2016 State & Affiliate Conferences

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August 2-5
Missouri SHRM State Conference
"Navigating HR: Striving for Calm Waters and Sandy Beaches"

Tan-Tar-A Resort
494 Tan-Tar-A Drive
Osage Beach, MO 65065
Phone: 573.348.3111
Conference Contact: Lori Maher

Email: lori@mahergroupllc.com
Phone: 913.948.8623

August 25-26
2016 SHRM Nebraska State Conference
"Passport to HR Success"

LaVista Conference Center
12520 Westport Pkwy
LaVista, NE 68128
Phone: 402.331.7400
Conference Contact: Lindsay Selig

Phone: 402.416.8127

August 29-31
HR Florida Conference & Expo

Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek 
14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Ln
Orlando, FL 32821
Phone: 407.597.3600
Conference Contact: Heather Deyrieux

Phone: 407.538.1991

August 29-31
HR Indiana Annual Conference

JW Marriott Indianapolis
10 S. West Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: 317.860.5800
Conference Contact: Mark Records

Email: Mark@Mprecords.com
Phone: 317.841.8202
Website: http://www.HRIndianaConference.org

Aug 30 - September 2
AZ SHRM State Conference
"Impact: The Business of HR"

Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Resort & Spa
5594 W Wild Horse Pass Blvd
Chandler, AZ 85226 
Phone: 1.800.325.3535 

Conference Contact: Lauren Hager
Phone: 480.469.2288



September 8-9

2016 SHRM Vermont HR State Conference
"The Real Deal: Risks, Rewards and Winning Strategies"

Hilton Burlington
60 Battery St
Burlington, VT 05401
Phone: 802.658.6500
Conference Contact: Elizabeth Allen

Email: vthrconference@gmail.com
Phone: 802.524.8292


September 14-16
Tennessee SHRM Conference & Expo
"Lead, Follow or Get Out of the Way"

Sheraton Memphis Downtown
255 North Main Street
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone:  866.716.8106
Conference Contact: Art Smith

Phone: 615.260.8909  
Website: http://shrm-memphis.org/content.php?page=CONFERENCES


September 15
Texas SHRM Global HR Conference

Norris Conference Center
8610 Town and Country Blvd
Houston, TX 77024
Phone: 713.590.0590
Conference Contact: Dena Culpepper

Email: denaculpepper@att.net
Phone: 214.354.8740

September 15-16

Wyoming SHRM State Conference 
"HR Hero : Find Your Inner Super Power" 

Ramkota Hotel & Conference Center 
800 N. Poplar
Casper, WY 82601 
Phone: 307.266.6000 

Conference Contact: Kara Beech 
Email: kara_beech@rswy.net 
Website: http://wyoming.shrm.org/

September 18-20
HR & Business Superheroes UNITE!
"What's Your HR Super Power?"

Marriott Augusta at the Convention Center
Two Tenth Street
Augusta, GA 30901
Phone: 706.722.8900
Conference Contact: Sally Roberts

Email: sally.roberts@morris.com
Phone: 706.284.2448


September 18-20
NYS SHRM Conference
"HR, Going for the Gold"

Lake Placid Conference Center
2608 Main St.
Lake Placid, NY 12946
Phone: 866.275.2243
Conference Contact: Ned Hirt

Email: hirtn@lexcenter.org
Phone: 518.775.9349
Website: http://www.nysshrm.org 

September 20-22
2016 North Dakota State Governor's Workforce & HR Conference
"Culture + Connections"

Bismarck Event Center
315 S 5th Street
Bismarck, ND 58504
Phone: 701.355.1377
Conference Contact: Amber Unser

Email: ndhrcouncil@gmail.com
Phone: 701.446.8405


September 21-23
Iowa SHRM State Conference
"Tackling HR: What's Your Game Plan"

Coralville Marriott
300 East 9th Street
Coralville, IA 52241
Phone: 319.688.4000
Conference Contact: Amy Larsen/Sara Deich

Email: info@iowashrm.org
Phone: 319.352.3946


September 21-23
2016 Kansas SHRM State Conference
"Soar Further"

Hyatt Regency Wichita & Century II Convention Center
400 W. Waterman Street
Wichita, KS 67202
Phone: 316.613.6269
Conference Contact: Natalie Bright

