As the Talent Development industry continues to evolve, those who respond to shifts in trends, technology, and tools come out on top. The ATD Florida Suncoast ASCEND Conference is a once-a-year opportunity to gather with industry leaders and dive deep into the business solutions and strategies that bring a competitive edge. With programs targeted toward all levels of talent development professionals, this conference will be a great event. Make plans now to be a part of our annual conference! (SCROLL DOWN FOR MORE INFO)


When: Friday, September 22, 2017

Where: Bryan Glazer Family JCC: 522 N Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606

Contact: 2016 Conference Chair & President Elect Jenni Stone

jenni@atdsuncoast.org

2017 Chapter President Nick Elkins

Nick@atdsuncoast.org

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Friday, September 22, 2017

Bryan Glazer Family JCC: 522 N Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606

As the Talent Development industry continues to evolve, those who respond to shifts in trends, technology, and tools come out on top. The ATD Florida Suncoast ASCEND Conference is a once-a-year opportunity to gather with industry leaders and dive deep into the business solutions and strategies that bring a competitive edge. With programs targeted toward all levels of talent development professionals, this conference will be a great event. Make plans now to be a part of our annual conference! (SCROLL DOWN FOR MORE INFO)



A HUGE THANK YOU TO OUR ASCEND 2017 SPONSORS!


KEYNOTE SPEAKERS


Mack and Ria Story

Co-Founders, Top Story Leadership

Click here for more information about Mack and Ria.

                 



Brandon Carson

Director of Learning, The Home Depot

Click here for more information about Brandon.

 

PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS

Articulate Storyline: Two-Day Workshop

Click here for additional details and registration.


Additional workshop

Details coming soon!

BREAKOUT SESSION TRACKS

Training Delivery

Topics aimed at increasing engagement, learning takeaway, and quality of presentations.

For descriptions of sessions, click here.

Learning Technologies

Topics aimed at introducing tools to create, store, and share learning. E-Learning development tools, LMS, and social.

For descriptions of sessions, click here.

Talent Management

Topics aimed at managing and developing talent through leadership and meaningful interactions.

For descriptions of sessions, click here.

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Funny Fuel: Gas to Gain Glee in Your Training and Speaking

Theresa Hummel-Krallinger, High Five Performance, Inc.


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The People v LMS - A Learning Technology Story

JD Dillon, Axonify & David Glow, Restaurant Magic


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Meaningful Interactions to Deepen Engagement & Drive Performance

Barry Altland, Head, Heart and Hands Engagement Collective


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Using Art to Increase Learning

Sherri Sutton, Positive Impact Force


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E-Learning Authoring Tool Comparison

Diane Elkins, E-Learning Uncovered


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Creating a Leader-Coach Culture

Jennifer Currence, OnCore Management Solutions


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Would Learners Pay for Your Training?

Richard Sites, Association for Physician Leadership


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Creating a Culture of Learning: Socializing Your L&D Department

Katie Smith, Catalina Marketing


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Driver Performance by Creating a Consumer-Like Talent & Learner Experience

Keri Higgins-Bigelow, livingHR


RATES

Note: Pre-Conference Sessions are an Add-on and separate from the Conference Registration. To attend both a pre-conference session and the conference, attendees must register for each.

 Conference RegistrationRegister By Member Rate* Non-Member Rate* Student Rate* 
Pre-Conference Sessions Early Bird RateJuly 31, 2017 $495$695 (register as a member for only $65)$395
Pre-Conference Sessions Normal RateAugust 31, 2017$545$745$445
Conference - Super Early Bird RateJuly 31, 2017 $99$149$75
Conference - Early Bird Rate August 31, 2017$139$189$85
Conference - Regular RateConference Date $169$219$99

Rate Descriptions*

  • Member Rate: ATD Florida Suncoast chapter members. Members of other chapters contact president@atdsuncoast.org for registration code.
  • Non-Member Rate: Guests or ATD National Members. Sign up as a member for only $65 and get all the member benefits.
  • Student Rate: Current Students - Send president@atdsuncoast.org a copy of your class schedule for the registration code.


SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

This event wouldn't be possible without our chapter partners. Sponsorships of this event enable us to do amazing things like the headshot photographer we brought into last year's event.

Click here (or the image below) to download our Sponsorship Opportunity Brochure. If you would like to sponsor the event, but the pricing in this brochure is too high, let us know. Please contact Chapter President Nick Elkins to discuss sponsorships at president@atdsuncoast.org or 813-732-8429.