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Advanced Radiation Safety for Fluoroscopy Course

3/28/2016 - 12/31/2016
Study conveniently with this online educational course & quiz provided by The UI College of Nursing.

Course Fee: $125
Refunds not available

Course Info
-Meets Iowa Board of Nursing requirements for ARNPs & is suitable for providers working with fluoroscopy & interested in additional education in radiation safety
-Coursework requires +/- 60 minutes
-80% passing quiz score required

Course Objectives
-State the differences between ionizing & nonionizing radiation. Be able to identify the medical imaging modalities using each type of radiation & apply the inverse square law to effectively reduce one’s radiation exposure
-Describe how x-rays are produced & the effect of the inverse square law
-State the concepts to accurately predict which tissues will be most susceptible to the detrimental effects of ionizing radiation, the biological effects of radiation on tissue, the appropriate safe distance & shielding methods, & the difference between stochastic & non-stochastic effects
-Understand the ALARA concept in terms of time, distance, & shielding
-Understand the maximum annual dose of occupational ionizing radiation
-State the agencies involved in regulation, requirements & policy making regarding fluoroscopy
-State the regulatory requirements for dosimeters & their proper placement
-Describe the method for obtaining a dosimeter & answer questions regarding dosimeter readings, reports & radiation safety

Intended Audience
This course is designed for Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners in Iowa to meet the educational requirements enacted by the IBON for education in radiation safety & management, physics, & radiology for ARNP's supervising fluoroscopy.

CEUs
The University of Iowa College of Nursing is the Iowa Board of Nursing Approved Provider No. 1. Full attendance with a passing score will be awarded 1.2 contact hours (0.12 CEUs). Your Nursing License No. is required. Those without a nursing license will receive a General CEU.




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Advanced Radiation Safety for Fluoroscopy Annual Refresher Course

3/28/2016 - 12/31/2016
Study conveniently with this online educational course & quiz provided by The UI College of Nursing.

Course Fee: $95
Refunds not available

Course Info
-Meets Iowa Board of Nursing requirements for ARNPs & is suitable for providers working with fluoroscopy & interested in additional education in radiation safety
-Coursework requires +/- 60 minutes
-80% passing quiz score required

Course Objectives
- Identify different types of radiation and sources of specific radiation
- Explain ionizing radiation
- State non-stochastic biological effects of ionizing radiation
- Identify measurement of radiation exposure and state allowable amounts for occupational and patient safety
- Articulate principles of ALARA
- Identify inverse square law and apply to reduce radiation exposure
- Understand the concept of time as it applies to radiation exposure
- State minimum safe distances for decreased radiation exposure Identify methods of shielding and understand appropriate care and choice of shielding appliances


Intended Audience
This course is designed for Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners in Iowa to meet the educational requirements enacted by the IBON for education in radiation safety & management, physics, & radiology for ARNP's supervising fluoroscopy.

CEUs
The University of Iowa College of Nursing is the Iowa Board of Nursing Approved Provider No. 1. Full attendance with a passing score will be awarded 1.2 contact hours (0.12 CEUs). Your Nursing License No. is required. Those without a nursing license will receive a General CEU.




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Dental Alumni Reunion

9/16/2016 - 9/16/2016
The 99th Annual Meeting of the University of Iowa Dental Alumni Association
Online registration for Dental Alumni Day is now closed. Please call the Center for Conferences at 319-335-4141 if you would like to register.


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Probate CLE

9/16/2016 - 9/16/2016
Online Registration for the Probate CLE is now CLOSED. If you would still like to register, please call the Center for Conferences at 319-335-4141 by 9 AM on Thursday, September 15th to register by phone. If you are attempting to register after that time, you will need to do so on site at the University Club on Friday, September 16th.

LOCATION
The University Club
Iowa City, IA

COURSE FEES
Full Registrant: $229
*Full Registrants will be given the choice of receiving a USB or a Booklet of Course Materials. Please choose your preferred material choice while registering.
Booklet of Materials/Outlines ONLY: $50
USB of Materials/Outlines ONLY: $50

At least 6.5 State of Iowa CLE hours will be requested (have yet to be approved).

For questions, or to register by phone, please call 319-335-4141 or 800-551-9020.

To view the schedule and speakers, when they become available, please visit the University of Iowa College of Law's website, http://law.uiowa.edu/continuing-legal-education-cle.

If you will be paying by check, please make your check out to the "Center for Conferences" and mail it to:
Center for Conferences
The University of Iowa
250 CEF
Iowa City, IA 52242

To book a hotel room at the Iowa House, please call 319-335-3513 before August 16. Ask for the "Iowa Law CLE" block. First-come, first-served; the supply of rooms is limited.

CANCELLATION POLICY
Cancellations made before 8 AM CST on Monday, September 12th, will be refunded in full, minus a $35 cancellation/processing fee. Cancellations made after 8 AM CST on Monday, September 12th, will not be refunded. These late cancellations will receive the course booklet or USB by mail after the conference has closed.




