2022 Annual MEFA Conference

in Chicago, IL


at

CONFERENCE 

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Reuniting Change Agents!

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Wednesday
August 10, 2022

6:00pm - MEFA Fellowship and Dinner (Place: TBD)

9:00pm- MEFA GAME NIGHT w/MDSA  (Place: TBD)

College Students

Thursday
August 11, 2022

MORNING: 

8:45am-9:55am: Opening Session: “Your Career in Academia & Beyond” 

Presenters: Dr. Eli Jones, Professor of Marketing and Peggy Mays Eminent Scholar at the Mays Business School, Texas A&M University, and Dr. Kevin Thomas, UX Researcher, Meta   

 

10:00am – 11:00am Joint Session with PhD Project/MDSA- Research networking

11:15am-12:30pm: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DE&I) in Curriculum and More

Presenter: Dr. Dalila Salazar, Associate Dean, College of Business and Associate Professor of Marketing, Louisiana State University Shreveport, and Dr. Nakeisha Lewis, Associate Dean at Opus College of Business, University of St. Thomas 

12:35pm-2:00pm - LUNCH with PhD Project/MDSA

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AFTERNOON: 

2:05pm – 3:30pm: MEFA – “Year in Review!” 

Looking Ahead to Where We are Going – ALL ARE WELCOME

 

3:45pm – 5:00pm: HANG OUT TIME –

Research Collaboration Time at the Pool!

Relax and rejuvenate while talking research with current and potential co-authors in a fun setting.

 

6:30pm: MDSA RECEPTION

7:00pm-9:00pm DINNER: PhD Project/MDSA Closing Banquet /

 

AFTER DINNER: Salsa Dancing!!!!

Working at Outdoor Cafe
A Supportive Hug
A Supportive Hug

Friday
August 12, 2022

MORNING: 

Closing Session 

 

10:15am-11:15am: Conversation with an Ad Agency Practitioner 

Omo Ogbomo-Williams, Sr. HR Talent Manager, Talent + Partnerships, VMLY&R 

 

11:30am – Noon: MEFA Business Meeting & Elections 

 

Noon: Lunch and MEFA Fellowship


                               -END OF CONFERENCE AFTER LUNCH-

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