Annual Schedule of Events
Ohio Banner Users Group (OBUG) 2015 Conference
Planned Event Schedule
Event Schedule as of 3/2/15.
Registration & Breakfast
Welcome & Keynote Address
Exhibitor Meet & Greet w/ Refreshment Break
Exhibitor Question Period
GalleriaSHAC: Student Health and Activities Center
► ►Registration is open.
You can register online at https://commerce.cashnet.com/OBUG .
If you prefer, you can fax a paper registration. Please submit payment according to the instructions on the form.
Monday, March 16, 2015 through Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Presenters receive registration discounted rate.
Thursday, April 23, 2015 through May 7, 2015.
Note: the last day to register will be May 7, 2015.
► The OBUG registration store is live, and you can conveniently register online. The link is https://commerce.cashnet.com/OBUG .
Keynote Speaker 2015
IMAGE: Clinton Oliver Longenecker
OBUG welcomes Clinton Oliver Longenecker as the keynote speaker.
Clinton Oliver Longenecker, is an award winning educator, is one of "America's leaders in the area of rapid performance improvement" and is a Distinguished University Professor and the Stranahan Professor of Leadership and Organizational Excellence in The College of Business and Innovation at The University of Toledo. His teaching, research and consulting interests are in high performance leadership and creating great organizations. He has been the recipient of over forty (40) outstanding teaching, service and research awards and numerous industry awards including the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year, Toastmaster International Leadership Award, and The Jefferson Award for Outstanding Public Service, and numerous "Best Professor" recognitions. In addition, he has also been recently recognized by The Economist as one of the Top Fifteen Business Professors in the World.
He has published over 180 articles and papers in leading academic and professional journals including the Sloan Management Review, Industrial Management, Business Horizons, European Business Review, and Organizational Dynamics among others. He is a frequent media source and his research has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Investor's Business Daily, MSNBC, NPR and a wide variety of media outlets. His best-selling book, Getting Results: Five Absolutes for High Performance describes the best practices of over 2,000 high performance managers and how they achieve outstanding performance and has been translated into nine languages. His latest book, published with Greg Papp and Tim Stansfield, Two-Minute Drill: Lessons for Rapid Organizational Improvement from America's Greatest Game chronicles the keys to rapid performance improvement from their research on over 1,000 organizational improvement initiatives. Clint is also featured in a number of educational videos including the award winning CRM training film "Effective Performance Appraisal" and "Continuous Improvement in Manufacturing" based on his research.
Clint is an active management consultant, educator and executive coach whose clients include a wide variety of Fortune 500 firms and entrepreneurial organizations including: Harley-Davidson, ConAgra, SSOE, ProMedica Health Systems, Whirlpool, Eaton Corporation, Cooper Tire, Dana Corporation, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and O-I Inc. among others. Clint has been described by Career Publications as, "one of the top motivational speakers in the U.S. who can blend cutting edge research, common sense, humor and conviction into a real and inspiring call for better performance that can help us all!" Dr. Longenecker has also served as a Visiting Lecturer at the University of the West Indies Barbados and has also lectured extensively in Poland, Hungary, and Russia. He holds a B.B.A. in marketing, an M.B.A. in management, both from the University of Toledo, and a Ph.D. in management from The Pennsylvania State University.
Clint is an active community servant, a committed member of the Christian and Missionary Alliance Church and an active Bible study leader and Christian speaker. He has spent extensive time working in the country of Haiti managing missionary school and hospital construction projects. Clint is very happily married to the former Cindy Breese and they have three children, Clinton Charles, Shannon Marie, and Stephen Lorenzo.
Web page: www.homepages.utoledo.edu/clongen/
OBUG 2015 will bring you a full day of great sessions!►More sessionsfor the 2015 annual conference will be posted as they are confirmed.
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