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Interesting Multidisciplinary Cases: The Power of the Team Approach / Pregame Professional Program

9/17/2016 - 9/17/2016
Dental Pregame Professional Program #2:
Interesting Multidisciplinary Cases: The Power of the Team Approach

Online registration is now closed. If you would like to register, please call the Center for Conferences at 319-335-4141.


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Occupational Hearing Conservationist Re-Certification Course

9/20/2016 - 9/20/2016
ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. If you would still like to register, you will need to do so on-site, on Tuesday, September 20th.

REGISTRATION FEES: $400
Fees include program, materials, lunch, refreshments, guided practice, CAOHC certification fees & CEU recording

LOCATION
Isaac's Hall
Radisson Hotel
1220 1st Ave.
Coralville, IA

LODGING
Rooms have been reserved at the Radisson Hotel for $92+tax. Please contact the hotel directly at 319-351-5049 & ask for the Occupational Hearing group rate. The block will be held until Aug. 31.

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
This workshop will re-certify those who already have CAOHC certification. The update includes review of hearing measurement techniques, employee education strategies, selection & fit of hearing protection, as well as current state & federal regulations relating to noise exposure & hearing conservation.

OBJECTIVES
Upon completion of the offering participants should be able to:
1. Demonstrate the requirements for audiometric calibration & function
2. Arrange for a good test environment for hearing evaluation
3. Manage special problems in hearing conservation & administration of programs
4. Interpret the state and federal regulations relating to noise exposure & hearing conservation
5. Discuss the assessment of hearing protector effectiveness
6. Discuss the selection & fit of appropriate hearing protection
7. Discuss the requirements for employee education & content of training
8. Develop an educational program for hearing protection
9. Discuss OSHA requirements for record keeping

CONTINUING EDUCATION AWARD
The UI College of Nursing is an Iowa Board of Nursing approved provider: No. 1. This course will award 9.6 contact hours (0.96 CEUs). Full time attendance is required for the CEU award & CAOHC certificate.

REFUNDS & CANCELLATIONS
Cancellations made prior to 9/20 will be refunded less a $50 handling charge. NO REFUNDS WILL BE MADE AFTER THE COURSE HAS CONVENED. We reserve the ri




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IAPT 2016

9/21/2016 - 9/23/2016
Iowa Association for Play Therapy - ONLINE registration is no longer available. If you would like to register please call the UI Center for Conferences at 1 800 551 9029.

Wed. Workshop (optional) Registration 4:30pm, Workshop 5-8pm.
Thursday and Friday Conference:
Registration 8am, Conference 8:30am - 4pm.

Agency Discounts available for 8 attendees or more. Agency discount registrations not available online - ALL names must be submitted together - please mail, fax, email or phone-in all agency discount registrations.
Student Registrations - If registering online please submit proof of enrollment to conferences@uiowa.edu.

Refund Policy: Full refund less $38 processing fee if cancellation made known on or before 9/12. No refunds will be given after that date.




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Occupational Hearing Conservationist Certification Course

9/21/2016 - 9/23/2016
Registration for the Occupational Hearing Conservationist Certification Course is now FULL. If you would still like to register, please call the Center for Conferences at 319-335-4141 to put your name on the wait list. If seats do not open up for the course, there will be another one held in the Spring.

REGISTRATION FEE: $625

LOCATION
Radisson Hotel
Coralville, IA

This workshop is designed to familiarize participants with all facets of occupational hearing conservation & certify them as audiometric technicians. Upon completion, a certificate will be awarded which documents evidence of training now required by federal law. Participants will also qualify for certificate by the Council for Accreditation in Occupational Hearing Conservation(CAOHC).

Upon completion, participants will be able to:
- Discuss the basic anatomy of the ear, audiometric terms, the audiometer & test environment
- Identify types & causes of hearing loss
- Administer pure tone threshold tests & identify factors that affect them
- Discuss & interpret government regulations relating to noise exposure & hearing conservation programs
- Discuss effects of noise on hearing & the effects of hearing loss on ability to communicate
- Discuss assessment of hearing protector effectiveness & the selection & fit of appropriate hearing protection
- Discuss requirements for employee education & content of training for hearing protection & conservation
- Develop an educational program for hearing conservation appropriate for the given audience
- Discuss importance of record keeping & OSHA requirements
- Apply responsibilities of the hearing conservationists in various settings
- Arrange for a good test environment for hearing evaluation
- Identify information needed in an effective employee history
- Manage special problems in hearing conservation

The UI College of Nursing is an Iowa Board of Nursing approved provider: No. 1. This course will award 23.7 contact hours (2.37 CEUs). Fu




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Highlights in Periodontology 2016

9/30/2016 - 9/30/2016




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Electronic Health Records: Where We Are & Where We Are Headed/Nerve Injuries in Dentistry / Pregame Professional Progam

10/1/2016 - 10/1/2016
Pregame Professional Program #3
Electronic Health Records: Where We Are & Where We Are Headed
Nerve Injuries in Dentistry




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Certified Global Business Professional Exam Online Prep Course

10/3/2016 - 11/7/2016
CGBP Exam Online Preparation Course

The Certified Global Business Professional (CGBP) credential is administered by the National Association of Small Business International Trade Educators or NASBITE International. This credential, according to NASBITE's website, "confirms knowledge in international trade and assures that employees are able to practice global business at the professional level required in today's competitive environment."

