2019 Annual Conference
Agenda

DAY ONE | Sunday, September 15, 2019

11:00a - 5:00p | REGISTRATION

11:30a - 12:20p | LUNCH, for CFP Ethics CE Course and Multi-State Insurance Attendees only

12:30p - 2:30p | CFP ETHICS WORKSHOP (Pre-Registration Required)

2:45p - 4:45p | MULTI-STATE INSURANCE CE (Pre-Registration Required)

5:00p - 6:30p | WELCOME RECEPTION

DAY TWO | Monday, September 16, 2019

7:30a - 8:45p | REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST

8:45a - 9:00a | WELCOME & OPENING REMARKS

9:00a - 10:30a | GENERAL SESSION KEYNOTE

10:40a - 11:10a | NETWORKING BREAK

11:20a - 12:20p | CONCURRENT SESSIONS

12:30p - 1:30p | LUNCH

1:40p - 2:40p | CONCURRENT SESSIONS

2:50p - 3:20p | NETWORKING BREAK

3:30p - 4:30p | CONCURRENT SESSIONS

4:40p - 5:40p | NETWORKING & COCKTAILS with Sponsors

7:00p - 10:30p | DINNER with Sponsors or Dine on Your Own (*Sponsors may invite up to 15 attendees for dinner)

DAY THREE | Tuesday, September 17, 2019

7:30a - 8:45a | REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST

9:00a - 10:15a | GENERAL SESSION

10:25a - 10:55a | NETWORKING BREAK

11:05a - 12:05p | CONCURRENT SESSIONS

12:15p - 1:15p | LUNCH

1:25p - 2:25p | CONCURRENT SESSIONS

2:35p - 3:05p | NETWORKING BREAK

3:15p - 4:15p | CONCURRENT SESSIONS

4:30p - 5:30p | NETWORKING & COCKTAILS with Sponsors

7:00p - 10:30p | AAAA DINNER & ENTERTAINMENT EXPERIENCE (Pre-Registration Required)

DAY FOUR | Wednesday, September 18, 2019

7:30a - 8:30a | REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST

8:40a - 9:55a | GENERAL SESSION

10:05a - 10:35a | NETWORKING AND TECH DEVICE RAFFLE in Exhibit Hall

10:45a - 12:00n | AAAA TOWN HALL MEETING & CLOSING REMARKS

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MAKE YOUR HOTEL RESERVATIONS TODAY

All conference activities will take place at the Crowne Plaza Detroit Downtown Riverfront Hotel, 2 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226.

Reservations can be made by calling (866) 710-7531 and requesting the AAAFA room rate of $189.00 single/double. Online reservations can be made through 9/7 at:  Association of African American Financial Advisors Room Block- with Group Code AAF.


Become a Partner Today

#QUADA19 is a unique gathering of financial professionals who value the expertise, contributions, and collaboration of African Americans in the financial services profession.  AAAA VISION, our flagship event, is slated for September 15 – 18, 2019 at the Crown Plaza Detroit Downtown Riverfront.

Decision Makers

AAAA attendees are decision-makers: C-Suite Executives, Partner, President, Principal, Sole Proprietor and more.

Experience

AAAA members and attendees have diverse levels of experience from new entrepreneurs to established professionals.

Engagement

As an AAAA Partner, we encourage engagement with ALL attendees in the exhibit area, and throughout the conference by participation in all events. Don’t miss a single networking opportunity!

Empowerment

Partner with AAAA to expand the base of African American CFP® professionals striving to serve grow, learn and make a difference for advisors and consumers that need us!


SHAPE THE FUTURE WITH US

LEVERAGE marketing opportunities to offer webinars and send communication via email and LinkedIn to AAAA members.

SHARE internally AAAA’s partnership with firm leaders responsible for talent acquisition, client acquisition, Diversity and Inclusion and affinity groups.

INVITE African American subject matter experts to serve as speakers and panelists to promote your firm’s business objectives.

BRING your ideas to AAAA and trust that AAAA will work closely with your firm to implement your suggestions.


KEY STRENGTHS

COMMITMENT | A commitment to deepening the presence and contributions of African American financial professionals in the financial services industry.

ABILITY | Proven ability to gather together African American financial advisors who bring expertise and dedication to advance the financial planning profession.

HOSPITALITY | Host forums for partners to provide cutting-edge information, resources, and opportunities to members.

LEADERSHIP | Volunteer practitioners with astute business acumen and keen focus on building a sustainable organization that serves as a resource for firms, organizations, and financial professionals.

GIVING BACK TO OUR INDUSTRY | Volunteer practitioners who recognize that time is currency and who have invested much of this finite resource, as well as their expertise, in the strategic operations and execution of AAAA.

 
 

Become a Member Today!

 
 
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