Event Description

LevelUp Education & NightLife Event

We will be rescheduling this event to a future date ~ stay tuned for updates!

Join us for a 2 hour education session followed by a special VIP Experience in the NightLife exhibit at the California Academy of Sciences. Guests will enjoy a private rooftop lounge, 2 free cocktails, a tour of our scientific collections (including a peek into our Gem and Mineral Vault), priority entry into the rainforest and Shake House, and more. The cafe will be open and there are also food options in the Terrace Restaurant.

Proof of full vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test required. View the health and safety details for California Academy of Sciences here.

Education Program

The Nuances of COVID-19: Getting Back to the Office and Recruiting in 2022
Join this interactive, detailed presentation on how we are addressing the issues presented by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Stay informed on the employment law changes on tap for 2022, and what HR professionals and employers must know and do to avoid the risk that results from uninformed decisions.

This course will provide a summary of the legal framework and potential best practices in returning employees to the office and recruiting in 2022 as a result of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. It will address legal requirements relating to a range of topics including virus testing, vaccinations, OSHA safety rules, and appropriately compensating employees who are returning to the office after working from home for extended periods.

  • Understanding basic legal requirements and risks in having employees return to the office;
  • Learning best practices for employee policies once employees have returned; and
  • How best to communicate these requirements to employees and company management.

Content Leader

Conor J. Dale
is a principal in the San Francisco office of Jackson Lewis P.C. He has experience representing employers in state and federal employment litigation including single-plaintiff discrimination, harassment, retaliation and breach of contract claims and wage and hour class action experience. He has particular expertise in contractual arbitration and representing employers in the technology industry, including defending companies and boards of directors from claims filed by current and former c suite executives. 

Conor also has experience advising and counseling employers on all aspects of California and Federal employment law.

While in law school, Conor was an extern to the Hon. Suzanne Segal of the United States District Court for the Central District of California.

CAE Credits

As a CAE Approved Provider educational program related to the CAE exam content outline, this program may be applied for 1.5 credits towards your CAE application or renewal professional development requirements.


3:30 pm - Registration Opens
4:00 - 6:00 pm - Education Session (located in the Board Room)
6:00 - 10:00 pm - NightLife event


Member - $99
Non-Member - $129

Directions & Parking 

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Event Host & Sponsor

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When:  Jan 20, 2022 from 04:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PT)


California Academy of Sciences
Golden Gate Park
55 Music Concourse Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118


Lindsay Poss, CMP