Class of 2016 Kick Off Party
September 15, 2015 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The ISES Class of 2016 is kicking off the start of the new events calendar! After enjoying food and networking we will have special guest speaker Jodi Collen CSEP, the International President of the International Special Events Society teaching us about why our Generation X,Y &Zs are relevant to our industry. Come hang with the ISES Class of 2016.
5:30pm-6:30pm: Mingling +ISES Breaker Networking
6:30-6:40pm: Jacob MC and recognize sponsors and timeline of events
6:40-7:10pm: Jodi Speaks
Jodi is the Director of Event & Conference Planning for Augsburg College, a private liberal-arts college in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In her role at Augsburg, Jodi and her team plan and manage over 400 events that happen on campus including Homecoming, Commencement, fundraising galas, student events and speaking engagements/performances by visiting dignitaries and celebrities such as His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, United States President Jimmy Carter, Senator Hillary Clinton, F.W. DeKlerk, Their Majesties the King & Queen of Norway, and hip hop artist Macklemore.
Jodi has her Master of Tourism Administration (MTA) with a dual degree in event & meeting management & sport management from the George Washington University School of Business, and earned her Certified Special Event Professional (CSEP) certification in 2005. Additionally, Jodi is a past-president of the ISES Minneapolis-St. Paul chapter, served as the ISES Regional Vice President for the Midwest Region (USA) from 2006-2008, served as the chair of the ISES Education Council from 2011-2012 and is currently serving as International President of the International Special Events Society.
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