Frequently Asked Questions
When is the Conference?
Thursday, November 13, 2014 (15th annual)
How long is the Conference?
7:30 AM to 5:00 PM, exact times subject to change
Where is the Conference?
Austin Convention Center
500 East Cesar Chavez Street
Austin, TX 78701
What is included?
Two main keynote sessions
Three breakout sessions featuring more than 15 topics to choose from
Access to the Exhibit Hall/Health & Wellness Pavilion/Social Media Pavilion all day
Access to free resume reviews and Coaches Corner
Who is speaking this year?
Who hosts the event?
First Lady Anita Perry.
What should I wear/What may I bring?
Attendees generally wear business or casual attire. During the day, you will be moving throughout the convention center, including up and down stairs, so wear comfortable and appropriate clothing and shoes. Limit yourself to a moderately-sized purse; attendees will receive a Conference bag once you arrive for all of your program materials.
How can I register?
When will I receive my registration badges?
Approximately three weeks prior to the event.
Cancellations must be made in writing by October 13 and either faxed to 512-532-0920 or emailed to [email protected]
Seating is done on a first-come/first-served basis except for the lunch session. If a table is purchased, assignments are made based upon registration date; individual seats are also assigned by date and multiple guests within a single reservation will be seated together. Requests for special seating cannot be accommodated.
Any requests that need to be made due to special needs must be made in writing and received by October 13. Please fax request to 512-532-0920 or email it to [email protected].
How do I become a sponsor?
Contact Marlyse Fant, [email protected] or 215-514-5846
How do I become an exhibitor?
Call 866-433-0630 or email [email protected]