2015 KACE Conference



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KACE 2016 Conference

Oread Hotel, Lawrence, KS

November 30-December 2


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Conference fees:

college/university individual registration: $175 (includes $25 annual membership)

employer individual registration: $190 (includes $40 annual membership)

graduate student registration: $60 (conference only)

Registration is now closed.



Wednesday, December 2, 2015


1:00-2:30pm – NetSmart

3:00-4:00pm – Top Golf

5:30pm – Meet at Hotel in Lobby / Dinner Groups with KACE friends at Park Place Restaurants


Thursday, December 3, 2015


7:30-9:00am – Onsite Check-in (JCCC, Regnier Center - Capitol Federal Conference Center, first floor)

8:00am – Breakfast Begins

8:30am – 8:45am Welcome from KACE President

8:45am – 9:15am Morning Icebreaker/Introduction of new members

9:15am – 10:15am – KEYNOTE - Daniel Seddiqui

***Daniel Seddiqui is known as the World’s Most Ambitious Job Seeker, yet has been named by USA Today as the Most Rejected Person in the World. Check out Daniel's new website and this brief video for a preview!

10:15am – 10:30am Break

10:30am – 11:30am Breakout Session

11:45am – 1:15pm Lunch/Business Meeting

1:30pm – 2:30pm Breakout Session

2:30pm – 2:45pm Break

2:45pm – 4:00pm – Roundtable/Unconference

4:30pm – Meet in Hawthorn Suites Lobby (Directions/Maps)

5:15pm - Dinner: The Dubliner

7:00pm - Evening Entertainment: SantaLand Diaries (Kansas City Repertory Theatre Copaken Stage) (parking instructions)

***NOTICE: You must register before November 6th to reserve SantaLand Diaries tickets.


Friday, December 4, 2015

8:30am – 9:00am – Breakfast (JCCC, Regnier Center - Capitol Federal Conference Center, first floor)

9:00am – 10:00am – KEYNOTE – Patti Phillips

***Patti Phillips is CEO of the National Association of Collegiate Women Athletics Administrators (NACWAA). View Patti's TEDx.

10:00am – 10:15pm – Break

10:15am – 11:15am – Breakout/Panel

11:15am – 11:30am – Conference wrap-up


Hotel Accommodations

Hawthorn Suites Executive Village

11400 College Blvd., Overland Park, KS


Group code: JCCC KACE

Deadline to reserve rooms: November 8, 2015

$69.00 per night