When

Friday, February 23, 2018 at 6:00 PM CST
-to-
Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 5:00 PM CST

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Where

Crowne Plaza Aire - Minneapolis Airport 
Three Appletree Sqaure
Bloomington, MN 55425
 

 
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Contact

Jenna Hershelman, Program Director 
Gamma Sigma Sigma National Service Sorority 
 
program@gammasigmasigma.org 
 

Gamma Sigma Sigma National Conferences   Minneapolis, MN | Feburary 23-24, 2018

The National Board of Directors along with the National Program Committee invites you to attend the National Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

This season's conference theme will be: Learn. Serve. Impact.

This conference season will be an opportunity to help you better understand yourself and to learn from others as we bring members of all levels together – new, seasoned, collegiate, and alumni.

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Registration Cost: $50.00 per person

On-Time Registration Deadline – 2/5/18

Late Registration Deadline + Cost – 2/6/18 – 2/10/18 + $10 late registration fee

Check Payments Due – 2/5/18 

Registration Cancellation/Substitutions  Cancellations (w/ refund) by 2/5/18 (no refunds will be issued after this date). Substitutions are due to the Program Director by 2/10/18.

What You Can Expect at the Minneapolis Conference

Agenda

Friday 2/23/18: You should plan to arrive at the hotel no later than 5:00 pm if you are attending the Membership Training Workshop on this night. The workshop will include, but not be limited to; officer training, how to complete National Reports, completing  MIT requests and more. Members of the NBD will be on hand to take your questions! Specific start time will be announced in December 2017. This portion of the conference is open to any GSS member regardless if they have registered for the conference. (You must have registered and paid ahead of time to attend on Saturday though)

Saturday 2/24/18: You will start the day with breakfast on your own and the registration will open at 8:00 am and conference programming will begin promptly at 9:00am. The conference will include group workshops and activities, group service project, lunch (will be provided), 4 workshops (you will choose 2 to attend) + networking opportunities and plenty of time to get to know your fellow conference attendees. The conference will end no later than 5:00pm. Specific details will be announced in December 2017 including the opportunity to  select which workshops you would like to attend.

Registration Cost & Other Information

How much is registration? Registration is $50.00 per person. This cost includes the conference on Saturday, workshop materials, favors and lunch. 

Can I use travel pool? How do I use travel pool? Yes, each chapter may elect to have their $250 travel pool applied to their registration fees for one conference.  Otherwise, chapters will receive a $250 reimbursement after attending a conference. You can use the coupon code TP2018 at checkout to use your chapter’s travel pool towards the cost of registration.

You will be notified by email if your chapter has used all travel pool fund towards registration. All registrations that are not covered by travel pool will need to be paid before the registration deadline. You will be notified by email if there are any discrepancies with your chapter's use of travel pool.

Travel pool is only available to chapters and colonies current in their dues, travel pool, reports, bylaws and standing rules/member in training policies.

What should I bring? Comfortable attire (jeans & GSS tee-shirt) can be worn on Friday afternoon. Members are encouraged to wear business casual attire on Saturday.  A sweater may be needed as the meeting rooms may be a bit chilly. Conference specific service project information will be announced in December 2017.

 

Registration and Cancellation Policy:

Check payments are due by  2/5/18

If for some reason you have registered for the Minneapolis conference and are no longer able to attend, please note that the last day to cancel your registration will be on 2/5/18. The registration fee is non-refundable if you cancel after 2/5/18.  Substitutions can be made until 2/10/18.