2014: Opening Doors to Collaboration

"Opening Doors to Collaboration"

8:00 8:30 Registration (Kenneth C. Rowe Building Atrium, 6100 University Ave.)
8:30 8:55 DPMG General Meeting (Potter Auditorium, Room 1028, Rowe Building)
8:55 9:00 Opening Address: DPMG Executive
9:00 10:00 Senior Leaders Panel: Moderator: Richard Florizone (Potter Auditorium)
10:00 10:25 Break (Rowe Atrium)
10:30 11:30 Keynote Address: Karen Oldfield (Potter Auditorium)
11:35 12:35 Lunch & Prize Draw (McInnes Room, Student Union Building)
12:45 1:45

"Collaboration in Support of Innovation in the University"

Steven Mannell

"The Power of Influence"

Wayne Woodard

Active Session: "Qidong"

Paula Perron

Two Session Workshop: "Intercultural Competency – what it is and how to cultivate it"

Pat DeMeo

1:55 2:55

"Leading Change: Matters of the Head & Heart"

Dwight Fischer & Diane Gorsky

"Building Bridges – ‘team effectiveness and collaboration’"

Scott Comber

"There IS an ‘I’ in ‘Team’: Personality and its Impact on Leadership and Teams"

Rick Paradis

3:00 3:45 DPMG Award Presentation (Potter Auditorium)
3:45 4:00 Prize Draw *You must be in attendance to win* (Potter Auditorium)
4:00 5:00 Reception (Rowe Atrium)

The DPMG Professional Development Committee would like to thank the organizations below for their support for the 2014 DPMG Conference.

Platinum Sponsor


Gold Sponsor:


Bronze Sponsors:

Drobot Automotive

Honorable Mentions:

Jeff Winship, Maritime Wealth Management


The Professional Development Committee would like to thank Conference Services, Human Resources, Instructional Media Services and the Print Centre for their ongoing support.