User Conference

MICHIGAN SKYWARD GROUP
ANNUAL FALL CONFERENCE
 

The 2017 MI Skyward User Group conference will be held in Bay City at the Double Tree Bay City Riverfront on Tuesday & Wednesday, November 7 & 8, 2017.

Participant information:

We’re pleased to offer over 100 sessions! Registration will open Friday, September 1, 2017. If you register between September 1 – September 22, 2017, the full conference (or day 1 only) registration cost is $150. If you register on or after Saturday, September 23, 2017, the full conference (or day 1 only) registration cost is $200. If you attend the 2nd day only (half day), the conference registration cost is $75. The registration deadline is Monday, October 30, 2017. No refunds can or will be issued after the registration deadline.

In recognition of the financial challenges all districts in the state of MI are facing, MSUG is offering registration incentives. If a district registers 4 conference participants at the full conference price, the 5th participant attends FREE!

Vendor information:

Registration costs $250 per person and includes one 8" skirted table, continental breakfast, lunch buffet, hospitality hour & entertainment on the first day, a hot breakfast on the second day and internet access. Beverages will be provided throughout the conference. The registration deadline is Monday, October 30, 2017. No refunds can or will be issued after the registration deadline.

Space is limited so register early!

Hospitality hour & Tuesday evening mixer event:

Cool 2 Duel

Link to Agenda - Updated 9-14-2017
(To view the Agenda the best - either print, or click the download button (down arrow) to open in Adobe Reader.)

Link to Session descriptions will be posted soon.

Link to Session handouts & tutorials will be posted soon.

Skyward 1-1: Skyward will offer one on one in the board room during each session. First come, first served. You cannot pre-register for this session. *New* IT support will be available to answer questions.

Click the link below to Register:

http://miskyward.revtrak.net/tek9.asp

Step 1: Click ‘Event Registration’
Step 2: Click the ‘Conference Registration’ link
Step 3: Click the ’17-Participant’ link if you’re a Skyward customer
Click the ’17-Vendor’ link if you’re a Vendor
Step 4: Click ‘click here to register for this class’ link
Step 5: Create a new account (please use your district address in the home address field) or sign in if you created an account last year. Use the password reminder link if you do not remember your password.
Step 6: Complete registration
Step 7: Proceed to Checkout

*If you select the option to pay by check, your total states ‘free’. Your registration is NOT free. Your receipt will reflect a balance of zero in order to checkout. If you need documentation to request a check from your district, please email Dawn.Cruz@hvs.org .

Please make checks payable to: MI Skyward User Group
Please remit payment to:
Attn: Dawn Cruz
2390 S. Milford Road
Highland, MI 48357

Room reservations can be made at the following location:

DoubleTree Bay City Riverfront
One Wenonah Park Place
Bay City, MI 48708
989-891-6000

$112 + tax (please mention “MI Skyward User Group” to get the conference room rate)

Reservation deadline: 10/16/17 Reserve early!

In the event the DoubleTree sells out of rooms, please contact the following hotels:

*NEW*

Comfort Inn Bay City Riverfront (located next to the Double Tree)
501 Saginaw St
Bay City, MI 48708
989-892-3501

$94 + tax (please mention “MI Skyward User Group” to get the conference room rate)
Reservation Deadline: 10/16/17 (after deadline, based on availability)

OR

Courtyard by Marriott (.7 miles from the Double Tree)
2 East Main Street
Bay City, MI 48708

$112 + tax (please mention “MI Skyward User Group” to get the conference room rate)
Reservation Deadline: 10/16/17 (after deadline, based on availability)