District 30 Spring Conference

Friday and Saturday April 29-30, 2016 at the

Holiday Inn Chicago North Shore (Skokie)

as of April 27, 2016

 Friday

4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Piano Music in the Hotel Foyer

5:00  pm – 8:00 pm, Registration, Networking and Credentials 

5:00 pm – 7:30 pm – Credentials Desk – in the Hotel Foyer

5:30 pm – 6:00 pm – Education Session in Salon A 

6:00 pm – 6:30 pm – Contestant  briefing in Salon B |  Functionary Briefing in the Atrium

6:00 pm – 6:45 pm - Dinner from Bar Louie (register online) in Salon A

6:15 pm – 6:45 pm – Special Comedian Presentation by Dobie Maxwell and closing by D30 Reigning International Speech Champion Eric Feinendegen | Salon A

6:45 pm – Break

6:45 pm – 7:45 pm – Revitalized Education Program (REP) desk - ask questions, receive answers and the most updated information available from Chief Ambassador District 30, Joan K. Moore, DTM, PDG

7:00 pm –  7:45 pm – D30 Got Talent Show – Salon A

7:45 pm – Break

8:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Table Topics Contest | Member and Club Recognition | Contest Winner Announcements- all  in Salon B

9:00 pm – 10:30 pm – Music by Powerplay in Bar Louie or Windsor Room

 Saturday

6:00 am – 5:00 pm Registration, Networking and Credentials 

7:00 am – 9:30 am – Credentials Desk – in the Hotel Foyer

7:00 am – 7:45 amEducation session – “The Members Need YOU as Area Director – Why?” in the Windsor room

8:00 am – 8:45 am – Opening Ceremony Salon C, D and E | Invocation | Parade of Banners

8:15 am – 9:00 am - Revitalized Education Program (REP) desk - ask questions, receive answers and the most updated information available from Chief Ambassador District 30, Joan K. Moore, DTM, PDG

8:45 am – Break

9:00 am  – 9:45 am – Workshop by Jana Barnhill, DTM, PDG, AS, PID, PIP in Salon C, D and E 

10:00 am– 10:45 am – Education session – “New Member Orientation” in Patio B

10:00 am – 12:00 pm – District Council Business Meeting in Salon A and B | District Leader Elections

 11:00 am  - 11:45 am – Education session- “Present to Impress” in the Devonshire Room 

11:45 am – Break

12:00 pm  – 1:15 pm – LUNCH in Salon C, D and E | Member / Club Recognition and Awards

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm – Keynote address by Jana Barnhill, DTM, PDG, AS, PID, PIP in Salon C, D and E

2:00 pm – Break 

2:15 pm – 4:15 pm – International Speech Contest in Salon ABC

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm –  Revitalized Education Program (REP) desk - ask questions, receive answers and the most updated information available from Chief Ambassador District 30, Joan K. Moore, DTM, PDG

4:30 pm – 5:15 pm - First Timer Reception with D. Marie Smith, DTM – in Patio B

4:30 pm – 5:15 pm – Tips & Tricks for Virtual Speaking by Thomas Fons, CC – in the Windsor room

5:15 pm – Break

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm – Dinner | 2016 International Speech contest Winner Announcement in Devonshire / Monticello

5:55 pm – 6:20 pm – Dinner keynote by Jana Barnhill, DTM, PDG, AS, PID, PIP and 2016-2017  Officer Inductions – all in the Devonshire and Monticello rooms

6:30 pm – 7:15 pm - DTM Ceremony – in the Devonshire / Monticello rooms

7:15 pm – District Director Closing  and Conference adjourns

Thank you For Attending the Spring Conference 2016