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Schedule (2014)

APH 2014 Annual Conference:  Believe It . . . Achieve It!

Pre-Conference Seminars Schedule (Optional)   Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Time Event Presenter
8:30 am - 4:00 pm  Attract Your Ideal Clients
Develop a Consistent Marketing Message
Sam Uhl
8:30 am - 4:00 pm  Solopreneur Strategies for Success
Establishing Yourself as a Business
Dianna Graveman
8:30 am - 4:00 pm  Strategies of Video Storytelling
Shape Your Ideas into a Story that Works
Gita Saedi Kiely
Note: Seminar attendees will have coffee service from 8:00 – 8:30 am & 10:00 – 10:30 am, compliments of APH, and will break for lunch on their own from noon to 1:00 pm.

Conference Schedule

Wednesday, October 22, 2014   

Time Event Presenter / Facilitator
3:00 - 7:00 pm  Registration
Stop by the APH Registration Desk in the hotel lobby to register and pick up your conference materials.
 
5:00 - 6:00 pm  Orientation
Get tips on the conference and how to get the most out of your membership—something for new and veteran members alike.
Gloria Nussbaum
7:00 - 9:00 pm  Welcome Reception
Catch up with old friends and make new ones.
Light hors d'oeuvres, beer, wine, and soft drinks served.
Peggy Greenwood

Thursday, October 23, 2014   

Time Event Presenter / Facilitator
8:00 am - 5:30 pm  APH Store
Offering APH educational materials plus books and other products from speakers, presenters, and attendees.
 
8:00 - 8:30 am  Continental Breakfast  
8:30 - 10:00 am REMNANTS
A One-Man Play
Henry Greenspan, Ph.D.
10:00 - 10:30 am  Beverage Break  
10:30 - noon Concurrent Workshops - Session 1  
12:15 - 1:15 pm  Networking Luncheon  
1:45 - 3:15 pm Concurrent Workshops - Session 2  
3:15 - 3:45 pm  Beverage Break  
3:45 - 5:15 pm  Circle of Sages  
6:15 - 9:00 pm Personal History Meets Public Housing
Public Screening of The Pruitt-Igoe Myth
Sarah White, Jody Sowell
7:00 - 9:00 pm  Salon Sessions
Informal sessions arranged by any attendee with an idea or question to explore. Sign up sheets in APH Store.
 

Friday, October 24, 2014   

Time Event Presenter / Facilitator
8:00 am - 5:30 pm  APH Store
Offering APH educational materials plus books and other products from speakers, presenters, and attendees.
 
8:00 - 8:30 am  Continental Breakfast  
8:30 - 10:00 am A Fort of Nine Towers
An Afghan Family Memoir
Qais Akbar Omar
10:00 - 10:30 am  Beverage Break  
10:30 - noon Concurrent Workshops - Session 3  
12:15 - 1:30 pm  APH Business Meeting Luncheon  
1:45 - 6:00 pm Community Circle
Community Circle includes Speed Coaching, Print Show & Tell, Marketing Show & Tell, and the Vendor Expo.
 
1:45 - 3:00 pm Speed Coaching
Enjoy free advice from APH's most successful personal historians. Sign up early at the APH Store for a free ten-minute one-on-one session with a specialist in your area of interest.
Rhonda Kalkwarf
2:00 - 6:00 pm Vendor Expo
Explore new technologies and talk with service and product providers who can help you improve or even expand your business. Look at equipment, explore online solutions, and talk to potential subcontractors with a variety of skills.
 
3:00 - 4:30 pm Print Show & Tell
Meet with members working in print or other non-video media. Everyone is invited to show samples and give a brief presentation of the scope of their project, how the work was produced, and how pricing was calculated. Tables will be provided to display members’ books during this event.
Mary Beth Lagerborg
4:30 - 6:00 pm Marketing Show and Tell
Members will share present brief case studies, including samples, of a marketing program they initiated and talk about their successes and failures.
Dhyan Atkinson
7:00 - 8:00 pm The Lost and Found Project
1000 unmarked photographs of an unknown man and woman were found in a second hand store. What happened next is a testament to personal history and the power of social networks.
Jeff Phillips, Sarah White
7:00 - 9:00 pm  Salon Sessions
Informal sessions arranged by any attendee with an idea or question to explore. Sign up sheets in APH Store.
 
8:00 - 10:00 pm  Video Share
Video biographers show clips of their favorite personal histories.
Debbie Brodsky

Saturday, October 25, 2014   

Time Event Presenter / Facilitator
8:00 am - 2:00 pm  APH Store
Offering APH educational materials plus books and other products from speakers, presenters, and attendees.
 
8:00 - 8:30 am  Continental Breakfast  
8:30 - 10:00 am Concurrent Workshops - Session 4  
10:00 - 10:30 am  Beverage Break  
10:30 - noon Concurrent Workshops - Session 5  
noon  Lunch on Your Own  
3:00 - 7:00 pm  Show Me St. Louis Celebration Tour
(free for full time registrants)
 
7:30 - 10:00 pm  Farewell Dinner
(free for full time registrants)
 

Sunday, October 26, 2014   

Time Event Presenter / Facilitator
8:00 am - noon  APH Store
Offering APH educational materials plus books and other products from speakers, presenters, and attendees.
 
8:00 - 8:30 am  Continental Breakfast  
8:30 - 10:00 am The Delicacy of Probing Family Secrets Steve Luxenberg
10:30 - noon  Tales from the Heart Liz Abess
noon  Passing the Torch
& Conference Close
Peggy Greenwood