Northeastern Wisconsin to Host the Fall 2016 Region 5 Meeting
October 12-14 in Appleton, WI
The 2016 AITP Region 5 Fall Board Meeting and Leadership Workshop will be held in Appleton October 12-14, 2016. Region 5 will join the Northeast Wisconsin (N.E.W) Chapter as it hosts its monthly chapter meeting Wednesday evening (Oct 12), a Technology Hub Conference all day Thursday (Oct 13), and then the Region 5 Board Meeting and Leadership Workshop Friday morning (Oct 14). There is no charge to attend the Region 5 meeting or the Leadership Workshop, but, there will be small costs to attend either the Northeast Wisconsin Chapter Dinner meeting or the Technology Hub Conference.
The base hotel for all of the events is:
Radisson Paper Valley Hotel
33 West College Avenue
Appleton, WI 54911
1 (888) 201-1718 for Reservations or 1 (920) 733-8000 for General Information
Use Group Code "AITP" however, a special link for making reservations is:
The block of rooms are now open. You have a choice in type of room (king, double/double, suite, etc.), however the negotiated base rate for a room for this conference is $99 plus tax. The hotel reservation cutoff date to receive this discounted rate is September 18. You are allowed to get the same rate for Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday evenings, if you are staying for the length of the Technology Hub conference along with the Region 5 Conference, and is significantly lower than the normal Radisson rates.
The Northeast Wisconsin Chapter meeting is Wednesday evening (October 12) starting approximately 5:00 pm with networking, dinner at 6:00 pm, and a presentation at 7:00 pm (details on the presentation are forthcoming). This meeting will be held in the Lawrence Room at the Radisson Hotel. Costs for attending the N.E.W. Chapter meeting are $25, no matter member or quest. Online registration for this event is not yet available.
The Northeast Wisconsin Chapter is also sponsoring a Technology Conference that offers a full slate of events all day Thursday, October 13. Details can be found at:
http://www.technologyhubconference.com/ and http://www.newaitp.org/events/technologyconference/
with activities starting at breakfast with a CEO/CIO panel discussion, sessions both morning and afternoon, keynote speech by Kara Swisher prior to lunch, and additional sessions all afternoon. It promises to be a very robust conference. Registration for this event is $50 for AITP members ($75 for non-AITP members) and is at:
See this video about the conference:
The Region 5 Fall Board Meeting will take place at the hotel at 8:30 am Friday (October 14th) at the Radisson. An agenda for the meeting will be forthcoming shortly. As always, the meeting will be followed by a Leadership Workshop, the topic of which we are finalizing now.
Click here for the Fall Region Meeting Agenda.
This is shaping up to be quite the event! Plan now to attend and SAVE THE DATES!