Thursday July 23
4:00 - 6:00 pm Registration / Sign In
6:00 - 7:00 pm Welcome Opening Reception
7:00 - 9:00 pm Casino Night
With heavy Appetizers DJ & Photo booth
Friday July 24
8:00 -8:30 Breakfast Open
9:00 - 10:00 Elizabeth Standafer - NC Apprenticeship
10:00 - 10:30 KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dave Simpson—CAGC
11:30 - 12:00 pm Golf Registration
12:00 pm Golf Outing At Magnolia Greens
1800 Tommy Jacobs Dr Leland NC 28451
6:30 PM—7:30 PM Cocktail Reception
7:30 pm - until The Night is Yours…..
Saturday July 25
8:30 Breakfast & Business Sessions
9:00 - 10:00 am Keynote Speaker: FMI : Jay Bowman
Transformation at the Top of the Cycle
10:00 - 11:00 am Session 1 - Firestop Education: - Robert Thomas—CMI
11:00 - 12:00 pm Session 2 - OSHA's Top 10 frequent Citations - Gilchrist Safety Solutions
12:00 -12:30 pm Lunch Buffet Served
12:30 - 1:30 pm LUNCH KEYNOTE - Why Word of Mouth is No Longer Enough - Brice Connors
1:30 - 2:00 pm BREAK
2:00 - 3:00 pm Session 4 - Confined Space Entry Awareness - Gilchrist Safety Solutions
3:00 - 4:00 pm Session 5 - Excavation & Trenching Awareness - Gilchrist Safety Solutions
4:00 - 5:30 pm Closing Cocktail Reception
5:30 pm - until The Night is Yours…..
WHO Should Attend? Educators, Contractors, Subcontractors, Parents, Anyone passionate about the trade shortage and how to fix it!
WHAT is This? 3 day event packed full of interaction and information between the schools and the trades
WHY Should I Attend? You are passionate about the trade industry, you work in the trades, you teach a trade, you see the disconnect, you’ve experienced the lack of qualified talent, your child is interested in the trades and you want more information.
WHEN and WHERE? The beautifully renovated Ballast Hotel located on the River-walk in Wilmington, NC
Room Reservations (910)763-5900
Room Rate $179 per night (cut off is June 23rd)