Wednesday October 26

9:45am -1pm Pre-Conference Workshop: Emerging Leaders:  Building Influence and Relationships through Clear Conversations
Rose Island
1:15- 2:45

Welcome and Keynote: Higher Education and Employability: New Models for Integrating Study and Work
Rose Island

  • Peter Stokes, Managing Director, Huron Consulting 
2:45-3:00 Break and Raffle with Exhibitors
3:00-4:00  Concurrent A
4:00-4:15 Break and Raffle with Exhibitors 
4:15-5:15 Concurrent B
5:30-6:30 Reception
Marble Room

Thursday October 27

8:00-8:45 Breakfast                                                                                                   

Keynote: Changing Lives in a Changing World

  • Jay Vogt, Founder, Peoplesworth 
10:00-10:30 Break and Raffle with Exhibitors
10:30-11:30 Concurrent C

Newport History: Welcome To Newport: The Long and Colorful History of the City By The Sea

  • Anita Rafael   

Awards Lunch with UPCEA National Leaders 

  • Bob Hansen, CEO, UPCEA
  • Alice Warren, President, UPCEA and Vice Provost for Continuing Education, McKimmon Center for Extension and Continuing Education, North Carolina State University  
1:45-2:45 Concurrent D
3:00-4:00 Concurrent E  
4:00-4:15 Break and Raffle with Exhibitors 
4:15-5:15 Concurrent F
5:30-7:00 Reception with Raffle 
Reception at Ochre Court, Salve Regina University, 16 Ochre Point Ave, Newport, RI 

Friday October 28

8:00-8:45 Breakfast 

General Session: Diversity in Your Strategy: Why it Matters

  • John LaBrie, Principal and Founding Dean, Northeastern University Toronto
10:00-10:30 Break with Exhibitors and Hotel Check Out
10:30 -11:30 Concurrent G 
11:30 -1:00pm Lunch, Upcoming Events, Drawing
1:30-2:30 2017 Planning Committee Meeting
For Conference Planning Committee members and those interested in joining the 2017 committee 




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