INSPIRING A SHIFT FOR THE NEXT
GENERATION OF PROFESSIONALS
DECEMBER 11-13, 2019
HYATT REGENCY MONTEREY BAY, CA

“INSPIRE, SHIFT, ACT”

Attend the 2019 MPACE Conference for the opportunity to network with colleagues, develop new ideas and be inspired! Exhibitors from several organizations will be in attendance to demonstrate how they can help your organization be successful.

Call for Proposals Extended.

We are seeking proposals for our December conference that provide new and creative best practices for career services, university relations and/or campus recruitment that also incorporates the main conference theme, “Inspire, Shift, Act”.

Please submit proposals electronically via this link to the MPACE 2019 Program Proposals Google Doc by June 28th, 2019, and then confirm your submission by emailing Elizabeth Montgomery at elizabeth.montgomery@ucr.edu with the subject line “MPACE 2019 Conference Proposal”. Feel free to use the attached Word document as a worksheet prior to starting the Google doc.

The Programs Committee will notify those who submitted proposals on their selection status by Friday, August 30th, 2019.

Based on last year’s conference attendee evaluations, these are the most desired session topics for 2019:
  • Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
  • Leadership & Change Management
  • Engaging Alumni
  • Merged Academic Advising & Career Centers
  • Faculty/Academic Partnerships
  • Creating a Culture of Career Readiness on Campus
  • Building Strategic Employer Partnerships, Managing Recruitment Strategy
  • Internship & Co-Op Programs
  • Leveraging Technology
  • Serving International Students
  • Doing more with less, Scaling Services
  • Survey & Data Collection
  • Marketing Practices
  • Employer Focused Sessions
  • Addressing the “Skills Gap”
  • Keeping candidates who have accepted offers “warm”
  • Early Student Engagement
  • Student Employment
  • Obtaining grant funding for career initiatives
  • Self-care and Emotional Intelligence for career practitioners

Submit Proposal

*Proposals will be ranked on the following criteria: demonstrates a new and creative best practice, relevant and timely, clear learning outcomes, offers participants the opportunity to engage and apply what is learned, and addresses conference theme and sub-theme.

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS

Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa on Del Monte Golf Course

BOOK YOUR ROOM

1 Old Golf Course Road
Monterey, CA 93940
(877) 803-7534

Nestled within 22 acres of soaring Monterey Pines, the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa on Del Monte Golf Course is a destination hotel providing the most discerning traveler with the quintessential Monterey experience. Its Central California Coast location offers guest close proximity to downtown Monterey, Monterey Airport and easy access to some of the Peninsula’s most well-known attractions.

To make your reservations, please click here: www.hyatt.com
If you need additional assistance, please contact us at (877) 803-7534

Be sure to mention Group Code: “G-MP12” when making a reservation over the phone.

Room rate: $180 (plus tax & fees) Single/Double
Room cut-off date: Monday, November 11, 2019

Reservations made after the cut-off date will be based on availability at the Hotel’s prevailing rates.

BE APART OF THIS YEAR'S CONFERENCE!

Learn what opportunities are available for 2019 exhibitors and sponsors!

THANK YOU TO LAST YEAR'S SPONSORS!

DECEMBER 11-13, 2019

Keynote Speakers

Sara Safari

I'm Climbing My Everest

INSPIRING A SHIFT FOR THE NEXT
GENERATION OF PROFESSIONALS