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Shut Up and Facilitate

  • 06 Apr 2023
  • 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Washtenaw Community College
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  • Registration for A2ATD regular chapter members
  • If you are a member of Detroit ATD or another local chapter, please provide the chapter name during registration.
  • Registration for those not currently A2ATD chapter members
  • Registration for A2ATD student chapter members

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April 6, 2023

TIME: 5:30 - 8:00 pm

Shut Up and Facilitate

This is a great opportunity to build and refresh a critical skill for talent professionals - facilitation! Dale Carnegie once said, "ALL Dale Carnegie trainers talk too much" and that included himself. Is there room for us to empower our learners to contribute more? Let's find out as Jef Kupiec shares his knowledge and expertise in Shut Up and Facilitate.


  • Create an environment where learners feel safe to participate
  • Identify facilitation techniques that work for you
  • Lead an effective question and answer session


5:30 pm  Doors Open

5:30 - 6:15 pm  Networking and Dinner

6:15 - 6:25 pm  Welcome & Introductions

6:30 - 7:30 pm  Learning Session

7:30 - 8:00 pm  Learning Wrap-Up, Meeting Close, and Open Networking


Washtenaw Community College

Morris Lawrence Building, Room 150

4800 E. Huron River Drive,

Ann Arbor MI 48105

Visit this link for more location information: https://www.wccnet.edu/visit/room-locator/sc.php


  • Chapter members = $25
  • Student members = $15
  • Non-member guests = $45

Registrations are not considered definite or confirmed until payment has been submitted.

Cancellations & Refunds:

Cancellations will be accepted until 5 pm the Friday before the event
  • Cancellations received prior to this time/date should be requested in writing and sent to finance@a2atd.org.
  • Refunds will be issued either via original payment or transferred to the next scheduled A2ATD meeting date.
  • Refunds after 5 pm the Friday before the event cannot be issued, but we will gladly accept a substitution should you wish to send someone in your place.

About the Presenter:

Jef Kupiec

As Director of Trainer Quality for Dale Carnegie Training in Metro Detroit, Jef leads a team of trainers that facilitate in-person and live online programs. During his 10+ years in this role, his team has consistently ranked in the top 5% of training teams in North America for trainer quality.

Network. Learn. Grow.

Creating a World that Works better.

Ann Arbor ATD  P.O. Box 130131  Ann Arbor, MI 48113

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