The Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce will host the 2018 SPARK! Leadership Conference presented by Excellus BlueCross BlueShield on March 6 and 7, 2018 at the Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel (16 N. Franklin Street, Watkins Glen).
This conference offers a fresh take on leadership development to bright, dynamic professionals from all industries across New York State and beyond. Conference speakers are all top-notch professionals, and the slate of programming seeks to engage, encourage, and educate rising leaders, veteran leaders, and the leader in each of us! There will be three large-group sessions and 12 break-out sessions. Our keynote speakers are Clare and Jan van den Blink. A special bonus session featuring Arel Moodie, promises an evening of energy. Keep reading to learn more about all of our sessions and speakers.
Registration is open! There are conference rates including lodging, without lodging, and even a rate for college students.
The SPARK! Leadership Conference is the perfect opportunity to market your business to an impressive group of leaders from across New York State. Choose from a variety of sponsorship opportunities.
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The 2018 Keynote will be presented by Clare and Jan van den Blink. We open the conference with this special keynote session. Details coming soon!
The Art of Likability will be presented by Arel Moodie, Founder and CEO of Arel Moodie International. The Art of Likability Bonus Session takes place on Tuesday, March 6 from 4:30pm to 8:00pm at the Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel. The Bonus Session includes networking, a cash bar, and complimentary wine courtesy of Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards at 4:30pm, dinner at 5:30pm, and the session itself at 6:30pm. The Bonus Session is sponsored by Three Rivers Development.
More on The Art of Likability: People don't quit jobs, typically, they quit bosses. A leader's job is to create a vision and atmosphere that fosters loyalty, productivity, and results. This presentation will help leaders increase productivity, decrease costs relate to turnover, and help increase profits.
► This Bonus Session is included in full conference registration. Those who are not attending the conference may register for the Bonus Session only, but advance registration is still required. The cost is $40 and details are included in the registration form. Please complete and return the registration form by February 23.