Schedule

Check back for more information about the 2021 Great Lakes Park Training Institute.

View the 2020 Institute Program here!

GLPTI_2020_Program

Educational Tracks:
Park and Facility Maintenance (PFM)
Personnel and Career Development (PCD)
Natural and Cultural Interpretation (NCI)
Natural Resource Management (NRM)

 

2021 Schedule

*Session topics and times are subject to change

Monday February 22

Time Event Title Presenter Location
11:00 a.m. Registration Opens     Main Hallway
12:30 p.m.   First Time Attendees Orientation   Lake James Room
1:00 p.m. Workshop 1     Lake James Room
  Workshop 2     Snow Lake Room
  Workshop 3     Crooked Lake Room
  Workshop 4

 

  Jimmerson Lake Room
3:30 General Session A     Lake James Room
7:00 Social Event      

 

Tuesday February 23

Time Event Title Presenter Location
7:15  Morning Activity     Lake James Room
8:30  General Session B     Lake James Room
10:15 Session 1      
  Session 2      
  Session 3      
  Session 4      
11:15 Lunch     Dining Room
1:00 p.m. Park Tour

 

    Meet in Main Lobby
  Networking Opportunity      
         
         
2:45 Session 5      
  Session 6      
  Session 7      
  Session 8      
4:00 Session 9      
  Session 10      
  Session 11      
  Session 12      
6:00 Awards Dinner and Presentation     Lake James Room
         

 

Wednesday February 24

Time Event Title Presenter Location
7:15 a.m. Bird Hike     Meet in Main Lobby
7:15  Morning Activity     Lake James Room
8:30 General Session C     Lake James Room
10:15 Session 13      
  Session 14      
  Session 15      
  Session 16      
11:15 Lunch     Dining Room
1:00 p.m. Workshop 5      
  Workshop 6      
  Workshop 7      
  Workshop 8      
2:45 Session 17      
  Session 18      
  Session 19      
  Session 20      
4:00 Session 17      
  Session 18      
  Session 19      
  Session 20      
6:00 Game Night Social, Dinner, and Trivia Contest     Lake James Room

 

 

Thursday February 25

Time Event Title Presenter Location
7:15  Morning Activity     Lake James Room
8:30 a.m. Session 21      
  Session 22      
  Session 23      
9:30 Brunch Buffet     Lake James Room
10:00 General Session D     Lake James Room
11:15 Institute Closing     Lake James Room