Speaking Engagements 2016 


January 2016 - February 2016 - Florida Prosperity Partnership Town Hall Meetings
40-minute workshop - "The Champion Within:  Tapping Into Passions to Create Positive Change"
January 19, Tallahassee, FL

January 20, Live Oak, FL

February 1, Jacksonville, FL

February 2, Pensacola, FL 

January 7, 2016 - Lake Buena Vista Rotary Club, Lake Buena Vista, FL

20-minute interactive keynote - "Engaging the Passion of a Rotary Volunteer" 


February 10, 2016 - Community Association Institute, a national organization for community managers and homeowners

1 hour virtual session - "Board Assets:  Sustaining the Passion of a Community Volunteer"   


February 11, 2016 - Seminole County Republicans in Action, Seminole County, FL

45-minute session - "Engaging the Passion of the Political Volunteer"


February 11, 2016 - Wild Apricot Expert Webinar Series, an international organizational software developer

45-minute virtual session - "How to Get Your Members to Step Up, Volunteer and Lead in Your Organization"


February 18, 2016 - Association for Talent Development (ATD), Valley of the Sun Chapter, Greater Phoenix area, AZ

1 hour session - "Make Learning a Meaningful Part of Your Business Strategy"


February 19, 2016 - Association for Talent Development (ATD), Valley of the Sun Chapter, Greater Phoenix area, AZ
Full day workshop - "Building World-Class Facilitation Skills"

February 20, 2016 - Association for Talent Development (ATD), Valley of the Sun Chapter, Greater Phoenix area, AZ
Half day leadership retreat/work session - "Engaging the Head, Heart and Hands of ATD Valley of the Sun Volunteers"


February 26, 2016 - 15th Annual Community Partners Nonprofit Conference, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

45-minute session - "Sustaining Your Own Engagement:  Self-Care for Nonprofit Leaders" 


March 1, 2016 - Edyth Bush Institute for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership, Winter Park, FL 

Full day workshop - "Building World-Class Facilitation Skills for Subject Matter Experts"


March 2, 2016 - The University of Central Florida College of Business Administration, The Exchange, Orlando, FL 

90-minute workshop - "It's So Much More Than Networking!"


March 15, 2016 - Heart for Winter Haven, Volunteer Summit 2016, Winter Haven, FL

45-minute session - "How Leaders Expand Their Reach"


March 15, 2016 - Polk County Television, County Seat of Bartow, FL
30-minute television interview - The "Writer's Den" Program with Jane Waters Thomas (click link to view interview)

March 15, 2016 - Kiwanis International, District 15 Council Meeting, Winter Haven, FL
​30-minute session - "Engaging the Present and Future of Kiwanis"


March 17, 2016 - Association for Talent Development (ATD), Greater Atlanta Chapter, Atlanta, GA

15-minute Google Hangout virtual interview (click link to view interview) 


April 11, 2016 - Golf Management Solutions, Inc., Cares and Shares Committee, The Villages, FL

60-minute session - "Engaging Yourself and Others in Cares and Shares"


April 14, 2016 - Association for Talent Development (ATD), Greater Atlanta Chapter, Atlanta, GA

1 hour session - "Engaging Hearts and Minds:  Engaging Teams, One Person at a Time"


May 5, 2016 - Wisconsin Volunteer Coordinators Association 2016 Annual Conference, Milwaukee, WI 

90-minute session - "The Leader's Role in Sustaining Volunteer Passion"


May 6, 2016 - Wisconsin Volunteer Coordinators Association 2016 Annual Conference, Milwaukee, WI

1 hour session - "Rethinking Recognition"


June 1 - 3, 2016 - Florida Prosperity Partnership Annual Training Conference, Orlando, FL

3 hour facilitated ideation/collaboration session - "Statewide Nonprofit Organization Convening"

​90-minute facilitated panel discussion - "'I Believed Six Impossible Things . . .':  Stretching Beyond Traditional Solutions"


June 4, 2016 - Florida Recreation and Parks Association (FRPA) Summer Games Training Conference, St. Cloud, FL

