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ASTD 2013 International Conference & Exposition highlights

  1. 1. ASTD 2013The Premier Conference forWorkplace Learning andDevelopment May 5.19 - 22 Dallas, Texas
  2. 2. Special Message fromTony BinghamCEO & President of ASTD As business becomes more global and competitive, a key differentiator for success will be talent. And you are ultimately responsible for ensuring the workforce is trained and ready to meet today’s challenges. You need to know the latest trends and best practices, and the best place to learn this and more is at ASTD 2013. No other learning event brings together the global perspective, expert content, and community of practitioners than ASTD’s conference does. Make this the year you make a difference.
  3. 3. The Largest Global Eventfor L&D Professionals Held each spring, this premier event for workplace learning and performance professionals welcomes attendees from more than 70 countries. Features over 240 educational sessions from industry-leading experts, and a world-class expo filled with the latest products and services from top suppliers. ASTD had organized this event for more than 65 years.
  4. 4. Global Presence by the NumbersOver 9,000 total attendeesrepresenting 80 countries,Speakers from 25 countries &60+ international delegations,350+ exhibitors.
  5. 5. Top Attending CountriesOutside the U.S. in 2012South Korea 388Canada 186China 162Japan 145Brazil 110Netherlands 90Saudi Arabia 87United Kingdom 59Mexico 57Kuwait 54
  6. 6. 2013Conference Theme
  7. 7. The LocationTexas, Dallas Washington DC (2014) Orlando, FL (2011) Denver, CO (2012)
  8. 8. The Location Dallas, Texas• A modern and sophisticated city that attracts worldwide travelers• A home to 18 Fortune 500 companies: Exxon Mobil, JC Penney, AT&T, Texas Instruments• Some of the best shopping in the Southwest• The largest urban arts district in the US, 13 entertainment districts, and much more• “Live large. Think big.™” www.visitdallas.comConference VenueDallas Convention Center650 S. Griffin Street, Dallas, Texas 75202, USA
  9. 9. Reasons to Attend The largest conference in the field providing the most choices for your professional development. World-renowned experts 240 top-rated educational sessions Benchmarking against today’s leading companies. World-class expo Networking with like-minded peers from around the world.
  10. 10. Attendee ProfileTop TitlesChairman & CEO Director of Sales Training Regional L&D OfficerChief Learning Officer Education & Training Officer Senior Director of Human ResourcesChief Talent Strategist e-Learning Director Senior Director of TrainingComputer Training Chief Head of Training and Business SVP of Learning & DevelopmentCorporate Training Director Development VP of LearningDeputy Chief of Training & Director of OrganizationalDevelopment KnowledgeDirector of Distance Learning Director of Corporate UniversityDirector of Human Resources
  11. 11. Schedule at a Glance Dates Programs & Events Thursday - Saturday Certificate Programs May 16-18, 2013 Saturday Certificate Programs, Preconference Workshops May 18, 2013 Sunday International Attendee Orientation, Newcomers Orientation, May 19, 2013 Education Sessions, Annual Meeting Monday General Session, Expo Open, Education Sessions, International May 20, 2013 Reception Tuesday General Session, Expo Open, Education Sessions, ASTD Networking May 21, 2013 Night Wednesday Education Sessions, Expo Open, Closing Session May22, 2013
  12. 12. Pre-Conference Sessions Preconference Workshops (1 day program)* • Interactive workshops with hands-on approach • Ideal way to develop new skills or gain new perspectives while focusing in- depth on a topic Certificate Programs (2-3 day program)** • Practical content presented by expert practitioners. • Enhance your competitive advantage and advance your professional development. • Participants will receive an ASTD Certificate.* Visit, click “Education Program” to understand more.** Separate registration required.
  13. 13. Over 240 Education Sessions8 Content TracksCareer DevelopmentDesigning & Facilitating LearningGlobal Human Resource DevelopmentHuman CapitalLeadership DevelopmentLearning TechnologiesMeasurement, Evaluation, ROIWorkforce Development for Non-Training Professionals3 Industry TracksHigher EducationGovernmentSales Enablement
  14. 14. Keynote Speakers Sir Ken Robinson, PhD is an internationally recognized leader in the development of education, creativity, and innovation. He is also one of the world’s leading speakers with a profound impact on audiences everywhere. John Seely Brown is a visiting scholar and advisor to the provost at the University of Southern California and the independent co-chairman of the Deloitte Center for the Edge. Liz Wiseman teaches leadership to executives around the world. She is the President of the Wiseman Group, a leadership research and development firm headquartered in Silicon Valley, California.
  15. 15. Leaders of the Profession These leaders have made significant contributions to the profession through seminal Michael Allen Ken Blanchard Elaine Biech content that continues to be used by you and your colleagues. They continue to bring in new ideas and tools to our industry. Many of their sessions will be repeated to give you two Bob Pike Jack Phillips Ruth Clark opportunities to attend.
