Speaking Engagements 2017 


January 21, 2017 - International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA), Central Florida - Orlando Chapter, Leadership Strategic Planning Session, Orlando, FL

45-minute session - "Five Questions:  Why Do You Choose to Serve?"


January 23, 2017 - Ocoee High School, Leadership and Service Learning Class, Ocoee, FL

3 40-minute sessions - "Service Learning and Volunteer Engagement"


January 26, 2017 - Florida Prosperity Partnership Inc. Virtual Leadership Development Series - Session #5

45-minute virtual session - "Coaching VITA Volunteers for Sustained Impact"


February 2, 2017 - Alfond Inn Executive Leadership Team Strategy Session, Winter Park, FL

30-minute session - "The Leader's Role in Creating a Culture of Engagement" 


February 9, 2017 - Florida Prosperity Partnership Inc. Virtual Leadership Development Series - Session #6

45-minute virtual session - "This Is Not Going Well:  Redirecting the Passion of a VITA Volunteer"


February 11, 2017 - Orange County Neighborhood Preservation and Revitalization Division,
and the City of Orlando Office of Communications and Neighborhood Relations, Orlando, FL

3 hour session - "Engaging Volunteers in Your Community"   


February 14, 2017 - Association Reserves, Inc., premier reserve study provider for communities and associations 

2 45-minute virtual panel discussion sessions as expert panelist - "Planning for the Predictable"


February 20, 2017 - Volunteer Wisconsin, a statewide professional association, Wisconsin, USA 

1 hour virtual session - "Rethinking Volunteer Recognition"


February 23, 2017 - Florida Prosperity Partnership Inc. Virtual Leadership Development Series - Session #7

45-minute virtual session - "Rethinking Recognition for VITA Volunteers"    


March 1, 2017 - University of Central Florida College of Business Administration, The Exchange, Orlando, FL

1 hour session - "Boss or Leader?:  The Leader's Role in the Engagement Equation"    


March 14, 2017 - Association for Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), The Conference 2017, San Antonio, TX

1 hour session - "People, Profit and Passion:  CSR's Role in the Engagement Equation"


March 22, 2017 - Corporation for Economic Development (CFED2) Taxpayer Opportunity Network (TON), United States of America

90-minute virtual session - "Volunteer Engagement:  Recognition and Year-Round Retention Strategies" 


April 18, 2017 - Council of Volunteer Management of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

​30-minute session - "The Oxygen Mask:  Self-Care for Leaders of Volunteers"


May 4, 2017 - Wisconsin Volunteer Coordinators Association (WVCA) Annual Conference 2017, Wisconsin Dells, WI

​1 hour session - "Getting the Most Out of Community Service Volunteers:  A Best Practices Roundtable" 


May 5, 2017 - Wisconsin Volunteer Coordinators Association (WVCA) Annual Conference 2017, Wisconsin Dells, WI

​90-minute session - "Something is Not Right Here!:  Redirecting the Passion of a Volunteer"


May 9, 2017 - Wild Apricot, Membership Management Software Provider, North America

I hour virtual session - "How Top Non-Profits Get Volunteers to Sustain Their Service" 


May 10, 2017 - America's Service Commissions North Central Regional 2017 Training Conference, Columbus, OH

90-minute session - "Providing Feedback on Performance to Volunteers"


May 10, 2017 - America's Service Commissions North Central Regional 2017 Training Conference, Columbus, OH

​90-minute session - "Rethinking Recognition: Acknowledging Exemplary Volunteer Performance" 


May 22, 2017 - America's Service Commissions Southwest/Pacific Regional 2017 Training Conference, Phoenix, AZ
90-minute session - "Providing Feedback on Performance to Volunteers"

May 23, 2017 - America's Service Commissions Southwest/Pacific Regional 2017 Training Conference, Phoenix, AZ
​90-minute session - "Rethinking Recognition: Acknowledging Exemplary Volunteer Performance" 


May 30, 2017 - Florida Prosperity Partnership 2017 Annual Training Conference, Orlando, FL

​4 hour session - "VITA:  Planning for the Future!"


