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2022 Circle K International Convention Schedule

2022 Circle K International Convention Schedule

All times are in CDT.
Light blue sessions will be streamed for virtual attendees.


Sunday, July 24
12-4 p.m. Convention registrations opens Capitol View Terrace N
5-7 p.m. Opening Session
* Doors open at 4:30 p.m.
Capitol D-E
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Monday, July 25
9-10 a.m. General Session featuring Evan Austin Capitol D-E
10:30 a.m.-Noon Caucus of the Whole Capitol D-E
12:30-2:30 p.m. Lunch and Activity
* Lunch on your own with team
Offsite
2:30-3:30 p.m. Team Meetings
* Teams will be assigned upon arrival
4:30-6 p.m. Caucus Meetings Capitol Rooms
6:30-9 p.m. District Dinner
* On your own
Offsite
Tuesday, July 26
9-9:55 a.m. Workshops Location
Recruitment & Retention Salon A-B
Learn how to attract new members and get them to stay involved. We will discuss how to effectively recruit and retain as well as offer new tips and tricks. Presenter: Tyler Kearns.
Awards & You: What you Need to Know Salon C
Why are international awards so special? Learn more about exciting additions and changes for the 2022-2023 awards cycle, as well as how to motivate your clubs and district! Presenters: Bobby Serda and Leah Reiser.
UNICEF, Brick by Brick Capitol D-E
Learn about CKI’s new partnership with UNICEF, Brick x Brick, the impact you’ll be making in the lives of children and women in Côte d’Ivoire and how YOU can help! Leave this workshop with an understanding of the program and be empowered to bring this back to your chapters/districts to activate throughout the year! Presenter: Eri Okuma, assistant director, global cause partnerships, UNICEF USA.
Conflict Management Salon F-G
This workshop aims to provide attendees with a framework to navigate conflicts as they arise in the professional world, your personal life and within CKI. Presenter: Ariana White.
KI/CKI 2023 Program Updates Salon H
From customer service and chartering to program deployment and marketing, learn what the Kiwanis International team is doing to support CKI. You’ll hear about Homecoming 2022, what’s next for the Global Leadership Certificate, year two for boost grants and more. Presenters: Kiwanis International staff, Dawson Alexander and Alyssa Joyce.
10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunch & Activity
* Lunch on your own with team
Offsite
1 p.m.-2 p.m. Service Project Capitol D-E
2-2:30 p.m. Team Meetings
3:30-6:30 p.m. House of Delegates, Session I Capitol D-E
6:30-7:30 p.m. Dinner
* On your own
Offsite
8-10:30 p.m. House of Delegates, Session II
* If needed
Capitol D-E
Wednesday, July 27
9-9:55 a.m. Workshops Location
Mental Health Salon A-B
Learn more about CKI’s mental health service initiative and our partnership with Active Minds.  Presenter: Annamarie McGuire.
CKI Trivia Salon C
You may know the basics of CKI, but how much do you know about our history as an organization? Come learn new fun facts about our organization in an interactive game of trivia!  Presenters: Bobby Serda, Mariane Sanchez and Lizzie Schmitz.
The Real World: How CKI Can Help Salon F-G
Ever wonder what to do after college? How am I going to take the skills I learned in CKI and transfer it to post graduation life? This is the workshop for you! Come and learn how to advertise CKI on your resume, use leadership skills taught in CKI and more!    Presenters: Nancy Mi and Rachel Griffith.
Neurodivergence Salon H
Neurodivergence refers to variations in the human brain and cognition, including sociability,  learning,  attention, mood and other mental functions. Join us for a conversation about neurodivergence.  Presenters: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Coalition Member Lizzie Schmitz.
10-10:55 a.m. Workshops Location
Chartering 101 Salon A-B
In this workshop, participants will learn about the different aspects of chartering a club and how to sustain a newly chartered club.   Presenters: CKI Chartering Task Force.
Psychology of Leadership Salon C
Learn how psychology can help you be a better member. We’ll discuss psychology techniques that can help you enhance your leadership skills!   Presenters: Nicole Inocentes.
Events 101: A Breakdown So YOU Don’t Break-Down  Salon F-G
Event planning can be stressful, but it doesn’t have to be! In this forum we’ll talk about club projects, officer training, fall conferences and ultimately district conventions. It’s a survival guide for big and small events!  Presenters: Allison Knowlton, Trudy-Ann Stirling and Tatum Vondra.
International & You Salon H
Meet some of the Circle K International staff and board. This session will consist of a panel of CKI staff and international board members to discuss the roles and responsibilities and allow for Q&A.    Presenters: 2021-2022 CKI International Board and staff.   
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Leadership Session featuring Dan Faill Capitol D-E
1 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Lunch & Activity
* Lunch on your own with team
Offsite
3:30-4 p.m. Team Meetings
5-6:30 p.m. Dinner
* On your own (Great time for district dinners)
Offsite
7-9 p.m. Closing Session
* Doors open at 6:30
* Awards, retirement of outgoing board, installation of new officers
Capitol D-E
9 p.m. CKI Afterparty
* Ice Cream included
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