MinnCAP Annual Conference 2021

MinnCAP Annual Conference 2021

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"United in Crisis; Responding with Action"

REGISTRATION OPEN - JOIN US VIRTUALLY - October 26, 27 & 29

This annual training conference attracts more than 200 Community Action staff members from 24 Minnesota member agencies across the state. The conference provides networking and leadership opportunities for staff working in Community Action as they reflect on the achievements of the past year, and examine the poverty solutions necessary to address the needs of local communities moving into the coming year.

REGISTRATION

Tickets: $249 each (+fees)

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Questions:

  • Email: leahpauletti@minncap.org

*SCHEDULE - At A Glance

*Tentative - Times are subject to change

TUESDAY, OCT. 26

1:00-2:00 PM - OPENING SESSION

  • 1:00 PM - Welcome/Promise – Bill Grant/Bob Benes
  • 1:15-2:00 PM - Opening Speaker: Rebecca Slaby

2:00-2:15 PM - BREAK

2:15-3:00 PM - LEGISLATIVE UPDATES

3:00-3:15 PM - BREAK

3:15-4:30 PM - CONCURRENT SESSIONS

  1. Racial Healing & Transformation: Advancing Workplace Equity
  2. COVID-Specific Finance and Funding Issues
  3. Developing an Age Friendly Community
  4. Maximizing Success: CAA Personnel Policies and Practices Post-Pandemic

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 27

8:30-9:45 AM - CONCURRENT SESSIONS

  1. Strategies to Onboard, Support & Retain Your New Executive Director
  2. Public, Private, Confidential, Oh MY! Navigating the MGDPA Minefield
  3. Agency-Wide Budgeting and Financial Dashboards
  4. Racial Healing & Transformation: Advancing Workplace Equity (REPEAT SESSION)

9:45-10:00 AM - BREAK

10:00-11:15 AM - CONCURRENT SESSIONS

  1. Cybersecurity: Preparing Your Organization with the Right Policies, Technology & Insurance
  2. Inclusion: Tools to be More Felon Friendly
  3. Through the Lens of a Tribal Birth-5 Immersion School
  4. Lost Childhoods: Poverty, Trauma and Crime

11:15-11:30 AMBREAK

11:30 AM-12:30 PM - AWARDS CEREMONY (LUNCH)

12:30-12:45 PMBREAK

12:45-2:00 PM - CONCURRENT SESSIONS

  1. IT: Do You Think? Or Do You Know?
  2. Certified Community Action Professional (CCAP): What’s it All About
  3. Vote Run Lead: Why Are You the Leader We Need?
  4. Real Time Strategic Planning

2:00-2:15 PM - BREAK

2:15-3:30 PM - CONCURRENT SESSIONS

  1. Whole Family/Whole Agency Approach
  2. The Leader’s Protocol: Make the Most of Every Leading Moment
  3. The Story of Community Action
  4. Tech for Housing Relief During COVID and Beyond

3:30-3:45 PM – BREAK

3:45-5:00 PM - CONCURRENT SESSIONS

  1. Preparing the Board for the Executive Director’s Annual Evaluation
  2. American Indians: History, Sovereignty and Moving Forward Together
  3. Putting Community Action Ethics in Action
  4. Session 24 - TBD

FRIDAY, OCT. 29

8:30-9:45 AM - CONCURRENT SESSIONS

  1. It’s All About Understanding
  2. Performance Coaching
  3. Let’s Talk about Caregiving
  4. Session 28 - TBD

9:45-10:00 AM - BREAK

10:00-11:15 AM - CONCURRENT SESSIONS

  1. Succession Planning: Before Someone Leaves
  2. Performance Monitoring & Results Management in the Public and Nonprofit Sectors
  3. Building Relationships with Legislators
  4. Session 32 - TBD

11:15-11:30 AM - BREAK

11:30 AM-12:45 PM - CLOSING SESSION

  • Welcome - Denise Harlow, Community Action Partnership
  • Keynote - Poverty Without Shame: Heather King

Updated 9/17/21