2018 Conference Information


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COMMUNITY ACTION ASSOCIATION OF ALABAMA

2018 ANNUAL MAY CONFERENCE

MAY 15-17, 2018

 

The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center
241 S College Street
Auburn, AL 36830

Reservations: Toll Free Number: 1-(800)228-2876
 
Click here to make hotel reservations online

Room Type Rate
Double/King $132.00
Executive $172.00
Suite $249.00

 

CUTOFF DATE IS APRIL 29, 2018

 

 

 

CONFERENCE INFORMATION

 

Contact Person: Renae Dismuke, Project Director

205-227-7809 or 205-721-3262

 

For Sponsorship Opportunities click here

 

To register for the Conference, please complete the registration at the bottom of the page

 
 

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE-AT-A-GLANCE

 


 

Monday May 14, 2018  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Pre-Conference Tracks

TRACK 1

ROMA Next Gen and CSBG Annual Report

Deep Dive into reporting, tracking and evaluation; with emphasis on Module 3 -Community and Module 4 Individual and Family

Speaker: Jackie Orr, NASCSP

 

TRACK 2

Human Resources

Series of topics to include: Background Checks, On Board Process, Hiring and Performance Management and Termination/separation.

Speaker: Melanie Herman

Nonprofit Risk Management Center

 

TRACK 3

Customer Service

Designed for all staff who deal with customers, whether internal or external. Key topics include : understanding the needs and expectations of the customer; dealing effectively with angry and challenging customers; serving culturally diverse customers.

Speaker: Ben Ramsey

GLM Management Consulting

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS' MEETING 5:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.

 


 

Tuesday May 15, 2018

Meetings    9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Finance Officers

Human Resource Leaders

ROMA Update Consultation: For current NCRTs and NCRIs Only

Management Topic: TBD

Break   11:00 a.m. - Noon

Opening Session Luncheon with Keynote Speaker     Noon - 1:30 p.m.

Workshops      1:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Workshops      3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Evening Reception      5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

 


 

Wednesday May 16, 2018

Morning Plenary 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Break 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Workshops 11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Lunch (on your own) 12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Workshops 1:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Workshops 3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

**Evening Event TBD**

 


 

Thursday May 17, 2018

Closing Breakfast Program 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

 

 


Workshop Topics

Here are some of the workshops topics that will be featured:

  • Intro to ROMA
  • Community Engagement
  • Strategic Planning
  • Community Needs Assessment
  • Board Governance
  • Technology
  • Finance
  • Data Analysis
  • Risk Management
  • Building Collaborative Relationships with Co-Workers
  • Economic Inclusion

 

 

 


 

2018 Annual May Conference Registration Fees


Member Agencies $300.00 per person
Non-Member Agencies $400.00 per person

PRE-CONFERENCE TRACKS – May 14, 2018 (9-4 pm)


Member Agencies $100.00 per person
Non-Member Agencies $150.00 per person
Track 1 ROMA NExt Gen
Track 2 Human Resources
Track 3 Customer Service for Front-line Staff

After you submit your registration, an invoice will be sent, with the appropriate amount. Please make all checks payable to the Community Action Association of Alabama, and remit to: CAA of Alabama, P.O. Box 365, Birmingham, AL 35201

A separate registration form should be submitted for each registrant. Cancellations must be submitted in writing no later than April 30, 2018. There will be no refunds issued after that date. Substitutions will be allowed.

Submit all inquiries to: rdismuke@caaalabama.org

 

 

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION

 

After you submit your registration, an invoice will be sent, with the appropriate amount.


Thank you for your support and participation.
We look forward to seeing you in Auburn, May 15-17, 2018!