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The Center on Network Science at the University of Colorado Denver’s School of Public Affairs would like to share our upcoming trainings on building, managing, and evaluating inter-organizational and community networks.
Registration Now Open for the 6th Annual Network Leadership Training Academy
May 16-18, 2018 at the University of Colorado Denver
The Center on Network Science’s annual Network Leadership Training Academy (NLTA) is a 3-day interactive workshop for network leaders, funders, evaluators, and members from across sectors to develop skills that reflect the adaptive and innovative needs of managing and being a member of a diverse group of stakeholders. Join a community of network leaders in a space that fosters meaningful connections among colleagues, enhances knowledge and skills related to network science principles and practices, and learn about practical tools to more effectively build, manage, and evaluate inter-organizational and community networks. More information and registration can be found at: http://partnertool.net/network-leadership-training-academy/
Early registration rates available until March 16. If you are ready to register now, and you are one of the first 5 people to do so, you will receive a $25 discount. When registering, enter early25 in the discount code box. Email [log in to unmask] if you have any questions.
Webinar Series: Network Leadership from the Field- Linking Research to Practice
The Center on Network Science’s webinar series provides an opportunity to learn about the skills, practices, and research of network leadership and evaluation. Information about our February webinar is included below. Learn more about the Network Leadership Webinar Series and access recordings & slides from previous webinars at: http://partnertool.net/network-leadership-webinar-series/
Emergent Network Leadership:
How Community and Public Health Partnerships
Contribute to Disaster Recovery And Resilience
February 21, 12:00-1:00pm (EST)
The increasing frequency and intensity of weather-related and other disaster events have led to an increasing interest in advancing partnerships between government and community-based organizations
(CBOs) to improve a community’s resilience in the aftermath of a disaster. Joie Acosta, Senior Behavioral Scientist at RAND, will share findings from a network study using the PARTNER tool that was conducted in New York City on the response and recovery efforts
after Hurricane Sandy among local public health departments and health, medical, and social services CBOSs. In particular, how a partnership’s structure, strength, and coordinated services contributed to community response and recovery impacts up to two years
after the storm.
Through this example of Hurricane Sandy’s cross-sector disaster response and recovery network, attendees will better understand how the following can be applied to their own partnership efforts:
Training and Events Coordinator, Center on Network Science at the University of Colorado-Denver’s School of Public Affairs
Master in Public Administration-Nonprofit Management Concentration, University of Colorado-Denver
Network Leadership Training Academy: www.networkleader.org
PARTNER (Program to Analyze, Record and Track Networks to Enhance Relationships) Tool: http://www.partnertool.net/