Frequently Asked Questions
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How many credits has the conference been pre-approved for this year?
HRCI details coming soon!

How do I know which sessions will receive HRCI credit?
Upon approval from HRCI, we will announce what type of credit each session will receive.  This information has been updated on the website and will also be included in the program book onsite at the conference. 

When will session times be announced?
Please see agenda for session times. Session descriptions coming soon!

What is the conference attire?
Business casual attire is suggested for all events during the conference. A sweater or light jacket is recommended as the meeting rooms tend to be cool. Dressing in layers is recommended.

Who should attend the conference?
SHRM-Atlanta has designed this conference as a resource to HR professionals in the metro Atlanta area.  The main purpose of the conference is to educate and develop individuals who touch on HR within their company.  There are sessions for the seasoned HR professional as well as those who find themselves dealing with HR as a non-HR professional (CEO, VP or President of a company where there is not dedicated HR person).  No matter where you are in your HR career there are sessions designed for you.  Speakers include regional and local experts in the human resource field.

Will my contact information be shared with others?
Only your preferred mailing information is shared with sponsors and exhibitors of the conference.  It is the policy of SHRM-Atlanta to not give out email addresses or phone numbers.

Are there volunteer opportunities available at the conference?
Volunteer opportunities are available on a first-come basis and fill quickly.  You must be a current member in order to complete the application.  Day of conference volunteers will serve as ambassadors, greeters, ushers, registration workers, session hosts and Exhibit Hall monitors.  You will be required to work one day and you can attend the other day as a regular attendee.  We will do our best to match you in the area you want to volunteer and the day you request.  However, we cannot guarantee a specific assignment or day. By volunteering at the conference you will receive a discounted registration rate of $100.  This is $300 off the early bird registration rate for members. More information can be found on the 24th Annual SHRM-Atlanta HR Conference volunteer webpage.

Are there speaking opportunities still available?
All speakers have been invited at this time; however, we encourage you to still submit any topics you have in to our online speaker database