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Monday, September 20
 

9:00am CDT

Welcome/Introductions
Sign-in, set up, and networking

Monday September 20, 2021 9:00am - 9:30am CDT
Green Flag Zone

10:00am CDT

Hands on Masonry Institute of Iowa Mini Session
Limited Capacity seats available

Attendees will be able to participate in a hands-on masonry demonstration. Safety glasses, long pants, and closed toed shoes required. Limited to 15 per mini session. Please offset this session with a self guided museum tour. 

Speakers
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Masonry Institute of Iowa

In 1975 some farsighted masonry contractors and associated industry representatives from throughout Iowa met with the purpose of finding a way to assist their industry in a continued orderly growth. A group decision was made to form a promotion arm of the Masonry Contractors Association... Read More →


Monday September 20, 2021 10:00am - 10:15am CDT
Outside Demonstration Area

10:00am CDT

Self Guided Museum Tour
Limited Capacity seats available

Take a "lap" or two down sprint car history lane. Attendees will choose one breakout session of the day for a self guided tour of the museum. Limited to the first 20 attendees per session to avoid creating a large crowd in the museum during a single time slot.

Monday September 20, 2021 10:00am - 10:45am CDT
First Floor Museum

10:00am CDT

Ford ASSET Updates for the Automotive Classroom Instructor
That's the focus of the DMACC Ford ASSET Program. The partnership between Ford and Lincoln dealers, Ford Motor company, community colleges and technical schools is a two-year program that allows students to earn while they learn and gain hands-on technical experience while earning an Associate's Degree in Automotive Technology.

Monday September 20, 2021 10:00am - 10:45am CDT
White Flag Zone

10:00am CDT

Introduction to Technology Student Association
An introduction to Iowa TSA; what we do, how to join, and benefits to your program.

Speakers

Monday September 20, 2021 10:00am - 10:45am CDT
Green Flag Zone

10:00am CDT

Work Based Learning: What is it exactly?
This session will explore the different types of major work based learning experiences. Matt May (Keokuk HS) and Tim Rouse (Durant HS) will share what they have developed for students and some of the pro's and con's of each different WBL level.  


Monday September 20, 2021 10:00am - 10:45am CDT
Checkered Flag Zone

10:15am CDT

Hands on Masonry Institute of Iowa Mini Session
Limited Capacity seats available

Attendees will be able to participate in a hands-on masonry demonstration. Safety glasses, long pants, and closed toed shoes required. Limited to 15 per mini session. Please offset this session with a self guided museum tour. 

Speakers
avatar for Masonry Institute of Iowa

Masonry Institute of Iowa

In 1975 some farsighted masonry contractors and associated industry representatives from throughout Iowa met with the purpose of finding a way to assist their industry in a continued orderly growth. A group decision was made to form a promotion arm of the Masonry Contractors Association... Read More →


Monday September 20, 2021 10:15am - 10:30am CDT

11:00am CDT

Hands on Masonry Institute of Iowa Mini Session
Limited Capacity seats available

Attendees will be able to participate in a hands-on masonry demonstration. Safety glasses, long pants, and closed toed shoes required. Limited to 15 per mini session. Please offset this session with a self guided museum tour. 

Speakers
avatar for Masonry Institute of Iowa

Masonry Institute of Iowa

In 1975 some farsighted masonry contractors and associated industry representatives from throughout Iowa met with the purpose of finding a way to assist their industry in a continued orderly growth. A group decision was made to form a promotion arm of the Masonry Contractors Association... Read More →


Monday September 20, 2021 11:00am - 11:15am CDT

11:00am CDT

Self Guided Museum Tour
Limited Capacity seats available

Take a "lap" or two down sprint car history lane. Attendees will choose one breakout session of the day for a self guided tour of the museum. Limited to the first 20 attendees per session to avoid creating a large crowd in the museum during a single time slot.

Monday September 20, 2021 11:00am - 11:45am CDT
First Floor Museum

11:00am CDT

SkillsUSA: Career Ready Day One
Speakers

Monday September 20, 2021 11:00am - 11:45am CDT
Green Flag Zone

11:00am CDT

National Science Foundation ATE Grant Funding Opportunities
The National Science Foundation Advanced Technological Education program has grant funding opportunities available to support technical program development, professional development, career pathways, curriculum development, outreach activities and more in support of technician education.  The current NSF-ATE solicitation and some helpful resources will be reviewed.

