Plan Your 2014 Conference Schedule

Once again, it’s time to see where the “big” conferences will be this year. Get out your yearly planner and your employee development plans and start scheduling!

ASTD TechKnowledge –

Join more than 1,500 of your training and development peers in the exciting city of Las Vegas, Nevada at Caesars Palace for ASTD TechKnowledge 2014. At the conference, you’ll find out how to apply technology to the learning function and hear about the latest trends from some of the leading thinkers in our profession. Join us for the chance to collaborate and learn from the people who are focused on the intersection of technology and training. You’ll walk away with best practices, tools, and solutions that will move you and your organization forward.

January 22 – 24 – Las Vegas, NV

Training 2014 Conference and Exposition

For 50 years Training magazine has provided skill-building content and supported your drive for performance excellence. Attend Training 2014 and learn from an unparalleled lineup of industry masters, award-winning L&D practices, and world-renowned behavioral scientists.

February 3 – 5 – San Diego, CA

New Learning Technologies Conference

The New Learning Technologies conference continues SALT’s practice of bringing together senior professionals from government, industry, academia and the military to present the latest developments in the field of learning and training technologies.

March 4 – 7, Orlando, FL

Learning Solutions Conference and Expo

New technologies are changing the way we live, work, play, communicate, and learn. Keeping up with these changes and adapting to the evolving needs of today’s organizations is challenging. At Learning Solutions 2014 you will learn about these technologies, discover exciting new possibilities for reaching your learners and delivering content, and connect with peers who will show you proven solutions for successful implementation.

March 19 – 21 – Orlando, FL

EcoSystem 2014 – The Learning Infrastructure & Strategies Conference

From learning and knowledge management systems to mobile and social platforms, there are many technologies that support formal and informal learning and performance. But building a learning strategy that integrates multiple technologies into a cohesive infrastructure is a complex endeavor. Ecosystem 2014 is designed for senior-level professionals who need to understand these technologies and how they can be combined to create a customized learning ecosystem that delivers training and support, drives learner engagement, leverages collaboration, and tracks performance across their organizations.

March 19- 21 – Orlando FL

Spring 2014 CLO Symposium

Communities of learning are not developed overnight but rather over time through consistent interaction and meaningful exchange. Join Chief Learning Officer at the Spring CLO Symposium in Laguna Niguel, the place where the event began 10 years ago, as we celebrate the community of CLOs, delve into the crucial role learning plays in creating the cooperative organizational spirit that leads to sustained success, and explore the direction of the industry for the coming decade.

March 30 – April 2 – Laguna Niguel, CA

The Performance Improvement Conference

THE Performance Improvement Conference is the premiere event for performance improvement and learning professionals. Save the date to join your colleagues for this annual event!

April 13 – 16 – Indianapolis, IN

ASTD International Conference and Exposition

The ASTD 2014 International Conference & Exposition brings the training and development industry to life. Each aspect of the industry is covered for every level of practitioner, from CEO to specialist, from dean to student. At ASTD 2014, join more than 9,000 of your learning colleagues from around the globe in Washington, D.C., May 4 – 7, 2014, to share best practices and insights. You’ll learn current and future trends, and find out how to apply them on the job to get results. You’ll learn from world-renowned thought leaders, and industry luminaries. ASTD 2014 will provide the tools and resources necessary to move you and your organization forward.

TrainingPros will be exhibitors at this conference!  See you there!

May 4 – 7 – Washington, D.C.

2014 Training Industry Conference

Training Industry Conference & Expo is where learning leaders come together to create new relationships, cross-pollinate ideas and explore innovative ways to drive results for their learning organization. Attendees find it’s the perfect size for a highly interactive, personal learning experience without being lost in the tradeshow crowds.

May 19 – 21 – Raleigh, NC

mLearnCon 2014 Conference & Expo

The premier mLearning conference and expo … mLearnCon is focused on every aspect of mobile learning including management strategies, platforms, operating systems, authoring tools and technologies, content design and development, and best practices. Since mobile learning is such a rapidly emerging sector of the eLearning market, this event draws a high-level audience of eLearning professionals seeking to gather information to support their organization’s engagement with mLearning. This event drew almost  1,000 participants in 2013.

June 24 – 26 – San Diego, CA

Performance Support Symposium 2014

The Performance Support Symposium offers you an exceptional opportunity to discover how organizations can leverage investments in training and eLearning by offering employees performance support tools so they can continue to learn while they work. You are invited to join other senior learning professionals in Boston for this deep exploration of strategies, technologies, and best practices for Performance Support. This event drew over 200 participants in 2013.

September 8 – 9, Boston, MA

Fall 2014 CLO Symposium

Communities of learning are not developed overnight but rather over time through consistent interaction and meaningful exchange. Join Chief Learning Officer at the Fall CLO Symposium, as we celebrate the community of CLOs, delve into the crucial role learning plays in creating the cooperative organizational spirit that leads to sustained success, and explore the direction of the industry for the coming decade.

October 6 – 8 – Carlsbad, CA

DevLearn 2014 Conference & Expo

DevLearn Conference & Expo is, by far, North America’s leading event focused on learning technologies. This event is designed for professionals who want to be on the leading edge of the emerging technologies our industry will put to work for training, learning, and performance support. If you are responsible for shaping the use of learning technologies in your organization, then you need to be at DevLearn|14, where you’ll meet with industry thought leaders, share strategies with colleagues, discover best practices, and learn about the hottest topics and most innovative new ideas for our industry.

October 29 – 31 – Las Vegas, NV

Leigh Anne Lankford is an instructional designer with more than 22 years’ experience in the field of HRD. She is a Relationship Manager for TrainingPros in Atlanta, working closely with training and development departments of large organizations to identify, attract, and on-board contract employees for very specific and specialized training and development needs. You can reach Leigh Anne at leighanne.lankford@training-pros.com. 

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3 Responses to “Plan Your 2014 Conference Schedule”
  1. Richard F. says:

    Thanks Aleigh Anne! I love having this list each year.

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