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2017 CCME Annual Symposium Agenda

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Sunday, March 5, 2017

2:00 pm - 6:00 pm Registration
   
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm ACME Presidents Reception (Invitation only)
   

Monday, March 6, 2017

   
7:00 am - 6:00 pm Registration Continued
   
8:00 am - 5:00 pm U.S. Air Force Meeting (CLOSED)
   
8:00 am - 5:00 pm U.S. Army Meeting (CLOSED)
   
8:00 am - 5:00 pm U.S. Coast Guard Meeting (CLOSED)
   
8:00 am - 5:00 pm U.S. Navy Meeting (CLOSED)
   
8:00 am - 5:00 pm ACME Workshops
8:00 am - 8:30 am   FL ACME
8:30 am - 9:00 am   VA ACME
9:00 am - 9:30 am   COMETS
9:30 am - 10:00 am   CA
10:00 am - 10:30 am   MID SOUTH ACME
10:30 am - 11:00 am   MO ACME
11:00 am - 11:30 am   CO ACME
11:30 am - 12:00 pm   CMEWS
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm   ACME Lunch Break - on your own
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm   NY ACME
1:30pm - 2:00 pm   SECOME
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm   KS
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm   IA
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm   HI
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm   IL
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm   ACME Presidents Meeting
 
8:30 am - 4:30 pm Exhibit Hall Setup
   
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC)
SOC DNS 101 with Lab:
SOC Degree Network System Hands-On Tranining
   
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Navy College Program for Afloat College Education
(NCPACE) Meeting (Invitation Only)
   
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Guest Speakers' Reception (Invitation only)
   
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Social Hour
   
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm President's Reception and the Grand Opening of the Exhibit Hall
   

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

7:00 am - 6:00 pm Registration Continued
   
7:00 am - 4:00 pm Exhibit Hall Continued
   
7:00 am - 7:45 am Continental Breakfast
   
7:00 am - 7:45 am Newcomer's Orientation and Breakfast
   
8:00 am - 8:45 am Professional Development Symposium: Opening
Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed
Color Guard Atlanta Police Department (invited)
National Anthem by Tiffany and Jessica Neal
   
8:45 am - 9:15 am Opening Keynote Speaker
- Jared Lyon, President and CEO of Student Veterans of America

9:15 am - 9:45 am Keynote Speaker
- Bryan Anderson - Iraqi Veteran, Author, National Spokesman - Quantum Rehab
   
9:45 am - 10:15 am Break
Exhibit Hall
   
10:15 am - 11:15 am OSD Update
Dawn Bilodeau
   
11:15 am - 11:45 am Army University Update
Brigadier General John S. Kem
   
11:45 am - 1:00 pm Awards & Scholarship Luncheon/ACME Update
(CCME Provided)
   
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm President's Panel
Dr. Beth Stroble (Webster University)

Dr. George Pruitt (Thomas Edison State University)

Dr. Cheryl Hayek (Grantham University)

Javier Miyares (University of Maryland University College)

   
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm CCME Business Meeting
   
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm Break
   
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm Veterans Administration Education Updates
Curtis L. Coy
Deputy Under Secretary for Economic Opportunity
   

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

"ALOHA DAY" Business Casual Aloha Shirt Day
   
   
7:00 am - 5:00 pm Registration Continued
   
7:00 am - 3:00 pm Exhibit Hall Continued
   
7:00 am - 7:45 am Continental Breakfast
   
8:00 am - 9:00 am Concurrent Session #1
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9:15 am - 10:15 am Concurrent Session #2
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10:15 am - 10:45 am Break
Exhibit Hall
   
10:45 am - 11:45 am Concurrent Session #3
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11:45 am - 1:00 pm LUNCH - ON YOUR OWN
   
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Concurrent Session #4
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2:15 pm - 3:15 pm Concurrent Session #5
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4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Exhibit Hall Breakdown
   
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm Break
   
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Concurrent Session #6
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4:30 pm - 5:30 pm DoD Voluntary Education Institutional Compliance Program
Dr. Jonathan Woods
   
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm CCME Networking Reception * On-site
   

Thursday, March 9, 2017

7:00 am - 12:00 pm Registration Continued - Final
   
7:00 am - 7:45 am Continental Breakfast
   
8:00 am - 9:15 am Senior Enlisted Panel
   
9:25 am - 10:40 am Roundtables - Session One
  1. Automated Tools Impact (VIA) – One Year Later
  2. Impact on Limited Education Support and Resources Aboard Military Installations (Navy)
  3. NAIMES – Opportunities and Challenges
  4. National Guard and Reserve Education Chiefs Panel
  5. Student Veterans of America – Updates and New Programs
  6. Transitioning Military and Veteran Career Employment – Preparation Seminars and Corporate Programs
   
10:40 am - 10:50 am Break
   
10:50 am - 12:05 pm Roundtables - Session Two
(Same sessions as noted above)
   
12:05 pm - 1:20 pm LUNCH - ON YOUR OWN
   
1:20 pm - 2:50 pm Roundtables - Session Three
(Same sessions as noted above)
   
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm Service Chief Panel
   
4:15 pm - 5:00 pm Closing Keynote Speaker - TBD
   
5:00 pm - 5:15 pm Closing Remarks