Schedule

This two-week program will meet from January 8 through January 19, 2018, at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center (AT&T EECC) in Austin, TX.

Sunday, January 7
  Arrivals
 
Monday, January 8
  8:00–9:00 am Program Orientation
  9:00–9:15 am Welcome and CII Goals for the Program
Stephen Mulva
  9:30 am–12:00 pm Making the Senior Leadership Leap
Dr. Avi Wiezel
Jerry Eyink
12:00–1:00 pm Group Lunch
  1:00–5:00 pm Making the Senior Leadership Leap
Dr. Avi Wiezel
Jerry Eyink
  5:00–5:15 pm Tour of the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center
  6:00–7:00 pm Welcome Mixer
Gabriel's Café
 
Tuesday, January 9
  8:00 am–12:00 pm Making the Senior Leadership Leap
Dr. Avi Wiezel
Jerry Eyink
12:00–1:00 pm Group Lunch
  1:00–5:00 pm Making the Senior Leadership Leap
Dr. Avi Wiezel
Jerry Eyink
  5:00–5:30 pm Tour of UT Campus (Optional)
  Free Evening
 
Wednesday, January 10
  8:00–11:30 am Stakeholder Relationships
Professor Chris Meakin
  11:30 am–12:00 pm Group Photo
12:00–1:00 pm Group Lunch
  1:00–2:00 pm Participant Company Description Prep Time
  2:00–5:00 pm Business Ethics
Dr. Marianne Jennings
  Texas vs. TCU Men's Basketball Game (optional)
 
Thursday, January 11
  8:00–8:30 am Participant Company Description
  8:30 am–12:00 pm Managing Organizational Change Simulation
Dr. Luis Martins
12:00–1:00 pm Group Lunch
  1:00–5:00 pm Advocacy
Dr. John Daly
  Free Evening
 
Friday, January 12
  8:00–8:30 am Participant Company Description
  8:30 am–12:00 pm Executive Negotiation Skills Workshop
Dr. Doug Dierking
12:00–1:00 pm Group Lunch
  1:00–5:00 pm Management and Personality Style
Dr. Richard Grant
  Free Evening
 
Saturday, January 13
  8:30 am–12:30 pm Creative Solutions to Complex Problems
Dr. Gaylen Paulson
  12:30–1:30 pm Group Lunch
  Free Afternoon and Evening
 
Sunday, January 14
  Free Day
 
Monday, January 15
MLK Day
  8:00–8:30 am Participant Company Description
  8:30 am–12:00 pm Portfolio Risk Decision Quality
Dr. Eric Bickel
12:00–1:30 pm Group Lunch
Industry Speaker
  1:30–4:30 pm Communication Effectiveness
Dr. Sharon Jarvis
  4:45–5:15 pm Participant Company Description
  Free Evening
 
Tuesday, January 16
  8:00–8:30 am Participant Company Description
  8:30 am–12:00 pm Portfolio Risk Decision Quality
Dr. Eric Bickel
12:00–1:00 pm Group Lunch
  1:00–4:30 pm Executive Negotiation Skills Workshop
Dr. Doug Dierking
5:00–7:30 pm Build a Bicycle Activity
Dr. R. Britt Freund
 
Wednesday, January 17
  8:00–8:30 am Participant Company Description
  8:30 am–12:00 pm Crisis and Media Skills
Dr. John Daly
12:00–1:00 pm Group Lunch
  1:00–4:30 pm Financial Overview
Professor Jim Nolen
  Free Evening
 
Thursday, January 18
  8:00–8:30 am Participant Company Description
  8:30 am–12:00 pm Managing for Growth and Profitability Business Strategy Simulation
Professor Jim Nolen
12:00–1:00 pm Group Lunch
  1:00–4:30 pm Managing for Growth and Profitability Business Strategy Simulation
Professor Jim Nolen
  6:30–8:30 pm Group Dinner
County Line
 
Friday, January 19
  8:30 am–12:00 pm Managing for Growth and Profitability Business Strategy Simulation
Professor Jim Nolen
12:00–12:30 pm Graduation Ceremony
  Departures