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Come to grow, connect and advance.
Leave inspired, empowered and refreshed.
October 13-15 • Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina
The NACWAA National Convention is the premier conference for women working in intercollegiate athletics. Attended by athletics directors, conference commissioners, coaches, senior woman administrators and staff from all divisions of intercollegiate athletics, this annual gathering provides three days of leadership training, networking and inspiration. It also provides attendees a platform to gather, share and discuss best practices, current issues, trends and changes affecting intercollegiate athletics.
No matter where you are in your career, the NACWAA National Convention is the place to gain valuable knowledge and experience the best professional development opportunities offered to women. Online registration opens July 11 and includes:
- Best-in-class leadership development and career advancement programming
- Focused learning and growth opportunities including Executive and Fundraising tracks
- Opportunities to connect and engage with key influencers, industry leaders and search firms
- Four meals: one breakfast, two lunches and one dinner
Four networking receptions showcasing San Diego’s signature venues and friendly climate
Highlights of the 2012 National Convention
Inspiring professional and leadership development programs, including:
- Facilities Bootcamp sponsored by 360 Architecture
Search Firm Process featuring top firms in intercollegiate athletics
Outstanding networking opportunities, including:
- Access to search firms and hirers
- Group Dinners in the Power & Light District
- Lunch with the Experts
Events celebrating and honoring outstanding women in the profession:
- Nike Lifetime Achievement and Award of Distinction Luncheon
- Jostens Administrator of the Year Luncheon
Olympic Salute and celebration of the "Year of the Woman"
Lively and entertaining social activities:
- Foundation Auction including dinner and live entertainment
- Welcome Reception in the Power & Light District
- Committee & New Member Reception