Wednesday, Aug. 16
The 2017 BTA National Conference will begin at 4:30 p.m. with welcoming comments. The keynote address and a break will follow. Breaks between sessions on both days will give attendees time to visit with peers and exhibiting sponsors. A welcoming dinner, entertainment and an awards ceremony will be held from 6:30 until 9:30 p.m.
Thursday, Aug. 17
Breakfast will be served from 7 until 8 a.m., followed by opening comments and three educational sessions. Lunch will be served from noon until 1 p.m. Following lunch, three more educational sessions will be held.
From 7 until 10 p.m., attendees will travel to Treasure Island Hotel & Casino to see Cirque du Soleil's Mystère performance.
Friday, Aug. 18
Breakfast will be served from 7 until 8 a.m., followed by opening comments and the dealer panel. Following the dealer panel, the final two educational sessions will be held. Closing comments and exhibitor prize drawings will be held from 11:45 until noon. Dealers can also enter the BTA Events Sweepstakes during the 2017 BTA National Conference