2018 Agenda

Subject to Change

Monday, Feb. 5
3-6:30 p.m.Regiception
4:30-5:45 p.m.Orientation & Opening General Session
6-8 p.m.Opening Reception
Tuesday, Feb. 6
8-9:15 a.m.Breakfast & Panel
9:30-10:30 a.m.Marketplace Appointments
10:45-11:45 a.m.Master Class
12-1:45 p.m.Local Diversity Maker Luncheon
2-3 p.m.Marketplace Appointments
3:30 p.m.Time to Explore Portland

Optional Community Service Project: Children's Book Bank
Preregistration Required: Sign Up

Spend an hour helping to prepare donated books for kids by cleaning covers, erasing scribbles and taping torn pages. Last school year, the Children's Book Bank made it possible for 2,348 Head Start families to receive green bundles full of books that build a foundation for lifelong learning. Since becoming a 501(c)(3) nonprofit in 2008, The Children’s Book Bank has organized over 10,000 community volunteers to channel over 650,000 books into the hands and homes of over 50,000 children in need in the Portland area.

Bus leaves the Hilton at 3:30 p.m. and returns at 5:00 p.m.
7 p.m.Open Night for Supplier Events
Wednesday, Feb. 7
7:30-8:15 a.m.Morning Salutations
8:30-10 a.m.Giving Breakfast
10-10:45 a.m.Round Robin Education 1
11-11:45 a.m.Round Robin Education 2
12-1:45 p.m.Lunch & Closing Session
2-4 p.m.Marketplace Appointments
7-9 p.m.Sip & Shop at Nike