Agenda

2019 Program

Monday, April 29

6:30 p.m.

Join us for cocktails, dinner and lively conversation in the Trophy Room at the legendary Gallagher’s Steakhouse located at the Crossroads of the World.

Tuesday, April 30

7:30 a.m.

Check-in & Breakfast

8:00 a.m.

Welcome
Making Milestones Matter
Lisa Alonge, Founder, Anniversary University™

8:30 a.m.

For Your Anniversary to have an Impact, Start with The Question WHY Michael Merk, Former Dir. Comms. and lead for Steelcase Centennial A Milestone Master with Anniversary University™

9:30 a.m.

Speaker To-Be-Announced

9:55 a.m.

BREAK

10:15 a.m.

Demonstrating Effective Anniversary Planning Principles Kevin Bishop, Former VP Global Brand Systems and lead for IBM Centennial A Milestone Master with Anniversary University™

11:00 a.m.

From Sun King to Space Exploration: Celebrating 350 years with Saint-Gobain Carmen Ferrigno, VP Communications and lead for Saint-Gobain 350th Anniversary

12:00 p.m.

LUNCH

12:45 p.m.

Speaker To-Be-Announced

12:45 p.m.

How to Successfully Manage Anniversary Planning for a University Matt Weismantel, Sr. Dir. Mktg. & Comms. and lead for Rutgers University 250th Anniversary Note: EDU attendees only

1:30 p.m.

The Bicentennial Story of UVA is the Story of America Kari S Evans, Ex. Dir Bicentennial for University of Virginia Note: EDU attendees only

1:45 p.m.

Speaker To-Be-Announced

2:15 p.m.

Ask the Experts: Guided Networking with Milestone Masters

3:00 p.m.

Panel Q&A Discussion To-Be-Announced

3:30 p.m.

Closing Remarks

Monday, April 29

6:30 p.m.

Join Us for cocktails, dinner and lively conversation in the Trophy Room at the
legendary Gallagher’s Steakhouse located at the Crossroads of the World.

Tuesday, April 30

7:30 a.m.

Check-in & Breakfast

8:00 a.m.

Welcome
Making Milestones Matter
Lisa Alonge, Founder, Anniversary University™

8:30 a.m.

For Your Anniversary to have an Impact, Start with The Question WHY
Michael Merk, Former Dir. Comms. and lead for Steelcase Centennial
A Milestone Master with Anniversary University™

9:30 a.m.

Speaker To-Be-Announced

9:55 a.m.

BREAK

10:15 a.m.

Demonstrating Effective Anniversary Planning Principles
Kevin Bishop, Former VP Global Brand Systems and lead for IBM Centennial
A Milestone Master with Anniversary University™

11:00 a.m.

From Sun King to Space Exploration: Celebrating 350 years with Saint-Gobain
Carmen Ferrigno, VP Communications and lead for Saint-Gobain 350th Anniversary

12:00 p.m.

LUNCH

12:45 p.m.

Speaker To-Be-Announced
(Concurrent Session)

12:45 p.m.

How to Successfully Manage Anniversary Planning for a University
Matt Weismantel, Sr. Dir. Mktg. & Comms. and lead for Rutgers University 250th Anniversary
Note: EDU attendees only

1:30 p.m.

The Bicentennial Story of UVA is the Story of America Kari S Evans, Ex. Dir Bicentennial for University of Virginia Note: EDU attendees only

1:45 p.m.

Speaker To-Be-Announced

2:15 p.m.

Ask the Experts: Guided Networking with Milestone Masters

3:00 p.m.

Panel Q&A Discussion To-Be-Announced

3:30 p.m.

Closing Remarks

*Agenda subject to change