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Future Leaders Program


Ceramic Leadership Summit 2011


Know someone at your company, institution or university who is a rising star? Nominate them to be a part of the Future Leaders Program at the Ceramic Leadership Summit. With input from ceramic materials community executives, R&D leaders, researchers, engineers and academicians, this program is designed to help young professionals with high potential gain a fuller understanding of their leadership abilities, including their strengths and development areas as applied to the materials science world. Attendees will walk away with what they need to succeed at their current company and in their career.


Participants in the Future Leaders Program are eligible for the discounted registration rate of $395. This rate includes the Future Leaders Program and conference attendance.

Contact Megan Bricker to nominate a young professional, to register at the special rate or for more information.

Schedule of Events
Tuesday, August 2, 2011 Time Location
Breakfast & Arrival 7:30-7:40 a.m. Pratt/Calvert
Opening Comments & Introduction 7:40-7:55 a.m. Pratt/Calvert
Leadership Skills Presentation 7:55-8:35 a.m. Pratt/Calvert
Panel & Discussion 8:45-9:25 a.m. Pratt/Calvert
Happy Hour 5:00-6:00 p.m. TBD
Wednesday, August 3, 2011
Breakfast & Leadership Development Planning 7:00-8:30 a.m. Pratt/Calvert


Cullen Hackler will present the importance of developing leadership skills and goal setting. An ACerS member since 1968, Hackler currently works at Porcelain Enamel Institute, Inc. and consults with companies on leadership development.


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