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

    WEBINAR: The Rise of HR

    Wisdom from 73 thought leaders around the world. Presented by David Ulrich, leading HR strategist and bestselling author.

    Date

    28 April 2015
    10:00 AM

  • Webinars

    WEBINAR: The Top 10 Recognition Excuses

    How to overcome each one and turn
    managers into great recognizers. Presented by Jeff Birk, Manager of Speaking & Training with the O.C. Tanner Institute.

    Date

    07 May 2015
    12:00 PM

  • 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

    Winning the War for Talent in a People-Led Economy

    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
    10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

  • 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

  • Speakers

    Capitalizing on Change: Skills for the New Era of B2B Marketing

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

    Location

    BMA Annual Conference
    Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers
    301 East North Water Street
    Chicago, IL 60611

    Date

    27 May 2015
    8:00 AM - 8:45 AM

  • 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

    Emerging Trends in Human Capital

    Michelle M. Smith, CPIM, CRP

    Vice President, Business Development

    Location

    New York Executive Roundtable
    Union League Club
    38 East 37th Street
    New York, NY  10016

    Date

    18 June 2015
    9:00 AM - 11:30 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

  • Speakers

    Essential Global Recognition & Engagement Insights

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

    Location

    HR Florida Annual Conference
    Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek
    14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane
    Orlando, FL  32821

    Date

    31 August 2015
    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

  • Speakers

    The Future of Work: What CEOs REALLY Want from HR

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

    Location

    California HR Conference
    Anaheim Convention Center
    800 W Katella Ave
    Anaheim, California  92802

    Date

    02 September 2015
    10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

  • 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