Conference Schedule

Times and events are preliminary and subject to change.

 

Sunday, December 2

9:00A - 6:00P -- Registration Open
9:00A - 12:00P -- Preconference Workshop
9:00A - 12:00P -- Preconference Workshop
10:00A - 12:00P -- Preconference Workshop
1:00P - 2:30P -- Preconference Workshop: Complimentary Workshop for State Association Leadership
1:00P - 3:00P --
Preconference Workshop
2:00P - 6:00P -- Exhibit Set Up
4:00P - 5:00P -- New Member/First Time Attendee Orientation
5:00P - 6:30P -- Director's Think Tank (hosted by the Admin KG; Pre-register only)
5:00P - 6:30P -- Diversity and Inclusion Event
5:00P - 6:30P -- Technology Panel
7:00P - 9:00P -- President's Reception

Monday, December 3

6:30A - 7:30A -- Wellness Activity
7:00A - 5:00P -- Registration Open
7:30A - 8:45A -- Presidents' Breakfast (State ACE/Consortium Leaders Only)
8:00A - 9:30A -- Exhibit Area Open
7:30A - 8:45A -- Attendee Continental Breakfast 
8:45A - 9:15A -- President's Welcome & Conference Kick-Off
9:15A - 10:15A -- Opening Keynote 
10:30A - 11:30A -- Breakout Sessions
11:00A - 4:00P --  Silent Auction Opens
11:00A - 4:00P -- Exhibit Area Open
11:30A - 1:00P -- Lunch/Business Meeting/Awards
1:15P - 2:15P -- Breakout Sessions
2:15P - 2:30P -- Networking Break  in Exhibit Hall
2:30P - 4:00P -- Hot Topics and Idea Showcase
4:15P - 5:00P -- State Networking Meetings
5:00P - Until --   Evening on your own

Tuesday, December 4

6:30A - 7:30A -- Fun Run
7:00A - 5:00P -- Registration Open
7:00A - 8:30A -- Attendee Continental Breakfast 
7:30A - 11:00A -- Exhibit Area
7:30 - 11:00A -- Silent Auction
8:30A - 9:30A -- Breakout Sessions
9:30A - 10:30A --  Breakout Sessions
10:30A - 10:45A -- Networking Break in Exhibit Hall
10:45A - 11:45P -- KG Meetings
11:45P - 1:00P -- Lunch
1:30P - 4:30P -- Exhibit Area
1:15P - 2:45P -- Interactive Presenter
2:45P - 3:00P -- Networking Break in Exhibit Hall
3:00P - 4:00P -- Breakout Sessions
6:30P - 10:30P -- Evening Event 

Wednesday, December 13

7:00A - 1:00P -- Registration Open
8:15A - 9:15A -- Breakout Sessions
9:30A - 10:45A -- Closing Speaker (Includes Breakfast Buffet)
10:45A - 11:00A -- Closing Remarks
11:00A -- Hotel Check Out
11:45A - 4:00P -- Employer Site Visit 


2017 Conference Sponsors

Diamond ($10,000+)

Silver ($1,000 - $2,499)

                                                  

Bronze ($500 - $999)

                                                                 

A la Carte Sponsors

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