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SHRM Strategy and Foundation Thought Leaders Events are Oct 4-7 in ChicagoExecutives to share strategic thinking on hiring, corporate culture and managing business risk
Alexandria, Va., Sept. 13, 2011 — The Society for Human Resource Management and the SHRM Foundation will host two October events that will give HR executives and other business leaders opportunities to share information on strategy, innovation and organizational culture.
WHAT: SHRM Foundation Thought Leaders Retreat, Oct. 4-5; and SHRM Strategy Conference, Oct. 5-7.
WHERE: The Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park, 200 North Columbus Drive, Chicago, Ill., 60601. The Embassy Room will serve as a pressroom from Oct. 5-7.
Special press availability: At 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 6, in the Embassy Room of the Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park, Mark Schmit, director of SHRM research, will provide highlights from the 2011 Job Satisfaction Survey. The full survey will be released later in October.
Interview opportunities: Many speakers are available for interviews, including the winner of the Michael R. Losey Human Resource Research Award, a $50,000 prize given annually to further the field of human resource management. The winner will be named Oct. 5.
For additional information, visit the
Strategy Conference website. For more information about the SHRM Foundation, visit its
Get live reports on the conferences by following @SHRMPress on Twitter. The hashtag for the Strategy Conference is #shrmstrat. The hashtag for the Thought Leaders Retreat is #SHRMFdn.
Media: For more information and press credentials, contact Kate Kennedy at 703-535-6260 and
email@example.com or Jennifer Hughes of SHRM Media Relations at 703-535-6072 and
firstname.lastname@example.org. There are restrictions on audio-taping and videotaping keynote speakers at the Strategy Conference.
About the Society for Human Resource ManagementThe Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management. Representing more than 250,000 members in more than 140 countries, the Society serves the needs of HR professionals and advances the interests of the HR profession. Founded in 1948, SHRM has more than 575 affiliated chapters within the United States and subsidiary offices in China and India. Visit SHRM Online at www.shrm.org and follow us on Twitter @SHRMPress.
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