2019 Leadership Institute Agenda

Web Seminar

Leadership Roundtable: A Conversation with Leaders in Aging 

Wednesday, March 20 | 10:00–11:30 AM Pacific Time

Our esteemed panel of presenters explore the major shifts in the field of aging, including the impact of changing demographics, culture, policy, technology and the many other factors which leaders serving increasingly diverse aging communities are confronting. Drawing from personal and professional experience, they will share their unique views on what key elements are needed to traverse the ever-changing and challenging field of aging and become the best leader you can be. 

Presenters: 
Kevin Prindiville, JD, Executive Director, Justice in Aging;
Ginna Baik, Senior Care Practice Leader, CDW Healthcare;
W. June Simmons, MSW, President and CEO, Partners in Care Foundation;
Maria Henke, MA, Senior Associate Dean, Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, University of Southern California.
 

 

Agenda for 2019 Leadership Institute in New Orleans

Sunday, April 14 | 4:00-6:00 pm
Monday, April 15 | 8:30 am-6:15 pm
Tuesday, April 16 | 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Wednesday, April 17 | 8:30 am-6:15 pm
Thursday, April 18 | 8:00 am-12:45 pm

Sunday, April 14

4:00–5:00 PM | Welcome, Introductions, Badges & Books
Presenter: Krista Brown, Director of Education, American Society on Aging

5:00–6:00 PM | LI19 Networking & Happy Hour (a no-host, informal gathering)

Monday, April 15

8:30 am – 8:45 am | Welcome to the Leadership Institute
Presenter: Krista Brown, Director of Education, American Society on Aging

8:45 AM–4:30 PM | Managing to Lead With Style (lunch on your own)

This program uses online pre-work, engaging facilitation, and contemporary video to create a personalized learning experience. Using DiSC®, a simple and intuitive learning model, participants will discover their preferred behavioral style and will learn to adjust to the style needs of staff members when directing, delegating, motivating and developing them. They will also learn to influence and communicate more effectively with their bosses, by modifying their approach in order to meet those bosses’ needs and preferences. The result: leaders who manage more effectively. 
Instructor: Robert Carpenter, MBA, President, InSight Management Development.

 

5:00–6:00 PM | Opening General Session (with preferred seating, CEUs available)

6:00-7:30 PM | Exhibit Hall Grand Opening Reception (Optional)

Tuesday, April 16

8:30–9:00 AM | Welcome to ASA  
Presenter: Karyne Jones MPA, MPP, President & CEO, National Caucus & Center on Black Aging, Inc.

9:00 AM–12:00 PM | Mastering the Work of Leaders – Part 1

Mastering the Work of Leaders helps participants understand their leadership behaviors and the best practices for crafting a vision, aligning others with it and executing that vision effectively in an organization. Moreover, it’s an opportunity for leaders at all levels to reflect on how they approach each step of their work. With personalized tips and strategies that give clear direction and are easy to apply. Mastering the Work of Leaders helps leaders lead more effectively.
Instructor: Robert Carpenter, MBA, President, InSight Management Development

12:00–1:00 PM | Lunch in Exhibit Hall

1:00–2:15 PM | Building Community Models of Collaboration

This session will highlight effective models of community collaboration and address the leader’s role in forming successful alliances and partnerships. Learn from our panel of successful leaders who have worked across sectors, boundaries, silos, and have surmounted barriers to solve issues large and small thus creating sustained improvement.
PresentersDeborah M. Royster, Chief Executive Officer, Seabury Resources for Aging; Michael Adams, MA, JD, Chief Executive Officer, SAGE; Brenda Schmitthenner, MPA, Senior Director, Successful Aging, West Health Institute; Program Officer, Gary and Mary West Foundation; Julie Schoen JD, Deputy Director, National Center on Elder Abuse at the Keck School of Medicine of USC.

 

2:30–5:00 PM | Choose optional conference workshop sessions (CE credits available)

5:15–7:00 pm | Peer Groups (Optional) 

Wednesday, April 17

8:30 AM–11:30 AM | Mastering the Work of Leaders (part 2) 

Mastering the Work of Leaders helps participants understand their leadership behaviors and the best practices for crafting a vision, aligning others with it and executing that vision effectively in an organization. Moreover, it’s an opportunity for leaders at all levels to reflect on how they approach each step of their work. With personalized tips and strategies that give clear direction and are easy to apply, Mastering the Work of Leaders helps leaders lead more effectively.
Instructor: Robert Carpenter, MBA, President, InSight Management Development.

11:30 AM-12:30 PM | Lunch on your own

12:30–3:30 PM | 2019 Diversity Summit (with preferred seating, CEUs available)

5:15-6:15 PM | Roundtable Sessions 

6:00–8:00 PM | Movie Night (optional)

Thursday, April 18

8:00–9:30 AM | General Session & Breakfast (with preferred seating)

10:00–noon | Leading the Development of a Community Project: What Leaders Need to Know

This session will highlight the benefits of a practice-research collaboration in order to add depth to an organization, identify best practices, and evaluate for impact. Participants will be engaged to consider: Who will they reach with their project? How can they measure program effectiveness? What steps are needed to monitor project progress? How will the project’s successes be maintained? Presenters will share different approaches that participants can use to translate research findings into practice in an effort to impact their communities.

Presenters: 

Heather Menne, PhD, Social Science Analyst, Office of Performance and Evaluation, Administration for Community Living; Salli Bollin, MSW, LSW, Executive Director, MemoryLane Care Services

12:15 PM–12:45 PM | Institute Wrap-up and Adjournment
Presenter: Krista Brown, Director of Education, American Society on Aging.
 
REGISTRATION
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