BBBS 2016 Large Agency Alliance Conference

BBBS 2016 Large Agency Alliance Conference

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2016 Big Brothers Big Sisters Large Agency Alliance Conference! 

Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites 
404 Figueroa Street 
Los Angeles, CA 90071 

February 3-5, 2016

$300- Includes Full Conference, Breakfast, and Lunches

Book Hotel: 
The LAA Hotel Block has been closed.  
To book a room at the Westin Bonaventure, please contact them directly at: 213.624.1000

LAA Conference Schedule-at-a-Glance**

**Individual Track Planning Groups are providingfeedback on the draft schedule below (including more detail on track topics)during the week of January 11th. 

Marketing and Fund Development tracks may fuse all ora portion of their tracks based on the number of registrants in each area bythe end of the week of January 11th.


Day 1 - February 3, 2016

12:00PM - 5:00PM - Conference Registration

6:00PM - 8:00PM – One Voice, One Vision: LAA WelcomeReception

Day 2 - February 4, 2016

8:00AM-9:00AM - Continental Breakfast

8:00AM - 12:00PM - Conference Registration

8:30AM -8:45AM– “Welcome and Opening Remarks”

Denise Barkhurst, BBBS South Texas, CEO, LAAPresident

Pam Iorio, BBBS of America, CEO 

8:45AM -9:15AM – “Setting the LAA Stage: Vision, Goals& Ground Rules”

Tiffany Siart, BBBS Greater Los Angeles, CEO

Becky James-Hatter, BBBS Eastern Missouri, CEO

9:15AM – 10:30AM – “Serving Littles Beyond 18 &the College Prep Effect”

Facilitated Panel and Discussion – Plenary

[Speakers TBC]

10:30AM - 12:30PM – Track Breakouts & BestPractices: “Peer Sharing with Purpose”

1.      Board/CEO – AccountabilityBeyond 18 Across the Nation

2.      Development – Topic TBD

3.      Marketing

4.      Programs

12:30PM – 1:30PM – Breakout Group Lunches

1:30PM – 5:00PM – Continued Afternoon Track Breakouts

1.     Board/CEO - Outcomes & Technology Innovation Paneland Discussion (1:30PM- 3:00PM)

2.      Development – Topic TBD

3.      Marketing

4.      Programs

6:30PM – 9:30PM – Paramount Pictures presents aPrivate Reception & Advance Screening of “Zoolander 2”

hosted at Paramount Pictures Studios by BBBSLA BoardMember Megan Colligan

(Shuttle departs the hotel at 6:00pm)

Day 3 - February 5, 2016

8:00AM - 9:00AM - Continental Breakfast

9:00AM – 12:30PM - Closing Session: “Reporting fromTracks, Cross-Sharing, & Action Items!”  

Facilitated by Lee Broekman & Judith Gordon ofOrganic Communications

12:30PM  – Departures/Check-out: “Planes, Trains,& Automobiles!”

(Boxed lunches to be provided)


Location / Venue

  • Address:
  • 404 S Figueroa Street
  • Los Angeles , California
  • 90071, USA
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles

Campaign to Support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles

Our mission:  
To provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring professionally supported one-to-one mentoring relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.  

Our vision:  
To see ALL children reach their FULL POTENTIAL in life.