Welcome to WIFLE 2017 Leadership Training
by Tammy Flanagan, Senior Benefits Director, National Institute of
Transition Planning, Inc.
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Retirement Myth Busting
WIFLE 2017 AWARD
Overview, use the links at the top and
to the left to navigate the website.
July 31-August 4
WIFLE 2017 will hold optional training sessions
on Monday, July 31, 2017 for attendees whose Agencies will
authorize Sunday travel and per diem.
WIFLE 2017 opening ceremony will be on Tuesday, August 1,
The WIFLE 2017 Awards Banquet will be the evening of
August 2, 2017.
Training ends at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, August 3,
Download Hotel Tax Exemption Form
5060 West Alabama Street
Houston, Texas 77056
Phone: (713) 960-8100
Hotel Reservations: 888-627-8514
YOU MUST HAVE A
CONFIRMED LEADERSHIP TRAINING REGISTRATION FROM WIFLE BEFORE
YOU CAN BOOK A HOTEL ROOM. Any questions, please email
Off Date for WIFLE block room reservations is July 15, 2017.
WIFLE 2017 Leadership Training
(OR copy and paste the following link into a web browser)
reservations at $135 per room per day for the WIFLE BLOCK
at the WIFLE group rate Do
not ask for the government rate; make reservations in the
FEES & CHECK-IN
Early Registration is $525.00 until
June 16, 2017. If payment is made after June 16, the
training fee is $575.00. Groups of 6 or more paid with
a single payment method are $500 until June 16 and $550 June
17. One Day (Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday) is $195 for a
single day-choose which day.
State and Local Law Enforcement or One Day registrations
are $150 per day (Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday,
August 1, 2 or 3) or $125 each group of 6 or more.
Exhibitor Booth, Government and Corporate, $1495 ($1595
if paid after June 16, 2017 - Exhibitors receive 2 tickets
for training sessions and the Award Banquet)
Exhibitor Booth, Nonprofit, $995 ($1095 if paid after
June 16, 2017 - Exhibitors receive 2 tickets for training
sessions and the Award Banquet)
Note: If you present yourself at the
WIFLE check-in desk without having completed your Agency's
training and travel processes, WIFLE can not authorize your
attendance nor grant you access to sessions. Your Agency is
the only approval authority for your training. PLEASE ensure
all of your Agency requirements are followed before before
requesting the check-in process from WIFLE.
$50 per extra ticket
(banquet attendee not registered for training.) One
banquet comes with a
full training registration. The evening Banquet is Wednesday,
August 2, 2017.
JULIE Y. CROSS GOLF
Monday July 31, 2017 Fees $75 per golfer.
Sponsorship Opportunities Available.
See Golf page for details.
CANCELLATION, REFUNDS AND SUBSTITUTIONS
(Early reduced fees through June 16, 2017)
You may substitute one individual for another up
through July 14, 2017.
A $75 refund processing fee is assessed for a cancellation
up through July 7, 2017. After July 7, no refunds are
provided. However, you will have through July 14 to
substitute another individual. A refund processing fee of
$125 is applied to a booth cancellation at anytime.
See your agency for
information on their policy to reimburse your cancellation
in full must be made when you register. Pay online with a
Purchase Order may be used as
payment when you register. You must enter the Agency Purchase Order
authorization number and date to register. If you
do not have those details, you will not be able to register.
WIFLE accepts payment through a Federal
Purchase Card, a personal credit card, or, through an
approved U.S. Federal or State Agency Purchase Order. If
you use an incorrect card, you may be held responsible
by your Agency for the transaction cancellation processing fee. Check
with your Agency on their policies. To pay
with a Federal Purchase Order, enter the number and date of
the approved PO in the checkout section. Call Carol
Paterick, WIFLE, 301-805-2180, if you have questions.
ELECTRONIC FUNDS TRANSFER
Some Agencies pay through EFT, Electronic Funds
Transfer. To use EFT-
Account No. 2410000371136
Bank ABA No: 044000804
Bank Address: Morgan Stanley JP Chase Bank NW
Delaware, OH 43015
Bank Account Name: WIFLE Foundation Inc.
ACH Coordinator: Brandi Dickey
Telephone Number: 703-394-1966
2017 Career Day
Recruitment/Career Day is Tuesday, August 1,
2017 from 1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. for the general public and
NOW CLOSED, NO ADDITIONAL WORKSHOPS
Workshop Training Sessions run 90 minutes and may be presented twice in one day. If you wish to present a Workshop at the WIFLE Leadership Conference,
complete the Microsoft DOC form and email as indicated in the instructions on the form.
A personal credit card or check must be used.
Use your Credit Card at this link
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