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March 19-22 2006
Hilton Atlanta
Atlanta, GA

Hosted by
Georgia Department of Technical and Adult Education

Honorary Host
Louisiana Community and Technical College System

With Support From
Central Piedmont Community College


 

Innovations 2006 to be held in Atlanta
 
Innovations Streams:
Streams
 
Conference-Related Events:
Disaster Preparedness Summit
 

Questions?

General Conference, Ancillary Meetings, Hotel Information:
Robin Piccirilli
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Presenter Questions:
Robin Piccirilli
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Registration Questions:
Judy Greenfield
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Exhibition, Partnership:
Chris Hennessey
(480) 705-8200 x237

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Don't miss the 9th annual
Innovations Conference

Join the most innovative community college professionals as they come together to improve student and organizational learning through innovation, experimentation, and institutional transformation.

The League is pleased to announce that 10 percent of the net conference proceeds from Innovations 2006 will be donated to the Honorary Conference Host Louisiana Community and Technical College System.

Hosted by
Georgia Department of Technical and Adult Education

Honorary Host
Louisiana Community and Technical College System

With Support From
Central Piedmont Community College


Confirmed Keynote Speakers
Belle S. Wheelan
Opening General Session
Sunday, March 19, 2006
Belle S. Wheelan
President, Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, GA
Walter Bumphus
General Session
Monday, March 20, 2006

WALTER G. BUMPHUS
President
Louisiana Community and Technical College System

General Session
Keynote Panel
Tuesday, March 21, 2006
Emily DeRocco
Moderator
Mason M. Bishop
Deputy Assistant Secretary
Employment and Training Administration
U.S. Department of Labor

Panelist
Martha A. Smith
Martha A. Smith
President
Anne Arundel Community College, MD
Gary M. Green
Gary M. Green President
Forsyth
Technical Community College
, NC
Jesus Carreon
Jesus Carreón
Chancellor
Dallas
County Community College
, TX
Jerry Sue Thorton
Jerry Sue Thornton
President
Cuyahoga Community College
Cleveland, OH
Beto Gonzales

Closing General Session
Wednesday, March 22, 2006

Beto Gonzales
Acting Assistant Secretary for the Office of Vocational and Adult Education U. S. Department of Education
 

Be a part of Innovations 2006, March 19-22 at the Hilton Atlanta in Atlanta, GA.

Experience Southern hospitality in an elegant setting at the Hilton Atlanta, located in downtown Atlanta. From arts to sports and dining in-between, Atlanta’s the key to non stop excitement.

At the hotel, on-site entertainment abounds with Trader Vic's® and Nikolai's Roof®, the first four-star restaurant in downtown Atlanta. You'll find a full-service Fitness Center perfect for workouts away from home, with tennis courts, jogging track, swimming pool, basketball court, fitness equipment, and locker rooms.

Innovations 2006 is an opportunity for colleagues around the world to showcase their model programs, to share lessons learned, and to look to the future by experiencing a wide array of learning opportunities. Join the most energetic community college professionals as they work together to improve student and organizational learning by exploring innovations in (1) Learning and Teaching, (2) Leadership and Organization, (3) Workforce Preparation and Development, (4) Student Services and Activities, (5) Basic Skills and Developmental Education, (6) Resource Development and Foundation Management, and (7) Research, Assessment, and Accountability.

LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

  • Engaging keynote speakers discussing critical issues facing community college educators

  • Forums, Special Sessions, Roundtable Discussions, and Poster Sessions

  • Learning Center Courses - three-hour and six-hour intensive workshops granting Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

  • 24-Hour Gateway Email and Internet Lab

  • The opportunity to exchange ideas with hundreds of colleagues during receptions and coffee and refreshment breaks