Best Friends Professional Development Symposium: Reaching New Heights in Contemporary Animal Services

Presented in partnership with Southern Utah University (SUU)

Ready for exciting, fast-paced learning that will help you save more lives? Best Friends’ symposium presentations are designed to be dynamic and lively, keeping you interested while introducing new ideas and lifesaving solutions. The presentations are about 15 minutes each, and you’ll have access to extended, in-depth bonus sessions after the symposium ends.

Presentation topics will focus on these categories:

  • Leading Change
  • Lifesaving Before the Door
  • Lifesaving in the Community
  • Lifesaving in the Building
  • Resiliency and Wellness
  • Career Development

Stay tuned for a complete lineup of speakers and presentations!

Schedule

September 16, 2020 (all times are MT)

9:00 – 9:30 am: Welcome session
9:30 – 10:15 am: Presentations
10:15 – 10:30 am: Break
10:30 – 11:45 am: Presentations
11:45 am – 12:15 pm: Lunch break
12:15 – 1:15 pm: Keynote presentation
1:15 – 2:00 pm: Presentations
2:00 – 2:30 pm: Wrap-up session

September 17, 2020

9:00 – 10:00 am: General session
10:00 – 10:15 am: Presentation
10:15 – 10:30 am: Break
10:30 – 11:45 am: Presentations
11:45 am – 12:15 pm: Lunch break
12:15 – 2:00 pm: Presentations
2:00 – 2:30 pm: Closing session

Details subject to change.