2019 KACRAO Annual Conference

September 25-27

hosted by Wichita State University

Drury Plaza Hotel Broadview
Wichita, KS 


KACRAO Conference Registration 

Pre-Conference My Pleasure! Customer Service Workshop Registration ONLY

Additional Schedule and Pre-Conference Information coming soon!

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 
Staff Pre-Conference Workshop Fee $40.00

Student Pre-Conference Workshop Fee $25.00
9:00 to 11:00am - My Pleasure!  Customer Service Workshop
Featuring national Chick-Fil-A trainer Krisi Medina & more!
Wichita State University
Marcus Welcome Center
1845 Fairmount St.
Wichita KS 67260-0124

KACRAO Annual Conference Registration $150.00

Wednesday, September 25, 2019
1:00 to 2:30 p.m. -Opening Session
Guest Speaker- Dr. Marche Fleming-Randle

Thursday, September 26, 2019
11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.- Lunch, Awards, and Business Meeting

Friday, September 27, 2019
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.-Closing Session
Guest Speaker- Steve Dickie- WSU Men's Basketball

Hotel Accommodations

Drury Plaza Hotel Broadview
400 West Douglas Ave
Wichita, KS 67202

Hotel Accommodations with the KACRAO Conference group rate of $119/per night can be made directly through the hotel online by using this direct link: https://www.druryhotels.com/bookandstay/newreservation/?groupno=2317067 or by calling 1-800-325-0720.  Please refer to the group number 2317067. 

In addition to the great rate, generous amenities will brighten your day:

  •  Free Hot Breakfast - Start every day with make-your-own Belgian waffles, scrambled eggs, sausage, fresh fruit, oatmeal, biscuits and gravy, KELSO+BROS® coffee and more.  Free hot breakfast is served daily from 6–9:30 a.m. on weekdays and 7–10 a.m. on weekends.
  • Free 5:30 Kickback®* - Join us from 5:30–7 p.m. every evening to enjoy free hot food and cold beverages at our 5:30 Kickback®.  We feature a rotating menu of hot food, beer, wine, mixed drinks and soft drinks.
  • Free Wi-Fi Throughout the Hotel - Get the score, check your social networks or email family members from anywhere in the hotel – for free!
  • Free Soft Drinks and Popcorn - Freshly popped popcorn and a refreshing beverage make a great snack!  Stop by the lobby for free soft drinks and popcorn every evening.
  • On-Site Facilities - Take advantage of the business center, fitness center or pool while you’re away from home.  Print your boarding pass, finish a presentation or check e-mail in our business centers.

For KACRAO Room Block & Pricing Reservations MUST be made on or BEFORE  Friday, August 23, 2019.

Service Project- Wichita Children’s Home

The Wichita Children’s Home is a non-profit organization that offers the only emergency, temporary, and residential care for children in our community.  They are open 24/7 and rely on community support to continue to meet the needs of and ensure the safety of children in need from helpless infants to hardened teenagers.  Learn more about their services.  (https://wch.org/services)

Corporate Partner Details

8’x2.5’ tables have been reserved for our Corporate Partner Attendees.  Corporate partners will be located in the main hall area.  Electrical outlets will be available to utilize, but please bring any necessary chargers, extension cords, etc.

To ship items ahead of time, please send clearly labeled packages to reference the conference and send them to:

Drury Plaza Hotel Broadview
400 West Douglas Ave
Wichita, KS 67202


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