Empower 2019: Conference Details

Empower ASU IT Professional Community Day

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Conference Schedule

8:30amRegistrationStudent Pavilion
9:00amWelcome Student Pavilion
9:30amBreak Throughout Memorial Union
9:45amSpeaker Session #1Throughout Memorial Union
10:15amSpeaker Session #2Throughout Memorial Union
10:45amSpeaker Session #3Throughout Memorial Union
11:15amLunch Break AArizona or Ventana Ballroom
11:15amAppreciative InquiryAlumni, Gold, Cochise, Mohave Rooms
11:45am**Bonus SessionPima Theatre
12:00pmLunch Break BArizona or Ventana Ballroom
12:00pmAppreciative InquiryMemorial Union
12:30pm**Bonus SessionPima Theatre
12:45pmOpening the Space for CollaborationStudent Pavilion
1:40pmParticipant Hosted Group Breakout #1Throughout Memorial Union
2:20pmParticipant Hosted Group Breakout #2Throughout Memorial Union
3:00pmBreakStudent Pavilion
3:10pmComing Back Together and Next StepsStudent Pavilion
4:00pmKeynote Speaker: Dr. Michael CrowStudent Pavilion
4:30pmClosing RemarksStudent Pavillion

Conference Locations

Student Pavilion, Memorial Union

Parking on ASU’s Tempe campus:

  • The Empower an ASU IT Conference begins in the Student Pavilion
  • If you are coming from another campus, please feel free to utilize light rail, or the inter-campus shuttle
  • We suggest utilizing the Rural Road parking structure for the quickest entrance and exit for your convenience.
  • Also, attendees coming from other campuses parking will be reimbursed. Please bring your blue parking garage ticket to registration for validation.

Dress suggestion: business casual

Lunch and snacks will be provided at the conference.

AM SnackLunchPM Snack

Assorted Muffins (Vg)

Assorted Danish (Vg)

Medium Bagels (Vg)

Cream Cheese/ Butter/ Fruit Preserves (Vg, GF)

Vegan Zucchini Bread (V)

Banana Nut Loaf (Vg)

Gluten Friendly Breakfast Bread (Vg, GF)

Fresh Seasonal Sliced Fruit (V, GF)

Yogurt Dipping Sauce (Vg)

Iced Water, Starbucks Coffee, Decaf and Hot Tea 

Vegan Blue Corn Tamale (V,GF)

Vegetarian Green Corn Tamale (Vg,GF)

Pork and Cheese Tamale 

Hot Spanish Rice (V)

Spiced Black Beans (V)

Salsa (V) and sour cream (Vg, GF)

Cinnamon Crisp (Vg)

Orange Jamaica Water, Iced Water

Fresh Seasonal Sliced Fruit (V, GF)

Yogurt Dipping Sauce (Vg)

Housemade Kettle Chips

Popcorn with flavored seasoning (Vg, GF)

Assorted Craveworthy Cookies (Vg)

Bakery-fresh Brownies 

Gluten Friendly Everything Bars (Vg/GF)

Vegan Brownies (V)

Iced Water, Starbucks Coffee, Decaf and Hot Tea 

 Questions?  UTO@asu.edu