Sunday, Sept 22

Leading off the convention is a pre-game party at The Great American Ball Park then cheering on the Cincinnati Reds take on the New York Mets. Connect with flag-friends during the Welcome Reception in The Courtyard of Hotel Covington which includes an open bar & hors dā€™ oeuvres. Evening is free to explore the true taste of Mainstrasse Village, a National Historic District rich with German-American tradition, culture & mid-19th century architecture.


Monday, Sept 23

A wide mix of business and industry specific topics will be presented by expert speakers. Watch for updates on topics as speakers are secured. Enjoy the noon hour outdoor during lunch In The Courtyard of Hotel Covington. An epic EXPO at The Madison Event Center will feature amazing exhibits, dinner, open bar, and live music.


Tuesday, Sept 24

Enjoy a full breakfast during our Annual Business Meeting to kick off the day. Back by popular demand, New York Times Best Selling Author, Steve McClatchy, will deliver an exciting keynote followed by a hands-on workshop. We celebrate the 150 year anniversary of The National Flag Company with a street-fest and tour of their facility. The celebration continues with a cocktail reception and Annual Awards Banquet at McCormick & Schmicks Seafood & Steaks in downtown Cincinnati.