Annual Conference

Annual Conference

LACE/MACE Joint Conference
July 17-19, 2019
Beau Rivage Resort & Casino
Biloxi, MS

Register

 

 

Hotel

Beau Rivage
875 Beach Blvd
Biloxi, MS 39530
Rate: $159/night
Deadline for conference rate: June 26, 2019
Reservation Site

 

 

Conference Schedule

View the full conference schedule here

 

Sponsorships

If your organization or institution is interested in sponsorship opportunities, see the attached Sponsorship Form. Contact Whitney McDowell-Robinson, Ph.D., Sponsorship Committee Chair, at wmcdowell@tougaloo.edu for more information.

Conference Sponsors:

Gold

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc.

Silver

Mississippi State University

Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company

University of Southern Mississippi

Bronze

Mississippi Public Service Commission

Tougaloo College

 

Committee Volunteers:

Planning a successful conference requires coordination by a collective of talents and contributions from volunteers. Please e-mail Ryan Colvin at ryan.colvin@millsaps.edu if you are willing to lend your time to help make this year’s conference a success. Committees and chairs are listed below:

Sponsorship:

  • Whitney McDowell-Robinson, Ph.D. (Tougaloo), Chair
  • Pamilia Clark (Alcorn State)

Registration:

  • Daniel Morgan (Mississippi State), Chair
  • Kena Smith (Trustmark)

Silent Auction:
Suggested items can include items $20 and up, to include organizational swag, items solicited by our members from businesses in their communities, gifts, crafts, hotel stays, and more.

  • Sherry Griffin (Ingalls), Chair
  • Nakikke Johnson (Delta State)

Goodie Bag and Welcome:
Suggested items include organizational swag, items solicited by our members from businesses in their communities, and the like. Items we have had in the past have been note pads, small bottles of water, treats, gum, candy, crackers, cookies, chips, pencils/pens, cups, thumb drives, coupons, and more.

  • Lynne Card (Tower Loan), Chair

Door Prizes:
Suggested items would be no more than $15 and can include organizational swag, items solicited by our members from businesses in their communities, and the like. Items we have had in the past have been mugs, t-shirts, hats, umbrellas, gift cards, tools, books, crafts, and more.

  • Alisa Hughes (Hinds), Chair