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Sunday, October 7, 2018 at 9:00 AM CDT
Monday, October 8, 2018 at 3:30 PM CDT

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Emporia State University Memorial Union 2nd Floor 
1331 Market Street
Emporia, KS 66801

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Vendor Chair Brad Johnson 
The Kansas Association for the Gifted Talented and Creative 

KGTC 2018 Annual Conference

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Thank you for your interest in the 2018 KGTC Conference  We look forward to seeing you at Emporia State University this fall!

Hotel Registration: 

Rooms can be reserved at a reduced rate of $99 per night by mentioning the conference

Hampton Inn

2900 Eaglecrest Drive, Emporia, KS 66801 • 620.412.9040


Here are some of the highlights you'll want to be aware of!

Sunday, October 7 - Set up begins at 8:00am

9:30 - Keynote

10:45 - 11:00 Reception/Vendor Break

11:45 - 12:00 Vendor Break

12:00 - 1:00 Lunch

1:00 - 1:15 Vendor Break

2:00 - 2:15 Vendor Break

3:00 - 3:15 Vendor Break

4:30 - 5:30 Regional Showcase Celebration, Twin Rivers Winery

Monday, October 9 - 8:00 - 4:00

8:30 - Keynote 

 10:00 - 10:15 Reception/Vendor Break

11:00 - 11:15 Vendor Break

12:00 - 1:15 Business Meeting/Awards LUNCH

1:15 - 3:30 Vendor Break

2:15 - 2:30 Vendor Break


a. Non-Profit: Organizations will be charged based on the following criteria.
•Non-Profit organizations will be assessed an exhibitor fee of $10 per table if the organization is promoting products or services for which the organization receives compensation.
•Non-Profit organizations will not be assessed an exhibitor fee if the table is for general promotion of the organization.

b. For-Profit: For-Profit organizations will be assessed an exhibitor fee of $50 per table.
•Recognized Student Organizations & University Departments: Organizations exhibiting at a conference or event are exempt from space usage fees.

If the exhibit poses a potential risk of harm, the organization may be required to provide a certificate of insurance to the Memorial Union prior to setting up the exhibit. The certificate must indicate general liability coverage in the minimum amount of $100,000.00. The certificate must also name Emporia State University and the Memorial Union as additionally insured.

•For-Profit exhibit with sale of goods or services ($50/table)
•Emporia State University College, Department, or Program (no charge)
For additional information, please contact Convention Chair Connie Phelps at cphelps@emporia.edu, Vendor Chair Brad Johnson at bradfordj58@hotmail.com or KGTC Treasurer Bonnie Houk at kgtc.treas@gmail.com

We look forward to a great convention!