While organisations often task the HR team with the learning and development initiatives for their employees, the best leaders remember that their HR teams need looking after, too. The landscape of Human Resources and People Operations is undergoing so much change that it can be difficult to keep up with all the newest solutions, methodologies and industry knowledge circulating out there. That’s why it’s a good idea to start looking out for next year’s HR events now, and build a timeline of educational and networking opportunities to keep yourselves up to date.
As the year (and decade!) comes to a close, we’ve compiled a comprehensive list of HR events to get excited about in 2020. If there's an event we've missed that you think deserves a place on our list, let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll consider adding it to this guide.
Without further ado, let's jump into the list of events. They're grouped into three sections; Europe, US & Canada, and Rest of the World and ordered chronologically within each section for easy navigation. We hope you find it a useful resource!
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Hear from 40+ global d&i experts and network with 500+ diversity, inclusion and HR professionals, at the leading event for organisations looking to accelerate their workplace d&i strategy.
Now in its 18th year, the HRD Summit UK offers the most senior HR and business leaders from around the UK and parts of Europe, the perfect platform to connect and learn about best practice and the changing workforce.
A highly focused event that brings together buyers and suppliers, the summit consists of one-to-one business meetings, interactive seminars and valuable networking opportunities; all to enable you to create lasting business relationships.
“Learning Together” is the LPI’s Global Partner Conference – bringing together our community of international business partners in a creative and inspiring environment to share strategic aims and explore collaborations that lead to new and exciting opportunities in the workplace learning market.
The HR for Tomorrow Summit will again bring together the world’s most influential business thinkers, HR decision makers and innovators who are taking HR to new frontiers. Join us for two intensive days of success stories, thought-provoking industry content and a peak at new technology trends.
HR Conference UK is a world class platform for advanced business knowledge and collaboration between industry leading solution providers and Chief HR Officers. This luxury learning experience offers a full day of thought leadership workshops, business meetings, networking dinners, and the latest industry information and research materials for the invited senior HR practitioners who represent their organizations to solve their latest business challenges.
The HR Tech Summit in DACH! The Rethink! HR Tech 2020 is the top management platform to discuss the latest technologies and strategies in the field of HR technology. Tailored to the complexity of your business, it offers you HR approaches and solutions for efficient human resource management. Networking & Benchmarking - Meet 250+ CHROs and HR Decision Makers on the 6th Rethink! HR Tech 2020
This conference programme aims to give senior industry professionals access to new ideas, solutions and innovations to help take their departments and companies forward. The agenda is pitched at a high level and we endeavour to present new case studies and new thinkers on the programme each year.
Founded by Sigmar Recruitment, Talent Summit has grown to become one of the largest HR & Leadership conferences in Europe, showcasing the latest thinking on talent topics from around the world. Its mission is to share thought leadership on talent to build better workplaces and working lives in an increasingly complex world of work. The 2020 series will welcome over 1,300 attendees.
HR Tech Europe is the leading HR tech summit bringing together CHROs & HR executives to discuss key industry topics, share knowledge, create new partnerships, and identify opportunities for their business. Networking & Benchmarking – Meet 150+ CHROs and HR decision-makers from renowned European companies!
HR Live features deliver the greatest marketing impact possible, giving you the chance to educate and engage a captive audience of senior HR leaders and be part of their business strategy. As well as raising your profile amongst clients and potential prospects, you will be aligning yourself to the most inspiring and thought provoking event in the HR industry.
This event is about embracing transformation and adaptation as an imperative for survival on both an individual and organisational level. You will discover a variety of new techniques for staying relevant and efficient. On top of that, you'll get to interact and network with leading innovators and disruptors within HR.
Discover how to inspire, transform and grow your organisation by putting purpose at the heart of what you do. Today, it is not uncommon that as little as 20% of a company’s value is captured on its balance sheet – a staggering decline from 83% in 1975.*
This joint TAtechEurope – UNLEASH mega conference offers recruitment advertising and technology companies an unparalleled opportunity BOTH to interact with current and prospective customers at UNLEASH and to connect with current and prospective B2B partners at TAtechEurope.
In an era of rapid digital transformation, it’s easy to be bewildered by the variety of technology on offer. Learn from experts and peers what works, what doesn’t, and most of all: how to not lose sight of the human element in transformation where technology is the enabler! Business, leadership and company culture truly need to change and HR can become the key enabler to ensure that business chooses the right path into a better future for all.
We will covering the latest trends, developments and technology that will be effecting HR in the Year 2020. Listen to experts discuss the best practices.
