Hit a Home Run Managing Your All-Star Team

From Drafting the Players to Their Final Season and Everything in Between

Miller Park
July 23, 2019


Come join other metalcasting professionals and talk about topics that impact your organization: Assessing talent, facilitating interviewing, effective training and tracking systems, safety, performance reviews, handling office gossip and terminations. These are just some of the topics that will be discussed at the roundtable on July 23, at Miller Park in Milwaukee. The one-day interactive roundtable includes lunch and an evening networking event at Miller Park with great seats to see the Milwaukee Brewers host the Cincinnati Reds.

The cut-off date for tickets and the hotel block is June 23.


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  • Miller Park
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • July 23, 2019
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Hotel Information

  • Crowne Plaza Milwaukee West
  • Wauwatosa, WI
  • $129.00

Check-in time is 3 p.m. (you will able to store your luggage until check-in at the hotel). Check out time is 11 a.m. Hotel reservations are due no later than 6/23/19. Hotel reservations made after 6/23/19 will be confirmed on a space-available basis, possibly at a higher rate. NOTE: In order to guarantee that you are seated with the other attendees at the baseball game, you must register for this event no later than 6/23/19. You can store your luggage at the Crowne Plaza since check-in is 3 p.m. There is an 11 a.m. shuttle from Crowne Plaza to Miller Park that will bring you to the meeting.

Return shuttle from Miller Park runs continually after the 8th inning, but it is first-come, first-serve for all guests, so you will be sharing with other hotel guests. The shuttle makes scheduled runs to the game on the hour, 4 hours prior to the game, then three hours and two hours.  

Room Cancellations: If you need to cancel your room reservation, you must do so before 3 p.m. the day before arrival to avoid a cancellation/no show-fee.

Conference Agenda

Tuesday, July 23, 2019
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Working Lunch
12:30 – 5 p.m.
Roundtable Discussions

Scouting for Your All-Star                                                      

  • Assessing the talent:  Pre-employment screenings, etc.
  • How are you finding good players for your organization?
  • Facilitating interviewing in your organization: Are you doing it successfully?

Developing Your All-Star                                                     

  • Effective training and systems to track 
  • Safety - Are you doing all you should as an organization?
  • Getting your All-Star acclimated sooner – Are they hitting the ground running?

Keeping Your All-Star on Track                                      

  • Performance reviews: How are you dealing with outside influences on performance? 
  • How to maneuver when the rumor mill is churning
  • Are you doing anything unique for performance reviews at your location?
  • Handling fit for duty in an aging workforce

Is Your All-Star Ready for the Majors?                                

  • Managing the reserve list: Mental health issues, etc.
  • Operations and HR as team players
  • Terminations are a team effort
  • Performance Plans
5 – 6 p.m.

Join us in the Aaron Room for beverages and appetizers and networking.  Your paid registered guest can attend this event.

6 – 7 p.m.
Stadium Seating

Milwaukee Brewers vs. Cincinnati Reds


Registration Fees

$300.00    AFS Member Registrant
$300.00    FEF Rate/Spouse/Board
$125.00    Spouse Reception Only *Requires name of guest to complete registration. Includes ticket to networking event and game.

Cancellations & Substitutions

Substitutions will be accepted anytime. However, cancellations of confirmed registrants with full refund of fees will not be accepted unless received at least two weeks prior to the conference date. In the unlikely event the conference is canceled for any reason, AFS liability is limited to the return of the registration fee.