IACCT

Student Legislative Seminar

 

 

AGENDA 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 24, Holiday Inn-Downtown, 1050 – 6th Avenue, Des Moines, IA 7:00 a.m. Thursday, January 25, State Capitol, First Floor Rotunda, North Wing

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.          Capitol Tour (recommend arriving 10 minutes ahead)

2:00 - 2:50 p.m.           Conference Check-In – Hotel Lobby

3:00 - 3:10 p.m.           Welcome – MJ Dolan IACCT Executive Director, Des Moines Room

3:15 - 4:00 p.m.           Opening General Session  
                                    Kim Reynolds – Governor of Iowa
                                    Introduced by SWCC Student TBA
                                    Des Moines Room

4:20 - 5:15 p.m.           Concurrent Sessions Round I

Session IA:  Dialogue with Legislators
                                    Senator Amanda Ragan and Senator Amy Sinclair
                                    Facilitated by Martha Wick, Governmental Affairs, Indian Hills Community College
                                    Northview Room11th Floor

Session IIA:  The Changing Demographics of Iowa
Paula Nissen, Education Consultant Iowa Department of Education
Marcela Hermosillo-Tarin, Education Consultant Iowa Department of Education
East Room

Session IIIA:  What is Your Emotional Intelligence (E.Q.)?
Kim Waltman fullCIRCLE creative + coaching
West Room

5:35 - 6:30 p.m.           Concurrent Sessions Round II

Session IB:   Dialogue with Legislators
                                    Senator Rita Hart and Representative Ashley HinsonFacilitated by Honey Bedell, Eastern Iowa Community Colleges
                                    Northview Room11th Floor

Session IIB:  The Changing Demographics of Iowa
Paula Nissen, Education Consultant Iowa Department of Education
Marcela Hermosillo-Tarin, Education Consultant Iowa Department of Education
East Room

Session IIIB:  What is Your Emotional Intelligence (E.Q.)?
Kim Waltman – fullCIRCLE creative + coaching
West Room

6:45 - 7:30 p.m.           Closing General Session
                                    Linda Upmeyer, Iowa Speaker of the House, NIACC College Alumnus
Introduced by Claudia Cueva-Escobedo, NIACC Student Government President
                                    DesMoines Room

7:45 - 8:45 p.m.           DINNER – Top of Tower 11th Floor
                                   

Thursday, January 25, 2018
7:00 - 9:00 a.m.           Breakfast with Legislators, State Capitol (First Floor Rotunda, North Wing)

10:00 a.m.                   Capitol Tours Available (Contact Capitol staff to set up your group’s tour) https://www.legis.iowa.gov/resources/tourCapitol/request    

 

Hotel and Session Information

  • Gather in the Des Moines Room for the Opening General Session at 3:00 p.m.
  • Assorted light snacks are available.
  • Please choose your Concurrent Session from the SLS Agenda in your folder.  Concurrent Sessions will begin at 4:20 p.m.  The Des Moines Room on the lobby level will be divided into two rooms (East and West). The Top of the Tower and the Northview Rooms are on the 11th floor. 
  • Gather in the Des Moines Room at 6:45 p.m. for the Closing General Session.
  • Dinner will be served at the Top of Tower on the 11th floor at 7:45 p.m.
  • Please take five minutes following the Closing General Session to complete the Seminar Feedback card in your SLS folder and place it in the boxes by the doors.
  • The Swimming Pool closes at 11:00 p.m. and is located on the lobby level.
  • Please contact an IACCT Staff Member with any questions.
  • We will print you two name tags, one for Wednesday and one for Thursday when we have breakfast at the Capitol with the Legislators.

 

Registration Form
Hotel Information
Student Information Sheet