2014 Detailed schedule

Conference
Photo: Bill Striffler

 

 

Wednesday April 2, 2014



Times Descriptions
7:30–1:00 Registration open
8:00–5:00 Preconference workshops:

8:00–12:00

Ellen Naylor
How to use conversation to optimize data collection

1:00–5:00

Ulla de Stricker & Cindy Shamel
Landing a project … then nailing it: how to win assignments and deliver quality results every time

Jennifer Burke
Strategy first, then tactics! – Marketing muscle for IIPs, consultants and small businesses

Jocelyn Sheppard
Take stock before you take the leap – or make the push

3:00

National Aquarium group visit
(optional event, requires registration)

Dinner on your own

7:05

Baltimore Orioles/Boston Red Sox, Camden Yards
(optional event, requires registration)

Thursday April 3, 2014

Times Descriptions

8:00

Registration open

8:00–4:00

Board Meeting (closed)

AM Exhibitors set-up

9–2

Vendor Training

Lunch on your own

3:45–5:45

First Timers/New Members session

4:00–8:30

Exhibits open

6:30–8:30

Opening Reception

Friday April 4, 2014

Times Descriptions

6:45

Yoga

7:30

Registration open

7:30–8:30

Breakfast

8:30–10:30

Introductions

10:30–10:45

Coffee break

10:45–12:00

Lee Rainie, Roger Summit Award Lecture
Networking Information
Moderator: Ed Vawter

12:30–1:30

Networking Luncheon

1:30–1:45

Break

1:45–2:45

Keynote 1: Paul Zurkowski.
Ahead of the curve: information literacy & the Independent Information Professional
Moderator: Jan Sykes

2:45–3:00

Energy break

3:00–4:00

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

Taking it to the top: creating value and delivering impact to directors, senior executives, and the C-suite
Cindy Shamel, Lan Eng & June Boyle.
Moderator: Marge King

The info pro’s early years: lessons learned
Shelly Azar, Jennifer Burke, Anne Hengehold & Ken Watson.
Moderator: Jan Knight

4:00–4:10

Energy break

4:10–5:10

Mary Ellen Bates.
The radically nimble info-entrepreneur: remaining relevant and maintaining value
Moderator: Charlene Burke

5:10–6:00

Last look at exhibits

6:00

No-Host Baltimore Dine Arounds. (optional event, sign up at conference)

Saturday April 5, 2014

Times Descriptions

6:45

Yoga

7:30

Registration open

7:30–8:30

Breakfast

8:30–9:30

Ben Licciardi & Marcy Phelps.
Adding value by adding visuals: building insight into your deliverables
Moderator: Cathy Chiba

9:30–9:45

Break

9:45–11:00

Keynote 2: Karyn Greenstreet.
What works in business-to-business marketing
Moderator: Michelle Rawl

11:00–11:15

Break

11:15–12:15

Here be dragons: how to navigate international waters and bring back treasure from foreign lands
Michelle Bate, Judy Koren, Michele McKenna & Arthur Weiss.
Moderator: Ulla de Stricker

12:30–1:45

AIIP Annual Business Meeting and luncheon

1:45–2:00

Break

2:00–3:00

Peter Corbett. How to hack marketing
Moderator: Crystal Sharp

3:00–3:15

Break

3:15–4:45

Tips Under the Trellis

5:00–6:30

Free time

6:00–7:00

Headshots

6:30–8:30

AIIP Awards Dinner & Close of Conference

Sunday April 6, 2014

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Times Descriptions

8:00–8:30

Coffee & danish

8:30–10:00

AIIP Committees meet

10:00–5:00

Sunday day trip: Visit historic Annapolis!
(optional event, requires registration)

10:30–11:30

AIIP Board meeting: open portion

11:30–3:00

AIIP Board meeting: closed portion

1:00

Heritage Walk
(optional event, requires registration)

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