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AAMSE 2020 Annual Conference


Agenda

Week 1

Wednesday, July 15

11:30 AM CDT

AAMSE on the Move

We encourage conference attendees to find a way to move before enjoying the day’s content. Take a walk outside, watch a relaxing yoga video, or find another way to move and be ready to learn for the 12 PM CDT session.


12:00 PM CDT

Live Event - Conference Kickoff & Annual Business Meeting


1:00 PM CDT

Live Keynote - Leading (Virtual) Resilience: People, Perspective, & Patience 

David Sluss, PhD


2:00 PM CDT

Sponsor Demos


Pre-Recorded Sessions Available

Association CEO Employment Contracts: Key Tips, Strategies, Pitfalls and Best Practices - Jeffrey Tenenbaum, Esq. and Jim Zaniello, FASAE

AMA Federal Advocacy Update - Cynthia Brown


Thursday, July 16

11:30 AM CDT

AAMSE on the Move

We encourage conference attendees to find a way to move before enjoying the day’s content. Take a walk outside, watch a relaxing yoga video, or find another way to move and be ready to learn for the 12 PM CDT session.


12:00 PM CDT

Live Event - How to Overcome Barriers to Physician Wellness Programs - Rebekah Bernard, MD, April Donahue, and Julie Ramirez


1:00 PM CDT

Sponsor Demos


1:00 PM CDT

Live Community Discussion - Membership Special Interest Group


1:00 PM CDT

Live Community Discussion - Advocacy Special Interest Group


8:00 PM CDT

AAMSE at Night: Speed Dating

In this rapid fire activity, we will utilize breakout rooms to connect you with other AAMSE attendees and ask fun and relevant questions to bring us closer together in our virtual environment.


Pre-Recorded Sessions Available

90 Days to Success: Taking Charge of Your Personal and Professional Development - Mary Katherine Krause, MS, CAE, FACHE

Envisioning the Future of ABMS Continuing Board Certification - Greg Ogrinc, MD, MS



Week 2

Wednesday, July 22

11:30 AM CDT

AAMSE on the Move

We encourage conference attendees to find a way to move before enjoying the day’s content. Take a walk outside, watch a relaxing yoga video, or find another way to move and be ready to learn for the 12 PM CDT session.


12:00 PM CDT

Live Event - Reimagining Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Today’s Medical Societies: We Have Important Work to Do

Conversations about diversity, equity, inclusion and the role of racism and privilege in our society has been amplified in recent weeks following tragic events and protests in cities throughout the United States. This has prompted medical societies leaders to reexamine their actions, policies, culture, beliefs and biases. Join us for this critical conversation about the state of associations – where we are and where we can go. Discover key insights from a newly-released Association Forum/McKinley Advisors study on opportunities and obstacles associations and must overcome in order to be more inclusive and diverse.

Learn about the tactics and strategies more 5,000 association leaders identify as most necessary actions for membership organizations to implement going forward.

Presenters: Michelle Mason, FASAE CAE, President & CEO, Association Forum; Jon Hockman, Principal, McKinley Advisors

Moderator: Steve Smith, MS FAAMSE CAE, President, AAMSE, CEO, Association Management Center


1:00 PM CDT

Sponsor Demos


1:00 PM - 4:00 PM CDT

Live Community Discussion - State Membership Directors Discussion


1:00 PM CDT

Live Community Discussion - Physician Wellness Discussion


Pre-Recorded Session Available

Building a Competency-Based Board - Karen Silberman, CAE & Ray Tuck

Refocusing Your Strategic Direction During a Pandemic - Heidi Weber

Experiential Design Thinking: How Shifting Your Paradigm Solve Your Medical Society's Unsolvable Problems - Mallory Gott, MA, CAE


Thursday, July 23

11:30 AM CDT

AAMSE on the Move

We encourage conference attendees to find a way to move before enjoying the day’s content. Take a walk outside, watch a relaxing yoga video, or find another way to move and be ready to learn for the 12 PM CDT session.


