NACCE 2020 Preconferences

Please note: These preconferences require an additional cost.

ALL DAY PRECONFERENCE

Date/Time: Sunday, October 11 from 9 AM – 4 PM

Title:  Intuit's Design for Delight (D4D) Training 

Description: Design for Delight (D4D) is a series of three principles which represent how Intuit innovates. The goal of D4D is to help teams to be bold by going beyond customer expectations, evoking positive emotion throughout the customer experience, and delivering dramatic improvements in their customers’ lives. During this all-day preconference, you will:

  • Learn/review the principles of D4D
  • Engage in D4D through multiple small group exercises - This will be a very interactive session!
  • Find ways to incorporate D4D in your profession 

Registrants that participate in the full-day preconference will receive a D4D digital badge through NACCE. Learn more about D4D here.

Price:

  • Members $200 - 30 scholarships available - application coming soon!
  • Non-member $300

Includes 8-hour virtual workshop, coffee, snacks and D4D Digital Badge

Presenters:

  • Karla Readshaw, Strategic Partner Manager, Education, Intuit
  • Nico Valencia, Senior Manager, Strategic Education Partnerships, Intuit

MORNING PRECONFERENCE

Date/Time: Sunday, October 11 from 9 AM – 12 PM

Title: Support Entrepreneurs in the Skilled Trades - Lesson Learned + Get Involved with #PitchfortheTrades

Description: Last year, NACCE was awarded a grant by the Philip E. and Carole R. Ratcliffe Foundation to support entrepreneurs in skilled trades. At our 2019 annual conference in Newport Beach, CA, we hosted the inaugural Pitch for the Trades Competition with the overaching goal to foster job creation for the trades and help provide resources to our members and their students. Five schools were awarded a total of $75,000. View more details here. Attend this preconference to learn the following:

  • Successes, challenges and best practices from our 2019 awarded schools
  • Student Impact - Did we accomplish our goal of fostering job creation for the trades?
  • How your college can get involved with this initiative 

Price:

  • Members $129
  • Non-member $229

Includes 3-hour workshop, coffee and snacks

Presenters:

  • Carlene Cassidy, CEO, Philip E. and Carole R. Ratcliffe Foundation
  • Richard Cuprak, Jr., Project Lead from Rio Salado College
  • Katie Gailes, Project Lead from Wake Tech Community College
  • Marie Lapidus, Project Lead from Harper College 
  • Theresa MacLennan, Project Lead, NACCE (Moderator)
  • Lourdes Ramboa, Project Lead from Tarrant Community College
  • Dirk Soma, Project Lead from Kauai Community College

AFTERNOON PRECONFERENCE

Date/Time: Sunday, October 11 from 1-4 PM

Title: Empower Your Student Entrepreneurs - Lesson Learned + Get Involved with Everyday Entrepreneur Venture Fund Phase II

Description: NACCE has partnered with the Everyday Entrepreneur Venture Fund (EEVF) to address one of most urgent needs of our country – that of supporting local economies via entrepreneurship. Our joint mission is to launch underfunded community college entrepreneurs into business, with a focus on community-based start-ups, scale-ups of existing businesses, and the implementation of proven replicable business models. Learn more here. Attend this preconference to learn the following:

  • Successes, challenges and best practices from the 2017-2019 Pilot Colleges
  • Updates from our 2020-2022 Pilot Colleges
  • Student Impact - Are we accomplishing our goal of supporting everyday entrepreneurs?
  • How your college can get involved with this initiative

Price:

  • Members $129
  • Non-member $229

Includes 3-hour workshop, coffee and snacks

Presenters:

  • Andy Gold, Assistant Professor, Entrepreneurship & Management, Hillsborough Community College
  • Beth Kerly, Assistant Professor, Business, Hillsborough Community College
  • Chip Weismiller, Founder, Everyday Entrepreneur Venture Fund
  • Stuart Weismiller, Founder, Everyday Entrepreneur Venture Fund