IACET Announces Speakers for Annual Meeting on September 23 and 24; Dr. Steve Perry to Headline

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IACET, the world’s largest accreditor of international continuing education and training, will hold its Annual Conference and Awards & Recognition Ceremony on September 23 and 24. This will be IACET’s inaugural virtual conference and will feature keynote speakers and breakout sessions on various industry topics designed to engage and inform Accredited Providers, CE/T professionals, and other stakeholders.

Dr. Steve Perry, renown speaker and author, will deliver the conference keynote address, “The Importance of Stakeholder Engagement,” at 11:30 on Thursday.

IACET, the world’s largest accreditor of international continuing education and training, will hold its Annual Conference and Awards & Recognition Ceremony on September 23 and 24.

This will be IACET’s inaugural virtual conference and will feature keynote speakers and breakout sessions on various industry topics designed to engage and inform Accredited Providers, CE/T professionals, and other stakeholders.

Dr. Steve Perry, renown speaker and author, will deliver the conference keynote address, “The Importance of Stakeholder Engagement,” at 11:30 on Thursday. This presentation will be open to the public. One of the most sought-after Motivational Speakers in America, Steve Perry is a people's champion who has been fighting for disadvantaged children and families for 30 years. His piercing insights and powerful voice have been featured on MSNBC, Fox, CNN, Al Jazeera, TV One, BET, NBC, and the Oprah Winfrey network.

The conference will feature several other notable speakers, including the following (in order of appearance):

Andrew Kauser, IACET Board Chair, along with IACET CEO, Casandra Blassingame, will deliver a welcome message at 11:30 AM Wednesday. A resident of Delray Beach (FL), Kauser has established himself as a transformative leader, experienced in developing emerging technologies and services companies, in the B2B training and high stakes certification markets.

E-learning veteran John Leh, CEO and Lead Analyst at Talented Learning, will demystify the Learning Management Systems market and the many products available to educators and trainers at Noon on Wednesday. Leh is widely respected for delivering candid advice for learning technology decision makers. His mission: “to advance awareness and adoption of learning technology that adds business value – primarily the for extended enterprise.”

Dr. Sandra Williams and Dr. Aileen Zaballero, of Rothwell and Associates, will present “All about Learning Outcomes,” at 9:00 AM Thursday.

Dr. Lola Gershfeld of EmC Leaders will present “Effective Tools for Handling Stressful Conversations” at 10:15 AM.

Sherard Jones, IACET’s Director of Standards and President of Strategic Futurist Consulting, will present “Minimum Program Viability and Rapid Course Development” at 1:00 Thursday.

Dr. William Rothwell and Dr. Sandra Williams of Rothwell and Associates will present “Learning Needs of the Virtual Worker” at 2:45 PM Thursday.

At 4:30 PM, the Association will honor Accredited Providers who have demonstrated excellence in continuing education and training with exceptional and innovative programs.

Interested parties are encouraged to register for the conference by visiting https://www.iacet.org/events/annual-conference/.

About IACET:
The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) is a non-profit association dedicated to quality continuing education and training programs. IACET is the only standard-setting organization approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) for continuing education and training. The ANSI/IACET Standard is the core of thousands of educational programs worldwide.

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