Whether you’re new to the staffing industry or a seasoned professional, trade shows and conferences provide tremendous opportunities for networking and business development that you just won’t get anywhere else. So we made a list of the upcoming events you can be excited to put on your calendar.
Here’s this year’s lineup:
- Staffing Industry Analysts Executive Forum
Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, CA, February 13-16, 2017: SIA’s annual executive event features dozens of top-notch speakers, breakout sessions, and panels with industry experts.
- SHRM Talent Management Conference & Exposition
Chicago, IL, April 24-26, 2017: In addition to breakout sessions and networking activities, there are pre and post-conference programs for HR and talent management professionals.
- Contingent Workforce Strategies Summit
Omni Dallas Hotel, Dallas, TX, September 11-12, 2017: This SIA-sponsored summit gives you case study sessions, keynotes, and a large roster of industry leaders that will enhance your business in the CW sector.
- NAPS 2017 Conference
Denver, CO, September 21-22, 2017: Attendees to the National Association of Personnel Services annual conference can expect to learn about best practices, network with industry professionals, and demo many products and services from vendors on site.
- Staffing World 2017
McCormick Place, Chicago, IL, October 24-26, 2017: American Staffing Association’s annual expo is the largest event of its kind for staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions.
- IT and Engineering Staffing Conference and Tradeshow
Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass, Chandler, AZ, November 9-11, 2017: TechServe Alliance’s annual event features IMPACT! Talks, business forums, and interactive workshops.
- Healthcare Staffing Summit
The Fairmont, Dallas TX, November 13-15, 2017: This SIA event focuses on staffing in healthcare including nursing, locum tenants, and allied health. Come for the networking opportunities, table discussions, and keynotes.
These annual events bring the best of the best of the industry together to share new ideas for solving old problems. Don’t miss out!
Want more new ideas? Check out our series on social recruiting.
Caitlin Delohery is the Editor-in-Chief of StaffingHub.