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Student Veterans of America Kansas City Regional Conference

Agenda
Student Veterans of America Kansas City Regional Conference

2nd Annual Conference

This three-day event is full of opportunities to network with other student veterans and learn best practices for chapter management.


  • Get information about peer mentoring from PAVE (Peer Advisors for Veteran Education)
  • Hear from and connect with Veteran Service Organizations
  • Participate in virtual sessions with the SVA National team
  • Be inspired by keynoter Patrick Benson, co-founder and director of War Horses for Veterans

Conference Agenda

Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019

Location: Johnson County Community College, Regnier Center 101

10-11 a.m. - KCReCon Opening Ceremony

11 a.m.-12 p.m. - Building Partnerships Across Campus (Building Your Chapter Part 1)

11-11:30 a.m. - Veterans of Foreign Wars Presentation #1
11 a.m.-12 p.m. - Wounded Warrior #1

12-1 p.m. - Fundraising: School Certifying Official Round Table

12-12:30 p.m. - Wounded Warrior #2
12:30-1 p.m. - The Battle Within #1

1-2 p.m. - Lunch Break

2-3 p.m. - Building Your Veteran Services: Student to Student Mentoring - Best Practices

2-2:30 p.m. - The Battle Within #2
2:30-3 p.m. - Veterans of Foreign Wars Presentation #2

3-4:30 p.m. - Humanities Kansas: How should We Honor Someone’s Military Service?

Location: Crossroads district, Kansas City, Missouri

7-9 p.m. - Social/Networking Event with After Action Network

Friday, Sept. 13, 2019

Daytime: Johnson County Community College, Regnier Center 101

9-10 a.m. - Leadership Transition and Planning: Veterans Upward Bound

9-9:30 a.m. - American Corporate Partners #1
9:30-10 a.m. - VA Vocational Rehabilitation #1

10-11 a.m. - Building an Alumni / Community Support

10-10:30 a.m. - Association of United State Army #1
10:30-11 a.m. - American Corporate Partners #2

11 a.m.-12 p.m. - Round Table for President / VP

11-11:30 a.m. - VA Vocational Rehabilitation #2
11:30 a.m.-12 p.m. - Association of United States Army #2

12-1 p.m. - Lunch

1-1:45 p.m. - Advisor Round Table: Building Your Chapter Part 2 - Business Plan

1:50-2:30 p.m. - Student Veterans of America National

2:30-3:30 p.m. - PAVE National

Location: Kauffman Stadium

6:30-10 p.m. - Royals Buck Night at Kauffman Stadium

Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019

Location: War Horses Facility

10 a.m.-2 p.m. - War Horses for Veterans: Patrick Benson