Leadership Conference New Directors Orientation

Tuesday | January 20 | 2015 | 9:30 pm - 11:30 PM
Sicilian Ballroom

Surviving and Thriving as a New Program Director

This panel of seasoned MBA directors will give you valuable guidance about how to become a hit in your new role. This two-hour interactive session will cover topics including managing student and faculty relations, managing up and down the organization, and surviving your first year. This is an ideal opportunity to start networking with colleagues who are also new to their positions. Join in as we face the day-to-day challenges of program management with a sense of humor and a shared commitment to helping each other.

Moderator: Marci Armstrong, Associate Dean, Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University 

Alex Sevilla, Assistant Dean & Director of MBA Programs, Warrrington College of Business Administration, University of Florida 

Karen Siegfried, MBA Executive Director, Judge Business School, University of Cambridge 

Geoff Bick, Academic Director, Professor of Marketing, Graduate School of Business, University of Cape Town