Announcing the

Virtual 2020 California HR Conference

October 27-29, 2020

(NEW) Flex Rate for CAHR20

Sign up today, and pay what you think it’s worth after the event. Offer expires August 31, 2020.

You are the ultimate human resource.

As an HR professional, you are your organization’s first line of defense against litigation and workplace disputes, a manager of both risk and talent acquisition, a compliance aficionado and so much more. At the Virtual 2020 California HR Conference, you’ll discover everything you need to excel in your multifaceted role, navigate California’s notoriously complex regulations and elevate your position in your organization.



Manager & Up



Invest in Your Career

Stay on the Cutting Edge with California

California is regarded as “ahead of the curve” when it comes to HR, due to its complex, constantly changing employment laws and regulations. Drill down to what matters most to you and your organization with ten distinct education tracks covering topics like inclusion & diversity, workforce culture, organizational culture, HR technology, and more.

Make Lasting Connections

Year after year, CAHR is the best industry event for making meaningful connections with people who understand the unique challenges you face as a California HR practitioner. With our 75-year focus on community and the kind of laid-back, friendly vibe you’d expect at a California-based conference, we’re keeping the human experience front and center in 2020 with social hours, music, comedy, and more!

Discover Resources for Your Organization

Top providers of tools and support tailored to HR’s needs in this moment will be at the CAHR20 Virtual Expo. Explore the latest HR products and solutions with our virtual expo, offering everything from applicant tracking technologies and forecasting and management software to wellness programs and screening and assessment tools.

The Greatest Value

Access the same top-quality content you’ll find at larger events as well as special California-focused content you won’t see anywhere else, all at a great value – and globally accessible from your device of choice! Your time is precious, so spend it with the virtual HR conference that’s completely California and always on trend.

Our Flex Rate offers you even more value. Register before August 31 for the opportunity to Pay What You Think CAHR20 is Worth.

Session Tracks

California Employment Law & Regulations

Help protect your company from liability by staying current with workplace laws, legislation and HR policy.

Compensation & Benefits

Explore topics such as health care, pay equity, sustainable wellness programs, and more.


Gain best practices and resources to help you support and improve the culture in your workplace.


A comprehensive look at the current and emerging global business trends HR practitioners need to know.

HR Department of One

A comprehensive look at the challenges of a solo HR practitioner and the tips and resources needed to excel.

Organizational Effectiveness & Strategy

Understand your organization’s business goals and the role HR can play in strategic planning.

HR Technology

Learn how technology trends such as data integrity and artificial intelligence (AI) are impacting the workplace.

Inclusion & Diversity

Learn best practices for building and maintaining a diverse workforce that thrives together.

Leadership & Personal Growth

Learn how to bridge the gap between manager and leader – and continue to grow personally.

Talent Management

Glean insights for finding and keeping the right talent by delving into various aspects of the employee lifecycle.


Thank you to our CAHR20 Title Sponsor: Montage Insurance Solutions

Learning Levels


Focus on awareness and factual recall. Appropriate for those with limited experience of the subject who are seeking introductory understanding of the content area.


Focus on understanding and comprehension. Appropriate for those with some experience who are seeking to build on, apply, or enhance existing knowledge using content in practical applications to master concepts.


Focus on application and implementation of highly technical or detailed topics. Appropriate for those with substantial prerequisite knowledge who are seeking the most up-to-date information to heighten expertise.

Recertification Credits

CAHR supports both the HRCI and SHRM certifications with 12 real-time and 18 on demand sessions. Attendees may earn up to 30 recertification credits.
This program is pending approval for 30 HRCI recertification credits.

Credit Types: 

  • HR (General) – 30 Hours
  • California – To be determined
  • Business – To be determined
  • Global – To be determined
This program is approved for 30 SHRM professional development credits (PDCs).
Every year, CAHR attendees are enriched by a variety of professional expertise. Our past keynotes and featured speakers include Harvard Business School professor Linda A. Hill, reporter and analyst Mel Robbins, entrepreneur and celebrity Daymond John, former CHRO of Google Laszlo Bock, CEO of WD-40 Garry Ridge, and economist and former U.S. Secretary of Labor Robert Reich.
Brendon Burchard

Brendon Burchard

CAHR20 Keynote

Shari Harley

Shari Harley

CAHR20 Speaker

Carol Quinn

Carol Quinn

CAHR20 Speaker

Check back soon for more 2020 speakers!

Broadcasting from Southern California

Discover world-class presenters, cutting-edge California insight, thriving, multi-faceted community, and unique experiences that set the California HR Conference apart from other HR events. 

Thank You to our 2020 Sponsors

Ultimate Software
Fisher & Phillips
Payroll Link
ACA Compliance

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