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Wednesday January 23, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM EST
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Registration 1:00 pm

Leadership Series 1:30 pm

Professional Development Panel 2:45 pm

Economic Forecast 4:00 pm

Networking Reception 5:30 pm


Indiana Landmarks Center 
1201 Central Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46202

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Michael Worley 
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What is on TAP 

The associations of TAP in Indiana invite you to “What is on TAP for 2013?”

On Wednesday January 23rd this half day event & networking will take place at the Indiana Landmarks Cook Theater. Come hear author John Stahl-Wert speak on Leadership. Do not miss the all-star panels on professional development and economic forecast for the coming year. This cooperative and innovative educational opportunity is being made available for $65 per person. Food and Beverages will be available at the Networking Reception at 5:30pm. We are expecting 150 attendees for this year’s event!

Come hear international bestselling author John Stahl-Wert speak on leadership and management. His bestselling books “The Serving Leader” and “Ten Thousand Horses” will be made available at this event.



This year’s economic session will feature guest speaker and moderator Gerry Dick, with Inside Indiana Business. The Industry Lifetime Achievement Award sponsored by Delta Faucet will be given during our final panel session



“What is on TAP for 2013?”

1 p.m. - 7 p.m.,

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 

Indiana Landmarks

1201 Central Avenue

Indianapolis, IN 46202   

Registration - 1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.  

Leadership Series - 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. – Guest Speaker - Dr. John Stahl-Wert  – Dr. John Stahl-Wert is the president and chief executive officer of Pittsburgh Leadership Foundation. He is a recognized expert in leadership and innovation, with bestselling writings on executive leadership practice and accelerated workforce performance. 

Dr. Stahl-Wert’s research and writing on leadership and management focus on performance and quality improvement through strategies that strengthen worker commitment to excellence and team-work. His speaking and lectureship assignments concentrate on the subjects of leadership, change, personal and community transformation, and how leaders grow. 

His best-selling book, The Serving Leader, co-authored with Dr. Ken Jennings, has been translated into seven languages and is being published in Chinese this spring. Dr. Stahl-Wert and Jennings have taught the Five Actions of the Serving Leader to executives in China who find strong alignment of these principles with their vision for the future of Chinese business. 

Dr. Stahl-Wert received a B.S. in sociology and social work at Eastern Mennonite University (1981), M.A. in historical studies at Associated Mennonite Seminary (1995) and a D.Min. in transformational leadership at the Palmer Theological Seminary, a graduate school division of Eastern University (2000).  

Break - 2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.   

Professional Development Panel - 2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. -  Moderator - Brent Crum, MSKTD & Associates, Inc. - Panel - Sarah Hempstead, AIA - Schmidt Associates; Darrell Gossett - ERMCO, Inc.; Tim Barrick - RATIO Architects, Inc.; Jeanne Chandler - Journey Engineering, LLC

Break - 3:45 p.m. - 4 p.m.  

Lifetime Achievement Award Presentation - 4 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.  

Economic Forecast - 4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. - Moderator Gerry Dick, Creator and Host, Inside INdiana Business with Gerry Dick – Panel - Michael Hicks - Ball State University Director of Center for Business and Economic Research and Associate Professor of Economics; Mark Fisher - Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce Vice President of Government Relations & Policy Development; Charlene Sullivan - Purdue University Krannert School of Management Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs, Associate Professor of Management   

Networking Reception (Food & Drinks)- 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.