The actual session times may vary during the seminar from the ones indicated below.  

Registration & Refreshments  ( 3:00pm - 3:30pm )

Session 1 – Welcome, Introductions, and Purposes of the New Deans Seminar  ( 3:30pm - 4:00pm )

Session 2 – Your Role as the Dean: Focus on the University, the Business School, and You  ( 4:00pm - 5:30pm )

Networking Reception and Dinner  ( 5:45pm - 7:45pm )

Breakfast  ( 7:30am - 8:30am )

Session 3 – Strategic Planning  ( 8:30am - 10:00am )

Refreshment Break  ( 10:00am - 10:30am )

Session 4 – Leadership and Succession Planning  ( 10:30am - 11:30am )

Session 5 – Financial Strategy  ( 11:30am - 12:30pm )

Networking Lunch  ( 12:30pm - 1:30pm )

Session 6 – Managing Internal Issues  ( 1:30pm - 2:30pm )

Session 7 – Managing External Relationships  ( 2:30pm - 3:30pm )

Refreshment Break  ( 3:30pm - 4:00pm )

Session 7 – Managing External Relationships (Continued)  ( 4:00pm - 5:00pm )

Networking Reception  ( 5:15pm - 6:15pm )

Breakfast  ( 7:30am - 8:30am )

Session 8 – International Partnerships  ( 8:30am - 10:00am )

Refreshment Break  ( 10:00am - 10:30am )

Session 9 – Managing Cross-Campus Relationships  ( 10:30am - 12:00pm )

Networking Lunch  ( 12:00pm - 1:00pm )

Session 10 – Guest Panel  ( 1:00pm - 3:00pm )

Refreshment Break  ( 3:00pm - 3:30pm )

Session 11 – AACSB Accreditation: What Every New Dean Needs to Know  ( 3:30pm - 4:30pm )

Session 12 – Seminar Wrap-Up and Celebration  ( 4:30pm - 5:00pm )