Creating Healthy Organizations: Science and Practice of Productivity and Well-Being

Type of Event: 
Thursday, June 1, 2017 (All day) - Saturday, June 3, 2017 (All day)
Event Location: 
Wyndham Hotel Irvine/Orange County Airport 17941 Von Karman Avenue Irvine, California 92614
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Vanguard University of Southern California is committed to promoting best practices for healthy and productive organizations. This is why we are sponsoring an upcoming conference:

Creating Healthy Organizations: Science and Practice of Productivity and Well-Being

1-3 June, 2017, Wyndham Irvine-Orange County Airport, Irvine, CA


We would love to see you there, and perhaps feature your presentations relevant to building healthy, responsible, safe, ethical, and productive organizations. Join like-minded professionals and thought leaders for sharing, brainstorming, and networking.

Featured Plenary Speakers:

Wayne F. Cascio Distinguished University Professor at the University of Colorado. He has authored or edited 28 books on human resource management, including Short Introduction to Strategic Human Resource Management (with John Boudreau, 2012), Investing in People (with John Boudreau, 2nd ed., 2011), Managing Human Resources (10th ed., 2015), and Applied Psychology in Human Resource Management (7th ed., with Herman Aguinis, 2011). Dr. Cascio is a two-time winner of the best-paper award from the Academy of Management Executive for his research on downsizing. He has served as president of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology and the Chair of the SHRM Foundation.



David Burkus. Best-­selling author, an award-­winning podcaster, and management professor. His latest book, Under New Management (2016) challenges the traditional principles of management and reveals better approaches for modern organizations. He is also the author of The Myths of Creativity: The Truth About How Innovative Companies and People Generate Great Ideas. In 2015, he was named one of the emerging thought leaders most likely to shape the future of business by Thinkers50, the world’s premier ranking of management thinkers. He delivered keynote speeches and workshops for Fortune 500 companies such as Microsoft, Google, and Stryker.


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