The Association for Talent Development (ATD) is the world’s largest professional membership organization supporting those who develop the knowledge and skills of employees, improve performance, and help achieve results for the organizations they serve. Originally established in 1943, the association was previously known as the American Society for Training & Development (ASTD). It is headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, USA.
The Association for Talent Development MENA L&D Member Network was established in 2018 by Saudi Aramco. This is a volunteer-based team designed for ATD members to build knowledge, share solutions, ideas, best practices, and to network locally and globally.
VISION Enable learning and performance of professionals in the Middle East and North Africa region.
MISSION Promote learning and development through a shared platform.
What is a network member? A network member is a learning and development professional interested in connecting and networking with peers in the local network area. Network members are exposed to best practices, and business and career development opportunities. Network members have access to free monthly member sessions and discounted rated for the annual MENA L&D Member Network Annual Event.
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Use code MENA during checkout to automatically join the MENA L&D Member Network. ATD Membership is required to join the Member Network.