Register for HR West!
The HR West conference is where you go to find out What's Next. Convening annually for 35 years in the San Francisco Bay Area, the event takes place in the most innovative place on earth---home to the world’s leading-edge companies. Practicing HR here requires skills beyond the ordinary. Join us for three phenomenal days of learning, networking and inspiration.Register Today
We’ve reserved a block of rooms for HR West 2018 attendees at the City Center Marriott in Oakland. Rooms are $236 per night and sellout quickly. Book your room online or call hotel concierge at (877) 901-6632 for more information on the attendee special rate. Beware of Hotel Booking Scammers, only book through our secure link.Book your room
Meet face-to-face with over 1,000 HR decision makers and get your brand in front of tens of thousands! At HR West 2018, our exhibitors are partners in the event with exhibit space located throughout the venue in the main traffic paths, not relegated to a large expo hall. Opportunities sellout quickly, reserve your spot today!View the Prospectus
Professional in Human Resources – California® (PHRca®)
Prep Course: Saturday, March 3 & Sunday, March 4
Add this California Certification to your HR career portfolio with the Professional in Human Resources – California® (PHRca®) from HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®). The PHRca demonstrates your mastery of the laws, regulations and HR management practices unique to the state of California.
You do not have to be based in California to earn a PHRca and you do not need to have any other certifications to qualify to take the PHRca.
This facilitator-led class will be held at the Oakland Marriott Convention Center prior to HR West.
Here's what attendees say about HR West...
“...I am 1 of 50 in a classroom, not 500, so I can approach the speakers afterward and get answers to my direct questions!”
“It was nice to meet other people in different roles of HR!”
“Strong, relevant topics and great speakers.”
“Like a mini national conference – same quality, but less expensive, less crowded and closer to home”
“Convenient location, great networking, and great concurrent sessions.”
“I LOVE this conference. The quality of materials presented is as good as the national conference, yet the session size makes it feel more personal...”