Agenda 2018

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DAY DATE TIME EVENT
Tuesday 8/21 Buses depart at 4 p.m. Architecture River Tour
5–9 p.m. Registration
Credentials
Candidate Corner
Wednesday 8/22 7:30 a.m.–7:30 p.m. Registration
8–10 a.m. Credentials
8 a.m–6 p.m Candidate Corner
10:30 a.m.–12 p.m.
  1. Board Briefing
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12:30–1:15 p.m. Leadership Panel
1–3:30 p.m. Credentials
3:45–4:45 p.m.
7 –9 p.m.
9–10 p.m. Credentials
9–10:30 p.m. Candidate Corner
10 p.m.–Midnight Sing-Along
Thursday 8/23 7–
8 a.m.
PIP/PID Breakfast
7:30 a.m.–8:30 p.m. Registration 
8–10 a.m.
  1. Hall of Fame
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8 a.m.–9 p.m. Candidate Corner
10:15 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
  1. Semifinals Round 1
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12–1:30 p.m. Networking Lunch - Optional
1:30–2:30 p.m.
2:45–3:45 p.m.
3–6 p.m. Credentials
4–5 p.m.
5:30–7:45 p.m.
  1. Semifinals Round 2
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8–10 p.m.
  1. Semifinals Round 3
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10 p.m.–
Midnight
Sing-Along
Friday 8/24 6–
7:30 a.m.
Region Advisor Breakfast
7 a.m.–7 p.m. Registration
7:30 a.m.–10 a.m.
  1. Candidate Showcase
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10 a.m.–2 p.m. Candidate Corner
10:15–11:15 a.m.
11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m
12–1:45 p.m. Network Lunch - Optional
12:30–1:45 p.m. Distinguished Districts Luncheon
2–3:30 p.m.
4–5 p.m.
6:30–10 p.m.
  1. Accredited Speaker Program
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10 p.m.–Midnight Sing-Along
Saturday 8/25 6:30 a.m.–
8 p.m.
Registration
7–10 a.m.
  1. Annual Business Meeting
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10 –11:30 a.m.
  1. Region Gatherings
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11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Networking Lunch—Optional
1–3:30 p.m.
  1. World Championship of Public Speaking®
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6–7 p.m.
  1. President's Inauguration Reception
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7:30 p.m.–Midnight
  1. President's Celebration
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10 p.m.–Midnight Sing-Along