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Schedule  

Sunday  |  Monday  |  Tuesday  |  Wednesday  |  Thursday 

 

Please note schedule is subject to change. Last updated 02/20/19. 
 
Sunday, April 7 

11:30 am-5:00 pm
 


 
 
LEAPS Training -
by invitation only                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          
4:00 pm-6:00 pm 

 
Registration

 
4:00 pm-6:00 pm 

 
VIP Registration 

 
5:30 pm-6:30 pm 
 
 
LEAPS Reception - by invitation only   
 
6:45 pm-7:45 pm 

 
ARDA-WIN Reception 

 
Monday, April 8 
7:30 am-6:00 pm 

 
Registration 

 
7:30 am-6:00 pm 

 
VIP Registration 

 
7:30 am-9:00 am 

 
LEAP into ARDA

 
8:00 am-5:00 pm 

 
VIP Lounge 
Sponsored by ResortCom
 
 
8:00 am-5:00 pm 


 
ProPic Headshot Studio 
Sponsored by First American Title Insurance Company 

 
8:00 am-5:00 pm  

 
Committee Meetings  

 
8:00 am-10:00 am  

 
Committee Meeting Coffee Break 

 
9:00 am-2:00 pm  











 
Fundamentals of Timeshare- Open to all
Sponsored by Liberty Bank & Wellington Financial

Finance: 9:00 am-9:30 am

Legal: 9:30 am-10:00 am

Resort Operations: 10:00 am-10:30 am

Marketing: 1:00 pm- 1:30 pm

Sales: 1:30 pm-2:00 pm

10:00 am-Noon 

 
Forum 1 - How to Encourage Ordinary Greatness
Sponsored by Fidelity National Timeshare
 
12:00 pm-5:00 pm 

 
Press Office 

 
1:00 pm-3:00 pm 


 
Forum 2 - Celebrating 50 Forward: Innovators and Influencers    Sponsored by Nordis Technologies 

 
2:00 pm-3:00 pm  

 
Committee Meeting Coffee Break  

 
3:30 pm-5:00 pm 

 


















 
General Session with Keynote Speaker 
Sponsored by RCI 
 

                                 2019 AW Keynote Speaker Pic     

                                        David Nour                                                      Growth Strategist and Expert on Relationship Economics                                                             Read Bio here.                     

5:00 pm-6:00 pm 

 
 
New Member Welcome Reception                                                  Sponsored by Holiday Inn Club Vacations 


5:00 pm-6:30 pm 


 
Welcome Reception in the Marketplace - open to all attendees
 

 
5:00 pm-6:30 pm 
 

 
Marketplace Open 

 
7:00 pm-10:00 pm 












 
Opening Night Party open to all attendees
Sponsored by RCI 
 
ARDA 2019 Welcome Reception – Hosted by RCI
Cuba Libre Restaurant Rum Bar
Monday, April 8, 2019
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Cuba Libre is 1.2 miles from the Hilton Orlando. Motor Coach shuttle provided.


 
Tuesday, April 9 
7:30 am-5:00 pm 

 
Registration
                               
                                                                             
7:30 am-5:00 pm 

 
VIP Registration 

 
8:00 am-5:00 pm



 
ProPic Headshot Studio 
Sponsored by First American Title Insurance Company 

 
8:00 am-5:00 pm  

 
Committee Meetings 

 
8:00 am-5:00 pm  

 
VIP Lounge
Sponsored by ResortCom
 
9:00 am-5:00 pm  

 
Press Office  

 
9:00 am-10:15 am   

 
Educational Session Wave 1  -  To view full schedule please click here. 

 
10:30 am-11:30 am










 

 
General Session: Meet the Leaders  
Sponsored by Baker Hostetler

Moderator: Howard Nusbaum, President & CEO, ARDA

Speakers:
 Michael Brown, CEO, Wyndham Destinations
 Mike Dudick, Co-Owner, Developer and CEO, Breckenridge Grand                                                                                     Vacations
 Michael Flaskey, CEO, Diamond Resorts
 Tom Nelson, President & CEO, Holiday Inn Club Vacations
 Mark Wang, CEO, Hilton Grand Vacations

 
11:30 am-4:00 pm  

 
Marketplace Open  

 
12:00 pm-1:00 pm 

 
Lunch in the Marketplace  

 
1:00 pm-3:30 pm  

 
ARDA Board of Directors Meeting - closed meeting 

 
1:00 pm-2:30 pm  

 
Speed Lead  - by invitation only 

 
1:00 pm-1:45 pm  

 
Campfire Session 1 (first come, first served seating) Key West A
Sponsored by Manley Deas Kochalski LLC
 
1:00 pm- 2:15 pm 

 
Educational Session Wave 2  To view full schedule please click here.  