Phone: 888.332.6248

September 21-23, 2016
Ohio HR Conference
"Play Like An HR Champion"

Kalahari Resorts and Conventions
7000 Kalahari Drive
Sandusky, OH 44879
Phone: 877.525.2427

Conference Contact: Sheri Caldwell
Email: chair@ohioshm.org 
Website: www.OhioSHRMHRC.org

September 21-23
SC SHRM State Conference
"Be an HR Super HeRo"

Marriott Resort and Spa at Grande Dunes
8400 Costa Verde Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
Phone: 843.449.8880

Conference Contact: Elliott Wilson
Phone: 803.261.2655
Website: sc.shrm.org

September 22-23

The PA State Coucil of SHRM 2016 State Conference
"HR rEvolution"

The Penn Stater
215 Innovation Boulevard
State College, PA 16803
Phone: 814.863.5000

Conference Contact: Faith Stipanovich
Email: fstipanovich@matw.com
Website: www.pashrm.org

September 23
Nevada State SHRM Conference
"HR is Alive Again in Nevada"

South Point Hotel and Casino
9777 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89183
Phone: 702.796.7111

Conference Contact: Terra Feist

September 25-27
GSC-SHRM Annual Conference & Expo
"25th Silver Anniversary"

Atlantic City Convention Center
1 Convention Boulevard
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Phone: 609.449.2000
Conference Contact: Melinda Lapan

Phone: 732.995.3463

September 25-27
ILSHRM Conference & Exposition
"HR Strategy"

Drury Lane Convention Center
100 Drury Lane
Oakbrook, IL 60181
Phone: 630.530.8300
Conference Contact: Julie Rischmiller

Email: Julie.Rischmiller@Outlook.com
Phone: 309.210.8815

September 27-28
Utah Crossroads Conference

Davis Conference Center
1651 North 700 West.
Layton, UT 84041
Phone: 801.416.8899
Conference Contact: Jeanine Wilson

Email: wilsonj5@sutterhealth.org
Phone: 801.725.8696

September 28-30
North Carolina SHRM State Conference
"Lead Differently"

US Cellular Center
87 Haywood St.
Asheville, NC 28801
Phone: 828.259.5736
Conference Contact: Scott McLean or Sara Levine

Email: info@2016avl.com
Phone: 828.777.9159
Website: http://www.2016avl.com/ 

September 30, 2016
Idaho State Council of SHRM Employment Law Conference
"It's How You Play the Game!"

The Boise Centre
850 W Front St
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: 208.336.8900

Conference Contact: Vivian Otero-Epley
Email: voe@moffatt.com 
Website: idaho.shrm.org


October 5-7
WI State SHRM Conference
"Back to the Future"

Kalahari Resort
1300 Kalahari Drive
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Phone: 608.254.5466

Conference Contact: Morgan Data
Email: wishrm@morgandata.com
Phone: 608.204.9827
Website: http://wishrm.org/2016-State-Conference


October 9-11
MDSHRM Annual Conference 2016
"Charting HR's Course"

Clarion Resort Fountainebleau Hotel
10100 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842
Phone: 1.800.638.2100

Conference Contact: Li Na Goins
Email: mdshrm.conf@gmail.com


October 9-11
MNSHRM 2016 State Conference
"Elevating the HR Game"

Double Tree By Hilton Bloomington – Minneapolis South
7800 Normandale Blvd.
Minneapolis, MN 55439
Phone: 952.835.7800

Conference Contact: Donna Herbel
Email: donna.herbel@prkmc.com
Phone: 608.658.8990
Website: http://www.mnshrm.com/


October 12-14
2016 MISHRM Conference & Exhibition
"The Future of HR is Now!"

The Cobo Center
1 Washington Blvd
Detroit, MI 48226
Phone: 313.568.8000

Conference Contact: Michael Pachuta
Email: conference@mishrm.org
Phone: 888.464.7476
Website: http://www.mishrmconference.org


October 13
SHRM Hawaii Annual Conference
"It's SHOWTIME! Is HR Ready?"

