2018 Schedule

The 2018 Conference has activities over four days. The actual conference starts on May 3, 2018.  Intensive Seminars (10 am to 3pm) and Registration (4pm to 7pm) are held the day before (May 2, 2018); the first Certification Testing slot is on that day as well.

NOTE:  The schedule is not yet complete, we will update as we receive Speaker Info.  Schedule is also subject to change at any time and is not considered final until the Conference Program Book is printed, about 3 weeks prior to the conference.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

9:00 am to 10:00 am

Registration (Seminar Attendees ONLY)

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Lunch (Seminar Attendees ONLY)

3:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Registration - Vendors Open

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Certification Testing

7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Advanced Experts Panel

7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Maker Experts Panel

7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Business Experts Panel

Thursday, May 3, 2018

7:30 am to 8:30 am

Breakfast

7:30 am to 8:30 am

Registration - Vendors Open

8:30 am to 9:00 am

Welcome and Orientation

9:00 am to 10:30 am

Gates Councilor, Lela Barker and Charlene Simon
Charisma + Drive + Focus = POWER

10:30 am to 11:00 am

Break - Raffle Drawings - Vendors Open

12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Networking Lunch

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Break - Raffle Drawings - Vendors Open

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Certification Testing

Friday, May 4, 2018

7:00 am to 8:00 am

Breakfast

8:00 am to 8:15 am

Morning Announcements - Raffle Drawings

9:45 am to 10:30 am

Break - Raffle Drawings - Vendors Open

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Non-Member Lunch

12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Lunch and Annual Membership Meeting (members only)

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Break - Raffle Drawings - Vendors Open

5:15 pm to 5:30 pm

Break - Vendors Closed

Saturday, May 5, 2018

7:00 am to 8:00 am

Breakfast

8:00 am to 8:15 am

Morning Announcements - Raffle Drawings

9:45 am to 10:30 am

Break - Raffle Drawings - Vendors Open

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Longevity Lunch (5 yrs of HSCG Membership and Over

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Break - Raffle Drawings - Vendors Open

5:00 pm to 5:15 pm

Break - Vendors Closed

6:15 pm to 7:00 pm

Cocktail Party

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Annual Awards Dinner

101 days
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2018 Conference!

The 2018 Conference is sponsored in part by:

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for the 2018 Conference, please email the Conference Sponsorship Coordinator at . The 2018 Sponsorship Brochure (.pdf file) is available and has detailed information about the available sponsorship and exhibitory opportunities.