ACBS Convention Program

Friday, June 30th
8:00pm-11:00pm - Office Hours
Pre-Reg: $16
Door: $18
Description: Meet the ACBS Board through a sociable Q&A. Mingle with members, friends, & our supporters in an evening full of refreshments & tabletop games! Join in on the fun as we open the 2017 Convention Week, Students Style!

Saturday, July 1st
12:15-1:45PM- ACBS Scholarship Luncheon
Pre-reg: $28
Door: $32
Description: Join ACB Students & Randolph-Sheppard Vendors of America for a celebratory meal to honor the achievements, success, and future endeavors of our 2017 Scholarship Winners. Glimpse the future of ACB!
1:45-3:15PM - ACBS Business Meeting

Sunday, July 2nd
1:15-2:45PM - Online Shopping 101
Pre-reg: $8
Door: $10
Description: Learn the best accessibility techniques for savvy online shopping. Get tips on navigating retail websites, find accurate product descriptions, & hunt for bargains. Snag clothing, groceries, technology, & so much more!
4:15-5:45PM - Mirrorless Makeup
Pre-reg: $25
Door: $30
Description: Bring your makeup bag, a little sass, & join ACB Students as we share vision-free tips for out of sight makeup! Sit at our conference table-turned-vanity where mirrors are not required! FREE giveaways are included!

Monday, July 3rd
1:15-2:45PM - ACBS Business Meeting
4:15-5:45PM - Moot Trial
Description: AAVIA, GDUI, and ACBS will present a moot trial regarding the rights of guide dog handlers. Attorneys from AAVIA will portray the attorneys and the judges; members of GDUI and ACBS will portray the witnesses.  After the trial, the audience will issue a decision. 
Tuesday, July 4th
1:15-2:45pm - Passport To New Worlds
Pre-reg: $6
Door: $8
Description: Are you interested in a study abroad or do you wish you had? Join us as we explore the wide array of study abroad opportunities available today while simultaneously discovering the impact of the travel ban on people who are blind and visually impaired.

Wednesday, July 5th
1:15-2:45PM - Smartphone Fitness
Pre-reg: $8
Door: $10
Description: Exercise for your mind, body, & spirit? There's an app for all of that! Get a total workout-keep Active, uplifted, & bright using a device that rests in the palm of your hand. Access fitness anywhere for a healthy life!
9:15-10:45PM - ACBS Comedy Night
Pre-reg: $16
Door: $18
Description: Come out and end convention week on a high note. Join ACBS for a night of laughs – and if you’re so inclined – libations. A cash bar is available. Pre-registration gets you an automatic entry into the drawing for our grand prize. The winner must be present.