Arkansas SHRM 2018 HR Conference & Expo
April 4-6 • Hot Springs, Arkansas

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April 4-6 • Hot Springs



Wednesday night "STALEMATE" Reception

Wednesday, April 4, 2018
From 5:15 - 6:30 pm

Visit the Exhibitors in the Exhibit Hall. Use the Drink Ticket in your Conference Bag, then Enjoy a Cash Bar, Appetizers, Fun, and live music from Dean Agus. Participate and watch the Checker's Competition, and have your chance to win prizes!

Sponsored by Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc.

Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc.

Ultimate Night of Magic with Maxwell Blade

Wednesday, April 4, 2018, at 8 p.m.
At the Malco Theater
817 Central Ave.
Hot Springs, AR 71901

Sponsored by Ultimate


$500 Cash Prize Giveaway!

One drink ticket per person.

Must RSVP to eat0@eau0eav0eaw0. Ticket required for admittance. Visit the Registration Booth for a ticket.

Visit Maxwell Blade's Website


Join us Thursday for a Lip Sync Contest!

Thursday Night "CHECKMATE" Reception

Thursday, April 5, 2018
From 5:15 - 7:00 pm

Network with other members in the Convention Center Grand Lobby. Use the Drink Ticket in your Conference Bag, then Enjoy a Cash Bar and Hors d'oeuvres. We are hosting a lip sync contest at the Thursday reception. Get your costumes ready! A DJ will play your favorite tune and you can perform for your favorite HR peeps, and possibly win a prize! After you "sing" you can hop over to the photo booth for a fun photo.

Sponsored by Staffmark


Photo Booth

At the Thursday night reception.

Sponsored by Friday Firm

Friday Firm

SHRM Foundation

SHRM Foundation Fundraisers

The Arkansas SHRM State Council is proud to support the SHRM Foundation and it's mission of advancing global human capital knowledge and practice by providing thought leadership and educational support, and sponsoring, funding and driving the adoption of cutting-edge, actionable, evidence-based research.

Weekend in Memphis with the Grizzlies

As part of our fundraiser efforts, Arkansas SHRM will sell tickets for a chance to win a Weekend in Memphis with the Grizzlies. Prize includes a 2-night hotel, 2 tickets to the Memphis Grizzlies basketball game and an autographed basketball. Visit the SHRM Foundation Booth #106 for tickets or more information.

Step Up for Charity (Counting Steps Challenge)

Participants can register to participate in the challenge at the SHRM Foundation Booth #106 with a $10 fee. The challenge is to count your steps during the conference between Wednesday, April 4, 7:00 am through Friday, April 6, at 10:00 am. The participant with the MOST STEPS will be awarded a prize and the chapter raising the most funds will be recognized when the prizes are awarded on Friday, April 6th, 2018 during the closing session!

Conference participants can also make a pledge donation for the local chapter members participating. Your $10 registration to partcipate will be accepted during the conference during the Exhibit Hall hours at the SHRM Foundation Booth #106. We will also accept donations and online payments to the SHRM Foundation with Arkansas SHRM listed.

Steps to join the group tracking:

  1. Download the Pacer Pedometer & Step Tracker app
  2. Create your profile
  3. Then join this group "Step UP for Charity Challenge"

Group Sharing Link from Pacer

If you join the group and fail to register or donate, you will be removed from the final calculations for the prize. Let's STEP UP for a cause and transform lives!!!