2019 Annual Conference

Salt Lake City, Utah | March 25-27, 2019


Annual Conference Dates & Location
The 2019 Annual Conference will be held in Salt Lake City, Utah March 25-27, 2019 at the Grand American Hotel.

Sponsorship Information
Information regarding Sponsorship opportunities can be found by clicking here.

Registration Information
Registration information for the 2019 Annual Conference can be found by clicking here.

Annual Conference Attire
Attire for all 2019 Annual Conference events is business casual unless otherwise noted.

Marketing Materials
Marketing materials (napkins, pens, thumb drives, etc.) for the 2019 Annual Conference are limited to the Annual Conference Sponsors. We kindly ask that business cards be the only marketing materials distributed outside any of the Annual Conference Sponsorships. Room drops are NOT permitted!

Preliminary Agenda
Monday, March 25, 2019
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM | Welcome Reception (Western theme - bring your cowboy hats and boots!)

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM | Registration
7:00 AM - 8:15 AM | Breakfast
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM | Conference opening

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM | Keynote Speaker - Aaron Skonnard, Pluralsight
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM | Break
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM | Amazon Site Search Process

  • Moderator: Mark Williams
  • Panelists: Holly Sullivan, Amazon and Stephen Moret, VEDP

11:45 AM - 1:00 PM | Awards Luncheon
1:15 PM - 2:30 PM | Breakout Sessions

  • Breakout #1: Site Selection Industry Transformation
    Moderator: Tracey Hyatt Bosman
  • Breakout #2: Workforce Development and Training Trends
    Moderator: Larry Gigerich
  • Breakout #3: The Transformation of Tax and Incentive Policies
    Moderator: Chris Lloyd
  • Breakout #4: Winning Strategies for Rural Investment
    Moderator: Don Schjeldahl and Frank Spano
  • Breakout #5: Digital Transformation of the Workforce
    Moderator: Darin Buelow

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM | Break
3:00 PM - 4:15 PM | Breakout Sessions

  • Breakout #1: Site Selection Industry Transformation
    Moderator: Tracey Hyatt Bosman
  • Breakout #2: Workforce Development and Training Trends
    Moderator: Larry Gigerich
  • Breakout #3: The Transformation of Tax and Incentive Policies
    Moderator: Chris Lloyd
  • Breakout #4: Winning Strategies for Rural Investment
    Moderator: Don Schjeldahl and Frank Spano
  • Breakout #5: Digital Transformation of the Workforce
    Moderator: Darin Buelow

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM | Silver Sponsors Reception (GUILD MEMBERS & SILVER SPONSORS ONLY!)
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM | Dinner and Dance Party (theme: shiny, sparkly & extra points if it glows)

Wednesday, March 27, 2019
7:30 AM - 8:45 AM | Registration
7:30 AM - 8:45 AM | Breakfast
8:45 AM - 10:45 AM | Table Talk

  • Moderator: Rick Weddle, SSG Executive Director

10:45 AM - 11:15 AM | Break
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM | Conference closing
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM | Gold Sponsor lunches (GUILD MEMBERS & GOLD SPONSORS ONLY!)

 

Additional Information
Need additional information regarding the Annual Conference? Please email Ashley at Ashley@AngelaRogersGroup.com.