NCRA 27TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE

FINAL AGENDA

November 5 - 7, 2019

The DeSoto Hotel in beautiful historic downtown
Savannah, GA

Cutoff date to make reservations under this group to receive the group rate is October 11, 2019. Attendees can make reservations by calling 1-800-239-5118 or by visiting www.thedesotosavannah.com and entering
the Group/Convention Code: NCR
Or using our Reservation Link


Check in time is 4:00 pm check out time is 11:00 am
Reservation cut off date Oct. 3rd, 2019
Room rates will not be guaranteed after the cut off date 


Attendee Registration Info Page 

Exhibitor Registration Info Page 

Hotel Shipping Instructions

 

A Preliminary Guide to the Daily Schedule

Mon Nov. 4th   BOD Meeting - All Day
Tue Nov. 5th   Various User and Sales Meetings 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  Welcome Reception and Marketplace 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Wed Nov. 6th   Breakfast 7:00 am
  Conference open 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  Feature Event - 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thu Nov. 7th   Breakfast & Meet the Committee Chairs 7:00 am
  General & Breakout Sessions  8:00 am - 4:00 pm

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER - Sponsored by TransUnion
Ms Bea Wray

BEA STRICKLAND WRAY

Co-Founder, Millennial Women Network
Fellow, Aspen Global Leadership Network

An innovation expert, Bea helps thought leaders share their stories, passions and knowledge as they invent, launch, and promote new products. As the former Chair of the Entrepreneurship Practice Group at Advantage Media Group, ForbesBooks, Bea further leveraged the wisdom and experience of these innovators through branding, visibility, and marketing efforts substantiated by the ForbesBooks brand name.

Bea is an innovator herself.  She successfully built and eventually sold SourceHarbor Inc.  Along the way, she expanded the company to serve thousands of clients internationally, and has consulted with hundreds of startups. Bea served as the Executive Director of The Creative Coast, a regional non-profit building the innovation economy in Savannah, Georgia where she hosted TEDxCreative Coast and the innovation conference known as GeekEnd. Her years of energy and effort are an immediate benefit to entrepreneurs across 26 countries and throughout the United States.

Bea's upcoming book, titled What Harvard Taught Me, But My Kids Made Me Learn, is expected to arrive soon. She is looking forward to sharing how her experiences as a mother of three taught her how to negotiate, communicate, and adapt in the business world.

Bea holds an MBA with Distinction from Harvard Business School, is a summa cum laude graduate of Emory University, and is one of South Carolina’s prestigious Liberty Fellows of the Aspen Global Leadership Network. She is a frequent keynote speaker on innovation, entrepreneurship and business growth, and an inspiring contributor to various publications, including Entrepreneur.com, The Grindstone, and The Savannah Morning News.

 

Emcee - Murem Sharpe

With a career spanning over five decades, Murem Sharpe is a technology business founder and advisor, experienced Fortune 500 executive and former U.S. Senate staffer. Today she is Principal and Founder of StrategyRx, bringing breakthrough products and services in medicine and healthcare to market. She has pursued a successful career as a corporate executive managing product lines, business units, divisions and corporate functions that delivered valuable products and services to customers in industries including healthcare, financial services, technology, consumer products, automotive, and aerospace...  Click for full bio

 

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR 
2019 SPONSORS!

MeridianLink Platinum Feature Event
TransUnion Gold Keynote Speaker
TaxReturnVerifications.com Gold Emcee
FICO Gold Welcome Reception / Marketplace
CreditXpert Silver Name Badge Lanyards
SharperLending Silver Welcome Bags
Experian Silver Room Keys
eCredable Silver Wednesday Breakfast
Foley & Lardner, LLP Silver Wednesay Networking Lunch
CSD/Avantus Silver Wednesday PM Break
PitchPoint Solutions Silver Thursday Awards Luncheon
ServiceLink Silver Footstep Decals
TazWorks Bronze Wednesday AM Break
Equifax Bronze Thursday AM Break
NXG Strategies Bronze Thursday PM Break
Appriss Insights Bronze  

 

AIRPORT INFORMATION
  
SAVANNAH/HILTON HEAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT - SAV
400 Airways Ave, Savannah, GA 31408

Just a short 20 minute drive from the airport to the hotel
Typical taxi cost one way is approximately $28.00