2018 Registration Rates

Find A Session

Registration for the SHRM Annual Conference includes general sessions, concurrent sessions (including Mega Sessions), Sunday Sessions, admission to the SHRM Exposition and events at the Exposition, one ticket to the Tuesday Night Show, and online access to the conference presentations and the SHRM18 Mobile App.

Conference Venue

McCormick Place
2301 S King Dr, Chicago, IL 60616




Full Conference

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PreviewThru Feb. 2, 2018$1,445$1,845$1,644
Early BirdFeb. 3 - Apr. 27 $1,620$2,025$1,819
StandardApr. 28 - Jun. 15$1,750$2,155$1,949
OnsiteAfter Jun. 15$1,895$2,300$2,094


When you register for the conference, you can become a SHRM member for only $199. Enjoy the conference plus all the benefits of SHRM membership for one year.


Day Rates

Sunday 6/17$690$860
Monday 6/18$810$1,015
Tuesday 6/19$810$1,015
Wednesday 6/20$690$860


Group discounts are available for Corporate Teams and International Delegations of 5 or more. For more information on corporate delegations click here. For more information on international delegations click here.


SHRM Seminars

Our incomparable SHRM Seminar series will provide you with in-depth information and solutions for the business challenges you face. You’ll get the tools you need to increase your organizational effectiveness.

Change Management: Leading Successful Transformations

Saturday June 16 | Sunday June 17                                 

HR Analytics: Using Data to Drive Results

Saturday June 16 | Sunday June 17

Mastering Your HR Generalist Role

Saturday June 16 | Sunday June 17

SHRM Essentials of Human Resources

Saturday June 16 | Sunday June 17

SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certification Preparation

Saturday June 16 | Sunday June 17




These educational workshops are available before the conference. 

SaturdayJune 16 1:00PM - 5:00PM$395$395
SundayJune 17 8:00AM - 12:00PM$395$395



A cancellation must be in writing and faxed to 703.535.6490 or submitted to Member Care. Confirmed registrants may cancel and receive a full refund, minus a $250 administrative fee, through December 31, 2017 for standard conference registration fees. Fifty percent (50%) of the standard conference registration fee will be refunded for cancellations received from January 2, 2018 through April 27. Standard conference cancellations received after April 27, 2018 are non-refundable. A additional cancellation fee of $75 will be charged for each conference add-on included in your registration. The eLearning package is non-refundable. If a SHRM member transfers his or her registration to a nonmember, the nonmember must pay the difference in member and nonmember price at the time of transfer. In the event of visa denial, a full refund will be issued if proof of denial is provided. Contact globalteam@shrm.org for more information.