- An increase in sponsor support and participation for networking events, enhancing the experience for participants;
- Active representation at the Labor/Management meeting between WICA and Western States Conference, continuing the communication critical for long-term success;
- Monthly e-newsletters, with updates on the industry, education opportunities, and articles on improving business;
- The first year of an improved WICA website, updated with useful articles, event announcements and industry information, and
- The launch of the new WICA app, putting convention information as close as your phone.
As a member-service organization at heart and in practice, WICA views quality management representation, customer service, and networking events the top priorities for staff and the board of directors.
WICA is already scheduling a full slate of classes, social and networking events, and industry building opportunities for our members in 2018. With your support, WICA can continue to develop, advance, and advocate for our industry.
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Grand Wailea Resort
3850 Wailea Alan Dr., Wailea, HI 96753
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Please join WICA at the Grand Wailea Resort in Maui, Hawaii from Sunday, September 16, 2018 through Tuesday, September 18, 2018. Our featured keynote speaker, Mark Matteson will engage attendees in his session “Learning, Leading, and Leaving a Legacy.” Other seminars will cover the topics of “Sales Success Strategies” and “Building the Future, Preserving the Past.” In addition to these timely topics, WICA members will get to participate in many social activities including the opening reception, president’s reception/dinner and optional activities including a catamaran cruise, golf tournament and a Hawaiian Cultural Experience spouse program.
Hotel reservations at the member rate are no longer available, to make a room reservation at the current market rate contact 1.800.888.6100 or online here. For more details on the convention please download the WICA Convention Brochure below. If you have any questions please contact the WICA office at (801)364-0050 or email Sarah Hill at email@example.com.
Convention begins 7AM on Sunday, September 16th with an exclusive Catamaran Cruise. Climb aboard this 65-foot Catamaran for a beautiful morning of sailing, snorkeling, and exploring all that Hawaii has to offer. This privately chartered and fully staffed and spacious catamaran provides a more than ideal way of experiencing Hawaii from the sea. The spacious deck and shaded cabin areas are designed for maximum comfort. Don’t miss out on this once in a lifetime experience. Register for the Catamaran Cruise Today!
If you need to make changes to your WICA registration or have questions about activities please contact the WICA office directly at (801)364-0050 or email Jennifer Bergman at firstname.lastname@example.org
CONVENTION EVENT SCHEDULE & ADDITIONAL DETAILS
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2018
1:30PM-4:00PM | WICA Board of Directors Meeting
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2018
7:00AM – 2:30PM | WICA Catamaran Cruise
5:00PM – 7:00PM | Registration & Opening Reception
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2018
6:30AM – 7:00AM | Registration
7:00AM – 8:20AM | Keynote Breakfast – “Learning, Leading, and Leaving a Legacy” by Mark Matteson
8:20AM – 9:45AM | Seminar – “Building the Future, Preserving the Past” by Jon McCleary
9:30AM – 12:30PM | Hawaiian Cultural Experience
10:00AM – 11:30AM | Seminar – “Sales Success Strategies” by Mark Matteson
1:00PM – 6:00PM | Golf Tournament – Wailea Golf Club Golf Course
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2018
7:30AM – 9:00AM | Industry Outlook & Update Roundtable Breakfast
9:00AM – 9:30AM | Contractor & Manufacturer Separate Business Meetings
9:30AM – 10:15AM | WICA Annual Business Meeting
10:15AM – 10:30AM | Morning Break
10:30AM – 11:30AM | Contractor Meeting with Union Leadership
6:30PM – 7:30PM | President’s Reception
7:30PM – 10:00PM | President’s Dinner – black & white dinner attendees should wear black and/or white clothing (not formal attire.)
ADDITIONAL FEES NOT INCLUDED IN ROOM PRICE:
- Daily Resort Charge: $25/Room per night
- Porterage Fee: $10/person, roundtrip
- Golf Bag Porterage (if used): $3/bag, roundtrip
- Housekeeping Gratuity: $3/room/day
- Parking Valet – $30/car/night
- Room Rates & Fees Tax: 14.416%
To make a room reservation contact 1.800.888.6100. At this time they can no longer offer the special WICA rate. See the hotel website for current rates and fees here.