calendar of events

Plan now to attend one of our many upcoming events.

O.C. Tanner offers a variety of workshops, trainings, and free webinars throughout the year. Or stop by our trade show booth and say hello. We’d love to share insights and stories.

  • Webinars

    5 Essentials to Build Your Employee Brand

    Inspiring emotional connection to your culture. Sandra Christensen, Vice President, Award Design and Development & Kelly Olsen, Director, Creative Strategy.

    Date

    05 March 2015
    10:30 am

  • Speakers

    What You Must Know to be Successful with Global Recognition

    Michelle M. Smith, CPIM, CRP
    Vice President, Business Development

    Location

    Virginia SHRM State Conference
    Williamsburg Lodge
    310 South England Street
    Williamsburg, VA 23185

    Date

    09 March 2015
    12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

  • Speakers

    INSHRM Chapter Meeting

    Mark Cook

    Location

    Spokane, WA

    Date

    10 March 2015
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

  • Speakers

    The Power of Appreciation

    Keynote Speaker:
    Joel Bishop – Manager of Speaking & Training, O.C. Tanner

    Location

    Schlosshotel Kronberg,
    Hainstraße 25
    61476 Kronberg bei
    Frankfurt, Germany

    Date

    25 March 2015
    10:00 am - 3:00 pm

  • Speakers

    Living The Brand

    Keynote Speaker:
    Joel Bishop – Manager of Speaking & Training, O.C. Tanner

    Client Speakers:
    Natasha Grice - Head of Brand, Virgin Trains
    Lou Jobson – Head of Reward, Mitchells and Butler

    Location

    Fazeley Studios,
    The Custard Factory,
    191 Fazeley Street,
    Digbeth, Birmingham,
    West Midlands
    B5 5SE, UK

    Date

    26 March 2015
    10:30 am - 3:00 pm

  • Workshops

    Appreciation Experience

    The Appreciation Experience workshop has been thoughtfully crafted to give leaders the skills and confidence they need to create a culture of appreciation. Participants gain insights from extensive global research that demonstrates the importance of effective recognition and then learn to integrate day-to-day recognition into their management practice. Through dynamic activities that instill best practice, they discover how appreciation can help them create a workplace where people are engaged in their work, trust their leaders, contribute to their teams, and are committed to staying.

    Registration deadline: Friday, March 20

    Location

    O.C. Tanner World Headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT

    Date

    07 April 2015
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Workshops

    Great Work Experience

    This is a hands-on workshop to begin producing great work that makes a difference people love. One part learning, two parts innovation lab, The Great Work Experience is a workshop where work actually gets done. The approach is grounded in the largest ever study of award-winning work, the basis for the New York Times bestselling book, Great Work: How to make a difference people love.

    Registration deadline: Friday, March 20

    Location

    O.C. Tanner World Headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT

    Date

    08 April 2015
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Speakers

    Louisiana SHRM

    Jeff Birk

    Location

    Lafayette, LA

    Date

    09 April 2015

  • Trainings

    Appreciation Experience

    Our Appreciation Experience Certification Course immerses trainers and recognition champions in two exciting days of high-impact training that certify them to deliver the Appreciation Experience workshop in their organizations, helping to boost engagement, retention, and overall success.

    To register for this workshop please call (800) 474-4940 or email learning@octanner.com.

    Registration deadline: Friday, April 3

    Location

    O.C. Tanner World Headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT

    Date

    21-22 April 2015
    7:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Speakers

    KEYNOTE: Essential Global Recognition & Engagement Insights

    Michelle M. Smith, CPIM, CRP
    Vice President, Business Development

    Location

    Motivate Europe Live
    ExCeL London, Royal Victoria Dock
    1 Western Gateway, London E16 1XL

    Date

    22 April 2015
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

  • Exhibits

    Motivate Europe Live - The Best of All Recognition Worlds

    Location

    ExCeL London,
    Royal Victoria Dock,
    1 Western Gateway,
    London,
    E16 1X

    Date

    22-23 April 2015

  • Speakers

    Maine HR Convention Program

    David Sturt

    Location

    Rockport, ME

    Date

    08 May 2015
    8:30 am - 9:30 am

  • Speakers

    Gulf Coast Symposium

    David Sturt

    Location

    Houston, TX

    Date

    13-15 May 2015

  • Speakers

    What You Must Know to be Successful with Global Recognition

    Michelle M. Smith, CPIM, CRP
    Vice President, Business Development

    Location

    Gulf Coast Symposium on HR Issues
    Reliant Center
    Interstate Loop 610 between Kirby & Fannin Streets
    Houston, TX

    Date

    14 May 2015
    3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

  • Speakers

    ATD 2015

    Jeff Birk

    Location

    Orlando, FL

    Date

    17-20 May 2015

  • Speakers

    Next Practices: Winning the War for Talent in a People-Led Economy

    Michelle M. Smith, CPIM, CRP
    Vice President, Business Development

    Location

    WorldAtWork Annual Conference
    Minneapolis Convention Center
    1301 Second Avenue South
    Minneapolis, MN 55403

    Date

    18 May 2015
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Trainings

    Great Work Experience

    One part think tank, two parts innovation lab, the Great Work Experience gives participants knowledge and skills toward achieving the highest levels of performance, creativity, and innovation. Immerse yourself in two exciting days of high-impact, globally acclaimed training for trainers. Learn to facilitate the Great Work Experience workshop in your organization and make a difference people love.

