NAWLA Executive Management Institute

Schedule of Events

Please note that Schedule of Events is subject to change.

Monday, September 19, 2016

Time
Topic
Instructor
Category
7:30 am - 8:30 am
Course Welcome and Overview
Eric Hansen, OSU
Your Role as an Executive
8:30 am - 9:15 am
Establishing the Right Culture
Eric Hansen, OSU
Your Role as an Executive
9:15 am - 10:00 am
Practical Guidance on Strategic Thinking and Managing Culture
Mike Phillips, Hampton Lumber Sales
Your Role as an Executive
10:00 am - 10:15 am
Break
10:15 am - 12:15 pm
Financial Statement Analysis
John Becker-Blease, OSU
Your Role as an Analyst
12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
Lunch
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Executive Level Presentation Skills
Gregg Walker, OSU
Your Role as an Executive
2:15 pm - 2:30 pm
Break
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Managerial Accounting Tools
John Becker-Blease, OSU
Your Role as an Analyst
4:00 am - 5:30 pm
Open Discussion Forum Among Participants (informed by pre-course survey)
Eric Hansen, OSU
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Break
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Informal Dinner & Leadership Discussion with Wood Basics Participants
David Helmers,Weyerhaeuser

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Time
Topic
Instructor
Category
8:00 am - 8:45 am
Strategic Marketing and Branding
Eric Hansen, OSU
Your Role in Marketing
8:45 am - 10:00 am
The Practice of Marketing and Branding
David Helmers,Weyerhaeuser
Your Role in Marketing
10:00 am - 10:15 am
Break
10:15 am - 12:15 pm
Sales Management
Scott Olsen, The Olsen Group
Your Role in Marketing
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
Lunch
1:15 pm - 5:00 pm
Hands-on Practice:
Advanced Finance Topics
John Becker-Blease, OSU
Your Role as an Analyst
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Catered Working Dinner
John Becker-Blease, OSU
Your Role as an Analyst

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Time
Topic
Instructor
Category
8:00 am - 9:30 am
Anti-trust Law
Randolph Foster, Stoel Rives LLP
Managing Legal Issues
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
HR Law
Brenda Baumgart, Stoel Rives LLP
Managing Legal Issues
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Lunch
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Negotiating
Credit/Collections
Scott Olsen, The Olsen Group
Managing your Customers
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Universities as a Resource Presentation,Tour of OSU Department of Wood Science & Engineering with Wood Basics Students
Chris Knowles, Ph.D., Oregon State University, David Jones, Ph.D.
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Panel Discussion with Wood Basics Students

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Time
Topic
Instructor
Category
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Supply Chain management & Logistics
Daniel Wong, Consultant
Managing Your Partners
10:00 am - 10:15 am
Break
10:15 am - 12:15 am
Recruiting / Interviewing / Retention
Jon McAmis, Roseburg
Managing Your Partners
12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
Lunch
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Executive level presentation skills
Gregg Walker, OSU
Your Role as an Executive
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Project Presentations/TED Talks
Eric Hansen, OSU
John Becker-Blease, OSU“Board of Directors”
Your Role as an Executive
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Feedback and Summary
6:00 pm - TBD
Graduation Ceremony