With 100 Clubhouses in 19 countries around the world, The Clubhouse Network believes deeply in the importance of professional development for staff, and therefore organizes an Annual Conference for the Clubhouse Community to come together, build skills, share ideas, reflect on experiences, and plan for the future. Over 150 Clubhouse staff, Directors, and partners from academia, research, government, and the corporate sector typically attend.




ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2018

The Clubhouse Community: Celebrating 25 Years of Global Youth Impact



LOCATION: Sheraton Gunter Hotel; San Antonio, Texas

DATES: April 10-12
POST-CONFERENCE:
April 13

LOCAL HOST: The Best Buy Teen Tech Center @ Family Service Association of San Antonio




Registration is now closed. Contact Lynn Murray if you have any questions.

Please note: This event is open solely to The Clubhouse Network and invited guests.



HOTEL INFORMATION

The Conference will be held at the Sheraton Gunter Hotel, 205 E Houston St., San Antonio, TX 78205, USA

RATE: The rate for single and double occupancy is $159+ taxes USD. The deadline for reservations is March 8, 2018.

RESERVATIONS: The deadline for making hotel reservations and receiving the discounted rate has passed. The hotel is sold out on April 7 and 8. However, you can try to book for the remainder of the week by calling (210) 227-3241.

For those who are still seeking a room on 4/7 or 4/8, we’ve reserved a block of rooms at the Courtyard Marriott/Market Square (660 Santa Rosa South, San Antonio, TX).

The rate is $139/per night and the hotel is an 8 minute ride from the conference. You may book online or by calling 210-229-9449 and referencing "The Clubhouse Network." The deadline for reservations is March 19.



THE CLUBHOUSE PROJECT FAIR & COMMUNITY SHOWCASE

We invite you to highlight the creative work your young people are producing in your space each day. Show us what you’re most proud of!

NEW THIS YEAR: Share your community with us! What makes the community where your Clubhouse is located unique? Share food, crafts, artwork, tradition, maps, and more. Let’s celebrate the rich diversity of our Network!

Wednesday, April 11
Regions: Latin America, West Coast, Southeast

Thursday, April 12
Regions: EMEA, APAC, Northeast, Midwest, Southwest

Each Clubhouse will be assigned a 6-foot table to display all items. For more information about the Fair, please contact Lynn Murray.



CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

April 9 (Best Buy Teen Tech Center Closed Sessions)
April 10–12 (Conference)
April 13 (Post Conference)

Sunday, April 8
4:00–6:00PM Registration for Best Buy Teen Tech Centers, National Partners, and C2C Pathway Coordinators


Monday, April 9
1:00–6:00PM General Conference Registration
6:00–9:00PM Welcome Meet Up

Best Buy Teen Tech Center Closed Sessions
9:00AM–4:00PM Best Buy and National Partner Meeting, including C2C Pathway Coordinators
4:00PM Reception


Tuesday, April 10
9:00AM–5:00PM First Day of Conference
6:00–9:00PM Annual Party


Wednesday, April 11
9:00AM–3:00PM Second Day of Conference
Project Fair Part 1
Regional Meetings


Thursday, April 12
9:00AM–5:00PM Final Day of Conference
Project Fair Part 2


Friday, April 13
Post-Conference
9:00AM–12:00PM
1:00PM–4:00PM




2018 PRESENTING SPONSOR




PARTNERS




For more information about becoming a sponsor of The Clubhouse Network Annual Conference, please contact Executive Director Gail Breslow at gbreslow@theclubhousenetwork.org or 617-589-0387.