This is a tentative schedule, subject to change.
Thursday, June 22, 2017
6pm Dinner with board members, not included in the convention fees. Then, Downtown Live @ Imperial Center, Rocky Mount featuring "Spare Change" of Mount Olive, NC.
Convention Starts Friday!
Friday, June 23, 2017
8:30am - 11:45am Pre-Convention meetings
9:00am-9:30am Board of Trustees Meeting, Stonewall Room
9:30am-10:00am Federation Board of Directors Meeting, Stonewall Room
9:45am-11:45am Young Careerist Interviews, Suite 106
10:00am - 11:45am - Check-in at Registration Desk
10:15am-11:15am Foundation Board Meeting, Stonewall Room
12:00pm-12:05pm President's Welcome/Host Club Welcome
Posting of the Colors by the ROTC
Pledge of Allegiance Assembly
Welcome to Rocky Mount, The Honorable David Combs, Mayor of Rocky Mount
1:00pm-1:20pm Young Careerist's speeches
1:30pm-2:45pm Civic Involvement, Pat Adams
Being a Female Candidate, The Honorable
Dr. Bobbie J. Richardson
3:00pm-4:00pm Federation Business Meeting
4:00pm-6:30pm Break, relax by the pool, go shopping, take a nap!
5:25pm-6:25pm First timers meet with the President and Vice President in the Hospitality Suite
6:30pm-9:00pm Pig and Chicken Picking Dinner by the Gazebo, with Entertainment by Linda Ripke Front Porch Music, Hosted by Nashville BPW
9:00pm-11:00pm Hospitality suite open
Saturday, June 24, 2017
7:00am Walk for Women Warriors
8:00am - 9:00am Check-in at Registration Desk
8:00am-9:00am Lite breakfast included with your room rental in the Chavis Room
8:00am-9:00am Golden Key Breakfast (Past State Presidents) Stonewall Room II
9:00am-9:05 Welcome, President and Host Club
9:05am-10:05am Foundation Meeting
10:10am-10:30am Memorial Service
10:30am-11:20am Finances, Sherlon Page of Edward Jones
11:30am-1:30pm Keynote Speaker, Dr. Patrice Alexander 57th BPW/NC President, Introduction by Mary P. Wells, 67th BPW/NC president
1:45pm-2:15pm Speaker-Cyber Risk Management
2:30pm-4:00pm Officer Training
Presidents and Vice Presidents-Varnell Kinnin
Marketing, Membership, and Public Relations-TBD
4:00pm-6:30pm Break, Relax, take a dip in the pool, go shopping!
6:30pm-8:30pm Banquet at Benvenue Country Club
7:30pm-8:30pm Installation Ceremony, Announcement of Young Carrerist and Career Woman of the Year winners
8:30pm-8:40pm Invitation to 2018 Convention
9:00pm-11:00pm Hospitality Suite Open
Sunday, June 25, 2017
Breakfast is included with your room rental for up to 4 people.
Transition meeting time and location to be determined.