Symposium: Tuesday, August 27 – Friday, 30, 2019

Pre-Symposium Workshops: Monday, August 26, 2019

VPPPA Expo: August 28-29, 2019

Location: Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA

 

Schedule as of February 2019. Subject to change.

 

Symposium Agenda

 

Monday, August 26, 2019 – Pre-Symposium Day

Obtain additional CEUs

 

7:00 am – 2:00 pm            Satellite Registration*

12:00 pm – 5:00 pm          Exhibitor Registration**

8:00 am – 5:00 pm            Pre-Symposium Workshops

 

*Satellite Registration, for attendees only, will be located at the New Orleans Marriott and the Sheraton New Orleans

**Exhibitor registration will be located in the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.

 

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Symposium’s Official 1st Day

 

7:00 am – 5:00 pm             Registration

7:30 am – 9:00 am             Labor & Management Open Forum and OSHA Update

9:30 am – 10:00 am           First Timer’s Workshop

10:00 am – 10:30 am         Mobile App Demonstration

11:00 am – 12:00 pm         Annual Meeting of the Membership

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm           Lunch

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm             Opening General Session

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm             Workshops

4:00 pm – 6:00 pm             Grand Opening of Exhibit Hall & Reception

 

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

 

7:00 am – 4:00 pm             Registration

8:00 am – 9:00 am             Keynote, Gary Guller

9:00 am – 4:00 pm             Exhibit Hall Open

10:30 am – 11:30 am         Regional Business Meetings

11:30 am – 1:00 pm           Lunch

11:30 am – 1:30 pm           Board of Directors Voting Open

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm             Workshops

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm             Explore the Expo Hall

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm             Workshops

 

Explore New Orleans!

 

Thursday, August 29, 2019

 

7:30 am – 3:00 pm             Registration

8:00 am – 9:00 am             Keynote

9:00 am – 3:00 pm             Exhibit Hall Open

10:30 am – 11:30 am         Workshops

11:30 am – 1:00 pm           Lunch

11:30 am – 1:30 pm           Board of Directors Voting Open

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm             Workshops

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm             Explore the Expo Hall

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm             Workshops

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm             Thursday Night Reception & 35th Birthday Bash

 

Friday, August 30, 2019

 

8:00 am – 10:00 am           Registration 

8:00 am – 9:00 am             Workshops

9:15 am – 10:15 am           Workshops

10:30 am – 12:00 pm         Closing General Session & Brunch