Prior Year: 14th Annual Conference Agenda

"The Conference That Welds the CSU Campuses Together"

On the Road Trip to Success: Surviving the Bumps, Twists and Turns in the Pursuit of Excellence - March 14th through 16th, 2016

Sunday, March 13, 2016

Time Event Location
1:00 – 4:00 pm Pre-Con Event:  Afternoon Bicycle Ride along the Ocean | Pre-registration and payment required
5:30 – 7:30 pm Early Bird Reception & Registration – Wear Your Campus T-Shirt Atrium

Monday, March 14, 2016

Time Event Location
6:00 – 9:00 am Breakfast (complimentary for hotel guests) Atrium
8:30 – 10:00 am Late Registration Ballroom Foyer
10:00 – 11:30 am General Session: Nothing Changes Until You Do!
Keynote: Mike Robbins, Professional Speaker
Laguna Grande Ballroom
11:45 am – 1:15 pm Lunch Atrium
1:30 – 3:00 pm Breakout Sessions #1
1. Budget: Interactive Budget Session
Jenna Aguirre, Director, Academic Resources
California State University, San Bernardino
Renee Smith, AA/S, College of Natural Sciences
California State University, San Bernardino
2. HR: Pension & Benefits (Part 1 of 2)
Jonathan Karpf, Lecturer
San Jose State University
3. Professional Development: Be Yourself; Everyone Else is Already Taken: The Power of Authenticity
Mike Robbins, Professional Speaker
3:00 – 3:30 pm Break Ballroom Foyer
3:30 – 5:00 pm Breakout Sessions #2
1. Budget: Schedule Planning and Analysis (SPA)
Gina Pierce, College Budget Analyst
Humboldt State University
2. HR: Pension & Benefits (Part 2 of 2)
Jonathan Karpf, Lecturer
San Jose State University
3. Professional Development: ARC Succession Plan: Ensuring the Future of ARC
Kathy Martin, California State University, San Marcos.
Robin Pollock, ARC Founder & Logistics Coordinator (retired-California State University, Sacramento)
5:05 pm For those who have reservations for the Tides at Beach Café, meet in Lobby to walk over to the Monterey Tides Restaurant.  (Advance reservations required.) Tides at Beach Café
5:30 – 7:30 pm Reception Atrium
7:30 pm Dinner on your own
Be sure to use the DINING GUIDE, and remember to ask for discounts using “Flash Your Badge” Program (Details in your folder.)

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Time Event Location
6:00 – 9:00 am Breakfast (complimentary for hotel guests)  
8:30 – 9:30 am General Session: Survive Until Help Arrives
Dan Davis, Retired Chief of Police
California State University, Sacramento
Laguna Grande Ballroom
9:30 – 10:00 am Networking Break Ballroom Foyer
10:00 – 11:30 am   Breakout Sessions #3  
  1. Budget: How to Calculate WTU’s, Timebase, and Faculty Salaries
Karen vonBargen, Academic Personnel Coordinator
California State University, Chico
 
  2. HR: Creating and Improving Processes and Procedures
Kristina Wong, Administrative Support Coordinator II
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
 
  3. Professional Development: Dealing with Difficult Conversations
Robert Rice, Professional Speaker
 
11:45 – 1:15 pm Lunch Atrium
1:30 – 3:00 pm Breakout Sessions #4
1. Budget: CFS Data Warehouse Financial Reporting from a College Perspective
Andrea Beechko, Queen of Data Warehouse
California State University, San Bernardino
2. HR: Background Checks in the CSU:  A Changed Environment Natalie King, J.D., Associate Vice President for University Personnel
California State University, Monterey Bay
3. Professional Development: Writing Powerful Business Documents
Robert Rice, Professional Speaker
3:00 – 3:30 pm Networking Break Ballroom Foyer
3:30 – 5:00 pm Breakout Sessions #5
1. Budget:  Your Campus on the Front Page—And It’s Not Good!
Kaye Milburn, Director of Auditing Services
California State University, Sacramento
2. HR: Background Checks in the CSU:  A Changed Environment
Natalie King, J.D., Associate Vice President for University Personnel
California State University, Monterey Bay
3. Professional Development: Creating Your Own Personal Road Map to Success
Gary Hernbroth, Professional Speaker
5:30 – 6:30 pm Reception Atrium
6:30 – 10:00 pm Event Dinner – The Road to Success Begins at a CSU (casual attire)
Charity Basket Raffle
Coordinated by Team Chico

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Time Event Location
6:00 – 9:00 am Breakfast (complimentary for hotel guests) Atrium
9:00 – 10:00 am Future of ARC
ARC Committee – Panel Discussion
Come prepared to share your ideas and thoughts; sign up to help organize ARC 2017!
 
10:00 – 10:15 am Break  
10:15 – 11:15 am On the Road Trip to Success: Surviving the Bumps, Twists, and Turns in the Pursuit of Excellence
Gary Hernbroth - Closing Keynote Speaker
 
11:15 – 11:45 am Wrap-Up & RaffleMust be Present to Win  
  • Post- Con Event Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 1:00 p.m.: Trip to the Monterey Bay Aquarium
  • Be sure to Return and Recycle:  Turn in your neck-pockets on Wednesday for a chance on some fabulous prizes! Grand Prize: Free Registration to ARC: 2017

  THANK YOU to the following sponsors for their support of ARC 2016!

CSU Channel Islands, Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
CSU East Bay, Division of Academic Affairs
CSU Humboldt, College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
CSU Humboldt, Office of the Provost and the Department of Academic Resources
CSU Northridge, College of Business and Economics
CSU Sacramento, College of Social Sciences & Interdisciplinary Studies
CSU San Bernardino, College of Education
CSU San Bernardino, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
CSU San Marcos, College of Business Administration
CSU San Marcos, Extended Learning
CSU Stanislaus, College of Business Administration
CSU Stanislaus, College of Science
CSU Santa Barbara, Academic Affairs 

SEE YOU NEXT YEAR FOR ARC 2017 – 15 TH ANNIVERSARY!!!