Conference Schedule


CALIFORNIA PAYROLL CONFERENCE 2018

         

Wednesday October 24th, 2018

8:00 am –

9:00 am

Registration & Breakfast with Vendors

9:00 am – 9:30 am

Welcome General Session

9:30 am - 11:00 am

Workshop Session 1

Business Continuity

Best Practices for Reporting Unclaimed Property to CA and CA Multi-State Audit Enforcement

Employment Laws - What's In, What's Out

HCM/Payroll Project Management

Marcela McCarthy

Susan Han

Jim Hart

John Balentine

11:00 am – 11:15 am

Break

11:15 am – 12:45 pm

APA PRESENTATION

"Building a Payroll Career for the Future"

Mary Holland / Lois Fried

12:45 pm - 1:30 pm

Networking Lunch

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Workshop Session 2

Wage & Hour Class Actions - 12 Danger Zones

Preparing for the CPP/Study Groups

(previously Communicating Payroll Issues)

Federal & State Tax Audit Boot Camp

One Person Payroll Department

Joseph Goldstein, Esq. -  Goldstein Law Firm

Dee Byrd

Rob Kaelber -  Ryan

Michelle Clawson - Driscoll's Berries

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Break

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

General Session

Amend Return & W-2C

Becky Harshberger/Danny Tomasello/Mindy Mayo

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Chapter Social

An evening event complete with heavy appetizers, beverages and the ability to socialize with your peers as you explore all that the different APA Chapters in the state have to offer

 

Thursday October 25th, 2018

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Breakfast with Vendors

 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Workshop Session 3

Top 10 Ways to Avoid Wage & Hour Trouble

Work/Life Balance - Is There Such a Thing?
 (previously Challenges for Global Operations)

Shadow Payrolls

Mergers & Acquisitions: Due Diligence & How Payroll Can Add Value

Kathryn McGuigan

Christine Stolpe

Michele Honomichl, Celergo

Rob Kaelber, Ryan LLC

10:30 am – 11:00 am

Break

11:00 am – 12:30 pm

KEYNOTE SPEAKER  - Sponsored by Rapid

“Your Mission, Change the World”

Dave Caperton

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Networking Lunch

 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Workshop Session 4

W-2 Reconciliation

Challenges for Opening Global Operations
(previously Work/Life Balance)

Compliance Issues for Stock Compensation

Fringes, Flexes & HSAs  - Often Ignored in Payroll?

Gerald Whittmore

Mary Holland

Marlene Zobayan

Jason Russell, Deloitte 

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Coffee Break with Vendors

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

General Session

California Payroll

Valerie Alexander

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

ATTENDEE EXTRAVAGANZA –CASINO NIGHT

Sponsored by Ultimate Software

A night of fun, food, friendly gambling, prizes, and drinks as you enjoy the Ultimate Software sponsored extravaganza

 

Friday October 26th, 2018

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Breakfast with Vendors

 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Workshop Session 5

Driving Productivity Through Score Cards & Service Level Agreements

Payroll Reconciliation

The Future of Payroll Leaders

US Mobility / Reciprocity / Relocation

Michelle Clawson, CPP

Gerald Whittmore

Lois Fried / Mary Holland

Mindy Mayo

10:30 am – 11:00 am

Vendor Hall

11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Awards Lunch

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

General Session

Impact of Payroll Reforms for Payroll Professionals

Becky Harshberger / Lois Fried

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Closing Session / Vendor Prizes