Speaking Engagement Schedule

Where are we speaking?

Here's the schedule of Turpin Communication's speaking engagements.

Looking for one of us to speak at your next event or conference? Read session overviews of our current selection of topics, or give us a call 773-294-1566.

Upcoming Speaking Engagements, Keynotes, and Seminars


Past Speaking Engagements, Keynotes, and Seminars


 

January 10, 2017 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Coaching for Their Dual Role: 5 Ways to Help SMEs Facilitate Learning
Chapter Event South Florida Chapter Association for Talent Development
Greg Owen-Boger speaks at the S. Florida Chapter ATD

February 1, 2017 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Coaching for Their Dual Role: 5 Ways to Help SMEs Facilitate Learning
Training 2017 Conference & Expo
Greg Owen-Boger speaks at Training 2017

February 21, 2017 (Dale Ludwig & Greg Owen-Boger)
The Art of Facilitation
Chapter Event Bay Colonies Chapter ATD
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May 21, 2017 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Coaching for Their Dual Role: 5 Ways to Help SMEs Facilitate Learning
ATD International Conference & Exposition
 Greg Owe-Boger speaks at the conference in 2017

May 23, 2017 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Training Delivery Community Theater
ATD International Conference & Exposition
Greg Owe-Boger speaks at the conference in 2017

May 24, 2017 (Greg Owen-Boger)
The Orderly Conversation: Business Presentations Redefined
Windy City Summit
Greg Owen-Boger speaks at the Windy City Summit in 2017

2016 Speaking Engagements, Keynotes and Seminars


 February 4, 2016 (Dale Ludwig & Greg Owen-Boger)
The Orderly Conversation: Business Presentations Redefined
Association for Talent Development Hawaii Chapter
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April 21, 2016 (Dale Ludwig & Greg Owen-Boger)
5 Ways to Help SMEs Facilitate Learning
Association for Talent Development — TD Magazine
Watch the recording here.
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May 22, 2016 (Greg Owen-Boger)
The Orderly Conversation: Business Presentations Redefined
Association for Talent Development International Conference & Expo
Association for Talent Development International Conference & Exposition

May 26, 2016 (Greg Owen-Boger)
The Orderly Conversation: Business Presentations Redefined
Windy City Summit
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August 10, 2016 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Influencing Others through Orderly Conversations
Keynote
Private Corporate Engagement

August 26, 2016 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Boosting Team Engagement when Meeting in the Virtual World
Guest Speaker at a Private Corporate Event

September 15, 2016 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Your Team’s Presentations *Should* Move Business Forward Efficiently Breakout Session
ATD Hawkeye Chapter Annual Conference, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Greg Owen-Boger Speaks at ATD Hawkeye Chapter Conference

September 19 – 22, 2016 (Greg Owen-Boger)
The Orderly Conversation: Business Presentations Redefined Breakout Session
America’s Small Business Development Center, 2016 Annual Conference, Orlando
Greg Owen-Boger to speak at America's SBDC 2016 conference

September 23, 2016 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Coaching for Their Dual Role: 5 Ways to Help SMEs Facilitate Learning
Breakout Session
ATD Suncoast Chapter Ascend 2016 Conference
Tampa, FL
Greg Owen-Boger speaks at the ATD Suncoast Ascend Conference

October 8, 2016 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Align your Chapter and Board Using a Strategic Compass Hands-on Clinic
Association for Talent Development Leadership Conference
ATD Leadership Conference 2016

October 19, 2016 (Greg Owen-Boger)
5 Ways to Help SMEs Facilitate Learning 
Webinar
Association for Talent Development Golden Gate Chapter
ATD Golden Gate webinar by Turpin Communication

October 24, 2016 (Dale Ludwig)
5 Ways to Help SMEs Facilitate Learning
Breakout Session
ATD Southeast Chapters Regional Conference, Charlotte, NC 
Dale Ludwig speaks at ATD Southeast Regional Conference

December 15, 2016 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Engaging Learners in the Orderly Conversation
Guest Speaker at a Private Non-Profit Event

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2015 Speaking Engagements, Keynotes and Seminars


January 15, 2015 (Dale Ludwig)
Earning L&D’s Seat at the Decision-Making Table
Panel Discussion Moderated by Dale Ludwig
Association for Talent Development, Chicagoland Chapter event
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February 10, 2015 (Greg Owen-Boger)
1 Person, 2 Hats: Coaching SMEs to be Expert Facilitators of Learning
Breakout Session
Training 2015 Conference & Expo, Atlanta, GA
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February 12, 2015 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Leadership Class Panel Discussion
Presentation and Panel Discussion Moderation
Kendall College, Chicago, IL
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May 14 – 16, 2015 (Greg Owen-Boger)
1 Person, 2 Hats: Coaching SMEs to be Expert Facilitators of Learning
2 Breakout Sessions (Back by Popular Demand!)
Association for Talent Development (formerly ASTD) International Conference & Exposition

Conference Attendees Say:

Hands down the best session at the conference. Great material, lots of useful tips and evaluation methods that I can immediately apply on the job, and a personable and relatable speaker. If every session was like that, you could double the conference price.

