Dallas Fort Worth Association Executives

A-Day 2018

Declare "A-Day" a Holiday!
Close the office and bring your entire staff!

DFWAE Association Day 2018

The fabulous Plano Event Center will be the setting for a full-day of speakers, networking, lunch and mentoring with association professionals from the Dallas Fort Worth region who face the same challenges we all do in our association role. In the afternoon, the trade show hall presents opportunities to meet the suppliers and learn how they can assist us in our field.

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Schedule and Session Descriptions

8:00am Registration & Networking
8:30am Welcome & Keynote Speaker

Break in Exhibit Hall

10:30am Concurrent Sessions
  Association Operation/Innovation Track Shawna Strickland Helping Professionals Learn: Effective Online Professional Education
  CEO/Executive Track Phill Martin Decision Making
  Meetings/Conferences Track Aaron Wolowiec Savvy Sponsorship Solicitation
  Membership/Marketing/Communications Track Colby Horton How Do We Attract and Retain Younger Professionals within Our Association?

Lunch, Exhibit Hall, Award Presentation & Silent Auction

1:00pm Concurrent Sessions
  Association Operation/Innovation Track Mollie Pillman Leading Effective Teams
  CEO/Executive Track Rhea Steele Looking to the Horizon: Helping Volunteer Leaders be Future-Focused
  Meetings/Conferences Track Aaron Wolowiec & Scott Oser Under Pressure: Navigating Extreme Association Trends
  Membership/Marketing/Communications Track Callie Walker 5 Steps to Creating an Inbound Marketing Strategy for Your Association

Break in Exhibit Hall

3:00pm Concurrent Sessions
  Association Operation/Innovation Track Michele Packard-Milam Strategic Planning Panel
  CEO/Executive Track Jackie Coburn & Andrew Gray Reforming Your Tax Process
  Meetings/Conferences Track Jennifer Beatty Maximizing Your Room Block Management to its Full Potential
  Membership/Marketing/Communications Track Scott Oser We want you back! Tools to re-engage lapsed members.

Closing Reception

Official Hotel

Fairfield Inn & Suites Dallas Plano North
3415 Premier Dr.
Plano, TX 75023


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