May 31, 2017 - Florida Prosperity Partnership 2017 Annual Training Conference, Orlando, FL​
​90-minute session - "Give Them a Fish, or Teach Them to Fish?:  The Faith Drivers of Charity vs. Helping Others Help Themselves"


May 31, 2017 - Florida Prosperity Partnership 2017 Annual Training Conference, Orlando, FL​
​75-minute session - "Great Scott!  That's a Great idea!  Why Haven't We Met Before?"


June 7, 2017 - America's Service Commissions Atlantic Regional 2017 Training Conference, Baltimore, MD
90-minute session - "Providing Feedback on Performance to Volunteers"


June 7, 2017 - America's Service Commissions Atlantic Regional 2017 Training Conference, Baltimore, MD

​90-minute session - "Rethinking Recognition: Acknowledging Exemplary Volunteer Performance" 


June 28-29, 2017 - Communities in Schools of the Heart of Texas, Waco, TX

​1.5 day workshop - "Investing In Your Leadership Development"


July 15, 2017 - Orange County Community Conference 2017, Orlando, FL

20-minute keynote address - "Because That's What a Leader Does . . ."


July 15, 2017 - Orange County Community Conference 2017, Orlando FL

60-minute session - "Attracting Volunteers to Serve In Your Community"


July 15, 2017 - Orange County Community Conference 2017, Orlando, FL

​60-minute session - "Sustaining the Passion of a Volunteer In Your Community"


July 26, 2017 - Allina Health Hospice and Palliative Care, St. Paul, MN

90-minute session - "Creating a Coaching Culture at Allina"


July 27, 2017 - 2017 National Summit on Volunteer Leadership Engagement, St. Paul, MN

​90-minute session - "Voluntolds:  Best Practices for Tackling the Community Service and Service Learning Conundrum" 


July 28, 2017 - 2017 National Summit on Volunteer Leadership Engagement, St. Paul, MN

​90-minute session - "No More Tchotchkes:  Acknowledging Exemplary Volunteer Performance"


September 22, 2017 - Association for Talent Development (ATD) Suncoast Conference & Exposition for Networking & Development (ASCEND),
​Tampa, FL

​60-minute session - "Meaningful Interactions to Deepen Engagement and Drive Performance"


September 27, 2017 - Allina Health Hospice and Palliative Care, St. Paul, MN

​2.5 hour session - "Creating a Coaching Culture at Allina:  A Follow-Up Session"


October 4, 2017 - Florida Society of Association Executives (FSAE), Tallahassee, FL

​60-minute session - "Working the Flip:  Attracting and Engaging More Volunteers to Serve In Your Organization"      


October 12, 2017 - Association for Talent Development (ATD) Leaders Conference , Crystal City, Washington, DC

​3 hour session - "Two Hats:  Guidance for ATD Chapter Leaders When Serving Their Peer Leaders" 


November 2, 2017 - Arizona Summit on Volunteerism and Civic Engagement - Glendale, AZ

​75-minute session - "Meaningful Volunteer Recognition"

​75-minute session - "Developing a Coaching relationship"


November 3, 2017 - Arizona Summit on Volunteerism and Civic Engagement - Glendale, AZ

75-minute session - "Providing Feedback on Performance"


November 29, 2017 - Habitat for Humanity International
​1 hour virtual session - "Model Practices for Working With Habitat for Humanity 'Voluntolds'"


November 30, 2017 - My Favorite Things, Inc. 

​3 hour session - "Understanding Self and Others With the DiSC Profile"


barry Altland's speaking engagements

guiding leaders of volunteers to feed the passion of those who choose to serve

 

Writer, speaker, thought leader and expert on leading and engaging volunteers, Barry Altland,
has been engaging learners for years with his depth of knowledge and highly interactive facilitation style. 
Barry has led learning conversations and workshops on a variety of topics, including leadership,
volunteer engagement, talent development, organizational learning, human resources and more. 
Add to this experience the thousands of hours designing and facilitating learning content as an
internal talent development practitioner since the turn of the 21st century.     


If you seek an engaging, insightful, enlightening time of learning for the leaders, members and participants
in your organization or event, Barry is an ideal fit for achieving your objectives!  As you will see from the
variety of topics and titles listed below, Barry custom designs content for every speaking engagement,
based upon the expressed and discovered needs, wants and desires of the host/sponsor organization, 
to ensure targeted learning for all who are present!     


Contact Head, Heart and Hands Engagement Collective today to have Barry engage participants
at your upcoming event!