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MCGT Fall Conference

2019 Annual MCGT Conference "On Behalf of Gifted Kids"

Saturday, November 2, 2019
Robbinsdale Middle School - 3730 Toledo Ave N, Robbinsdale, MN

Click HERE  for details and registration link on MCGT's website.

Keynote Speaker – Alonzo Kelly

A dynamic Executive Coach, Professor, 3x Best Selling Author, and Radio Host, Alonzo Kelly has gained international and global attention as a premier consultant and strategist. Alonzo is recognized as one of the nation's leading experts on leadership development, strategic thinking, planning, and acting which results in individual and organizational goal achievement. He has appeared on America's Premier Experts which airs on major networks across the country including ABC, NBC, CBS, and FOX. Alonzo has served over 1,000 individuals through personal and professional development, delivered training to a plethora of Fortune 500 Companies, Colleges and Universities, Institutions of Higher Learning, Foreign Countries, nonprofit organizations, and is consistently retained to be the keynote speaker at large and small events across the country. He holds a bachelor's in Accounting, three master's degrees (Public Administration, Human Resource & Labor Relations, Business Administration), and is nearing completion of a PhD in Multidisciplinary Human Services. He is also currently in the process of obtaining his Doctorate in Business Administration.

The day includes three breakout sessions for parents on a wide variety of interesting topics, engaging morning and afternoon courses for children, lunch, a book swap, and exhibitors/vendors. Cost is $65 for members, $85 for non-members, $25 for second adult in the same family, and $40 for each child (K-7th grade) whose parent or guardian is attending the Conference. The fee includes lunch and a snack.

The Day’s Schedule

8:30 – 9:00    Check-in and pick up program
9:00 – 12:00    Children’s morning session
9:00 – 10:30    Welcome, MCGT Friend of the Gifted Award, Keynote Address
10:45 – 11:45    Adult Breakout Session I
11:45 – 1:00    Lunch for adults and students
1:00 – 4:00    Children’s afternoon session
1:00 – 1:20    MCGT Annual Meeting
1:30 – 2:30    Adult Breakout Session II
2:45 – 3:45    Adult Breakout Session III
4:10 – 4:30    Book Swap session for students
9:00 - 2:40    Silent Auction
All day - Vendors & information