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Learn From the BEST

Solving Business Challenges With Talent Development Strategies
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Learn from the BEST is a unique conference where practitioners are the presenters. BEST award winners share their leading strategies and best practices with attendees, demonstrating how to transform the learning function into a key driver of performance, productivity, and profitability.

  • Find out what exceptional companies are doing differently.
  • Hear firsthand how BEST award winners identify needs and use talent development programs to solve real business problems.
  • Ask questions and learn in a peer-to-peer environment unlike any other.
  • Gain insights that will benefit your work and your organization.
  • Utilize talent development to strategically drive enterprise-wide results.
Watch the keynote from Learn From the BEST 2017 Conference

Pat McLagan’s keynote from the 2017 Learn from the BEST conference focuses on creating a framework to turn learning into a driving force for business, team, and individual success.


2017 BEST Award Winners Webcast Series Videos

The ATD BEST Awards recognize organizations that demonstrate enterprise-wide success as a result of employee learning and development. Several of our 2017 BEST Award winners have won the BEST Award multiple times. Check out some webcasts from these winners and find out how they’ve tackled particular challenges that are common to many organizations.

Thursday, September 4, 2014
Hear how Iearning is the protein in the corporate diet at ICICI Lombard, a multi-year BEST winner. Learning is the perpetual fuel that satiates each employee’s personal desire to constantly stretch and grow. It adds variety...
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Learn From the BEST venue Washington DC

Conference Venue & Hotel

Washington, D.C.
Details Will Be Announced

What do previous attendees have to say?

"I was inspired by what others are doing."

"I would HIGHLY recommend this learning conference to anyone who has strategic planning responsibilities in their training and development office. I walked away with a ton of useful ideas and contacts. I had more applicable aha moments here then in other conferences I have attended."

"Hearing best practices followed by other BEST organizations was very useful. The Q&A with them provided valuable insights."

"I learned actionable approaches to real world challenges, made great contacts and enjoyed a well organized event."


Thank you to our 2017 sponsors:
Box of Crayons (LFTB 2017 Sponsor)
GP Strategies (LFTB 2017 Sponsor)
LUMA Institute (LFTB 2017 Sponsor)
Omnikron (LFTB 2017 Sponsor)

For 2018 sponsorship information please contact Ben Ledyard at