September 5th – 7th, 2017

September 5th
Free pre-conference sponsored by WINTAC (Workforce Innovation Technical Assistance Center)

September 6th – 7th
Full 2-day conference

Agenda At a Glance


Join us in beautiful downtown Omaha! We offer an exciting lineup of vocational rehabilitation experts and peers to discuss best practices in employment for people with disabilities.

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Tuesday, September 5


Pre-Conference Workshop | Sponsored by WINTAC

Terry Donovan | Rachael Anderson
12:30 to 1:00 pm
Sign-In for Pre-Conference Workshop | Room: Upstairs Registration Room

1:00 to 2:30 pm
WINTAC Presentation: Common Performance Measures | Room: Midlands

2:45 to 3:45pm
Topic 1: Using previous 911 reporting data for projecting outcomes and targets.  Understanding how this information relates to program evaluation

3:45 to 4:45pm
Topic 2: Tracking and reporting Measurable Skill Gains and Credentials

4:45 to 5:00pm
Closing remarks

Pre-Conference Activites | Sponsored by PEQA

4:00 to 6:00 pm
Early Summit Registration | Room: Upstairs Registration Room

4:00 to 6:00 pm
PEQA Cohort Kick-Off | Room: Winnebago


Wednesday, September 6



7:30 to 8:00 am
Registration, Information and Networking | Room: Upstairs Registration Room

8:00 to 8:45 am
Welcome

8:45 to 10:00 am
Keynote: “Success is Not a Matter of Chance”

10:00 to 10:25 am
Break and Networking

10:30 to 11:30 am
Concurrent Sessions

11:30 to 1:00 pm
Lunch (on your own)

1:00 to 2:30 pm
Roundtable Discussions

1:00 to 4:00 pm
PEQA Advanced Session

2:45 to 4:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions

4:30 to 6:00 pm
Reception: Summit Group’s 10th Anniversary Celebration


Thursday, September 7



7:30 to 8:00 am 
Registration, Information and Networking | Room: Upstairs Registration Room

8:00 to 8:30 am
Welcome

8:30 to 10:00 am
Keynote: “Vision 2020-How Will We Measure Success?”

10:00 to 10:25 am
Break and Networking

10:30 to 11:30 am
Concurrent Sessions

11:30 to 1:00 pm
Lunch (on your own)

1:00 to 2:30 pm
Concurrent Sessions

1:00 to 3:00 pm
PEQA Advanced Session

2:30 to 3:30 pm
Networking with Summit Presenters

3:30 to 4:00 pm
Closing Comments, Introduce PEQA Cohort 3, Q&A, Evaluation, Wrap-Up

4:00 to 5:00 pm
Navigators’ Wrap-Up Meeting