Welcome to WIFLE 2017 Leadership Training


Presented by Tammy Flanagan, Senior Benefits Director, National Institute of Transition Planning, Inc.
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View WIFLE 2017 AWARD AND SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS


 

 

Overview, use the links at the top and to the left to navigate the website.

WHEN
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, 2017.
The WIFLE 2017 Awards Banquet will be the evening of Wednesday, 
August 2, 2017.
Training ends at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, August 3, 2017.

WHERE

WESTIN GALLERIA          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 WIFLE2017@wifle.org

Cut Off Date for WIFLE block room reservations is July 15, 2017.

Attendee:  WIFLE 2017 Leadership Training (OR copy and paste the following link into a web browser) https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/WG28AB

Make 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 WIFLE Block!

 

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.

AWARD BANQUET

$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.

SUBSTITUTIONS
CANCELLATION
REFUNDS

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 fee.

REGISTRATION PAYMENT
PURCHASE ORDERS

Payment in full must be made when you register.  Pay online with a credit card.

Agency 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-
  WIFLE EFT DETAILS
      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 military veterans.
    

WORKSHOPS

NOW CLOSED, NO ADDITIONAL WORKSHOPS ACCEPTED.
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.

SILENT AUCTION
CONFERENCE 'EXTRAS'

A personal credit card or check must be used. 

DONATIONS

Use your Credit Card at this link

 


WIFLE Foundation Eighteenth Annual Leadership Training
Westin Galleria, Houston, Texas
July 31, 2017 - August 4, 2017
eMail wifle@comcast.net
Telephone 301-805-2180


 

 

 

Web maintained by Carol Paterick, carolpaterick@gmail.com