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The Cleveland SHRM Staffing Management Association (SMA) committee is committed to providing national conference quality, practitioner focused programs and networking opportunities to give Talent Acquisition and HR professionals best practice benchmarking information, tools, and strategies to help their company recruit better and faster than before. 

Interested in joining or have a topic of interest for us to consider? Please contact John Gallagher at:

About SMA's Program Year:

This year, SMA is excited to announce their theme of “Hu(Man) vs. Ro(bot): Traditional Recruiting Meets the Technology Revolution."

Join Cleveland SHRM’s Staffing Management Association on Friday, October 27th as we kick off our new program year, Hu(Man) vs. Ro(bot): Traditional Recruiting Meets the Technology Revolution. This year we’ll be exploring how technology is rapidly changing the options and outlook of talent acquisition.

Stay tuned for more details on our programs throughout the year.

Our program year kicks off in the fall and concludes in spring 2017 at our annual conference. Tentative dates for SMA’s program year are as follows:

·  Event 1: October 27, 2017

·  Event 2: November 17, 2017

·  Event 3: February 27, 2018 Event with Tech SIG

·  Annual Conference: May 11, 2018

SMA events are typically held on Friday mornings and includes the opportunity to network with other HR and recruiting professionals over breakfast before the program begins. Our programs will be held at Advance Ohio, 1801 Superior Avenue, Downtown Cleveland (Former Plain Dealer Building). The 2018 Conference location is Hyland Software Campus in Westlake.

If your organization is interested in sponsorship or have any questions, please contact:
Scott Adamonis at