Now in its 10th year, the HRD Summit EU offers the most senior HR and business leaders from around the globe, the perfect platform to connect and learn about best practice and the changing workforce.Taking place on 6-7 May 2020, at the RAI Amsterdam, you will be joining over 600 HR Directors, C-Suites and business leaders alike, from the likes of; Patagonia, Uber, Shell, IBM, Jägermeister, Aviva, Santander and many more.
This is an exciting time for HR and the HR (technology) market, and change is inevitable. But what is the role of HR and its Leaders in all this? More than ever, it's important that executives involved in people strategies take the time to understand the business. Those who are aware of the market's disruptions and associated trends can harness the transformation and keep their companies moving ahead.
Engage Employee provides hugely successful leadership events including Directors Forums, leadership roundtables, annual Employee Engagement Summit. Supported by our dynamic website, weekly newsletter, webinars and digital media. We may use your information to send you details about goods and services which we feel may be of interest to you.
HR360 is THE meeting place for Global and European HR leaders from the World’s biggest companies to share practical insights on how to boost the business bottom line.
HR360 is THE meeting place for Global and European HR leaders from the World’s biggest companies to share practical insights on how to boost the business bottom line.
The CIPD Festival of Work brings together two unmissable CIPD events, the Learning and Development and HR Software and Recruitment shows – and adds in a brand-new dimension, The Future of Work.
We zoom into the Future of the work, the Future of HR and the Future Workplace. The Forum aims to transform your thinking about the HR profession, shifting your paradigms to perspectives that you have not considered yet. The forum moves “beyond” the ongoing debate on HR, becoming an impactful journey and must-attend highlight for a progressive HR curriculum.
An immersive event for you to learn from employers at the forefront of wellbeing best practice, to hear from sector specialists and industry visionaries
The London Hr Summit Is Specifically Organised For Senior Professionals Who Are Directly Responsible For The Hr Services Of Their Organisation, And Those Who Provide The Latest And Greatest Products And Services Within The Sector.
The HR Congress is more than an event. It is more than a community. The HR Congress is a global movement towards “Designing and Building People Centric Organizations”
Created by leaders and practitioners, for leaders and practitioners. Come share, learn, explore, and create and the Philadelphia version of the PAFOW global event series. It’s now the preeminent event bringing together leaders, practitioners, vendors, academics, and all those interested in how people data and analytics will affect the future of work and, in fact, our daily lives. People Data for Good is what we stand for
HRPA is the largest annual HR conference in Canada. The HRPA Annual Conference & Trade Show brings together the people and companies redefining human resources to offer the industry’s boldest and brightest ideas, innovations, solutions, tools, resources and best practices.
The North American HR Executive Summit brings together the “who’s who” of industry executives, cutting edge service and solution providers, and media partners from across North America to network, benchmark, share, and learn real-world solutions to universal challenges that face every HR professional in their daily work.
The Social Recruiting Strategies Conference (SRSC 2020) brings together HR Corporate Recruiters, Chief Human Resource Officers (CHROs), VP Strategy, VP of Recruiting, Senior HR Executives, Recruiting Leads, Senior Sourcers, Staffing Director, VP/SVP HR, Social Recruiting Strategists, Workforce Planning Leads/Directors, HR Directors/Managers, Senior Professionals in Human Resources(SPHRs), Professionals in Human Resources(PHRs), Recruitment Agencies.
WORK REBOOTED is a curated knowledge-sharing network with a mission to critically re-examine how we think about the nature of work, the concept of employment and what it takes to build a thriving workforce as we head into the 4th industrial revolution. We faciliate open, honest dialog that leads to positive social change and prosperous business outcomes.
Join us at MH-SHRM’s mentor walk, an event that will connect emerging HR leaders with a variety of experienced HR executives from across the front-range. All proceeds from this event will benefit the SHRM Foundation.
The Public Sector Leadership Conference 2020 will inspire public sector organizations to think differently, act inclusively, and work effectively to lead change in an uncertain climate.
Great workplace cultures don’t happen by accident—they are designed! Informed and innovative leadership is key to shaping a strong, vibrant workplace culture that supports all employees.The theme for the 2020 corporate culture conference is “culture by design.” We will delve into the factors that support and shape great organizational cultures.
On February 11-12, 2020, Hiring Success 20 will once again bring together Talent Acquisition leaders, industry experts and analysts in one of the most exciting tech hubs worldwide: San Francisco. This will be one of the most important talent acquisition events of 2020 - and we would love for you to be amongst our more than 1,500 guests.
