Talent Summits

Talent Summits serve as a dedicated platform for professionals in leadership and people management roles, including HR, talent development, and DEI sectors. Our mission is to foster insightful conversations among leaders offering the unique opportunity to dive into talent development strategies, best practices, and emerging trends that are currently driving success in organizations.

These complimentary 90-minute sessions are hosted by FOCUS Training.

Equity & Inclusion in Talent Development

Tuesday, November 14, 8:30 – 10:00 AM


Our November Talent Summit will feature a panel of seasoned experts who are committed to fostering equitable and inclusive practices in talent development. Through their insights, experiences, and innovative strategies, we aim to provide actionable takeaways that you can apply within your own organization.

This event will be hosted in-person at ManpowerGroup, 100 Manpower Place, Milwaukee, WI and delivered virtually via Zoom.

Registration for this event has now closed. Please check back for future event dates.

If you have an interest in hosting a future Talent Summit or participating on a panel, please contact us here


Equity in Talent Development

November 14, 2023 – Our panelists for the event included:

Dr. Syneathia LaGrant – ManpowerGroup, Vice President, Global Head of Talent Management and Development

Sara Zwiefelhofer – Oracle, Director of Leadership and Top Talent Development

Dr. Tracy Wang – Medical College of Wisconsin, Vice-Chair of Strategic and Professional Development and Chief, Section of Endocrine Surgery


Upskilling and Reskilling Strategies

August 17, 2023 – Our panelists for the event included:

Bob Norman, Human Resources Director, Principal at Eppstein Uhen Architects

Megan Joecks, Vice President Talent Management at Charter Manufacturing

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