Speakers: PIHRA Presenters

Speaking at PIHRA

There are many benefits to being a PIHRA speaker, including gaining exposure to a wide audience of HR and business decision makers as well as having an opportunity to highlight your expertise and position yourself as an expert among your peers. PIHRA welcomes presentation abstracts from professionals with expertise in Human Resources and those who are committed to advancing the HR profession and willing to share best practices.

With more than 4,000 members, you'll be in great company as a PIHRA member who is also a speaker. Members who are also speakers will be listed in our speaker directory which is also only searchable by members. To access the searchable Speaker Directory, please click below.

Click here to search the Speaker Member Directory


If you are not currently a PIHRA member and would like to join as a Speaker Member, the annual membership is $150. The benefit of being a Speaker Member is that you would be searchable in our Member Directory; plus you will receive the member discount on attending our local chapter meetings. Please click here to join now.

If you are currently a member and would like to have your profile updated to be searchable in the Speaker Member Directory, please email programs@pihra.org.


Almost every HR expertise has a platform at PIHRA. Select an event to view the guidelines for submissions.


PIHRA Chapter Meetings

Submissions Always Open


CA HR Conference

Submissions Closed


2018 Legal Update

Submissions Closed


Monthly Webinars

Submissions Always Open


HR Talent and Tech

Submissions Closed

Strategic LeadHeR

Submissions Closed



California HR Conference Review Criteria

For all programs, proposals are reviewed and selected by a committee of volunteer professionals according to specific evaluation criteria.

Review Criteria:

  • Originality of content (new and original proposals are prioritized over previously selected for other PIHRA events/CA HR Conference)
  • Overall quality of content
  • Well-defined focus, clearly listing (minimum of 3) key takeaways
  • Practical application of material without promotion/advertising of products/services
  • Evaluations at prior speaking engagements (if applicable)
  • Ability to deliver an innovative, effective and stimulating presentation
  • Handouts are required in addition to your PowerPoint presentation to ensure you tangible/actionable items for the audience.

(Handouts are provided electronically to attendees. PIHRA DOES NOT print handouts. Speaker will be responsible for printing handouts if physical copies are apart of your presentation)

  • Eligibility of presentation to be awarded a specialty re-certification credit via HRCI

Find out more about HRCI and SHRM Certification by clicking photos below

Please Note: These are provided as a resource to be used as guidelines. To access the latest information from HRCI please visit the HRCI Guideline Store











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