2019 Schedule-at-a-Glance

Preliminary Schedule Subject to Change

Monday, November 11

  • 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Registration open
  • 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.  RVDA of America Board of Delegates lunch and meeting
  • 12 noon - 5:00 p.m. RVDA of Canada Board of Directors lunch and meeting
  • 5:15 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Society of Certified RV Professionals Presentation and Reception

Tuesday, November 12

  • 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Registration Desk Open
  • 8:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. 
    Young RV Executives Course Course Title: "People Join People, Not Companies: A Leader’s Impact on Employee Retention and Motivation." Instructors: Gabrielle Bosché and Brian Bosché. $109 additional fee. Register early! Class is limited to 50. You'll learn: How to manage their expectations at work; The 4‐step process to growing and keeping a great team; The 3 key questions to ask your team to keep them longer; Two reasons why people quit and how to prevent expensive turnover; Mastering generational leadership styles ... and why the difference in definitions leads to frustration and fallout. Plus, you'll also receive checklists and step‐by‐step solutions to cutting turnover and creating an awesome work environment.

  • 8:15 a.m. - 2:15 p.m. Vendor Training + Plus Workshops
  • 9:30 a.m. - 2:15 p.m. Partners in Progress Meetings
  • 12 noon - 2:15 p.m. Two-Part Mini Rental School (included in convention registration fee)
  • 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Opening General Session and Keynote Address - Harnessing Innovation with Josh Linkner
  • 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Expo Open with Reception on Expo Hall Floor
  • 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.  RVDA of Canada Reception - Open to all Canadians

Wednesday, November 13

  • 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Registration Desk Open
  • 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Track Workshops
  • 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.  RVDA of America Annual Meeting
  • 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. RVDA of Canada Annual Meeting
  • 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Expo Open (lunch served at noon) Lunch served in both halls of Expo
  • 2:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Track Workshops
  • 2:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Solving the Performance Puzzle for 2020 Super Session with John Spader and co-presenter TBA
  • 4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.  Young RV Executives Reception
  • 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  RVBusiness Top 50 Dealer Awards - organized by RVBusiness


Thursday, November 14

  • 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Registration Desk Open
  • 9:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Track Workshops
  • 9:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Super Lawyers Panel 
  • 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Expo Open - Lunch served in both halls of the Expo
  • 2:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.  Track Workshops
  • 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Reception - Open to all Attendees (TBA)


Friday, November 15 - Compliance Hot Topics

  • 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Compliance Update: Aggressive Regulators, New Risks, and Harsh Penalties for Dealer Conduct
  • 9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Cannabis Compliance and Everything In Between: Hot Topics in HR