September 2015

Message from the President

Warmest Regards,
Jaclyn Reimel

ATD-PHL Important Messages

September Chapter Event

Learning Analytics: Getting to Application, Results, and Value

Event Details:
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
7:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Independence Visitor's Center
1 N Independence Mall W
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Program Description:

L&D organizations consistently struggle in providing the senior leaders in their business with the metrics they need to be seen as a strategic providers to the business.  Progressive learning organizations are leveraging measurement and analytics to be able to show their executive sponsors the application, results, and business value that their programs are delivering to the organization.    

The Metrics That Matter practice of CEB (Corporate Executive Board) specializes in helping learning organizations take a different approach toward learning analytics.  They will share the latest insights and research around learning measurement and provide an overview of how the best in class & award winning corporate learning groups are accomplishing this.

Speaker: Michael Cohen, Account Manager at Metrics That Matter / CEB

Click here to read more about this program and about the speaker, Michael Cohen.

Call for 2016 Regional L&D Conference Chair 

and Committee Members!

ATD-PHL is currently accepting applications for Conference Chair for next year’s 5th Annual Regional Learning & Development Conference.  We are seeking individuals dedicated to the development of talent who are looking to share their enthusiasm with the Greater Philadelphia community. 

Conference Chair – Job Description

The Conference Chair oversees all aspects of the conference, including speaker selection, marketing and promotion, sponsorship, and related duties.  The Chair works closely with members of the Committee and Seamless Events to conceptualize, organize, execute the conference. He/she holds regular meetings with the committee to ensure progress and meet deadlines.  He/she also acts as a liaison between the conference committee and the Board, keeping board members abreast of developments and soliciting ideas and suggestions.  The chair must have excellent organizational and communication skills and be able to adapt to changing circumstances with ease.

We are also looking for the following conference committee positions:

  • Programming & Speaker Selection
  • Sponsorship/Partnerships
  • Marketing & Communications Support (e.g. advertisements, proofreading, conference materials, etc.)

If you are interested in applying for one of the above mentioned positions, please complete this form and return it to by Friday, September 4th. Please note that all volunteers must be current members of ATD-PHL.

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Upcoming Events

September 04, 2015 4:00 PM • Online - Link will be emailed to you
September 09, 2015 7:30 AM • Independence Visitor Center, 1 N Independence Mall W, Philadelphia, PA 19106
September 15, 2015 5:30 PM • Drexel University LeBow College of Business, Malvern Campus, 2nd Floor, 2 West Liberty Blvd, Malvern, PA 19355

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