Are you a learning professional looking to elevate your expertise?
Are you seeking a community event where cutting-edge ideas in learning and development are not just discussed, but brought to life?

Do you aspire to be at the forefront of transformative educational practices within the government and military sectors?


Join Us at the Kirkpatrick Summit!

This event is not your average learning and development conference. It's an immersive learning and performance experience, meticulously designed for professionals like you who are passionate about driving effective and innovative learning strategies.

Mark your calendars for June 4-6, and join us at The Executive Training and Conference Center in Dulles, VA for an unparalleled experience.

Topics & Themes

Innovations in Learning and Performance

Effective Evaluation of Critical Programs

Practical Experiences, Tips, and Strategies

The Impact of the Kirkpatrick Model on Business Strategy and Practices

Celebrating 70 Years of The Kirkpatrick Model

Throughout the Summit, we will be celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Kirkpatrick Model, honoring a legacy that has profoundly shaped learning and development.

Reflecting on seven decades of innovation and influence, this milestone is not just about honoring the past but also about inspiring future advancements in training effectiveness.

Join us Wednesday, June 5th, the second day of the Summit, for a special awards dinner honoring Don Kirkpatrick in commemorating a journey of excellence that continues to transform organizational learning and professional growth.


In-Person Pre-Conference Certification Opportunities! - June 3-4, 2024

Looking for a chance to become a Kirkpatrick certified professional? On June 3rd, a day before the main event kicks off, we are offering in-person certification programs for both our Bronze and Silver certification programs.

These exclusive certification sessions are designed to enhance training evaluation skills utilizing the Kirkpatrick Model, benefiting professionals across all sectors, including government and military. Whether you're aiming to enhance your professional credentials or seeking to implement effective training evaluation strategies in your organization, these certifications are a pivotal step.


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Agenda Overview:

☑️ June 3-4

– Bronze & Silver Certification Programs
– Programs will start on the 3rd and conclude the morning of the 4th

☑️ June 4, 2024

– Registration opens at 10:30am EST
– Starting at 12pm EST
– Lunch Meet and Greet
– Keynote Session
– Interactive Panel Sessions

☑️ June 5, 2024

– Morning Buzz Session
– All day sessions lead by leading learning and performance industry experts
– Platinum Celebration Dinner and Awards (including in your conference ticket!)

☑️ June 6, 2024

– Morning Buzz Session
– Interactive cohort learning sessions
– Close out presentations

Virtual Summit Experience 

You can now join the Kirkpatrick Summit from anywhere in the world with our virtual tickets!

Get ready to dive into insights and inspiration, right from the comfort of your own space!With your virtual ticket, you'll unlock:

Access to all pre-recorded on-demand sessions

Access to all live streams of panel discussions on June 4th

Real-time access to all Impact Sessions on June 5th

Don't let distance hold you back from joining the one and only Summit dedicated to learning and performance.

Building the Future of Learning

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The Kirkpatrick Summit is not just an event; it’s a catalyst experience meant to spark transformative learning and drive real change. Join us in this journey of innovation and growth, where your participation becomes the key to shaping the future of learning and development.

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