Sunday, June 2, 2019              *updated 5/3/19

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4:00-5:30 PM

Conference Registration

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5:30-7:00 PM

Welcome Reception and Minute to Win It – Sponsored by Kenneth A. Scott Trust
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Monday, June 3, 2019

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8:00 AM

Conference Registration and Breakfast - Sponsored by VCA

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9:00 AM

Welcome and Keynote
Welcome and Keynote: Rescuing the Rescuer
Susan Rosenberg, Director of International Animal Programs, GreaterGood.org

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10:30 AM

Break - Sponsored by Shor-line

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11:00 AM

Special Session - Sponsored by PetSmart Charities
Behavior Assessments: The Good, the Bad and Puggly! Part 1
Aditi Czarnomski, CPDT, Urbane Animal Behavior

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12:30 PM

Lunch - Sponsored by Cat's Pride

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2:00 PM

Special Session - Sponsored by PetSmart Charities
Behavior Assessments: The Good, the Bad and Puggly! Part 2
Aditi Czarnomski, CPDT, Urbane Animal Behavior

3:30 PM

Break - Sponsored by PetHealth

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4:00 PM

HSUS Leadership Track
The Association Leadership Session: How to Get Sponsors and Donors
Tom Tholen, The Association for Animal Welfare Advancement

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ASPCA Operations Track
Essentials Oils in Animal Welfare
Dr. Susan Albright, Chenoa Veterinary Clinic

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IACA Field Services Track
Forensic Photography
Belinda Lewis, Fort Wayne Animal Care
and Control (retired Director) 

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5:30-8:00 PM

Reception, Dinner and Innovation Showdown

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

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8:00 AM

Conference Registration and Breakfast - Sponsored by AKC Reunite

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9:00 AM

HSUS Leadership Track
The Association Leadership Session: Mirrors and Windows
Tom Tholen, The Association for Animal Welfare Advancement

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ASPCA Operations Track
Heartworm from "A to Moxi-Doxy...
Save that Dog!"

Dr. Sheldon Rubin, Veterinary Consulting

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IACA Field Services Track
Cruelty Scene Processing
Belinda Lewis, Fort Wayne Animal Care
and Control (retired Director) 

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10:30 AM

Break - Sponsored by C Specialties Inc.

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11:00 AM

Come Together: Why and How We Need to Think About Mergers and Consolidations
Anne Reed, President & CEO,
Wisconsin Humane Society

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Ringworm: Diagnosis, Treatment & Management
Dr. Brenda Dines, Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Resident

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USDA Animal Care: Commitment, Collaboration, and Compliance
Dr. Lynne White-Shim and Dr. Susan Kingston, USDA

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12:30 PM

Lunch - Sponsored by Purina and Petfinder

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2:00 PM

You Are Human Resources
Tom Carroll, TMC Leadership Consulting

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A Holistic Approach to the Cat Challenge
Abby Smith, Felines & Canines and Emily Klehm, South Suburban Humane Society


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Herptile Captive Care and IL Herp Code
Scott Ballard, IL DNR

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3:30 PM

Break - Sponsored by Michelson Found Animals Registry

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4:00 PM

Navigating Moral (di)Stress and Ethical Dilemmas in Animal Sheltering and Welfare
Jesse Winters, Change Consultant,
Jesse Winters Consulting

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Building a Community Cats Program to Support the Future of Animal Sheltering
Darlene Duggan, Tree House
Humane Society

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Bloodstain Pattern Analysis
Adam Ricci, City of Albuquerque Animal Welfare Department

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8:00 PM

Rockin' the Prairie Dance Party

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

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8:00 AM

Conference Registration and Breakfast

9:00 AM

HSUS Leadership Track
Your Data Counts!
Sara Kent, Shelter Animals Count

ASPCA Operations Track
The Power to Positively Impact the Perceptions of Hard to Place Pets
Katie Schmuke, Nestle Purina/Petfinder

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IACA Field Services Track
Emergency Animal
Management Program – Part 1

Ron Lemenager and Mark Kepler,
Purdue University

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10:30 AM

Break

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11:00 AM

The “Inside” Scoop on Adopters
Michelle Cole, Pethealth

Cultivating Foster Community
Kelly Duer, Maddie’s Fund

Emergency Animal
Management Program – Part 2

Ron Lemenager and Mark Kepler,
Purdue University

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1230 PM

End of Conference!  See you next year.

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