 
2:00 pm- 2:45 pm 


 
Fireside Chat 1 (first come, first served seating) Key West B
Sponsored by Manley Deas Kochalski LLC

 
2:30 pm- 3:45 pm 

 
Educational Session Wave 3 To view full schedule  please click here.   

 
4:00 pm- 5:00 pm 

 










 
General Session: Chief Marketing and Branding Officer Panel                                             Sponsored by Diamond Resorts 

Moderator: Howard Nusbaum, President & CEO, ARDA

Speakers:
 Noah Brodsky, Chief Brand Officer, Wyndham Destinations
 Denise Godreau, Chief Brand and Innovation Officer, Holiday Inn Club                                                                                            Vacations
 Famous Rhodes, EVP, Chief Marketing Officer, Bluegreen Vacations 
 Sherri Silver, Chief Marketing Officer, Hilton Grand Vacations
 Jeff Solomon, Chief Marketing Officer, Diamond Resorts
 Ovi Vitas, Chief Brand and Digital Officer, Marriott Vacations Worldwide
 
5:00 pm- 6:00 pm 


 
TYPG (Timeshare Young Professionals Group) Reception
Sponsored by Greenberg Traurig 

 
9:00 pm 
 
Interval International's Party With a Cause 

 
Wednesday, April 10 
8:00 am-4:00 pm 

 
Registration                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       
8:00 am-4:00 pm 

 
VIP Registration 

 
8:00 am-4:00 pm 


 
ProPic Headshot Studio 
Sponsored by First American Title Insurance Company 
 
8:00 am-5:00 pm 

 
Committee Meetings  

 
8:00 am-5:00 pm 


 
VIP Lounge
Sponsored by ResortCom
 
8:30 am-9:30 am 

 
Educational Session Wave 4 To view full schedule please click here.  

 
9:00 am-5:00 pm 

 
Press Office 

 
10:30 am-11:30 am 

 






 
General Session: Lion’s Den  
Sponsored by Vacatia

Panelists:
 Steve Weisz, President and CEO, Marriott Vacations Worldwide
 Jared Saft, Chief Business Officer, Westgate Resorts
 Caroline Shin, CEO and Co-Founder, Vacatia
 Mark Nuzzo, Executive VP, Global Resort Operations, Diamond Resorts

 
11:30 am-3:00 pm 

 
Marketplace Open 

 
12:00 pm-1:00 pm  
 

 
Lunch in the Marketplace 


 
12:00 pm-1:30 pm  

 
State Regulators Luncheon - by invitation only 
Sponsored by Greenspoon Marder
 
1:00 pm-1:45 pm 

 
Campfire Session 2 - (first come, first served seating) Key West A
Sponsored by Manley Deas Kochalski LLC
 
1:30 pm-2:45 pm  

 
Educational Session Wave 5 To view full schedule please click here. 

 
2:00 pm- 2:45 pm 


 
Fireside Chat 2(first come, first served seating) Key West B
Sponsored by Manley Deas Kochalski LLC

 
3:00 pm-4:15 pm 

 
Educational Session Wave 6 - To view full schedule please click here.  
 
 3:00 pm-4:15 pm 

 
AMDETUR Update 
Sponsored by Global Connections, Inc. 
 4:00 pm-5:00 pm 


 
Resort Managers Meet and Greet
Sponsored by Concord

 
4:30 pm-5:30 pm  


 
Mexico & Caribbean Reception 
Sponsored by Global Connections, Inc. 
 

 
6:00 pm-7:00 pm 


 
Awards Finalists Reception                                                                Sponsored by Wyndham Destinations 

 
7:00 pm-10:00 pm  

 


 
Awards Gala Dinner with Comedian Keith Alberstadt- ticketed event                                                                                                                     For more info, click here.
       

 
Thursday, April 11 
8:00 am-9:30 am 

 
 






















 
Breakfast of Champions - ticketed event                                          Sponsored by Hilton Grand Vacations
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