Upcoming Events

Oct 26

Member Networking and Volunteer Recognition Reception

1426 H Street NW, Washington, DC 20005

Join DC SHRM for a fun networking event at Woodward Table.  Includes beer/wine and hors d'oeuvres.  A brief recognition of our 2017 volunteers will be held during the event.

Nov 1

2017 Annual Employment Law Update

975 F Street, NW, Washington, DC 20004

Don't miss our annual Legal Employment Law Update. Topics include: Supreme Court rulings affecting HR; new statutes at the city and state level for minimum wage, mandating paid sick leave, and limiting criminal background checks and questions as to prior salary history; the roll back of several of former President Obama’s initiatives including guidance on independent contractors and joint employer issues, as well as the salary limit increases for FLSA exemptions. This session will review the activities of the past year and predict what to expect in the future. 

Nov 15

Webinar: Best Practices for Employers When Dealing With Issues Relating to Employment Agreements with Restrictive Covenants/Choice of Law/ Trade Secrets

This webinar will provide an overview of how restrictive covenants and choice of law provisions are treated throughout the country and how employers can best situate themselves to protect their trade secrets and intellectual property, including drafting techniques and best practices for employers when employees are terminated or otherwise leave the company.

Nov 16

Day on the Hill 2017

901 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001

This is your chance to visit the offices of your Representatives and Senators on the Hill to talk about issues affecting today’s HR professionals.  We’ll do all the prep work – scheduling your visits and providing you with talking points. You receive 3.5 SHRM Strategic Credits.  All you need to do is show up and participate!

Nov 16

Young Professionals as Change Makers - Featuring Miguel Aviles

1025 F Street, NW, Washington, DC 20004

Miguel Aviles is a well-known advocate for Millennials and an award winning Employee Engagement Strategist. Attend this YP event to learn how to lead your career and life to success by uncovering the secrets to becoming a change agent.  

Dec 8

Certification Exam Prep Course (SHRM and HRCI) - Fall 2017

1701 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20006

Join DC SHRM for a full-day, certification exam preparatory class where we include learning for two disciplines -- SHRM and HRCI. Whether you're planning to sit for SHRM-CP, SHRM-SCP, PHR, or SPHR exams, this full day of interactive learning, using proven techniques to improve test scores, will help you pass! 

Dec 14

Young Professionals Sip n Paint Holiday Party

1728 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20009

The Young Professionals Group invites you to celebrate the Holidays at ArtJamz Dupont Studio for an evening of networking and “paint-n-sip” ing. 

Apr 6

DC SHRM 2018 Annual Conference & Expo

1201 15th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005

Save the date for DC SHRM's 2018 Annual Conference & Expo.  Details to follow.

Apr 22

Virginia SHRM 2018 State Conference

1766 Homestead Drive, Hot Springs, VA 24445

The Virginia SHRM State Council invites you to Color Your World HR, from April 22-25, 2018 at the Omni Homestead Resort where you and your fellow “HR-tisans” will be able to envision how our world is colored with the blues, joyful yellow, not always black or white (sometimes gray), greener pastures…you get the idea. This year’s conference schedule offers a rainbow of strategy, skills, training and insight to achieve your goals.