Leadership Solutions for Talent Development

Monday, April 22, 2024

Leaders everywhere are tasked with preparing their organizations for the future while navigating a constantly changing landscape. Talent development leaders increasingly function as key members of their organizations’ leadership and strategic planning teams.

Welcome to the Talent Development Leaders Forum, the co-located event that uncovers innovative ideas and solutions that will help you meet the challenges of today—and collaborate with peers to build strategies to power your success in the months and years ahead.

What to Expect at the Forum

At the Talent Development Leaders Forum you will be able to:

  • Connect with like-minded leaders
  • Engage with industry experts
  • Collaboratively uncover solutions to key challenges
  • Explore ways to incorporate those solutions into your talent management

The Forum features talks by handpicked industry experts who will explore critical topics—including exclusive opportunities to engage with those experts. It offers case studies that look at innovative examples of modern strategies implemented by other leaders, as well as multiple opportunities to put these ideas into context via facilitated discussions with your peers.


8:30a – 9:15a

Identifying Key Challenges

Our Talent Development Leaders Forum kicks off with a dive into the principal challenges faced by HR and L&D professionals today, which include assimilating disruptive technologies, evolving design models, and spearheading change. Through collective dialogue, we’ll scrutinize these challenges and pinpoint specific ones the group is keen to tackle throughout the day.

9:15a – 10:00a

Dissecting Key Challenges

Engage with your peers in guided discussions scrutinizing one of the key challenges singled out by the group. Together, you’ll dissect your challenge into questions that need answering to shape future action plans.

10:00a – 10:30a

Morning Coffee Break

10:30a – 11:00a

Strategy in Practice Case Study

Dive into a case study presented by one of your Talent Development Leaders Forum peers. Uncover their challenge, objectives, approach, and outcomes, as well as the insights they garnered through the journey. You’ll also have the chance to pose questions and offer suggestions as the group contemplates alternative solutions and subsequent steps.

11:00a – 12:00p

Working Session

Persist in collaborating with your peers in guided discussions analyzing one of the key challenges identified by the group, formulating strategies, and crafting solutions.

12:00p – 1:00p

Lunch Break

1:00p – 1:30p

Strategy in Practice Case Study

Examine a case study shared by one of your Talent Development Leaders Forum peers. Learn about their challenge, objectives, approach, and results, as well as the lessons they have amassed through the process. You’ll also get to ask questions and propose suggestions as the group explores alternative solutions and next steps.

1:30p – 2:30p

Working Session

Review and provide input on other groups’ projects, and then utilize the feedback your group received to further hone your own strategies and solutions.

2:30p – 3:00p

Afternoon Dessert Break

3:00p – 4:00p

Final Refinements & Presentation of Action Plans

Individual work groups will put the finishing touches on their action plans and get ready to present them to the larger group. Each group will have the chance to elucidate the thought process behind their strategy and any lessons unearthed during the discussions.

4:00p – 4:30p

Summary Discussion

Do More & Save More!

Extend your experience and save $100 on this co-located event when you also register for Learning & HR Tech Solutions 2024—in addition to all other discounts for which you may qualify!

Have questions about the Forum? Please feel free to reach out to David Kelly directly.