Convention Agenda (subject to change)

2019 Tentative Convention Agenda

  • WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5, 2019
  • 8:00 am4:45 pm
  • Pre-Convention Workshop
  • 4:00 pm7:00 pm
  • Registration
  • 4:00 pm7:00 pm
  • Credentials Desk Open
  • 5:00 pm
  • FIT Welcome Walk
  • THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 2019
  • 6:00 am7:00 am
  • FIT Activity: Self-defense 
  • 7:00 am5:00 pm
  • Registration
  • 7:00 am8:00 am
  • Credentials Desk Open
  • 7:00 am8:00 am
  • Continental Breakfast
  • 7:00 am – 8:00 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 am
  • CWC Competition
  • 11:30 am1:00 pm
  • 'Ignite IAIP' Luncheon
  • 1:00 pm1:15 pm
  • Break
  • 1:15 pm3:15 pm
  • Education Session #1: Industry Trends and CE
  • 1:15 pm3:15 pm
  • Education Session #1: Career Development
  • 1:15 pm3:15 pm
  • Education Session #1: Association Management
  • 1:15 pm3:15 pm
  • Education Session #1: Community Café
  • 3:15 pm3:30 pm
  • Break
  • 3:30 pm5:30 pm
  • Education Session #2: Industry Trends and CE
  • 3:30 pm5:30 pm
  • Education Session #2: Career Development
  • 3:30 pm5:30 pm
  • Education Session #2: Association Management
  • 3:30 pm5:30 pm
  • Education Session #2: Community Café
  • 3:30 pm4:30 pm
  • FIT Activity: Latin Ballroom Dance
  • 6:00 pm8:00 pm
  • Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall
  • 8:00 pm10:00 pm
  • YNP hosted event: Lip Sync Battle
  • FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 2019
  • 6:00 am7:00 am
  • FIT Activity:Yoga
  • 7:00 am4:00 pm
  • Registration
  • 7:00 am8:00 am
  • Credentials Desk Open
  • 7:00 am8:00 am
  • Continental Breakfast
  • 8:00 am10:00 am
  • Education Session #3: Industry Trends and CE
  • 8:00 am10:00 am
  • Education Session #3: Career Development
  • 8:00 am10:00 am
  • Education Session #3: Association Management
  • 8:00 am10:00 am
  • Education Session #3: Community Café
  • 10:00 am10:15 am
  • Break
  • 10:15 am12:15 pm
  • Education Session #4: Industry Trends and CE
  • 10:15 am12:15 pm
  • Education Session #4: Career Development
  • 10:15 am12:15 pm
  • Education Session #4: Association Management
  • 10:15 am12:15 pm
  • Education Session #4: Community Café
  • 12:15 pm1:45 pm
  • Awards Luncheon
  • 1:15 pm1:45 pm
  • Credentials Desk Open
  • 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
  • Convention Delegates Briefing & MAL Delegate Selection
  • 2:45 pm5:00 pm
  • Free Time to explore Reno/Lake Tahoe
  • 6:30 pm9:00 pm
  • Regional Dinners
  • SATURDAY, JUNE 8, 2019
  • 6:30 am7:30 am
  • FIT Activity: Swim
  • 7:00 am8:00 am
  • Registration
  • 7:00 am8:00 am
  • Continental Breakfast
  • 8:00 am10:00 am
  • Education Session #5: Industry Trends and CE
  • 8:00 am10:00 am
  • Education Session #5: Career Development
  • 8:00 am10:00 am
  • Education Session #5: Association Management
  • 8:00 am10:00 am
  • Education Session #5: Community Café
  • 10:00 am10:15 am
  • Break
  • 10:15 am12:15 pm
  • Business Meeting &Town Hall
  • 12:15 pm12:30 pm
  • Break
  • 12:30 pm1:45 pm
  • Recognition Lunch & Officer Installation
  • 2:00 pm
  • Free time to explore Reno/Lake Tahoe



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, and mini-sessions at the Community Café, you will be amazed at all the educational opportunities that are included with your convention registration.