Guy Raz, Host of “How I Built This” Podcast, to Emcee OPTIMA 2020, the Second-Annual Talent Optimization Conference

Super Early-Bird Registration for OPTIMA Extended to February 21st

BOSTON, Mass – February 18, 2020 –The Predictive Index, the leader in talent optimization, announced that the second-annual talent optimization conference, OPTIMA 2020, will be emceed by the renowned Guy Raz at the Boston Sheraton on October 14-16, 2020. At OPTIMA, more than 1,500 business leaders will learn actionable, best-in-class strategies to design, hire, engage, and expertly manage teams to peak performance.


Guy Raz to Emcee OPTIMA 2020

Guy Raz, host and co-creator of podcast “How I Built This”—heard by 14 million people each month around the world—will bring to life what it takes to build a successful talent strategy and the building blocks attendees can use to construct a more successful organization with talent optimization. 

“Who better to emcee OPTIMA than Guy Raz, who uncovers the powerful journeys of the world’s most successful innovators and business leaders,” said Mike Zani, CEO of The Predictive Index. “These journeys share a common thread: a deliberate focus on building the dream teams needed to create movements that stand the test of time.”


Speak at OPTIMA

The call for speakers for OPTIMA 2020 is now open! To take the stage with world-renowned speakers like Guy Raz, tell us why your experience as a talent optimization leader would make you a good fit to speak at OPTIMA 2020. Submit a speaking proposal. 



OPTIMA is the leading talent optimization conference—hosted by The Predictive Index—taking place October 14–16, 2020 in Boston, MA. OPTIMA is attended by 1500+ business leaders, HR strategists, and management consultants from around the world. Attendees walk away with best-in-class strategies for designing, hiring, and inspiring high-performing teams—and capitalizing on people data—to maximize productivity and achieve real business results. OPTIMA 2019 sponsors included AE Herman Associates LLC, Benson Executive Search, Bose, Bowling Green State University, Clear Company, Drift, HRNX, Lola, Pavestep, Seescape Systems, Vistage, and Zillion. Learn more and register for OPTIMA 2020 at https://www.optimaconference.com/.


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Jennifer Moebius

The Predictive Index