Wing Staff Conference
CAF Members Only annual conference. The 2019 Wing Staff Conference will take place February 28 - March 3, 2019 at the Westin Galleria in Dallas, Texas! CAF Members Only annual conference. The 2019 Wing Staff Conference will take place February 28 - March 3, 2019 at the Westin Galleria in Dallas, Texas!
To attend this conference you must be a CAF Member (Colonel, Preservation Colonel, Life Member or Cadet). Registration includes all meals, sessions and a ticket to the CAF Hall of Fame Banquet. For additional questions, call (877) 767-7175, ext. 123 or email Lawanda Strhan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are unable to attend the conference sessions, but would like to attend the CAF Hall of Fame Banquet or have a guest who will be attending the meals only, tickets for those individuals and events are available on the registration form as well. To attend any one of the day trips, please add that to your registration form, some day trips have an additional cost.
EVENT SCHEDULE Thursday, Feb 28 * 8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. American Airpower Heritage Flying Museum Board * 9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. American Airpower Heritage Museum Board * 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. American Airpower Heritage Foundation Board * 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration Open * 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. General Staff Meeting
Friday, March 1 * 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration Open * 9:00 a.m. Ground Breaking of the National Aviation Education Center at CAF Headquarters (Transportation provided with reservation, if you register and select Headquarters Tour) * 12:30 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. Lunch & Opening Session * 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Break Out Session 1 (Safety Review, Crafting Your Story, Education Day) * 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Break Out Session 2 (Safety Presentation, Member Services, Child Protection, Finance Officer Training) * 4:30 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Break Out Session 3 (Operations/Insurance, Navigating the HQ Website, Museum Artifact Guidance, Finance Officer Training Cont.) * 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Welcome Reception Dinner On Your Own
Saturday, March 2 * 8:00 a.m. Registration Opens * 8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Breakout Session 4 (Child Protection, Aerial View of a New Member) * 8:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. IP/CK Instructor Training, a closed session * 9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Breakout Session 5 (Social Media, Dome Theater, Quickbooks Online) * 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Breakout Session 6 (Social Media, Ground Forces, Quickbooks Online) * 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Lunch with State of CAF Presentation & Awards * 1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Breakout Session 7 (Drug/Alcohol Program, Art of the Ask, Merchandise, Vehicle Safety) * 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Breakout Session 8 (Member Retention, Normandy Update) * 3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Phillips Oil Presentation * 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. CAF Hall of Fame Induction Banquet
Sunday, March 3 * 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Breakfast/CAF Advisory Council * 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Cavanaugh Flight Museum Tour, $35, must register in advance.
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The conference will be held at the Westin Galleria Dallas, 13340 Dallas Parkway, Dallas, TX. • Complimentary wireless internet in guestrooms • Complimentary self-parking