2016 AAF Western Region Conference

Mission Inn Hotel and Spa

Register today for the most memorable event of the year.

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Registration

Registration is $195 per person or $235 if purchased after Sept 1st.

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Event Dates

The events will be from Thursday, Sept 22nd to Saturday, Sept 24th.

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THE HOTEL

Hosted at The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa, located in downtown Riverside.

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Travel

We offer resources for several different transportation options.

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Award Entries

Hours a day

Members

Cups of Coffee

EVENT

BENEFITS

ADVERTISING 100%
MARKETING 80%
DESIGN 70%

WESTERN REGION

AAF

Established in 1905, the American Advertising Federation (AAF) is the only organization that includes members across all disciplines and career levels in advertising. Whether you’re new to the fast-paced world of advertising or a seasoned professional, the AAF is for you. We’re here to help you advance your career, build your connections and celebrate this ever-changing, amazing industry we work in.

REASONS TO

ATTEND

  • Engaging speakers
  • Incredible sponsors
  • Connect advertising pros
  • Promote your work
  • Meet industry thought leaders
  • Networking opportunities

What people say

  • The AAF Western Region Conference is an incredible event that brings together industry experts and thought leaders all in one place.

    Mario Migliore, Time Warner Cable Media
  • The AAF Western Regional Conference is an incredible event that we look forward to every year. We always take something away in the form of leadership or professional development.

    Kyle Mastin, Pulse Marketing
EVENT

SCHEDULE

The below schedule is a preliminary agenda of the upcoming events. Events and times subject to change.

THURSDAY

SEPTEMBER 22ND

6:30 pm Reception in the Ramona Court

7:30 pm Inland Empire Media Awards in the Grand Parisian Ballroom included in your conference registration. RSVP is required to attend.

FRIDAY

SEPTEMBER 23RD

8:30 am – Breakfast on the Atrio Patio

9:00 am – Keynote address by James Edmund Datri, President/CEO American Advertising Federation

10:00 am – Noon – Break Out Sessions

2:00 pm – Lunch in the Spanish Art Gallery. Keynote Address TBA

2:00 pm – 4:30 pm – Break Out Sessions

6:00 pm – Optional Social Event, TBA

SATURDAY

SEPTEMBER 24TH

8:30 am Breakfast on the Atrio Patio

9:00 am – Keynote address by James Edmund Datri, President/CEO American Advertising Federation

10:00 am – Noon Break Out Sessions

Noon  2:00 pm  Lunch in the Spanish Art Gallery. Keynote Address: Jim Real, Group Creative Director, Disney’s Yellow Shoes Creative

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Break Out Sessions

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Western Region Meeting in the St. Francis Chapel

6:00 pm – Optional Social Event, TBA