Conference Schedule

Thursday, November 23
4 pm – 8 pm Registration/Help Desk Open
6 pm – 7 pm Reception
7 pm – 7:45 pm Opening Ceremonies
7:45 pm – 8:45 pm Opening Keynote – Crystal Flaman
8:45 pm – 9:30 pm Start With Why Dialogue
Friday, November 24
8 am – 4 pm Registration/Help Desk Open
8 am – 9 am Breakfast
9 am – 10:15 am Morning Keynote – Cliff Prang
10:15 am – 10:30 am Nutrition Break
10:30 am – 11:15 am Concurrent Session 1
101 Enhance Your Communication Skills
102 Achieving Goals: How and Why
103 The Ultimate Balancing Act: Being Involved and Avoiding Student Leader Fatigue
104 With Authenticity We Lead
11:15 am – 11:30 am Transition Time
11:30 am – 12:15 pm Concurrent Session 2
201 Share Your Story: Being a Mental Health Ally in Post-Secondary Institutions
202 UFV Lead
203 Grit Grind
204 The Six Capacities to Lead Initiatives
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm Lunch
1:15 pm – 1:30 pm Energizer
1:30 pm – 2:15 pm Concurrent Session 3
301 Tackling Wellness with UFV Campus Rec
302 The Power of Friendship and Connecting with Others
303 Leadership and Disruption: Creating Innovation on Our Campuses
304 Brand New You: Take Charge of Your Personal Brand
2:15 pm – 2:30 pm Nutrition Break
2:30 pm – 3:15 pm Concurrent Session 4
401 How to Achieve Psychological Safety
402 The Importance of Purpose
403 Leadership, Compassion, and Resilience – Why Leaders Don’t Give Up In The Face of Adversity
404 In This Together
405 Good Governance – Best Practices on How to Lead Your Team
3:15 pm – 3:45 pm Debrief & Reflection
3:45 pm – 9:00 pm Free Time
9:00 pm – 12:00 am Swag Swap Social
Saturday, November 25
9:00 am – 4:00 pm Registration/Help Desk Open
9:30 am – 11:30 am Refreshment Table
10:00 am – 11:00 am Featured Human – Darren Blakeborough
11:00 am – 11:15 am Transition Time
11:15 am – 12:00 pm Concurrent Session 5
501 Why You Need To Take More Time Off
502 Building a High-Performance Organization From The Inside Out
503 Finding Your Passion Through Leadership
504 Leading Through the UN’s 17 SDG’s
505 The Golden Circle
12 pm – 1 pm Lunch
1 pm – 1:15 pm Energizer
1:15 pm – 2:00 pm Concurrent Session 6
601 Mental Health: The Power of Music and the Mind
602 How to Work Effectively with Your Student Development Staff
603 The Happiness of Pursuit
604 Difference as Power
605 #ItCanHappenHere
2:00 pm – 2:15 pm Nutrition Break
2:15 pm – 3:00 pm Featured Human – TBD
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Debrief & Reflection
3:30 pm – 6:00 pm Free Time
6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Closing Banquet