YP Leadership Summit Announcement
Get all the insider tips to succeed and grow in your career as a Young Professional (YP). Register to attend WATERCON 2016 and connect with industry experts and young professionals in an informative and interactive YP Summit. Get all of your, “where do I fit” and “how can I succeed” as a young professional questions answered on Monday, March 21 in the Capitol 1 Room.
The summit will include management/leadership training, case study analysis, topic research, and cooperative discussion to flush your leadership skillset out of the woodwork. Here is the Young Professional Summit Line-up and bios of the presenters.
10:00AM – 11:00PM Part 1 - Lecture on Leadership and Management Theory – (Two Part Series)
In the first hour, learn about various leadership and management theories. Following the facilitated discussion, there will be an opportunity to apply the theories in case studies provided.
11:00AM – 12:00 PM Part 2 - Case Study Assessment on Leadership and Management Theory
Use this time to learn how to apply the various leadership and management theories into practice. During this time, you will be given a case study to analyze. Assess what theory or practice is most suitable for each study.
12:00PM – 1:00PM Lunch for Poster Presenters
Poster Presenters and Scholarship winners enjoy lunch with ISAWWA committee chairs/board members and dignitaries
12:00PM - 1:00 PM - Round Table Lunch
Join one of the round tables to discuss a current topic, enjoy a bite to eat and meet new friends.
1:00PM – 2:00PM Poster Setup (1st Floor)
1:00PM – 2:00PM Converting your Social Style to Leadership Success
Have you ever wondered why people behave or communicate a certain way? Come learn about four important social styles. You will leave the class understanding how to communicate with all social styles and how to use your social style to be successful in leadership. During this hour we will have an opportunity to see/use your social style as you ‘act out’ various workplace situations.
2:00PM – 3:30PM Judging and viewing of posters
4:00PM – 5:00PM Young Professionals Happy Hour
5:00PM - 6:00PM Exhibit hall meet and greet