About the Sessions

WE'VE GOT YOUR SESSIONS COVERED! HR Houston is offering over 170+ diverse sessions, covering a broad variety of HR Industry topics, in our 2.5 Days — NEW EXPANDED FORMAT. With an opportunity to earn up to 14 recertification credit hours, we have repeated over 50 of our most popular sessions so you have multiple chances to attend what interests you most.
 

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
The Symposium is strategically designed to bring you the best business learning - from the core principles to the groundbreaking new practices - that will revolutionize how you work. The conference offers multiple concurrent sessions on a broad variety of topics to help you craft a truly personalized curriculum with these tracks:
  • Business Management & Strategy
  • —Employment Law & Legislation
  • International HR
  • Leadership & Personal Development
  • Organizational Development/Training
  • Talent Management
  • Total Rewards

UNIQUE SESSIONS - Back By Popular Demand!
In addition to the traditional classroom sessions, our UNIQUE Sessions offer you the opportunity to participate in interactive and experiential learning.  These sessions include a wide variety of interactive practices and activities to ensure participants become challenged, active and personally engaged in the learning process.

“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.”
— Benjamin Franklin


RECERTIFICATION

HRCI: Earn up to 14 Recertification Credits toward your PHR, SPHR or GPHR certification. *

SHRM: Earn up to 14 Professional Development Credits (PDCs) toward your SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP certification. **

CPA: Earn up to 14 hours of Continuing Professional Education Credits (CPEs) toward your Texas CPA certification. ***


* The use of the seal is not an endorsement by the HR Certification Institute of the quality of the program. It means that this program has met the HR Certification Institute’s criteria to be pre-approved for recertification credit. To track your recertification activities online, visit www.hrci.org/hrcicertonline to access your personal recertification file. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute home page at www.hrci.org.

** HR Houston is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP.

*** HR Houston is registered with the Texas State Board of Public  Accountancy as a CPE sponsor. This registration does not  constitute an endorsement by the board as to the quality of our CPE program.

 

SESSION DIRECTORY
CLICK HERE for a complete list of this year's sessions, descriptions, presenters and times!
 

BUILD YOUR AGENDA - NEW FOR 2015
CLICK HERE to Maximize your conference visit by viewing the exhibit hall floor plan, finding exhibitors and building your own CUSTOM Conference Session Schedule with sessions and presenters that interest you the most!

 



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