Annual Summer Drive-In Workshop

KACE SUMMER DRIVE IN CONFERENCE (1) General Event Information

Together We Lead

Registration:

This event is open to any career services staff member or employer. You do not need to be a KACE member to attend.

***Register by July 17th to participate in the Work Style Inventory and Problem Solving Style assessments and discussion provided by CARR.

After you register, you will receive an email with payment information or you can return here to pay.

Register now! Registration closes July 28th, 5:00 p.m.

When: Thursday, August 3, 2017

Where: Metropolitan Community College: Business & Technology Campus (1775 Universal Avenue, Kansas City, MO)

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Cost:  $50 / person (Drive-in only) | $65 / person (Drive-in and Breakout KC team building activity)

Attire: business casual

Workshop Agenda:

  • 8:00 - 8:30 -- Registration and Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30 - 8:45 – Welcome: Dr. Ryan Meador, Dean of Student Development at MCC
  • 8:45 - 10:15 – Amanda Cebula from Kansas Leadership Center (more information to come)
    • What if everyone in your organization treated leadership as an activity, not a position? Amanda Cebula examines that possibility through the lessons learned by the Kansas Leadership Center. She’ll discuss how creating leaders who are willing to experiment can help organizations reach their goals.
  • 10:15 - 10:30 – Break
  • 10:30 - 12:00 -- CARR Assessment Reading and Round Table Discussions on Stylistic Tendencies as a Leader, Emotional Intelligence, and Strategic Vision
    • Work Style Inventory and Problem Solving Style assessment will be emailed to you. You must complete both no later than July 21st.
  • 12:00 - 1:00 – Lunch
  • 1:00 - 1:30 – Student Leadership and Career Readiness Directed Discussion: Polly Matteson and Tatia Shelton
  • 1:30 - 2:30 – Creating Future Leaders: Internship Development Program – Erin Christensen, University of Missouri, Kansas City
  • 2:30 - 2:45 – Closing – Dismissal
  • 2:45 - 3:30 – Travel to Breakout KC
  • 3:30 - 4:30 – Team Building Activity at Breakout KC Escape Room (must pre-register): 114 W 3rd St #102, Kansas City, MO 64105
  • 5:00 - 6:00 – Informal Optional Happy Hour at Harry's Country Club: 112 Missouri Avenue, Kansas City, MO