SPONSOR
The University of Iowa's Institute for International Business

DATES
October 3 - November 7, 2016

FEES
$500 per Registrant

COURSE NOTES
There will be one live session every week to interact with instructors for 90 minutes. More instructions on the access to the online course platform will be sent to registered participants one week before the course begins.

INSTRUCTORS
This exam preparation training will be conducted by two NASBITE CGBP Certified Trainers, Dimy Doresca and Dan Curran.




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Introduction to Agile (Des Moines)

10/4/2016 - 10/4/2016
Leading Project Teams

IF PAYING BY COMPANY CHECK A PO IS REQUIRED. Please contact the Center for Conferences at 1 800 551 9029 to register. Online registration available for credit card payments only.

Agile is a project management framework that focuses on producing high quality work in fast-paced, uncertain project environments. This workshop introduces participants to strategies for implementing Agile project management and the infrastructure needed to support the Agile Project Management Organization.

- One-day course

Class will be held from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. Breakfast will begin at 8:00 AM, with lunch being held around 12:00 PM.




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Genetics for Genealogy Workshops

10/5/2016 - 10/13/2016
Genetics for Genealogy: Hands-on Computer Classes
Kirkwood Regional Center at The University of Iowa
Room 60, 2301 Oakdale Blvd. Coralville, IA

Introductory Course: Getting to Know Your DNA Relatives
October 5-6: Wed-Thursday 9am - noon, fee = $180

Intermediate Course: Building DNA Families
October 12-13: Wed-Thursday 9am - noon, fee = $180

Discounted registration fee when attending both, fee = $320

Refund Policy: If notification of cancellation is made known prior to Sept 30, you will receive a full refund less $50 processing fee. No refunds will be awarded after Sept 30.







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16th Annual School Nurse Conference

10/6/2016 - 10/7/2016
$199 Early Bird Registration fee if received on or before 9/23/16
$210 Registration fee if received after 9/23/16

If you will be paying with a PO, please contact our office at 1 800 551 9029.

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Sheraton West Des Moines at the conference rate of $116 plus taxes. This rate includes complimentary wifi in your sleeping room. Please call the Sheraton at 515-223-1800 before 9/14/16 to reserve your rooms. When making your reservations you must indicate you are with the Annual School Nurse Conference to receive the conference rate. Online reservations are available at https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/2016Nurse (copy and paste this link into your browser)

Refund Policy - If applicant withdraws registration prior to the opening of the conference, the registration fee, less a $25 processing fee, will be refunded. No refunds will be made after the conference has convened.

***In an effort to be more environmentally friendly, handouts will now be available online and will not be distributed at the conference. In the spirit of ecology we hope you will find this to be a smooth transition.
Handouts will be available to download one week before the conference and one week after. The handout link will be sent to you via email the week before the conference.


UNIVERSITY OF IOWA RN – BSN PROGRAM Are you an associate degree or diploma-prepared RN who is ready to expand your nursing skills and professional potential by earning the BSN? Cheri Doggett, RN – BSN Program Coordinator for the University of Iowa College of Nursing, will be available at the School Nurse conference on October 6 to evaluate your transcript(s) and provide you with an individualized plan of study for the University of Iowa BSN program. Please bring a copy of your transcript(s) to the conference and Cheri will provide feedback while you attend. Unofficial copies are fine. The College of Nursing RN – BSN program is online with one practicum/clinical course (community and public health) that has face-to-face component but at a site close to your residing address. For more information about the RN-BSN program, go to www.nursing.uiowa.edu/academic-programs/rn-bsn


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Write Winning Grant Proposals: A Seminar on the Fundamentals of Good Proposal Writing

10/7/2016 - 10/7/2016
The Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development is pleased to welcome Peg AtKisson of Grant Writing Seminars and Workshops to campus to provide insight and training in the practical and conceptual aspects of the proposal-writing process.
Online registration is now closed. To register, please call the Center for Conferences at 319-335-4141.


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Psychiatry Postgraduate Conference & Meeting of the Iowa Psychiatric Society

10/7/2016 - 10/7/2016
Treatment Updates for the 21st Century

The Fall 2016 Psychiatry Postgraduate Conference & Meeting of the Iowa Psychiatric Society will be presented by the Iowa Psychiatric Society, the University of Iowa Roy J. & Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, and the University of Iowa Department of Psychiatry.

DATE & TIME
Friday, October 7th, 2016
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

LOCATION
hotelVetro
201 S. Linn St.
Iowa City, IA

REGISTRATION FEES
Physician: $225
Nurse/Allied Health Professional: $125
UI Department of Psychiatry Faculty & Staff: $100
Residents/Fellows: $75
Medical Students: $0

A $50 discount will be given to Iowa Psychiatric Society members.

