TOC Annual Institute – Preconference and Welcome event

Amy Neubelt

You don’t want to miss the TOC Annual Institute in the City of Brotherly Love! Join TOC for the Preconference Workshops on Sunday, April 28 from 1-4 pm at the Double Tree Hotel in Philadelphia, PA. Click on this link to learn more about the workshops and presenters. 12:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. TOC AI Registration Desk Operating Hours 1:00 … Read More

#TOCAI24 Opening Keynote


On Monday, April 29, we are pleased to announce our TOC Annual Institute Opening Keynote, Joe Urbanski! Kick-off #TOCAI24 with us while Joe shares how to Transform Your Training Culture. Read more about this engaging session. Make sure you add it to your schedule too! Transform Your Training Culture Join this high-energy and enlightening workshop to explore how VPs, directors, … Read More

Announcing Our Preconference Workshops


Looking for a way to enhance your Annual Institute experience? Join us early on Sunday, April 28 to participate in one of our exciting preconference workshops! Read below to learn more about the options. Don’t forget to register for the Annual Institute! These sessions are included in the registration for any TOC Annual Institute registered participants (including those with 2023-2024 … Read More

Honoring TOC’s History


Staff Sergeant Spencer Logan TOC has a diverse history, while some documentation remains limited prior to 1986. However, we are proud to celebrate the legacy of Spencer Logan, an executive board member and TOC chair from 1970-1971.  Staff Sergeant Spencer Logan worked for the Department of Army and retired from the National Institutes of Health. We do know he was … Read More

Discuss: Unlocking Modern Learning Technologies

Amy Neubelt

  Join us for an engaging 90-minute session that delves into the transformative world of modern learning technologies. In this dynamic exploration, we’ll introduce you to the latest advancements reshaping learning and development (L&D) and provide a glimpse into how these technologies are making learning more accessible, engaging, and effective. Potential Agenda: Introduction (10 minutes): Understand the impact of modern … Read More

And the #TOCAI24 Theme is…

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Thank you to all who got creative and submitted a theme for our 2024 Annual Institute Theme Contest. There were many great options – it was so difficult to choose that we combined 2 winning ideas! We are happy to announce the winners of the theme contest for the AI, April 28 – May 1, 2024, are Wayne Ross and … Read More

Annual Institute Call for Proposals


Do you have experience and expertise that could benefit your colleagues? Why not share them with your peers as a presenter at TOC’s Annual Institute? We invite you to share with the TOC community your experiences, tools, skills, and insights on relevant topics in training and human capital in the federal government. The Annual Institute Program Committee invites you to … Read More

Deep Dive: L&D Measurement Mystery (In Person Event)

Amy Neubelt

  How do we measure training and learning’s contribution to human and business performance? Is there evidence for the impact of training? What are credible facts for learning effectiveness? These are difficult questions to answer but difficult does not mean impossible. There is an answer! Join Kevin M. Yates, the L&D Detective, as he solves a measurement mystery. Working alongside … Read More

Discuss: Playful Pathways: A Game-Based Approach for Team Excellence

Amy Neubelt

  Regardless of sector or industry, building cohesive and high-performing teams sits high on the list of training and development priorities. So how can play boost our training programs’ efficacy toward enhancing essential interpersonal skills? Surprisingly, games serve as an ideal tool for experiential learning because they foster stronger connections and allow teams to practice communication and collaboration skills! In … Read More