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2016 CCME Annual Symposium Agenda

>> > Last Updated March 8, 2016

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

7:00 am - 6:00 pm Registration Open
Registration Desk 3rd Floor
   
7:00 am - 4:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open
Salon I
   
7:00 am - 7:45 am Breakfast
Exhibit Hall - Salon I
   
7:00 am - 7:45 am Newcomer's Orientation and Breakfast
Salons A, B & F
   
7:00 am - 8:00 pm Speaker Ready Room
Conference Room 16
   
8:00 am - 8:30 am Opening Ceremony and Welcome
General Session - Salon E
   
8:30 am - 9:30 am (5Mb) Keynote:Brigadier General Robert I. Miller, USA
Director, Education and Training, Defense Health Agency (DHA) and
Commandant, Medical Education and Training Campus (METC)
General Session - Salon E
   
9:30 am - 9:45 am Break
Exhibit Hall - Salon I
   
9:45 am - 10:30 am Business Meeting
Jeff Cropsey
General Session - Salon E
   
10:30 am - 10:45 am ACME Update
Mike Midura, ACME Liaison
General Session - Salon E
   
10:45 am - 11:45 am (2Mb) OSD Update
Dawn Bilodeau
Chief, Department of Defense (DoD) Voluntary Education Programs,
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense,
Personnel and Readiness, Force Education and Training
General Session - Salon E
   
11:45 am - 1:15 pm Lunch: Awards & Scholarships - Open, CCME Provided
Salons A, B & F
   
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm President's Panel
Kathy Snead moderator
General Session - Salon E
   
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm (1.3Mb) VA Education Program Update
Mr. Robert M. Worley II (Major General, Retired, USAF)
Director, Education Service; Department of Veterans Affairs
General Session - Salon E
   
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm Break
Exhibit Hall - Salon I
   
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm (1.9Mb) Army University
Brigadier General John S. Kem, USA
Provost, Army University
Deputy Commandant, Command and General Staff College
General Session - Salon E
   
4:15 pm - 5:00 pm Community College of the Air Force
J.R. Breeding
Associate Dean of Academic Programs
General Session - Salon E
   

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

6:00 am - 6:45 am Fun Run - Registration
Lobby
6:45 am - 8:00 am Fun Run
Meet in Lobby
   
7:00 am - 3:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open
Salon I
   
7:00 am - 5:00 pm Registration Continued
Registration Desk 3rd Floor
   
7:00 am - 8:00 pm Speaker Ready Room
Conference Room 16
   
7:30 am - 8:45 am Continental Breakfast
Exhibit Hall - Salon I
   
9:00 am - 9:50 am Concurrent Session #1
(Click to see available Concurrent Session Presentations)
   
10:00 am - 10:50 am Concurrent Session #2
(Click to see available Concurrent Session Presentations)
   
11:00 am - 11:50 am Concurrent Session #3
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11:50 am - 1:00 pm LUNCH - ON YOUR OWN
   
1:30 pm - 2:20 pm Concurrent Session #4
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2:30 pm - 3:20 pm Concurrent Session #5
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3:30 pm - 4:20 pm Concurrent Session #6
(Click to see available Concurrent Session Presentations)
   
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Exhibit Hall Breakdown
Salon I
   
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm On-Site Networking Reception
Exhibit Hall/General Session Foyer
   
   

Thursday, February 18, 2016

7:00 am - 12:00 pm Registration: Final
Registration Desk 3rd Floor
   
7:00 am - 8:00 am Breakfast
General Session Foyer
   
7:00 am - 5:00 pm Speaker Ready Room
Conference Room 16
   
8:00 am - 9:15 am Morning Keynote
Sergeant Major of the Army Daniel A. Dailey
General Session - Salon E
   
9:15 am - 9:25 am Transition
   
9:25 am - 10:40 am Roundtables - Session One

  • Round Table 1 : A Soldier for Life: Start Strong, Remain Strong with the Army's Career Skills Program
    Moderator: Margaret Reed, Sr. Director Webster University, Colorado Springs
    Speakers: Amy Moorash: Chief, Army Continuing Education System at HQ IMCOM G1, Fort Sam Houston, TX; Jean Pegram: Career Skills Program Manager for the Army Continuing Education System at HQ IMCOM G1, Fort Sam Houston, TX; Ursula Waldrip-Miller: Installation Army Continuing Education System (ACES) Education Services Officer

  • Round Table 2 : Occupational Credentialing: Civilian and Military Initiatives
    Moderator: Ed Davin, Principal Analyst, SOLID, LLC
    Presenters: Roy Swift, Executive Director WorkCred, an affiliate of American National Standards Institute and a recipient of Lumina Foundation's Credential Transparency Initiative grant funding (also, former director of ANSI Personnel Certification Program); Lisa Lutz, President, SOLID, LLC, Subject Matter Expert in Civilian Credentialing for Service Members; LTC David Johnston, Director of Strategic Planning and Partnerships, Medical Education and Training Campus (METC); Mark Haskins, Executive Director of Military Programs, Pierce College at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington
  • Round Table 3 : Multi-State Collaborative; Partnering between Institutions and States
  • Round Table 4A: The Potential Impact the Reduction of F2F Counseling Has on Service Members - Research on this topic
    Moderator: Janice Neal, Webster University, Director - Los Angeles AFB Campus
    Panel: Ela Karczewska - Program Manager/Analyst at Headquarters of Army Continuing Education System (HQ ACES) at Ft. Knox, KY; Donna Malone, a member of the 11th Force Support Squadron, as the Chief, Education and Training Section, Joint Base Andrews, Maryland; Sean Coleman – Webster University, Associate Vice President for Military and Governmental Affairs and Regional Director in the National Capital Region; Esmeralda Silva – Trident University International, Vice President Outreach & Strategic Alliances
  • Round Table 4B: NAIMES - Institutional Collaboration: Looking for Opportunities for Improvement
    Workshop Facilitator: Angela C. Albritton, Director of Military and Government Relations, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

    Co-Facilitator: Elane Seebo, Vice President of External Campuses and Graduate Services, Wayland Baptist University
  • Round Table 5 : Educational Institutions - Improving and Updating Degree Programs to Ensure Worthiness, Versatility, and Alignment with the Needs of Today's Employers at the Corporate, State, and Federal Levels.
  • Round Table 6 : Tracking the Success of Service Members and Veterans Who Are Part Time Students
   
10:40 am - 10:50 am Break
General Session Foyer
   
10:50 am - 12:05 pm Roundtables - Session Two (see Session One)
   
12:05 pm - 1:20 pm LUNCH - ON YOUR OWN
   
1:20 pm - 2:50 pm Roundtables - Session Three (see Session One)
   
2:50 pm - 3:45 pm Veterans Administration Update
Curtis L. Coy
Deputy Under Secretary for Economic Opportunity
Veterans Benefits Administration
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
General Session - Salon E
   
3:50 pm - 4:05 pm Break
General Session Foyer
   
4:05 pm - 4:50 pm Service Chief Panel
General Session - Salon E
   
4:50 pm - 5:00 pm Closing Remark
General Session - Salon E
   
   

Friday, February 19, 2016

8:00 am - 10:00 am 2016 CCME Board Meeting (Invitation Only)
Conference Room 9
   
10:00 am - 12:00 pm NAIMES Board Meeting (Invitation Only)
Conference Room 16