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT
Physicians: A maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits will be available through the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine.
General: A maximum of 0.6 CEUs (6.0 contact hours) will be available through the University of Iowa Center for Conferences.
All participants will receive a certificate of completion for this conference. It is the responsibility of each attendee to determine if the continuing education programs they attend meet the requirements of their professional licensure board.

CANCELLATION POLICY
For cancellations made prior to to October 1st, 2016, a $25 cancellation fee will be applied. No refunds will be given for cancellations made after September 30, 2016.

For more information, including topics, speakers, and more, please contact the Center for Conferences at 319-335-4141.




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Venture School for Entrepreneurs

10/7/2016 - 12/2/2016
The Venture School for Entrepreneurs is sponsored by The University of Iowa's John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center.

PRIOR APPROVAL IS REQUIRED TO REGISTER FOR THIS PROGRAM

PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Venture School emphasizes real-world entrepreneurship and innovation based on leading edge curriculum taught by serial entrepreneurs. This program works for startups, small businesses, non-profits, and corporate innovation teams. Your team will accelerate the startup process by testing your business hypotheses immediately. You will get out of the building to talk to customers, partners, and competitors, rather than relying on static case studies and secondhand market research. You will encounter first-hand the chaos and uncertainty of commercializing innovations and creating new ventures, and will be challenged to create your own business model, making pivots or preserving based on your findings.

REGISTRATION FEES
$500 per Team

HOW TO REGISTER
Team Founders should register their entire team. Founders should create a profile, and then register for either the Des Moines, Iowa City, or Online Meetings. Once the Founder has registered themselves, they will enter the "Guest" page. Additional team members should be registered on this page.




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IWLC Dubuque

10/11/2016 - 10/11/2016
Early Bird registration of $225 ends July 31.
Registration after July 31 is $250.
Table of 10 is $2250, after July 31 $2500. If you are registering a table of ten, please include your attendees information in the guest fields.

If you have questions regarding registration, please contact the UI Center for Conferences at conferences@uiowa.edu or 1 800 551 9029.

Refund Policy
If registration for this event is cancelled on or before Monday October 3, the registration fee will be refunded less a $30 handling fee for individual registrations. No refunds can be made for later notification. Substitutions are allowed if received on or before Friday October 7. There will be no refunds for Table of Ten cancellations.





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IWLC Dubuque EXHIBITOR

10/11/2016 - 10/11/2016
Set up may begin at 6am, take down by 6pm
One complimentary box lunch included with registration fee. Additional box lunches available at $25 each.




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IWLC Dubuque STUDENT TRACK

10/11/2016 - 10/11/2016
Registration Fee is $99 for the full day conference
We are offering one complimentary registration to faculty/staff for every 10 Students they register.

Registration begins at 8:15
Student Welcome and Orientation session begins at 8:45

If you are registering a table of ten, please include your attendees information in the guest fields.

If you have questions regarding registration, please contact the UI Center for Conferences at conferences@uiowa.edu or 1 800 551 9029.




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IWLC Dubuque - PWN, WLN, Women's Network Registration Only

10/11/2016 - 10/11/2016
This registration site available for PWN, WLN and Women's Network Members Only.



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PMP/CAPM Exam Prep Course (Des Moines)

10/12/2016 - 10/14/2016
PMP/CAPM Exam Prep Course

IF PAYING BY COMPANY CHECK A PO IS REQUIRED. Please contact the Center for Conferences at 1 800 551 9029 to register. Online registration available for credit card payments only.

Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification is the gold standard in project management, assuring companies that a project manager has the skills, knowledge, and best practices to succeed. Similarly, the Certified Associate in Project Management certification (CAPM®) is gaining in professional status. This course reviews the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), covers key areas in the PMP and CAPM exams, and provides useful test-taking tips.

- Three-day course

Class will be held from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM each day. Breakfast will begin at 8:00 AM, with lunch being held around 12:00 PM.




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25th Annual CBB

10/17/2016 - 10/18/2016
"Microbial Factories and Biocatalytic Science."

Conference Location - University of Iowa Memorial Union

Registration is complimentary to all students from any university or college.

Registration is complimentary to all University of Iowa Faculty/Staff.

Registration includes all conference meals and materials. You must register by October 1, 2016.

Non-students and Non-UI Fac/Staff can register for $200
($250 after October 1)




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Project Management Fundamentals (Des Moines)

10/20/2016 - 10/21/2016
IF PAYING BY COMPANY CHECK, A PO IS REQUIRED. Please contact the Center for Conferences at 1 800 551 9029 to register. Online registration available for credit card payments only.

Successful projects require effective management of scope, schedule, and cost. This course covers key knowledge areas within the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) and introduces contemporary project management techniques and principles. You'll learn methods for planning and executing projects through team exercises, case analysis, and hands-on experience with project planning software.

