2/8 - Leadership Retreat - REGISTRATION OPEN

When:  Feb 8, 2020 from 11:00 AM to 4:30 PM (PT)
Associated with  Southern California
  SLA-SCC Leadership Retreat
Registration is Open/Change of Location
All members, prospective members and students, are invited to this recap of the SLA Leadership Symposium and planning session for the SLA Southern California Chapter in 2020.

Symposium attendees will share news from SLA HQ and board, as well as leadership insights and training from the symposium. Lunch will be provided.
An open Board Meeting of the Chapter Executive and Advisory Boards will follow, and is open to all interested in attending.

The goal is to bring together a diverse group of professionals for a few hours and really work through what we need to do to fulfill the chapter's mission of providing effective professional development to local professionals over the next year.
Please add any SLA or other questions and comments to this Google Doc in advance to help guide the conversation and agenda!

Draft Agenda:

11am-2pm (with lunch):
  • News from SLA HQ and Board from Leadership Symposium in D.C.
    • Status of restructuring, rebranding, and other news from the SLA Board and HQ
    • How does this impact SLA-SCC:
      • Financial impact - what concerns do we have, how we will continue to support students and all members
    • Lessons on learned - from the trenches on responding, adapting, and improving in SLA and beyond
  • Leadership training/exercises from Symposium
    • Change management
    • Group/individual identification
    • Attendee takeaways
  • Career Insights:
    • Developments in/future of the profession - Roundtable discussion
  • Discuss SLA-SCC Event Survey responses (send out in Jan. 2020)
    • Event planning for 2020
    • Thoughts? Ideas?
    • Locations, topics, engagement
  • Future of the chapter:
    • What is our mission?
      • To what extent are we fulfilling it? What extent are we not?
      • Are we equipped to fulfill it?
    • What do you need from the chapter? SLA Board? HQ?
    • Full circle on goals, needs, resources, and what the chapter needs from HQ above and members below to full them.

Open chapter Board Meeting
Agenda will be posted to the SLA-SCC Connect community in advance of the meeting.
Use password SLA-SCC to register via EventBrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sla-scc-leadership-retreat-tickets-91064916617

Questions? Email rays@metro.net or jonlucchristensen@gmail.com

This meeting will be held at FIDM's Library, 919 S. Grand Ave., LA, CA, 90015
Due to Security, registration is required to attend. Registrants will be sent parking and access information prior to the event.


FIDM Library
919 S. Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90015


Shelly Ray
(213) 418-3040