    Registration deadline: Friday, May 29

    Location

    O.C. Tanner World Headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT

    Date

    16-17 June 2015
    7:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Speakers

    KEYNOTE: The Future of Work: What CEOs REALLY Want from HR

    Michelle M. Smith, CPIM, CRP
    Vice President, Business Development

    Location

    NHRA – Orange County
    The Hotel Irvine
    17900 Jamboree Road
    Irvine, CA 92614

    Date

    16 June 2015
    8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

  • Speakers

    SHRM 2015

    Kevin Ames

    Location

    Las Vegas, NV

    Date

    30 June - 1 July 2015

  • Workshops

    Appreciation Experience

    The Appreciation Experience workshop has been thoughtfully crafted to give leaders the skills and confidence they need to create a culture of appreciation. Participants gain insights from extensive global research that demonstrates the importance of effective recognition and then learn to integrate day-to-day recognition into their management practice. Through dynamic activities that instill best practice, they discover how appreciation can help them create a workplace where people are engaged in their work, trust their leaders, contribute to their teams, and are committed to staying.

    Registration deadline: Friday, June 26

    Location

    O.C. Tanner World Headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT

    Date

    14 July 2015
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Workshops

    Great Work Experience

    This is a hands-on workshop to begin producing great work that makes a difference people love. One part learning, two parts innovation lab, The Great Work Experience is a workshop where work actually gets done. The approach is grounded in the largest ever study of award-winning work, the basis for the New York Times bestselling book, Great Work: How to make a difference people love.

    This two day event is being sponsored by the O.C. Tanner Institute. To register call (800) 474-4940 or email us at learning@octanner.com.

    Registration deadline: Friday, June 26

    Location

    O.C. Tanner World Headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT

    Date

    15 July 2015
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Trainings

    Appreciation Experience

    Our Appreciation Experience Certification Course immerses trainers and recognition champions in two exciting days of high-impact training that certify them to deliver the Appreciation Experience workshop in their organizations, helping to boost engagement, retention, and overall success.

    To register for this workshop please call (800) 474-4940 or email learning@octanner.com.

    Registration deadline: Friday, August 7

    Location

    O.C. Tanner World Headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT

    Date

    25-26 August 2015
    7:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Workshops

    Appreciation Experience

    The Appreciation Experience workshop has been thoughtfully crafted to give leaders the skills and confidence they need to create a culture of appreciation. Participants gain insights from extensive global research that demonstrates the importance of effective recognition and then learn to integrate day-to-day recognition into their management practice. Through dynamic activities that instill best practice, they discover how appreciation can help them create a workplace where people are engaged in their work, trust their leaders, contribute to their teams, and are committed to staying.

    Registration deadline: Friday, September 25

    Location

    O.C. Tanner World Headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT

    Date

    13 October 2015
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Workshops

    Great Work Experience

    This is a hands-on workshop to begin producing great work that makes a difference people love. One part learning, two parts innovation lab, The Great Work Experience is a workshop where work actually gets done. The approach is grounded in the largest ever study of award-winning work, the basis for the New York Times bestselling book, Great Work: How to make a difference people love.

    This two day event is being sponsored by the O.C. Tanner Institute. To register call (800) 474-4940 or email us at learning@octanner.com.

    Registration deadline: Friday, September 25

    Location

    O.C. Tanner World Headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT

    Date

    14 October 2015
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Trainings

    Appreciation Experience

    Our Appreciation Experience Certification Course immerses trainers and recognition champions in two exciting days of high-impact training that certify them to deliver the Appreciation Experience workshop in their organizations, helping to boost engagement, retention, and overall success.

    To register for this workshop please call (800) 474-4940 or email learning@octanner.com.

    Registration deadline: Friday, October 23

    Location

    O.C. Tanner World Headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT

    Date

    10-11 November 2015
    7:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Workshops

    Great Work Experience

    One part think tank, two parts innovation lab, the Great Work Experience gives participants knowledge and skills toward achieving the highest levels of performance, creativity, and innovation. Immerse yourself in two exciting days of high-impact, globally acclaimed training for trainers. Learn to facilitate the Great Work Experience workshop in your organization and make a difference people love.

    Registration deadline: Friday, October 23

    Location

    O.C. Tanner World Headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT

    Date

    12-13 November 2015
    7:00 am - 5:00 pm