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May 21, 2015 (Greg Owen-Boger)
The Orderly Conversation: Business Presentations Redefined
Breakout Session
Windy City Summit
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June 17, 2015 (Greg Owen-Boger)
The Orderly Conversation: Business Presentations Redefined
Virtual Session
Presentation Xpert: Xpert Webinars

Webinar Organizers Say:

Amazing… I cannot thank you enough for the amazing and professional job you did in today’s webinar.
Sharyn Fitzpatrick, Webinar Chick, Marcom Gurus

Nice to see a pro in action.
Dave Zielinski, Editor, PresentationXpert

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August 5, 2015 (Greg Owen-Boger)
The Orderly Conversation: Business Presentations Redefined
Keynote
Private Corporate Engagement

September 9, 2015 (Greg Owen-Boger)
The Orderly Conversation: Business Presentations RedefinedBreakout Session
America’s Small Business Development Center, 2015 Annual Conference, San Francisco
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September 16, 2015 (Greg Owen-Boger) 1 Person, 2 Hats: Coaching SMEs to be Expert Facilitators of Learning
and
The Orderly Conversation: Business Presentations Redefined ATD Chapter Conference
Hawkeye Chapter ATD
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September 18, 2015 (Greg Owen-Boger)
1 Person, 2 Hats: Coaching SMEs to be Expert Facilitators of Learning
Chapter Event
Central Indiana Chapter, ATD
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October 8-10, 2015 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Align your Chapter and Board Using a Strategic Compass
Association for Talent Development Leadership Conference

December 16, 2015 2pm Eastern (Greg Owen-Boger)
Align your Chapter and Board Using a Strategic Compass
Association for Talent Development Webcast
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2014 Speaking Engagements, Keynotes and Seminars


January 16, 2014 (Greg Owen-Boger)
State of the Industry
Panel Discussion Moderated by Greg Owen-Boger
Chicagoland Chapter ATD, Chicago, IL

February 3-5, 2014 (Greg Owen-Boger)
One Person, Two Hats: Coaching SMEs to be Expert Facilitators of Learning
Training 2014 Conference & Expo, San Diego, CA

February 13, 2014 (Greg Owen-Boger)
One Person, Two Hats: Coaching SMEs to be Expert Facilitators of Learning
South Central Wisconsin Chapter ATD, Madison, WI

April 13, 2014 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Engaging Others in the Orderly Conversation: A Fresh Approach for everyday-Business Presentations and Other High-Stakes Conversations
NACCU (National Assoc. of Campus Card Users) Conference, Chicago, IL

May 4-7, 2014 (Greg Owen-Boger)
One Person, Two Hats: Coaching SMEs to be Expert Facilitators of Learning
ATD International Conference & Exposition, Washington, DC

June 24, 2014 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Virtual Presentations That Work:
Break Through to Engage Clients and Staff
ATD, Chicagoland Chapter (ATDChi), Virtual

September 16, 2014 (Dale Ludwig and Greg Owen-Boger)
Make It an Orderly Conversation: Challenging Preconceptions about Everyday Business Presentations
Outstanding Presentations (virtutal) Workshop

September 22 – 25, 2014 (Greg Owen-Boger and Dana Peters)
Learner Engagement in the Virtual Classroom: Stakeholder Collaboration is Key
Training Magazine’s Online Learning Conference 2014, Chicago, IL

September 24, 2014 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Tantalizing Technologies: How to leverage technology to deliver child support training!
National Child Support Enforcement Association (virtual, requires registration)

October 26 – 29, 2014 (Greg Owen-Boger)
KEYNOTE: The Orderly Conversation: Business Presentations Redefined
and
BREAKOUT: One Person, Two Hats: Coaching SMEs to be Expert Facilitators of Learning
Credit Union National Association (CUNA), CUNA Experience Learning Live!

Conference Attendee Says

Your keynote made this conference worth it.

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2013 Speaking Engagements and Seminars


 

January 16, 2013 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Engaging Learners in the Orderly Conversation
Greater Detroit Chapter ATD

Participant Says

Best presenter and topic I have seen in the last year.


February 18-20, 2013 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Engaging Learners in the Orderly Conversation: Fresh Techniques for Engaging Today’s Learner
Training 2013 Conference & Expo, Orlando, FL

February 21, 2013 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Engaging Learners in the Orderly Conversation
Middle Tennessee Chapter of ATD

Participant Says

I really enjoyed the class. I learned a ton about myself as a new trainer.


