NAWLA Executive Management Institute

Schedule of Events

Please note that Schedule of Events is subject to change.

Monday, September 11, 2017

Time
Topic
Instructor
Category
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Course Welcome and Overview
Eric Hansen, OSU
Your Role as an Executive
8:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
Establishing the Right Culture
Eric Hansen, OSU
Your Role as an Executive
9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Practical Guidance on Strategic Thinking and Managing Culture
Steve Killgore, Roseburg Forest Products 
Your Role as an Executive
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Break
10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Financial Statement Analysis
John Becker-Blease, OSU
Your Role as an Analyst
12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Executive-Level Presentation Skills
TBD
Your Role as an Executive
2:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Break
2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Managerial Accounting Tools
John Becker-Blease, OSU
Your Role as an Analyst
4:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Open Discussion Forum Among Participants (informed by pre-course survey)
Eric Hansen, OSU
5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Break
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Informal Dinner & Leadership Discussion with Wood Basics Participants

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Time
Topic
Instructor
Category
8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Strategic Building and Branding
Eric Hansen, OSU
Your Role in Marketing
8:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
The Practice of Marketing and Branding
TBD
Your Role in Marketing
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Break
10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Sales Management
 TBD
Your Role in Marketing
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Lunch
1:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hands-on Practice:
Advanced Finance Topics
John Becker-Blease, OSU
Your Role as an Analyst
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Catered Working Dinner
John Becker-Blease, OSU
Your Role as an Analyst

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Time
Topic
Instructor
Category
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Anti-trust Law
TBD
Managing Legal Issues
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
HR Law
TBD
Managing Legal Issues
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Credit Management
Kellie Radzik, Snavely Forest Products
Managing your Customers
3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Universities as a Resource Presentation,Tour of OSU Department of Wood Science & Engineering with Wood Basics Students
Chris Knowles, Ph.D., and Eric Hansen, Oregon State University
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Panel Discussion with Wood Basics Students

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Time
Topic
Instructor
Category
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Supply Chain Management & Logistics
Daniel Wong, Consultant
Managing Your Partners
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Break
10:15 a.m. - 12:15 a.m.
Recruiting / Interviewing / Retention
Jon McAmis, Roseburg Forest Products
Managing Your Partners
12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Executive-level Presentation Skills
TBD
Your Role as an Executive
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Project Presentations / TED-Style Talks
Eric Hansen, OSU
John Becker-Blease, OSU “Board of Directors”
Your Role as an Executive
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Feedback and Summary
6:00 p.m. - TBD
Graduation Ceremony