Upcoming Conference

Workday Rising 2022


Orange County Convention Center
Orlando, FL


September 12–15, 2022

Alight is proud to join this year's event in-person as a platinum sponsor for the first time since 2019! We look forward to interacting with 8000+ attendees on the expo floor, breakout sessions, 1:1 appointments, and evening activities.

How can I attend?

Workday Rising 2022 will be a hybrid-style event, hosted both live and virtually.

In-person passes are no longer available. Learn more about attending virtually

On-site activities


The Workday Rising Expo is where partners, customers, technical specialists, and executives convene to explore industry trends and hot topics, system demos, and a myriad of custom content.

This year's Expo is accessible:

  • Monday, September 12 | 6:00 PM ET – 8:00 PM ET
  • Tuesday, September 13 | 10:00 AM ET – 5:00 PM ET
  • Wednesday, September 14 | 10:00 AM ET – 5:00 PM ET
  • Thursday, September 15 | 10:00 AM ET – 2:00 PM ET

Stop by our booth to select and make your very own t-shirt to take home as souvenir!

Check out more information on the Workday Rising Expo

1:1 meetings

Schedule a face-to-face meeting with one of Alight's Workday experts at Workday Rising 2022 using Jifflenow.

Breakout sessions

Session 1

Harnessing the power of Workday to solve your talent challenges

Whether it's offering growth, listening to employees, embracing flexibility, or ensuring competitive compensation, we all have challenges when it comes to talent. Learn the Workday tools that can help to plan, manage, engage, and reward your workforce.

Learn more

Deb duPlessis
Workday Optimization & Transformation Lead, Alight Solutions

Session 2

Boston Consulting Group & Coca-Cola: Using Workday Extend to solve critical business needs

Join this session to learn how two global organizations, Boston Consulting Group and Coca-Cola, enhanced the employee experience by developing Workday Extend apps to streamline hiring, onboarding and internal workflow.

Learn more

Stephen Dolan
Global Workday Technology Lead, Alight Solutions

Elmo Escher, Payroll Process Owner, Coca-Cola

Nick Gustin, HR Transformation Director, Boston Consulting Group

“Light it up” event

Join us for an extraordinary night of food, beverages, networking, and team-building activities among peers at Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar on Tuesday, September 13. Enjoy a fun-filled evening featuring a live DJ, interactive photo booth, Graffiti Wall, putting green, and much more!

Sponsored by


Government Dinner

Alight is a proud sponsor of the Workday Rising Government Dinner and User Group session on Monday, September 12. This invite-only event provides a forum for select clients and partners to come together to network, share best practices and hear from esteemed speakers in the public sector.

If you're interested in joining this exclusive event, please contact us at [email protected].

Top 10 things to do with us at Workday Rising

  1. Secure your place for our Annual “Light it Up” Event

    Join us at the beautiful Cuba Libre Restaurant and Rum Bar for your Tuesday night destination. We've got lots of surprises planned so you won't want to miss out! Places are limited. Register today.

  2. Meet with our experts

    Looking for some help from a Workday expert? Find out a little more about our team members here and book a 1:1 session with them today. Simply fill out the form and they will connect with you directly. Request an appointment via Jifflenow.

  3. Pick up a custom T-shirt souvenir

    Stop by our booth and choose a custom screen-printed t-shirt for yourself or your friends and family back home!

  4. Learn top tips for using Workday to overcome the great resignation

    Join this session to learn the Workday tools that can help you plan, manage, engage, and reward your workforce.

  5. Hear from Coca-Cola and Boston Consulting Group on Workday Extend

    In this session, you'll learn how two global organizations enhanced the employee experience with Workday Extend.

  6. Grab a blinky badge

    Visit the Alight booth during expo hours on September 14th to pick up your blinky badge. Stand out from the crowd on the show floor and Workday Customer Appreciation event to let your peers know you're a friend of Alight!

  7. Enjoy a coffee on us

    Visit a sponsored coffee station on Wednesday to stay energized on the show floor!

  8. Tell your story

    Let your voice be heard by capturing the success of your transformation in a short video. Contact us for more information.

  9. Grab your Alight branded goodies

    Visit our booth during expo hours to pick up to shareable items like mints, pens, and more!

  10. Join us for a demo

    Stop by the booth for a live demo of Alight's Workday Automated Testing in action.

Alight's experience

1,350 Workday certified consultants

800+ Workday deployments completed

400+ Workday customers currently served

2.7M Employees served on Workday Payroll

Frequently asked questions

Learn more about this year's virtual Workday Rising event here.

Workday will be hosting a Welcome Reception at the Orange County Convention Center on Wednesday, September 14, and a Customer Appreciation Party at Universal Studios Florida on Thursday, September 15. Learn more here.

If you have questions regarding Alight's Professional Services for one or more Workday product(s), you can book a time with a colleague using Jifflenow here.

Drop by the booth at 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM during expo hours or request a meeting for a 1:1 demo.