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We hope you can join us for a day and a half of presentations, discussions and networking. More details to follow soon but mark your calendars now!

Our Fall conference relies on the expertise of our members share ideas, best practices and innovations. Have an idea you want to share with colleagues? Interested in presenting something that has worked for your office? Planning on presenting at the NAGAP Annual Conference in April or other event and want to practice your presentation? If you are, please consider submitting a conference presentation proposal for our Fall Conference. You can submit your proposal via email to secretary@negap.net and include the names of the presenters and a brief summary of your presentation idea. We look forward to hearing your ideas!



KEYNOTE SPEAKERS


  • Dr. Lisa Krissoff Boehm

    Dr. Lisa Krissoff Boehm

    Bridgewater State University

    Dean, College of Graduate Studies

  • Allyn Michalek

    Allyn Michalek

    EPS Communications, Inc.

    Director of Strategic Development

  • Leo Rice

    Leo Rice

    EPS Communications, Inc.

    Director of Account Services



EVENT AGENDA

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Registration
1:30 pm – 1:45 pm Welcome and Introductions
1:45 pm – 2:45 pm Session (“Cracker Barrel session led by EPS Communications)
2:45 pm – 3:00 pm Break
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Concurrent Workshop Session #1

  • A: Creating Faculty Buy-in – Allison Garris, Assistant Director Graduate Admissions & Professional Development, University of Bridgeport
  • B: Tips for the New GEM Professional – Katie-Ann Mason, Associate Director of Graduate Admission, Bridgewater State University

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Happy Hour reception

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

8:30 am – 9:00 am Registration and Breakfast
9:00 am – 10:00 am Main Keynote speaker: Dr. Lisa Krissoff Boehm, Dean, College of Graduate Studies, Bridgewater State University
10:00 am – 10:15 am Break
11:00 am – 11:15 am Concurrent Workshop session #2

  • A: Digital and Social Media Marketing – EPS Communications
  • B: The Importance of Developing Relationships with Influencers – Robin Laskey, Senior Associate Director of Graduate Admissions, Lesley University

11:15 am – 12:30 pm Networking Lunch and business meeting
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Concurrent Workshop session #3

  • A: Online Behaviors of Prospective Graduate Students – Carnegie Communications
  • B: Getting Data for Data Driven Decision Making – Paul Cincotta, Jr., Director of Graduate Admissions, Bridgewater State University

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Round table Discussions
2:45 pm Closing words
3:00 pm Conference ends



HOTEL INFORMATION

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Hampton Inn & Suites Worcester, 65 Prescott St, Worcester, Massachusetts, 01605

  • Room rate: $135

  • Free self-parking

  • Make your hotel reservations By October 31st, 2017. Mention the NEGAP Fall Conference to get the reserved rate

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Hotel Facts

  • Downtown hotel on Worcester Polytechnic Institute campus

  • Shuttle within 2-mile radius, walking distance of downtown Worcester attractions

  • 5 minutes to DCU Center, Hanover Theater, Worcester Art Museum & Ecotarium

  • 100 guest rooms and suites with 49-inch HDTV, microwave and mini-fridge

  • Indoor pool, any time access to fitness center, Treats Shop, business center

  • 651 sq. ft. meeting space with floor-to-ceiling windows, for up to 45 guests

Should space fill up at the Hampton Inn, an alternative hotel to stay at in the area would be the Courtyard Marriott in the downtown area. Information can be found at http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/boswr-courtyard-worcester/.

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FOOD

Meals and snacks will be provided for conference attendees. If you have any dietary restrictions or allergies, please use the comment form when you register below to let us know.

Breakfast on Friday morning will be continental style. Hot breakfast is served at the Hampton Inn should attendees want one.



SPONSOR INFORMATION

Sponsors play a vital role in making professional development conferences possible for our members. Our conferences provide a great opportunity for our partners to promote their products and services to key influencers in graduate enrollment management on campuses throughout New England. Please contact Brett DiMarzo, NEGAP President for more information on being a sponsor at an upcoming NEGAP Conference.



CONFERENCE CONTACT INFORMATION

NEGAP Professional Development Committee Chair: Jessica Linicus – University of New Haven (jlinicus@newhaven.edu)

NEGAP President: Brett DiMarzo – Simmons College (brett.dimarzo@simmons.edu)



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