Greater Atlanta Chapter of ASTD Conference & Expo 2012 Special e-News
Don't miss THE training event of the season. Register to attend ACE 2012.
The 2012 ASTD Atlanta Conference & Expo (ACE) will be held on Monday, August 20th, 2012 at the Westin Perimeter North. This year's theme is "Align, Connect, and Engage!"
Registration note: Some of the options on the registration page may be grayed out as they are only available to current members.
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If you are NOT a member of the chapter, but wish to become one as part of your ACE Registration, please select one of the bundles shown to the left which includes membership and you will be asked to update your profile once it has been activated.
ACE Conference App for iPad and iPhone is now available here!
Closing Keynote - Elliott Masie -- We have a special keynote just for you! You won't want to miss this unique experience!
Elliott is an internationally recognized futurist, analyst, researcher and organizer on the critical topics of workforce learning, business collaboration and emerging technologies. He is the editor of Learning TRENDS by Elliott Masie and a regular columnist in professional publications, including CLO Magazine. He is the author of a dozen books, and is the convener of Learning 2012. For more information about Elliott Masie, click here.
Opening Keynote - Jane Bozarth -- Dr. Jane Bozarth is an internationally known trainer, speaker, social media strategist, and author. She is the author of several books: Pfeiffer's E-Learning Solutions on A Shoestring; Better than Bullet Points; From Analysis to Evaluation. Dr. Bozarth's book, "Social Media for Trainers," offers concrete ideas for using social media tools to enhance and extend workplace training efforts. For more information about Jane Bozarth, click here.
VitalSmarts--Influencer Program with David Nelson, Master Trainer. David, is a charismatic trainer and speaker, with a passion for innovation, helping others to implement crucial skills for increased communication, collaboration, and to manage conflict. Drawing from a unique history in the technology sector, David helps teams and organizations realize new potential by increasing their collaborative effectiveness.
Diane Darling--on Effective Networking. Before "social networking" was a term, Diane was teaching it! After a failed business in 2011, she began teaching what people said she was good at - helping people make connections with others. She is the author of "The Networking Survival Guide" and "Networking for Career Success."
Jane Bozarth--on "Social Media for Trainers." Social media can provide easy, free means of enhancing and extending the learning experience. Explore specific, concrete strategies and techniques for extending learning and building community, including ideas for extending discussions, conducting formative evaluation, and using social media tools in meaningful ways to fill in the spaces between formal learning events.
8 Conference Sessions
For more conference information and to register, click here to view the conference website.
Expo & Networking Join us after the closing keynote for the expo, silent auction, and networking!
Hotel Conference Discount Use discount code 347069 for a 20% online discount. Enter the code under "rate preferences" by selecting SET/ Corporate Account #, then select "update" to access different room categories and options. Visit the hotel website here.
Hotel Directions Click here for directions.
ACE Conference Membership Extension Special! -- For $75.00, you can add 12 months to your current chapter membership period when you extend with your ACE registration! This means that no matter when your current membership ends, you will have 12 months extended from the date of your current membership expiration! Take advantage of this 15%+ savings with your ACE registration!
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