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22nd Annual Conference & Trade Show

March 27 - March 29, 2019

Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa
Savannah, Georgia

Conference Description

The 22nd Annual Conference and Trade Show of the Georgia Affordable Housing Coalition will take place March 27 - March 29 at the Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort and Spa in Savannah, GA and will include panel discussions designed for development, construction and management / compliance professionals. Events include Golf, Trade Show and Cocktail Reception.

Register Early

Registration for the conference and hotel begins in early December. The deadline for Hotel registration is February 16th and all attendees must identify themselves as being part of the Coalition conference. Discounted hotel rates of $216 per night for conference attendees.


Member Cost: Before February 18th: $525 per attendee After February 18th: $550 per attendee
Non Member Cost: Before February 18th: $575 per attendee After February 18th: $600 per attendee

Note: Registration for the conference is required in order to participate in the conference and activities (panel discussions, lunch, etc.). Registration for just the Trade Show will allow you to participate in the Trade Show only. If you wish to participate in the conference and exhibit at the Trade Show, then you need to register for both activities.

On-line registration closes March 12, 2019 (deadline to register for the Trade Show is March 1, 2019). Cancellation: Registered attendees cancelling before March 12th will get a full refund. No refunds after March 12th.

Itinerary

March 27
1:30pm - 6:00pmGolf Tournament
1:00pm - 2:30pmWomen's Affordable Housing Network Event - Yoga Class
1:00pm - 4:00pmWomen's Affordable Housing Network Event - Art Workshop

March 28
9:00am - 1:15pmWelcome, General Session, Lunch
1:30pm - 4:45pmPanel discussions - 3 tracks - Development/Finance, Construction/Sustainability and Compliance/Management
5:00pm - 7:00pmTrade Show and Cocktail Reception

March 29
9:00am - 11:00amBreakfast with DCA

Hotel Description

The renovated 403 room, 16 story Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa is Savannah's only AAA Four Diamond hotel. From its perch at Savannah Harbor, our waterfront resort is a haven of Southern elegance and inspires relaxation. Indulge in PGA TOUR golf and treatments at The Greenbrier Spa® at Savannah Harbor, ride the water ferry across the river to Historic District shops and restaurants, or simply unwind by the resort pool.

The Westin Savannah Harbor's guest rooms and suites offer picturesque vistas and amenities reflecting our AAA Four Diamond status. Enjoy Westin's Heavenly Bed® with down blankets and plump pillows, and Westin's Heavenly Bath® with a custom shower. Service Express® provides everything you need with a simple phone call, and casually elegant dining options invite you to savor freshly prepared seafood and river views.

The deadline for Hotel registration is February 16th and all attendees must identify themselves as being part of the Coalition conference. Discounted hotel rates of $216 per night for conference attendees.

Click here for the Westin Savannah Harbor Hotel website to secure your reservations now.

Alternative Accommodation

There are a number of hotels/motels in Savannah "across the river" that might be preferable for some guests. Click on www.hotels.com and enter "Savannah" in the Destination box.

Golf, March 27, 1:30pm Tee Time

The Golf Tournament will begin at 1:30pm on Wednesday March 27. Foursomes will be designed by our own in-house golf pro. Be sure to indicate your handicap on registration. There is a limit of 100 players this year so be sure to register for golf early. Fee for play is $185. Club rentals are $50.

Click here for information and directions.

Women's Affordable Housing Network

Women's Affordable Housing Network: Yoga Class

Savanah Yoga Center will teach a gentle flow class. The instruction will be tailored for all skill levels allowing beginners to try it out and advanced yogis to enjoy the practice. Do not be intimidated to join us in a welcoming environment for any range of thought including this being your first class or feeling as if you are not flexible. We invite you to come learn and see what self-care through yoga is all about. If the weather is fabulous, the class will be held outdoors. Mats will be provided.

This event is open to all attendees of the Georgia Affordable Housing Coalition Conference.

Time: 1 pm - 2:30 pm, Wednesday March 27th
Location: Savannah Yoga Center, 1319 Bull St. Savannah, GA 31401
Cost: $20 per person. Max 45 participants.
More information: http://savannahyoga.com

Click here to register for Yoga Class.

If the weather cooperates and the class is outside, registered participants will receive the meeting location and will need to bring a towel.

Women's Affordable Housing Network: Art Workshop

A/R Workshop is an art workshop in which participants will choose from a wide range of do it yourself projects on various mediums that are stylish and classic while being on-trend, including wooden signs, trays, pillows, frames and more. Come design some fabulous décor to take home.

This event is open to all attendees of the Georgia Affordable Housing Coalition Conference.

Time: 1 pm - 4 pm, Wednesday March 27th
Location: A/R Workshop, 539 East Liberty Street, Unit B, Savannah, GA 31401
Cost:$65 per person
More information:
https://www.arworkshop.com/savannah/

Click here to sign up and pay for your project directly:
https://www.arworkshop.com/savannah/events/womens-affordable-housing-network-event/
Passcode to access: WAH0327
Each participant will be required to register 48 hours before the event to ensure your customization is ready for the class. Payment and Customization is due at registration. Color choices will be made the day of the event.

Stop by our booth too - we look forward to seeing those we know and meeting new friends!





Trade Show, March 28, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Exhibitors will be provided a booth/table and the opportunity to network with literally hundreds of company decision makers in the industry. Regular booths cost $500, and Premium booths cost $750. Electricity is available for $50. Closing date to register online for a booth is March 1st, subject to availability. If booths are still available after March 1st, you can register by calling Maureen Mercer on 404 509 7177.

Register prior to March 1st to ensure firm name gets printed in program; trade show participants who register after March 1st are not guaranteed to have their names on signage.

Exhibitor set-up will be from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm on March 28th. Hotel will accept delivery of trade show materials no earlier than March 25th, 2019. Be sure to include Ga Affordable Housing Coalition Trade Show on your mailing label. Exhibitors must break down after the show. For more information on the trade show, contact Maureen Mercer (404 509 7177 or mmercer@gahcoalition.org).

Click here for more details.

Sponsorship opportunities are available from $2,500 to $15,000+. Click here to learn more.

Agenda

Click here for the conference agenda.