Education Summit 2020


GBTA North Central Chapter
Trade Show & Education Summit
**Thursday, May 28, 2020**

New date is Thursday, September 10, 2020

7:00-8:00 a.m. Registration, Trade Show & Breakfast

8:00-8:15 a.m. Welcome & Opening Remarks: Jan Shoemaker, President North Central Chapter

8:15-9:30 a.m. Carol Cambridge & The Stay Safe Project

Active Shooter – Crisis at Work©

How are you as an organization protecting your most valuable assets – your employees. Learn how to handle a catastrophe from Industry expert Carol Cambridge from The Stay Safe Project and how to handle an active shooter scenario, your employees have only seconds to make a decision! Should they escape? Should they find cover or take on the assailant? What if there are more than one shooter?

Active Shooter situations are unpredictable, evolve quickly and are over within minutes. This interactive program answers your questions & concerns; calms your fears; trains your brain to “survive” an active shooter situation and gives you the information you need to take back to your employees.

Founder and CEO of The Stay Safe Project. Carol motivates people to move away from fear-based thinking and inspires people to ACT from STRENGTH not from fear!

9:30-9:45 a.m. Morning Break

9:45-10:45 a.m. The State of Globalization

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10:45-11:45 a.m. Will Your License Fly?

11:45 a.m-1:00 p.m. Lunch, Trade Show, & Networking

1:00-2:00 p.m. Travel Feud

2:15-2:30 p.m. Afternoon Break

2:30-3:30 p.m. Keynote Speaker – Tim Gard
Creating Successful, Productive, Safe, Happy People One Laugh at a Time

Tim Gard, CSP, CPAE is a tears-in-your-eyes-laugh-out-loud speaker who teaches people to be more resilient and resourceful and coaches’ businesses on how to enhance productivity and employee enthusiasm.

Talented, innovative and memorable, Tim provides amazing take-home value delivered with his one-of-a-kind presentation style Tim "walks his talk" as a successful business owner himself for more than 20 years.

Before starting his business, he worked in the Sales Industry, as well as State and Federal Government in Human Services, as a fraud investigator and is a navy veteran Recognized as a pioneer in humor-based training.

Tim is a certified speaking professional (CSP) and a member of the Speaker Hall Of Fame, an elite honor held by fewer than 150 speakers worldwide. The author or co-author of Just Plane Funny, My Policy Manual, Motivational Leaders, and Humor Me, Tim humorously delivers messages as universal as his audiences are diverse.

3:30-4:00 p.m. Closing Remarks, Election Results, Scholarship Awards, Drawings & PAC

4:00-5:30 p.m.: Reception & Happy Hour

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Visit all the exhibitors and be eligible for great prizes!

Reserve your trade show table today!
Cost: $100 - includes a skirted high-top table. You’re welcome to bring banners and stands to represent your organization. Tradeshow times are TBD. Drawings will be held at end of day.

You must register separately for admission into the Education Summit.

Register Today for Early Bird Pricing to Education Summit!

Early Bird – Until end of day Agusut 14th
$110 – Member
$135 – Non-Member

After August 14th
$135 – Member
$160 – Non-Member

All purchased tickets are non-refundable.

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