CEANY Region East Conference
Date: Friday, April 26, 2019
Time: 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
Location: SUNY Adirondack Wilton Center
696 U.S. 9, Wilton, NY 12831
Region West Conference Recap: Click Here
Power of Friends
Apprenticeship in NYS
-Light breakfast and coffee
-Introductions & Welcome from CEANY President Jill Pippin
-Morning Speaker: Debbie Morello, Principal Owner of Morello & Associates
Learn how work relationships can make or break an organization. Individuals who work well together and rejoice in each other's successes on the job are happier and tend to attain their own success. Positive work relationships lead to increased productivity and retention. From her book, The Power of Friends at Work,Debbie will discuss four key areas that lead to workplace satisfaction: Trust, Loyalty, Communication, and Celebration. Debbie will demonstrate how models such as Appreciative Inquiry and Partnering can make each day on the job more powerful and productive by focusing on enhanced interpersonal actions for themselves and their staff members.
-Lunch & Networking - Buffet Style lunch provided by Panera
-Afternoon Speaker: Apprenticeship in NYS, Denise Zieske
Denise Zieske is the Director of Workforce Development for the State University of New York (SUNY) in the Office of Community Colleges and the Education Pipeline. She develops and implements workforce programs and related initiatives for SUNY’s colleges and supports SUNY’s workforce efforts at the state and national level. Specifically, Denise administers the SUNY Apprenticeship Program which, in partnership with the New York State Department of Labor, coordinates activities to expand Registered Apprenticeships in NYS with an initial focus on advanced manufacturing and healthcare. She also supports the Clean Energy Community of Practice and the Community College Councils.
Directions: Click here or Image below:
From the North:
Take I-87 Exit 17S (Moreau State Park)
Merge onto Route 9 South
Continue on Route 9 South for approx. 8.4 miles.
The Wilton Center will be on your left
From the South:
Take I-87 Exit 15 (Saratoga Springs/Gansevoort).
At the end of the ramp, take a left onto Route 50 South
In 1.1 miles take a right onto Route 9 North
Continue on Route 9 for approx. 2.9 miles
The Wilton Center will be on your right.