Speakers

Monday September 20, 2021 11:00am - 11:45am CDT
Checkered Flag Zone

11:15am CDT

Hands on Masonry Institute of Iowa Mini Session
Limited Capacity seats available

Attendees will be able to participate in a hands-on masonry demonstration. Safety glasses, long pants, and closed toed shoes required. Limited to 15 per mini session. Please offset this session with a self guided museum tour. 

Speakers
avatar for Masonry Institute of Iowa

Masonry Institute of Iowa

In 1975 some farsighted masonry contractors and associated industry representatives from throughout Iowa met with the purpose of finding a way to assist their industry in a continued orderly growth. A group decision was made to form a promotion arm of the Masonry Contractors Association... Read More →


Monday September 20, 2021 11:15am - 11:30am CDT

12:00pm CDT

Lunch with Weiler Keynote
Lunch and Technical Update/Key Note

Monday September 20, 2021 12:00pm - 1:00pm CDT
Green Flag Zone

1:00pm CDT

Industry Tour: Weiler Knoxville, Iowa.

Monday September 20, 2021 1:00pm - 2:30pm CDT
Weiler

2:30pm CDT

Self Guided Museum Tour
Limited Capacity seats available

Take a "lap" or two down sprint car history lane. Attendees will choose one breakout session of the day for a self guided tour of the museum. Limited to the first 20 attendees per session to avoid creating a large crowd in the museum during a single time slot.

Monday September 20, 2021 2:30pm - 3:15pm CDT
First Floor Museum

2:30pm CDT

Opportunities for Students in Skilled Trade Apprenticeships. Presented by the Masonry Institute of Iowa.
Chris Busch, training director for the Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers Local 3, will talk about apprentices as a career choice for high school students.  He currently chairs  the Central Iowa Coordinators Committee, which represents 16 skilled trades and apprentices in Iowa, and he will guide you through helping your students explore apprentices and where to go for additional information.

Speakers
avatar for Masonry Institute of Iowa

Masonry Institute of Iowa

In 1975 some farsighted masonry contractors and associated industry representatives from throughout Iowa met with the purpose of finding a way to assist their industry in a continued orderly growth. A group decision was made to form a promotion arm of the Masonry Contractors Association... Read More →


Monday September 20, 2021 2:30pm - 3:15pm CDT
White Flag Zone

2:30pm CDT

Recruiting: Your Program Depends on It
Recruiting: Your Program Depends on It - some brainstorming ideas about keeping your program viable in an age of cuts and tight budgets.

Speakers

Monday September 20, 2021 2:30pm - 3:15pm CDT
Checkered Flag Zone

2:30pm CDT

3:30pm CDT

Self Guided Museum Tour
Limited Capacity seats available

Take a "lap" or two down sprint car history lane. Attendees will choose one breakout session of the day for a self guided tour of the museum. Limited to the first 20 attendees per session to avoid creating a large crowd in the museum during a single time slot.

Monday September 20, 2021 3:30pm - 4:15pm CDT
First Floor Museum

3:30pm CDT

Northwest Iowa Industrial Technology Fair Showcase: Projects, Contests, and Ideas
Shane Peterson will be showcasing the Northwest Iowa Industrial Technology Fair. He will be sharing information about the fair along with contests, projects, and how you can either get involved or develop an event for your region. 

Speakers
SP

Shane Peterson

Instructor, West Lyon High School


Monday September 20, 2021 3:30pm - 4:15pm CDT
Green Flag Zone

3:30pm CDT

Bringing Automation to the Manufacturing Classroom
Sean Sanger and Seth Vernon will share their experences of developing manufacturing based classes for their respective districts.  We will discuss getting started, growth,  collaboration, and projects utilizing CNC plasma tables, machining centers, and other pieces of CNC equipment.

Speakers
SV

Seth Vernon

Instructor, Chariton High School
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Sean Sanger

Instructor, Knoxville High School


Monday September 20, 2021 3:30pm - 4:15pm CDT
Checkered Flag Zone

3:30pm CDT

Teacher PD+ Professional Development Series: Topics in Metal Casting Recap/Updates/Collaboration
This past June the University of Northern Iowa, Northwest Iowa Community College, the IITEA, and the Iowa Department of Education came together to offer two professional development opportunities for instructors. This session will recap the Topics in Metal Casting event held on the campus of UNI. This is open to all instructors that attended, as well as, those who did not attend and want more information about adding metal casting curriculum to their program. 

Speakers
LR

Lisa Riedle

University of Northern Iowa
SG

Scott Giese

University of Northern Iowa


Monday September 20, 2021 3:30pm - 4:15pm CDT
White Flag Zone

4:15pm CDT

Wrap up/Appreciation
Monday September 20, 2021 4:15pm - 4:45pm CDT
Green Flag Zone