Saturday, Feb. 23, 7-11 p.m.
Attend this year's annual Exchange kick-off party in Louisville style! You don't want to miss another great pre-conference event. With tasty food, drinks and conversation, this year's Get-Acquainted Party features an elegant southern theme with a modern twist.
Partake in an authentic bourbon tasting with experts available to provide facts and suggestions regarding the provided bourbons. As the home of America's most famous horse race, come test your luck at an animated horse race track. Place wagers on races as a live race caller officiates over each race, creating all the excitement of a real track.
Entertainment will be provided by DJ Ryan Cox, playing a variety of music including oldies and country which will be sure to keep the evening lively. Also enjoy a professional rolling DVD show with logos, photos and music videos.
Admission includes two drink tickets per person, a hefty assortment of food, games and entertainment. The party is included in the delegate and guest full registrations and can also be purchased à la carte.Fun Run/Walk
Sunday, Feb. 24, 6 a.m. start
Can't wait for the start of Exchange 2013? Like to get a head start in the morning? Didn't bother to go to sleep after a late night at the Get-Acquainted Party? This early Sunday morning event is for you.
Meet up with other fitness enthusiasts and head out for a short jaunt around Louisville. There is no fee for the Fun Run, but please let us know if you're bringing your running shoes by marking this event on the registration form.Welcome Reception
Sunday, Feb. 24, 4:30-6 p.m.
This Expo Hall event is open to everyone—all registered delegates, exhibitors and guests. Enjoy a beverage and an appetizer or two while you stroll through the trade show. The Welcome Reception is a casual opportunity to network, do business or simply relax with other attendees while bringing the first day of the Expo to a close.President's Banquet and Club GEAPS
Tuesday, Feb. 26, 6-11 p.m.
Wrap up Exchange 2013 with an evening of eating, socializing and reminiscing. Begin the night with a pre-dinner reception (beverage coupons will be provided with banquet ticket), followed by a delicious gourmet dinner with your fellow attendees and guests.
After dinner, enjoy some comical entertainment from one of the most versatile entertainers and physical comedians working today. He has performed for an amazing range of dignitaries from Bill Gates to the Prime Minister of Canada. Expect to be amused and entertained in the most unique way!
Following the banquet, continue the festivities by attending Club GEAPS. This year, we are pleased to feature The Louisville Crashers as our Club GEAPS entertainment. They are an incredible, interactive cover band with an amazing range of songs. Mingle with friends and other delegates while listening (or dancing) to some great music. Dessert will be provided. Guests who decorated a Kentucky Derby hat earlier in the week are encouraged to wear it to show off their handiwork.
Banquet tickets are included in delegate and guest full registrations and can also be purchased à la carte. Club GEAPS does not require a ticket and is open to all Exchange 2013 attendees and guests.