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The ASTD 2011 International Conference & Exposition will be held May 22–25 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, and EBSCO Publishing will be there. If you planned on attending the conference, please stop by booth 1209 to learn more about our company and what we have to offer the corporate learning community.

About the conference:

“Held each spring, this premier event for workplace learning and development professionals welcomes 8,000 attendees from more than 70 countries. These professionals manage all aspects of learning in their organizations. From CEO to specialist, from dean to student, ASTD 2011 welcomes people from across the globe.

Learning is a key driver in companies big and small. At ASTD’s International Conference & Exposition, we typically bring Fortune 500 companies like Wal-Mart, Exxon Mobil, General Electric, Bank of America, and AT&T together to share what they are doing in learning to help grow businesses of all sizes.”

Please visit the conference website to learn more.

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It’s spring, and that means ASTD 2010 is upon us. The ASTD annual conference provides a forum in which training and development professionals can network with one another and meet vendors in the corporate learning space.

This year the conference will be held in Chicago. There will be over 230 educational sessions led by experts in the training and development industry, as well as an EXPO where attendees can interact with over 200 exhibitors.

EBSCO Publishing will be exhibiting from booth 833. We welcome everyone to stop by and view our corporate offerings, and we will be happy to answer any questions.

The following is the conference schedule. For more information visit www.astdconference.org.

Thursday, May 13, 2010 – Saturday, May 15, 2010

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.   Certificate Programs

Saturday, May  15, 2010

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.   Certificate Programs

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.   Preconference Workshops

5:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.   Newcomers Orientation

Sunday, May 16, 2010

9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.  First-Time International Attendee Orientation

9:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.  Newcomers Orientation

12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Education Sessions

5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.   Annual Meeting

Monday, May 17, 2010

8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.    General Session

9:30 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.   Expo Open

12:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Education Sessions

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.    General Session

9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.   Expo Open

10:00 a.m.  – 5:30 p.m.  Education Sessions

7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.  ASTD Celebration

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

8:00 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.   Education Sessions

9:30 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.   Expo Open

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.   Closing Session Second City Communications

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