The 2017 Spring Conference, hosted by the Midwest Region is approved for 10.75 hours of recertification with HRCI and SHRM.

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Onsite registration starts at $605.

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Thought Leaders

On Sunday, Christi Layman will update us about the latest legislative and regulatory news from Washington, D.C. On Monday, Sharí Alexander will teach us how to use positive persuasion to build stronger relationships, create motivated teams and achieve strategic goals. Ira Shepard will close us out on Tuesday by reviewing the most important higher ed labor and employment law decisions of 2016.

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Make Your Case

Make your case to attend the conference by downloading and sharing the conference justification document. It provides tips (and a letter template!) on how to demonstrate to your manager the value of attending the CUPA-HR Spring Conference.  
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Connection Reception at City Museum

Join your higher ed HR colleagues at City Museum for our Connection Reception. Enjoy connecting with your peers over heavy appetizers and drinks while you explore this unique and interactive venue.  
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Exhibitors are at the conference to better understand your needs and help provide solutions to the toughest challenges in higher ed HR. Read our statement on corporate gifts and entertainment.
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Conference Hotel

315 Chestnut Street St. Louis, Missouri


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