2018 Tri-State Conference

The 2018 Tri-State Conference Adventures in Healthcare Marketing and PR will be held September 19-21 at the Glacier Canyon Lodge – Wilderness Resort in Wisconsin Dells, Wis. The conference will feature lively keynote speakers, workshops, networking opportunities, an exhibitor showcase and a grand awards ceremony. The conference hosts are the Illinois Society for Healthcare Marketing & Public Relations, Minnesota Health Strategy & Communications Network and Wisconsin Healthcare Public Relations & Marketing Society.

Who Should Attend?
Public relations, marketing and business development professionals throughout the country looking to further their healthcare knowledge and expertise should consider attending. Members and non-members of the three organizations are welcome to attend the conference.


Conference Schedule
(Subject to change)


Wednesday, September 19

10:30 a.m. Golf Outing at Trappers Turn Golf Club

3:00-5:00 p.m. Exhibitor Setup

4:00-5:00 p.m. Conference Registration

5:00-6:00 p.m. Happy Hour With Exhibitor Showcase

6:00-6:30 p.m. Transportation to Knuckleheads

6:00-9:30 p.m. Networking Event With Exhibitors at Knuckleheads

Thursday, September 20

7:30-8:30 a.m. Breakfast and Exhibitor Showcase

8:30-9:00 a.m. State Annual Meetings

9:00-10:30 a.m. Keynote Speaker

10:30-11:00 a.m. Break and Exhibitor Showcase

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Breakout Sessions 1

12:00-1:30 p.m. Lunch and Exhibitor Showcase

1:30-2:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions 2

2:30-3:00 p.m. Break and Exhibitor Showcase

3:00-4:00 p.m. Breakout Sessions 3

4:00-4:15 p.m. Break and Exhibitor Showcase

4:15-5:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions 4

6:30-7:30 p.m. Cocktail Hors d’oeuvres Reception with Exhibitor Showcase

7:30-9:30 p.m. Dinner, Leadership Recognition and Awards Ceremonies

9:30 p.m. Networking Event

Friday, September 21

7:45-8:45 a.m. Breakfast

8:45-9:45 a.m. Panel Discussion

9:45-11:00 a.m. Keynote Speaker

11:00 a.m. Conference Concludes




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