GPUG Chicago & Milwaukee Joint Chapter Meeting

When:  Aug 16, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM (CT)
Associated with  US - Illinois (Chicago)
Are you ready for an amazing FULL day meeting? We are!
Our Chicago Chapter is excited to be coordinating with our nearby Milwaukee Chapter for a regional meeting.

On August 16th, we will all be coming together to learn and network at the stunning Grand Geneva Resort (previously the Playboy Club) in Lake Geneva, WI. To anyone that has not been to the property before, it is beautiful! Included on the grounds are a water park, spa, 2 - 18 hole golf courses, stables, 5 star restaurants and the list goes on!

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Tentative schedule:
8:30 - 9:00   Arrivals & Coffee
9:00 - 9:30   Welcome & Introductions
9:30 - 11:30 Sessions
11:30 - 1:00 Lunch & Expert Round Tables
1:00 - 1:30   NEW! My Favorite Features Presented by Chapter Leaders & Other Members
1:30 - 3:30   Sessions

We are working on finalizing schedules but, we've selected our tentative session topics. We will have on-site Panatrack for inventory and warehouse management, Altec for document management, Nodus for credit card processing and eOne Solutions for reporting tools.

For our expert round-tables, we will be selecting "the best of the best" from our local partners such as Wipfli, Sikich, RSM, Aisling Dynamics, Heartland and others to help answer your questions and lead great discussion on topics ranging from reporting to financials to manufacturing and more!

If you are traveling to Lake Geneva from afar and would like to enjoy a relaxing end-of-summer weekend, we do have a discounted room rate available. Here is information on rates with Grand Geneva, plus links to other local hotel properties:

Grand Geneva Block:

The guestroom Block for your group is now set-up to start booking! Your guests can call in at any time to make their Reservations. Our Toll-free Group Reservations # is (855) 833-5345. Please just have them mention that they are with the Quarterly Chapter Mtg or enter Group Code: 77B5LX in on our website in order to get the Group rate and be connected to the block. Please keep in mind that the group rate will only be available over the contracted dates.

https://res.windsurfercrs.com/ibe/details.aspx?propertyid=13972&nights=1&checkin=08/16/2019&group=77B5LX

This link includes great pictures and room type descriptions as well as upgrade options with corresponding group specific rates available. **Please just make sure that you are double checking the selection of the correct dates & Occupancy details at the top! (This link will automatically deactivate at Midnight on the cut-off date 7/17/2019)

Other local hotels:

Comfort Suites, Lake Geneva (5 minute drive)      Approx $150/night

https://www.lakegenevacomfortsuites.com/

Hampton Inn, Elkhorn (12 minute drive) Approx $170/night

https://hamptoninn3.hilton.com/en/hotels/wisconsin/hampton-inn-elkhorn-lake-geneva-area-JVLEKHX/index.html

Americinn, Elkhorn (15 minute drive)       Approx $110/night

https://www.wyndhamhotels.com/americinn/elkhorn-wisconsin/americinn-lodge-and-suites-elkhorn-near-lake-geneva/overview

Lake Lawn Resort, Delavan WI (15 minute drive) Approx $180-$200/night

https://bookings.lakelawnresort.com/77675?HotelID=77675&DateIn=8/15/2019&Adults=1&Children=0&LanguageID=1&Rooms=&Length=1#/accommodation/room

We'll continue to provide any additional updates on presenters and content as we finalize.

This is the "can't miss" meeting of the year! The content is sure to appeal to all users, admins, executives...the food and networking will be second to none...and you may even go home with some swag or a nice raffle prize!

Hope to see you all there! Stay tuned for any additional updates! 
Enjoy your summer!
Location
Grand Geneva Resort
7036 Grand Geneva Way
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 

Location

Grand Geneva Resort
7036 Grand Geneva Way
Lake Geneva, WI 53147

Contact

Katie Graves

katie.graves@lsc.net