Spring 2016 Conference:
Generation Z - Engaging a New Generation with New Careers
Friday, April 22, 2016
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST
Ivy Tech Marion Conference Center
261 Commerce Drive
Marion, IN 46953
We are seeking energetic and unique proposals from people within the Career Services field as well as other professionals who can lend their expertise to those of us in the field. We are encouraging everyone to submit a proposal idea, whether you are new to the event or have been involved in the past. We would like to make the most of our reserved rooms, so please make sure that your proposal is in by March 25th!
Questions about the Conference?
Contact Paul Werling (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Jaime Frey (email@example.com).
Hotel Rooms Still Available!
Comfort Suites in Marion
1345 N Baldwin Ave, Marion, IN 46952
When you call, make sure to press #2 in the menu to connect to the Front Desk to get access to the block of rooms reserved. The special conference rate is $89/room - just let them know you are with the CDPI Conference April 21-22.
Information for Submitting a Proposal
All proposals must be sent to to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 25, 2016. Please type a brief description of your topic and how it will impact the Career Services field in IN.
Topics could include, but are not limited to:
- Ways technology can be used with Gen Z
- Employers Strategies for Engaging with Students Virtually and In-Person
- Gen Z: Born into The Age of Technology
- Ad hoc, on-demand learning and development learning for Gen Z
- Savvy Technology: Use it on the Job Hunt & Finding the Perfect Candidate
Presenters are required to submit a final copy of their presentation and bio in a PC version of Power Point, which will be posted on the CDPI website. Presentations are due on or before April 21, 2016 (day before the conference).
Changes and Cancellations
Once the program schedule has been finalized, changes cannot be made. While situations may arise that might cause a presenter to cancel his/her presentation, CDPI encourages presenters to seek every possible alternative, including finding a substitute or co-presenter, prior to making a decision to withdraw from the conference.
With your suggestions we hope to make this a conference you will remember!
Erin Bruce & Sarah Wild
Program/Breakout Sessions Co-Chairs