Wednesday, October 9, 8:30-2:00
Duluth Entertainment Convention Center, Ballroom O
8:30-9:15 | HAS YOUR TEAM TRIED THIS?
A new way to think about collaboration
Presented by Nate Meyer, program leader
9:15-10:15 | KEYNOTE ADDRESS AND Q & A
State of the Center
Presented by Mike Schmitt, associate dean
10:15-10:30 | BREAK
10:30-12:00 | MARKETING IN THE CONTEXT OF EXTENSION
A three-part presentation:
Pricing: Considerations in setting a price for your programs
Branding: What happens when we don't brand?
Digital marketing: How to use technology to promote your programs
Presented by Stephen B. Castleberry, professor and head, Department of Marketing, UMD
12:00-12:30 | LUNCH
12:30-2:00 | WHAT'S NEXT FOR PROGRAM BUSINESS PLANS?
This panel presentation will address how to implement program business plans into your everyday work. Bring your questions!
Panel members: Sam Bauer, educator; Susanne Hinrichs, regional director; Jeff Reneau, program leader; Tom Rothman, director of ag stakeholder outreach; and Dianne Sivald, grants manager