AIST Leadership Conference


Schedule of Events

12–14 November 2017 • Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek • Orlando, FL, USA

Sunday, 12 November

5–6:30 p.m.

Welcome Reception and Registration, Pool Deck

Monday, 13 November

7–8 a.m.   

Registration and Breakfast, Bonnet Creek Ballroom Foyer

8–8:15 a.m.

Welcome by AIST Executive Director and Agenda Review, Bonnet Creek Ballroom

8:15–8:45 a.m.

Attendee Introductions, Bonnet Creek Ballroom

8:45–9:30 a.m.

AIST State of the Association Update, Bonnet Creek Ballroom

9:30–10 a.m.

AIST Workforce Development Programs, Bonnet Creek Ballroom

10–10:15 a.m.

Break, Bonnet Creek Ballroom Foyer

10:15–11 a.m.

AIST Leadership Development, Bonnet Creek Ballroom

11 a.m.–Noon

AIST Leadership Development, Bonnet Creek Ballroom
“Air-It-Out” Discussion — Questions, Comments, Concerns

Noon–1 p.m.

Lunch, Deep Blu Seafood Grille

1–2:30 p.m.

AIST Strategic Initiative Planning, Bonnet Creek Ballroom

  • Introduction

  • Group Breakouts

2:30–2:45 p.m.

Break, Bonnet Creek Ballroom Foyer

2:45–3:30 p.m.

AIST Strategic Initiative Planning, Bonnet Creek Ballroom

  • Group Reports

  • Plan Prioritization

3:30–5 p.m.

Leadership Perspectives, Bonnet Creek Ballroom
Panelists: John Ferriola, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Nucor Corp.

5–6 p.m.

Reception, Bonnet Creek Ballroom Foyer

Tuesday, 14 November

7:30–8:30 a.m.

Breakfast, Bonnet Creek Ballroom Foyer

8:30–10 a.m.

Being a Catalyst for Innovation, Bonnet Creek Ballroom
Presenter: Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects

10 a.m.–1 p.m.

Executive Committee Meeting, Discover Room (private, includes lunch)

10–10:30 a.m.

Break, Bonnet Creek Ballroom Foyer

10:30 a.m.–Noon

Being a Catalyst for Innovation, Bonnet Creek Ballroom
Presenter: Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects

Noon–1 p.m.

Lunch, Deep Blu Seafood Grille

1–2:30 p.m.

AIST Jeopardy, Bonnet Creek Ballroom

2:30–3 p.m.

Conference Summary, Bonnet Creek Ballroom

3–5 p.m.

AIST Board of Directors’ Meeting, Expedition Room (private)

Note: Dress code is Business Casual. This schedule is subject to change and will be updated as program topics are confirmed.