2018 Schedule

CMP Conclave 2018 Preliminary Schedule of Events

Sessions and times are subject to change

Attendees at Conclave can earn up to 18.5 hours of CE.
*9 Pre-Conference + 9.5 Conference

Thursday, November 15

9:00 am–5:00 pm

Registration Open
1:00 pm–5:00 pm Sustainable Event Professional Certificate Program
*Pre-registration required

Friday, November 16

7:30 am–2:30 pm  CMP Exam Development
*By Invitation Only, pre-requisite required
8:00 am–5:00 pm Registration Open
8:30 am–11:30 am  CMP-HC (Morning Session)
*Pre-registration required
9:00 am–3:00 pm Sustainable Event Professional Certificate Program
*Pre-registration required
10:30 am–12:30 pm Birmingham Park Tour
*Pre-registration required
11:30 am–1:00 am Community Connections Lunch
*Grab lunch with other attendees at one of Birmingham's great restaurants.
1:00 pm–3:00 pm CMP-HC (Afternoon Session)
*Pre-registration required
1:00 pm–3:30 pm Risk Management Simulation
*Pre-registration required
1:00 pm–5:00 pm Dine Around Desk
1:00 pm–5:00 pm Sponsor Marketplace
3:30 pm–4:30 pm Break
3:45 pm–4:15 pm  First Time Attendees Briefing
4:30 pm–6:00 pm
Opening General Session 
6:00 pm–10:00 pm  Shuttle Loop to Offsite Opening Reception
6:30 pm–9:30 pm   Opening Reception - Offsite


Saturday, November 17

6:30 am–5:00 pm Registration Open
7:30 am–9:30 am       
Breakfast & EventX
9:30 am–4:30 pm
Future Leaders (non-CMPs)
9:45 am–10:45 am Concurrent Breakouts (TBA)
10:45 am–11:15 am Sponsorship Marketplace
10:45 am–6:00 pm Dine Around Desk
11:15 am–12:15 pm

Concurrent Breakouts (TBA)

12:15 pm–2:00 pm Lunch & General Session (TBA)
2:00 pm–3:00 pm Concurrent Breakouts
3:00 pm–3:30 pm Sponsorship Marketplace
3:30 pm–4:30 pm

Concurrent Breakouts (TBA)

4:30 pm–6:00 pm  
Sponsor Meet and Greet Reception
4:30 pm–6:00 pm  Student Reception and Reverse Job Fair
 Open evening


Sunday, November 18

7:30 am–9:00 am       
Continental Breakfast - Grab & Go
8:00 am–9:00 am

Wellness Activity

8:00 am–9:00 am CMP Study Group Leaders Coffee Latsch
*Pre-registration required
8:00 am–9:30 am Service Project
8:00 am–9:30 am Sponsorship Marketplace
9:30 am–10:30 am Concurrent Breakouts (TBA)
10:45 am–12:00 pm
Closing Keynote
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
1:00 pm–2:30 pm Birmingham Civil Rights Tour
*Pre-registration required

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