2023 SCACE Annual Conference

  • May 17, 2023
  • 12:00 PM
  • May 19, 2023
  • 12:00 PM
  • Columbia, SC


(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • Add’l reps can be added for $150/person
  • Single day pass Thursday or Friday to the event. Intended for New, non-member employers.

Registration is closed

Hotel Information:

Hilton Columbia Center | 924 Senate Street Columbia, SC 292201
Click here to book your hotel room: shorturl.at/apJVW
Booking Code: C-SCACE

*Last day to book is April 27, 2023

TENTATIVE Conference Agenda:
(schedule may shift slightly as sessions and speakers are confirmed)

Wednesday,  May 17

1:00p – 5:00p                       Registration and Check-in

1:00p – 5:00p                       Time to Explore Columbia 

1:00p – 3:00p                       Employer Visit

5:00p – 6:30p                       President’s Reception

6:30p - Until                          Dinner on own

Thursday,  May 18

7:00a - 8:20a                          Breakfast and networking

7:00a – 12:00p                      Registration and Check-in

7:00a – 4:00p                         Vendor Showcase

8:10a - 8:30a                          Welcome to the Conference: Heather Turner, SCACE President

                                                          Welcome to the Conference, Columbia Chamber of Commerce

8:30a - 10:00a                       Opening Keynote or panel

10:10a – 11:10a                    Breakout Sessions #1

11:10a – 11:20a                    Rotation

11:20a – 12:20p                    Keynote

12:20p – 1:45p                      Lunch/Networking/Vendor Showcase

12:45p – 1:45p                      Business Meeting

1:45p – 2:00p                        Rotation Break

2:00p-3:00p                           Breakout Session #2

3:00p-3:15p                           Rotation

3:15p – 4:15p                        Breakout Session #3

4:15p - 4:30p                         Rotation back to main room

4:30p - 5:00p                          Closing and Activity

6:00p                                           Dining /Activities TBD 

Evening                                      Free time Columbia

Friday, May 19

7:00a – 8:30a                        Breakfast and Networking

8:30a – 945:a                        Keynote 

9:45a – 10:00a                     Rotation Break

10:00a – 11:00a                  Breakout Session #4

11:00a - 11:15am               Rotate to Closing

11:15a - 11:30a                    Final Closing/Wrap Up/Door Prizes

12:00p – 12:30p                  Board Meeting

12:30p – 2:00p                     Clean up, pack up, and depart

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