Culture First Americas

Wed, May 19, 8:00 AM (PDT)

About Culture First

Welcome to Culture First Americas. 

The world has changed, and so have we. Our community is now home to more than 100,000 people who believe in creating a better world of work. We want to welcome as many of you as (safely as) possible. With that in mind, Culture First 2021 will be a fully virtual experience and entirely free for all to attend. 

We’re also hosting three opportunities to experience Culture First to accommodate our far-reaching global community. Whether you’re a c-suite leader, people & culture expert, CHRO, or aspiring team lead, there’s something here for you. We hope you’ll join us live at one (or all three!)

Have questions? Check out our FAQ. If your question is not answered, please reach out to us at 


  • Susan David Ph.D.

    Susan David Ph.D.

    Author of #1 Wall Street Journal bestselling book, Emotional Agility

    See Bio
  • Ibram X. Kendi

    Ibram X. Kendi

    NYT Bestselling Author of How To Be an Antiracist, and founding director of the BU Center for Antiracist Research

    See Bio
  • Claude Silver

    Claude Silver


    Chief Heart Officer

    See Bio
  • Didier Elzinga

    Didier Elzinga

    Culture Amp

    CEO and Co-Founder

    See Bio
  • Rod Hamilton

    Rod Hamilton

    Culture Amp

    Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer

  • Lars Schmidt

    Lars Schmidt

    Redefining HR Accelerator and Amplify


    See Bio
  • Beverly K. Carmichael

    Beverly K. Carmichael

    Leaf Group

    Board Director

    See Bio
  • Diane K. Adams

    Diane K. Adams


    Chief Culture and Talent Officer

    See Bio
  • Mai Ton

    Mai Ton

    Chief People Officer


    See Bio
  • Robleh Kirce

    Robleh Kirce

    LifeLabs Learning

    Head of Coaching

    See Bio
  • Vanessa Tanicien

    Vanessa Tanicien

    LifeLabs Learning


    See Bio
  • Susan Biancani

    Susan Biancani


    People Analytics Leader

    See Bio
  • Arianna Benedetti

    Arianna Benedetti


    Senior Data Scientist, People Analytics

    See Bio
  • Kiera Connerty

    Kiera Connerty

    Major League Baseball

    Director, Talent Management

    See Bio
  • Richard Taylor

    Richard Taylor


    VP, Employee Experience

    See Bio
  • Alica Forneret

    Alica Forneret

    Culture Amp

    Senior Communications and Content Manager

    See Bio
  • Claire Clarke

    Claire Clarke


    Community Manager

  • Katie Tokars

    Katie Tokars


    Senior Director, People

    See Bio
  • Julia Winston

    Julia Winston

    Scaling Intimacy

    Senior Facilitator

    See Bio
  • Brad Lande-Shannon

    Brad Lande-Shannon

    Spring Health

    Chief People & Marketing Officer

    See Bio
  • Adam Chekroud

    Adam Chekroud

    Spring Health

    President & Co-Founder

  • Craig Forman

    Craig Forman

    Culture Amp

    Lead People Scientist

    See Bio
  • Aubrey Blanche

    Aubrey Blanche

    Culture Amp

    Director of Equitable Design & Impact

    See Bio
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