Region 6 VISION Conference

For Students and Advisors

Region 6 (Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and New Mexico) will offer and host a national conference to train student leaders and advisors for the first time in June, 2017. The Region 6 VISION (Value, Inspire, Share, Insight, Opportunity, Network) Conference is open to any student, advisor and principal in the United States, Puerto Rico and around the world. The purpose of the conference is to meet and network with other leaders from across the U.S. and around the world, obtain new ideas from informative speakers and workshops and ascertain innovative ideas about service learning.

Participants will come away with renewed enthusiasm for student council involvement at their schools, new projects and ideas to implement and stronger leadership skills and friendships.

lead-from-the-heartinfo2017 Region 6 VISION Conference
Liberty North High School
1000 NE 104th Street
Liberty, MO 64068
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Date: June 23 – 25, 2017
Theme: Lead from the Heart
Cost: $175 per person
Pre-Conference Event: Thursday, June 22 – Worlds of Fun
Cost: $45 per person (includes 4 1/2 hours in the park, one catered meal)
Airport: Kansas City International Airport (MCI)
Deadline for Registration and Payment Due: April 15, 2017
Deadline for Delegate Information Form: April 30, 2017
There will be no refunds for cancellations, however substitutions may be made.
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Presentation Information and Applications

Deadline for applications – April 7, 2017

Student Presenters/Workshops

We know you have a lot of great ideas to share with your peers. Please consider applying to be a workshop presenter at Vision Conference, 2017. Students are invited to present one or more small group workshops, based around the following strands: (see attachment for details)

Helping – Service and Fundraising
Educating – Projects/events that teach students and make school a better place
Attitude – Promote school spirit and positive school climate
Recreation – Ideas that build community through positive and fun staff/student interactions
Training – Sharing skills students need to be successful leaders now and beyond high school

Time Frame – 15 minute presentations. You may choose to present 1, 2, or 3 times

VISION Workshop Presenter Application

VISIONxMO Presentations

An additional opportunity for students will be through the innovative VISIONxMO talks. Students may apply to present a 5 minute presentation and which also must fall into one of the HEART strand categories. Projected slides will be part of the presentation, a PowerPoint Template will be provided to those who are chosen. There are a select number of spots available, but all applications will be considered.

VISIONxMO Application

Advisor Workshops and “Chamber Beats”

Advisors have so much to share and learn from each other. We need advisors to share their expertise and knowledge! Please consider completing the form to present at the VISION Conference in June.

Advisor Roundtable and Workshop Application

Hotel information and rates available for the conference
Reservation Deadline: May 19, 2017

Hampton Inn – 4 miles from the high school
8551 N Church Rd
Kansas City, MO 64157
$129 King/Double
Includes Breakfast & Wifi

KCI Airport Marriott – 18 miles from the high school
775 Brasilia Ave
Kansas City, MO 64153
$109 Single/Double • $119 Triple/Quad
Includes Breakfast & Wifi

Fairfield Inn – 6 miles from the high school
8181 N Church Rd
Kansas City, MO 64158
$109 King • $114 Double
Includes Breakfast & Wifi

Hilton KCI – 16 miles from the high school
8801 NW 112 St
Kansas City, MO 64153
$119 Single/Double • $129 Triple/Quad
Includes Breakfast & Wifi

Region 6 Vision Conference Promo