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2017 Annual Meeting and Expo & Centennial Celebration
May 10-12 in Lake Placid, NY
Click here to register online! Note that full registration includes Gala ticket!
If you have questions about registration or need assistance registering, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 518-320-7413.
NYSAND has reserved a block of rooms at the High Peaks Resort. To make your reservation, please call 518-523-4411. Reservations can only be made by phone; no online reservations. Tell them you're with NYSAND to receive the discounted rate of $119.00.
Hotel reservations must be made by Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Hotel requires a two-night minimum stay.
Wednesday, May 10 activities, aside from excursions, will he held at the High Peaks Resort located at 2384 Saranac Avenue, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1105.
Thursday, May 11 activities will be held at the Olympic Conference Center located at 2608 Main Street, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1105.
Friday, May 12 activities will he held at the High Peaks Resort located at 2384 Saranac Avenue, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1105.
Walking to and from the High Peaks Resort and the Olympic Conference Center is about 1/2 a mile (10 minute walk, see below map.)
Transportation When in Lake Placid
Transportation will be provided to excursions, as well as to and from the High Peaks and Conference Center throughout the day and evening on Thursday, May 11. However, the walk is beautiful and short and takes you right through main street--we encourage you to take advantage of this beautiful walk!
Getting to Lake Placid!
Drive Time & Distance
Albany, NY: 140 miles / 2.5 hours
Syracuse, NY: 195 miles / 3.5 hours
Rochester, NY: 259 miles / 4.5 hours
New York City, NY: 288 miles / 4.5 hours
Buffalo, NY: 337 miles / 6 hours
To navigate from your location to Lake Placid, visit Maps and Directions page
The Lake Placid Region is within 2.5 hours driving time of three major airports:Major & Local Airports
Albany, NY (ALB)
Burlington, VT (BTV)
All are serviced by major airline carriers and have car rentals available.
Plattsburgh International Airport (PBG)
http://www.saranaclake.com/search/node/airport Located in Lake Clear, 16 miles from Lake Placid, it offers easy access to the entire region. Hertz and Enterprise rental cars are available on site by advance reservation only. Service by Cape Air.
About Lake Placid
*Program Agenda is subject to change. Check here for updates.
Wednesday, May 10
1:00 p.m. Optional Events (Choose 1 of 3)1. Excursion to Saranac Lake
2. Power Walk or Leisure Walk around Mirror Lake (2.4 miles)
3. Olympic Training Site visit
2:45-4:00 pm – NYSAND Coordinating Cabinet Meeting
4:00 – 5:30 pm -- Healthy Burger Cook off sponsored by the New York Beef Council
5:30 – 7:30 pm--Centennial Kick-Off Party – Sponsored by the American Dairy Association North East & Adirondack Performer – Remarkable Women of the Adirondacks
7:30 p.m. Paint N' Sip - Have fun painting and sipping with your friends and colleagues!
Local educator Renee Hall will be hosting this event. Arrive early to participate. The canvas will depict the famous Adirondack Chair in a scene for you to express in a creative image. You will be able to take this “masterpiece” back home for display in your office, home, or as a gift!
Thursday, May 11 – Total Credits: 8-10 (All Activities held at Lake Placid Conference Center)
6:00 a.m. – Exhibitor Set Up
6:00 a.m.– 7:45 a.m. – Breakfast & Vendor Networking
8:00 a.m. – 8:20 a.m. –NYSAND Welcome & Annual Business Meeting
8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. – Poster Session 1
9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. – Breakout Session 1 – 3 Concurrent Sessions
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 am – Designated Vendor Networking Hour
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. – Breakout Session 2– 3 Concurrent Sessions
12:00-1:30 p.m.- Lunch & Keynote Speaker, General Session- Karen Collins, MS, RDN, CDN, FAND – Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutrition DPG (SCAN)
1:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m. – Poster Session 2
2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.– Designated Vendor Networking Hour
3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. – Breakout Session 3– 3 Concurrent Sessions
4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. – Breakout Session 4– 3 Concurrent Sessions
7:00-9:30 p.m. – Red Carpet GALA Cocktail Party & Dinner with Vendors. Dress to Impress!
Keynote Address: Academy President Lucille Beseler, MS, RDN, LDN, CDE, FAND – “AND Second Century Initiative”
-Red Carpet, Prizes & Drawings, Dancing, Photo Cube, and much more!
Friday, May 12: Total Credits: 4
8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. - Breakfast &Awards Presentation
9:00 a.m. – Keynote Speaker: Erin Hamlin, Three-time U.S. Olympian, 2014 Olympic Bronze Medalist, Luge World Champion
10:00 – 11:00 a.m. – Breakout Session 5– 3 Concurrent Sessions
11:00 a.m.-12:00 a.m. - Breakout Session 6– 3 Concurrent Sessions
12:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Breakout Session 7– 3 Concurrent Sessions
1:00-2:00 p.m. – Board of Director’s Meeting
OPTIONAL AFTERNOON ACTIVITY
Asgaard Farm Tour
The history of the farm, as the residence of artist Rockwell Kent, will be a walk to a half-dozen points of interest. The tour will include the business segment of the farm with the goat dairy, creamery, and cheese cave. An explanation of the farming philosophy and practices will be discussed. At the conclusion of the walk-about refreshments will be available featuring products produced at the farm – including award-winning goat cheese. You will have time to ask questions, take pictures and do some noshing. The end of the kidding season will offer plenty of baby goats and lots of pleasant sights, sounds and smells at this time of spring.
Sponsorship & Exhibitor Prospectus
Are you interested in sponsoring or being an exhibitor? Click here to download a copy of the prospectus. If you have any questions, please contact the Central Office at email@example.com or call 518-320-7413.