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The Utah Chapter of the Association for Talent Development (ATD) is recognized as a Chapter of Excellence and the leading organization in the state for workplace learning professionals. The chapter provides members with a forum for professional development opportunities and resources to improve the workplace learning and performance industry.


We are Updating Our Name

The American Society for Training and Development has as new name. We are changing to the Association for Talent Development. Look for updates to the Utah Chapter and the National Organization to roll out during the next few months. 

November Learning Event:


The First Utah Trainer Throwdown!


November 20th


Came and see the best trainers in the state compete to see who is the best of the best of the best.




The Utah ATD Throwdown Rules

Stand Up Presentation
  • Each presenter will be allotted ten minutes to present on the topic of their choice. (1 minute setup, 8 minutes to present, 1 minute clean up)
  • Presenters must sign up early by contacting Utah ATD. Slots will be filled, first come first serve.
  • Participants are required to register for the event.
  • When the Eight minutes have expired the projector goes dark – finished or not.
  • ATD will supply a projector with VGA and HDMI inputs. (Bring your own cables.)
  • Winners will be chosen by audience vote based these criteria.
    • Message – Did they learn something useful in the seven minutes?
    • Presentation – Was the message clear and well presented?
    • Creativity – Was the message presentations unique and memorable?
    • Emotion– Did you move the audience to want to learn or change?
  • The winner will be awarded the Traveling Utah Trainer Standup Thowdown Trophy which they may hold, display, and brag about until the next Utah Throwdown when they shall pass it on to the next winner.

eLearning Submission


  • Submit your ten minute or less stand alone file to contact@utahastd.com by Nov 16 at 11:57 PM MDT. Include your name and contact information with submission.
  • Participants are required to register for the event.
  • The links to the submitted files will be sent to all registered November Learning Event attendees to be viewed and voted on.
  • Winners will be chosen by audience vote based these criteria.
    • Message – Did they learn something useful in the five minutes
    • Presentation – Was the message clear and well presented
    • Creativity – Was the message presentations unique and memorable
    • Emotion– Did you move the audience to want to learn or change.
  • The winner will be awarded the Traveling Utah Trainer eLearning Thowdown. Trophy which they may hold, display, and brag about until the next Utah Throwdown when they shall pass it on to the next winner.


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Upcoming ATD Conferences

Jan 14-16, 2015 in Las Vegas, NV
May 17-20, 2015 in Orlando FL

Utah ATD Conference

Oct 22, 2015 in West Valley, Utah



Upcoming events

Thursday, November 20, 2014 10:15 AM • Double Tree - Salt Lake Airport, 5151 Wiley Post Way, Salt Lake City, Utah, 84116-2891, USA

                                         

 

 

 


 
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