Winter Convention 2018

The Midwest’s most engaging photography learning experience.

February 9 – 12th – Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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REFRESH YOURSELF AND YOUR BUSINESS IN JUST FOUR DAYS!

BE INSPIRED

Learn from the most sought after educators in the industry and fall in love with your business all over again.

ENCOURAGE

Connect with like-minded creatives and cultivate new friendships all while having fun!

FINE TUNE

Hone in on your technical skills through Print Competition featuring PPA affiliated judges.

Join us!

Invest in yourself and your business and be rewarded with a family of creatives who truly care about you and your success.

SPEAKERS

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Roberto Vvalenzuela

Roberto Valenzuela

Roberto Valenzuela Photographer

Lori Nordstrom

Lori Nordstrom

Lori Nordstrom Studio

Brian Read

Nate Peterson, M.Photog, CPP

NP Design and Photography

Tessa Cole

Tessa Cole

Sackett Photography

Andrew Funderburg

Andrew Funderburg

Fundy Software

Brian Read
Makayla Jade

Makayla Jade

The Harris Company

Brian Read

Brian Read

Read Photography

Brian Read

02.09.18

12pm – Registration Opens

1pm – Shawn Lee

2:30pm – New Member Reception

3pm – Nate Peterson

6pm – Print Judging and Club 79

7pm – Makayla Jade

9:30 – Kick-off Party

02.10.18

8am – Mentor Morning

9a-5p – Print Judging and Club 79

9am – Tessa Cole

11am – Shawn Lee

3pm – Rudi Marten

6pm – Andrew Funderburg

10pm – Hospitality

02.11.18

7:30am – Member Market

Trade Show

9am – Don Lohnes Mini Courses Featuring:  Amy Doerring, Brian Read, Anjana Olson

10am – Lori Nordstrom

11a-4p – Tradeshow

1pm – Annual Member Meeting

3pm – Dan Rowe

6pm – Awards Banquet with Dueling Pianos

02.12.18

9am – Breakfast Buffet

9am – CPP Meeting

10am – Roberto Valenzuela

12om – Raffle Drawing

See you next time!

PRICING

REGULAR PRICE $299

THE HOTEL

Double Tree By Hilton Cedar Rapids Convention Complex

     

Book your room by Jan 15th to get a discounted rate!

RESERVE A ROOM

FREE PARKING DURING EVENT

16TH FLOOR ROOFTOP RESTAURANT

OVERLOOKS CEDAR RIVER AND DOWNTOWN CEDAR RAPIDS

INDOOR POOL AND 24 HOUR FITNESS CENTER

WALK TO NUMEROUS BARS AND EATERIES

Trade Show at Winter Convention

Visit the trade show Feb 11 from 11am - 4pm

VOLUNTEER

We have several opportunities for you to get involved at Winter Convention. Whether it’s hospitality, setup/take down, print crew or security your help will make an impact on more people than you think.  Volunteer and earn points toward becoming an Iowa Fellow of Photography.  Contact us today to get your name on the list and let us know if there is a certain area you would like to help out!

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