2020 US Conference Schedule

The 2020 Conference has activities over four days. The conference starts on April 22, 2020 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.

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

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

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Lunch (Seminar Attendees ONLY)

3:00 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

Thursday, April 23, 2020

7:30 am to 8:30 am

Registration

7:30 am to 8:30 am

Breakfast

8:30 am to 9:00 am

Welcome and Orientation

9:00 am to 10:30 am

General Session  

10:30 am to 11:00 am

Break - Vendors Open

12:30 pm to 2:00 pm

Networking Lunch

2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Break - Vendors Open

4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Certification Testing

Friday, April 24, 2020

7:00 am to 8:00 am

Breakfast - Vendors Closed

8:00 am to 8:15 am

Morning Announcements

8:15 am to 9:45 am

9:45 am to 10:30 am

Break - Vendors Open

10:30 am to 12:00 pm

10:30 am to 12:00 pm

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

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Break - Vendors Open

4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Break - Vendors Open

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

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Saturday, April 25, 2020

7:00 am to 8:00 am

Breakfast - Vendors Closed

8:00 am to 8:15 am

Morning Announcements

8:15 am to 9:45 am

9:45 am to 10:30 am

Break - Vendors Open

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Longevity Lunch (5+ years HSCG membership)

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Lunch (on your own)

1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Business Track  

2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Break - Last Chance With Vendors

4:30 pm to 4:45 pm

Break - Vendors Closed

4:45 pm to 5:45 pm

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Pre-Awards Dinner Cocktail Hour

7:30 pm to 9:30 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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