LINDON, Utah, Nov. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, BambooHR, the industry's leading vendor for accelerating the evolution of HR in small and medium-sized businesses, will host Elevate 2016, the largest virtual HR conference in the world. Focused on helping HR and business leaders elevate their work, the free online event will occur on November 10, 2016 from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. PST.
More than 20,000 HR and business leaders have already registered to watch presentations from over 50 industry experts and visionaries. Notable speakers include:
Josh Bersin, principal and founder, Bersin by Deloitte
Stephen M.R. Covey, bestselling author and co-founder and CEO of CoveyLink Worldwide
Keith Ferrazzi, bestselling author and founder and CEO of Ferrazzi Greenlight & Yoi
Marshall Goldsmith, bestselling author and No. 1 leadership coach
Joseph Grenny, co-chairman and co-founder of VitalSmarts
Patty McCord, former chief talent officer at Netflix
Kid President and Brad Montague, performer and writer and director duo
Liz Wiseman, bestselling author and president of the Wiseman Group
Registrants can customize their virtual summit experience around eight session tracks, including leadership, employee engagement, performance and culture. Registrants can also win prizes for attending sessions, sharing insights from the conference on social media and interacting with virtual sponsor booths.
The most engaged registrant will win a $1,000 vacation experience of their choice. Other engaged registrants on the leaderboard within the conference environment can win a variety of prizes, such as a $500 or $250 vacation experience, snack boxes, S'well bottles, yoga balls and more.
"We were thrilled by the overwhelming response of Elevate's inaugural summit last year," said Ben Peterson, CEO and co-founder on BambooHR. "This year, we wanted to help even more people do great work and we love that some of the best speakers in the industry have joined the cause."
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). Now 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 SoundCloud, Foursquare, Freshbooks, Magnolia Homes and Stance, among thousands of others in more than 100 countries worldwide. To find out more, visit bamboohr.com or follow us on Twitter at @BambooHR.