Schedule of Events

Monday, September 18

11:30 a.m.    Annual Showcase Golf Tournament – War Memorial Golf Course

Tuesday, September 19

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.    Exhibitor Registration – Osage Room

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.    Arkansas Culinary Classic/Silent Auction – Governor’s Hall IV

8:30 – 11 p.m.    After Party – Little Rock Marriott

Wednesday, September 20
7:30 – 8:30 a.m.    Past Presidents’ Breakfast – DoubleTree Hotel, Riverside East

8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.    Registration: Osage Room

9:00a.m. – 10:00a.m.   STAR Institute: Tips for Marketing- Success Panel – Pope Room

9a.m. – 9:30 a.m.    AHA Executive Board Meeting – Caraway I

9:30a.m. – 10:45 a.m.    AHA Combined Board Meeting – Fulton Room

10:00a.m. – 11:00a.m.  STAR Institute – Connecting with Customers (Session on Storytelling)- Pope Room

11:15 – 11:30 a.m.    Ribbon Cutting – Atrium Lobby

11:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.    Showcase – Governor’s Exhibit Hall

11:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.    Iron Chef Competition – Showcase Floor Main Stage

Noon – 4 p.m.    Star of the Bar – Showcase Floor

12:10a.m. – 12:40p.m.    STAR Institute Lightening Talk: Happening Hashtags- Showcase Floor

1:20 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.   STAR Institute Lightening Talk: 2 Free Tools for Creating Awesome Social Media Posts- Showcase Floor

1:30 – 4:30 p.m.    Arkansas Dept. of Parks & Tourism Commission – Fulton Room

6 – 6:45 p.m.    Gala Reception – Robinson Center

6:45 – 9 p.m.    Gala Dinner – Robinson Center

Thursday, September 21
8 a.m. – 2 p.m.   Registration: Osage Room

8:30 – 11 a.m.    Arkansas Dept. of Parks & Tourism 2017  Marketing Plan – Wally Allen Ballroom

 

10 a.m. – 3 p.m.        Iron Chef Competition -Showcase Floor Stage

10 a.m. – 3 p.m.    Showcase – Governor’s Exhibit Hall

11 – 11:30 a.m.    Exhibitor Awards – Showcase Floor

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.    Arkansas Dept. of Parks & Tourism Commission – Fulton Room

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.    Maintenance Superstars Challenge – Showcase Floor

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.    Ultimate Bednastics – Showcase Floor

1:30 – 2 p.m.    Brilliant Bell-hop Challenge – Showcase Floor