Strategic Planning Master Class

Tuesday, June 26 at 9 a.m.
This pre-conference, half-day master class provides a deep dive into strategic planning and how to apply analysis tools to create a strategic plan. Seating is limited and separate registration is required.*

Training initiatives are most impactful when driven by business outcomes. As a core responsibility of the training manager, strategic alignment is critical for any high-performing training organization. Creating alignment starts with a plan that connects training to organizational goals and a roadmap outlining how those goals are achieved through training processes and initiatives. On the surface, creating this strategic plan appears to be a daunting task. Where do you start?

This half-day master class equips you with the processes you need to successfully create, implement and maintain a strategic plan. By emphasizing the strategic competencies defined in the Training Manager Competency Model™, this course will prepare you for your role in ensuring your training organization’s strategic plan is positioned for success.

In this master class, you will learn how to:

  • Establish a common language with which to understand strategic planning as it relates to your learning organization.
  • Conduct an environmental and gap analysis.
  • Develop a basic strategic plan, action plan and scorecard.
  • Communicate about the value and steps of your plan.
  • Conduct a planning conversation with your team and key stakeholders, using the provided concepts, tools and frameworks.



Dr. Vince Eugenio
Dr. Vince Eugenio is an accomplished talent development executive with almost 30 years of progressive experience in large complex organizations. He has held director, vice president, senior vice president, and chief learning officer roles in industries as diverse as telecommunications, financial services, staffing, information management, health care, media, non-profit and multi-family housing.Vince holds a BS in education and a MS and Ph.D. in instructional technology and adult education from Georgia State University.
Dan Menden
Dan has over twenty years of leadership experience in training, human resources and talent management, including five years as the Director of Dealer Training for a major U.S.-based motorcycle manufacturer. He has coached company executives, front line leaders, hourly employees, small business owners and other learning leaders.

*Master classes are currently only available in conjunction with your conference registration.


The Training Industry Conference & Expo (TICE) is valid for 14 PDCs for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP, and fulfills 24 CPTM recertification credit hours.