Conferences are a great way to invest in your career, network with like-minded professionals, and see what is new in the industry. With HR conference season in full swing, we’ve compiled a list of the top HR conferences in 2019 to invest in.
Below are 8 of the best HR conferences to attend this year:
Event Name: UNLEASH
Host: UNLEASH Group
Date: May 14 – 15, 2019
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Summary: Focused on the Future of Work and HR technology, UNLEASH America brings together HR professionals, influencers, technology buyers, and experts to this two day conference that features speakers from large companies such as Pepsico and IBM as well as a large exhibition.
Event Name: ATD 2019 International Conference and Exposition
Host: Association for Talent Development
Date: May 19 – 22, 2019
Location: Washington, DC, USA
Summary: If you’re looking for a conference with hundreds of sessions and speakers, ATD 2019 is for you. With 400+ speakers and over 300 sessions to choose from, this conference covers all aspects of talent development and HR. Like other large conferences, ATD also holds an expo boasting over 400 exhibitors.
Event Name: HR Tech Summit Toronto
Host: Human Resources Director Canada
Date: June 18 and 19, 2019Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Summary: With 1,000+ HR and technology professionals, the HR Tech Summit is a unique conference that offers interactive workshops, a trade exhibition, and a panel of expert speakers that all focus on the HR tech sector.
Event Name: SHRM19 Annual Conference & Exposition
Host: The Society for Human Resource Management
Date: June 23 – 26, 2019Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Summary: As one of the largest HR conferences, #SHRM19 will feature 200 sessions about HR topics ranging from technology and workplace strategy to compensation and benefits. Packed with expert speakers (hello, Martha Stewart!), 750+ exhibiting companies, and over 18,000 attendees, SHRM19 is the place to be in June for anyone in the HR world.
Event Name: Culture Summit
Date: June 25 – 27, 2019Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
Summary: Focusing on employee engagement, experience, and effectiveness, the Culture Summit features expert speakers from top companies such as Stripe and Airbnb and world-class workshops. To help you network, the conference focuses on interactive community sessions to get you moving and connected with other HR professionals.
Event Name: California HR Conference
Host: Professionals In Human Resources Association
Date: August 25 – 28, 2019Location: Long Beach, California, USA
Summary: Invest in your HR career by attending this Californian conference. Smaller than some of the mega HR conferences, join 2,700+ attendees in concurrent sessions and workshops throughout the week.
Event Name: Talent Connect 2019
Date: September 25 – 27, 2019Location: Dallas, Texas, USA
Summary: Hosted by LinkedIn, and known as the “people people’s conference”, Talent Connect 2019 welcomes everyone from recruiters and talent developers, to the heads of HR. Focusing on keynote presentations and breakout sessions from industry experts, this conference is a great way to indulge into the topic of talent.
Event Name: HR Technology Conference and Exposition
Host: Human Resource Executive Magazine
Date: October 1 – 4, 2019
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Summary: Noted as the world’s largest HR technology expo, the HR Technology Conference and Exposition in Las Vegas allows for attendees to get hands-on with the latest HR technology. With their own “Startup Pavilion”, you will get the opportunity to discover new and emerging companies as well as market leaders.
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