2024 Summer Institute Schedule

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22nd Annual Summer Institute
Empower, Engage and Connect
July 15-17th 2024

Conference Schedule 

Monday July 15, 2024

7:45 Registration

8:20 Welcome

8:30 Keynote I:  Ricky Robertson

10:30 Vendor Showcase

11:00 Breakout I: 

Session A: Ricky Robertson

Session B:  

Session C:   

12:00 Vendor Showcase

12:15 Lunch/Business Meeting/Karen Norlander Award for Outstanding Legal Advocacy in Special Education 

1:15 Keynote II: Shawn Harper

2:30 Vendor Showcase

3:00 Breakout Session II:

Session D:

Session E: 

Session F:

4:00 Vendor Showcase

4:30 President's Reception
* Please be sure to join us for free Hors D'oeuvres and wine!

Tuesday July 16, 2024

8:10  Introductions/Announcements

8:30  Keynote III:  Dr. Nikole Hollins-Sims

10:00 Vendor Showcase

10:30 Breakout III:

Session G:  Dr. Nikole Hollins-Sims

Session H:   

Session I:  

11:30 Vendor Showcase

11:45 Lunch/ Friend Of Special Education Award

12:45 Vendor Showcase

1:15 Keynote IV: Legal Team - Tara Moffett & Anne McGinnis

2:45 Vendor Showcase

3:15 Breakout IV:

Session J: 

Session K: 

Session L: 

4:15 Vendor Showcase

Wednesday July 17, 2024

8:45 Introductions

9:00 Special Education Administrator of the Year Award  

9:30 Christopher Suriano - Assistant Commissioner NYSED, Kathleen Milliman - Chief of Special Education Services, and Suzanne Bolling - Assistant Counsel NYSED  

11:00 Raffle items!