Eye Banker Leadership Program

Eye Banker Leadership Program

February 23, 2022 - February 25, 2022
Kansas City, MO

Join EBAA and your eye banking peers February 23-25, 2022, at the Loews Kansas City for the EBAA Eye Bank Leadership Program.

The event will open with an experiential learning opportunity and reception at the World War I Museum, followed by a two-day program featuring sessions and workshops designed to provide attendees with information and tools to accelerate professional and personal growth. The program will be led by Lowell Aplebaum, an IAF Certified™ Professional Facilitator.

The program is designed for leaders at various levels in their careers. There will be a variety of general sessions and breakout sessions to allow individuals to select sessions that align with their interests and goals. The agenda is being finalized but the tentative program schedule and topics are listed below.

Preliminary Schedule

Wednesday, February 23
1:00 pm                                       Registration
2:30 pm – 7:00 pm                      Opening Reception and Activity at the World War I Museum

Thursday, February 24
7:30 am – 8:00 am                      Breakfast
8:00 am – 12:00 pm                    Workshops and Sessions
12:00 pm- 1:00 pm                      Lunch
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm                      Workshops and Sessions
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm                      Happy Hour- Networking Opportunity

Friday, February 25
7:30 am – 8:00 am                      Breakfast
8:00 am – 8:15 am                      Workshops and Sessions
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm                    Lunch
1:00 pm – 3:30 pm                      Workshops and Sessions
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm                      Debrief and Wrap-Up

Session Topics Include:

  • Networking Evolution: Building Stronger Relationships & Connections
  • Strategic Planning: Best Practices and Next Practices
  • Scoring Your Board of Directors: A Self-Assessment
  • Innovation: Organizational Perceptions, Definitions, and Approach
  • Listening with Intent
  • Succession Planning
  • Identifying Career Pathways in Eye Banking
  • Creating Transformative Cultures through Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • The Art of Negotiation
  • Coaching and Empowering Staff
  • Handling Stress Under Pressure and Maintaining Control and Composure
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Delivering the Perfect Pitch

Group Discounts Available
If groups of three or more from one eye bank register, the third registrant and above will receive a 33% discount. To take advantage of the discount, please have one representative from your eye bank register all attendees at one time. To complete the registration, select "register a group" and then select the individuals at your eye bank who will be attending. The discount will be applied at checkout.

Vaccination Policy
All attendees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (at least two weeks after final dose) and will be required to show proof of vaccination: your vaccination card (original, photo or photocopy) or through a pre-approved verification app.

Obtain the tools needed to lead your eye bank forward while taking an important step in your professional development; register today!

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