Full-Day Conference
Wednesday, March 9 | 8:00am - 4:15pm

The Future of Work: Reinventing, Innovating and transforming HR

Earn 5.0 SHRM & HRCI Recertification Credits

In today's quickly changing workplace, organizations need to continually learn and adapt to make sure strategies put people first to drive results.

This transformational conference will arm you with tools and reevaluate and set a new vision for what work looks like at your organization:

  • How can HR stay in front of the curve to build forward-thinking strategies?
  • How do you stay at the cutting edge in each HR and business competency?
  • How can you remain flexible to anticipate and embrace change?

Featuring speakers known for their strategies and ideas in organizational development


Arthur Woods

 Russ Riendeau,
Partner, Jobplex/DHR

Eric Langshur
Founder, Abundant
Venture Partners,

 Bill Benjamin
Partner, Institute for
Health and Human


Thursday, April 14 | 8:00 - 11:00am

Change Management: Develop Change Intelligence to Lead Sustainable Change

Earn 2.5 SHRM & HRCI Recertification Credits

If your change-management projects seem to fail outright or produce gains that don't sustain, learn to go beyond the hype and leverage a proven formula for lasting results.

In this interactive workshop, you will walk away ready to make a bottom-line difference in your organization:

  • Partner powerfully with and influence key stakeholders in new and winning ways
  • Optimize change-leader strengths and enhance leadership agility
  • Lead successful and sustainable change with greater competence & confidence

Speaker: Barbara A. Trautlein, Ph.D., Principal and Founder - Change Catalysts

Host Company: Barnes & Thornburg, LLP


Welcome to Chicago SHRM – Your Local Connection to SHRM!

Ice sculpture commemorating
Chicago SHRM's 60th year

We invite you to get involved with Chicago SHRM – a congenial organization serving over 800 HR professionals in the Chicago area.  Let Chicago SHRM be your local partner to success whatever your career level. Join our educational and networking events, volunteer on a committee, find or post job leads, or get support from one of our service partners. Whatever you’re looking to do next, Chicago SHRM can help you learn, connect, and advance your career or business. 

  • Learn cutting-edge competencies while earning HRCI credits with our timely delivery of educational workshops, roundtables, and Full-Day Conferences.
  • Connect with peers and industry experts to exchange ideas at bi-monthly events, or join a committee or special interest group to expand your network. 
  • Advance your career or business network by finding job leads, building your HR toolbox, or becoming a mentor.





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Roundtable | Training and Development: Making a Big Impact with a Small (or No!) Budget

New & Prospective Member Orientation

Full Day Conference | The Future of Work: Reinventing, Innovating, and Transforming HR

Roundtable | Employee Wellness: What’s Your Plan?

Webinar | Using Digital Badging and Micro-Credentialing

Chapter Awards

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