Vantage Leadership Continues Tradition of Presenting at SIOP Annual conference

We are excited to announce that we will have four speakers and a booth at the 2024 SIOP Annual Conference, taking place in the firm’s hometown of Chicago.

The 39th Annual SIOP Conference takes place April 17 – 20, 2024 at Hyatt Regency, Chicago. As excitement builds for this year’s gathering, we are honored to once again share insights with talented professionals, thought leaders, and enthusiasts in the field of industrial-organizational psychology in the vibrant city of Chicago. Here is everything you need to know ahead of this year’s event



Title: Invited: Promoting SIOP Volunteer Leadership: Lessons From the Trenches
Vantage: Eileen Linnabery, Ph. D. (Panelist)
When: Thursday-April 18 at 1:00 P.M.
Where: Hyatt Grand Hall I

 In this interactive session, authors will use an appreciative inquiry approach to focus on participants’ successful experiences to guide discussion and develop best practices. They invite a wide variety of attendees to join the conversation on how they can contribute to SIOP as volunteers or leaders.

Title: Strategic 360 Feedback: What Has Changed in Five Years?
Vantage: Keith Goudy, Ph.D. (Panelist)
When: Thursday-April 18 at 2:00 P.M.
Where: Hyatt Grand Hall L

This session gathers chapter authors of The Handbook of Strategic 360 Feedback (Church et al., 2019) to explore ways 360 feedback has evolved. Panelists discuss changes in their thinking during the last five years since the book was published including emerging trends such as AI, ratingless reviews, and other innovative practices.

Title: High Impact Coaching Techniques: Successes From the Front Lines
Vantage: Amanda Bell, Ph. D. (Facilitator) & Lacey Savage, Psy. D. (Panelist)
When: Friday-April 19 at 2:00 P.M.
Where: Hyatt Ball Room EF

A panel of diverse practitioners across I-O, clinical, and business backgrounds will share their most impactful coaching techniques and use practical storytelling to demonstrate their effectiveness. Critical incidents, theoretical background, and in the moment consulting in response to a series of discussion questions will inspire the audience to experiment with new tools in coaching.


Title: I-Os in the Wild: Getting the Most Out of Your Local I-O Professional Group
Vantage: Eileen Linnabery, Ph. D. (Panelist)
Where: Friday-April 19 at 5:00 P.M.
When: Hyatt Grand Hall K

Four panelists will share their perspective on growing and supporting local I-O professional groups, speaking on the topics of founding a new group, connecting global groups, and sustaining groups for the long-term. This alternative session primarily uses audience polling and an open-discussion format, aiming to gain input from the audience to better understand what they want most from their local groups. 


In addition to featuring four speakers at this year’s conference, Vantage will have a booth fully staffed to
meet and greet fellow attendees interested in learning more about the firm. Visit us at booth 329, located in the 300 aisle of the exhibition hall, near the food court. 


Millennium Park

Located in the heart of downtown, Millennium Park is home to “The Bean”, tranquil gardens, rock climbing, public art exhibitions and much more.

Art Institute of Chicago

One of the oldest and largest museums in the the US, the Art Institute of Chicago’s 300,000 piece collection spans centuries and countries. 


Enjoy a picturesque stroll along the Chicago river. Journey from city to lakefront while enjoying expansive view’s of Chicago’s iconic architecture.

Navy Pier

Navy Pier stands on the shores of Lake Michigan, entertaining visitors with its Ferris wheel, attractions, and panoramic views of the city skyline.

Lincoln Park

A blend of nature and culture, Lincoln Park is home to botanical gardens, nature museums, walkways, beaches and of course, Lincoln Park Zoo.

Chicago Theatre

 Acclaimed productions from Broadway hits to avant-garde shows, Chicago’s theatre scene promises an unforgettable cultural experience.