The HR Strategy & Innovation Summit is an invitation-only, premium Summit bringing leading HR executives and innovative suppliers and solution providers together. The Summit’s content is aligned with key HR challenges and interests, relevant market developments, and practical and progressive ideas and strategies adopted by successful pioneers.
Participants include national and international HRD thought leaders and HRD scholars, scholar-practicioners, practitioners, graduate students, and university faculty. The organizations represented include national and international universities, nonprofits, governments, and corporations from around the world.
Embrace the Future of Talent Sourcing and RecruitmentTo overcome the skill gap and recruit the best talent, your organization needs to embrace digital talent acquisition. Leading companies are leveraging social media, new technologies, and innovative models to source new talent. Get the right talent at the right time to stay ahead of the game.
Our members-only Policy Conference features briefings from senior-level enforcement officials, policymakers, and industry experts on the major focus areas of workplace regulators, including fair employment, wage and hour, contract compliance, diversity, immigration, labor relations, and state standards.
Network & learn with Ohio's Finest HR Managers. Save the Date for this "must attend" annual conference for community bank HR managers.
The HR West Conference is where you go to find out What's Next. Convening annually for 36 years in the San Francisco Bay Area, the event takes place in the most innovative place on earth---home to the world’s leading-edge companies. Practicing HR here requires skills beyond the ordinary. Join us March 9 - 11, 2020 at the Oakland Convention Center, Oakland, CA for three phenomenal days of learning, networking and inspiration.
The 54th Annual Northern Ohio Human Resource Conference (NOHRC) will be bigger, better, and bolder in 2020. We meticulously and compassionately listened to preceding sponsors, exhibitors, and attendees to enhance the overall experience of this incredible event. NOHRC 20/20, the Perfect Vision for HR is truly focused on providing an extraordinary experience for everyone!
Let SHRM be your guide to understanding the complex legal landscape that affects your organization. You'll gain an insider's look at the current agendas of the presidential administration and Congress, as well as public policy issues that impact the workplace. When you ensure that you are operating in compliance with legislative regulations, you’re creating a better workplace by protecting not only your employer, but also your entire staff.
By attending Gartner Digital Workplace Summit you’re joining a community of trailblazers, thought leaders and industry experts pushing the bounds of the digital workplace. This conference is the one place you can access research-backed sessions, get expert advice on your specific challenges and interact with colleagues — all in one place, over two days.
The Talent Management Stategies Conference will be a powerful idea fest driven by insights from innovators disrupting the nature of work, leadership development, succession planning, what it means to be digital, and much more. But it goes beyond presenting ideas -- it is an interactive summit in which every participant shares challenges and advancements, and every participant co-creates with peers and speakers new practices to bring back to their organizations.
Change is hitting the corporate workplace at an unprecedented pace. Is your organization ready for the future?From engaging passive candidates to blind hiring, the gamification of HR to making the most out of feedback tools, providing an exemplary candidate experience to building a learning & development platform for global teams – HR Transform will dive deep into how executive level people leaders can bring the future of work into their organizations.
At HCI’s 2020 People Analytics & Workforce Planning Conference, you will learn how to integrate your people strategy with your business strategy from a hand-picked group of thought leaders, practitioners, and experts. Get peer-to-peer networking, workshops and hands-on practice to support your people analytics initiatives across the talent lifecycle. Learn how to develop, adapt, and execute workforce plans when your environment is constantly changing.
i4cp's Next Practices Now Conference is the top-rated human capital event of the year. Designed for senior HR, talent, learning, and other business leaders - and closed to vendors and consultants - the i4cp Next Practices Now Conference offers superior networking and thought leadership so you can better understand and address the critical HR and workforce issues facing your organization.
SOAHR is the can’t-miss conference of the year for anyone in HR or People Management!If you’re looking for a conference that will supply you with actionable ideas, new insights, and best practices for you, your team and your company, you don’t want to miss this event.
Our Spring SourceCon conference in Seattle is for recruiters and sourcers who want real answers and real solutions to everyday problems and challenges they encounter. SourceCon is the largest gathering of industry innovators and recruiting thought leaders for real conversations and networking opportunities.
As we plan for the seventh year of the conference, we continue our tradition of bringing together thought leaders, innovators, and expert practitioners – on the stage and off – to shape the future of people analytics. It is the result of highly collaborative work by our extraordinary student team and Wharton People Analytics’ faculty and staff.
