Wednesday, November 4, 2015

  •  8:30 am – 11:30 am – Executive Board meeting (Grand Central, Room 118 Metropolis)
  • 10:00 am – 4:00 pm – Check in (Registration desk-Lobby Metropolis)
  • 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm – Vendor Set Up
  • 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm – Issues and Trends in Wisconsin (Meeting rooms)
    • Wisconsin Technical College System   (Metro B)
    • University of Wisconsin System   (Skybox B – full group)
      • Registrar (Metro C after breakout)
      • Admissions (Metro D after breakout)
    • Wisconsin Independent Colleges and Universities  (Metro A)
  • 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm – Refreshment Break (Monkey in the Middle)
  • 2:45 pm – 4:00 pm – Opening Session – Michael Perry (Skybox B, Second Floor Metropolis)
  • 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm – New Members Social (Skybox A, Second Floor Metroplis)
  • 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm – Vendor Social – Appetizers and tasting available (Action City, Monkey in the Middle)
  • 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm – Entertainment in Action City – go carts, laser tag, climbing wall, mini bowling
  • 5:30 pm – midnight– Shuttle service available to those going to dinner on own
  • 8:00 pm – midnight – Off-site Social – (The Livery) – Sponsored by Credentials Solutions

Thursday, November 5, 2015

  • 7:00 am – 8:00 am Breakfast (Skybox B, Second Floor Metropolis)
  • 7:00 am – 12:00 pm – Registration and Check In (Registration desk-Lobby Metropolis)
  • 8:00 am – 9:00 am – Concurrent Sessions TH.1 (Meeting rooms)
    • TH 1.1     Be Smart About Early Student Engagement (Metro D)
    • TH 1.2     Collaborating on Transfer Recruitment with the Advising Office  (Metro A)
    • TH 1.3     FERPA, FERPA, FERPA! Discussion of Specific Cases/Scenarios (Metro B)
    • TH 1.4 Reenvisioning Customer Service (Metro C)
    • TH 1.5     Working from Home: Benefits, Opportunities and How Does It Work? (Skybox A)
  • 9:15 am – 10:30 am – Concurrent Sessions TH.2 (Meeting rooms)
    • TH 2.1     Best Practices for Preferred Name Policies on Campus (Metro A)
    • TH 2.2     Connecting Your Division through Community Learning (Skybox A)
    • TH 2.3     Veterans 101 – Benefits and Programming Best Practices(Metro D)
    • TH 2.4     Building a Go to Garden; Creating and Maintaining Relationships with Faculty (Metro B)
    • TH 2.5     “One-Stop” The Good, the Bad, and the Yes, We Can Make This Work! (Metro C)
  • 10:30am – 10:45am –Refreshment Break (Monkey in the Middle) – Sponsored by Celcat
  • 10:45am – 11:15 pm – Vendor Sessions – 30 Minutes (Meeting rooms)
    • VS 1.1      Leepfrog Technologies (Metro A)
    • VS 1.2      Credentials Solutions: The Total Package Transcript Solution (Metro B)
    • VS 1.3      Paradigm: Diplomas: Electronic and Paper, Now You Need Both!(Metro C)
    • VS 1.4      College Source: Change the Way Your Institution Recruits Transfer Students with Transferology™ (Metro D)
  • 11:20am – 11:50 am – Vendor Sessions – 30 Minutes (Meeting rooms)
    • VS 2.1      Celcat: The Law of Inertia and Academic Space  (Metro A)
    • VS 2.2    AcademicWorks   (Metro B)
    • VS 2.3      College Scheduler: Empower Your Students by Simplifying Scheduling! How Student Schedule Planning Benefits the Entire Institution (Metro C)
    • VS 2.4      Parchment: Extending the Credential; Empowering the Learner (Metro D)
    • VS 2.5      Leepfrog Technologies – Courseleaf: Streamlining the schedule of classes (Skybox A)
  • 12:00 pm – 1:45 pm – Business Lunch (Skybox B, Second Floor Metropolis)
  • 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm – Concurrent Sessions TH.3 (Meeting rooms)
    • TH 3.1     Mental Health: Focus on the Student (Metro D)
    • TH 3.2     The Good, Bad and Ugly of CRMs (Metro B)
    • TH 3.3     Strategies for Efficiencies in Processing Veterans Benefits while Maintaining Quality (Skybox A)
    • TH 3.4 Tech Talk for Those Not Technically Inclined (Metro C)
    • TH 3.5     Academic Scheduling and Classroom Utilization Roundtable (Metro A)
  • 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm – Refreshment Break (Monkey in the Middle)
  • 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Conference Sessions TH.4 (Meeting rooms)
    • TH 4.1     Foster Youth Alumni Enrolled in College (Metro D)
    • TH 4.2     Transgender Identity 101  (Metro B)
    • TH 4.3     The Collaborative Engineering Program at UW-Platteville – A Partnership to Better Serve the Needs of Wisconsin Students  (Skybox A)
    • TH 4.4     Cracking the Code to Evaluate Military Courses and Occupations (Metro A)
    • TH 4.5     A Tale of Two Transcripts: The Traditional and the Extended (Metro C)
  • 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm – Standing Committee Meetings (Meeting rooms – Start in Metro B and breakout after)
    • Access, Diversity, and Equity Committee   (Metro A)
    • Admissions and Enrollment Management Committee (Metro B)
    • External Relations Committee (Metro C)
    • Information Technology and Research Committee (Metro D)
    • Records, Registration, and Academic Services Committee (The Pub)
    • Professional Development Committee (Grand Central, Room 118 Metropolis)
  • 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Social (Skybox B, Second Floor Metropolis) – Sponsored by National Student Clearinghouse
  • 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Dinner/Banquet (Skybox B, Second Floor Metropolis)
  • 8:00 pm – 12:00 pm – Entertainment (Skybox B, Second Floor Metropolis)

 Friday, November 6, 2015