- Core course for the University of Iowa’s Project Management Certificate
- Two-day course

Class will be held from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM each day. Breakfast will begin at 8:00 AM, with lunch being held around 12:00 PM.




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Diagnostic Imaging in Dentistry:

10/21/2016 - 10/21/2016
Diagnostic Imaging in Dentistry: Intraoral and Extraoral Techniques, 2D Versus 3D, Ionizing Versus Non-Ionizing Radiation



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Facially Driven Diagnosis of Dentoskeletal Deformities/Clinical Pathology Conferences / Pregame Professional Program

10/22/2016 - 10/22/2016
Pregame Professional Program #4
Facially Driven Diagnosis of Dentoskeletal Deformities
Clinical Pathology Conferences




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IWLC Conference - Des Moines

10/27/2016 - 10/27/2016
Early Bird registration of $225 ends July 31.
Registration after July 31 is $250.
Table of 10 is $2250, after July 31 $2500. If you are registering a table of ten, please include your attendees information in the guest fields.

If you have questions regarding registration, please contact the UI Center for Conferences at conferences@uiowa.edu or 1 800 551 9029.

Refund Policy
If registration for this event is cancelled on or before Monday October 17, the registration fee will be refunded less a $30 handling fee for individual registrations. No refunds can be made for later notification. Substitutions are allowed if received on or before Monday October 24. There will be no refunds for Table of Ten cancellations. 






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IWLC Exhibitor - Des Moines

10/27/2016 - 10/27/2016
We are currently accepting BUSINESS Exhibitor registrations
Registration Fee on/before July 31 is $325, after July 31 the registration fee is $375

NONPROFIT Exhibitor registration will open August 1.

One complimentary box lunch included with registration fee

Set up may begin at 6am and must be completed 7:30am.
Take down may begin any time after the 3pm break and must be completed by 4:15pm

Vendors can unload from the near North parking Lot off 5th and Crocker. The unloading area is on the north side of the building at the garage door. A limited number of push carts will be available.

Parking is $7 per day in the North Lot.

Scheduled breaks include: 7-9:15am; 10:30-10:45am; 1-1:30pm; 2:30-3pm

All exhibits include 1 3x8' skirted table, 2 chairs, wastebasket and table sign.

All but $30 of your registration fee will be refunded if inability to exhibit is made known prior to October 1. This will allow time to find a replacement. No refunds will be given after October 1.




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IWLC STUDENT Track - Des Moines

10/27/2016 - 10/27/2016
Registration fee = $60
Table of 10 = $600
If you are registering a table of ten, please include your attendees information in the guest fields.

If you have questions regarding registration, please contact the UI Center for Conferences at conferences@uiowa.edu or 1 800 551 9029.

12pm Registration
12:30 Opening remarks
4:15 Adjourn




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PMP/CAPM Exam Prep Course (Cedar Rapids)

10/28/2016 - 10/31/2016
PMP/CAPM Exam Prep Course

IF PAYING BY COMPANY CHECK A PO IS REQUIRED. Please contact the Center for Conferences at 1 800 551 9029 to register. Online registration available for credit card payments only.

Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification is the gold standard in project management, assuring companies that a project manager has the skills, knowledge, and best practices to succeed. Similarly, the Certified Associate in Project Management certification (CAPM®) is gaining in professional status. This course reviews the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), covers key areas in the PMP and CAPM exams, and provides useful test-taking tips.

- Three-day course

Class will be held from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM each day. Breakfast will begin at 8:00 AM, with lunch being held around 12:00 PM.

PLEASE NOTE: This course will be held October 28, 29, and 31. Class will not be held on October 30.




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Strategic Innovation Course (Quad Cities)

10/28/2016 - 10/28/2016
LEARN TO GROW YOUR BUSINESS THROUGH OUR CUSTOMER DRIVEN INNOVATION WORKSHOP
To remain competitive in today’s business environment, any company large or small needs to embrace the kind of entrepreneurial spirit associated with a startup. To have the Entrepreneurial Mindset means to take calculated risks, be agile, seek out new opportunities and be innovative, but most of all, be willing to fail.

This course will take you out of your day-to-day routine and give you the building blocks and confidence you need to help you think differently and create new opportunities within your business. You will leave this course with an innovation roadmap for your company that goes beyond the “business as usual” approach and insures future success and competitiveness.

WHAT YOU’LL TAKEAWAY:
- Assess opportunities from the business landscape and ascertain their value to your company
- Understand how to identify and evaluate new innovative products and business
- Build enthusiasm and buy-in from internal stakeholders
- Interaction and networking with other high level peers from across industry sectors
- Innovation roadmap to bring back to work and implement
- Tools and techniques for effectively leading innovation
- Lean innovation management & customer centric innovation
- Ability to anticipate and leverage failure

WHO SHOULD ATTEND
- CEOs and VPs in Finance, Marketing, Information Technology, Innovation Strategy, Product Developers, Research & Development Executives and Engineering Executives
- Business owners looking to grow and scale their family business

COURSE INSTRUCTOR
Gregg Barcus & Wade Steenhoek

COURSE LOCATION
Birchwood Fields Learning Center
4620 E. 53rd Street
Davenport, IA

COURSE FEES
$500 per Registrant




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Introduction to Agile (Cedar Rapids)

11/1/2016 - 11/2/2016
Leading Project Teams

IF PAYING BY COMPANY CHECK A PO IS REQUIRED. Please contact the Center for Conferences at 1 800 551 9029 to register. Online registration available for credit card payments only.

