The 2013 LEAD Conference
This one-day event provides training and networking opportunities for nearly 300 college and high school student leaders annually. Through a combination of keynote speakers, self-selected breakout sessions, and shared conversations, students hear from campus and community leaders about a range of topics meant to support organizational growth and personal development. Time is built into the day for peer networking among student leaders to promote collaborative efforts and programming.
Breakout sessions are offered during three time slots, with up 6 workshops happening concurrently. Topics for the 2013 conference will be:
· Professional Development
· Community Engagement
· Organizational Culture
· Creative Problem Solving and Critical-Thinking
Community Service Awards Luncheon
The 2013 LEAD Conference will also feature the annual presentation of the Carnival Memphis Community Service Awards. Recipeints will be honored during a luncheon at the University Center and all LEAD Conference attendees are invited to join in the festivities!