2018 IBA Annual Convention

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Monday, September 17

6:30 a.m. Yoga

New this year, stretch your body and calm your mind at an early morning yoga session. This session is free, and no yoga experience is necessary. Our yoga instructor will provide mats and lead you through a gentle yoga session appropriate for anyone.

11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Luncheon & Antheia Galleria Demonstration

Join us for lunch at one of Des Moines newest hotspots, the Republic on Grand, located in the new AC Hotel in Des Moines’ East Village. The restaurant is located on the 6th floor, the top of the hotel, and offers sweeping views of downtown Des Moines.

Antheia, the Flower Galleria will provide a demonstration on how to make and care for air plant terrariums. Each attendee will receive a terrarium.

Tuesday, September 19

6:30 a.m. – IBBP Fun Run & Walk

Join your fellow convention attendees for the third annual Iowa Bankers Benefit Plan (IBBP) 5K Run & Walk. Free to convention registrants, this fun event starts at the Downtown Hilton and continues along the Des Moines River. All participants will receive a swag bag and 5k shirt.

Convention Agenda / Exhibit Hall / Silent Auction

Guests are welcome and encouraged to join us at the Events Center for any scheduled convention activities such as general and breakout sessions, Monday’s guest luncheon, and the reception in the Exhibit Hall Monday afternoon. You are also encouraged to check out the IPTV Silent and Live Auction in the Exhibit Hall and welcome to bid on silent auction packages. Auction proceeds will benefit Iowa Public Television.

Monday, September 18
6:30 a.m. Yoga
9:00 a.m. Exhibit Hall and Silent Auction
10:00 a.m. Opening General Session
11:30 a.m. Luncheon & Demonstration
1:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions
2:30 p.m. Exhibit Hall and Silent Auction
3:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions Repeat
5:00 p.m. IPTV Live Auction
5:30 p.m. IPTV Silent Auction Final Bids
4:15-6:00 p.m. Reception in the Exhibit Hall

Tuesday, September 19
6:30 a.m. IBBP 5K Fun Run & Walk
9:15 a.m. Exhibit Hall
10:30 a.m. General Session
• James Leach Leadership Award
• Chad Greenway
12:00 p.m. Adjourn