Saturday April 27th, 2013. – SHRM Atlanta begins on Monday morning April 29th. I have attended and participated in my share of HR events, most of them in the Mid-West. On Monday I am off to a different region, to look at conference from a little different prospective. I will be a Mid-Westerner in the South, and I will a speaker at one of the break out session.
Fortunately for me, I am not flying solo, I will be presenting with the Uber-Talented Julie Morelandfrom People Clues. Julie and I are leading an interactive session entitled HR Thinking Creatively. This is going to be an intensely interactive session, so much, that I imagine (although I hope not) we may chase a few folks out at the opening. The session takes place at 3 PM, and is the last of the day, as well as the last of the conference. The challenge is on, but I am confident we will bring home the goods!
Past all of this, I am stoked to attend the event. My twitter buddy Teela Jackson is one of the main conference organizers, and the President Elect of SHRM-ATL. Teela tops the list of people I want to visit. However, I must comment, as I reviewed the agenda I have discovered this is in-fact a varitable whose-who of peeps who will presenting at the event – below are just the ones I know (and I am honored to be among them.)
Jennifer Mc Clure | Matt Charney | Joe Gerstandt | Jason Lauritsen | Eric Winegardner | William Tincup | Daniel Crosby | Chris Hoyt
I will no doubt have some tweets, some Facebook posts, and probably a blog post or two from the event. So it’s off to Hartsfield- Jackson.