2019 Workshop Evaluation

101st Annual Optimist International Convention
Louisville Convention
Louisville, KY
Workshops / Training
Friday, June 28
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
OLA-1 - Optimist Leadership Academy (training - 5 presenters)

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
CTC - Club Trainer Class (training - 2 presenters)


Saturday, June 29
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
GEVEL-1 - Governors-Elect Training (training - 5 presenters)

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
DTC - District Trainer Class ( - 2 presenters)

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
CONV-3 - First Timers Orientation (training - 0 presenter)


Sunday, June 30
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
LD-14 - District Leadership Development Chair Designate Training (training - 3 presenters)
MEM-3 - District Growth Chair Designate Training (training - 3 presenters)

8:30 AM - 11:15 AM
GOV-1 - Governor Training (training - 3 presenters)

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
FOEC - Que peut faire la Fondation Optimiste des enfants canadiens pour vous? (workshop - 1 presenter)
LD-12 - Show Me the Money (workshop - 1 presenter)
CONV-1 - How to Plan District Conferences & Conventions (training - 1 presenter)
PROG-2 - Childhood Health and Wellness Overview (workshop - 1 presenter)
FRE-1 - Une équipe enthousiaste = une équipe productive (workshop - 1 presenter)
MKT-2 - How to Use Social Media to Engage (workshop - 1 presenter)

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CPE-1 - Club Presidents-Elect Training (training - 4 presenters)

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
CCOF - What Can The Canadian Children's Optimist Foundation Do For You? (workshop - 1 presenter)
LD-4 - Making District Meetings More Meaningful (training - 1 presenter)
FRE-2 - Le club issu d'un club (workshop - 1 presenter)
LD-13 - How to Accomplish all the Things All the Time (workshop - 1 presenter)

11:15 AM - 12:30 PM
OIREP - Optimist International Representative Meeting (training - 0 presenter)

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
NCB-6 - Building Strong, Close Community Optimist Clubs (in One Day) (workshop - 1 presenter)
PROG-1 - Scholarships (workshop - 1 presenter)
FRE-3 - Le cannabis est desormais legal: et maintenant? (training - 1 presenter)
LD-2 - Do You have the Right People in the Right Spot (workshop - 2 presenters)
LGT-1 - Lt. Governors-Elect Training (training - 1 presenter)
CST-1 - Club Secretary-Treasurer Designate Training (training - 2 presenters)
DST-1 - District Secretary-Treasurer Designate Training (training - 2 presenters)

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
LD-17 - Bringing Out the Best-The First Centruy of Optimist International (workshop - 1 presenter)
LD-11 - Cannabis is Legal: Now What (workshop - 1 presenter)
CONV-2 - How to Promote the International Convention in Your District (workshop - 1 presenter)
FRE-4 - Accompagner nos nouveaux membres (training - 1 presenter)

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
FRE-5 - Vos outils informatiques (workshop - 1 presenter)
LD-3 - Fostering New Leadership & Succession (workshop - 1 presenter)


Monday, July 1
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
LD-10 - Let's Have Fun at Our Meetings (workshop - 1 presenter)
NCB-1 - Building a Foundation for New Club Development (workshop - 2 presenters)
CFA-2 - Club Fitness-How is Yours? (workshop - 2 presenters)
PROG-4 - Kids Speak Out/Oratorical Contest (workshop - 2 presenters)
MISC-5 - Just Suppose a World Without Childhood Cancer (workshop - 1 presenter)
MISC-3 - Club & District Best Practices (workshop - 2 presenters)
MEM-1 - Club within a Club (workshop - 1 presenter)
LD-5 - The Changing Faces of Optimism (workshop - 1 presenter)
MKT-1 - Putting The Pieces Together:Branding, Marketing & Social Media (workshop - 1 presenter)

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
NCB-2 - Developing Our Future Through College Clubs (workshop - 1 presenter)
PROG-3 - Creating More Inclusive Youth Activities for all Children (workshop - 1 presenter)
LD-6 - Creating an Optimistic Club (workshop - 1 presenter)
CFA-1 - Let Them Eat Cake (workshop - 2 presenters)
OIF-1 - Club Grant Best Practices (workshop - 1 presenter)
LD-16 - So, You want to be a Governor? (workshop - 2 presenters)
MEM-2 - New Members Wanted! Really? Really! (workshop - 0 presenter)
MISC-2 - Insurance Updates & Abuse Prevention-New Guidelines and the Importance of Safety Policies & Training (workshop - 1 presenter)


Tuesday, July 2
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
JOI-2 - Journey with Optimist (workshop - 1 presenter)
MEM-4 - Remember Me? Once I was a Member of Your Optimist Club (workshop - 2 presenters)
NCB-5 - Teaching Optimism with Cultural Awareness (workshop - 1 presenter)
LD-9 - Optimistic Leadership (workshop - 1 presenter)
FRE-7 - Un rêve, une action, des résultats (workshop - 1 presenter)
MISC-4 - Local Optimist Club & Rondad McDonald House Charities Chapters-An Introduction (workshop - 1 presenter)
MISC-6 - Just Suppose a World Without Childhood Cancer (workshop - 1 presenter)
LD-8 - Communication Support Planning (workshop - 1 presenter)
MKT-3 - How to Generate Interest in Your Club through Marketing (workshop - 1 presenter)

3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
JOI-1 - The World of JOI (workshop - 2 presenters)

3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
CQ-1 - 2019 Candidate Qualifications Town Hall Meeting (workshop - 5 presenters)
OIF-2 - Club Foundation Representatives & What the Foundation Can Do for Your Club (workshop - 1 presenter)
NCB-3 - Defeating the Naysayers: Tools for Turning Negative Sentiment into Positive Action (workshop - 1 presenter)
LD-7 - Digital Tools to Manage Your Club (workshop - 1 presenter)
FRE-9 - Fonder un nouveau Club en toute simplicité (workshop - 1 presenter)
LD-1 - We Need a Bigger Room (workshop - 1 presenter)
CQ-2 - La rencontre avec le Comité de Qualification (workshop - 1 presenter)

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
LD-15 - You're Welcome? (workshop - 5 presenters)
MISC-1 - Curling (workshop - 1 presenter)
FRE-8 - Motivation (workshop - 1 presenter)