2013 KACE Annual Conference Details
2013 KACE Conference
General Conference Information
When: December 4th-6th, 2013
Where: Best Building, KU-Edwards Campus, Overland Park, KS
Cost: Colleges – $150 ($125 conference fee + $25 for 2013 membership fee)
Employers – $165 ($125 conference fee + $40 for 2013 membership fee)
Graduate Students – $60 (conference only)
Retention & Career Planning, Building & Using Effective Advisory Boards, Building a Solid Internship Program (employers), International/Cultural Career Counseling, Role of Parents/Families in Career Planning, Incorporating Strengths into Career Exploration, Student Employee Recognition Programs, Using the Career Thoughts Inventory with Undecided Students, and Social Media and Technology.
You will receive a registration confirmation two weeks prior to the annual conference to confirm the details of your registration. Thank you!
Wednesday, December 4th:
12:00 p.m – 1:30 p.m.: Tour – Perceptive Software
2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: Tour – National Archives
6:00 p.m.: Dinner with KACE colleagues at the Crossroads
Thursday, December 5th:
7:30-9:00 a.m.: Conference Registration
8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m.: Breakfast
12:00-1:00 p.m.: Lunch
5:00 p.m.: Evening Meal and Entertainment at Kansas City Repertory Theatre
More details to come!
Friday, December 6th:
8:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m.: Breakfast
12:00 p.m.: Conference Closing
More details to come!
Registration and Conference Questions can be directed to June Coleman:
Payments Can be Paid via PayPal or mailed to:
1700 SW College Ave., 123 Morgan Hall
Topeka, KS 66621
Conference cancellations must be made in writing to the KACE Treasurer, James Barraclough (firstname.lastname@example.org). Cancellations received before November 10 will be refunded 100% of the registration fee. Cancellations received between November 10 – 20, 2013, will be refunded 50% of the registration fee. Cancellations received after November 20 are nonrefundable.
Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Overland Park
11400 College Boulevard, Overland Park, KS 66210
Call to make reservations (no online reservations) / Mention KACE to receive Conference rate: 913-344-8100
Double room: $69.00 (Conference rate) / includes breakfast buffet and event reception from 5-7 p.m.
Sponsorships are an important part of the success of the annual KACE Conference. Here is a list of this year’s Sponsorship Opportunities and the sponsorship payment portal.
Nominate a Colleague
Do you know one of your KACE colleagues who has been a ROCK STAR this year? Consider nominating them for a KACE award at the annual conference. Click here to submit your nomination.