MESPA Institute is still on despite the weather! Travel safely and we will see you there! Join us for the professional development event of the year! On February 6-8, 2019, you will be joined by 450+ of your colleagues for an incredible experience. With presentations from EIGHT incredible thought leaders, more than 25 sessions rooted in mental health, innovation, education equity, and leadership development, MESPA Speaks performances by your own colleagues, a Makerspace and Therapy Dog Showcase, an Unconference in which you guide your own learning, and 80+ education-based exhibits, how could you go wrong?

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Wednesday, February 6 • 11:45am - 12:30pm
Networking Luncheon

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Help us kick off Institute 2019 with a tasty lunch and some great opportunities to network! Lunch begins at 11:45am. Don't forget to arrive early and get your name badge first at the registration table! Registration opens at 11am.

On the lunch menu: Chicken Wild Rice Soup, Mixed Greens w/Balsamic and Ranch Dressings, Bistro Potato Salad. Plus a yummy sandwich bar: smoked turkey on thick sliced multi-grain with bacon and cranberry compote; Shaved pastrami on thick cut marble rye with whole grain mustard; Grilled vegetables on ciabatta with havarti cheese and balsamic glaze. Served with coffee, decaf, iced tea. Desserts, popcorn, chips and salsa served at 2:30pm in the exhibit hall!

Wednesday February 6, 2019 11:45am - 12:30pm CST
Grand Ballroom