The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is set to hold its 59th Annual Conference and Exposition in Las Vegas next week.
SHRM expects more than 15,000 human resource professionals to attend the conference. The conference will include more than 150 concurrent sessions on human capital and workplace issues.
Lance Armstrong, seven-time Tour de France champion and cancer survivor, will be a featured keynote speaker. Other speakers include:
- Linda Alvarado , president and CEO of Alvarado Construction, Inc.
- Dan Pink , best-selling author of Free Agent Nation; and
- Erin Gruwell , whose inspirational life was turned into movie titled Freedom Writers staring Hilary Swank and Patrick Dempsey.
At the conference, SHRM will announce the winners of the 50 "Best Small & Medium Companies to Work for in America." SHRM and the Great Place to Work Institute sponsor the awards jointly.
The exposition will feature human resource information, products, and services from more than 700 companies
A team of BLR editors will be in Las Vegas and will be filing reports throughout the conference. If you will be going to the conference, you can see our new products, meet our editors, and enter a drawing for a digital photo frame at Booth #2816.
The conference runs from
June 24 through June 27.