FIU Business Welcomes you to Miami!


2018 Fall Forum

Hosted by FIU Business' Dean Joanne Li

At FIU Business, we are worlds ahead in groundbreaking research. In advanced learning and innovation. In deeper connection to multi-national business communities. At FIU, students learn to lead on a global scale.

Meeting dates

October 18-22, 2018

Registration Deadline

Early Registration: $100 per member by June 15
Regular Registration: $150 per member between June 15 – September 1
Late/Onsite Registration: $200 per member after September 1

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Thursday, October 18
7:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Early arrival conference attendees
Pullman Miami Airport Hotel

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Optional Millionaire’s Row Yacht Cruise. Deadline to Register: October 9.


Friday, October 19
10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Optional Miami and South Beach Hop On - Hop Off Experience. Deadline to Register: October 9.


3:00 p.m.

Bus return to hotel

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

CCADP Board of Directors Meeting
Pullman Miami Airport Hotel

5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Conference Registration
Pullman Miami Airport Hotel

6:30 p.m.

Bus departs hotel for dinner

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Dinner at Da Tang Zhen Wei Chinese Hot Pot Restaurant


9:00 p.m.

Bus return to hotel

Saturday, October 20 – FIU Main Campus
7:30 a.m.

Bus departs hotel to Florida International University Main Campus

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Cuban Breakfast Buffet Opens
Location: CBC Lobby

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

CCADP Welcome
Dean Joanne Li to introduce CCADP, FIU, and President Rosenberg as part of the Welcome Breakfast
Location: CBC Lobby

9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Breakfast concludes and group will walk to the Special Events Center to prepare for the first session

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

First Session: “Using Data Analytics for Faculty Evaluations: A case study of University of Colorado Leeds Business School” - Marjorie Lyles
Location CBC 232 Special Events Center

11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Coffee Break
Location CBC 232 Special Events Center

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Second Session: “The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly on Data Driven Decision and Leadership” moderated by Honggang Yang
Location CBC 232 Special Events Center

12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Luncheon and Plenary Session
Keynote Speaker Provost Furton “Data Driven Leadership - How data intelligence enhances performance of a university”
Location CBC Lobby

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

CCADP Business Meeting
Location CBC 232 Special Events Center

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Scenic walk to Frost Museum, (open until 5pm)

5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.


5:30 p.m.

Bus departs from the Frost Museum to Coral Gables for dinner/show

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Dinner at Seasons 52
Sponsor Talk - Golden Career


8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Optional Havana Music Hall the Musical
Coral Gables Actors’ Playhouse

10:00 p.m.

Bus departs from Actors’ Playhouse to Hotel

Sunday, October 21 FIU Downtown @ Brickell
8:00 a.m.

Bus departs hotel to Brickell Campus - Florida International University

8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Breakfast Session “Managing Career Trajectory in Higher Education: A How-To Guide” - Paul Chou Part 1
FDBS 19th Floor

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Coffee Break
FDBS 19th Floor

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Session “Managing Career Trajectory in Higher Education: A How-To Guide” - Paul Chou Part 2
FDBS 19th Floor

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

FDBS 19th Floor

1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Group will walk toward the bus and prepare to depart back to the Pullman Hotel

2:00 p.m.

Bus departs to Pullman Hotel


Pullman Miami Airport Hotel

5800 Blue Lagoon Drive, Miami, FL 33126
Phone: 305.264.4888

Direct contact for reservations

Lance Detotto
Group Sales Manager
Direct Line: 305-503-8317
Pullman Miami Hotel

We recommend taking a taxi as the best method to get from the airport to the hotel. The fare should be about $30 with tip.

Pullman Miami Airport Hotel


Platinum Sponsor


Member and Guest Registration

Cruise: Thursday, October 18

Millionaire’s Row Yacht Cruise: Price $55 per person. Deadline to Register: October 9

Cruise departs from the Pullman Lobby at 1:00 p.m.

Enjoy a cruise around the islands of the Rich and Famous on a Yacht around the Bay with amazing views of the Miami and the Miami Beach Skyline

Member and Guest Registration

Tour: Friday, October 19, from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Miami and South Beach Hop On – Hop Off: Price $69 per person. Deadline to Register: October 9

Tickets must be collected from the concierge desk between 9:00 a.m. and before departure at 10:00 a.m.

Tour departs from the Pullman Lobby at 10:00 a.m.

Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Miami at your own pace with the Hop On - Hop Off experience that has two routes, the City and South Beach.

Member and Guest Registration

Cruise and Tour Option: Thursday and Friday

Price: $109. Deadline to Register: October 9

Enjoy Millionaire’s Row Yacht Cruise and the South Beach Hop on – Hope off Experience

Guest Registration ONLY

Dinner: Friday, October 19, at 7:00 p.m.

Da Tang Zhen Wei Fang Restaurant
801 Brickell Bay Drive
Miami, FL 33131

Miami’s favorite 5 star dining experience located on the heart of Brickell. Datang brings the wildly popular French style hotpot here to Miami; a feast where east meets west. Our unique soup accentuates the nutritious elements of many different kinds of food. We have gone to great lengths to choose out of the finest fresh cut meats, the most exquisite fresh seafood and organic vegetables that can be consumed raw or simmered to your liking. Pour your own individuality into the pot.

Guest Registration ONLY

Dinner: Saturday, October 20, at 6:00 p.m.

Season 52
321 Mirable Mile
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Welcome to Season 52. At Season 52, we’re always on the hunt for the best available ingredients. From artichokes grown in California to Wild Halibut caught in the icy waters of Alaska, we go to the source to find ingredients gathered at the peak of freshness. Our chefs then craft memorable dishes that create a better dining experience season after season. Because when we say better, we mean it.

Guest Registration ONLY

Show: Saturday, October 20, at 8:00 p.m.

Havana Music Hall the Musical
Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre
280 Miracle Mile
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Set in 1958 Cuba, Havana Music Hall tells the story of husband and wife musical team Rolando and Ramona Calderon, who are on the verge of breaking through to the world’s stage when the Cuban Revolution tears apart the only life they’ve ever known. Almost 60 years later, the couple tries to forget the past in the now-devastated Havana Music Hall.


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