What you need to know

PERKS is coming back to Chicago! PERKS Chicago is going to be a bigger and better immersive showcase designed to make you imagine all the things that are possible for your employees. Join us for the full experience expo or as a VIP (more details below).

What can you expect?

We offer a packed full expo experience of different perks, amenities, services and benefits to take the guesswork and research off your hands (see types of companies who attend and exhibit and our PERKS page).
Our format is fun and engaging, and offers ample opportunity for networking with peers and getting new ideas (see photo gallery).
VIP ticket holders get full access to the expo experiences, but also have opportunities to take breaks throughout the day to workshop, get fit, meditate and more.

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Expo Full Experience Pass Ticket Holders Get

    • The main event floor and expo hall for the best in employee services
    • Free spa services
    • Sample food and snacks
    • Happy hour
    • Beats by DJ Big Bear
    • Free giveaways,  and more!

Want More? VIP Ticket Holders Get

    • All of the above!
    • Yoga, meditation & fitness classes
    • Workshops dedicated to the employee experience
    • >> View the VIP Agenda (details coming soon!)

The Venue: The Geraghty

The Geraghty was built to be completely customizable to inspire innovation and to allow event designers to create captivating experiences with flawless execution. Noted event designer Tom Kehoe, honors the lifetime of inspiration he received from his mother, Mickey Geraghty Kehoe, by naming The Geraghty in her memory. The Geraghty offers 25,000 sq. feet of space to find your next perk!

Get HRCI® and SHRM Credits After you Attend

For those in need of HRCI credits, all attendees are eligible to receive recertification credit hours toward a aPHR™, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi™ and SPHRi™ recertification through HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®). PERKS will send your activity ID after you attend to submit your credits to hrci.org.

In addition, PERKS is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®. This program is valid for PDCs for the SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP® and more details will be sent to you after you attend. For more information about certification or recertification in the meantime, please visit www.shrmcertification.org.