A Virtual Conference

The 2015 Best Practices for Youth Conference is a great professional development opportunity that leverages technology and social media to share and connect with youth development professionals, educators and young people working on youth issues around the country. The conference consists of 2 webinars offered daily during the week of August 3- 6, 2015 and a Youth Day Kick off August 5th accessible only by conference registrants. Webinar workshops will be 60-75 minutes long. In addition, conference participants will have access to networking and breakout sessions through video conferences/chats, additional webinars, and social media. Since all of the events are online you can participate from anywhere with your computer, mobile phone or tablet.

Benefits to participants
  • Low-cost
  • No Travel
  • Flexible
  • Participate in as much or as little of each day of the conference as your schedule will allow and access recordings through 2016
  • Meet and interact with other youth and youth development professional across the country
  • Professional development and training
  • Year long resources not just a one time event

Benefit to Organizations
  • Low-cost Professional Development and training
  • Instant collaboration and follow-up from conference networking and learning
  • Organization pass provides a discount on tickets for 5 or more people.
  • Promote and raise awareness of local events and programs during the conference week
  • Connect and learn from other organizations
  • Be a part of increasing the positive outcomes in youth development across the country
Unsure how to make this work for your organization or want to provide access to your entire staff? Contact us at youthconference@sisgigroup.org