Hawaii Convention Center
1801 Kalakaua Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96815
Phone: 808.943.3553

Conference Contact: Lilly Ho
Email: LHO@hawaiipublicpolicy.com
Phone: 808.447.1840
Website: www.shrmhawaii.org


October 16-19
The HRSouthwest Conference
"Celebrating 75 Years"

Fort Worth Convention Center
1201 Houston Street
Fort Worth, TX 76201
Phone: 214.631.7476

Conference Contact: Beth Roach
Email: attendees@hrsouthwest.com
Phone: 214.631.7476




November 2-3
2016 DE State SHRM Conference

University of Delaware, Clayton Hall 
100 David Hollowell Drive 
Newark, DE 19716
Phone: 302.367.7476
Conference Contact: Laurie Sample

Phone: 302.367.7476

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March 7-9
SHRM NM State Conference
"Picture the Future...Be the Future"

Embassy Suites Albuquerque Hotel & Spa
1000 Woodward Pl NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 505.245.7100

Conference Contact: Barbara Marcus
Email: marcus@visitabq.org 
Phone: 575.524.6878
Website: http://www.shrmnm.org/2016-shrm-nm-state-conference.aspx

March 18 
Washington State Employment Law and Human Resources Conference

Meydenbauer Center 
11100 NE 6th St. 
Bellevue, WA 98004 
Phone: 425.637.1020 

Conference Contact: Lizzie Rahm 
Email: lrahm@clarknuber.com 
Website: http://wastatecouncil.shrm.org


April 6-8

2016 Arkansas SHRM HR Conferenc & Expo
Nightmare on HR Street
John Q. Hammon Convention Center
3303 S Pinnacl Hills Parkway
Rogers, AR 72758
Phone: 479.254.8400

Conference Contact: Cliff Sandsmark
Email: clifford_sandsmark@jbhunt.com
Website: www.hr2016.org

April 7-8
Louisiana Conference On Human Resources 
"It's How You Play The Game"

Cajundome Convention Center
444 Cajundome Blvd.
Lafayette, LA 70506
Phone: 337.265.2100

Conference Contact: Chad Murray
Email: WChadMurray@yahoo.com
Phone: 337.552.7298
Website: http://louisianashrm.shrm.org/state-conference-human-resources 

April 17-20
2016 Virginia SHRM State Conference
"Human Resources Spring Training"

The Omni Homestead Resort
1766 Homestead Dr
Hot Springs, VA 24445
Phone: 540.839.1766

Conference Contact: Felicia Rivens King and Brenda Madden
Email: vashrm16@gmail.com
Website: http://virginiashrmstateconference.com

April 26-27

18th Annual Granite State HR Conference
"The HR Strategic Advantage"​

The Expo at the Radisson Manchester
700 Elm Street
Manchester, NH 03101
Phone: 603.625.1000

Conference Contact: Green Tree Events
Email: info@greentreeevents.com
Website: http://www.gshrconference.org/

April 26-28

OKHR State Conference
"Ignite Your HR Passion"

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
777 West Cherokee Street
Catoosa, OK 74015
Phone: 800.760.6700

Conference Contact: Tawni Phelan
Email: tawni@factor110.com
Website: www.okhrconference.com


May 2-4

Tri State SHRM Conference
Building A Sustainable HR Legacy

Hyatt Regency Newport
1 Goat Island
Newport, RI 02840
Phone: 401.851.1234

Conference Contact: Randy Chase
Email: randalldchase@gmail.com
Website: http://tristatehrm.com/

May 4-6
MT SHRM State Conference
"HR is a Beach, Indulge in Beach tHeRapy!"

Red Lion Hotel
20 Main St.
Kalispell, MT 59901
Phone: 406.751.5050

Conference Contact: Michelle Cohens
Email: mcohens@sletteninc.com
Website: http://montana.shrm.org/montana-conference

May 10-13

Annual Maine HR Convention
"HR… Making a Difference"

Samoset Resort
218 Warrenton St.
Rockport, ME 04856
Phone: 207.761.8350

Conference Contact: Heather Bassett
Email: heather@strategichrus.com
Website: www.MaineHRConvention.com

May 19, 2016

HR Palm Beach County Annual Conference & Expo
"Engage, Empower, Excel"

Kravis Center of the Performing Arts
701 Okeechobee Blvd.
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Phone: 800-572-8471

Conference Contact: Bobbi Prager
Email: ConferenceChair@hrpbc.org
Website: http://www.hrpbc.org/event/2016HRPBCConferenceT

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