Attend 2022 SNAAZ Industry Conference
Candy Whirley, MS, CSP. "It takes 4 to tango"
Westin La Paloma Resort
3800 E. Sunrise Drive, Tucson, Arizona
Educational sessions presented by Candy Whirley / Craig Weidel
INFORMATIVE EDUCATION SESSIONS
About 2022 SNAAZ Industry Conference
Two day in-person event, April 11 & 12, 2022
Visit with all the great exhibitors showcasing the latests offerings
Informative keynote presentations and educational sessions
Join us on April 11th and 12th in the beautiful Tucson, Arizona for our School Nutrition Industry Conference.
After two long years, we are thrilled to be back in-person with our conference theme of “Better Together: Leading the Way for School Nutrition.” Whether you are an industry member, director, or supervisor, you will walk away from this event feeling refueled to lead your teams into the next school year.
Our keynote speaker, Candy Whirley, will give a captivating presentation on the “4 C’s of Leadership” and an additional breakout session on Emotional Intelligence. In addition, SNAAZ’s Executive Director, Craig Weidel, is providing an incredible session on “Persuasion Power 2.0”. School Districts will the opportunity to meet individually with manufacturers at the vendor show, to make upcoming menu plans and share ideas with school nutrition professionals.
After you pick up your registration materials be sure to check out the wonderful Silent Auction items you can bid on to support SNAAZ be sure to use your special bidder number to bid on the items you want.
This time is allotted for you to visit with all the great exhibitors that we have to help you learn about the great items they offer you and your CN programs. This year we will be dividing our school attendees into two groups so you will have plenty of time to check out the first half of our exhibitors.
After picking up your delicious lunch you have the choice to sit in various areas at the beautiful Westin La Paloma. Don’t forget to check your Silent Auction bids because right after lunch the bidding ends.
It has been a wonderful day or learning so it is time for a well deserved break. Go back to your room and change into your shorts and flip flops and come back down to enjoy time do more networking and have a refreshing beverage.
Be sure to partake in the wonderful dinner that the Westin’s Executive Chef has prepared just for you. After dinner the SNIC Committee has some fun games planned for your enjoyment or you can just sit back relax and visit with all your old and new friends … the choice is yours.
Tuesday, April 12, 2022
“Better Together: Leading the Way for School Nutrition.”
It’s time to switch sides and visit the other half of the exhibits that you missed on Monday. Be sure to complete your Scavenger Hunt Forms so you will be eligible for one of the great prizes that we are giving away at the wrap up session.
Wow where did the time go? You won’t want to miss this short session because we have some important information and great prizes to give out to some lucky attendees!
We’ve got great educational content on critical school nutrition topics this year
Education Session One – “The Power Of Persuasion 2.0” – Craig Weidel, SNS, MNLP., MHT.
Have you ever just met someone for the first time and within minutes feel as if you have been friends for a lifetime? Why is this and how does persuasion play into it? One of the reasons is because persuasion is all around you both consciously and subconsciously. This engaging and interesting program is geared toward giving you a better understanding of just how you can become a better connector, communicator, and persuader for both your personal and professional life. You will learn some quick and easy ways to guide and influence others from the fascinating field of NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming).
Education Session Two – “Emotional Intelligence – Get Off The Roller Coaster” – Candy Whirley, MS, CSP.
Have you ever had someone know just what buttons to push! We all have … that’s why Candy loves to teach folks how to get their emotions under control. In this education session you will laugh and learn about your emotions and how to CALM DOWN without someone saying, “CALM DOWN!” We will analyze your emotions by exploring what aggravates you by knowing exactly what tics you off! Then we will discuss how to manage the obstacles so you can choose your emotions by being proactive NOT reactive. By the end of this session, you will be able to recognize the emotions in people who are not like you! Simple … right?
• Know your emotions so you can be PROACTIVE not reactive
• Manage your emotions with Candy’s 3-step process that you can use the second you leave the conference in any situation
• Learn to Choose your emotions in unpredictable situations
• Recognize the personality differences and the emotional characteristics so you can effectively work with people who are NOT like you
Join us on April 11th & 12th, 2022 in the beautiful Tucson, Arizona for our School Nutrition Industry Conference. After two long years, we are thrilled to be back in-person with our conference theme of “Better Together: Leading the Way for School Nutrition.” Whether you are an industry member, director, or supervisor, you will walk away from this event feeling refueled to lead your teams into the next school year.