Frequently Asked Questions

Everything you need to know about Workhuman Live Online!



Event Info

What is Workhuman Live Online?

Workhuman Live Online is a half-day virtual event that brings the latest and greatest in organizational research and practices to help you pioneer the human workplace.

This is the game changer of virtual conferences where humans of all kinds – HR practitioners and leaders, executives, academics, researchers, advocates, and industry thought leaders – can drop their armor and learn about what matters to the future of work and the world.

Join us for bold thinking and innovative ideas as we examine the technology and forces influencing the employee experience in the digital world today. Learn from top HR executives as they share their tips on getting employee engagement, performance, and development right!

To protect the health and safety of our customers, community members, and associates, Workhuman Live Online remains a broadcast experience offering unique and inspiring content to help you succeed through today’s turmoil.

What is the date of the Workhuman Live Online?

This May’s event will take place on two dates to accommodate the needs and time zones of our global audiences. You may choose the event date that best suits your needs:

  • Americas: May 18, 2021, 12 noon – 4:15 p.m. ET
  • Europe: 20 May, 2021, 11 a.m. – 3:15 p.m. GMT

How much will it cost to attend?

Workhuman Live Online is complimentary to all attendees.

What time zone will the event be delivered in?

The official broadcast will be aligned to our global audience needs across two different dates:

  • Americas Event on May 18, 2021 starting at 12 noon Eastern Time (ET)
  • Europe Event on 20 May, 2021 starting at 11 a.m. Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)

Can I engage with other attendees during the broadcast and ask live questions?

Chat functionality and live Q&A will be available during select sessions throughout the event to engage with other attendees and speakers.

Additionally, we encourage you to also be part of the conversation online using the hashtag #WHLive2021 on your preferred social media channel.

Can I earn continuing education credits/hours by attending?

Yes! Workhuman Live Online is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®.

"This program is valid for four (4) PDCs for the SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit"

Will closed captioning be available in the broadcast?

Yes, closed captioning will be available for all sessions throughout the event and all event replays.

What languages will be supported at Workhuman Live Online?

The broadcast will be held in English.

Will content be recorded and available after the broadcast?

Select sessions including our Live Desk broadcast with Cy Wakeman and Keynote address with Adam Grant are exclusive to the event day only.

The majority of breakout session content will be available for on-demand viewing following the event. An email will go out with the link to the complete broadcast recording the day after the event, so you can view the recorded content at your own pace, from anywhere.

Who do I contact for more information?

Please email our team with any questions:


How do I register for Workhuman Live Online?

Click here to register for Americas.

Click here to register for Europe.

Can other humans from my company join as well?

Yes! We encourage you to share Workhuman Live with your colleagues. If you would like someone to view the broadcast, we invite them to register for the event to gain access and build their personalized agenda for the day.

Join the Live Event

How do I view the event?

The digital event platform, which will launch when the "virtual doors" open at 12:00 p.m. on May 18 for the Americas and 11:00 a.m. GMT on 20 May for Europe, is where you’ll join #WHLive2021.

You can access the event by logging into the platform using the email and password you created at the time of registration.

What kind of software will be required to view the broadcast?

Rainfocus is the digital event platform for this event. It will be web-based, so all you will need is a device (e.g. Computer) and an internet connection.

Recommended: Windows or MacOS, Chrome browser, wired internet connection, for best results.

Does it matter what device I use for viewing?

No. We recommend a desktop, laptop, or mobile device for the best experience.

Technical Support

What if something’s not working (e.g. Cannot access broadcast, error message, etc.)?

To get the most from your Workhuman Live Online experience, we recommend the following:

  • Close any background applications
  • Use a Google Chrome browser
  • Use a wired internet connection
  • Use Wi-Fi when on a mobile/tablet device
  • Disconnect from any VPNs

Still experiencing trouble?

If you continue to have issues, our customer service team is available during event hours. Send any questions or concerns to:

Join the conversation using #WHLIVE2021

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