2014 Talent Symposium — Conference Highlights

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Our annual user conference, 2014 Talent Symposium was a complete whirlwind of learning, networking, and FUN. I mean, how could it not be? HealthcareSource + Las Vegas = FUN (trust us, we did the math).  The event, held earlier this month at Encore at the Wynn Las Vegas brought together hundreds of Healthcare HR, Organizational Development, and Education professionals from across the country (literally, from Maine to Alaska) to talk all things healthcare talent management.

This year’s conference has been the best one yet and included fabulous keynote presentations from industry thought leaders and our executive team, as well as dozens of breakout sessions led by HealthcareSource staff and clients alike. After two days jam-packed with educational sessions and networking, attendees let loose at one heck of a party at Encore’s hottest nightclub, Surrender, complete with dinner, dancing, cocktails, AND a photo booth (complete with feather boas and glitter mustaches, obviously).

If you weren’t able to attend the conference this year, or just need to refresh your memory (it is Vegas, after all…) — here’s a glimpse of what unfolded at this year’s conference:

Peter Segall, CEO kicked things off with a hilarious video featuring HealthcareSource employees before switching gears to discuss the future of healthcare

Mike DiPietro, Chief Marketing Officer attempted “The Ultimate Selfie” on the main stage
Attendees participated in hands-on training session with HealthcareSource staffNetworked with peers. Lots and lots of networking!

Explored the exhibit hall to learn more about complementary talent management solutions and services from industry partners

Featured guest speakers included author and industry expert Vicki Hess, RN, MS, CSP

HealthcareSource scientific advisor Frederick Morgeson, Ph.D., of Michigan State University

Humorist and motivational speaker Linda Edgecombe.

HealthcareSource customers led peer-to-peer presentations to share their best practices with other HealthcareSource users

Attendees joined focus groups to share their ideas for software updates with the product and engineering teams

Attendees stayed active on social media by using #talentsymposium14

Here’s a look at all the conversations going on throughout the conference (scroll for more)


We hope you can join us next year for 2015 Talent Symposium in sunny Orlando, Florida! Go to www.talentsymposium.com for more details.

Meghan Doherty

About Meghan Doherty

Meghan Doherty is the Content Marketing Manager at HealthcareSource. In her role, Meghan manages the creation and distribution of educational resources to help healthcare talent management professionals recruit and retain the best workforce possible. When she's not creating content for HealthcareSource, Meghan enjoys long walks through the shoe department, binge-watching anything and everything on Netflix, peanut butter sandwiches, and watching Jeopardy every night at 7:30.