45th Virtual Annual Conference – April 29-30, 2021

SAVE THE DATE

A Two-Day Interactive e-Learning Experience
AGING IN MINNESOTA: Forging a New Narrative
April 29 – 30, 2021; 8:30 am – 2:30 pm CDT

Pre-Conference: April 28, 10 am – 1 pm CDT – Research Focus

Call for Presenters – MGS 2021 Annual Conference

MGS 2021 CONFERENCE SPONSORSHIP AND EXHIBITOR Invitation and Opportunities

MGS Call for Posters – 2021

Registration opens January 2021
Registration Fees:
Pre-Conference                                    complimentary
Two Day Conference                           MGS Members          $115   

                                                                Non-Members           $195   
                                                                Students                     complimentary
Single Day (4/29 or 4/30)                    MGS Members           $65     

                                                                Non-Members           $145   
                                                                Students                     complimentary

It is expected that up to 1,000 will participate. 1,550+ attended the 2020 first ever free virtual event.
A limited number of partial discounts are available for low/moderate-income individuals. To apply contact info@mngero.org

SCHEDULE
Pre-Conference, April 28 

Highlighting research posters developed by higher education faculty, researchers and students from universities across the state.
2 hours – TBD         Poster Presentations
1 hour – TBD           Researchers Networking Meeting

Two-Day Conference Schedule
Thursday, April 29

8:00                        Exhibit Hall open all day
8:30 – 9:45             Welcome and Keynote Address TBD
9:45 – 10:30           Break and Activities
                                 Exhibit Hall, Networking, Trivia Games,
                                 Holistic Offerings (Yoga, Mindfulness, Stretching)
10:30 – 11:45        Mini-courses – TBD
–                                 Course 1, Course 2, Course 3
11:45 – 12:30         Lunch Break and Activities
–                                  Exhibit Hall, Networking, Bingo,
                                  Holistic Offerings (Yoga, Mindfulness, Stretching)
12:30 – 1:45           Mini-courses – TBD
                                  Course 1, Course 2, Course 3
1:45 – 2:30              Exhibit Hall, Networking, Holistic Offerings

Friday, April 30
8:00                         Exhibit Hall open all day
8:30 – 8:45              Welcome and MGS Awards
8:45 – 9:45              Panel Presentation – TBD
9:45 – 10:30            Break and Activities
                                  Exhibit Hall, Networking, Trivia Games,
                                  Holistic Offerings (Yoga, Mindfulness, Stretching)
10:30 – 11:45         Mini-courses – TBD
–                                  Course 1, Course 2, Course 3
11:45 – 12:30          Lunch Break and Activities
                                  Exhibit Hall, Networking, Bingo,
                                  Holistic Offerings (Yoga, Mindfulness, Stretching)
12:30 – 1:45            Mini-courses – TBD
–                                   Course 1, Course 2, Course 3
1:45 – 2:30               Closing Session – Panel Presentation
                                    Legislative – Policy Update

CEUs – free for Conference participants
Pre-Conference:      2 CEUs
April 29:                    3.5 CEUs
April 30:                    4.25 CEUs
Pre-approved for Social Workers by BOSW and for LTC Administrators by BENHA/BELTSS.
MGS is listed as a Continuing Education Resource by the MN Board of Nursing.
Self-submit for all disciplines.

MEMBERS – MGS is membership organization. MGS members receive a substantial discount for conference registration. We thank our 500+ current members for your support and engagement.
Members: review your benefits. If you are not a member, we invite you to join now.