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March 26-30 | Hyatt Regency | New Orleans, LA



Schedule  

Please note schedule is subject to change. Last updated 2/7/17  
 

Sunday, March 26

 
 
2:00 pm-5:00 pm   Registration  
6:00 pm-7:00 pm       LEAPS Reception 
by invitation only
sponsored by Holiday Inn Club Vacations
7:30 pm-8:30 pm  ARDA-WIN Advantage Reception 
8:00 pm-11:30 pm  TrackResults Annual Poker Tournament 

Monday, March 27

 
7:30 am-6:00 pm   Registration  
7:00 am-8:00 am  Student Breakfast
by invitation only
sponsored by Holiday Inn Club Vacations
8:00 am-5:00 pm    VIP Networking Center 
by invitation only
sponsored by ResortCom International, LLC.
8:00 am-5:00 pm   Committee Meetings 
9:00 am-4:00 pm   Fundamentals Sessions 
9:30 am-11:00 am  Reimagining the Sales Process Forum 
ticketed event
11:30 am-1:00 pm       Leadership Luncheon
ticketed event, must be an ARP or RRP to attend
sponsored by Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp.
12:00 pm-5:00 pm  Press Office 
3:30 pm-5:00 pm  General Session with Keynote Speaker: Josh Linkner, internationally recognized thought leader and top rated keynote speaker on innovation, creativity, reinvention and hyper-growth leadership
sponsored by RCI
5:00 pm-6:30 pm   Welcome Reception in the Exhibit Hall
open to all attendees
5:30 pm-6:30 pm  New Member Welcome Reception
by invitation only
7:00 pm-10:00 pm       RCI’s All Attendee Welcome Party
Roundtrip transportation provided to Generations Hall, 310 Andrew Higgins Drive, from the Hyatt Regency 

Tuesday, March 28

 
7:30 am-5:00 pm   Registration  
8:00 am-5:00 pm   VIP Networking Center  
by invitation only
sponsored by ResortCom International, LLC. 
8:00 am-5:00 pm   Committee Meetings 
9:00 am-5:00 pm  Press Office 
9:00 am-10:15 am   Educational Session Wave 1 
Educational Underwriter: Capital One
10:30 am-11:30 am  General Session: Meet the Leaders
sponsored by Baker & Hostetler LLP
11:30 am-12:30 pm  Resort Managers Meet & Greet
open to all resort management professionals
sponsored by Resort Travel and Xchange
11:30 am-4:00 pm   Exhibit Hall Open  
12:30 pm-1:30 pm  Exhibit Hall Lunch 
 1:00 pm-3:30 pm   ARDA Board of Directors Meeting 
 closed meeting
1:30 pm-3:30 pm  Speed Lead 
2:45 pm-4:00 pm   Educational Session Wave 2 
Educational Underwriter: Capital One
4:00 pm-5:00 pm  Educational Session Wave 3
Educational Underwriter: Capital One
8:00 pm       Interval International's Party with a Cause (PWAC)
ticketed event
Channel the heartbeat of New Orleans at the French Quarter’s majestic Saenger Theatre. Enjoy an evening of jazz standards and original numbers as performed by Grammy-nominated vocalist Jane Monheit.

Wednesday, March 29

 
8:00 am-4:30 pm  Registration  
8:00 am-5:00 pm   VIP Networking Center  
by invitation only
sponsored by ResortCom International, LLC 
8:00 am-5:00 pm  Committee Meetings 
8:45 am-9:45 am  Educational Session Wave 4
Educational Underwriter: Capital One
9:00 am-5:00 pm   Press Office 
10:00 am-11:30 am  Lion’s Den at ARDA World: A Phocuswright Innovation: Fast Track
Come see start-up companies in the digital travel arena, pitch their products to our judges and see who wins! 
sponsored by Vacatia
11:30 am-3:00 pm  Exhibit Hall Open 
12:00 pm-1:30 pm  State Regulators Luncheon
by invitation only
sponsored by Greenspoon Marder, P.A.
12:30 pm-1:30 pm  Exhibit Hall Lunch 
 1:00 pm-2:00 pm  Awards Finalist Meet & Greet 
2:00 pm-3:15 pm   Educational Session Wave 5 
Educational Underwriter: Capital One
3:30 pm-4:30 pm  Educational Session Wave 6 
Educational Underwriter: Capital One
6:00 pm-7:00 pm   Awards Finalists Reception  
open only to ARDA Awards Finalists
 
sponsored by Wyndham Vacation Ownership
7:00 pm-10:00 pm   Awards Gala Dinner and Entertainment
ticketed event

Thursday, March 30

 
9:00 am-10:30 am   Breakfast of Champions with Speaker Major Dan Rooney, USAF
ticketed event
sponsored by Hilton Grand Vacations
9:30 am-11:00 am   Meetings Committee
closed meeting
 
 
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