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39th Biennial Convention

Schedule of Events & Speakers

 

Wednesday, September 13, 2017


3:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Executive Committee Meeting (closed)



Thursday, September 14, 2017


9:00 am – 6:00 pm: Convention Registration / Information Desk Open


10:00 am – 5:00 pm: Campaign Management School and Luncheon (optional, additional fee)

Instructors:

Holly Robichaud

Kial Vidic


2:00 pm – 5:00 pm: State Federation Presidents Meeting (state federation presidents only)



Friday, September 15, 2017


7:30 am – 6:30 pm: Convention Registration / Information Desk Open


8:00 am – 3:00 pm: Leadership Training Seminar and Luncheon (optional, additional fee)

Instructors:

David Drewelow

Deb Sofield


2:30 pm – 4:30 pm: Pre-Convention Board of Directors Meeting


6:00 pm – 7:30 pm: Regents Event (NFRW Regents and their guests) (* National Constitution Center)

Special Guest:

Pat Toomey


7:30 pm – 9:00 pm: Opening Night Welcome Reception (* National Constitution Center)

Special Guest:

Rosie, the NFRW's campaign RV and goodwill ambassador



Saturday, September 16, 2017


8:00 am – 5:00 pm: Convention Registration / Information Desk Open


9:00 am – 12:30 pm: Convention General Session

Speakers:

Nick Adams

Allison Ball

Roy Blunt

Val DiGiorgio


1:00 pm – 2:30 pm: Luncheon

Speakers:

Peggy Grande

Kim Guadagno


3:00 pm – 4:30 pm: Workshops

Panelists:

Charlie Buckels

Roman Buhler

Julie Coggsdale

Edith Jorge

Holly Robichaud

Holly Swanson

Hans von Spakovsky


5:00 pm – 7:00 pm: Achievement Awards Ceremony (watch the ceremony live on Facebook)



Sunday, September 17, 2017


6:30 am – 12:00 pm: Convention Registration / Information Desk Open


7:00 am – 8:30 am: Polls Open – Election of National Officers


7:30 am – 8:30 am: Prayer Breakfast (optional, additional fee)

Speakers:

Renée Amoore


9:00 am – 12:00 pm: Convention General Session

Speakers:

Jason Emert

Eric Golub


12:30 pm – 2:00 pm: Networking Luncheon


2:30 pm – 5:00 pm: Post-Convention Board Meeting and Election of Members-at-Large


5:00 pm – 6:00 pm: Post-Convention Executive Committee Meeting


* All events are scheduled at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown in Philadelphia, unless otherwise noted (*). Schedule is subject to change.

 


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