Region 1: Alaska, Alberta, Arizona, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, Yukon Territory, and the country of Singapore.
Region 1 Leadership
What's Happening Around the Region
Region 1 Virtual Event - How to be Successful in the Chaos of Conferences and Events - now available on-demand
View the virtual event hosted by Region 1 held on on September 10th and presented by Carye Vogt, from California State University, Northridge, Conference Services & Hospitality. Carye will break down success into four easy parts, show you how to gather support from everyone you interact with, and elevate your superpowers to reach your goals for success.
View the webinar here.
Region 1 to host Virtual Networking Meeting on September 22nd 12:00pm - 1:00pm PT
You're invited to join the membership of ACCED-I Region 1 for a virtual networking, meet-and-greet, and vent session. With the academic year underway or just about to start, we want to set aside some time to check in on how everyone is navigating the start of the year. This virtual event will take place from the comfort of your home office, living room, back deck, kitchen table, or wherever may be most convenient for you. This is an informal, breakout room format event in which you will be divided into your sub-regions to maximize connection and discussion. Grab some lunch or a snack and connect with your peers!
Register by September 21st by using this link.
Region 1 to host Virtual Event on September 10th 11am PT | 12pm MT | 1pm CT | 2pm ET
How to be Successful in the Chaos of Conferences and Events
Are you looking for ways to work in the new normal? Do you want to show your worth by maintaining your campus' program and retaining or even better yet increasing your client base?
Join us for the upcoming Region 1 Virtual Event open to all ACCED-I members where Carye Vogt, from California State University, Northridge, Conference Services & Hospitality, will break down success into 4 easy parts. Carye will show you how to gather support from everyone you interact with and elevate your superpowers to reach your goals for success.
11:05am Program Begins
11:45am Program Ends/Q&A Begins
12pm Webinar Ends
Please use this link to register.
View the Region 1 Volunteer Orientation Meeting here
Region 1 Zoom meeting recording from May 19th is now available
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Region 1 to host a Zoom Meeting on May 19th
You're invited to join the membership of ACCED-I Region 1 for a virtual regional meeting, meet-and-greet, and to get some updates from your 2020-2021 Region 1 leadership team. We're excited to catch up with each of you and learn more about how you would like to engage with ACCED-I this upcoming year.
Congratulations to the following members that were recently elected to regional leadership positions:
Suzanne Bennett, CMP, Associate Director, Stanford Conferences, Stanford University, has been elected to the Board of Directors for a four year term.
Michaela Erickson, Assistant Director of Events, University of Colorado Denver, has been elected to the position of Regional Director-Elect.
LMU Welcomes Democratic Presidential Debate to Los Angeles
Sonoma State University hosts Drive-In on November 22nd!
Lessons Learned and Planning for the Future - Navigating Unplanned Campus Closures
Hosts: Kindra Kautz, Associate Director of Conference and Event Services and Jenna Hennessy, Associate Director of Student Center & Event Operations
Questions about the Drive-In? Contact Kindra Kautz firstname.lastname@example.org
Colorado College hosts Drive-In event!
The Region 1 Drive-In hosted by Colorado College in Colorado Springs, CO was a huge success! Members from four different institutions gathered to attend this full day of learning and networking, listening to engaging speakers on customer service, emergency protocols, and student protests followed by a walking tour, lunch and a discussion on software.
Questions about the Drive-in? Contact: Brenda Soto - (719) 389-6900 or email@example.com
California State University Maritime Academy Honored with JCRC Outstanding Community Partnership Award
California State University Maritime Academy was honored with the JCRC Outstanding Community Partnership Award for their partnership with URJ Camp Newman; hosting over 1,400 of their campers on campus after the Tubbs Fire of Northern California destroyed URJ Camp Newman’s grounds.
Twenty-two people gathered together at Cal State University, Fullerton on Fri. Jan 11th to discuss hosting high profile events on campus – another great Region 1 Drive-In!
In October 2017, a Cal State Fullerton student organization hosted controversial speaker, Milo Yiannopoulos on campus. Attendees at the Drive-In learned from CSUF employees about the steps they took to plan for the event, how they educated the general university population on free speech, and heard their tips for facilitating high profile events on campus.
We Need You! Volunteer Opportunities with Region 1
There are a variety of ways to get involved with Region 1. Each area will work closely with the regional leadership to accomplish a variety of tasks and better serve the membership. Please indicate what areas you would consider assisting with.
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