Four consecutive 70-minute sessions - "Follow the Leader:  Optimizing the CIT/Staff Partnership"


June 10, 2016 - Greater Orlando Organization Development (GOOD) Network, Orlando, FL

15-minute Best Practices mini-session - "CSR Salad:  When For-Profits and Non-Profits Mix Together Well" 


June 13, 2016 - Medinah Institute for Leadership and Entrepreneurship (MILE.org), Saudi Arabia/Global

​1 hour virtual session - "How Leaders Engage and Sustain Passion in Their People"


June 23, 2016 - The University of Central Florida College of Business Administration, The Exchange, Orlando, FL
​Two 1 hour sessions - "So, You Want to Change the World?:  What You Need to Know to Be a Nonprofit Leader"


June 29, 2016 - Hammersmith Management Co., Denver, CO

2.5 hour session and panel discussion - "The Rules of Engagement:  Inspiring Greater Volunteer Involvement in Your Community"


June 30, 2016 - VF Law, Fort Collins, CO

​1 hour session - "The Rules of Engagement:  Inspiring Greater Volunteer Involvement in Your Community"


July 15, 2016 - Greater Orlando Organization Development (GOOD) Network, External Consulting Community of Practice, Orlando, FL

30-minute session - "The Learner Engagement Model:  Drawing Learners In, One at a Time"


July 20, 2016 - Volunteer Wisconsin

1 hour virtual session - "Redirecting the Passion of a Volunteer"


July 20, 2016 - Association for Talent Development (ATD), National Advisors to Chapters (NAC)

1 hour virtual session - "The ABCs of Attracting and Engaging Future Leadership in Your Chapter"


September 7, 2016 - Florida Prosperity Partnership, Inc., United Way of Central Florida Stability Partners

45-minute session - "Casting a Wider Net:  Engaging Volunteers for the 2017 Tax Season"


September 22, 2016 - Association for Talent Development (ATD), Heart of Central Illinois Chapter, Peoria, IL

1 hour virtual session - "Talent Development's Role in the Leadership and Engagement Equation" 


September 23, 2016 - Council for Hotel and Restaurant Trainers (CHART) Regional Training Forum (RTF), Orlando, FL

3 hour session - "You Gotta' Talk With Your People:  The Meaningful Interactions that Deepen Engagement and Drive Performance,
​and the Role the Learning Leader Plays in Growing a Culture of Conversation"


October 4, 2016 - Florida Prosperity Partnership, Inc., Statewide Tax Convening, Lakeland, FL

45-minute session - "Engaging VITA Volunteers for the 2017 Tax Season"


October 20 and 26, 2016 - Florida Prosperity Partnership, Inc. Virtual Leadership Development Series - Session #1

45-minute virtual session - "The Discovery Conversation"


October 28, 2016 - Heart 4 Winter Haven Hunger Summit, Winter Haven, FL

90-minute facilitated convening and panel discussion - "Solving the Hunger Puzzle"  


November 4, 2016 - Florida Association of Volunteer Resource Management (FAVRM) Annual Florida Volunteer Service Conference 2016,
Tampa, FL

1 hour session - "Quality Time is Key:  Boosting Volunteer Engagement Through Coaching" 


November 10 and 18, 2016 - Florida Prosperity Partnership, Inc. Virtual Leadership Development Series - Session #2

45-minute virtual session - "Aligning Volunteers with Right Fit Roles"


November 14, 2016 - University of Central Florida Non-Profit Management Class, Professor Richard Maledecki, Orlando, FL

75-minute session - "Ten Questions with Barry Altland:  Leadership Guidance to Engage the Passion of Volunteers"


December 8, 2016 - Florida Prosperity Partnership Inc. Virtual Leadership Development Series - Session #3

45-minute session - "Everyday Leadership Practices for Engaging VITA Volunteers"


December 14, 2016 - Community Association Institute (CAI), Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter, Dallas, TX

​I hour session - "Offering the Gift of Volunteer Engagement in Your Community"


December 19, 2016 - Florida Prosperity Partnership Inc. Virtual Leadership Development Series - Session #4

45-minute session - "Providing Feedback on Performance to VITA Volunteers"


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!