CONNECT Global Employee Benefits and Workforce Strategies Summit

Monday, July 22-Wednesday, July 24, 2024

Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park,
Chicago, IL

Global HR professionals—learn key issues, trends and solutions for developing and maintaining a global total rewards strategy. 

The International Foundation and WorldatWork are jointly producing CONNECT 2024. The organizations are proud to combine their expertise to bring together comprehensive solutions for multinational HR, employee benefits and total rewards professionals. 

CONNECT is tailor-made to help multinational employers understand key issues, trends and solutions for developing and maintaining a global total rewards strategy. Through real-life case studies, roundtable discussions, breakout sessions, an interactive resource/solutions center and a host of networking opportunities, this premier event is designed to connect and build the growing community of global professionals.

Benefits of Attending

Designed for experienced global professionals, this program focuses on the unique challenges that multinational corporations face to ensure their total rewards are successful in retaining talent while keeping compliant with country-specific regulations.

Why Should Global HR Professionals Attend?

LEARN the latest trends and challenges in managing global total rewards.
ENGAGE with industry thought leaders to innovate benefits and future-proof your organization.

CONNECT with your peers to find out what they're doing to attract and retain global talent.

Who Should Attend

​CONNECT provides advanced-level education for professionals in the global human resources industry. Those who should attend include:

  • Human resources, employee benefits, Total Rewards and compensation professionals who work for multinational corporations.

  • Professionals working for global benefits consulting firms.

  • Individuals who have completed the International Foundation Certificate in Global Benefits Management OR the WorldatWork Certified Benefits Professional program and are looking for the next step in global benefits education.

Presented in partnership with IFEBP and WorldatWork

Employer/Plan Sponsor Pricing

Member pricing is valid for WorldatWork and International Foundation members

Until June 17, 2024

US $995.00


US $1,350.00


After June 17, 2024

US $1,295.00


US $1,650.00


Vendor/Provider Pricing

Member pricing is valid for WorldatWork and International Foundation members



US $1,850.00


Sponsored Attendee Tables Available

Purchase a sponsored table of four or eight and invite your clients or colleagues to attend. 
Table of 4:  US $5,000
Table of 8:  US $9,000

Reserve Your Table

Keynote Speaker

Michelle Ray
Leadership & Change Expert

Meaning is the New Motivation: How to Attract and Retain Talent in the New World of Work

Today’s workforce sees themselves as citizens of the world and they are discerning when it comes to choosing an employer. This savvy group wants to work with forward-thinking organizations, renowned for cultivating an outstanding culture. To attract and retain talent, leaders need to create a dynamic workplace atmosphere that fosters fairness, camaraderie and acceptance. Michelle Ray will reveal the key components for building a sought-after workplace where people can thrive.



Continuing education (CE) credit for professional licenses, designations and certifications MAY be available for attendance at live sessions. You must request CE credit on your program registration at least 60 days prior to the beginning of the program so that the Foundation can seek preapproval from the governing agency.

Educational sessions at this program can qualify for self-reported CEBS® Compliance credit. Visit for additional information.

Note: Requests made for CE credit do not guarantee administration of credit. For further information on CE credit, please call (262) 786-6710, option 2, or visit our website at

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