Registration Opens for Summer Leadership Institute

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Registration Opens for Summer Leadership Institute

April 2, 2014-Little Rock--Get ready for some summer fun! Register today for ASBA's first Summer Leadership Institute to be held July 10-11, 2014, at Summit Arena (Convention Center) in Hot Springs.RegistrationThe registration fee is $195 through Friday, June 27, 2014. After June 27, the registration fee is $220. This fee includes the afternoon sessions Thursday, July 10, and the networking breakfast and sessions on Friday, July 11. A separate fee of $60 covers the cost of the Early Bird Workshop--Veterans Preference: An Application Practicum--8-10 a.m. Thursday, July 10. After June 27, the fee increases to $75. Requests for cancellation received through Friday, June 27, will be refunded at 100 percent. Cancellation requests received after June 27 will be refunded at 50 percent. Click here to register online.SpeakersSidney Moncrief, former Arkansas Razorback and NBA star, is the Institute's featured speaker for the opening session Thursday, July 10, 1-2 p.m. in Horner Hall. Sidney was part of the Razorback trio known as "The Triplets," who led the team all the way to the Final Four in 1978. He went on to the NBA and, in 1979, was drafted fifth overall by the Milwaukee Bucks. He was named NBA Defensive Player of the Year for the '82-'83 and '83-'84 seasons and made the All-Star team for five consecutive years. Sidney Moncrief has a reputation for hard work and success on and off the court. Author of four books, Moncrief knows about leadership and team buildiing and is looking forward to meeting you in Hot Springs! Friday's sessions will feature gubernatorial candidates Asa Hutchinson and Mike Ross. Each candidate will occupy the stage exclusively for 45 minutes. They will present their party's vision for the future of education in Arkansas and reserve time to answer questions.Hotel ReservationsRooms at a special rate are available at the following hotels:Embassy Suites—Single-$159; Double-$169; Triple-$179; Quad-$189—Until June 10, 2014. Call 501.321.4430 and mention the ASBA Summer Institute to receive the special rate.Austin Convention Hotel—Single/Double/Triple/Quad-$89; One Bedroom Suite-$170; Two Bedroom Suite-$280—Until June 10, 2014. Call 1.877.623.6697 and mention the ASBA Summer Institute to receive the special rate.Comfort Inn and Suites (3627 Central Avenue)—Single/Double-$115; Standard Suite-$119 and Executive Suite-$125-Until May 27, 2014. Call 501.623.1700 and mention the ASBA Summer Institute to receive the special rate.Comfort Suites (320 Nash Street)—Single/Double-$119-Until June 13, 2014. Call 501.624.3800 and mention the ASBA Summer Institute to receive the special rate.NOTE: The Embassy and the Austin are adjacent to the Convention Center. For your convenience, all of the hotels have agreed to offer the special rate should you decide to extend your stay through the weekend and enjoy beautiful Hot Springs.