PSPS is very excited to bring a variety of speakers and topics to our members throughout the year.  We offer a variety of engaging, practical events, with highly relevant topics, delivered by quality speakers which benefit our members as well as non-members. All business professionals are encouraged to attend and bring co-workers as well. Click here to view the calendar and register for upcoming events.

We’re proud to offer a diverse selection of learning opportunities including:

  • Quarterly Events
    • Content-packed events which allow for great networking opportunities amongst colleagues with incredible content driven by panels, keynote speakers and much more.
  • Webinars
    • Web-conferencing events which allow PSPS to bring dynamic events right to our member’s desktop
  • Networking Events
    • PSPS offers numerous networking opportunities to build relationships with colleagues including partnering with local HRPS groups, hosting social and business networking events, and attending local networking events.
  • Local Area Networks (LANs)
    • Geographically convenient meetings offer opportunities for networking, affiliation, and development opportunities for members. For additional information about a LAN near you, click here.
  • Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
    • Specific-topic HR focus meetings – which include Members in Transition, Talent Management, Human Capital Analytics, and Executive Coaching where you have the opportunity to learn more about what is going on in those areas.  For additional information about a SIG group, click here.

About Leadership Forum

The annual Leadership Forum is the most exciting event of the PSPS calendar year and attracts an impressive and diverse group of senior leaders from across the region.  Topics for the event are carefully selected by the Leadership Forum Committee and the invited speakers are highly acclaimed and nationally recognized thought-leaders and educators.  In addition to offering cutting-edge people and strategy related business topics, this event provides an exceptional opportunity for broadening professional networks. In 2016 PSPS celebrated the 10th annual Leadership Forum.

Past Leadership Forum Speakers include:

  • 2017, Adam Grant, Building a Culture of Originality, Generosity and Resilience
  • 2016, Liz WisemanSparking Brilliance: Ignite and multiply your organization's potential!
  • 2015, Peter Sheahan, FL!P: Creative strategies for turning challenge into opportunity and change into competitive advantage
  • 2014, Dr. Linda A. Hill and Greg Brandeau, Unleashing Collective Genius: The Art and Science of Leading Innovation
  • 2013, Dan HeathBeing Decisive
  • 2012, Daniel PinkDesigning Strategic Organizational Initiatives to Grow the Bottom Line
  • 2011, Dr. Marshall GoldsmithA New Approach to Employee Engagement & Leadership - Leading Your Own Life
  • 2010, Dr. Ram CharanBusiness & HR Leadership in Uncertain Times
  • 2009, Dave UlrichCreating Value from HR and Leadership
  • 2008, Jim KouzesLeadership is Everyone’s Business; How to Develop Credible Leaders at All Levels
  • 2007Susan ScottFierce Conversations: Achieving Success at Work and in Life, One Conversation at a Time

Hear PSPS Board Members, Co-Chairs, Members and past presenters talk about the value of this annual event in these 2016 Leadership Forum Highlights:




PSPS General Refund Policy: Once an event registration is processed, we cannot offer refunds but can credit you for a future event within 12 months of the original meeting date. To be eligible for a meeting credit, written notification needs to be sent to [email protected] at least 7 full business days prior to the original event date. Refunds are not available for duplicate registrations. If you are not sure if you are registered, please email PSPS before registering. Please see the separate Leadership Forum refund policy on that event page. Thank you for your attention to the policy!