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  • July 30 - 31, 2018 - Fort SPIN 2018


Agenda for Fort Spin 2018

July 30-31, 2018

Brain, Body, Business, & Being

Monday Agenda – Monday, July 30, 2018
2:30 PM Registration opens
3:00 PM Additional pay Class – 2 hours
Intermediate QuickBooks – Everett Burton – $40 SPIN members and Friends of SPIN members
3:00 PM Additional pay Class – 2 hours
CPR & AED Training – Minimum of 8 attendees - $40 SPIN members and Friends of SPIN members
6:00 PM Frisco CVB surprise fun with SPIN Sponsors and YOU!
Come Spend the night at the beautiful Embassy Suites Frisco for $99+ tax.
Tuesday Agenda – July 31, 2018 
7:00 AM Breakfast in Hotel, included for overnight guests
8:00 AM Opening Session - Preparing for a day about YOU!
9:00 AM AM Breakout session #1 with 2 options
  • Getting Rock Star Status on LinkedIn – Tracey Smith, CMP, CMM
  • Technology for the Productive Power Planner - Emily Kratt, CIS
10:30 AM    AM BREAK with time to share
11:00 AM Breakout session #2 with 2 options
  • How to Manage Event Volunteers Without Pulling Your Hair Out – Marie Peterson, CMP 
  • Be an Event Superhero – Add or elevate your Expo ROI - Ann Windham, CTSM; Anne D’Alessandro, CEM, CMP; Terri White, GTP
12:30 PM Networking Lunch & CSR Project
1:45 PM General Session – Leading through Crisis! - Susan Mecca, Ph.D.  
3:00 PM PM Breakout session #3 with 2 options
  • Help me! I have a problem! Roundtable solving session by your peers
  • Can’t plan for everything, but you do need a plan! - Chris Torsy, CMP, CMM; Josie Betts, CMP, CAP-OM; local safety expert
4:30 PM Closing Remarks - Thanks to… and Prizes from sponsors
5:00 PM Dave & Busters Frisco – Avoid the traffic and join us for a fun reception

This event is pending up to 4.5 hours of CE credits for attending all Tuesday breakouts


Fort SPIN Registration Register Today  
VIP/PLUS Planner Members Comp  
Virtual Planner Members Comp  

Non-Member SPIN Qualified Planners

Suppliers Can Only Attend as Fort:SPIN Sponsors*


*Please email Peg Wolschon to inquire about sponsorship opportunities and spaces.

Hotel Booking Information

Embassy Suites by Hilton Dallas-Frisco/Hotel, Convention Center & Spa
7600 John Q Hammons Dr. Frisco, TX, 75034
Special Rate: for $99 + tax room rate Single/Double occupancy.
BOOK BY: Monday, July 16, 2018 by calling 972-712-7200
Group Name: Senior Professionals Industry Network
Group Code: PIN


 Interested in upgrading your membership or using SPIN:Credits?

Email Norida Chambers before registering and she will be happy to assist!

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