross's research, teaching and consulting has focused on applying social network analysis ideas to critical business issues for actionable insights and bottom-line results.

Rob Cross, Babson College

David Quilleon

About David Quilleon

An employee of Best Buddies International since 1996, David has worked diligently to make an impact in the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

David Quilleon, Best Buddies

Recent Speakers

We're proud to have connected attendees with some of the most forward-looking and innovative thinkers and executives.
Dr. Brené Brown

About Brené Brown

Brown is the author of four #1 New York Times bestsellers: The Gifts of Imperfection, Daring Greatly, Rising Strong, and Braving the Wilderness.

Dr. Brené Brown

Dan Pink

About Dan Pink

Pink is the acclaimed author of #1 New York Times bestsellers Drive and To Sell is Human.

Dan Pink

Patty McCord

About Patty McCord

Patty McCord, former chief talent officer of Netflix, brings the Silicon Valley concepts of fresh ideas and innovation and applies them to rethinking the way we work.

Patty McCord

Obed Louissaint

About Obed Louissaint

The SVP of Transformation and Culture at IBM, Obed is responsible for reinventing people systems and culture to enable innovations to the marketplace quickly.

Obed Louissaint, IBM

Tom Rath

About Tom Rath

Tom Rath is an author and researcher who has spent the past two decades studying how work can improve human health and well-being. His 10 books have sold more than 10 million copies.

Tom Rath, Bestselling Author

Charlotte Burrows

About Charlotte Burrows

Charlotte A. Burrows was designated by President Biden as Chair of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) on Jan. 20, 2021.

Charlotte Burrows, Chair of the U.S. EEOC

Marshall Goldsmith

About Marshall Goldsmith

Marshall is ranked the world’s #1 executive coach and is the only person to be honored twice by Thinkers50 as the top-ranked Leadership Thinker in the World.

Marshall Goldsmith

Alan Murray

About Alan Murray

CEO of Fortune Media, Alan oversees the business and editorial operations of the independent media company. He also writes a popular daily newsletter, the Fortune CEO Daily.

Alan Murray, Fortune Media