!MPACT Student Leadership

Leadership Training for High School Student Leaders and Advisors

The !mpact Student Leadership Conference is a leadership initiative for high school student leaders and advisors where participants will discuss topics related to leadership, mental health, respect, and positive values. The goal of this conference is to help attendees develop skills that will make them better leaders in their schools and communities. Highly esteemed guest speakers will be attending and providing valuable knowledge and information that attendees can use to further develop themselves and their peers. This conference is supported by Morgex Insurance and is offered by the Southern Alberta Professional Development Consortium (SAPDC) in partnership with the Alberta Schools’ Athletic Association (ASAA)

The 2021 conference is supported by:

The 2021 !MPACT Student Leadership Conference will be held virtually on May 3 & 4, 2021.

Registration Information - 2021

Cost: Early Bird Pricing = $5 per person
Regular Pricing = $10 per person

Early Bird Registration = March 1 - April 15
Regular Registration = April 16-30

Registration can be found on the SAPDC Website

Who can attend?

  • Any students in grade 9-12
  • Any high school student advisors

Note: You can register for this event as an individual or as a part of a school

Speakers and Topics

Speaker: Alex Sheen “because i said i would”

Alex Sheen is renowned as one of the world’s foremost experts on accountability and commitment. Alex is a TEDxTalk speaker, humanitarian, author, and founder of the “because i said i would” movement which is a non-profit committed to the betterment of humanity through promises made and keptHis work has been featured on the TODAY Show, Good Morning America, the Steve Harvey Show, CNN, Fox News and many other programs.

Speaker: Bob Wilkie “Introducing Stress”

Bob Wilkie is a former NHL hockey player, an award-winning entrepreneur, a best-selling author, and has given thousands of presentations to crowds ranging from CEOs, businesses, schools, and sports organizations throughout North America.

Speaker: Kwame Osei “Adapt and Conquer”

Kwame shares his vast life experiences and accomplishments to inspire change and growth in every individual he crosses paths with. His presentations help create a perspective shift for the audience in attendance.

Schedule for Monday, May 3, 2021

12:30 PM Welcome
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Keynote Speaker Alex Sheen
1:45 PM - 2:00 PM Break
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Guided Workshop Bob Wilkie - Introducing Stress (15 minute break included)
3:30 PM - 3:45 PM Closing Comments

Schedule for Tuesday, May 4, 2021

TIME Activity Speaker
8:30 AM Welcome
8:45 AM - 9:45 AM Keynote Speaker Kwame Osei - Adapt and Conquer
9:45 AM - 10:00 AM Break
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Guided Workshop & Teacher Advisor Session Team ASAA & Bob Wilkie
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM Break
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM !MPACT Planning/Lunch
11:45 AM - 12:00 PM Closing Comments

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Questions or Concerns?

Please contact Deanna Metro, ASAA Assistant Director