June 5-7, 2017 | San Francisco, CA

Recruiter Nation Live offers the largest gathering of talent-focused professionals and experts under one roof. In fact, anyone with a vested interest in high-quality hiring is welcome to join. We’ll offer powerful keynote presentations, along with learning tracks and breakout sessions, all focused on the topics impacting your business today. Hear the latest insight and trends in creative sourcing, employment branding, recruitment marketing, collaborative hiring, effective career websites, recruiting metrics, onboarding, and much more. And of course—you’ll have plenty of opportunities throughout the event to network with the industry’s best and brightest.

*This program is valid for 10 PDCs for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM.* SHRM Recertification Provider CP-SCP Seal


Jobvite’s Recruiter Nation Live offers two full days of total talent and recruiting enlightenment—including all your favorite activities from previous events.

  • Connect with the Best: Network with 600+ of the best minds in recruiting—including your peers, well-known industry experts, thought leaders, and visionaries
  • Get Interactive: Stop by the Demo Center to see what’s new with Jobvite products—and visit the Solutions Expo to try the latest technology from our partners.
  • Ask the Experts: For Customers – Register early, pick a time slot, and secure your one-on-one appointment with Jobvite Customer Success experts at the Insiders’ Bar.


Need help convincing your manager? Check out our blog 5 Reasons You Can’t Miss Recruiter Nation Live. If you would like help justifying the time out of the office, and the budget, we’re here to help. Here’s a draft email you can send to your boss to help make the case.



Abby Wambach

Two-time American Olympic Gold Medalist Soccer Player; Equal Pay Advocate 

Dan Finnigan - CEO, Jobvite

Dan Finnigan

Chief Executive Officer, Jobvite

Ann Curry

Ann Curry

Award-winning journalist and photojournalist 

Tim Sanders

Best Selling Author, Technology Pioneer


Elaine Orler

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Talent Function


Matt Charney

Executive Editor, Recruiter Daily

lydia dishman

Lydia Dishman

Business Journalist and Author, Fast Company

kris dunn

Kris Dunn

CHRO, Kinetix and Founder of Fistful of Talent


Jennifer McClure

Jennifer McClure

President, Unbridled Talent

kyle lagunas

Kyle Lagunas

Research Manager, Lighthouse Research/IDC

Rachel Bitte

Chief People Officer, Jobvite

Gerry Crispin

Principal and Co-Founder, CareerXroads


Kevin Wheeler

Founder and Chairman, Future of Talent Institute


Madeline Laurano

Co-founder and Chief Research Officer, Aptitude Research


Monday, June 5

1:00pm – 6:00pm
Registration and Check-in Open
3:00pm – 5:00pm
Insiders’ Bar (By Appointment Only)
4:00pm – 6:00pm
Welcome Reception
6:00pm – 10:00pm
Free night to explore San Francisco!

Tuesday, June 6

7:00am – 8:30am
Check-in & Breakfast
7:00am – 8:30am
Expo and Demo Center Open
7:30am – 8:30am
Insiders’ Bar (By Appointment Only)
8:45am – 10:45am
Opening Keynote – Abby Wambach, Olympic Gold Medalist Soccer
10:45am – 11:00am
11:00am – 11:50am
Breakout Sessions:
– Proven Practices to a Robust Candidate Referral Program
– Boosting Brand with Magnetic Career Sites [Panel]
– Sourcing Hacks – Practical tips and tricks
– How to Buy HR software
– The Psychology of Recruitment & TA
12:00pm – 1:00pm
Networking Luncheon, Expo, and Insiders’ Bar Open
1:00pm – 2:00pm
Afternoon Keynote with Tim Sanders, Technology Pioneer and Best Selling Author
2:10pm – 3:00pm
Breakout Sessions:
– Driving Diversity & Inclusion through Successful Web Campaigns
– Your Integrations Tool Kit for Seamless Recruiting
– Jobseeker Panel: Say Hello to Your Candidates
– Onboarding – Who owns it – HR or Recruiting?
– DisruptHR! Approaching HR, Talent Acquisition (& your Career) In A Whole New Way
3:00pm – 3:20pm
3:20pm – 4:20pm
Breakout Sessions:
– The Jobvite Roadmap
– Partner Session
– Career Development for Recruiters: Newbie to Seasoned Professional
– State of Recruiting Analytics
– Durable Diversity: Cultivating an Inclusive Workforce in a Conflicted World
4:30pm – 5:00pm
Day Wrap-Up and Prize Giveaways
6:00pm – 10:00pm
Time to Party!

Wednesday, June 7

8:00am – 9:00am
Check-in & Breakfast
8:00am – 9:00am
Expo, Demo Center, and Insiders’ Bar Open
9:00am – 10:00am
Keynote Session Day 2 – TBA
10:10am – 11:00am
Breakout Sessions
– Harnessing the High Volume Applicant Wave with Jobvite Essentials
– Tackling Talent with Tech: Build and Source from your Talent Pool [Panel]
– Aligning your Recruiting Strategy with Interdependencies
– Analytics – Hiring Manager Batting Average
– Customers are Candidates: Is your Company at Risk?
11:10am – 12:00pm
Breakout Sessions
– 12 Steps to High Performing Hires – From Sourcing to Onboarding
– Jobvite Analytics for Data Driven Decisions
– Nailing Your Employer Brand
– How Will AI/Automation Change Recruiting?
– Sourcing Hacks – Practical tips and tricks
12:00pm – 1:00pm
Networking Luncheon, Expo, and Insiders’ Bar Open
1:10pm – 2:00pm
Breakout Sessions
– Winning Strategies to Retain Top Talent – Game-changers & Proven Techniques
– Jobvite Features You NEED to be Using
– Candidate Experience Best Practices – The Holisitic Approach
– The Crazy World of 2025 – Challenges and New Ideas for Talent Acquisition
– Social Media and Recruiting Go Together Like Bread and Butter
2:10pm – 3:00pm
Closing Session and Prizes
Conference Concludes

* Sessions & Times subject to change


One-on-One Time to Solve Challenges!

It’s back! Our dedicated Customer Success experts are excited to host our traditional Insiders’ Bar* for customers at Recruiter Nation Live. Secure a time with our team, June 5-7, and belly up to the bar to explore solutions and share insights.

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*Insiders’ Bar participants must be registered to attend Recruiter Nation Live. Limit reservation per company.

Recruiter Nation Live offers the best in class opportunity to get involved with recruiting decision makers at the world’s fastest-growing organizations. Enhance your company’s visibility by joining our sponsorship festivities – share your products, solutions and services. Sponsorships are limited and granted on a first-come/first-served basis. Act today!






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Spend Time in The Expo: The Recruiter Nation Live Expo will feature an in-depth look at some of the most innovative recruiting technologies and deep expertise in talent acquisition in the industry.

Stop by the Jobvite Demo Center. See it. Experience it. Attendees visiting the Expo will get a sneak peek at some of the recently released and up-and-coming product enhancements planned for the Jobvite Platform and pick up the best tips and tricks from Jobvite experts. Did we mention the fun prizes yet?


The Westin Saint Francis – Union Square

335 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: 415-397-7000
Reservations: 888-627-8561
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Special Room Rate: $299 (Single/Double, +Tax)

Guest rooms are still available for Recruiter Nation Live guests at the reduced rate of $299 (single/double). Take advantage of the special rate, please book online or phone the Westin Reservations Desk at 888-627-8561. Be sure to mention Jobvite Recruiter Nation Live conference rate to grab the savings.

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