The Office of Risk Management will host the 3rd annual Youth Programs Symposium on Friday, April 21, 2023. The free virtual conference is designed to provide information, support, and inspiration for our youth program leaders and other interested faculty, staff, and stakeholders who support youth programming at Iowa State. We hope you'll join us!

Watch this page for schedule and session details as they become available.


Submit your session proposal -
deadline is March 26

Register now!


Brandy Cunningham
Youth and volunteer programs manager


Symposium 2022
Symposium 2021

Feedback from past participants:


"This symposium was so well organized, included really useful content, and the organizers and presenters were so friendly and prepared. Thank you!"

"I really liked having two options for sessions, and knowing ahead of time what the topics were was very helpful."

"This was excellent! So glad I attended and will look forward to further ORM events."

"Thank you for offering this - I am excited by the increased involvement from Rick Management with groups of youth program leaders in one space."

“Really enjoyed the Keynote, lots of great content helped to understand the why behind the youth event registration process and saw areas we can improve in our delivery of training to volunteers for programs.”