2017 NYSAVSA Conference-Professional Development in Volunteer Management
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 8:00 AM - Friday, June 9, 2017 at 12:00 PM (EDT)
* Agenda subject to change. Updated information can be found by visiting: www.nysavsa.org
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Join us for the 33rd Annual NYSASVA Conference: CAPITALIZING on Professional Development in Volunteer Mangement in Albany, NY.
Wednesday, June 7
9:30am- New attendee orientation
10:00- Welcome and introductions
10:30-12:00- Key Note Presentation- Shoshanna Cogan www.ShoshannaCogan.com
12:00-1:00- Lunch and Table Talk
1:30- 2:30- General Session- Anne Obarski
2:45- 4:30- General Session and Structured Networking- Rob Toonkel
4:45-5:30- Informal Meet and Greet with the vendors (cash bar)
5:30-6:30- Dinner and Presentation from Anne Obarski
6:30-8:30- Desserts and Scavenger Hunt in the Marketplace
Thursday, June 8
7:30- 8:30am- Breakfast with VIP (TBA)
8:45-11:45- Break out session 1: Crisis Intervention (3 hours with break)
8:45-9:45- Break-out session 1:- Mark Rosenberg from Verified Volunteer- “Risking Your Reputation”
9:45-10:45- Break Out Session 2: Jacquie Karr-Zlotnicki from Vsys One- Topic TBD
10:45- 11:45- Break Out Session 3: Michelle Nolta from Criminal Investigations- Topic TBD
12:00-2:00- Lunch and Annual NYSAVSA General Business Meeting
2:15-3:15- General Session- Sean Rogers Workshop 1 (Topic TBD)
3:30-4:30- General Session- Sean Rogers Workshop 2 (Topic TBD)
5:00- 7:00- Special Event-Dinner Buffet with Live Irish Music
Friday, June 9
7:30- 9:00am- Breakfast and basket raffle
9:00- 11:00- General Session- Strategizing What We Learned- A Call to Action- Sean Rogers
11:00- Good-Bye Networking and CEU certificates
Can I pay by check?
Yes. First select Registration type and quantity. Next click on the credit card icons; bottom left of the order form. A new window opens. Under the BUYER INFORMATION section you will see PAYMENT METHOD. Select "Pay By Check" from the pull down menu. Follow steps.
Is lodging included in ticket price?
Lodging is NOT included. Hotel Reservation deadline is MAY 1st. To book a room please call:
The Desmond Phone: 518-869-8100 Toll-Free: 800-448-3500
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
What is the refund policy?
Registration fees will be refunded (less $50 processing fee) if Registrar is notified in writing by May 1, 2017
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
The Desmond is reachable via car (NYS Thruway), via the Albany airport, and Amtrak.
Parking is free for guests.
Please email the event organizer personally: email@example.com.
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New York State Association of Volunteer Services Administrators (NYSAVSA)
for more than 30 years, the New York State Association of Volunteer Services Administrators has successfully:
• Promoted and contributed to the principles and practices of sound volunteer services administration in health care/human service organizations; and,
• Fostered the personal and professional development of its members.