Individualized Major Programs Conference 2017
$40 – $125
Individualized Major Programs Conference 2017

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Arbor Loft

17 Pitkin St.

Rochester, NY 14607

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The Individualized Major Programs Conference (IMP), co-hosted by Rochester Institute of Techology (RIT), Drexel University, Ithaca College, and St. Bonaventure University, will take place March 30-31, 2017, in Rochester, NY.

The IMP Conference is an annual gathering of individualized major programs and fosters a collaborative environment for new and seasonsed individualized majors to share ideas, challenges, stories and pedagogies on all things IMP-related. We encourage faculty, staff, and students of individualized majors to attend.


Tentative Schedule

March 30

  • 8am-9:00am registration & continental breakfast @ Arbor Loft
  • 9:15am Introductions
  • 9:30am – 10:45am Big Session Topic
  • 10:45am-11am Break
  • 11-12:15pm Keynote Speaker: David Helfand, Quest University
  • 12:15-1:30 Lunch @ Arbor Loft
  • 1:30-2:45pm Breakout Sessions (break-out 1 & 2)
  • 2:45-3pm Break
  • 3pm-4:15pm Big Session Topic
  • 4:15pm-6pm Reception with Poster Session
  • 6pm - Dinner(s) – downtown

March 31

  • 8-9am Continental breakfast
  • 9:15-10:30am Big Session Topic
  • 10:30-11:30 Breakout Sessions (break-out 1 & 2)
  • 11:30-12pm Conference Planning for Next Year
  • 12pm – Boxed lunches to-go

Hotel Room Blocks have been reserved at:

Strathallan (by Hilton) strathallan.com

  • Standard Room - $164/night
  • Suite - $174/night
  • To receive the special room rates, the customer must identify themselves with the RIT - Individualized Majors Program Conference

East Avenue Inn & Suites eastaveinn.com

  • $119/night (29th & 30th, king/double)
  • $149/night (31st, king/double)
  • $139-189/night for suite rooms
  • Enter discount code "RITEDU" at check-out. (This rate is not available on third-partysites like Expedia or Booking.com).

FAQs

What is Rochester's Airport Code?

ROC. Airport is about a 15-20 minute drive to Conference location. Rochester is also in driving distance from the Buffalo and Syracuse airports (about 1 hour drive from either).

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking is available across the street from The Arbor Loft. The Loft is also with-in walking distance from both hotels.

Is the Arbor Loft wheelchair accessible?

Yes, the Arbor Loft has an elevator.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please feel free to contact us with any questions: sois@rit.edu, 585-475-7297


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Rochester, NY 14607

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