Convention Agenda (subject to change)

  • WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6, 2018
  • 8:00 am4:45 pm
  • Pre-Convention Workshop
  • 4:00 pm7:00 pm
  • Registration
  • 4:00 pm7:00 pm
  • Credentials Desk Open
  • 5:30 pm
  • FIT Welcome Walk
  • THURSDAY, JUNE 7, 2018
  • 6:00 am7:00 am
  • FIT Activity: TBA
  • 7:00 am5:00 pm
  • Registration
  • 7:00 am8:00 am
  • Credentials Desk Open
  • 7:00 am8:00 am
  • Continental Breakfast
  • 7:00 am8:00 am
  • First Timers Breakfast
  • 8:00 am9:45 am
  • Opening General Session: Welcome & Keynote Speaker
  • 9:45 am10:00 am
  • Break
  • 10:00 am11:30 pm
  • CWC Competition
  • 11:30 pm12:45 pm
  • Industry Panel Luncheon
  • 1:00 pm1:15 pm
  • Break
  • 1:15 pm3:15 pm
  • Education Session #1: Industry Trends
  • 1:15 pm3:15 pm
  • Education Session #1: Career Development / CLP
  • 1:15 pm3:15 pm
  • Education Session #1: Association Leadership
  • 1:15 pm3:15 pm
  • Education Session #1: Retirees
  • 3:15 pm3:30 pm
  • Break
  • 3:30 pm5:30 pm
  • Education Session #2: Industry Trends
  • 3:30 pm5:30 pm
  • Education Session #2: Career Development / CLP
  • 3:30 pm5:30 pm
  • Education Session #2: Association Leadership
  • 3:30 pm5:30 pm
  • Education Session #2: Retirees
  • 3:30 pm4:30 pm
  • FIT Activity: TBA
  • 5:00 pm8:00 pm
  • Exhibit Hall Open
  • 5:30 pm5:45 pm
  • Members-At-Large Delegate Selection
  • 5:30 pm8:00 pm
  • Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall
  • FRIDAY, JUNE 8, 2018
  • 6:00 am7:00 am
  • FIT Activity: TBA
  • 7:00 am4:00 pm
  • Registration
  • 7:00 am8:00 am
  • Credentials Desk Open
  • 7:00 am8:00 am
  • Continental Breakfast: Meet the Leaders
  • 8:00 am10:00 am
  • Education Session #3: Industry Trends
  • 8:00 am10:00 am
  • Education Session #3: Career Development / CLP
  • 8:00 am10:00 am
  • Education Session #3: Association Leadership
  • 8:00 am10:00 am
  • Education Session #3: Retiree
  • 10:00 am10:15 am
  • Break
  • 10:15 am12:15 pm
  • Education Session #4: Industry Trends
  • 10:15 am12:15 pm
  • Education Session #4: Career Development / CLP
  • 10:15 am12:15 pm
  • Education Session #4: Association Leadership
  • 10:15 am12:15 pm
  • Education Session #4: Retiree
  • 12:15 pm1:30 pm
  • Exhibitor/Sponsor Networking Luncheon
  • 1:15 pm1:45 pm
  • Credentials Desk Open
  • 1:45 pm5:00 pm
  • Free Time to explore St. Louis
  • 5:00 pm6:30 pm
  • Awards & Recognition Reception
  • 6:30 pm9:00 pm
  • Regional Dinners



Education Sessions

All of the educational sessions offered at Convention are defined by four different Learning Tracks to boost all aspects of your career. From courses on industry topics and trends, to developing your management skills, to enhancing your leadership proficiencies, you will be amazed at all the educational opportunities that are included with your convention registration.