2016 AIA WMR Leadership Summit

AIA WMR LEADERSHIP SUMMIT

Friday, January 29 – Saturday, January 30, 2016

Location: Phoenix, Arizona


 DRAFT AGENDA:

Friday Jan 29 

Arrive Friday Afternoon/ Evening

7:00 PM  Dinner, The Arrogant Butcher (2 E. Jefferson #150, Phoenix, Arizona)

Saturday Jan 30

8:00 AM  – Breakfast, AIA Arizona Offices (30 N 3rd Ave, Suite 200, Phoenix, AZ 85003 | P: 602.252.4200)

8:30 AM  – Introductions/Overview

  • Who is WMR?  Purpose
  • Roles of Regional Rep/Director and Strategic Councilor
  • AIA National Strategic Plan Initiatives

10:00 AM  – Break

10:15 AM  – WMR Strategic Initiatives

  • Brainstorm Topics
  • Identify Focused Direction
  • Determine Approach, Assign Leader
  • Issues for National/Strategic Council

12:15 PM –  Lunch

1:15 PM –  Communications Plan

  • Business Meetings
  • Leadership Calls/Agendas/Schedule
  • Internal communication
  • Website
  • Audience
  • Content (information, resource)
  • Assign Leader

3:15 PM –  Future Agenda Topics

4:00 PM – Adjourn


 

HOMEWORK QUESTIONS:

Please think about the questions below prior to the Leadership Summit.

1. What can WMR do for your members? Components?

  • communicate National directives/ initiatives
  • provide component/regional directives to National

2. What resources would benefit your components/states/? members?

  • legislative issues
  • events
  • education
  • other

3. What resources would benefit your component?  Members?

  • legislative
  • education/licensure
  • best practices
  • other

4. How can WMR be effective in Communication?

5. How can the States/Components share information?

6. What issues/challenges/opportunities is your Chapter/State facing that you would like National to know about and act upon?


 

STIPEND:

(1) Representative from each State (President or President’s Representative) is provided a $400 stipend to attend this Leadership Summit.

Others are invited and encouraged to attend (but no stipend is available). – e.g. YAF, Pettigrew Scholar, other CACE not on ExComm


 

HOTEL SUGGESTION:

Sheraton Grand Phoenix (http://www.sheratonphoenixdowntown.com)

340 N 3rd Street, Phoenix, Arizona | P: 602-262-2500