2018 Forum Annual Meeting | Schedule


Breaking through the Noise: Messaging for Maximum Impact

April 25-27, 2018
Vancouver, WA

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Schedule at a Glance


Hilton Vancouver Washington Hotel

8:30 am-5:00 pm Registration Open
9:00-noon 2017 Academy
Noon-1:00 pm Lunch for Academy and Executive Committee
1:00-4:30 pm Forum Executive Committee Meeting (executive committee members only)
5:30-6:30 pm Opening Reception
6:30-8:30 pm Welcome Dinner and Keynote – Stereotype Threat and Identity Threat: The Science of a Diverse Community


Hilton Vancouver Washington Hotel

7:30-5:00 pm Registration Open
7:30-8:15 am Breakfast 
8:15-8:30 am Welcome and Meeting Overview
8:30-9:30 am Taking the Temperature of Today’s Student Body
9:30-9:45 am Break
9:45-11:00 am Storytelling Secrets: How to Make Your Message Resonate with  Legislators & Other Key Stakeholders
11:00-11:15 am Break
11:15-12:15 pm Lightning Round: Telling the Compelling Wellness Story
12:15-1:15 pm Awards Luncheon: Transforming How We Teach; Great Opportunities and Challenges
1:15-1:30 pm Break
1:30-2:30 pm Delivering the Right Message at the Right Time in the Right Way for the Right Effect
2:30-3:30 pm Scaling Up Boutique Student Success Efforts for Broader Impact
3:30-3:45 pm Break
3:45-4:45 pm Good Ideas with the Evidence to Prove It!
  Dinner on your own 


Hilton Vancouver Washington Hotel 

7:30-8:45 am Breakfast and Forum Annual Business Meeting
8:45-9:00 am Break
9:00-10:00 am Artificial Intelligence and Its Place in the Future of the Professoriate
10:00-10:15 am Break
10:15-11:00 am Lightning Round: Preparing our Faculty for the Intriguing Future of Teaching and Learning
11:00-11:45 am Tackling Wicked Problems from Campus: The Critical Role of University Centers, Faculty, and Students as Key Local Resources for Deliberative Engagement
11:45-noon Wrap-up and Adjournment