Human Resources

Top 10 HR Events In the U.S This Year

Back in January, we bought you the top 10 HR events for the first half of 2017 in Europe. With the year flying by, it’s time to start filling the rest of that calendar so, we’ve put together a useful guide of the most unmissable events in HR tech happening in the U.S over the rest of the year. From conferences to summits to expos and more, here’s our list of the events you just can’t miss this 2017.


DisruptHR NY.

May 3, NYC

This information exchange is for those in the HR field looking to mix things up! The event is described as a “high energy idea forum” which is designed to bring together HR professionals for an informative and empowering collection of short, concise presentations by local professionals which aim to share ideas and collectively move thinking forward when it comes to topics around talent. Each speaker gets a 5 minute slot to share their insights with the group and inspire change and movement in the world of HR! This event is an innovative way to shake things up and change your perspective on all things HR.


Impact 2017

May 22-25, Hollywood, FL

Impact is Bersin by Deloitte’s annual research based executive conference. This year’s 4 day event brings together over 600 HR, learning and talent professionals and is themed “Unleashing the Power of Digital: A New World for HR”. In a world where technology is definitely impacting upon every aspect of life, this event aims to explore the way new technology is changing the way we work for good, and open up new ideas to HR professionals and workplace experts alike.




June 14-15, San Francisco

HR TechWorld has gained quite the name in recent years. With events this year also running in London and Amsterdam, and over 10,000 total HR TechWorld attendees worldwide, it’s going to be big. The 2 day San Francisco event sees those in the HR and technology fields come together to share knowledge and insights around innovative ideas and technology that are helping transform organizations and the way we work every single day.



June 18-21, New Orleans

The 3 day event taking place in the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center really has everything. It’s a great opportunity for attending inspiring seminars and workshops and networking. There’s also opportunity to discover an amazing array of HR solutions from the over 600 vendors attending and hearing insights from a wide array of great speakers, this year including Laszlo Block, Former Senior Vice President of People Operations at Google. For useful insights and the best opportunity to find the HR tech solution that works for your organization, this event is one we definitely recommend attending!



HCI Employee Engagement conference

July 24-26, San Francisco

The employee engagement conference holds focus on one of the hottest topics in HR: keeping the talent you have engaged in and passionate about their work. The event sees industry thought leaders weigh in on a number of topics, including how organizations can go about finding their purpose and values, using knowledge on neuroscience to ignite change, and many more surrounding topics surrounding engagement in the workplace. With engagement being such a major factor in today’s world of work, this event has some serious insights to share and isn’t one to be missed.



Culture summit

August 16-17, San Francisco

2017’s Culture summit conference looks to bring together founders, thought leaders and organizational culture experts to share great solutions and ideas in company culture solutions, for both startups and scale ups. The event hosts some great speakers, and useful workshops to provide insights, data and the best strategies and practices in the industry, helping you get inspired, brainstorm with other attendees, share knowledge, and build the best programs which work for your organization.

HR tech expo

August 25, San Francisco

The day long HR TechXpo aims to help you discover the best technology solutions going. It’s a useful opportunity to check out what the top HR tech companies have to offer your organization. With innovative solutions from everything to startups to enterprise size providers, live demos and opportunities to explore the solutions hands-on, it’s not one to miss: there’s something for every company to be found here, no matter the size or experience level.



The workplace culture summit

September 26-27, NY

This culture summit shares insights into culture development practices used by some of the world’s most innovative companies, every day ways to increase engagement, utilizing the talent you have to the highest possible potential. With some great industry professionals attending, discussions surrounding the latest trends and techniques in the industry, and strategic insights to help you build your personalized culture plans, this isn’t one to miss.



HR tech conference

October 10-13, Las Vegas

This Vegas-based conference holds focus on all things HR tech. From the newest technology in the world of HR, current trends to optimizing more traditional processes to work for your organization, this 3 day event has it all covered. Alongside this, the event is also home to the world's largest HR tech Expo: technology services and products are aplenty, with some vendors announcing their products at the event for the first time. So if you’re looking to be in one place and gain new insights into the world of HR tech, network with industry experts and compare the latest available solutions, Vegas is the place to be this October.



People Analytics Canada

November 2-3, Toronto

Alongside a great line-up of speakers, this event will bring together HR professionals to provoke discussion on how people analytics is changing the way the world of work operates. Topics this year include decision making in the workplace, engagement, retaining talent and many more hot trends and topics in HR and people operations. For great networking opportunities and to delve further into the analytics behind making the most of the great talent you have, this event is a great one.


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