This is annual gathering of the nation’s savviest HR and Benefits professionals where you’ll gain the foresight you need to create the perfect benefits package for your organization. You’ll discover strategies that help organizations from various industries and sizes thrive, as senior HR and benefits executives share their experience along with best practices and tips.
This Summit will leave you energized and excited about finding the best talent, a solid grasp on emerging trends in talent acquisition, engagement, and retention; new approaches to learning; the most innovative and effective approaches to compensation and benefits; and the latest case studies in performance management.
This program is intended for senior HR leaders with 15+ years of HR experience who are responsible for planning the strategic direction of their organizations. By bringing together the best and the brightest, the program provides HR leaders with a powerful and practical learning experience.
Join Human Resources professionals from across the state and beyond at HR Virginia's Annual Conference at the Omni Homestead Resort for a unique venue to experience a conference full of keynote speakers, interactive breakout sessions, sponsor & exhibitor Marketplace and networking opportunities. You'll leave energized by the past, present and future of Human Resources.
The annual SIOP conference helps to support the vision of SIOP, namely, to be recognized as the premier professional group committed to advancing the science and practice of the psychology of work.
To drive inclusive work cultures, leaders must help employees feel supported, heard, and valued. They must reward inclusive behaviors while proactively addressing exclusionary behaviors that single out, overlook, and devalue individuals’ unique contributions and sense of belonging.
Save the date for the largest HR event in Western Canada with insightful keynote presentations, concurrent tracks of breakout sessions, peer-to-peer dialogues and the opportunity to earn Continuing Professional Development hours. Our 2019 conference welcomed 1,200+ delegates, 40+ speakers and 100+ exhibitors!
Our Talent Acquisition Compliance Summit brings together recruiters, talent acquisition managers, compliance practitioners, and in-house employment counsel to discuss practical strategies for managing talent acquisition compliance requirements and risks.
Interactive inspires, educates and connects top talent leadersGain actionable takeaways you can apply to optimize your team’s hiring processes now.Get innovative new hiring strategies to keep your talent organization competitive.
And when we put our differences and our humanity together in one place and talk about the future of work – that’s when the magic happens. Workhuman® Live is a one-of-a-kind HR conference.You’ll be grateful you came.
Technologies. Trends. Strategies. Solutions.Join more than 700 human capital leaders to look ahead and stay in front of the issues impacting your most valuable asset—your people. At the 13th annual IMPACT conference, you’ll:
Unleash Conference delivering the very latest insights into critical opportunities of the workplace. Key issues like relational fluency in the workplace, how to plan for the day after tomorrow and how companies should adapt to work becoming human were all debated. Actionable inspiration was found throughout the event and solution providers, startups, influencers, analysts and delegates combined to explore the bridge between work and technology.
Recruiting Trends & Talent Tech provides the attendees with the valuable insights from the world's most renowned recruiting and talent acquisition experts and it provides the attendees with the opportunity to learn innovative recruiting strategies and how technology is being used to transform the way talent is sourced, hired and brought into their organization.
The ATD 2020 International Conference & Exposition will provide you with the knowledge, strategies, and solutions you need to effectively attract, develop, and retain top talent. You’ll gain insights into the latest trends, best practices, and new solutions for designing, delivering, implementing, and measuring learning programs.
The event attracts around 1500 HR professionals, creating a great opportunity to network with innovators and industry leaders. HR Tech Summit provides attendees with an opportunity to engage with your peers, gain exclusive insights, actively participate and exchange ideas, and hear innovative ideas.
We are confident that you will find the program highly educational, productive and enjoyable. CONNECT is by invitation-only. For qualified attendees we provide a complimentary full access conference pass which includes entry to all educational sessions and networking functions, a customized appointment schedule, overnight accommodation at the host hotel and full onsite catering. This offer is not open to suppliers of solutions.
D&I is currently one of the hottest issues in HR. With 2020 being an election year and the current ramping up of divisive sentiment in the USA this issue could well be the defining issue of the day for employers.Join us at one of North America’s longest running and best attended gatherings of D&I and business leaders that consistently addresses the most important issues in this area.
Over 1000+ HR professionals from across Canada gathered at the Enercare Centre for two days of learning, developing and networking – taking on the HR tech issues that really matter with the help of expert speakers across a series of in-depth presentations, panels and interactive roundtables.Topics covered included implementing tech changes, masterminding transformational processes and devising top-down organisational strategies. Attendees left equipped with the jargon-free insights necessary to spearhead big HR tech innovations in their organisations.
