702: AI and Humanity in Harmony: Navigating the Future of HR with Intelligent Adaptation | Sessions
What does it mean to be human? As you are considering this question, remove things like intelligence, knowledge, processing information, creativity, writing, and any sense of data processing. Now, what is left in your answer? In a world where the confluence of AI and human intelligence is reshaping industries, how does HR stand resilient and ensure the essence of humanity is not lost? Join Todd Mitchem, an HR Learning Leader, psychology professional, former tech CEO, Author, and expert in the Human Element as we merge technology into our HR world. He has been called a visionary in integrating AI and human elements. Audiences at the Mile High SHRM private virtual event, DISRUPT HR Denver, and Destination Colorado said his presentations on the topic were game-changing. At SHRM24, Todd will delve deeper into the implications of AI in the HR sphere, drawing parallels between the vast, knowledge-rich AI ocean and the unique, resilient human shore. With AI predicted to impact 90% of all work in the coming 2 years, potentially leading to significant job loss, Todd illuminates the path for HR to become the guiding lighthouse, ensuring that the organizational shore retains its intrinsic human attributes, so we don't crash into the rocks of fear and uncertainty. Reflecting on the transformative journey of AI, including demonstrating tools like OpenAI's ChatGPT, and Goolge's BARD LLM, Todd will discuss the real-world impacts and the necessary adaptive strategies for HR professionals. How do we harness the immense potential of AI while preserving and fostering human emotions, empathy, morality, ethics, and societal bonds? How does HR maintain its pivotal role in guiding organizations through this paradigm shift, focusing on the irreplaceable Human Element and Human Skill? In this high energy, thoughtful, enlightening and interactive session, Todd Mitchem draws on his extensive experience and insights to help attendees navigate the future of HR. Participants will gain a profound understanding of integrating AI advancements, adapting to societal shifts, and preparing for what lies ahead in the ever-evolving workplace. Don't miss this opportunity to learn from Todd's visionary leadership and experiential learning style, and to equip yourself with the knowledge and skills essential for thriving in a future where AI and humanity dance in harmony. Be a part of this transformative conversation and ensure that as we tap into the power of AI, we also celebrate and uphold what truly makes us human.
- Strategic AI Integration in HR: Attendees will acquire knowledge on implementing AI technologies in HR functions in a way that complements and enhances human intelligence, ensuring a balance between technological efficiency and human insight.
- Preservation of Human Elements: Participants will learn innovative strategies for maintaining and emphasizing the unique human attributes of emotions, empathy, morality, ethics, and societal bonds within an organization as it integrates AI.
- Adaptive Leadership & Utilization of Large Language Models: Attendees will gain insights on leading HR departments through rapid technological changes with a focus on effectively leveraging large language models like GPT-4, ensuring adaptability, resilience, enhanced communication, and decision-making while maintaining a focus on the human element.
- Ethical Considerations & Responsible AI Use: Participants will gain an understanding of the ethical considerations inherent in AI adoption in HR and how to use AI responsibly to avoid potential pitfalls and ensure fairness and equity.
- Future-Proofing HR through AI & Human Harmony: Attendees will learn how to harness the synergy of AI and human intelligence to build a future-proof HR strategy, preparing their organizations for upcoming shifts in the workplace dynamics and societal norms.