March 21, 2013 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Virtual Presentations That Work
CASRO (virtual session)
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June 4, 2013 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Engaging Learners in the Orderly Conversation
UAW-GM Center for Human Resources Conference 2013, Atlantic City, NJ

June 7, 2013 (Dale Ludwig)
Orderly Conversations for Non-profits
Public Allies Chicago, Leadership Development Program, Chicago, IL

June 11, 2013 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Engaging Learners in the Orderly Conversation
Northeast Wisconsin Chapter of ATD

100% of participants answered “agree” or “strongly agree” to all questions on the evaluation

  • The information presented was valuable.
  • The material presented today engaged me.
  • The facilitator demonstrated knowledge and interest in the material presented.
  • The facilitator met my expectations.
  • The session was worth my time and effort.

July 24, 2013 (Greg Owen-Boger & Juana Llorens from ATD)
Get Them Comfortable, Help Them Learn:
Manage the Confidence and Comfort of your Video Presenter
KZO Innovations, Virtual (FREE)

Participant Says

One of the best webinars I have ever attended. Nice job!

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August 20, 2013 (Greg Owen-Boger, Dale Ludwig, Seth Kannof)
Down & Dirty Video: Practical strategies for producing engaging eLearning video on a budget
Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase, Chicago, IL

 

September 11, 2013 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Engaging Learners in the Orderly Conversation
Southeast Wisconsin Chapter of ATD

September 17-19, 2013 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Lights, Camera… ENGAGE!
Connecting with learners through video
Online Learning Conference 2013, Chicago, IL

October 16, 2013 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Engaging Others in the Orderly Conversation:
A fresh approach for high-stakes communication with employees, clients, learners (and practically everyone else)
Joint meeting: Heart of Illinois HR Council and Heart of Illinois Chapter ATD

October 18, 2013 (Greg Owen-Boger, Dale Ludwig, Seth Kannof)
Video Boot Camp for eLearning:
Down & Dirty Strategies to Enhance Learning
Full-day workshop for Chicagoland Chapter ATD

October 22 – 23, 2013 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Down & Dirty Video:
Practical Strategies for Producing Engaging E-Learning Video on a Budget
Twin Cities Chapter ATD, Minneapolis, MN

December 10, 2013 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Virtual Presentations That Work:
Break Through to Engage Clients and Staff
Training Magazine Network, Virtual (FREE)View the recording

Participants Say

Really a lot of good ideas – great session. Glad I tuned in!

Nice job! Well explained concepts and good examples.

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2012 Speaking Engagements and Seminars

February 13-15, 2012 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Down & Dirty Video:
Practical Strategies for Producing Engaging E-Learning Video on a Budget
Training 2012 Conference, Atlanta, GA

Participant Says

Thank you immensely for what was one of the best prepared, most engaging and most useful presentations of any kind I have ever had the privilege of participating in.


March 29, 2012 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Engaging Learners in the Orderly Conversation
Tried & True Techniques for Engaging Today’s Learner
South Central Wisconsin Chapter ATD, Wisconsin, WI

May 19, 2012 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Keynote Speaker
Conducting Benefits-Based Conversations about Membership
ATD – Midwest Area Chapter Leaders Conference, Tinley Park, IL
Midwest Area Chapter Leaders Conference

June 13 & 14, 2012 (Greg Owen-Boger) The Art of the Orderly Conversation: Using a conversing approach to achieve greater leadership impact
CASRO – Council of American Survey Research Organizations, Chicago, IL

August 16, 2012 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Lights, Camera… ENGAGE!
Connecting with learners through video
Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase

Survey question: “In a word, how would you describe this speaker?

Answers included: “Engaging,” “Entertaining,” “Excellent,” “Bright,” “Knowledgeable,” “Rock Star”


October 24 & 25, 2012 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Producing Engaging eLearning Video on a Budget
Training Magazine’s Learning 3.0 Conference, Chicago, IL

Participant Says

I don’t mean to gush, but Learning 3.0 saved the best for last. Exactly what I was looking for and more!


December 8, 2012 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Conducting Benefits-Based Conversations about Membership
ATDChi, Board of Directors Transition Meeting
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2011 Speaking Engagements and Seminars


May 19, 2011 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Engaging Learners in the Orderly Conversation
Tried & True Techniques for Bringing Training into the 21st Century
ATD, Chicagoland Chapter
 

May 25, 2011 (Dale Ludwig)
Trainer, Know Thyself:
Why Understanding Your Default Approach Matters
ATD (Association for Talent Development) International Conference & Exposition, Orlando, FL

June 8-10, 2011 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Down & Dirty Video:
Practical Strategies for Producing Engaging E-Learning Video on a Budget
International Conference on E-Learning in the Workplace, New York, NY

August 16, 2011 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Down & Dirty Video:
Practical Strategies for Producing Engaging E-Learning Video on a Budget
Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase, Chicago, IL

Conference Speaker Team Leader, Apryl Cox Jackson

I’d like to add my thanks for giving such a great session. It looks like your session had the highest ratings of any session all day!


August 30, 2011 (Greg Owen-Boger)
Engaging Learners in the Orderly Conversation
Tried & True Techniques for Bringing Training into the 21st Century
ATD Heart of Illinois Chapter, Peoria, IL

Participants Say:

Great presentation – very thought provoking in terms of balancing control versus encouragement.

Outstanding in every way!