OPTIMA - The Talent Optimization Conference

OPTIMA - The Talent Optimization Conference

OPTIMA is a new (circa 2019) conference focusing on all aspects of talent management - designing teams, hiring the right people and inspiring employees, and gathering data to measure and optimize a team's potential. OPTIMA will consist of 4 tracks with agendas that provide a deep dive into the elements of effectively working with and optimizing talent.

OPTIMA 2019 Cost:

Currently Super Early Bird pricing is in effect, so the cost is $1,199.00 per attendee until May 31st. After that, Early Bird pricing will kick in at $1,349.00. Standard pricing will be $1,499.00 per pass, and on site pricing will be $1,600.00. Group rates are available - you can contact the team for more information.

OPTIMA 2019 Key Information:


November 20 - 22, 2019


Boston, Massachusetts


$1,199.00 Super Early Bird pricing


Who should attend OPTIMA?

Anyone who's invested in hiring talented people and making the most of their abilities. Business leaders and entrepreneurs who need to build solid teams will learn how to optimize those teams to achieve the best results for their organizations.

There are tracks for Strategy & Design, Hire & Inspire, Measure & Diagnose, and Consultants, so you'll be able to attend (or have your company HR staff and/or other representatives attend) the track that best suits your needs.

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What are the four elements of talent optimization?

With your overall business strategy as a rubric, the four elements of talent optimization are as follows:

  1. Design - Design the team that will best accomplish your business goals.
  2. Hire - Hire the most talented people to build your team.
  3. Inspire - Inspire your team to get the optimal results.
  4. Diagnose - Collect and analyze actionable data and adjust accordingly.

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Who are some of the speakers for OPTIMA 2019?

OPTIMA 2019 will feature the best minds in talent optimization. The entire speaker roster has yet to be filled, but there are already some stellar presenters:

  • Billy Beane - EVP, Oakland Athletics & Creator, "Moneyball."
  • Lynda Applegate - Baker Foundation Professor, Harvard Business School.
  • David Cancel, CEO, Drift.
  • Mike Zani, CEO, The Predictive Index.

The list of speakers will likely expand as OPTIMA grows nearer, so check OptimaConference.com for updates. In addition, the call for speakers is still open, so if you have expertise in Talent Optimization, contact the OPTIMA organizers for speaking opportunities.

Find out more about OPTIMA.