October 25th, 2019 Pre-Conference Day
8:00AM Crown Foyer – PreCon and Youth Registration ONLY
1:30PM-5:00PM Crown Foyer Conference Registration Opens
8:00AM Crown Foyer Continental Breakfast for Youth Conference and Pre-Conference attendees
12:00- 1:30PM Provided Lunch Please be back and settled in for your sessions to begin at 1:30
Lunch for registered Pre-Con & Youth Conference attendees ONLY
9:00AM – 4:00PM Vandenberg B: Youth Conference (Youth only) “Reflect, Learn, Act”
Youth Steering Committee
Guest Speakers: Rebecca Cokley, Shelly Loose, and Carrie Greenwood
“This years youth conference focuses on the cycle of advocacy: Reflect, Learn, Act! Youth attendees will learn where we started in the independent living movement, how it applies to today's movement, and how to keep the movement moving into the future. Youth will leave the conference with a toolbox of skills that can be applied to their own local IL advocacy.”
4:30-5:30 Vandenberg B: Youth Leadership Meeting
For those interested in how they can get more involved in APRIL Youth Programs as leaders and members of one of our many committees.
9:00-2:45 Vandenberg A: Pre-Conference An IL-NET Event presented by ILRU
Achieving Operational Excellence Through Risk Management
Paula McElwee, Kimberly Tissot, Corinna Stiles
There are some common ways that you can minimize the risk your organization takes on with preparation and knowledge. Gain some tools and tips to learn how to avoid financial pitfalls, manage HR related issues, and document core services appropriately.
What you will learn:
• Compliance requirements you need to know so your center can avoid related risks.
• Risks for your center related to grants management, non-profit/organization management, and program management.
• Risks for your SILC related to grants management, DSE relationship, and SILC indicators.
• How you can eliminate or at least mitigate risks.
• Tools to take home to develop a Risk Management Plan for your organization.
3:00-5:00PM Vandenberg A: Administration on Community Living Grantee Meeting
Commissioner Hocker, Dr. Corinna Stiles, et al.
Please note that you must register seperately for this event here, This meeting is for Grantee's only:
There is NO additional fees to attend this event. It is free and open to anyone. You must register for the APRIL Conference if you plan on attending the conference events as well.
6:00 – 7:00PM Ambassador Ballroom East: APRIL Annual Membership Meeting & Board Elections
Come hear what we have accomplished in the last year and vote for new members to join our Board of Directors.
7:15pm – 9:00pm Ambassador Ballroom West: APRIL WELCOME Reception
Light Snacks provided
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