Agenda

GPA Annual Conference - Schedule at a Glance
As of 9/20/2018 - Schedule subject to change  

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Time

Event

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

GPA Board of Directors Meeting

 

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Time

Event

6:45 am - 7:45 am Walk/Run

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

GPA Board of Directors Meeting

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Registration Open

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Exhibitor Set-up

1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

GPCI Board of Directors Meeting

1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Chapter Leadership Workshop

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Expo Hall Opens & 20th Annual Welcome Reception - Sponsored by Management Concepts

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Social Media How-to & Reception

 

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Time

Event

6:00 am - 7:00 am Walk/Run

7:00 am - 5:00 pm

Registration Open

7:30 am - 8:15 am

Breakfast Buffet

8:15 am - 10:00 am

Opening Session with Keynote Presentation

10:00 am - 10:45 am

Exhibit Hall Break with Coffee

10:45 am - 12:00 pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Networking Lunch (buffet)

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm Exhibit Hall Break

1:30 pm - 2:45 pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

Dessert with Exhibitors

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

GPA Chapters Reception

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm GPCI Reception - Sponsored by GrantsMagic U

Evening

GPA Chapter Dinners

 

Friday, November 9, 2018

Time

Event

6:00 am - 7:00 am Walk/Run

7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Registration Open

7:30 am - 9:00 am

Breakfast Buffet with Exhibitors

9:00 am - 10:15 am

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

10:15 am -10:45 am

Coffee with Exhibitors

10:45 am -12:00 pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Plated Luncheon with Annual Meeting & Initiation of New Board Members

1:30 pm - 2:45 pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

Dessert with Exhibitors & Prize Drawings

3:45 pm - 5:00 pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Open Evening to Explore Chicago

 

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Time

Event

6:00 am - 7:00 am Walk/Run

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Registration Open

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Buffet Breakfast and Networking

9:00 am - 10:15 am

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

10:15 am - 10:30 am

Coffee Break

10:30 am - 11:45 am

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

 
To view or print the conference agenda, click here.

For those volunteering, please check in at the GPA Registration Desk.