The 2017 Montana Young Professional Summit is presented by:

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Thursday, July 27, 2017

3:00 to 6:00 p.m. Check-in & Registration
DoubleTree, 27 N. 27th St.
4:00 to 6:45 p.m. Downtown Walking Tour & Pub Crawl
Presented by Seva Kitchen
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Group departs from the lobby of the DoubleTree at 4:00 p.m.
7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Alive After 5 at Walker’s American Grill & Tapas Bar
Downtown Billings
Across the street from the DoubleTree.

Friday, July 28, 2017

6:15 to 7:30 a.m. Morning Walk – Swords Rimrock Park
Paved trail overlooking downtown Billings.
7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Registration and Business Expo
Business Expo presented by Entre Technology Services
7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Breakfast
Sponsored by Visit Billings
8:30 to 9:00 a.m. Event Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:00 to 10:00 a.m. Keynote Address: Lead Simply
Jennifer Reiser
10:00 to 10:15 a.m. Break
Enjoy the Business Expo
10:15 to noon Panel Discussion with Experts on:

  • Workforce
  • Civic Engagement
  • Leadership
  • Networking & Relationship Building
Noon to 12:45 p.m. Lunch and Business Expo
Lunch sponsored by MSU Billings
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12:45 to 1:30 p.m.
1:45 to 2:30 p.m.
Breakout Sessions:

  • Breakout 1: Leadership
  • Breakout 2: BillingsWorks (Workforce)
  • Breakout 3: PayneWest – Reputation Management
  • Breakout 4: Civic Engagement
2:30 to 3:00 p.m. Closing Remarks
Business Expo Closes at 3:00 p.m.
3:30 p.m. Buses depart for PayneWest
Depart from the lobby of the DoubleTree
4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Welcome Reception
Presented by PayneWest
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5:30, 6:00 & 6:30 p.m. Buses depart for Dehler Park
Depart from the front entrance of PayneWest
7:05 p.m. Mustangs Baseball Game – Dehler Park
Sponsored by Albertson’s
9:00 – 11:00 p.m. After Party
Seva Kitchen
Return by foot (or Uber) on your own time frame from either Dehler Park or Seva Kitchen, both just a few blocks from the DoubleTree.

Saturday, July 29, 2016

8:00 to 9:30 a.m. Coffee/Breakfast
On your own. Farmer’s Market open from 8 – noon in Downtown Billings just one block from the DoubleTree.
9:30 to 10:00 a.m. Return to DoubleTree
10:00 to 11:40 a.m. What’s Next?
Presented by Canvas Creek Team Building
11:40 to 12:30 p.m. Lunch and Networking
Lunch Sponsored by Big Sky Economic Development
12:30 to 1:00 p.m. Break and travel to ZooMontana
On your own/carpool.
ZooMontana Activities Presented by D.A. Davidson
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1:15 to 2:00 p.m. Welcome & Passion talk from Jeff Ewelt (Jeff the Nature Guy)
2:00 to 3:00 p.m. Games, scavenger hunt, purposeful networking at ZooMontana
3:00 p.m. Prize Drawings
Must be present to win.
3:00 to 6:00 p.m. Free time for those staying in Billings.
Suggested activities to come.
6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Closing Reception – Montana Luau
Hilton Garden Inn
 Agenda is subject to change. Contact us for more information.

Billings_Chamber_LogoNExtGENlogoThe 2017 Montana Young Professionals Summit is being coordinated by the Billings Chamber of Commerce and it’s NextGEN program.