2nd Annual

Retirement Coaches Association Conference

September 27-28 2018, Weber's Inn - Ann Arbor, MI Register Now

Conference Goals: To bring together some of the brightest, most enthusiastic, and skilled professionals to share their knowledge and experience as well as encourage others to connect and collaborate. It's all about learning from each other, discussing new ideas and paths, and creating an industry that makes an impact on others!

Agenda: Thursday Sept 21, 2017

8:00 am - 9:00 am
Registration and Buffet Breakfast

9:00 am - 9:30 am
Opening Comments: Retirement Coaching Industry and The Future of The RCA
Speaker: Robert Laura

9:40 am - 10:30 am
Session 2: Cultivating Corporate Clients
Speakers: Mickie Schroeder & Jeff Jans

10:40 am - 11:30 am
Session 3: Coaching Women In Transition
Speakers: Sara Zeff-Gerber, Joanne Waldman, Jan Elliott

11:40 am - 12:30 pm
Creating & Coaching New Entrepreneurs In Retirement
Speaker: Robert Laura, Donna Martin

12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
Interactive Lunch: Provided
Member Exchange: Share your product, services, books and other ideas with the group: Those who share will be entered in a $25 gift card raffle

1:55 pm - 2:45 pm
Session 4: Coaching Couples For Retirement
Speaker: Laura Riddle

2:55 pm - 3:45 pm
Session 5: The New Face of Work. Three questions:
Speakers: Sheila Kabat, Saundra Loffredo

3:55 pm - 4:45 pm
Session 6: RCA Planning Discussions / Committee Formations / SIG Development
Speaker: Robert Laura

Agenda: Friday Sept 22, 2017

8:00 am - 9:00 am
Registration and Buffet Breakfast

9:00 am - 9:50 am
Session 1: Facing the Future: Coaching For Healthy Aging
Speaker: Sara Zeff-Gerber

10:00 am - 10:50 am
Session 2: Networking With Other Professionals
Speakers: Tom Geraghty, Mickie Schroeder & Jeff Jans

11:00 am - 11:50 am
Session 3: Open Forum – group will decide the topic and speaker for this session on Thursday

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Interactive Lunch:
Member Exchange: Share your product, services, books and other ideas with the group. Those who share will be entered in a $25 gift card raffle

1:15 pm - 2:05 pm
Session 4: Raising The Bar: Breakthrough Questions, Conversations, and Role Play
Speaker: Joanne Waldman

2:15 pm - 4:30 pm
Session 5: Hands On Marketing: Develop actual marketing campaigns for RCA including a Facebook initiative, free E-guide to introduce coaching, and discuss email autoresponders and videos ideas. We will also help coaches build their own campaigns and programs as well.
Speaker: Robert Laura