Spring Leadership

AWI’s Spring Leadership Conference is a two-day event for the purpose of conducting the Spring Chapter Officer Council meeting that focuses on individual leadership skills and growth for existing and new AWI Chapter Volunteer Leaders. Additionally, the AWI Board of Directors meets at this event where a wide cross section of AWI volunteer leaders can network and build upon new and existing relationships.  Other activities at the Spring Leadership Conference include AWI Committee Meetings, education offerings and when possible, plant tours of interest.

2016 Spring Leadership
May 23-24, 2016

Traverse City, MI
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The annual Spring Leadership Conference encourages AWI members to revitalize their leadership skills and advance the development of AWI programs, publications and projects.
The event includes -
  • Plant Tours at American Waste, Great Lakes Stainless, Strata Design and Skilled Manufacturing, Inc.
  • Speakers Bureau Training
  • Leadership Training and Snapshot Learning
  • Board of Directors, Chapter Officers Council, Committee and Best Practice Group Meetings
  • Golf, Winery Tours and More!

Schedule of Events

Sunday, May 22
1:00 pm Golf at Wolverine Golf Course
1:00 pm Tour at Old Mission Wineries
3:00 pm Golf at Wolverine Golf Course
Monday, May 23
7:00am-8:00am Breakfast
8:00am-12:00pm Chapter Officer Council
8:00am-12:00pm Speakers Bureau Training
8:00am-5:00pm Marketing Committee
12:30-2:00 pm Lunch & Keynote Speaker, Nathan Havey, on Leadership 
5:00-6:00 pm Reception
Tuesday, May 24
7:00am-8:00am Breakfast
8:00am-9:00am Snapshot Learning (4) Presenters
9:15am-:5:00pm Plant Tours
Wednesday, May 25
8:00am-5:00pm Board of Directors