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Collaborative Vision Conference 2017

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Holiday Inn Convention Center

1001 Amber Avenue

Stevens Point, WI 54481

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The Collaborative Vision Conference (CVC) is a gathering of ALL vision professionals in Wisconsin to work together, share ideas, and network as ONE team. This year, the CVC 2017 is being held April 24-25, 2017 (Monday-Tuesday) in Steven's Point, WI. Lunch will be served on Monday; you can make your selection when you purchase your ticket. Please see below for frequently asked questions! We hope to see you there!


  1. What topics are being presented on at this year's conference?

    Check out this link: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1HOYtF63Qsl-hTvyuZ5pd1PzhQEhgTxx85oC4epov054/edit?usp=sharing

  2. How do I purchase tickets?

    Tickets are available through our Eventbrite page. There is a large green button (link) in the upper right hand corrner of our event page; click the button and select your ticket! If you need assistance, please feel free to give Meghan Fredel a call at 608-359-4741!

  3. Can we register for just one day?


  4. Can I pay with a check?

    Yes! Checks can be written to WAER and sent to:

    Jean Kalscheur, Treasurer

    1113 S Holiday Dr

    Waunakee, WI 53597

  5. Can we pay with a check from our employer?


  6. Are there any discounts available?

    Yes! We offer discount codes for WAER members, students, and non-profit vendors; in addition, we offer an early bird ticket which is available for purchase from January 22, 2017-February 28, 2017. WAER Members, please enter "WAER" to receive a 20% discount on tuition; students, please enter "STUDENT" to receive a 50% discount on conference tuitiion; non-profit vendors, please enter "NONPROFIT" to receive a discount of 50% of your vendor booth. When purchasing your ticket, there is a link in the upper right hand corner of that is labeled "Enter Promotional Code," this is where you will enter your discount code.

  7. What days will lunch be provided?

    Lunch will be provided on Monday only. Tuesday will be a great chance to grab lunch with friends and catch up!

  8. Will there be vegetarian options for lunch?


  9. I have a food allergies, can I make a special request for my meal?

    Absolutely! Send an email to collaborativevisionwisconsin@gmail.com letting us know what you can and cannot have and we will take care of the rest!

  10. When I make a hotel reservation at the Holiday Inn Convention Center, what group name should I use to receive a discount? What about if I am reserving my room online?

    You can call 715-344-0200 and press "3;" let them know you are with the Collaborative Vision group or the Group Block Code: COV. If you prefer to reserve your room online, go to the link (listed after the group code) and enter the group code "COV." https://www.ihg.com/hotels/us/en/reservation/searchresult?qAdlt=1&qBrs=6c.hi.ex.rs.ic.cp.in.sb.cw.cv.ul.vn.ki.sp.nd.ct&qChld=0&qFRA=1&qGRM=0&qPSt=0&qRRSrt=rt&qRef=df&qRms=1&qRpn=1&qRpp=20&qSHp=1&qSmP=3&qSrt=sDD&qWch=0&srb_u=1

  11. What is the deadline for reserving a room at the Holiday Inn Convention Center at the state rate?

    March 23, 2017; however if the hotel block is full, the hotel cannot gurantee more rooms at the same rate, so reserve your room early!

  12. What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

    There is free parking at the event venue.

  13. What accessibility options are available at the hotel?

    Parking area for guide dogs is will available, please check with front desk upon arrival. Additional assistance avaiable upon request from hotel staff.

  14. How do I get access to presenter handouts?


  15. How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

    Send us an email at collaborativevisionwisconsin@gmail.com

  16. What's the refund policy?

    All cancellations must be submitted in writing, via email. The refund schedule is as follows: if a cancellation is submitted 30 days prior to the conference, a full refund will be given; 20-29 days, a 50% refund is given; 10-19 days, a 25% refund is given; 1-9 days, no refund will be given.

  17. What restaurants are nearby the conference?

    Amber Grill, El Mezcal, Matsu-Ya Sushi Bar and Grill, and Arby's, just to name a few!

  18. How do I earn continuing education credits?

    ACVREP credits will be available

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