2020 MISHRM Conference & Exhibition


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OCTOBER 14-16 2020

DEVOS PLACE, GRAND RAPIDS, MI

Keynote Presentations, Recertification credits, Breakout Sessions, Trade Show and Networking Events.


For three days, HR Professionals from around the state will be making great ideas happen. The Conference offers educational sessions designated to provide practical and applicable information to help you be successful. You can expect to be challenged... inspired... encouraged. This year's conference provides participants a variety of opportunities that makes it a great event whether this is your 1st or 24th MISHRM Conference.


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Keynote Speakers


We have collected some of the industry's best experts...

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    Marcus Buckingham

    Marcus Buckingham is a global researcher and thought leader focused on unlocking strengths, increasing performance, and pioneering the future of how people work. He is the author of two of the best- selling business books of all time, has two of Harvard Business Review’s most circulated, industry-changing cover articles, and his strengths assessments have been taken by over 10 million people worldwide.

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    Ron Kitchens

    Ron’s focus is to lift up leaders by accelerating their impact, influence and well-being in career, family and community.

    Ron is the senior partner and chief executive officer of Southwest Michigan First, an economic consulting firm, which has grown compounded revenue at 20% annually during his 14 years as chief executive officer.

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    Paul Long

    Paul J Long travels the world delivering high-content keynotes and training to Fortune 500 companies, government agencies and trade associations. His engaging, inspirational and unbridled energetic style is unlike any speaker you’ve experienced before. Paul’s thought-provoking content, tactical solutions for growth and humor that rivals that of a stand-up comedian consistently generates feedback from participants.

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    Rudy Ruettiger

    Against all odds on a gridiron in South Bend, Indiana, Daniel "Rudy" Ruettiger, in twenty-seven seconds, carved his name into history books as perhaps the most famous graduate of the University of Notre Dame. The son of an oil refinery worker and the third of 14 children, Rudy rose from valleys of discouragement and despair to the pinnacles of success. Today, he is one of the most popular motivational speakers in the United States.

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Early-Bird Registration : Now until August 15th, 2020


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  • $600

  • Full Conference (SHRM Member)

    • All breakout sessions
    • Wednesday Employment Law Summit AND Leadership Summit (NEW THIS YEAR)
    • Wednesday Opening Ceremony with Keynote Speaker Marcus Buckingham & Expo Grand Opening Celebration
    • Wednesday lunch
    • Thursday General Session with Keynote Speakers Ron Kitchens & Paul Long & Concurrent Sessions, Expo and Evening HR Extravaganza
    • Thursday breakfast and lunch
    • Friday General Session with Keynote Speaker Rudy Ruettiger & Concurrent Sessions, Expo
    • Friday breakfast
    • If virtual, all educational content will still be offered. Breakout sessions will be offered on-demand and a virtual trade show will take place. Note: Registration is non-refundable, but is transferable if you are unable to attend the live event.
  • $650

  • Full Conference (Non-Member)

    • All breakout sessions
    • Wednesday Employment Law Summit AND Leadership Summit (NEW THIS YEAR)
    • Wednesday Opening Ceremony with Keynote Speaker Marcus Buckingham & Expo Grand Opening Celebration
    • Wednesday lunch
    • Thursday General Session with Keynote Speakers Ron Kitchens & Paul Long & Concurrent Sessions, Expo and Evening HR Extravaganza
    • Thursday breakfast and lunch
    • Friday General Session with Keynote Speaker Rudy Ruettiger & Concurrent Sessions, Expo
    • Friday breakfast
    • If virtual, all educational content will still be offered. Breakout sessions will be offered on-demand and a virtual trade show will take place. Note: Registration is non-refundable, but is transferable if you are unable to attend the live event.
  • $125

  • Student (Wednesday-Friday)

    • All breakout sessions
    • Wednesday Opening Ceremony with Keynote Speaker Marcus Buckingham & Expo Grand Opening Celebration
    • Thursday General Session with Keynote Speakers Ron Kitchens & Paul Long & Concurrent Sessions, Expo and Evening HR Extravaganza
    • Thursday breakfast and lunch
    • Friday General Session with Keynote Speaker Rudy Ruettiger & Concurrent Sessions, Expo
    • Friday breakfast
    • If virtual, all educational content will still be offered. Breakout sessions will be offered on-demand and a virtual trade show will take place. Note: Registration is non-refundable, but is transferable if you are unable to attend the live event.
  • $150

  • Faculty (Wednesday-Friday)

    • All breakout sessions
    • Wednesday Opening Ceremony with Keynote Speaker Marcus Buckingham & Expo Grand Opening Celebration
    • Thursday General Session with Keynote Speakers Ron Kitchens & Paul Long & Concurrent Sessions, Expo and Evening HR Extravaganza
    • Thursday breakfast and lunch
    • Friday General Session with Keynote Speaker Rudy Ruettiger & Concurrent Sessions, Expo
    • Friday breakfast
    • If virtual, all educational content will still be offered. Breakout sessions will be offered on-demand and a virtual trade show will take place. Note: Registration is non-refundable, but is transferable if you are unable to attend the live event.

Venue & Accommodations


AMWAY GRAND PLAZA

187 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
800.253.3590

COURTYARD GRAND RAPIDS DOWNTOWN

11 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

DISCOUNTED RATES ARE NOW AVAILABLE!!! Book Now!

Thank You


Thank you to our 2020 Resource Partners and sponsoring companies for their ongoing support of the MISHRM Annual Conference and Exhibition.

Celebrating another great conference...

2019 MISHRM Conference & Exhibition

Thank you to all of our Resource Partners, sponsors, exhibitors and to you who attended the 2019 conference!

MISHRM's mission is to support the State SHRM chapters and serve the HR professionals (networking, development opportunities, best practice sharing) and serve as a conduit from our great state to SHRM.

Michigan Council of the Society for Human Resource Management

310 West Front Street Suite 408
Traverse City, MI 49684
(844) 4MI-SHRM
info@mishrm.org