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CCDA Spring Training 2018

  • 04/20/2018
  • 8:30 AM - 3:45 PM
  • University of Colorado Boulder


  • This registration option registers you for ONLY the AM keynote (Zach Mercurio). A light breakfast and networking lunch are included.
  • This registration option registers you for ONLY the PM keynote (Paul Osincup). A networking lunch is included.

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CCDA Spring Training

Passion, Purpose, and Laughter

Friday April 20th, 2018

CU-Boulder, Williams Village Complex

Full Day 8:30am-3:45pm

Morning Session 8:30am-1:15pm

Afternoon Session 11:45pm-3:45 pm 


Zach Mercurio, Morning Session

Discovering and Living Your Purpose 

Zach is one of the leading experts on the role of purpose and meaning in organizations and life. Through speaking, consulting, and research, Zach has helped diverse organizations and individuals from around the world understand how purpose and meaning unleashes human potential to create thriving organizations and lives. 

He is the founder and author of PurposeSpeaks.com, the popular blog on purposeful leadership, work, and ife. He is also a regular contributor on purpose for the Huffington Post and other international media outlets and the author of the acclaimed new book, "The Invisible Leader: Transform Your Life, Work, and Organization with the Power of Authentic Purpose."

Zach also serves as a researcher and Adjunct Faculty at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado where he teaches courses on purposeful leadership and organizational development as he completes his Ph.D in Organizational Learning, Performance, and Change. His research has been featured in the Human Resource Development Review and at the Academy of Human Resource Development International Research Conference.

Paul Osincup, Afternoon Session

Humor for the Helping Professions

Paul Osincup is a Speaker and Positive Workplace Strategist who helps companies create dynamic and engaging work climates. With a background in Higher Education Leadership & Administration, Paul’s previous roles had him addressing high-risk behaviors and potential threats to college campuses. In 2013 he was a consultant at the U.S. Department of Education's Center for Alcohol, Drug, and Violence Prevention and he still delivers school violence prevention consultation on behalf of several non-profit agencies. A conflict resolution specialist, Paul has also earned national recognition for his work with alternative dispute resolution and restorative justice.

Full-Day Pricing

$100 CCDA Member

$55 Student, New Prof, Retiree

$155 Non-Member

Half-Day Pricing

$60 CCDA Member

$85 Non-Member

How to register:
If you are a member, log in as a member at the top of this page using your existing username and password. Select the appropriate reservation type and complete the registration process. 

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Non-members can join (click on "Membership Application" on the left of the page) to receive the member rate or sign up using the options on the left of the event page.

You will receive an email confirmation of registration.

If you have problems with your membership, please contact Elizabeth Snelling @ elizabeth.snelling@gmail.com. 

If you encounter any problems during the registration process, please contact Ben Wurzel @ ben.wurzel@colorado.edu.

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