The Employer's Guide to the Future of Work

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Work: The Future

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A gathering of business and industry leaders working together to shape the future of work for employers.

Wednesday June 21, 2017


Employers are entering a period of exponential change in the nature of work, business and the economy.


Is your organization ready?

The Future of Work is top of mind for in-house legal counsel, business and industry leaders alike, as changing business models and workforce expectations impact the strategy of each enterprise.  As a law firm known for our role in transformational legal industry, the attorneys at Seyfarth Shaw believe it is our responsibility to help our clients forge a path into the future.


The exciting half day conference is designed for participants to: 

  • Learn how trending topics will impact the future of the workplace through informative sessions and panel discussions including:
    • Technology and the Future Workplace:  beyond the hype that robots are replacing humans, a discussion of how technology impacting the workplace now and into the future. 
    • The Impact of HR Data: in onboarding and beyond, how HR data and technology is changing HR process and practice.  
    • Talent Models: The Business and Legal Framework:  a discussion for all employers regarding the definition and scope of the gig economy, exploration of legal issues that arise out of the evolving contingent workforce (classification of workers; information ownership; social media concerns; conflicts of interest, fiduciary duties and non-competes; regulation of worker relationships).
    • Envisioning a Future Global Workforce:  insights regarding the impact of an expanding global workforce.
  • Gain valuable insight from subject matter experts who are helping employers address evolving topics that will impact the future of work. 
  • Share best practices, exchange ideas and network among peers.


Seyfarth Shaw is an approved Continuing Legal Education Provider for California. This seminar is approved for 2.75 hours of CLE credit CA, IL, and NY.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Building
San Francisco Conference Room
560 Mission Street, 20th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105

Registration: 1:30 p.m. PST
Program: 2:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. PST
*Reception to follow

Guest Speakers & Panelists 

  • Max Drucker, Chief Executive Officer, Carpe Data
  • Jeremy Gottschalk, General Counsel and Board Secretary, SitterCity
  • Loren Larsen, Chief Technology Officer, HireVue
  • Doug Rand, Former Assistant Director for Entrepreneurship, White House Office of Science and Technology

Seyfarth Shaw Speakers

There is no cost to attend but registration is required and seating is limited.


Interested in attending?


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