12:00 PM CDT

Live Event - Online Member Communities; The Good, The Bad, THE POTENTIAL - Emily Muse, CAE & Elizabeth Smith


1:00 PM CDT

Sponsor Demos


1:00 PM CDT

Live Community Discussion - Communication Special Interest Group


1:00 PM CDT

Live Community Discussion - CEO Peer Group Discussion


8:00 PM CDT

AAMSE at Night: Pub Trivia

Play pub trivia from the comfort of your couch with other AAMSE attendees. No need to have all the answers - we'll place you on a team so you'll have the opportunity to meet engage with even more colleagues!


Pre-Recorded

Employee Wellness on a $0 Budget - Nadia Z. Mazza, MPH

Specialty, State and County Society Collaboration, our Anthem: The Denials Went Down to Georgia - Jeremy Bonfini, Donald Palmisano, David Waldrep, Harry Monroe

Understanding and Preventing Physician Suicide - Steven Reames



Week 3

Wednesday, July 29

11:30 AM CDT

AAMSE on the Move

We encourage conference attendees to find a way to move before enjoying the day’s content. Take a walk outside, watch a relaxing yoga video, or find another way to move and be ready to learn for the 12 PM CDT session.


12:00 PM CDT

Live Community Discussion - Technology Special Interest Group


12:00 PM CDT

Live Community Discussion - Education Special Interest Group


1:00 PM CDT

Live Event - Virtual Reality: Maintaining Success in a Virtual Office Model - Bryan Campbell, Joseph Greaves


Pre-Recorded Sessions Available

Combatting the Loneliness Epidemic - Opportunities for Member Connectivity - Emily Muse, CAE & Christina Rowe, MSOL and Gallup Certified Coach

The Power of Prevention: Saving Lives, Creating Healthier Communities, and Transforming our Healthcare System - Donna Grande

Ensuring Your Digital Strategy is Ready for the Next Step - Heidi Weber, MBA, CAE

The pandemic has moved rapidly digital transformations through medical societies and From the annual meeting going virtual to the staff working from home, your organization has responded to a crisis with technological agility. How do you anticipate the technology your society will need in the next 6-12 months and address membership, operational capacity, and mission driven programs? While association professionals are supporting their organizations in this pandemic, it is time to look ahead and think how technology can be a strategic partner.


Thursday, July 30

11:30 AM CDT

AAMSE on the Move

We encourage conference attendees to find a way to move before enjoying the day’s content. Take a walk outside, watch a relaxing yoga video, or find another way to move and be ready to learn for the 12 PM CDT session.


12:00 PM CDT

Live Keynote - Conversations by Association- Leading to Community and Belonging - The Remix

Christina Rowe

Christina Rowe and Steve Smith host a popular association industry podcast, Conversations by Association, and will be sharing lessons learned with the help of guests from the series. Christina will share content highlights and facilitate a panel of guests in a discussion on building connections, community and belong in virtual, hybrid, and in person.  The panel will focus on sharing experiences as resources to assist the attendees in seeing their own next steps in elevating belonging and connection throughout  the medical society community.

 


1:00 PM CDT

Sponsor Demos


1:00 PM CDT

Live Community Discussion - State CEO Peer Group


1:00 PM CDT

Live Community Discussion - NS CEO Peer Group: Navigating a Pandemic as a Physician and Medical Society President

No one knew what leadership challenges they would face when they were nominated and elected to serve as presidents of their medical societies for 2020. Two current physician leaders reflect upon what they’ve learned and value most about their unexpected and tumultuous journey. Hear candid insights and ideas from two current national medical society presidents and their executive director/CEO counterparts, regarding the importance of communication, collaboration and co-leadership during these challenging times.

Presenters Jami Lucas, Executive Director, American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy; Alpen Patel, MD, President American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy; Wendy-Jo Toyama, MBA CAE, CEO, American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine; Rodney Tucker, MD MMM, President, American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine;

Moderator Steve Smith, MS FAAMSE CAE, President, AAMSE, CEO, Association Management Center


1:00 PM CDT

Live Community Discussion - County CEO Peer Group


1:00 PM CDT

Live Community Discussion - State Specialty CEO Peer Group


8:00 PM CDT

AAMSE at Night


Pre-Recorded Sessions Available

Making the Most Out of Mentoring - Christina Rowe, MSOL and Gallup Certified Coach

Leadership through Innovation: Design Thinking - Kristy Bird Makieve, MBA, CAE