Men of Vision & Excellence (MOVE) Conference


 

 

Date

Saturday, October 25th, 2014

 

Mission

The Men of Vision and Excellence Conference’s mission is to create an environment that invites young men, professionals, and mentors to come together and engage in dialogue about important issues and topics.

Location

Hodges University – Naples Campus
Science & Technology Building
2647 Professional Circle
Naples, FL 34119

 

Time

9:30 AM – 3:30 PM

 

Target Audience

FREE to attend for high school, college, and young professional males, ages 14-25.

MOVE was developed to address the needs of high school, college, and young professional males ages 14-25. The event will explore various issues that young men face in contemporary society – completing and excelling in high school and college; preparing for and excelling in the workplace; branding oneself; and becoming leaders in the community.

 

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Objectives

  • To encourage high school males to discuss the obstacles they face to remain and excel in school, as well as seek higher education
  • To encourage college males to complete their academic careers and position themselves to become leaders within the workplace and community
  • To address the need for young professionals to brand and market themselves in a strategic manner while leveraging key relationships through networking and mentorship

 

Program Components

  • “Straight Talk”
  • Time Management
  • Setting Goals
  • STEM –Science, Technology, Engineering & Math
  • Balancing Work and School
  • Communication Skills – Verbal & Written
  • Networking & Relationship Building
  • First Impressions
  • Staying Healthy

 

Agenda

9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Registration, Continental Breakfast & Networking Session
10:00 a.m. – 10:25 a.m. Welcome & Opening Remarks
10:25 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Transition to Breakouts
10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Concurrent Breakout Session I
11:15 a.m. – 11:20 a.m. Transition to Executive Panel
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Executive Panel
12:00 p.m. – 12:15 p.m. Executive Panel Q&A
12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Lunch
12:45 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Keynote Luncheon
1:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Keynote Q&A
1:30 p.m. – 1:35 p.m. Transition to Breakouts
1:35 p.m. – 2:20 p.m. Concurrent Breakout Session II
2:20 p.m. – 2:25 p.m. Transition to Roundtables
2:25 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Mentor/Student Roundtables
3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Closing Remarks & Recognition of Sponsors

 

Keynote Speaker

Mandell Crawley
Head of National Business Development
U.S. Wealth Management

 

Event Chair

Gregg Stupinski
Managing Director
Morgan Stanley

 

Event Co-Chair

Gail Williams
Chief Diversity Officer
Hodges University

 

Sponsorship Options




Title Sponsor – Donor Level $3,000

  • Designated as the Title Sponsor for the Men of Vision & Excellence (MOVE) Conference; Limited to two Co-Title Sponsors
  • Corporate logo prominently displayed on all marketing and event day materials, in press releases, and on event website
  • Will publicly receive a Recognition Plaque at the event
  • An opportunity to have a representative from your organization speak during the welcoming remarks at the event (5 minutes)
  • Opportunity to display corporate banner in prominent location (provided by your company)
  • Full page ad in event program; ads must be received 3 weeks before the scheduled event
  • Opportunity to send 5 representatives to serve as Mentors for the event

Executive Sponsor – Donor Level $1,500

  • Designated as an official Executive Sponsor for the Men of Vision & Excellence (MOVE) Conference
  • Corporate logo displayed on all marketing and event day materials, in press releases, and on event website
  • Will publicly receive a Recognition Plaque at the event
  • Opportunity to display corporate banner (provided by your company)
  • Half-page ad in the program; ads must be received 3 weeks before the scheduled event
  • Opportunity to send 3 representatives to serve as mentors for the event

Select Sponsor – Donor Level $750

  • Designated as an official Select Sponsor for the Men of Vision & Excellence (MOVE) Conference
  • Corporate logo displayed on all marketing and event day materials, in press releases, and on event website
  • Will publicly receive a Recognition Certificate at the event
  • Quarter-page ad in the program; Ads must be received 3 weeks before the scheduled event
  • Opportunity to send 2 representative to serve as a mentor for the event

Friend Sponsor – Donor Level $250

  • Designated as an official Select Sponsor for the Men of Vision & Excellence (MOVE) Conference
  • Corporate logo displayed on all marketing and event day materials, in press releases, and on event website
  • Opportunity to send 1 representative to serve as a mentor for the event

Conference Program Ads (Sponsor Provided)

All ads are in Full Color

  • Full Page Ad – $800
  • Half Page Ad – $600
  • Quarter Page Ad – $400

 

For more information, please contact Ameerah Mukayed at Ameerah.Mukayed@floridadiversitycouncil.org.

 

Sponsors

 

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