HR West 2020
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 Export to Your Calendar 3/9/2020 to 3/11/2020
When: Monday, March 09 - Wednesday, March 11
Where: Oakland Convention Center
550 10th Street
Oakland, California  94607
United States
Contact: Next Concept HR Association
800-339-4481 #1

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HR West 2020
Monday, March 09 - Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Oakland Convention Center, 550 10th Street, Oakland, CA 94607

Join the excitement in March for insightful sessions, networking, and more at the HR West Conference. Experience interactive topics and delve into discussions to work through 'What's Next' in the HR profession. Come join us and find out what's next for the HR profession and workplace community.  

Recertification credits: TBD (Stay tuned...)


Registration Rates 

Registration Type Sep 4 - Oct 30 Oct 31 - Dec 02 Dec 03 - Jan 6  Jan 7 - Jan 30  Jan 31 - Feb 28  Feb 29 - Mar 9
 Members  $797  $897 $997 $1197 $1297 $1397
 Join Now  $992 $1092 $1192 $1392 $1492 $1592
 Non-Members  $1042 $1142 $1242 $1442 $1542 $1642









Government and Non-Profit Rates Available!

Individuals from government and non-profit organizations can receive a 10% discount on Member/Non-Member/Join Now rates. You will have the opportunity to choose this rate after you select the Member, Join Now or Non-Member registration option.

Note: Discount cannot be applied to nor combined with One-Day, Group or Young Professional rates.

Group Registrations

If you have three or more professionals at your company who want to attend, select this option for group registration to get a discount. Your discount will depend on the size of your group.



One-Day Pass Registration (NCHRA Membership required)

Don’t have time to attend the full conference? We’ve got a solution for you. Join us for a day on either Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday (limited seats available).

One-Day Pass Registration Special Rate (Limited Seats)
Members Only Price $499
Join Now (includes membership) $694


Young Professional Day Pass (Wednesday only; for young professionals age 32 or younger)

We invite young professionals who are age 32 years or younger and/or students studying human resources or interested in human resources to join us on Wednesday, March 11 for a one-day pass to get a taste of HR West and attend several concurrent sessions. Experience a day of connecting and gleaning valuable insight as you hear from thought leaders in the HR space, covering the latest trends and practices in the profession.

Young Professional Day Pass Registration Special Rate (Limited Seats)
Members Only Price $229
Join Now (includes membership) $299


Onsite PHRca® 2-Day Prep Course (Optional add-on)

Kick off your HR West Conference experience with a PHRca® preparation course! Add this California certification to your HR career portfolio with the Professional in Human Resources – California® (PHRca®) from HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®). 

Cost: $895
Location: Oakland Marriott Convention Center
Course Details: Saturday, March 7 & Sunday, March 8
Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

Package Deal:Take $200 off when you also register for the HR West Conference. Choose the optional add-on of PHRca® 2-Day Class for $695 during your checkout process.


(Standalone registration for PHRca® 2-day class ONLY.   Does not include conference registration.)


The “Join Now” registration option includes a one-year membership to Next Concept HR Association – membership benefits include discounted programming, networking opportunities, free webinars, access to the comprehensive HR Toolkit and HR Hotline, ZyWave LMS, Virtual Book Club, extensive legal platform access, one year of free meditation perks and more.


Monday Wine Experience (Optional add-on)

Enjoy a wine experience networking event with spectacular views on Monday night of the conference. To sign up, choose the optional add-on of Monday Wine Experience for $15 during your checkout process.


Cancellation Policy

All requests for Cancellations or Transfer must be in writing and emailed to

Refunds on cancellation of registrations will be processed in accordance with the following guidelines.

Cancellations received prior to January 8 | 50% of registration fee
Cancellations received Jan 09 thru’ Feb 8 | 25% of registration fee
Cancellations received on Feb 09 and after | Not refundable


Transfers: In the event of an inability to attend, registrations can be transferred through Mar 2, 2020. Note: If an NCHRA member transfers his or her registration to a non-member, the non-member must do one of two things: Pay the difference of the NCHRA member and nonmember price at the time of transfer or become an NCHRA member at the time of transfer.