2017 National Leadership Academy Schedule

Courtyard Boston Downtown

March 3 - 5, 2017

 

**Schedule is tentative and subject to change. This will be updated as we finalize our speakers.**

 

ERG Leadership Symposium

 

Friday, March 3, 2017

 

10:00 am - 10:30 am

Registration and Networking

Theater Ballroom

11:00 am - 11:30 am

Welcome

Fabian DeRozario, NAAAP National President & CEO

Cyndy Yu Robinson, NAAAP National Executive Director

Theater Ballroom

11:30 am - 11:50 am

Opening Remarks: “Championing the Cause for ERGs”

Farzana Nayani, NAAAP National Director of ERG Relations

Theater Ballroom

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Session 1: Executive Luncheon Panel: “Championing Your ERG Vision”

Theater Ballroom

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Networking Break

Theater Ballroom

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Session 2: Panel: “Diversity Leaders and ERG Managers”

Theater Ballroom

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Networking Break

Theater Ballroom

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Session 3: Panel: “Best Practices from ERG Leaders”

Theater Ballroom

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Session 4: Small Group Breakout Sessions on Action Planning

Theater Ballroom

4:45 pm - 5:00 pm

Summary and Next Steps

Theater Ballroom

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

National Leadership Academy Welcome Reception

6:00 PM Registration and Check-In

7:00 PM Speakers and Entertainment

Note: Light hors d'oeuvres will be served.

Empire Ballroom

National Leadership Academy Programming

Friday, March 3, 2017

 

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Check In & Registration

Empire Ballroom

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

National Leadership Academy Welcome Reception

Note: Light hors d'oeuvres will be served.

Please have dinner prior to reception.

Empire Ballroom

Saturday, March 4, 2017

 

7:30 am - 8:15 am

Breakfast and Networking

Theater Ballroom

8:10 am - 8:15 am

Announcements

Lisa Thai, National Leadership Academy Director

Theater Ballroom

8:15 am - 8:35 am

Opening Remarks

Theater Ballroom

8:35 am - 8:45 am

State of NAAAP

NAAAP National Executive Officers

Theater Ballroom

8:45 am - 9:00 am

Break

Theater Ballroom

9:00 am - 10:15 am

Session 1: Building Leaders

Theater Ballroom

10:15 am - 10:30 am

Break

 

10:30 am -12:00 pm

Session 2: Building Sponsors

Theater Ballroom

12:00 am - 1:00 pm

Lunch

Theater Ballroom

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Session 3: Building Teams: Leadership Simulation

Theater Ballroom

2:30 pm – 2:45 pm

Break

Theater Ballroom

2:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Session 4: Building Members

Theater Ballroom

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Break

Theater Ballroom

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Presidents’ Council

Ben Hum, NAAAP Presidents’ Council Chairman

Lori Chen, NAAAP Presidents’ Council Vice Chair

Required Attendees: All Chapter Presidents

Theater Ballroom

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Free Time / Networking

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Dinner – on your own

 

On your own

Sunday, March 5, 2017

9:00 am - 9:30 am

Breakfast

Theater Ballroom

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Bootcamp Session 1

Theater Ballroom

11:00 am - 12: 00 pm

Bootcamp Session 2

Theater Ballroom

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Closing Announcements, Thank yous, and Photos

Theater Ballroom

12:30 pm

End Of Academy / Lunch (Optional)

Restaurant TBD