Agile is a project management framework that focuses on producing high quality work in fast-paced, uncertain project environments. This workshop introduces participants to strategies for implementing Agile project management and the infrastructure needed to support the Agile Project Management Organization.

- This course, typically a one day course, will be split over two evenings.

Class will be held from 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM. A light dinner will be provided.




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Microsoft Project (Cedar Rapids)

11/9/2016 - 11/10/2016




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Optimizing Interdisciplinary Anterior Single-Tooth Implant Therapy

11/11/2016 - 11/11/2016
Optimizing Interdisciplinary Anterior Single-Tooth Implant Therapy

Registration Opens on August 1, 2016

Online registration is available for Full Day Participants ONLY. If you would like to register for the AM Session, please call the Center for Conferences at 319-335-4141.




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Business Law CLE

11/11/2016 - 11/11/2016
Business Law CLE

LOCATION
The University Club
Iowa City, IA

COURSE FEES
Full Registrant: $229
*Full Registrants will be given the choice of receiving a USB or a Booklet of Course Materials. Please choose your preferred material choice while registering.
Booklet of Materials/Outlines ONLY: $50
USB of Materials/Outlines ONLY: $50

At least 6.5 State of Iowa CLE hours will be requested (have yet to be approved).

For questions, or to register by phone, please call 319-335-4141 or 800-551-9020.

To view the schedule and speakers, when they become available, please visit the University of Iowa College of Law's website, http://law.uiowa.edu/continuing-legal-education-cle.

If you will be paying by check, please make your check out to the "Center for Conferences" and mail it to:
Center for Conferences
The University of Iowa
250 CEF
Iowa City, IA 52242

To book a hotel room at the Iowa House, please call 319-335-3513 before October 11. Ask for the "Iowa Law CLE" block. First-come, first-served; the supply of rooms is limited.

CANCELLATION POLICY
Cancellations made before 8 AM CST on Monday, November 7th, will be refunded in full, minus a $35 cancellation/processing fee. Cancellations made after 8 AM CST on Monday, November 7th, will not be refunded. These late cancellations will receive the course booklet or USB by mail after the conference has closed.




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Strategic Innovation Course (Des Moines)

11/11/2016 - 11/11/2016
LEARN TO GROW YOUR BUSINESS THROUGH OUR CUSTOMER DRIVEN INNOVATION WORKSHOP
To remain competitive in today’s business environment, any company large or small needs to embrace the kind of entrepreneurial spirit associated with a startup. To have the Entrepreneurial Mindset means to take calculated risks, be agile, seek out new opportunities and be innovative, but most of all, be willing to fail.

This course will take you out of your day-to-day routine and give you the building blocks and confidence you need to help you think differently and create new opportunities within your business. You will leave this course with an innovation roadmap for your company that goes beyond the “business as usual” approach and insures future success and competitiveness.

WHAT YOU’LL TAKEAWAY:
- Assess opportunities from the business landscape and ascertain their value to your company
- Understand how to identify and evaluate new innovative products and business
- Build enthusiasm and buy-in from internal stakeholders
- Interaction and networking with other high level peers from across industry sectors
- Innovation roadmap to bring back to work and implement
- Tools and techniques for effectively leading innovation
- Lean innovation management & customer centric innovation
- Ability to anticipate and leverage failure

WHO SHOULD ATTEND
- CEOs and VPs in Finance, Marketing, Information Technology, Innovation Strategy, Product Developers, Research & Development Executives and Engineering Executives
- Business owners looking to grow and scale their family business

COURSE INSTRUCTOR
Wade Steenhoek & Gregg Barcus

COURSE LOCATION
John & Mary Pappajohn Education Center
1200 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA

COURSE FEES
$500 per Registrant




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Interpretation of a Pantomograph & Interesting Cases on a Pantomograph / Pregame Professional Program

11/12/2016 - 11/12/2016
Pregame Professional Program #5
Interpretation of a Pantomograph & Interesting Cases on a Pantomograph




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Midwest Rural Agricultural Safety & Health Conference

11/15/2016 - 11/16/2016
Terrace View Event Center
Sioux Center, Iowa




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Strategic Innovation Course (Cedar Rapids)

11/18/2016 - 11/18/2016
LEARN TO GROW YOUR BUSINESS THROUGH OUR CUSTOMER DRIVEN INNOVATION WORKSHOP
To remain competitive in today’s business environment, any company large or small needs to embrace the kind of entrepreneurial spirit associated with a startup. To have the Entrepreneurial Mindset means to take calculated risks, be agile, seek out new opportunities and be innovative, but most of all, be willing to fail.