Welcome to 7th Annual Top Talent Summit - Canada's Signature Talent Acquisition Conference!
At Total Rewards Conference & Exhibition, This is your unique opportunity to help HR professionals from global, industry-leading organizations build a positive, resilient, high-performance culture that aligns with their long-term strategy. Leaders in Total rewards, compensation, benefits and work-life balance will be there.
There is no better place for HR professional development than SHRM’s Annual Conference & Exposition. By attending, you’ll gain the tools and resources you need to implement successful HR practices – which help your company succeed.
The ASHHRA Annual Conference and Exhibition gives attendees a platform to meet with human resources leaders from across the continuum of care and learn the latest trends impacting the HR function the health care work environment.
As an HR professional, you are your organization’s first line of defense against litigation and workplace disputes, a manager of both risk and talent acquisition, a compliance aficionado and so much more. At the 2020 California HR Conference, you’ll discover everything you need to excel in your multifaceted role, navigate California’s notoriously complex regulations and elevate your position in your organization.
HR professionals from every industry can learn how to master their field as well as earn credit towards the HR Certification Institute and SHRM certification.
Don’t miss any of these exciting opportunities to expand your knowledge of public sector human resources and connect with your peers. Be sure to check our Events Calendar for the most up-to-date program listings.
Join global HR innovators, leaders and practitioners to share ideas on how to succeed in a seemingly borderless world. This strategic one-day conference will bring together diverse subject matter experts to discuss the risks, the rewards, the challenges and the opportunities for HR in a rapidly changing world.
The Ohio SHRM State Council is dedicated to leading, educating, and inspiring the over 12,000 HR professionals in Ohio and educating, serving as HR experts to, and positively impacting other business professionals in Ohio. Membership is made up of 51 volunteers who are elected or appointed to The Council and includes the Chapter Presidents of the 26 local SHRM affiliated chapters in Ohio.
The CHRO Exchange offers a variety of unique learning styles and sessions, which you can select from to build a customized itinerary that reflects your current initiatives, priorities and future strategic objectives
HR is growing and changing, and so is our conference! Our biggest annual professional development event has a fresh look and new date. Our vision in 2020 is to connect you with your community, to provide a forward-thinking environment, and to inspire you to jump to the next level of your HR journey.
Responsive Conference provides a community for generating and sharing new and proven ideas amongst industry professionals. We’re excited to bring together leading practitioners in organizational design and human development as we hone best practices and tactics for working in the 21st century.
Cupa Hr Conference & Expo Orlando provides leadership on higher education workplace issues in the U.S. and abroad. We monitor trends, explore emerging workforce issues, conduct research and promote strategic discussions among colleges and universities.
The HRSouthwest Conference (HRSWC), powered by DallasHR was founded in 1941, is recognized today as one of the largest regional human resources events in the United States. The conference offers educational sessions, nationally renowned keynote speakers and a Marketplace of 200+ solution and service providers.
As the industry’s leading independent event for 20+ years, HR Tech features an unrivaled cutting-edge agenda for HR and IT professionals from businesses of all sizes! With a primary focus on driving HR success through technology, the HR Technology Conference is intended for those looking to continuously optimize usage of current HR systems as well as those looking to buy. It’s where you’ll gain the insight needed to help you make critical HR system decisions that will fuel your business while supporting your organization’s unique needs.
Key ThemesHR Strategy and Leadership DevelopmentWithout effective strategy and leadership, a business will not thrive; this track is designed to help you understand the direction you are going in and establish and maintain strong and effective teams.
Firmly established as the singular CHRO leadership event of the Asia-Pacific region, the HR Leaders Forum is returning in 2020 with a refreshed format to guide you through the year ahead.Next year, over 220 of your industry peers and an unrivalled selection of C-Suite speakers will make the ICC their home for two days on 18 & 19 February.
Asia’s Largest HR & Work Tech ConferencePeople Matters TechHR aims to provide insights, information, access to the most progressive technologies as well as a reflection on the way forward for a people-led digital transformation. More than 3,000 delegates from 40+ countries are expected to attend People Matters TechHR in Singapore.
Twice a year, this event brings together top tier legal experts to share current and emerging insights to keep you up to date and to help you keep your organisation’s risks at bay.With case reviews and legal insight on key issues shaping HR - this is the HR Law event not to miss!
National HR Summit provides an event experience that is unique on the HR industry calendar.Main conference – suitable for the whole HR team, with an array of topics at the top of the people management agenda