About Us

About LEAD - Leadership Excellence And Development

LEAD - Leadership Excellence And Development is a unique leadership event, held last year in Salt Lake City, UT. This event is devoted to inspiring individuals and enriching lives across the globe. Leadership in HR is a key ingredient to success and loving what you do.

HR.com's annual LEAD conference brings together SVPs, VPs and CLOs at the most exhilarating and rewarding event of the year. LEAD is constantly thriving to equip individuals in HR with the insights and tools required to be better leaders in the world today. We aim to create a world inspired, so all attendees can walk away from this event ready to take measurable action that will impact the lives of those they lead.

Every aspect of this event raises the bar in leadership. We exist to put leadership back on the radar in HR, strong leaders are needed in our businesses, organizations, communities and personal lives. We bring you a group of individuals that possess leadership in a multitude of ways. Every speaker has something new to bring to the table, prepare to witness some of the most thought provoking speakers of our time.

  • Roundtable discussions about award winning leadership development programs, hosted by the practitioners themselves
  • Workshops about current trends and putting theories into practise, hosted by industry leaders
  • Networking opportunities with other HR executives in similar roles to you
  • 38th Annual LEAD Awards Gala celebrating excellence in leadership development programs
What We Do At LEAD


Inspire the world. Every speaker has something new to bring to the table. Prepare to witness some of the most thought provoking speakers of our time.


Celebrate excellence in HR and Leadership Development at the 38th annual LEAD Awards. Also known as the Oscars of HR, LEAD has 18 award categories across all aspects of HR. We recognize the exceptional achievements in innovation and leadership development in HR developmental programs.


Network with like-minded executives. You never know who you'll meet at LEAD! LEAD2020 is the only networking conference for SVPs, VPs and CLOs. Engage with other thought leaders and skilled professionals in your industry.

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