ATD International Conference & EXPO: A Legacy of Talent Development Excellence: For over 80 years, the Association for Talent Development (ATD), formerly known as ASTD, has been hosting influential conferences that educate and inspire talent development professionals. From its humble beginnings in Chicago in 1945 with just 56 attendees to today’s grand international events, ATD conferences have consistently set high standards in the field. The ATD International Conference & EXPO is renowned for its world-class speakers, thought leadership, and unparalleled networking and collaboration opportunities, making it the premier event in talent development. With more than 9,500 professionals from over 80 countries attending annually, it’s a trusted source for learning about trends, best practices, and the latest tools and solutions in the largest EXPO for training and development practitioners. ATD’s conference is unmatched in its comprehensive programming, range of EXPO suppliers, and networking opportunities. Discover the excellence of ATD’s international conference and be part of a community dedicated to creating a better working world.