Member Connection Points

Make the Most of Your Annual Conference Trip with New Ways to Connect

Community College Business Officers looks forward to welcoming you to the Annual Conference in Fort Worth, Texas. To help you make the most of your time, CCBO provides these Conference to-dos.

Download the Conference App
When you download the CCBO Conference App, you can view the agenda, plan your schedule, connect with other attendees, receive updates before and during the event, and access speaker information. 
Tip: Download the app now to explore it ahead of the Conference. 

Plan your Business Partner Presentations strategy
When: Sunday, October 27 at 3:15 p.m.
Where: Texas Ballroom Pre-Function space
What: Exhibiting CCBO Business Partners will be offering 15-minute presentations and demonstrations on Sunday, October 27. Your vendor Business Partners will be presenting solutions to your office’s pain points and offering product demonstrations. Plan which vendors you would like to visit during this time to learn more about the products and services that benefit you. 
Tip: Want to see a product demo? Connect with Business Partners through the app and let them know what you want to see. 

Attend the Opening Reception
When: Sunday, October 27 from 5 – 7 p.m.
Where: Texas Ballroom Foyer
What: Designed to allow you to connect with colleagues, the Opening Reception features refreshments and entertainment you won’t want to miss, including Texas armadillo races!
Tip: Use the conference app to message fellow attendees and make dinner plans following the reception.  

Technology Lunch – Grab a Byte
When: Monday, October 28 at 12:10 p.m.
Where: Texas Ballroom E
What: Business Partners in the technology industry will host Tech Tables on Monday, October 28. Whether you want to chat with other users of your current technology solution or if you are in the market for a new product or service, sit with attendees to discuss your challenges and the software solutions that aim to resolve them. 
Tip: Contact technology vendors through the app let them know you are looking forward to lunch.

CCBO understands that in addition to the exposure to the many learning opportunities at the Annual Conference, you may need some time to disconnect, relax and process your newfound knowledge. With built-in agenda breaks, a planned excursion to tour AT&T Stadium – Home of the Dallas Cowboys, and a few fun surprises, CCBO built a conference that helps you grow professionally and return to your office refreshed and ready to put your skills to work.