Great Lakes Council of Business Schools and Programs
ACBSP Region 4 Conference
October 17-18, 2013
Preliminary Agenda Now Available
Call for Presentations & Early Registration Deadline September 27
Student Showcase Competition
Registration is now open for the Great Lakes Council of Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP Region 4) annual conference. Hosted by Malone University in Canton, Ohio, the Region 4 conference will begin on Thursday, October 17th with the opening reception at the Pro Football Hall of Fame and end by 3pm on Friday, October 18th. The conference early registration fee is $125 (after Sept. 27, the fee will be $150). A preliminary agenda is now available, including informational flyers on the dinner keynote speaker and opening special event!
Our region will again participate in the Best of Regions competition, with the theme Engaged Learning in the Digital Age. The winner of the Best of Regions competition will automatically be included in the presentations to be given at the ACBSP 2014 Annual Conference in Chicago. The deadline to respond to this Call for Presentations is Sept. 27th.
In keeping with Region 4's efforts to recognize and involve promising business students in ACBSP activities, we are initiating the Student Showcase Virtual Elevator Speech Competition at this year's regional conference. Since it's a virtual competition using the web-based social media technology of YouTube to submit their elevator speech, our growing numbers of online students will also be able to send in entries . More information on the Student Showcase application can be found here.
The conference hotel is the Hilton Garden Inn Akron-Canton Airport. Make your reservation by calling 330-966-4907.
Join us at the Pro Football Hall of Fame and Malone University for Engaged Learning in a Digital Age!
Conference contact information:
President-elect, Great Lakes Council of Business Schools and Programs