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    Name: ACEC/NC Annual Summer Conference, Wrightsville Beach
    Date: July 27, 2017 - July 30, 2017
    Registration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.
    Event Description:

    ACEC/NC Summer Conference
    Wrightsville Beach

     
    July 27, 2017 - July 30, 2017

     
    This annual event is the perfect opportunity to network with Engineering Professionals from around the state, earn professional development hours and vacation with your family. In addition to the educational and developmental opportunities, the full conference registration includes:

    Breakfast Friday & Saturday
    Lunch Friday
    Cocktail Reception Friday Evening
    Dinner Friday Evening
    Saturday Afternoon Reception at John McAdams House
    Saturday Evening Reception & Silent Auction


    Conference Dress Code: Business Casual


    AGENDA CLICK HERE for full session descriptions
    Thursday, July 27th
    3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Registration
    5:00 pm Port City Brewery Tour (optional/separate registration)
    CLICK HERE for the full brewery tour itinerary
     

    Friday, July 28th
    7:30 am  Registration
    7:30 am - 9:30 am  Breakfast
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm Conference Sessions

     
    8:00 am to 8:50 am:        Strategic Plan, Ownership and Leadership                                             Transition
    9:00 am to 9:50 am:        USDOL Overtime Rules: Exempt/Non-Exempt Categories and Compliance
    10:10 am to 11:00 am:   Wilmington Area Economic Development and Growth
    11:10 am to 12:00 pm:   Senior Leaders Roundtable
     

    9:00 am - 4:00 pm  Future Leaders Class
    12:00 pm  Lunch
    1:15 pm - 5:30 pm  FREE TIME
    1:30 pm - 4:00 pm  ACEC/NC Board of Directors Meeting
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm  Cocktail Reception
    6:30 pm  Dinner, Future Leaders Graduation and Officer Installation
     

    Saturday, July 29th
    7:30 am - 9:30 am  Breakfast
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm -Conference Sessions


    8:00 am to 8:50 am: ACEC/NC's New State PAC and Independent                                     Expenditure Account
    9:00 am to 9:50 am: Lobbying 101: Making Your Voices Heard
    10:10 am to 11:00 am: State Legislative Update with our Distinguished Engineering Legislators
    11:10 am to 12:00 pm: Federal Legislative Update with Matt Reiffer, ACEC Washington     

    12:00 pm - 7:00 pm  FREE TIME  Lunch on your own
    4:00 pm - 7:00 pm  Dinner and Reception at John McAdams Home
    The McAdams Company is hosting a dinner and reception on Saturday afternoon prior to the ACEC/PAC Auction.  Please stop by for music, delicious food and tasty beverages!

    7:00 pm - 9:30 pm  ACEC/PAC Reception and Silent Auction
     

    Sunday, July 30th
    Safe Travels Home!


    Summer Conference Sponsorships
    Sponsorship of the ACEC/NC Summer Conference provides your firm with the ability to enhance its image with engineering professionals from across the state.
    CLICK HERE for a list of Sponsorship Opportunities that will demonstrate your support and affiliate your firm with the ACEC/NC Summer Conference
    Event Media:
    Event Sponsors:

    PLATINUM SPONSORS

    • MCADAMS COMPANY
    • HDR
    • RAMEY KEMP & ASSOCIATES, INC
    • CATLIN ENGINEERS AND SCIENTISTS
    • WETHERILL ENGINEERING, INC.

    GOLD SPONSORS

    SILVER SPONSORS

    • ACEC BUSINESS INSURANCE TRUST

    BRONZE SPONSORS

    • GPI Geospatial, Inc.
    • MS CONSULTANTS, INC.
    • THINC STRATEGY, LLC
    • STEWART

    PROGRAM SPONSOR

    • WK DICKSON & CO., INC.
    Location:
    Conference Hotel:
    Holiday Inn Resort, Wrightsville Beach
    706 North Lumina Avenue
    Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480

    Guest Hotel Accommodations:

    GROUP HOTEL ROOMS AT HOLIDAY INN ARE SOLD OUT
    Please call 910-256-2231 for rates and availability.

    OVERFLOW BLOCKS
    Blockade Runner Resort (1.4 mi from Holiday Inn)
    275 Waynick Blvd, Wrightsville Beach, NC

    The group rooms are available for booking from
     
    now through June 29 2017

    Thursday: $300.00 | Friday $370.00 | Saturday $370.00
    CLICK HERE to reserve your room at the Blockade Runner

    Courtyard Marriott (6.5 mi from Holiday Inn)
    *Provides shuttle service to/from the Holiday Inn

    151 Van Campen Blvd, Wilmington, NC


    The group rooms are available for booking from now through June 27 2017 
    Thursday: $189.00 | Friday $189.00 | Saturday $189.00
    CLICK HERE or Call 910-395-8224 to reserve your room at the Courtyard

    Contact Information:
    Jessica Mills
    Fees/Admission:
    ACEC/NC Members: $300 Early Bird Rate until 7/1/17 ($350 after 7/1/17)
    Spouse, Guest or Child over 13$200 (under 13 is free)
    Friday Dinner Only: $99
    Future Leaders Registration: $150 (Saturday registration for participants of the current Future Leaders class only)
    Non Members: $400
    Port City Brewery Tour: $99  
    *This Thurs
    day event is optional and you will need to register separately.


    DEADLINE to register or for refunds is Friday, July 21st
    Professional Development Hours:
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