Virtual Conference Agenda
"Moving Forward Post 2020"
7:30am - 8:30am
8:30am - 12:00pm
1:00pm - 4:00pm
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Slide Show with Exhibits, Vendors and Handouts
7:30 - 8:30
Breakfast Meeting with Exhibitor Slide Show
Bring your coffee cup and get acquainted with exhibitors on Zoom
Moderator: Dan Lustica, Palmyra-Macedon Central Schools
Vendor Slide Show
OSBRAKE - www.osbrake.com
Student Driver Products - https://Studentdriverproducts.com
Drunk Busters of America - http://drunkbusters.com
Doron Precision Systems - Binghamton NY - https://doronprecision.com/novice-systems/
Fatal Vision - https://www.fatalvision.com/product-category/banners-posters/how-focused-are-you/
Toyota Virtual Field Trip - www.teendrive365onschool.com/carsofthefurture
2021 Election - Voting Box
Election Committee - Gary Fancher, Troy Townsend Pres. 2020
CLICK HERE to vote!
President: Mike DeMay Fairport, NY.
Vice President - Brad Basal Rush Henrietta, NY
Secretary - Gia George Wellsville, NY
Treasurer - Jeff Baier Downsville NY
Membership Committee - Carissa Murphy and Joe Roche
Schedule Review changes/ Virtual Conference Rules
Moderator: Mike DeMay Vice President / Conference Chairperson
Opening Ceremony - Invocation, Presentation of Colors, Pledge of Allegiance
Presenter: Mike Bowman - Craryville, NY. Boy Scout Troop 121 Scout Leader & Hall of Fame awardee 2018
Welcome - 11th Annual NYSDTSEA (Virtual) Conference!
Presenter: Troy M. Townsend NYSDTSEA President 2020, SUNY Broome, Binghamton, NY
Keynote: "Resilience - The Peggy Duffy Story"
Presenter: Peggy Duffy, Monroe County STOP-DWI Program Specialist
The Science Behind General Motors Innovations
Get an inside look at the innovations and teamwork that goes into designing each GM vehicle.
Hear about engineers, mechanics, and safety experts who explore the science behind safe driving every day.
Review new 2021 General motor vehicles and discussion regarding safety and comfort futures.
Presenters: General Motors Product Training Field Representatives
Rollover Collisions and Crash Dynamics
What to teach - When pulled Over or in a Car Crash
Helping drivers know proper protocol to keep the roads safer for drivers and police
Presenter: Trooper Alan Heath, NYS Police
Networking Lunch - Breakout Rooms
The Steve Brown Memorial Luncheon
Miss the buffet? Bring your own lunch and join one of the zoom break out rooms!
Lunch Discussion Topics:
- How has your school dealt with Driver Education during Covid.
- What suggestions/ideas should we present for future modifications for summer and fall sessions?
- Are "Go Fund Me" initiatives useful for driver education programs or our association?
"Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony"
2021 Hall of Fame Awardee "Jeff Baier"
Presenter: Lynne Renner - Past President, Past Hall of Fame Recipient 2020
Recipient: Jeff Baier - Downsville and Roscoe Central Schools
"What's Happening Across the Country with Driver Education?"
A generation of young drivers are lost to formal Driver Education
How is the COVID pandemic affecting these programs?
Presenter: Alec Slatky, Director of Public and Government Affairs for AAA
Overview of the GTSC NYS Speakers Bureau
"Hang up and Drive Campaign"
Presenter: Sgt. Todd Engwer - Governor's Traffic Safety Committee GTSC
Virtual Simulation "Making Observation Time Meaningful"
Creating content for your virtual classroom is easier than ever!
See what Troy has been creating and gain some new ideas.
Presenter: Troy Townsend, NYSDTSEA President
"Should Association Stakeholders have a voice in state guideline decisions regarding driver education?"
Rob Lyon, DMV Instruction and Training
Representatives, State Education, Career and Technical Education, Driver Safety Programs
Brad Countermine, Past President 2019
Troy Townsend, President 2020
Mike DeMay, President Elect 2021
Election Results - Conference Site for 2022
Drawing for Frank Beyer Annual Membership Award - Door prizes
Wrap up and Conclusion 0f 2021 Conference