Help others reach their full potential by reaching yours.
As a talent development professional, you're passionate about ensuring that your workforce is prepared to face the demands of today’s ever-changing business environment. The ATD 2017 International Conference & Exposition will provide you with the knowledge, strategies, and solutions you need to effectively attract, develop, and retain top talent. You’ll gain insights into the latest trends, best practices, and new solutions for designing, delivering, implementing, and measuring learning programs. ATD 2017 covers all industry subjects, and provides in-depth guidance for what you need to know now to be successful. Come away with an outlook of what the future holds, and be prepared to address new challenges.
ATD 2017 brings the talent development industry to life by gathering together the game changers, the individuals who are shaping the industry; the legends, those who defined best practices; and the practitioners, you—the lifeblood of this profession! Learn and grow with us, because when you reach your fullest potential, you can effectively develop the talent around you, giving your organization the ultimate competitive advantage.
At ATD 2017, join more than 10,500 of your learning colleagues from around the globe to share best practices and insights. You'll learn current and future trends, and find out how to apply them on the job to get results. You'll learn from world-renowned thought leaders, and industry luminaries. ATD 2017will provide the tools and resources necessary to move you and your organization forward.
Top Reasons to Attend
Largest conference in the field providing the most choices for your development
Top-rated educational sessions
Networking with like-minded peers from around the world
Benchmark your practices against today's industry leaders
With more than 400 exhibitors, the ATD Exposition is the place to meet and network with colleagues, as well as discover vendors and learn about the latest products to help you perform your job better. These experts are ready to listen to your challenges and help you overcome them.
The ATD 2017 International Conference & Exposition is the largest event for talent development professionals worldwide.
The ATD International Conference & Exposition brings the training and development industry to life. Each aspect of the industry is covered for every level of practitioner, from CEO to specialist, from dean to student. With more than 10,500 attendees this is the largest event for the industry. ATD attendees are looking to network, advance their skills and knowledge, and begin or continue vendor relationships to help their organizations.
The Association for Talent Development (ATD) is a professional membership organization supporting those who develop the knowledge and skills of employees in organizations around the world. The association was previously known as the American Society for Training & Development (ASTD).