2023 Summit and Biennial Conclave

Conference Schedule

Thursday, March 30, 2023

3:00 p.m.     Hotel Check-In and Summit Registration


6:00 p.m.     Welcome Dinner, T-Shirt Exchange, and Banner Contest

                      Business Casual Attire


8:30 p.m.     Conclave – Part I (for Conclave Delegates)

                      Business Casual Attire

 

Friday, March 31, 2023

6:30 a.m.     Continental Breakfast


7:30 a.m.     Depart Hotel for Farm Tours and Service Event

                      Casual Attire

                                 Service Event at NCSU Agroecology Farm

                                 Langdon Farms

                                 Boxed Lunch

                                 Lu Mil Vineyard

                                 Kornegay Family Farms and Produce

                                 Nanue's Farm


7:00 p.m.          Depart Hotel for Dinner on Your Own at

                           Mission Valley Shopping Center

                           Casual Attire


Saturday, April 1, 2023

7:00 a.m.         Continental Breakfast


8:00 a.m.         Conclave – Part II (for Conclave Delegates)

                          Business Professional Attire


8:00 a.m.         Depart Hotel for NCSU Campus (Non-Conclave Delegates)

                          Casual Attire

                                 JC Raulston Arboretum

                                 Phytotron

                                 Plant Sciences Building and Rooftop Greenhouse


12:00 p.m.      Lunch at Hotel


All Workshop Sessions are Business Casual Attire


1:00 p.m.         Workshop Sessions

                                 Room A -- Resume Building and Interview Strategies

                                 Room B -- Alpha Zeta Chapter Management & Leadership I


2:00 p.m.          Break


2:15 p.m.          Workshop Sessions

                                Room A -- Communications Strategies for Agricultural Advocacy

                                Room B -- Alpha Zeta Chapter Management & Leadership II


3:15 p.m.          Break


3:30 p.m.          Workshop Sessions

                                 Room A -- Leadership for the Profession of Agriculture

                                 Room B -- Alpha Zeta Chapter Issues Roundtable Discussion


4:45 p.m.         High Council Meeting -- High Council Members Only

                          Business Casual Attire


5:30 p.m.         Group/Chapter Photos

                          Business Professional Attire


6:30 p.m.         Initiation Ritual

                          Business Professional Attire


7:00 p.m.         Awards Banquet

                          Business Professional Attire

 

Sunday, April 2, 2023

Continental Breakfast


Depart for Home