Sessions

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Main Foyer

REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Main Ballroom

PANEL 1: Starting Up: Knowing the Right Time to Start Your Business

Are you ready to start your own business? Learn to ask the right questions and get inside information from business entrepreneurs to find the right time to start your venture!

Speakers:

11:00 am - 11:30 am

Main Foyer

BREAK

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Main Ballroom

PANEL 2: Local to National: Having the Right Resources to Branch Out

Expanding your campaign strategies can be tough. Learn the tips and tools to take your efforts from the minor leagues to the big leagues of a national campaign.

Speakers:

12:30 pm - 1:45 pm

On Your Own

LUNCH

1:45 pm - 2:45 pm

Main Ballroom

PANEL 3: So You're the Boss -- Now What?

Being your own boss can be exciting AND challenging. Sure, you finally have the power to whatever you want to do, but it’s often a lonely place at the top. Where do you turn for advice? Who is your sounding board for business decisions? Learn how to negotiate the transition from employee to entrepreneur from some of today’s best and brightest political business owners.

Speakers:

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Main Foyer

BREAK

3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

Main Ballroom

PANEL 4: The Campaign Survival Guide

Have you ever wished that campaigns came with a manual? Fill your arsenal with must-have tips on surviving a campaign from our panel of expert campaigners. Learn what it takes to succeed on the road, in your district, and in the field.

Speakers:

4:15 pm - 6:00 pm

Main Foyer

COCKTAIL RECEPTION

6:00 pm - 6:40 pm

Main Ballroom

DINNER

6:40 pm - 8:00 pm

Main Ballroom

2014 REED AWARD PRESENTATION

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