2017 Connect Sports Agenda

Saturday, August 19

All Day

Golf Arrivals

Sunday, August 20

7 a.m.

Golf Tournament (at Bayou Oaks at City Park)

Register: Planners | Suppliers

2 p.m.

Visit Myrtle Beach Basketball Tournament (at Hilton Riverside Health Club courts)

Register: Planners | Suppliers

Monday, August 21

12-6 p.m.


Registration + Reception: Get your name badge, meet the helpful Connect staff and introduce yourself to the new faces you’ll be learning alongside for the next three days.

4-7 p.m.

Pregame Hospitality Suite (Invitation Only)

Sponsored by Sports Virginia

7-10 p.m.

Connect Sports Opening Reception

10 p.m.-12 a.m.


Tuesday, August 22

7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

Registration & Information Desk

8-9:15 a.m.

Breakfast & Keynote

9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Marketplace Appointments

12:30-2:30 p.m.

Lunch & Keynote

2:45-3:30 p.m.

Sports Education

3:30-5 p.m.


5-9:30 p.m.

Open Night

9:30-11:30 p.m.


Wednesday, August 23

8-9:15 a.m.


9:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Education Sessions

12:30-1:45 p.m.


1:45-2:45 p.m.

Community Connection: A CSR Project

3-6 p.m.

Marketplace Appointments

*Agenda subject to change

6-7 p.m.

Championship Basketball Game

8-10 p.m.

Closing Reception

Host Sponsor

New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau

Exclusive Partner