Networks - Human Resources

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What is the Human Resources Network?

Human Resources Network (HRN) members share experiences, seek best practices, collectively solve problems, and innovate in the area of human resources for R&D organizations. The group addresses topics ranging from generational differences to developing creativity competencies. 

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Human Resources Network Presentations

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Spring 2017

Innovators at Work


Spring 2018

Finding Your Path and Managing an Agile Technical Career

Millennials: Separating Fact from Fiction for Attracting, Motivating and Retaining Them as Employees

Recruiting and Retaining Early Career Tech Talent

Effective Story Telling and Selling Internally


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Human Resources Network Demographics

Co-Chairs:  Oscar Blanco (Crown Holdings) and Ivan Kerley (Crown Holdings)

Number of members:  105

Professionals involved:  HR managers, directors and officers with responsibility for R&D

Member companies represented:  Air Liquide, Akzo Nobel, Albemarle, Applied Materials, Archer Daniels Midland, Ashland Inc., Barnes Group Inc., BASF Corporation, Baxter Healthcare Corporation, Big Heart Pet Brands, Boston Scientific Corporation, Campbell Soup Company, Cargil Inc., Ceramatec, Chemspeed, Chevron Corporation, Church & Dwight, Colgate-Palmolive Company, Crown Holdings, Deere & Company, Dow Chemical Company, Draper, E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Company, Eastman Chemical Company, Electric Power Research Institute Inc., Energizer, Evonik, ExxonMobil Corporation, FM Global, GAF Materials, Gen3, Georgia-Pacific Corporation, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Harley-Davidson Motor Company, Hershey Company, Honeywell International, Huntsman International, IBM, Intertek USA, J.M. Smucker Company, Johns Manville, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Kraton Polymers, LORD Corporation, Lubrizol Corporation, Michelin Americas Research Company, Michelman Inc., Milliken & Company, NASA Johnson Space Center, National Gypsum Company, Nestle Purina Petcare, Omnova Solutions, Owens Corning, Pepsico Inc., PPG Industries, Procter & Gamble Company, Sabic Americas, Sherwin-Williams Company, TATA Consultancy Services, Teknor Apex Company, United Technologies Corporation, USG Corporation, W.L. Gore & Associates