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Convention Outline

The following is the outline for the IFEA's 63rd Annual Convention, Expo & Retreat.
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Registration Fees Include: All Educational Sessions during the main convention; All Coffee Breaks at Connections Café; Entrance to the dfest Hospitality Suite; Entrance to the IFEA Awards Luncheon and the IFEA Pinnacle Awards Presentation; Entrance to the IFEA Expo in addition to Lunch and Happy Hour Reception at the EXPO; IFEA Foundation Fiesta & Auction Night Event; Inspire the Industry Luncheon on the final day; IFEA Convention Program Book and Convention Attendee List. Note: The IFEA 63rd Annual Convention, Expo & Retreat runs 3 full days, be sure to make your travel arrangements accordingly.

Note: Schedule is subject to change up until the convention.
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Presenting Sponsor of the IFEA Annual Convention, Expo & Retreat.

Presenting Sponsor of the IFEA Annual Convention, Expo & Retreat. 
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PRE-CONVENTION SCHEDULE

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Friday, September 28, 2018

  • 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Project Management - Separate Registration Required
(Schedule Subject to Change)
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Saturday, September 29, 2018

  • 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Operations and Risk Management - Separate Registration Required
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Sunday, September 30, 2018

  • 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Non-Sponsorship Revenue - Separate Registration Required
  • 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. - First-Timer's Convention Compass
  • 6:00 p.m. - Close - dfest/Dixie Flag Hospitality Suite Welcome
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MAIN CONVENTION SCHEDULE

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Main Convention - Day 1 - Monday, October 1, 2018

  • 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. – IFEA Foundation Silent Auction Day One Items & Bidding
  • 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Convention Opening and Keynote Speaker
  • 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. - Educational Breakout Sessions
  • 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. - IFEA Awards Luncheon
  • 2:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. - Affinity Group Sessions
  • (2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Early Expo Vendor / Exhibitor Trade Show Set-Up)
  • 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. - IFEA/Haas & Wilkerson Pinnacle Awards Presentations
  • 6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. - Attendee Free Evening
  • 9:00 p.m. – Close - dfest/Dixie Flag Hospitality Suite
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Main Convention Day 2 - Tuesday, October 2, 2018

  • (8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. - Expo Vendor / Exhibitor Trade Show Set Up)
  • 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. – IFEA Foundation Silent Auction Day Two Items & Bidding
  • 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. - 'Inspire the Industry' General Session
  • 9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. - Educational Breakout Sessions
  • 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. - IFEA Expo Trade Show Day 1 & IFEA Haas & Wilkerson Insurance Pinnacle Award Winners Display (Lunch served)
  • 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Educational Breakout Sessions
  • 3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. - Educational Breakout Sessions
  • 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. - Educational Breakout Sessions
  • 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. - IFEA Foundation Party & Live Auction
  • 10:30 p.m. - Close - dfest/Dixie Flag Hospitality Suite

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Main Convention Day 3 - Wednesday, October 3, 2018

  • 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. - 'Inspire the Industry' General Session
  • 9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. - Educational Breakout Sessions
  • 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – IFEA Expo Trade Show Day 2 & IFEA Haas & Wilkerson Insurance Pinnacle Award Winners Display (Lunch Served)
  • 1:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. - Educational Breakout Sessions
  • 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Educational Breakout Sessions
  • 4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. - Closing General Session and Keynote Speaker
  • 5:45 p.m. Attendee departure or Free Evening
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