2019 Conference Schedule

Let’s learn … and relax together.  Annual Conference classes and workshops from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. … then afternoon resort networking – beach time – trade how – pool time – or just “your time”.  And we’ll have fun at the resort during the evenings, too!

Saturday, Oct. 26

Arrivals all day

2:00 – 6:00 PM                 Educational Conference Registration

6:00 – 7:30 PM                 Fireside Chat (by invitation) hosted by Shelby Tuck-Horton

Dinner at your leisure

Sunday, Oct. 27

Breakfast on your own

8:30 – 5:00 PM                 ABC Registration Desk

9:00 – 11:00 AM               Masters Panel Presentations

11:00 – 12:30 PM             ABC State/Country Managers Meeting

11:00 – 3:00 PM               Tradeshow

12:30 –                                Lunch on your own

2:00 – 5:00 PM                 Certified Sandals Specialist Workshop

7:00 – 10:00 PM               Group Event – Opening Reception, Cocktails and Dinner

Monday, Oct. 28

Breakfast on your own

8:30 – 10:00 AM               Welcome by David Wood, New Masters, Miss Dorothy Heart Award, Welcome by Bahamas Tourism Board, Announcement of Annual Conference 2020

10:00 – 11:15 AM            Speaker Presentation

11:15 – 11:30 AM            Break

11:30 – 12:15 PM             Speaker Presentation

12:15 – 1:00 PM               Speaker Presentation

1:00– 2:00 PM                  Lunch

1:45 – 5:00 PM                 Tradeshow

2:15 – 3:00 PM                 Speaker Presentation

3:00 – 3:45 PM                 Speaker Presentation

3:45 – 4:00 PM                 More Details on Annual Conference 2020

4:00 – 6:00 PM                 ABC and Sandals Optional Activities (or at leisure time)

6:00 PM                              Dinner on your own

7:30 PM                              Group Event – Theme night: Bahamian Night – Balmoral Terrace

Tuesday, Oct. 29

Breakfast on your own

8:30 – 9:00 AM                 ABC Updates

9:00 – 9:45 AM                 Speaker Presentation

9:45 – 10:30 AM               Speaker Presentation

10:30 – 10:45 AM            Break

10:45 – 12:00PM              Panel Discussion

12:00 – 1:30 PM               Lunch

1:30 – 2:15 PM                 Speaker Presentation

2:15 – 3:00 PM                 Speaker Presentation

3:00 – 3:30 PM                 Closing and Door Prizes

3:30 – 6:00 PM                 At leisure on resort

7:00 – 10:00 PM               Group EventClosing Reception, Cocktails and Dinner

Wednesday, Oct. 30

Breakfast on your own

Departures (or extended stay attendees)

Schedule subject to change.