  16. 16. Trends & Innovative PracticesEvery year, ASTD welcomes speakers that will bring you thelatest trends and best practices in the industry. The Neuroscience of Growing Talent David Rock, CEO/Co-Founder NeuroLeadership Institute Mobile for Learning and Performance Support -- The Time is Now! Allison Rossett, Professor Emerita of Educational Technology San Diego State University Transforming ordinary people into extraordinary people through technology Ramzi Daneri Allis, Training Director , Grupo Salinas (Mexico)
  17. 17. Benchmark againstLeading Learning CompaniesDeveloping Creative Global Leaders, Lessons from IBMRobert Osmond Partner, Global Business Services, IBMHonda Goes Mobile: Driving Customer LoyaltyRick Kramer, National Manager, American Honda Motor Company, Inc.Terry Coates, President, 10/10ths Development CorporationHow AT&T Uses Multi-Faceted Mentoring for Talent DevelopmentJeff Kudlata, Strategic Mentoring, Talent Development, AT&TRandy Emelo, President and CEO, Triple CreekLearning Technologies at Yum: Past, Present, FutureCody Cluff, Director, Restaurant Training & HR Technologies, Yum Restaurants InternationalMary Woolf, Director, Learning Technologies, Yum!Massive open online courses: the future of corporate learningJulia Wilkowski Instructional Designer, GooglePhil Wagner, Instructional Designer, Google
  18. 18. Exposition• The place to network with colleagues, meet vendors, and discover the latest solutions• 380 exhibitors and growing!Expo Hours Monday, May 20 - 9:30 am - 2:15 pm Tuesday, May 21 - 9:30 am - 4:00 pm Wednesday, May 22 - 9:30 am - 1:15 pm 94% of exhibitors were satisfied with their exhibit experience
  19. 19. Networking Night “ A Night You Wont Want to Miss!” Tuesday, May 21, 2013 Gilley’s, Dallas You will have the opportunity to network with 1,000’s of your colleagues and enjoy a wide variety of entertainment options. Attractions include • Live music and dancing • Food and drink • Green screen photo stations for souvenir pictures • Line dancing instruction • Caricature artists • Cowboy magician • Mechanical bull and Rollo Ropers • The always popular Armadillo races • And more…
  20. 20. Simultaneous InterpretationSimultaneous interpretation will beavailable in three languages:• Korean• Mandarin• Japanese* The interpretation services will be available fora fee.
  21. 21. Global Village • Network with your colleagues from around the world. • Relax and enjoy complimentary refreshments. • Plan your conference meetings and activities. • Post messages to connect with other attendees. • Meet ASTD International Relations staff.
  22. 22. Special Events International Orientation An informative session on what to expect and how to get the most from the conference. International Reception An festive networking reception for international attendees.
  23. 23. International Delegation Benefits • Special registration rate. • One free registration for every 10 paid. • An effective way to promote your organization. • Special recognition of your delegation during the conference in the program guide & elsewhere. • Marketing support (print & electronic material) • Networking room, early badge pickup, and access to other delegation-only services. * Requires 5 or more registrations to organize
  24. 24. Housing and TravelASTD has reserved rooms withdiscounted rates at area hotels in Dallas.Reserve your room early for the bestchance of getting your first choice. • Online: • Telephone: +1-800.931.6029 or 972.349.5561 ASTD International will provide Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. CST invitation letters for U.S. visa • Fax: +1-972.349.7715 interviews. • Mail: ASTD Housing c/o Wyndham Jade Fill out the Visa Invitation Request 6400 International Parkway, Suite 2500 Form, and send it to ASTD. Plano, TX 75093, USA Contact ASTD early to leave enough *Download the Individual Housing Form or Group Housing time for your visa application. Form at * Complete visa information can be found at the U.S. * Group Housing Deadline for Reservations: March 14, 2013. Department of State website.
  25. 25. Registration Join ASTD Membership & Save! Rates with ASTD Member Non-Member Effective Period(USD/person) Membership Now - Early Bird Rate 1,100 1,269 1,400 January 31, 2013 February 1 -Advanced Rate 1,200 1,369 1,500 March 31, 2013Pre-registration April 1 - 1,500 1,669 1,800 Rate May 10, 2013 Early Bird Now -Delegation Rate 1,000 1,169 1,300 January 31, 2013 (5 or more)Delegation Rate February 1 – 1,100 1,269 1,400 (5 or more) May 22, 2013
  26. 26. How to Register• Online Registration:• Phone: Contact ASTD Customer Care at +1.800.628.2783 or +1.703.683.8100
  27. 27. See you in Dallas!Email: international@astd.orgPhone: 1.703.683.8161Fax: 1.703.683.8193