2016 Conference Schedule

8:00 – 9:00Onsite registration – light breakfast and networking
9:00 - 9:10Welcome Remarks
9:10 - 9:50Opening Session: Positive Psychology, Michelle Shaw, Ball State University and Sean Southern, Indiana University
9:50 - 10:50Securing Your Personal and Professional Life, Prosy S Nalweyiso, KPMG; Joyce Stout, Eli Lilly and Company; Kevin Scott, National Government Services, Inc.; Deb Howell, Ball State University
10:50 - 11:10Break
11:10 - 11:25News You Can Use, Kirsten Smith, CICS
11:25 - NoonSpeed Networking – Get ready for this fun and effective way to meet people in a low pressure, high energy way.
Noon - 1:00Lunch – soup, salad, sandwich buffet
1:00 - 3:30 (Optional) Career Workshop: Personal Branding and Marketing, by Mike Johnson
Attendees may choose this workshop in place of the two breakout sessions. This workshop provides an overview and working application of a personal career development process, whether developing your career with an existing company or focusing on career shift.

Additional registration required. Limited seats available.
1:00 - 2:00Breakout Session #1
Option A: Social Media, Peggy Cenova, ISBDC
Option B: Unconference Session #1
Option C: Unconference Session #2
2:00 - 2:30Break and Snack – make your way to your next session
2:30 - 3:30Breakout Session #2
Option D: Social Media, Peggy Cenova, ISBDC
Option E: Unconference Session #3
Option F: Unconference Session #4
3:30 - 4:00Closing Keynote: Inspired Giving – How to Enrich Your Life by Giving Back to Others, Ashley Vukovits, Interactive Intelligence
4:00 - 4:15Wrap-up and Final Drawing for Prizes
4:15 - 5:00Final networking