2019 Schedule

The following 2019 Summer Leadership Institute schedule is preliminary and subject to change.

Sunday, July 21, 2019

8:00 AM 11:30 AM NCE Steering Committee Meeting
12:30 PM 5:30 PM The Arc Board of Directors Meeting
3:00 PM 7:00 PM Registration

Monday, July 22, 2019

7:00 AM 5:00 PM Registration
6:30 AM 8:00 AM Breakfast with The Arc’s Board of Directors
8:00 AM 3:30 PM Sponsor Exhibit hours
8:00 AM 8:15 AM Welcome
8:20 AM 9:20 AM A Path to a Sustainable Disabilities Workforce
9:25 AM 10:25 AM Strategy, Scale, and Sustainability: A Merger Story
10:35 AM 11:25 AM 5 Generations Working Side by Side?! Yikes
11:30 AM 12:15 PM Harnessing the Power of Social Donors to Grow Your Fundraising
12:15 PM 1:30 PM Lunch (included with registration)
12:15 PM 1:30 PM Planned Giving Lunch (Invitation only)
1:30 PM 3:00 PM Generating Agency Revenue From Alternative Sources
3:05 PM 3:50 PM Successful Strategies for Organizational and Systems Transformation
4:00 PM 4:45 PM Supported Decision Making: A Journey to Independence
4:50 PM 5:35 PM Update From Washington, DC: Public Policy News
6:00 PM     Evening Event

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

6:00 AM 8:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM 4:00 PM Sponsor Exhibit hours 
8:00 AM 9:00 AM Capitalizing on Connections Made: Building Blocks of Advocacy
8:00 AM 9:00 AM One Team United: The Road to Transformation
8:00 AM 9:00 AM Using Data to Understand and Aide in Organizational Decision-Making/Data and Processes to Improve Operations
8:00 AM 9:00 AM Supporting People With Dual Diagnosis and Families: What’s Next?
9:15 AM 10:15 AM Hot Topics in Education Advocacy
9:15 AM 10:15 AM Be the Diversity Champion Your Organization Needs: How to Be a True Champion for Change
9:15 AM 10:15 AM Understanding Dementia and The Person
9:15 AM 10:15 AM Innovation Matters: A Strategy for the Aging Population
10:45 AM 11:45 AM The Buck Stops Here: Dos and Don’ts of Board Governance
10:45 AM 11:45 AM High-Performance Management: Managing Change
10:45 AM 11:45 AM Building Support Skills to Empower Caregivers and Individuals With I/DD
10:45 AM 11:45 AM Victim Advocacy Services for Victims of Sexual Assault With I/DD
11:45 AM 1:15 PM Lunch (included with registration)
11:45 AM 1:15 PM Mutual of America Lunch Session – Have your Planned For Your Retirement? (RSVP Required)
1:15 PM 2:15 PM Community Participation: Engaging in Your Community When Not at Work
1:15 PM 2:15 PM The Critical Line: Supporting Frontline Supervisors
1:15 PM 2:15 PM Self-Direction and Self-Determination: Exploring the Differences and Means to Achievement
1:15 PM 2:15 PM Help Members Avoid Depression/Loneliness and Become Independent, Happy Adults
2:30 PM 3:30 PM Toward Organizational Change: Lessons Learned From the Provider Transformation Network
2:30 PM 3:30 PM Employment and the HCBS Rule: Where Things Stand
2:30 PM 3:30 PM Addressing Behavioral Health Needs: How to Implement an RBT® Program
2:30 PM 3:30 PM Rethinking Guardianship
3:45 PM 4:45 PM Navigating the Transition to Managed Care for Individuals With I/DD
3:45 PM 4:45 PM Building Collaborative Health Teams
3:45 PM 4:45 PM Do Unicorns Exist? Using Assessments to Find and Develop the Best DSPs
3:45 PM 5:00 PM Top 5 Things You Need to Know About Criminal Justice
5:00 PM 6:00 PM  Reception

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

6:30 AM 9:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 AM 10:00 AM Creating Wealth Through Social Enterprises
9:00 AM 10:00 AM Families Teaching Doctors: Learn to Implement “Operation House Call”
9:00 AM 10:00 AM Specialty Apartments: The Next Generation of Supported Residential Settings
9:00 AM 10:00 AM A Telemedicine Solution: Enhancing Staff Engagement, Improving Quality, and Reducing Costs
10:30 AM 12:00 PM Strategic Planning for the Future of The Arc
12:00 PM     Event Adjourns
12:30 PM 3:30 PM State Executive Director’s Meeting