PROGRAM

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Both locations are connected by an indoor skywalk.
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The IAEM 66th Annual Conference will be held at the:

Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
187 Monroe Avenue NW
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503

Map of Amway Hotel

DeVos Place Convention Center
303 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Map of DeVos Place

FRIDAY, October 19

8:00 am – 5:00 pm Pre-Conference Training
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Registration

SATURDAY, October 20

7:00 am  – 5:00 pm Registration
8:00 am  – 5:00 pm Pre-Conference Training
10:00 am  – 2:00 pm IAEM Board Meeting
5:30 pm – 8:00 pm Special Events

SUNDAY, October 21

7:00 am  – 4:30 pm Registration
8:00 am  – 5:00 pm Pre-Conference Training
4:30 pm – 5:15 pm Pre-Welcome Party Meet & Greet
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Welcome Party

MONDAY, October 22

7:00 am – 6:00 pm Registration
8:00 am  – 4:30 pm General Sessions and Breakout Sessions
12:15 pm – 1:45 pm Networking Lunch – sit down buffet lunch provided
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm IAEM Regional Meetings
6:00 pm – 9:30 pm Special Events and EMEX Opening Reception

TUESDAY, October 23

7:00 am – 5:30 pm Registration
8:00 am – 4:00 pm General Sessions, Spotlight Sessions, Breakout Sessions and EMvision Talks
9:30 am – 10:15 am Morning Break in EMEX
9:30 am – 10:15 am Poster Showcase Presentations
11:45 am – 1:15 pm Lunch in EMEX
3:30 pm – 4:15 pm Afternoon Break in EMEX
4:15 pm – 5:15 pm Caucus/Committee/Council/Meetings
5:15 pm – 7:30 pm Special Events and EMEX Reception

WEDNESDAY, October 24

7:00 am – 8:00 am  Sunrise Certification Breakfast
7:15 am – 2:00 pm Registration
8:00 am – 4:00 pm General Sessions and Breakout Sessions
9:30 am – 10:30 am  IAEM Annual Business and Membership Meeting
10:30 am – 11:15 am Morning Break in EMEX
12:15 pm – 1:45 pm Lunch in EMEX
4:15 pm – 5:15 pm Caucus/Committee/Council Meetings
6:00 pm – 8:30 pm IAEM-USA Presidents Banquet & CEM/AEM Awards Program

THURSDAY, October 25

8:00 am – 9:30 am IAEM-USA Board Meeting
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Post-Conference Training