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WALL Conference Schedule

The following schedule is tentative.

Friday, October 5, 2012

10:30 a.m. Bus leaves Hawthorn Suites for Convention Center

11–11:30 a.m. Registration

11:30 a.m.–12:45 p.m. Lunch and Keynote Address

The current and future trends in continuing education of older adults

Karen Heikel, Ph.D., Assistant Vice Chancellor of Lifelong Learning and Community Engagement, UW Oshkosh

1–2:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions I

Participants will choose one of three breakout sessions to attend.

2:15–2:45 p.m. Break/Promotional Materials Table

2:45–4 p.m. Breakout Sessions II

Participants will choose one of three breakout sessions to attend.

4:15 p.m Bus leaves Convention Center for Hawthorn Suites

6 p.m. Bus leaves Hawthorn Suites for Oshkosh Country Club

6:30 p.m. Fish Fry/Seafood Dinner at Oshkosh Country Club

After dinner, the bus will return to Hawthorn Suites.

Saturday, October 6, 2012

7 a.m. Hot breakfast at Hawthorn Suites, Check out

8:15 a.m. Bus leaves Hawthorn Suites for Convention Center

8:30–8:50 a.m. Coffee/Promotional Materials Table

9–10 a.m. Keynote Address

The '60s History and Memories

Stephen Kerchner, Ph.D., director of the Black Thursday Oral History Project and history professor at UW Oshkosh

10–10:20 a.m. Break/Documents Table

10:30–11:30 a.m. Keynote Address

Recruiting members and engaging them in committee participation and leadership positions

Boris Frank, senior consultant for nonprofit organizations

11:30 a.m.–Noon WALL Business Meeting

12:15 p.m. Bus leaves for Hawthorn Suites

Optional Saturday, October 6

The following schedule of events is option for WALL Conference attendees and is offered at an additional $20 fee.

12:45–1:45 p.m. Pizza Buffet at Benvenuto's

2:15–3:30 p.m.  Guided tour of Paine Arboretum

3:45 p.m. Bus leaves Paine Arboretum for Hawthorn Suites

6–8 p.m. Downtown Oshkosh Gallery Walk 

(on your own)
 
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The Hearing Loop is available on site at the Oshkosh Convention Center.