CSIET Training Policy for New/Provisionally Listed Members*

Wednesday, October 18                                                                                                                   
9:00 am- 3:00 pm CSIET Board Meeting
1:30- 6:00 pm Registration Open 
2:00- 3:00 pm Pre-conference Session: Criminal Background Checks with IntelliCorp
3:15- 4:00 pm Pre-conference Session: Crisis Communications Basics with Anne Klein Communications Group 
4:15- 5:00 pm Pre-conference Session: Introduction to ELTiS with Ballard & Tighe
5:15- 6:00 pm Pre-conference Session: Practices in Abuse Prevention with Praesidium 
2:00- 6:15 pm Exhibiting Open 
7:00-8:00  Exhibitor Sponsored Welcome Reception- Sponsored by Academic Language Solutions,  J1 SIM Cards,  Praesidum,  Robert Naugler, &  Secutive Compass
   
Thursday, October 19  
8:00 – 9:00 am Continental Breakfast
9:00 – 10:15 am 2017 CSIET Membership Council Meeting 
10:15 – 10:30 am Coffee Break - Sponsored by CIEE
10:30 – 11:45 am Department of State and Student Exchange and Visitor Program (SEVP) Panel Discussion 
12:00– 1:00 pm Lunch with Keynote Speaker Tina Quick: Recruit and Retain for International Student Success- Sponsored by NFHS
1:15 – 2:30 pm

Concurrent Sessions

J-1 Visa Compliance with U.S. Department of State

CSIET Membership: Discover Your Benefits and Resources (Introduction for New Members)

2:30 – 2:45 pm Refreshment Break- Sponsored by Zapp (TGMSoft)
2:45 – 4:00 pm

Concurrent Sessions

F-1 Compliance with the Student Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)

J-1 Advocacy with the Alliance for International Exchange

4:00 - 4:15 pm Refreshment Break 
4:15 – 5:30 pm Reputation Management in the Attention-deficit Age (featuring: Anne Klein Communications Group)
7:00- 8:00 pm Thursday Evening Reception- Sponsored by Cambridge Network & ICES
   
Friday, October 20  
7:30 – 8:30 am Continental Breakfast
8:30- 9:30 am

Concurrent Sessions

Survive and Thrive: Your Cultural Transition Journey

The CSIET Listing Process: Circling Back to Standards and Compliance (Introductory Session)

9:30 - 9:45 am Coffee Break- Sponsored by Ballard&Tighe
9:45 - 10:45 am

Concurrent Sessions

Interpreting ELTiS Scores and Using Them for Decision Making

LGBTQ and the International Student Exchange Community

11:00 am- 12:00 pm

Concurrent Sessions

2016-17 Nationwide Survey of CSIET J-1 Member Host Families: Exploring Motivations, Benefits and Challenges (PART 2: The View from Year’s End)

ESL for Learning Disabilities

12:00 - 1:20 pm Lunch with Student Panel- Sponsored by IntelliCorp
1:30 - 2:30 pm

Mental Health: Pre-Departure, Training and Crisis Management

CSIET Training Policy for New/Provisionally Listed Members