GEAPS Exchange Education
The Exchange Educational Programming Committee plans sessions in a variety of formats. From the Opening Workshop through the hands-on Expo Pods, you’re sure to learn new ways to improve operations at your facility.
Build Your Skills at Exchange
Whether it’s hands-on learning in the Expo Hall, or studying side-by-side with peers, you’re sure to find sessions and formats to meet your educational goals.
To make the most of your time at Exchange, we recommend purchasing an attendee full registration, which includes admission to the Opening Workshop, Idea Exchange, Expo Pods and concurrent sessions!
Opening & Closing Workshop
The event kicks off and closes on a deep dive into a high-profile industry topic presented by a panel of experts.
The Idea Exchange features a variety of participants delivering short presentations with a goal of giving you the latest in what’s new in the industry.
Several hour-long presentations are delivered by industry professionals who provide industry-specific education.
Designed for small groups and hosted in the Expo Hall, these interactive presentations feature equipment demonstrations, hands-on time and an opportunity for questions and answers.
Exchange Education Schedule
All sessions are based on GEAPS’ core competencies, and some qualify for partial continuing education unit (CEU) credit.
Ability Level Definitions:
- Advanced: Learner has advanced understanding of the industry. A session at this level might cover strategic and complex ideas, research, technologies and subjects. This session is best suited for experienced professionals in the industry.
- Mid-Level: Learner assumes solid knowledge of concepts of the industry. A session at this level might describe systems and procedures of moderately complex topics.
- Basic: Learner assumes some basic knowledge and exposure to the industry. A session at this level presents an overview of concepts and features and is best suited for newer professionals.