2019 NCSHRM Conference


September 25th - 27th, 2019

Hickory Metro Convention Center, Hickory, NC


We are excited to announce Coach Roy Williams will be our 2019 Headline Speaker!


The 2007 Basketball Hall of Fame Inductee and Eight Time National Coach of the Year

Call For Presenters is Now Open!

Interested in presenting at the 2019 NCSHRM Conference?  This is your opportunity to connect with over 800 NC based Human Resource Professionals.  Submissions are due no later than June 30, 2019.  

Click HERE to submit your proposal.


Thank you for visiting our speaker application page.  We hope you will consider applying to speak at the 2019 North Carolina Society for Human Resource Management (NCSHRM) Annual State Conference.

NCSHRM is a state affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).  The Annual State Conference represents virtually every industry and organization structure.  The Conference attracts HR professionals and vendors from throughout the state.  It is the largest gathering of human resource professionals in North Carolina with 800+ attendees expected.

This year’s conference theme is "Collaboration…Well Crafted” focusing on the action of working with others to produce or create greater outcomes. The theme should be incorporated when possible and is purposefully broad to allow a seamless fit with existing content.

Our goal is to bring together the brightest minds to make impactful, idea-focused presentations that foster learning, inspiration and collaboration.  Ultimately, we hope to provoke thoughtful conversations that make a difference in the diverse field of human resource management.

We encourage you to complete an application to present a concurrent/technical session or a keynote address.  If you are interested in speaking at 2019 NCSHRM Annual State Conference please follow the link above.

Thank you for considering to submit an application to present at this year’s conference.

Kind Regards

Margaret Ward

Speaker Committee Chair


NCSHRM 2019 Conference