2019 US Conference Schedule

The 2019 Conference has activities over four days. The conference starts on May 16, 2019 with optional Intensive Seminars (10 am to 3pm) followed by Registration for all attendees, Certification testing, and three Experts Panels to kick off the event.

NOTE:  We make every effort to have a complete schedule as early as possible, and update it as we get new speakers confirmed.  However, the schedule is 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. 

Thursday, May 16, 2019

9:00 am to 10:00 am

Registration (Seminar Attendees ONLY)

10:00 am to 3:00 pm

10:00 am to 3:00 pm

10:00 am to 3:00 pm

10:00 am to 3:00 pm

10:00 am to 3:00 pm

10:00 am to 3:00 pm

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Lunch (Seminar Attendees ONLY)

3:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Vendors Open

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Registration - Vendors Open

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Certification Testing

6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Business Experts Panel

6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Maker Experts Panel

6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Advanced Experts Panel

Friday, May 17, 2019

7:30 am to 8:30 am

Breakfast and Registration

8:30 am to 9:00 am

Welcome and Orientation

9:00 am to 10:30 am

10:30 am to 11:00 am

Break - Raffle Drawings - Vendors Open

11:00 am to 12:30 pm

12:30 pm to 2:00 pm

Networking Lunch

2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Break - Raffle Drawings - Vendors Open

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Certification Testing

Saturday, May 18, 2019

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)

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Break - Raffle Drawings - Vendors Open

4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Break - Raffle Drawings - Vendors Open

Sunday, May 19, 2019

7:00 am to 8:00 am

Breakfast

8:00 am to 8:15 am

Morning Announcements - Raffle Drawings

8:15 am to 9:45 am

9:45 am to 10:30 am

Break - Raffle Drawings - Vendors Open

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Lunch (on your own)

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Longevity Lunch (5+ years HSCG membership)

1:30 pm to 3:00 pm

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Break - Raffle Drawings - Vendors Open

4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

5:00 pm to 5:15 pm

Break - Vendors Closed

5:15 pm to 6:15 pm

6:15 pm to 7:00 pm

Cocktail Party

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Annual Awards Dinner

Please keep in mind that while we make every effort to keep the schedule here absolutely accurate, unforseen changes may occur.


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