Topics, Speakers, and Times Are Subject to Change
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Early Registration / Exhibitor Check-in & Set-up
1:00 – 5:00 PM
Register early on Wednesday to ensure a fast and furious start at the Thursday Networking Breakfast. Registration will open at 1:00pm for our early birds to receive their conference badges, bags, and agendas.
Exhibitors may begin their check-in and booth(s) set up at 1:00pm, as well. We expect some eye-popping, jaw-dropping booth displays this year, so make the most of your prep time!
Joint SAC Board Pre-Meeting (private)
1:30 – 2:00 PM
The Joint Board will have its annual SAC Pre-Meeting at the Cobb Galleria Centre to kickoff SAC2018.
Green Room Soiree (private)
4:00 – 4:30 PM
Select OEMs and Sponsors are invited to collaborate with the SAC Joint Board in this exclusive SAC2018 Green Room event.
Wednesday Welcome Event
5:00 – 7:00 PM
To celebrate the SAC’s premiere year in Atlanta, come experience a snapshot of the city and dine-around provided by Cobb Travel & Tourism. Atlanta attractions, retail venues, and restaurants will be on hand with a sampling of their offerings to help you plan your trip to the ATL.
Don’t have dinner plans? Let CT&T point you in the right direction for your next networking or business dinner! Visit TravelCobb.org to learn more!
VIP Reception – Invitation Only
5:00 – 7:00 PM
This exclusive reception for our Sponsors, Exhibitors, OEM Purchasing Agents, and VIP Guests will offer a sneak peek into the 2018 conference with a chance to see this year’s exhibitors, layout, and new features the night before the conference kicks off. The event will combine southern comfort hors-d’oeuvres, music, C-suite networking, and OEM speed dating to rev up SAC 2018’s Forward Momentum.
Sponsored Private and Other Receptions
7:00 – 10:00 PM
Join event Sponsors or hang out with the locals after the Wednesday Welcome at Cobb Galleria Centre. Take advantage of your private invitations to additional soirees or walk over the sky bridge to The Battery Atlanta and get a taste for the city’s newest hotspot.
Thursday, October 4, 2018
Opening Night Gala Blowout
6:00 – 8:00 PM
Experience Atlanta like never before at the Thursday Night Gala. This event is open to all conference attendees and will include music, food, and fun as well as new business networking for all.