8th Annual SDVOB National Convention of Small and Disabled Veteran Businesses – Michelle Kantor (Double Tree Hotel Chicago Magnificent Mile)
Date: Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Michelle Kantor is a speaker.
Double Tree Hotel Chicago Magnificent Mile
300 East Ohio
Chicago, IL 60611
Conference Agenda and Outline
Wednesday, July 20, 2011
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Elite SDVOB convention check-in and on-site registration
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Exhibitor set-up
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Chicago-Style Welcome Reception
Thursday, July 21, 2011
8:15 am – 9:15 am Welcome ceremony and continental breakfast
9:30 am – 11:30 am Tradeshow and workshops
11:45 am – 1:45 pm Banquet lunch with keynote address by Larry Broughton
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Tradeshow and workshops
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cocktail Reception
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Dinner and awards ceremony with keynote address by Congressman Adam Kinzinger
Friday, July 22, 2011
8:00 am – 9:00 am Continental breakfast
9:00 am – 12:00 pm Business Matchmaking Sessions*
July 21 Small Business / Student EXPO/LUNCH/BREAKOUTS Package $75
This special discounted package gives small businesses, entrepreneurs and students access to key events on July 21, including
the Trade Show, Banquet Lunch Session and all Breakout Presentations for that day. Th is discounted rate gives participants
access to information and networking activities valuable to businesses of all types—not just Service Disabled Veteran
Full Convention: Elite Members and Government Employees $315
This package gives government employees and members of the Elite SDVOB Network access to all Convention activities
from July 20-22. In addition to the Trade Show, Banquet Lunch Session and all Breakout Presentations, this package
includes all breakfast and dinner events, as well as the Cocktail Reception, Awards Ceremony and Business Matchmaking
Sessions. To join Elite and take advantage of the Member rate, please visit http://www.elitesdvob.org.
Full Convention: Non-Members $395
This package provides access to all Convention activities from July 20-22. In addition to the Trade Show, Banquet Lunch
Session and all Breakout Presentations, this package includes all breakfast and dinner events, as well as the Cocktail Reception,
Awards Ceremony and Business Matchmaking Sessions.
Special Event Guest-Only Access $150
Guests of our Attendees are welcome to attend any of the special events during the conference. Th e fee covers food and
beverage. Please indicate which event you wish to attend when registering.
To register, visit http://www.sdvobconference.com/ or call (800) 434-9399.