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SIOP 2017 Preconference Workshops

Emily Solberg, CEB, Workshop Chair
Gavan O’Shea, HumRRO, Workshop Chair-In-Training

We are pleased to present the 2017 SIOP Preconference Workshops. The Workshop Committee has identified a diverse selection of innovative and timely topics to offer this year as well as a spectacular set of experts to lead these workshops. Not only will you learn new skills and grow professionally, you will also have the opportunity to network with recognized experts in these content areas as well as other prominent professionals in our field who will be attending workshops with you.



The workshops will take place on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, the day before the regular program of the SIOP Annual Conference begins, at the Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Florida.

Registration: 7:15 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Morning Workshops: 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Lunch: 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Afternoon Workshops: 1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Reception: 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.


SIOP member (all types) Nonmember
$475 full day (2 workshops)  $725 full day (2 workshops)
$395 half day (1 workshop)  $575 half day (1 workshop)

Registration for the workshops is done via the online conference registration process on a first-come, first served basis. The Full Day registration fee includes two different workshop sessions, lunch, coffee breaks, and entrance to the evening reception. The Half Day registration fee includes one workshop session, a coffee break, and entrance to the evening reception (note that lunch is not included for Half Day registrants). Both Full Day and Half Day registrants will be provided with access to the presentation materials for all 11 workshops, not just the one(s) for which they register. The workshop resources web site will open approximately one week before workshop day.

Continuing Education

The Preconference Workshops are sponsored by the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Inc. (SIOP) and presented as part of the 32nd Annual Conference. SIOP is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. SIOP maintains responsibility for this program and its content. SIOP is also an HR Certification Institute Approved Provider for recertification credit and is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP. Please see the individual Preconference Workshop descriptions for continuing education credit details. There are no conflicts of interest unless otherwise noted.

The 2016–2017 Workshop Committee consists of:

  • Emily Solberg, CEB / Gartner (Chair)
  • Gavan O’Shea, HumRRO (Chair-In-Training)
  • Amanda Allen, Edison Electric Institute
  • Ramzi Baydoun, Abbott Labs
  • Mike Benson, General Mills
  • Alok Bhupatkar, C2 Technologies, Inc.
  • Tori Culbertson, University of Portland
  • Melissa Harrell, Google
  • Don Lustenberger, DDI
  • Alyson Margulies, US Foods
  • Brooke Orr, Coca-Cola
  • Christopher Rosett, Comcast
  • Carra Sims, Rand Corporation
  • Kevin Smith, Federal Government

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