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2018 Conference Information


    2018 ALSHRM Program at a Glance

    ALSHRM W-9

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    2018 Conference Keynote Speakers


    Scott Lesnick


    HR Professionals - Making the Impossible, Possible: Implementing the Never Give Up Perspective



    Coach Sherry Winn



    Unleash the Winner Within You



    Dr. Samuel L. Jones



    Closing The Gap Between Average & Excellence


    Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex
    East Exhibition Hall
    2100 Richard Arrington Junior Boulevard North
    Birmingham, AL 35203

    The AL SHRM State Conference & Expo is the annual conference of the Alabama State Council, a state affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). Each year the event attracts over 500 human resource professionals and vendors throughout the state of Alabama and across the nation. Participants represent virtually every industry and companies ranging from small businesses to large industrial centers. Programs presented at the annual conference cover all aspects of the SHRM Body of Knowledge.

    Join us for our 2018 conference on May 1-2nd at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex, adjoined with world-class hotel accommodations, Westin Birmingham and Sheraton Birmingham Hotels. Covenient near by dining and entertainment accessible in Birmingham's Uptown District (


    The AL SHRM State Conference & Expo is the State of Alabama’s premier event for human resource professionals from all disciplines featuring:

    • Over 450 HR professionals attend annually with more than 300 companies represented

    • Opening reception is the largest HR professional networking event in the state

    • Earn certification credits

    • ALSHRM marketplace with the some of our state's most committed product/service providers


    Can I cancel my registration?

    AL SHRM State Council will approve a full refund, less a nominal credit card fee (if applicable), for cancellations made at 30 days prior to the registration cutoff scheduled for April 20th.

    Cancellations may be made through this registration landing page or submitted in writing to Requests will be reviewed and confirmed by the conference registration co-chair.

    If you are unable to attend once you have registered, a substitute is welcome at any time. No-shows will be responsible for the full registration fee.

    How to make Hotel Reservations at the Discounted Group rates?

    Instructions for Hotel Reservations will be released soon.

    What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

    Please review the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex's map to identify parking near the conference venue at Please note that the conference will take place in the complex facilities marked as F in the East Exhibit Hall & Meeting Rooms. The Sheraton Birmingham serves as the conference hotel and is located in the section H on the map.

    Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

    Yes, registration/tickets to the conference are transferable with 30 days advance notice.

    Can I update my registration information?

    Yes, you do have the ability to update your registration information online at https;//