HR Virginia Annual Conference Schedule

Best Practices

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Click Here to learn about the 2020 awards. Click Here to apply online today. The deadline to apply is Friday, November 20, 2020. Please Contact Us for Best Practices support.

Past Best Practices Impact Award Winners

Past Award Winners

Category – Most Improved Membership:

  • Tie between Fauquier/Culpeper and Peninsula SHRM with total member increase of 29.17%

Category – Most Improved Membership in SHRM:

  • New River Valley with 115% increase

Category – Professionals:

  • Peninsula SHRM with their Enhance Programming Initiative

Enhanced programming to attract higher meeting attendance and drive membership.

Category – Advancing HR Profession:

  • Prince William with their Employment Law and HR Summit

Executive event with over 200 HR professionals networking, collaborating, and receiving continuing education credits in HR Law, DOL policy, and business.

Category – Community Enhancement:

  • Charlottesville SHRM with their Collaboration in Network2Work Initiative

The partnership between Charlottesville SHRM and the Network2Work Program, part of the Piedmont Virginia Community College’s Division of Community Self-Sufficiency Program.

Chapter Resources

Impact Award Best Practices
Best Practices Impact Awards
Deadline is Friday, November 30, 2020
Best Practices Impact Awards
Journey to 2021 - Complimentary Educational Webinars

Join us to learn and earn HRCI and SHRM credits, too.

In lieu of registration please consider making a donation to the SHRM Foundation in the amount of your choosing.

November 16, 2020 - March 11, 2021
Journey to 2021
2021 HR Virginia Annual Conference
Hilton Norfolk - The Main, Norfolk, VA

We are working hard to plan a Hybrid model conference that will offer both in-person and virtual attendance options for the 2021 HR Virginia State Conference – Journey to 2021. In light of the uncertain status of the pandemic, we know plans may change. We will keep you posted along the way.

April 11-14, 2021
Join us for the largest and best HR conference in the world, June 20 - June 23, 2021 in Chicago
June 20 - 23, 2021
Best Places to Work in Virginia
2022 Program Information

The Best Places to Work in Virginia is a survey and awards program dedicated to identifying and recognizing the areas best employers and providing organizations with value employee feedback. Deadline is August 2022.

2022 Best Places to Work in Virginia
The Hampton Roads Diversity & Inclusion Consortium
The Hampton Roads Regional Diversity & Inclusion Consortium - Think Outside Your Circle
Think Outside Your Circle
SHRM SHRM-CP -SCP Recertification Provider Seal 2020
SHRM 2018 Pinnacle Award Winner
Top 10 Fundraising State Council 2019 SHRM Foundation
SHRM Foundation 2018 State Council Champion

HR Virginia SHRM partners for the eleventh year with Virginia Business Magazine and The Virginia Chamber of Commerce to bring you a state-wide survey and competition. If you think your organization has what it takes to be honored on the “Best Places to Work in Virginia” list or if you simply want to learn more about the project, we invite you to visit