Connecting Leaders Conference is IBAT Leadership Division’s annual flagship event. It provides an opportunity for IBAT members to receive education and leadership development while strengthening the industry through personal connections. This event offers focused leadership training, networking opportunities, and hot topic general and breakout sessions in addition to exhibitor demos. It is family-friendly and filled with entertainment opportunities for all, including a golf tournament, kid’s money camp and family fun night. 


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JUNE 19, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Conference Registration
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Exhibitor Tabletop Setup
June 20, 2019
8:00am - 5:00pm
Conference Registration
7:00am - 8:00am
Golf Breakfast
8:00am - 1:00pm Golf Tournament
9:00am – 9:00pm
PAC Room
9:00am – Noon
Optional Workshop
1:30pm – 7:30pm Exhibitor tabletops
2:15pm – 3:15pm
CEO Speed Dating
3:15pm – 4:30pm Breakout Sessions
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Kids Camp
4:30pm – 5:30pm   
Opening Kick Off – General Session
5:30pm – 7:30pm   
Opening Reception with Exhibitors
June 21, 2019
7:30am - Noon Registration
7:30am - 9:30am  Buffet Breakfast
 9:00am – 9:00pm PAC Room
 7:30am - 8:30am  Past Leadership Chair Focus Group
 7:30am - 8:30am Breakout Sessions 
 8:45am – 10:00am General Session
10:00am – 10:30am
Refreshment Break
10:30am - 11:30am 
Breakout Sessions
11:30am - Noon
Lunch served
Noon - 1:30pm
General Session
2:00pm - 5:30pm Afternoon Free
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hospitality Suites
6:30pm - 10:00pm
Friday Night Family Fun: Dinner & Dancing
June 22 , 2019
8:00am - 9:30am Pajama Pancake Breakfast with the Family
9:00am - 10:30am Closing General Session