SLPC Conference

November 2, 2018

The Office of Student Leadership and Involvement and Career Services are proud to partner together to present the SLPC Conference. The conference will take place the afternoon of Friday, November 2nd, from 12:00-4:45pm on the 3rd floor of the UC. Check in will begin at 11:30am. This conference will address each of the six Student Leadership and Professional Competencies (SLPCs). Students will hear from UofM staff and local community professionals as they all discuss how these competencies impact student leaders and how they will translate to life after college.  

This year's keynote speaker will be David Felsenthal. David is the Chief Executive Officer of EAB. Deeply passionate about education, David is proud to serve outstanding members and clients—and to work with EAB's talented team of experts dedicated to making education smarter.David holds an MBA from Stanford University and a BA in History from Princeton University. He serves on the Boards of Directors of St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School and software company Clarabridge.

By attending this conference, you will be able to choose sessions that will be focused on one of the SLPCs. Do you have a hard time analyzing data to make tough decisions? Having difficulty being a part of a team? Want to find ways to become a better leader? Don't know how to use social media to your professional advantage? Come to the SLPC Conference where there will be sessions that will cover these topics and more. The best part is that you get to choose what you want to learn. There is something at this conference for everybody. 


Free registration comes with lunch, refreshments, and an understanding of competencies that you did not have prior to attending. Add this conference to the list of your college experiences and register below. If you have any questions, please contact Brian Deal at

Register for the SLPC Conference! 

Call for Programs

If you are a professional who is interested in presenting at this year's conference you may submit a program proposal. Please make sure your program aligns with one of our Student Leadership and Professional Competencies:

If you have any questions or concerns about the process, or the conference in general, please contact Brian Deal at

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