2017 Industry Conference Registration Now Open!

By  •  March 22, 2017 at 9:39 pm

The Industry Conference Committee invites you to attend the 2017 Industry Conference held May 11-12th at the beautiful Breezy Point Resort on the shores of crystal clear Pelican Lake!

The conference will have a Human Resource theme with awesome speakers, workshops and great discussions!

 Speaker Amy Dee, will help us connect, laugh and open up to the science of how we behave and the power we have to make different choices about how we treat each other (and ourselves).



Speaker Tim Richardson,  will focus on Employee motivation, retention, and productivity are all improved when leaders provide a framework for employees to excel in their work.



Ryan Stromberg, Director of Human Resources and Organization Development, Spring Lake Park Schools, will focus on leading in partnership with others to build and maintain the most successful food service department.  The conversation will focus on recruiting, hiring and fostering excellent relationships within the school system along with the community.

Tim Alexander, Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources Minnetonka Schools, had the opportunity to observe employee performance from a variety of different angles and have concluded that change only occurs if the expectations are clear and the documentation is consistent. His session will focus on the employee review and methods of documentation.

MDE Deb Lukkonen, and MDE Staff will present on Buy American and Unpaid Meal charge policy updates from USDA. A “MDE Panel Discussion” will be an interactive question and answer session with MDE staff.

We’ll have great food, fun activities and you will have the opportunity to meet and network with Industry and School attendees.

Don’t miss the fun and festivities.

To reserve your room go to www.breezypointresort.com , select online reservations and enter group # 171947

Online registration will open March 23rd.  2017 Industry Conference Registration Form (pdf )