Program Information

2018 Theme: Rising Strong Together

Joe Macbeth is confirmed for Thursday's keynote plenary session and will be doing DSP breakout sessions Thursday and Friday.

Jonathan Martinis will be presenting multiple break out sessions on Supported Decision Making.

Drew Basham will be performing as ending keynote Friday during lunch.

Read more about them on the Presenters page.

The Program at a Glance can be viewed and downloaded by clicking HERE.

The full Program Guide can be viewed and downloaded by clicking HERE.

Employment and Community First (ECF) CHOICES First Annual Direct Support Professionals (DSP) Recognition Award Reception - the MCOs will be honoring Direct Support Professionals who work hard to support people in the Employment and Community First CHOICES program! On Thursday, after sessions from 5:30 - 7:00 pm, there will be a special reception for DSPs in the Capitol Ballroom where the award winners will be recognized. The reception is free only to DSPs. If you are DSP and would like to attend, register HERE.

The temperature of meeting rooms throughout the conference center will be set at 72 degrees. Please dress accordingly and if you are cold-natured, dress in layers and bring a sweater or jacket.

Photographs and videos will be taken at the conference. Attendance constitutes permission to use images and videos of those at the event on this website and in promotional materials.

This conference is FRAGRANCE FREE!  Please refrain from using perfumes, colognes, or scented personal products in consideration of people with chemical sensitivities.