NC

March 31 – April 2, 2019
Wilmington Convention Center
Wilmington, NC

VNC365 Wilmington Agenda

The annual Visit North Carolina 365 Conference is the state’s premier travel industry event. Bringing together more than 500 of the state’s tourism industry leaders, the conference provides opportunities to catch up on the latest trends and issues facing the travel industry, hear insights from industry experts and network with other travel and tourism professionals.

Sunday, March 31

  • Noon – 7:00 p.m.
    Registration Open
  • Noon – 6:00 p.m.
    Exhibitor & Silent Auction Setup
  • 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
    Meet and Greet with Visit NC team
  • 3:45 – 5:15 p.m.
    PR Roundtables
  • 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
    Opening Reception

Monday, April 1

  • 6:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    Registration Open
  • 7:30 a.m.
    Exhibitor Marketplace & Silent Auction open
  • 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.
    Facilitated Networking Breakfast with Exhibitors
  • 8:45 – 10:15 a.m.
    Opening Keynote: Ingrid Fetell Lee, The Aesthetics of Joy
  • 10:30 – 11:45 a.m
    Co-Op Presentation
  • 11:55 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
    Winners Circle Awards Luncheon
  • 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Concurrent Sessions
  • 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Executive Track for CEOs
  • 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
    Executive Track for CEOs (repeat)
  • 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
    Concurrent Sessions
  • 4:15 – 5:15 p.m.
    Legislative Update
  • 5:15 – 6:15 p.m.
    Reception with Exhibitors & Silent Auction
  • 6:15 p.m.
    Open Evening

    Open night to explore Wilmington & Beaches.

Tuesday, April 2

  • 6:45 a.m. – Noon
    Registration
  • 7:30 a.m.
    Exhibitor Marketplace & Silent Auction open
  • 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.
    Facilitated Networking Breakfast with Exhibitors
  • 8:45 – 9:45 a.m.
    Keynote: Dustin Garis
  • 9:45 – 10:15 a.m.
    Break with Exhibitors & Silent Auction
  • 10:15 – 11:30 a.m.
    Visit North Carolina Update: Going Forward
  • 11:30 – 11:45 a.m.
    Break with Exhibitors
  • 11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    2020 Host Luncheon