The Inside Scoop on Upcoming Events
CARA is an active participant and supporter of the training and performance community. We host and sponsor industry events in partnership with local association chapters, including educational forums, panel discussions, presentations, webinars and other industry activities to facilitate dialogue and advance knowledge across our industry.
Check here regularly for updates on CARA events.
For media inquiries, contact Martha Watt at 630-869-1951.
12.6.2018 – The CARA Group, Inc is proud to sponsor the ATDChi 75th Birthday Celebration: Holiday and Volunteer Recognition Party. We are thrilled to support this extraordinary event and recognize everyone who volunteers their time to the ATDChi community. Join us for a night of networking, food, drinks, and music. This is ATDChi’s biggest event of the year and a time to celebrate the years accomplishments. The ATDChi Volunteer of the Year and the Dr. Deborah Colky Award winners will both be announced. Come be a part of the tradition and excitement!
9.18.2018 – The CARA Group, Inc is proud to sponsor the ACMP Midwest Change Connect Conference again in 2018. The conference engages a cross-section of professionals in change management, change communications, project management, business transformation and management consulting, as we as those responsible for leading or implementing growth, innovation, and change. Join us for a full day of presentations on all aspects of change implementation followed by a networking reception at the end of the day. Click here for the full agenda schedule.
8.14.2018 – The CARA Group, Inc is proud to sponsor the Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase again in 2018. We are excited to support the tenth year of this extraordinary event celebrating the evolution of learning technologies. The showcase is a volunteer run event within the Chicago Learning and Development community aimed at bringing like-minded people together to network, learn, and advance their skills together. Join us for a full day of presentations on all aspects of modern learning including: instructional design, development tools, media resources, virtual classrooms, social and interactive applications, mobile learning, rapid eLearning, and more. A wide range of industry professionals are encouraged to attend. Professionals who have attended in the past include instructional designers, instructional developers, trainers, technical writers, eLearning & technology marketers, training managers/directors, content managers, new media developers/managers, and more.
5.22.2018 – The world of corporate learning is experiencing massive changes and shifts. How are learning leaders getting ready? We are excited to partner with ATDChi to bring you an informational panel featuring Chicago-land F1000 Learning Leaders. Join us as we discuss how Learning Leaders are preparing for the Future of Learning. CARA’s own Michelle Reid-Powell, VP of Talent Management and Organizational Effectiveness, will moderate. Topics will include: summary of learning and development trends, organizational structures, aligning with the business, upskilling, technology implications, and ongoing trends.
04.19.2018 – CARA is excited to sponsor the STC Chicago 2018 April Meeting! This event is called “From moment-of-need to moment-of-WOW: Fostering proficiency and self-sufficiency through on-demand performance management.” Learn how technical writers can become involved in the learning/training process to provide support during the exact moment-of-need and turn that into a “moment-of-WOW.” The speaker, Beth Wolfe, is a learning and performance enthusiast with over 20 years of instructional design, performance support, and content strategy experience. Come join us at our CARA offices (downstairs conference room) for this great event!
To learn more, contact CARA today!