Summer is upon us, and that means a jam packed calendar. Graduations, weddings and family vacations are all on the horizon, but don’t forget to leave some room to get out of the office to get the scoop on the newest trends, tools and best practices in the recruiting space. Here are the top seven upcoming recruiting events you’re not going to want to miss this summer.
2018 Strategic Talent Acquisition Conference
Miami, FL June 5-7
HCI is bringing TA leaders from top companies together to share actionable and strategic insights that will help recruiters make hires in this scarce labor market. Optimize your candidate journey, hone your skills and update your tech stack, all in three days.
Seattle, WA June 5-6
This conference is unique because it is part conference, part training. If you like to learn through discussion and workshops this conference is great for you. Attend inspiring sessions as well as get hands-on training for the recruiting skills you want to work on.
Recruiting Automation Summit
San Francisco, CA June 13-14
This event brings together the most progressive leaders in talent acquisition at world-class organizations, along with analysts, authors and technology experts to explore how recruiting teams can harness the power of artificial intelligence, machine learning, and predictive analytics to gain a competitive advantage in the war for talent. If you’re constantly questioning the status quo and are ready for a more data-driven approach to recruiting, then save your seat.
2018 SHRM Annual Conference & Exposition
Chicago, IL June 17-20
This is the largest gathering of HR professionals in the world. Attendees flock from all over to learn, connect and be inspired by leaders in HR and beyond. This year’s lineup includes Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook and Oscar Munoz, chief executive officer of United Airlines.
Social Recruiting Strategies Conference
Austin, TX August 8-10
From tips and tricks on how to recruit with a small budget to staying up to date on the latest recruiting trends, SRSC is covering it. Hone in on your social skills as well as learn new and creative recruiting strategies.
Las Vegas, NV September 10-11
Designed for creative minds questioning the “what we’ve always done” mentality, this event for the marketers that service the HR industry. Get your questions answered about everything from social to lead generation by some of the industry’s best.
Las Vegas, NV September 11-14
If you’re trying to get a scope of the whole HR technology market, this is the conference you should attend. From staying on top of trends to learning how to effectively implement the latest tools, it’s all happening at HRTechnology.
A recruiter’s day to day is busy, so it's important to dedicate time to taking a step back and looking at your recruiting practices from a third eye point of view. This is what conferences allow you to do, learn, question and connect. Pick any of these conferences to attend with your team to stay on the cutting edge of what the recruiting industry has to offer.