Annual Meeting Agenda

7:00 a.m. Registration and Networking/Exposition Opens
8:30 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:00 a.m. Keynote Speaker
9:40 a.m. Session 1: Leveraging the IC CommUNITY - Building Collaboration
Panelists from various agencies will discuss the progress made in collaboration across the IC since 9/11 and the challenges that still remain, with a special focus on media production, technology issues, and the cultural and organizational challenges that we all face as a community.
10:30 a.m. Break/Networking/Exposition
10:45 a.m. Session 2: CommUNITY Over Competition
Panelists from industry partners, commercial companies, and other non-governmental organizations discuss how they collaborate and leverage partnerships to build a stronger brand, a diverse workforce, and a professional community.
11:30 a.m. Lunch/Networking/Exposition
12:30 p.m. Session 3: CommUNITY of Storytellers
In a session we’ve dubbed TradeBITS, media professionals from across the IC and industry will share professional insights, experiences, and tips in a series of TEDTalk-style presentations, focusing on innovative ways to tell a compelling story.
1:45 p.m. Break/Networking/Exposition
2:00 p.m. Session 4: A CommUNITY of ICy Winners
Past ICy Award winners will share their work and the story behind their winning entries. They will also share tips on how to prepare ICy entries so that the judges take notice.
3:00 p.m. Closing Remarks
3:15 p.m. IVMG 10th Anniversary Celebration/Reception/Networking/Exposition