The third talent optimization conference. Bigger than ever.

April 12-14, 2022 | Sheraton Boston & Virtual

2021 Keynotes

Guy Raz

Host of NPR's How I Built This podcast

Dara Treseder

SVP, Global Marketing and Communications @ Peloton

Patrick Lencioni

Author, The Five Dysfunctions of a Team

Baratunde Thurston

Author, How To Be Black

Mike Zani

CEO, The Predictive Index

Business Leaders | HR Professionals | People Managers

OPTIMA is for leaders who focus on their people to get business results.

Learn from experts on how to get the right people in place and build dream teams that develop leaders at every level.

Browse our growing list of speakers and breakout sessions on the main stage and Premium Channels.

"I feel like I attended the best kept secret in all of business."


Where people and business strategy meet

A team is only as strong as its people. You might have a cutting-edge business strategy, but what good is it if your people aren’t in tune with each other or the strategy they’re pursuing?

The essence of talent optimization is aligning people strategy with business strategy—and that begins with taking an intentional and data-driven approach to getting the people part right.

OPTIMA brings this discipline to life.

"Most conferences are either about business or people strategy. OPTIMA is about the integration of your business strategy and people strategy.

Gene Hammett
Speaker, strategic adviser for growth, and host of the ‘Growth Think Tank’ podcast


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