CMED 2021 Agenda At-A-Glance

November 2nd-4th, 2021 – Virtual Online (All times are Eastern US Time Zone)

Date Start End Description
TU
11/2
10:00 AM 10:30 AM Opening and Welcome
Brandi Plunkett, Executive Director, Center for Executive Development, Texas A&M University
Paul Heroman, Associate Director, Executive Education, Indiana University
10:30 AM 11:30 AM Opening Keynote (K1) Trends in Learning and Development
Noah Rabinowitz,
Chief Learning Officer, Intel 
11:45 AM 12:45 PM Concurrent Sessions:
[Voice of the Customer] (1A) Changing Needs of Large Corporations
Panel of L&D Leaders
[Digital Teaching & Learning] (1B) Teaching the Google Generation
Janet Staker Woerner, PhD, Program Director Professional Development Outreach, University of Wisconsin-Madison
1:00 PM 1:45 PM Q&A with Award Nominees
2:00 PM 3:00 PM Keynote (K2) Future of Work and Impact of Professional Development
Daniel Rundhaug, PhD, Executive Director – Institute for Professional Excellence (IPEx), Davenport University
3:30 PM 4:30 PM Concurrent Sessions:
[Voice of the Customer] (2A) Changing Needs of Mid-Size and Regional Companies
Panel of L&D Leaders
[Digital Teaching & Learning] (2B) Effective Business Simulations
Roy Hinton, Associate Dean (retired), Executive Education, George Mason University
5:00 PM 6:00 PM Networking with the Purpose
WD
11/3
8:30 AM 9:45 AM Keynote (K3) The Future of Lifelong and Executive Education
Andrew Crisp, Cofounder CarringtonCrisp
10:00 AM 11:00 AM Concurrent Sessions:
[Strategies] (3A) Creating Flexible Learning Solutions
Wendy Fritz, Director, Learning Design, Development & Innovation, Continuing Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison
[Digital Teaching & Learning] (3B) Designing Digital Wellness Certification
Jessica Scott, Director, PowerEDTM, Athabasca University
Amy Blankson, CEO of Fearless Positivity, Cofounder of the Digital Wellness Institute
11:00 AM 11:45 AM Partner’s Expo
12:00 PM 12:45 PM Keynote (K4) Team Dynamics in a Hybrid Workplace Environment
Ellen Burts-Cooper, PhD, senior managing partner of Improve Consulting and Training Group
3:00 PM 4:00 PM Concurrent Sessions:
[Strategies] (4A) Emerging Business Models and Creative Staffing Solutions
Panel of Center Leaders
[Trends] (4B) Badging and Micro Credentials Trends
Peter Janzow, Vice President, Business Development, Credly
Stephen Murgatroyd, PhD, Director of Futures Leadership for Change, Collaborative Media Group
5:00 PM 6:00 PM Optional Networking
TH
11/4
10:00 AM 11:00 AM Concurrent Sessions:
[Strategies] (5A) Building Long-Lasting Partnerships with Other Institutions and Providers
Panel of Center Leaders
[Trends] (5B) Evolution of Corporate Learning: How to Meet Needs of Learners
Panel of L&D Leaders; Facilitator: Erin Erwin, Senior Partner Success Executive, Intrepid Learning
11:15 AM 12:15 PM Concurrent Sessions:
[Trends] (6A) New Challenges in Leadership and Management Development
Paul Slaggert, Director of Open Enrollment Programs, Executive Education, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University
Terry Wolfe, Executive Director, Open Enrollment and Custom Programs, Executive Education, Marshall School of Business,
University of Southern California
[Custom Program Development] (6B) Effective Corporate Edication Needs Analysis
Tim Ziakis, Director, Higher Education Partnerships, North America, Center for Creative Leadership
12:30 PM 1:00 PM 1:1 Meetings with Mentors
1:15 PM 2:15 PM Concurrent Sessions in Cohorts:
[Trends] (7A) Keeping Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in focus for your Center and Programming in a Post-COVID Marketplace
Nicholas Hamilton-Archer, Executive Director of Executive Education, Carnegie Mellon University
[Strategies] (7B) Effective Approaches to a Long-Term Customer Engagement
Panel of Center Leaders
[Custom Program Development] (7C) AI-Driven Virtual Practice Makes Real Impact
Speakers TBA
2:30 PM 3:30 PM Keynote (K5) Happiness and the Culture of Abundance
Raj Raghunathan, PhD, Professor of Marketing, McCombs School of Business, The University of Texas at Austin
3:30 PM 4:00 PM Award Ceremony
Conference Awards Committee
4:00 PM 4:30 PM Conference Closing
Brandi Plunkett, Executive Director, Center for Executive Development, Texas A&M University
Paul Heroman, Associate Director, Executive Education, Indiana University
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