ASHHRA 53rd Annual Conference & Exposition
Sept. 16 - 19, 2017   |   Seattle, Washington

September 16 - 19, 2017 | Seattle, Washington

The ASHHRA 53rd Annual Conference & Exposition will be held at the Washington State Convention Center (705 Pike Street, Seattle, WA 98101). A block of rooms has been reserved at the Sheraton Seattle Hotel, located directly across the street from the center. Below is the schedule of events.


Saturday, September 16

7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.: Registration / Cyber Café & Tech Bar / Resource Center / Charging Station

8:00 – 8:30 a.m.: Networking Breakfast

8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Chapter Leadership Workshop (CLW)

8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Power Sessions

Noon – 2:00 p.m.: Wellness Kits for Boys and Girls Club of Seattle

12:30 – 1:45 p.m.: Lunch for Power Session and CLW Attendees

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: CHHR Exam (Location: WSCC, Room #604)

2:00 – 4:00 p.m.: Power Sessions (continued)

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Welcome Reception (for Full Conference registrants)


Sunday, September 17

6:00 – 7:00 a.m.: Sunrise Yoga (Sheraton Seattle Hotel: Diamond Room)

7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.: Registration / Cyber Café & Tech Bar / Resource Center / Charging Station

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.: Regional Breakfast

9:15 – 10:45 a.m.: Opening Ceremony and Keynote Presentation: Maysoon Zayid

10:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.: Exhibit Hall: Poster Presentations  |  Lunch

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.: Learning Sessions

2:15 – 3:15 p.m:. Learning Sessions

3:30 – 4:30 p.m.: Learning Sessions

4:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Exhibit Hall: Seattle Mixer  |  Poster Presentations

7:00 – 9:00 p.m.: Social Event: Pike Brewing Company


Monday, September 18

6:00 – 7:00 a.m.: Sunrise Yoga (Sheraton Seattle Hotel)

7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.: Registration / Cyber Café & Tech Bar / Resource Center / Charging Station

8:00 – 9:30 a.m.: Healthcare Strategy Breakfast and Keynote Presentation: Cy Wakeman

9:45 – 10:45 a.m.: Learning Sessions

11:00 a.m. – Noon: Learning Sessions

Noon – 2:45 p.m.: Exhibit Hall: Poster Presentations  |  Lunch

2:45 – 3:45 p.m.: Learning Sessions

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Learning Sessions

Free Evening: Attendees plan activities on your own


Tuesday, September 19

6:00 – 7:00 a.m.: Sunrise Yoga (Sheraton Seattle Hotel)

8:00 a.m. – Noon: Cyber Café & Tech Bar / Resource Center / Charging Station

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.: Learning Sessions

9:15 – 10:15 a.m.: Learning Sessions

10:30 a.m. – Noon: Closing Ceremony Brunch and Keynote Presentation: Ricardo Palomares

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