2016 Spring Conference Schedule

8:00 – 9:00Onsite registration, light breakfast and networking
9:00 - 9:45Welcome Remarks and Opening Session: Positive Psychology, Michelle Shaw, Ball State University and Sean Southern, Indiana University
9:45 - 10:45Securing Your Personal and Professional Life, Julie Phealon, Eli Lilly and Company; Kevin Scott, National Government Services, Inc.; Deb Howell, Ball State University
10:45 - 11:00Break
11:00 - 11:30Telling Your Authentic Story, Amy Hershman, SLED East Central Business Development Manager, Cisco Systems
11:30 - NoonSpeed Networking – Get ready for this fun and effective way to meet people in a low pressure, high energy way.
Noon - 12:45Lunch – 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
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
Option E: Unconference Session #3
Option F: Unconference Session #4
3:30 - 4:00Closing Keynote, Ashley Vukovits, Chief Financial Officer at Interactive Intelligence
4:00 - 4:15Wrap-up and Final Drawing for Prizes
4:15 - 5:00Final networking