Are you planning on attending ASTD’s International Conference and Exposition May 5-7, 2014 in Washington DC? If you are, we can save you $300! Hawkeye ASTD has a chapter team attending the conference. When you go to register at the ASTD Store, select the “Conference Teams” option and click on Hawkeye Chapter from the drop-down menu. It’s that easy. If you have never attended this conference, this is an excellent year to make the commitment.
The keynote speakers are: Arianna Huffington, President of the Huffington Post Media Group. In May 2005, she launched The Huffington Post, a news and blog site that quickly became one of the most widely read, linked to, and frequently cited media brands on the Internet. In 2012, the site won a Pulitzer Prize for national reporting. General Stan McChrystal – former commander of U.S. and international forces in Afghanistan and the former leader of Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC), which oversees the military's most sensitive forces. He is also the author of the bestselling leadership book, My Share of the Task: A Memoir. Kevin Carroll is the founder of Kevin Carroll Katalyst/LLC and the author of three highly successful books, Rules of the Red Rubber Ball, What's Your Red Rubber Ball?! and The Red Rubber Ball at Work. As an author, speaker and agent for social change (a.k.a. the Katalyst), it is Carroll's "job" to inspire businesses, organizations and individuals -- from CEOs and employees of Fortune 500 companies to schoolchildren -- to embrace their spirit of play and creativity to maximize their human potential and sustain more meaningful business and personal grow.
There are numerous conference tracks including career development, training design and delivery, human capital, leadership development, global human resource development, workforce development, learning technologies, learning and measurement, government and sales enablement. You won’t be disappointed in the depth and breadth of practical ideas you will take away and immediately implement in your work.
In addition, you will have the opportunity to engage with the world’s leading training and development organizations such as DDI, the Center for Creative Leadership, Citrix – Go to Training, the American Management Association and many, many more.
Washington DC in the spring time couldn’t be more beautiful. Register now!