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2018 MAEOE CONFERENCE IS IN PORT HURON 

OCTOBER 5-7, 2018

                                                                        BLUE WATER CONVENTION CENTER

                                                                       BLUE WATER CONVENTION CENTER

 

2018 MAEOE Conference at a Glance

Oct 5-7, 2018
Blue Water Convention Center, Port Huron, Michigan

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Pre-conference Professional Workshops

 

9:00-4:00 pm                               

10:30-3:30 pm

5:30-7:00 pm

Environmental Educator Certification – Strand 1 Workshop
     *Must pre-register by September 17*

Field Trip to Natural Areas in Canada

EEC Capstone Presentations (five candidates)

 

Friday, October 5, 2018

 

8:00/9:00 am-11:30am   

Lunch                             

1:00 pm                         

2:00, 3:00, 4:00    

6:00 - 9:00 pm    

Professional EE Workshops

On-Your-Own in Historic Port Huron

Conference Opening Ceremony

Conference Breakout Sessions (including EEC Capstone Presentations)

MAEOE MASH - Meet and Greet at Tio Gordos, Port Huron

 
 

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Morning Announcements

Breakout Sessions

Keynote Speaker: Alistair MacKenzie, Supervisor of Natural Heritage Education and Resource Management – Making Connections

Lunch Provided by MAEOE

Field Trips

Past-presidents & Board Reception – ONLY

Pre-Banquet Reception - everyone invited

 Awards Dinner/Ceremony

 Hospitality

8:30 - 8:45 am      

9:00 - 10:45 am     

11:00 – Noon    


Noon

1:00 - 4:30 pm                        

5:30 - 6:00 pm         

6:00 - 6:45 pm         

7:00 pm                 

9:00 pm             

 

Sunday, October 7, 2018

 

8:30 - 9:30 am         



9:30 - 10:00 am    



10:15 am - 10:45 am      

10:15 am - 1:00 pm          

10:15 am - 1:30 pm          

Coffee with the Board
Morning Announcements with NEW MAEOE President
Board Restructuring Discussion

State of the State’s Environment & Natural Resource
      Michigan DEQ – Tom Occhipinti, Environmental Education Coordinator
      Michigan DNR – Kevin Frailey, Education Services Manager

Breakout Sessions

Project WET Workshop

BaySail Adventure

 

AWARD FORMs

For more information, contact the Awards Chair, Natalie Elkins at ELKINSN@michigan.gov.

SCHOLARSHIP AND STIPEND APPLICATIONS

For more information, contact the Scholarship Chair, Mike LeValley at mike.levalley@mi.usda.gov. 

Exhibitor FOrms

For more information, or to reserve an exhibit, contact the Conference Exhibit Chair Misty Klotz, at Klotzmis@msu.edu.

SPONSOR FORMS

For more information, please contact Bill Hodges at whodges@hpsk12.net.


Past Conferences

2017  Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant

2016  Kellogg Biological Station, Hickory Corners

2015  Lake Superior State University, Sault Sainte Marie

2014  Ralph A. MacMullan Conference Center, Roscommon