This course will take you out of your day-to-day routine and give you the building blocks and confidence you need to help you think differently and create new opportunities within your business. You will leave this course with an innovation roadmap for your company that goes beyond the “business as usual” approach and insures future success and competitiveness.

WHAT YOU’LL TAKEAWAY:
- Assess opportunities from the business landscape and ascertain their value to your company
- Understand how to identify and evaluate new innovative products and business
- Build enthusiasm and buy-in from internal stakeholders
- Interaction and networking with other high level peers from across industry sectors
- Innovation roadmap to bring back to work and implement
- Tools and techniques for effectively leading innovation
- Lean innovation management & customer centric innovation
- Ability to anticipate and leverage failure

WHO SHOULD ATTEND
- CEOs and VPs in Finance, Marketing, Information Technology, Innovation Strategy, Product Developers, Research & Development Executives and Engineering Executives
- Business owners looking to grow and scale their family business

COURSE INSTRUCTOR
Elizabeth Hallgren & Gregg Barcus

COURSE LOCATION
University of Iowa MBA
221 2nd Avenue SE #300
Cedar Rapids, IA

COURSE FEES
$500 per Registrant




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Prophylaxis of Artifical Joints: Translating the Appropriate Use of Committee Proposal/Pharmacotherapeutics / Pregame Professional Program

11/25/2016 - 11/25/2016
Pregame Professional Program #6:
Prophylaxis of Artifical Joints: Translating the Appropriate Use of Committee Proposal
Pharmacotherapeutics




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Project Initiation & Planning (Cedar Rapids)

1/19/2017 - 1/20/2017
Two-day course • Core course for the University of Iowa’s Project Management Certificate

A vision, delivery strategy, and action plan are fundamental to successful projects. In this course, you'll learn to develop a project charter, assess project feasibility, and select a project delivery strategy. The course will also provide practical tools such as preparing management plans for communication, stakeholders, quality, and procurement. This course is based on the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).




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Communication, Negotiation, & Influence (Des Moines)

1/26/2017 - 1/27/2017
Two-day course • Elective that can be applied toward the University of Iowa's Project Management Certificate

Communication is a key knowledge area in the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide). Project managers must use complex skills to gain commitment, obtain resources, and garner organizational support, typically without direct authority over their required resources. This course is designed to help project managers accomplish these goals by effectively communicating with and influencing others.




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Project Initiation and Planning (Des Moines)

2/9/2017 - 2/10/2017
Two-day course • Core course for the University of Iowa’s Project Management Certificate

A vision, delivery strategy, and action plan are fundamental to successful projects. In this course, you'll learn to develop a project charter, assess project feasibility, and select a project delivery strategy. The course will also provide practical tools such as preparing management plans for communication, stakeholders, quality, and procurement. This course is based on the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).




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Communication, Negotiation and Influence (Cedar Rapids)

2/16/2017 - 2/17/2017
Two-day course • Elective that can be applied toward the University of Iowa's Project Management Certificate

Communication is a key knowledge area in the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide). Project managers must use complex skills to gain commitment, obtain resources, and garner organizational support, typically without direct authority over their required resources. This course is designed to help project managers accomplish these goals by effectively communicating with and influencing others.




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Strategic Innovation Course (Council Bluffs)

2/17/2017 - 2/17/2017
LEARN TO GROW YOUR BUSINESS THROUGH OUR CUSTOMER DRIVEN INNOVATION WORKSHOP
To remain competitive in today’s business environment, any company large or small needs to embrace the kind of entrepreneurial spirit associated with a startup. To have the Entrepreneurial Mindset means to take calculated risks, be agile, seek out new opportunities and be innovative, but most of all, be willing to fail.

This course will take you out of your day-to-day routine and give you the building blocks and confidence you need to help you think differently and create new opportunities within your business. You will leave this course with an innovation roadmap for your company that goes beyond the “business as usual” approach and insures future success and competitiveness.

WHAT YOU’LL TAKEAWAY:
- Assess opportunities from the business landscape and ascertain their value to your company
- Understand how to identify and evaluate new innovative products and business
- Build enthusiasm and buy-in from internal stakeholders
- Interaction and networking with other high level peers from across industry sectors
- Innovation roadmap to bring back to work and implement
- Tools and techniques for effectively leading innovation
- Lean innovation management & customer centric innovation
- Ability to anticipate and leverage failure

WHO SHOULD ATTEND
- CEOs and VPs in Finance, Marketing, Information Technology, Innovation Strategy, Product Developers, Research & Development Executives and Engineering Executives
- Business owners looking to grow and scale their family business

COURSE INSTRUCTOR
Elizabeth Hallgren & Gregg Barcus

COURSE LOCATION
Iowa Western Community College
Council Bluffs, IA

COURSE FEES
$500 per Registrant




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Project Management Fundamentals (Des Moines)

3/2/2017 - 3/3/2017
Two-day course • Core course for the University of Iowa’s Project Management Certificate

Successful projects require effective management of scope, schedule, and cost. This course covers key knowledge areas within the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) and introduces contemporary project management techniques and principles. You'll learn methods for planning and executing projects through team exercises, case analysis, and hands-on experience with project planning software.




