Toledo, OH (PRWEB) September 15, 2005
LearnShare, LLC, the consortium of Fortune 1000 companies organized to research, design, purchase, package and share best practices in the training and development field, today announced more details of its Sharing@ LearnShare event in Atlanta on October 12Â14, 2005. The conference continues to add compelling content to the conference, including a Fireside Chat with Dr. John Maxwell, Founder of Maximum Impact and recognized leadership guru, and keynote speaker Leslie Joyce, VP of Learning and CLO at Home Depot.
The Fireside Chat with Dr. John Maxwell, world-renowned entrepreneur, author and speaker, will take place on the evening of Thursday, October 13, in an intimate setting where participants can discuss leadership and other industry topics. The chance to spend time with Maxwell, who specializes in leadership and personal excellence, is an exceptional professional opportunity.
Joining other senior learning officers at the speakers' podium, Ms. Joyce will be addressing ÂUsing Learning to Drive Business Performance.Â Joyce is responsible for all aspects of designing, developing, and delivering learning to all 325,000 associates across the Home Depot enterprise. Her areas of expertise include leadership development, customer service, product knowledge and Six Sigma.
Sharing@LearnShare provides best practices and lessons learned from industry leading organizations in a concise, cost-effective 1Â½ day event consisting of highly experienced keynote speakers, focused breakout sessions on current topics and trends, networking lunch and cocktail reception with many opportunities to meet conference presenters, LearnShare members and participating learning executives.
The October conference in Atlanta will be hosted at the Emory Conference Center at Emory University. LearnShare is expecting over 400 attendees, and is proud to announce it has enrolled keynote speakers from Cingular, Home Depot and UPS. Conference fees are: $139 for LearnShare members, $399 for non-LearnShare members.
To obtain more information about attending or sponsoring a Sharing@LearnShare event, please visit our website: http://www.learnshare.com/Site/Sharing/atlanta2005/atlanta.aspx
or contact Matt Franks at 419-327-4160 ext. 4162.
LearnShare LLC, founded in 1996, is a consortium of 35 diverse, industry-leading companies dedicated to sharing their proven expertise and innovative practices across member organizations to enhance their competitive advantage. LearnShare's key focus is to provide technology-based learning solutions, collaborative communities, best practices and applied research to meet its members' mission critical business education and development needs. The original member companies are 3M, ChevronTexaco, Deere & Co., Eaton, General Motors, Levi Strauss & Co, Motorola, Northwest Airlines, Owens Corning, Owens-Illinois, Pfizer Inc, Pilkington, and UnitedHealth Group. For more information, visit http://www.learnshare.com.
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