Professionals：Who is ATD ? What is APC ?709 reads
For over 70 years, the Association for Talent Development (ATD) is a professional membership organization supporting those who develop the knowledge and skills of employees in organizations around the world. The association was previously known as the American Society for Training & Development (ASTD).
ATD’s Board of Directors comprises thought leaders in the field who represent diverse industries. ATD's President and CEO, Tony Bingham, works with the board, a staff of more than 100, and a global network of volunteers, all committed to helping create a world that works better. The National Advisors for Chapters (NAC) are volunteer advisors to U.S. chapter leaders and ATD’s chapter services team.
ATD supports the Talent Development Profession by providing trusted content in the form of research, books, webcasts, events, and education programs. We host a variety of conferences several times a year, including the premier international gathering for talent development practitioners.
Vision: Create a world that works better
Mission: Empower professionals to develop talent in the workplace
Who We Serve
Our members and customers are professionals who help others achieve their full potential by improving their knowledge, skills, and abilities in the workplace. They go by many titles: Talent Development Managers, Trainers, Instructional Designers, Performance Consultants, Frontline Managers, Workplace Learning Professionals, and more.
ATD’s members come from more than 120 countries and work in organizations of all sizes and in all industry sectors. We understand that getting employees up to speed, trained, and ready to tackle today’s increasingly demanding business landscape is no small task.
Learn more about ATD
What is APC?
The Association for Talent Development (ATD) has partnered with the Tze Chiang Foundation of Science and Technology (TCFST) to bring you the ATD 2017 Asia Pacific Conference and Exhibition in Taipei, Taiwan.
Asia’s business landscape is dynamic and evolving, which makes attaining measurable outcomes one of the most essential goals. The ATD 2017 Asia Pacific Conference and Exhibition will address how developing talent within an organization achieves bottom line results. This premier event will focus on talent development in the Asia Pacific region and will feature relevant conference tracks including organizational effectiveness, leadership development, and learning measurement and analytics. Thought leaders and experts from around the world will share their insights. Attendees will gain insight and knowledge to help them achieve real impact in their organizations through effective talent development practices.
In today’s global economy, it’s important to stay up-to-date on the latest trends and best practices world-wide. If you do business in Asia Pacific, this event is for you and your colleagues!
- Thought Leadership: APC will bring together the latest insights and best practices in training and development in Asia Pacific.
- Innovation on Display: APC will give attendees an insider’s view into the latest tools and solutions available to advance global training and development, especially for Asia Pacific.
- Networking: APC attendees will have access to speakers, thought leaders, and their peers from countries all over the world who are working on the solutions and products that are shaping the leadership and development industry.
Who should attend?
- HR directors & practitioners
- CEOs, leaders, and key decision/policy makers
- Academics and think tanks
- Training and development professionals