LINDON, Utah, Nov. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- BambooHR, the leading software provider powering the strategic evolution of HR in small and medium businesses, is hosting its fourth-annual virtual conference for HR professionals, HR Virtual Summit 2018 on November 8, 2018, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. PT.
The world's largest virtual HR conference, HR Virtual Summit 2018 is a free online event dedicated to uplifting HR and other professionals who are passionate about organizational culture, employee engagement, and understanding strategic HR.
Hosted by BambooHR, in partnership with Glassdoor, the summit features more than 60 presentations by some of the nation's foremost authors, industry experts, thought leaders, and executives. Without needing to leave their home or office, attendees can customize their HR Virtual Summit experience, with the ability to change speakers, switch views and participate in real-time conversations during the presentations. In addition, participants can earn SHRM and HRCI recertification credits toward their continued professional development.
The HR Virtual Summit provides more than 30,000 HR professionals with the tools they need to free themselves from transactional HR practice and do great work. Notable speakers include:
- Adam Grant, organizational psychologist, Wharton professor and New York Times bestselling author of "Give and Take," "Originals," and "Option B"
- Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., president and CEO of SHRM
- Jane Chen, CEO and co-founder of Embrace Innovations
- Julian Treasure, sound and communication expert, CEO of The Sound Agency, and author of "How to be Heard" and "Sound Business"
- Srinivas Rao, founder and host of The Unmistakable Creative podcast
- Jason Shen, CEO and co-founder of Headlight
- Bindu Lokre, managing director of Consciously Unbiased
"Over the last three years, we've seen an incredible impact on the organizations of our virtual summit attendees," said Ben Peterson, CEO and co-founder of BambooHR. "It's gratifying to be a part of their continued improvement as HR professionals, and we believe this year's HR Virtual Summit will further help and inspire our attendees to go do great work."
"Understanding how to navigate a business culture of diverse people and thinkers is becoming essential in today's workplace," said New York Times bestselling author Adam Grant. "I'm so excited to join thousands of HR professionals at the BambooHR Virtual Summit to hopefully give them a few ideas about how they can encourage diversity in their organizations."
To register for HR Virtual Summit, visit https://www.bamboohr.com/virtual/.
Serving more than 12,000 customers and supporting 1 million employees in over 100 countries, BambooHR is the leading provider of tools that power the strategic evolution of HR in small and medium businesses. BambooHR's cloud-based system is an intuitive, affordable way for growing companies to track and manage essential employee information in a personalized Human Resources Information System (HRIS). With BambooHR, HR managers have more time for meaningful work, executives get accurate, timely reports and employees can self-service their time off using a convenient mobile app. BambooHR's clients include innovators like Asana, Foursquare, Freshbooks, Stance, Reddit and Magnolia Market, among thousands of others worldwide. To find out more, visit bamboohr.com or follow us on Twitter at @bamboohr.