LINDON, Utah, Oct. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- BambooHR, the leading software provider powering the strategic evolution of HR in small and medium businesses, is hosting its third-annual virtual conference for HR professionals, Elevate Virtual 2017. The world's largest virtual HR conference, Elevate Virtual 2017 is a free online event dedicated to uplifting the HR industry and will be held on November 2, 2017 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. PT.
The summit features more than 60 presentations by industry experts, with many including free downloadable content. The Elevate Virtual dashboard allows attendees to customize their experience from the comfort of home or office, with the ability to participate in real-time conversations during the presentations. Participants can earn SHRM and HRCI recertification credits toward their continued professional development.
Elevate Virtual provides more than 20,000 registrants with the tools they need to free themselves from transactional HR practice with the help of industry experts, authors, thought leaders, executive coaches and visionaries. Notable speakers include:
Chieh Huang, CEO of Boxed
Kelly McGonigal, lecturer at Stanford University and bestselling author of "The Upside of Stress" and "The Willpower Instinct"
Nyle Dimarco, American actor, model and deaf activist
J.T. O'Donnell, founder and CEO of Work It Daily
Martin Pisciotti, vice president of employee careers at T-Mobile
Keith Ferrazzi, founder and chairman at Ferrazzi Greenlight
Todd Davis, chief people officer at Franklin Covey
Zoe Harte, senior vice president, head of human resources and talent innovation at Upwork
"The continued success of our Elevate Virtual conference series proves that HR professionals are eager to improve," said Ben Peterson, CEO and co-founder of BambooHR. "It's incredible to imagine the impact this event will have on the organizations of our 20,000+ Elevate Virtual registrants."
"Elevate Virtual is a game changer for HR and business professionals," said Jill Christensen, employee engagement expert and best-selling author. "As a speaker at Elevate Virtual 2016, I was honored to play a role in this event as it connected me to hundreds of people who are passionate about my passion: employee engagement. Elevate is a win-win for all involved!"
About BambooHR: Serving more than 9,000 customers and 750,000 employees, BambooHR is the leading software provider powering the strategic evolution of HR in small and medium businesses. BambooHR's cloud-based system is an intuitive, affordable way for growing companies to manage essential employee information in a personalized Human Resources Information System (HRIS). Its software sets HR free to do great work and be more strategic, which helps the entire organization do the same. BambooHR's clients include innovators like SoundCloud, Foursquare, Freshbooks, Stance, Reddit, Magnolia Homes and others in more than 100 countries and 8 languages worldwide. To find out more, visit bamboohr.com or follow on Twitter at @bamboohr.