Ayco InnerCircle®

The Role of the Employer
in the New Paradigm

After a year of unprecedented health, social and economic challenges, a new paradigm is emerging for employers and the role they play in the lives of employees, and society at large. 

The HR industry’s top professionals and thought leaders joined our virtual Ayco InnerCircle conference to discuss how employers can meet the demands of their stakeholders—through the lens of compensation, benefits, talent and culture.

If you were unable to attend, download a copy of the InnerCircle eBook with key takeaways from the conference.

Watch highlights from InnerCircle 2021

Day 1:  Welcome & Kickoff

Monday, June 14

Ayco InnerCircle 2021 - Day 1 Highlights

Watch individual panel highlights from Day 1:

Day 2: Talent & Culture

Tuesday, June 15

Ayco InnerCircle 2021 - Day 2 Highlights

Watch individual panel highlights from Day 2:

Day 3: Compensation & Benefits

Wednesday, June 16

Ayco InnerCircle 2021 - Day 3 Highlights

Watch individual panel highlights from Day 3:

2021 Speakers



Johnny C. Taylor, Jr.

President and CEO, SHRM




David M. Solomon

Chairman and CEO, Goldman Sachs



Chris Kempczinski

President and CEO, McDonald’s




Bentley de Beyer

Global Head of HCM, Goldman Sachs




Veena Lakkundi

SVP and Chief Strategy Officer, 3M




Pete Stavros

Co-Head of Americas Private Equity, KKR



Heidi Capozzi

EVP and Global Chief People Officer, McDonald’s




Teuila Hanson

SVP and Chief People Officer, LinkedIn




Bryan Smith

Chief People Officer, Nasdaq


Speakers as of May 2021.

Frequently asked questions

I registered for InnerCircle. How can I access replays of the conference sessions?

You can access replays of sessions through the virtual conference environment using the email you registered with for one year.


I didn’t attend the conference. Can I still get a copy of the eBook?

Yes! If you registered for the conference you will receive a copy of the eBook. If you didn’t register for the conference, you can still download a copy of the eBook.


Stay connected

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In planning the Ayco InnerCircle® conference, Ayco seeks to ensure that we—and our clients—comply with all internal and external regulations and guidelines. During registration, we will ask attendees to confirm that their attendance as a representative of their organization, and participation in the Ayco InnerCircle® conference, is in accordance with all regulations and guidelines applicable to them and their organization.

Attendees should review program materials with his or her compliance representative before registering if they are, or may be, serving as a representative of an entity or employee benefit plan that is subject to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended, or Section 4975 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended.