Palm Trees

2023 International Summit Program

Thursday, 
APRIL 27

pre-summit

OPEN ALL DAY

Experiential stations 

Pause stations

 

PRE-SUMMIT CHECK-IN 

EPIC BEGINNINGS

Pre-Summit open (EPIC Team)

3-HOUR 'DEEP DIVES' 
(4 options)

LSP

LEGO® Serious Play® methodology 

Facilitators: 

Jacqueline Lloyd-Smith & Stephen Walling

Creative Problem Solving  

Executive Workshop 

Facilitator: Dr. Tricia Garwood

Curiosity & Creativity

Facilitator: Susan Newhouse

Using The Tree of Life For Vocational Discernment  

Facilitator: Yas Hardaway

LUNCH (OFF CAMPUS)

PAUSE TIME

ENGAGEMENT LAB & BREAKOUT SESSION

Facilitator: TJ Postma

EVENING SOCIAL HOUR

(In Santa Barbara)

 

Friday,
APRIL 28

summit - day 1

OPEN ALL DAY

Experiential stations 

Pause stations

SUMMIT CHECK-IN 

EPIC BEGINNINGS

Summit open: The EPIC Team 

Partner Spotlight

KEY SPOTLIGHTS

Genein Letford

Colonel, Jason M. Trew, Phd.

Dr. Steve Ralph

PAUSE PROMPT: Disrupt

WORKSHOPS SESSION A

CATERED LUNCH &

EPIC EXCHANGES 

Intimate conversations with experts at lunch

WORKSHOPS SESSION B

PANEL:  Education

Learn about the innovative methods these educators use to creatively inspire future leaders. 

BREAK

WORKSHOPS SESSION C

PANEL:  Creatives

Discover the creative processes these professionals use to develop their projects.

DINNER BREAK (off campus)

EVENING SOCIAL HOUR / Special Event

SATURDAY
APRIL 29

summit - day 2

OPEN ALL DAY

Experiential stations 

Pause stations

SUMMIT CHECK-IN 

EPIC BEGINNINGS

Artist Spotlight

EPIC CONVERSATION

PAUSE PROMPT: Discover

WORKSHOPS SESSION A

CATERED LUNCH &

EPIC EXCHANGES 

Intimate conversations with experts at lunch

POETRY IN THE PARK (on campus)

WORKSHOPS SESSION B

PANEL:  Social Innovation

Discover how creativity generates solutions

for a variety of humanitarian needs. 

BREAK

WORKSHOPS SESSION C

PANEL:  Entrepreneurship

Business leaders share how they've used creative capital to turn innovative ideas into viable entities.

CATERED DINNER

RED CARPET &

EPIC INNOVATION AWARDS

An evening of live entertainment. 

SUMMIT WRAP

AFTER HOURS SOCIAL TIME (off-campus)

*The Program schedule is subject to change.