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Project Management Fundamentals (Cedar Rapids)

3/6/2017 - 3/7/2017
Two-day course • Core course for the University of Iowa’s Project Management Certificate

Successful projects require effective management of scope, schedule, and cost. This course covers key knowledge areas within the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) and introduces contemporary project management techniques and principles. You'll learn methods for planning and executing projects through team exercises, case analysis, and hands-on experience with project planning software.




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Leading Project Teams (Des Moines)

3/29/2017 - 3/30/2017
Two-day course • Core course for the University of Iowa’s Project Management Certificate

Effective teams are fundamental to successful projects. This course focuses on team member roles and responsibilities in the context of project management. The course covers team building, dealing with team dysfunctions, and communicating effectively. It also provides tools for meeting management that help maximize team performance. You can expect to learn practical information you can apply immediately. This course is based on the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).




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Leading Project Teams (Cedar Rapids)

4/11/2017 - 4/12/2017
Two-day course • Core course for the University of Iowa’s Project Management Certificate

Effective teams are fundamental to successful projects. This course focuses on team member roles and responsibilities in the context of project management. The course covers team building, dealing with team dysfunctions, and communicating effectively. It also provides tools for meeting management that help maximize team performance. You can expect to learn practical information you can apply immediately. This course is based on the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).




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PMP and CAPM Prep Course

5/17/2017 - 5/19/2017
Three-day course • Elective that can be applied toward the University of Iowa’s Project Management Certificate

Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification is the gold standard in project management, assuring companies that a project manager has the skills, knowledge, and best practices to succeed. Similarly, the Certified Associate in Project Management certification (CAPM®) is gaining in professional status. This course reviews the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), covers key areas in the PMP and CAPM exams, and provides useful test-taking tips.




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Communication, Negotiation and Influence (Cedar Rapids)

6/15/2017 - 6/16/2017
Two-day course • Elective that can be applied toward the University of Iowa's Project Management Certificate

Communication is a key knowledge area in the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide). Project managers must use complex skills to gain commitment, obtain resources, and garner organizational support, typically without direct authority over their required resources. This course is designed to help project managers accomplish these goals by effectively communicating with and influencing others.




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Project Initiation and Planning (Des Moines)

6/22/2017 - 6/23/2017
Two-day course • Core course for the University of Iowa’s Project Management Certificate

A vision, delivery strategy, and action plan are fundamental to successful projects. In this course, you'll learn to develop a project charter, assess project feasibility, and select a project delivery strategy. The course will also provide practical tools such as preparing management plans for communication, stakeholders, quality, and procurement. This course is based on the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).




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Muscle Membrane Serendipity: Past, Present & Future

7/20/2017 - 7/23/2017
Conference will be held Friday on campus in the Carver Biomedical Research Building and Saturday at the Sheraton Hotel, downtown Iowa City

If you will be bringing a guest, please complete the guest section including evening event attendance, which follows your registration page.




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Communication, Negotiation, & Influence (Des Moines)

7/20/2017 - 7/21/2017
Two-day course • Elective that can be applied toward the University of Iowa's Project Management Certificate

Communication is a key knowledge area in the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide). Project managers must use complex skills to gain commitment, obtain resources, and garner organizational support, typically without direct authority over their required resources. This course is designed to help project managers accomplish these goals by effectively communicating with and influencing others.




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Project Initiation & Planning (Cedar Rapids)

8/1/2017 - 8/2/2017
Two-day course • Core course for the University of Iowa’s Project Management Certificate

A vision, delivery strategy, and action plan are fundamental to successful projects. In this course, you'll learn to develop a project charter, assess project feasibility, and select a project delivery strategy. The course will also provide practical tools such as preparing management plans for communication, stakeholders, quality, and procurement. This course is based on the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).




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Project Management Fundamentals (Cedar Rapids)

9/28/2017 - 9/29/2017
Two-day course • Core course for the University of Iowa’s Project Management Certificate

Successful projects require effective management of scope, schedule, and cost. This course covers key knowledge areas within the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) and introduces contemporary project management techniques and principles. You'll learn methods for planning and executing projects through team exercises, case analysis, and hands-on experience with project planning software.




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Project Management Fundamentals (Des Moines)

10/12/2017 - 10/13/2017
Two-day course • Core course for the University of Iowa’s Project Management Certificate

Successful projects require effective management of scope, schedule, and cost. This course covers key knowledge areas within the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) and introduces contemporary project management techniques and principles. You'll learn methods for planning and executing projects through team exercises, case analysis, and hands-on experience with project planning software.




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