MEETINGS & EVENTS

Schedule

Tuesday, February 13

4:00PM
5:15PM
Opening General Session: Good is the New Cool - How Business Can be a Force for Good

Prepare to be inspired by Afdhel Aziz, Award-Winning Marketing Innovation Expert, and learn about the power of conscious marketing and how business can be a force for good by balancing profit with the needs of their consumers and communities. Hear insights into successful companies, such as Adidas, Warby Parker and Zappos, who are revolutionizing business by “doing well by doing good.” 

Thought-provoking principles from Aziz's book "Good is the New Cool" like "Think Citizens Not Consumers," "People are the New Media" and "Don’t Advertise, Solve Problems'' will help businesses future-proof for the Millennial and Gen-Z generations of conscious consumers as well as attract the best employee talent who are drawn to organizations where they can do meaningful work.

Speakers

Name: 
Afdhel Aziz
Job Title: 
Award-Winning Marketing Innovation Expert

Wednesday, February 14

9:00AM
10:00AM
General Session: Coffee on the Quad

Grab a seat and get ready to learn! Treat yourself to an eclectic array of topics from passionate industry players. Each student housing geek, technician or innovator hops up on the soapbox, armed with 20 slides that advance automatically every 20 seconds, getting to the point, fast! Join us for some humor, entertainment and passionate storytelling.

What I Learned About Customer Service Working for Disney by Larry Berry

Tools for Trainers: Financial Literacy in Five Minutes by Jonathan Bove

Reputation Matters by Alexandra Jackiw

What I Learned from the Rainbow Cheetahs about Training Adults by Dan Oltersdorf

Serving Today's College Students Through Partnership by Anne Stark

24-Hour Turn - It Can Be Done by Michael Trendota

Bilateral Leasing by Lisa Trosien

Speakers

Name: 
Larry Berry
Job Title: 
Guest Services Manager
Company: 
The Walt Disney Company (Formerly)
Name: 
Jonathan Bove
Job Title: 
Vice President, Business Development & Consulting Services
Company: 
Landmark Properties
Name: 
Alexandra Jackiw
Job Title: 
President
Company: 
Milhaus Management
Name: 
Dan Oltersdorf
Job Title: 
Senior Vice President and Chief Learning Officer
Company: 
Campus Advantage
Name: 
Anne Stark
Job Title: 
Director of Residence Life and Education
Company: 
University of Central Florida
Name: 
Michael Trendota
Job Title: 
Chief Operating Officer
Company: 
Varsity Properties, Inc.
Name: 
Lisa Trosien
Job Title: 
President
Company: 
ApartmentExpert.com
4:00PM
5:00PM
Closing General Session: Unleash your Inner Tyrant

Humorist & Author, Jeff Havens, will make you laugh your way to new insights on the type of leader you want to be and how best to get there—communicating better, inspiring innovation and creating a culture where people are eager to improve. Covering four main areas of leadership—corporate culture, management/employee relations, crisis management and change management—Havens' content and research-rich session will energize you while providing invaluable and unforgettable training.

Speakers

Name: 
Jeff Havens
Job Title: 
Humorist & Author
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