Every year in the USA there are over 100 HR conferences built to tackle some of the most pressing issues HR professionals are facing. After many conferences went virtual this past year, in-person conferences are back for 2023 offering peak networking opportunities. The community of HR professionals is one of the most active industries accounting for many different facets of business including talent acquisition, training, retaining and firing. Whatever function of HR you are most interested in learning about, there’s a conference out there for you!
Below is a list of the top HR conferences to attend in 2023. We continually update this page with the most recent HR events, conferences, HR trends, and learning opportunities for your industry.
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HCI’s Virtual Conferences are highly engaging and interactive. During each conference, Hear how experts, authors, and HR leaders in high-performing organizations are making a difference for their employees and their organizations. Learn how to manage change, adapt to uncertainty, plan for the future, and bring employees back into a safe and secure environment. Most presenters will host their own Zoom café during the event to take questions and talk about the things that matter most with you and your fellow attendees.
Creating Positive Business Outcomes with Workforce Analytics
Learn how high-performing organizations are balancing the need for shorter, more agile workforce planning cycles with long-term talent strategy. Find out what it takes to build your people analytics dream team and apply data-backed insights to talent issues throughout the employee lifecycle.
Come make a lasting impact on the world of HR at the 2023 SHRM Annual Conference! This is the world’s largest gathering of HR professionals and your biggest opportunity to cause the effect you want to see in the workplace. Select your sessions on the topics that mean most to you like benefits and well-being, diversity and inclusion, leadership and personal growth, HR technology, workplace culture, and more!
SHRM affiliate for the Greater Houston business community invites you to be part of the largest conference for Human Resource Professionals on the Gulf Coast. Recognized as the center point for all things HR, the Symposium gives over 1,500 area HR professionals the opportunity to connect to knowledge, relationships, and solutions as they prepare to lead into the next decade. Offering an Exhibit Hall with up to 200 providers of HR products and services and 180 concurrent sessions, this is ‘the’ HR event you can’t afford to miss!
Keynote Speakers and Special Programming
Kyle Scheele: The Patron Saint of Crazy Ideas
Heather R. Younger: Caring Leadership & DEI Strategist; Best-Selling Author;
Forbes & LinkedIn Contributor
The 2023 Ohio SHRM HR Conference is two and a half days of top-notch programming in a great venue! The event is being held in person with the additional option to obtain recertification credits through the on-demand platform. The Ohio SHRM Conference is dedicated to leading, educating, and inspiring HR professionals in Ohio, as well as educating and positively impacting other business professionals.
The 2023 Maryland SHRM State Conference is the place to be for 3 days of HR knowledge-based support, leadership development, and education!
As the industry’s leading independent event for a quarter of a century, HR Tech delivers an unrivaled cutting-edge agenda that benefits HR and IT professionals from businesses of all sizes, all industries, and across the globe! With a primary focus on driving HR success through technology, the HR Technology Conference is intended for those looking to continuously optimize the usage of current HR systems as well as those looking to buy. It’s where you’ll gain the insight needed to make critical HR system decisions that will fuel your business while supporting your organization’s unique needs now and in the future.
Plus, HR Tech is renowned for hosting the world’s largest HR tech marketplace! It’s the only place where you can explore thousands of products from hundreds of vendors — ranging from established market leaders to HR startups — all under one roof! There is no better way to see the full capabilities of HR technology as you research and compare products side-by-side with real-time answers from the vendors!
The HRSouthwest Conference powered by DallasHR is one of the largest regional education and networking events for Human Resource professionals and those who supply products and services to the HR industry.
Recognized as the official State of Texas SHRM Conference, the event is important to HR practitioners recertifying their SHRM and HRCI designations, discovering the latest in HR products and services, and networking with peers to share best practices, and have fun.