Largest HR Conference and Expo Scheduled for This October in Atlantic City

Posted on August 31, 2015 By

The 24th annual GSC-SHRM (Garden State Council – Society for Human Resource Management) Conference & Expo, the largest Human Resource educational and networking event for HR professionals in New Jersey, is set to take place Sunday, October 4 through Tuesday, October 6, 2015, in the Atlantic City Convention Center, Atlantic City, N.J.

Registration begins at 7:00 a.m. This year’s conference, “HR’s Transformational Power” includes mega-sessions from top local and national speakers, three keynote addresses, about 65 breakout sessions, strategic workshops, and more than 60 conference sponsors.

Keynote speakers, whose presentations range from the organizational to self-development and perspectives on personal experience include the Sunday opening session speaker, Jeff Tobe, CSP, author and certified speaking professional, “H.R. Transforms – Get ‘Em Engaged!” Steve Miranda, SPHR, GPHR, managing director at Cornell University Center for Advanced HR Studies, will present “Ten for Tomorrow – And Today” on Monday. Bonnie St. John, the closing keynote speaker on Tuesday, will present “High Performance Resilience.” St. John is a Paralympic Ski Medalist, Fortune 500 business consultant, a Rhodes Scholar, former White House Official, and best-selling author.

The Conference and Expo mega sessions, conference sponsors, and service providers are available to help attendees can gain additional knowledge and support. Areas of focus during the conference are diversity, equity and inclusion; talent management; professional development; organizational development and strategic HR; legal compliance, and total rewards.

Conference rates range from $500.00 for SHRM members to $550.00 for nonmembers. The fee for students and those in transition is $200.00. To register or for more information, visit or