april, 2020

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2020 District 5 Leadership Conference

D5 Executive Board Members, Club Officers, Future Club Officers, Executive Directors, and all Club Members are welcome.

Learn how to innovate the club experience and excite your membership in Columbus.

And back by popular demand, Send Three and the Rest are Free!

Plans now to attend the 2020 AAF District 5 Leadership Conference in Columbus, OH to learn from the best and brightest our D5 board and club leaders have to offer. Our conference attention this year is looking to the future and expanding on best practices to make your club profitable and successful. We’ll be diving deep on Programs, Membership, American Advertising Awards, Club Operations, and Communications, all led by your district board including club leadership presentations!

We can’t have a conference without some extracurricular adult activities!

On Friday evening, the festivities start with the Governor’s Reception at 5:30PM that will be held in the magnificent Lamp Room of the Hilton Columbus Downtown. We’re planning special after reception activities that will enable additional networking opportunities as well.

When: April 17 & 18, 2020

Where: At the beautiful Hilton Columbus Downtown, 401 N High St, Columbus, OH 43215.

Price: $190* each for the first 3 conference attendees per club

*Includes conference registration and Friday Evening Governors Reception. All other attendees from your club receive free conference registration but may are absolutely FREE!!!

Includes Saturday Conference Lunch: Saturday, April 6, NOON

Friday Entertainment Package – $25 per person!

  • Governor’s Reception: Friday, April 5, 5:30PM, The Spire with 360-degree views of Louisville (top of the Hyatt)
  • Jim Beam Urban Stillhouse Tasting: Friday, April 5, immediately following the Governor’s Reception
  • Mercury Ballroom with a KISS Tribute Band: Friday, April 5, 9:00PM, free passes for all conference attendees!

Kick off the conference and attend the District 5 & AAF Louisville Conference Luncheon! $40 per attend

Conference Luncheon, Friday, April 17, Noon-1:15PM

Friday Entertainment Package and Conference Luncheon is not included as part of your conference registration fee.

Make your reservations and arrangements now!

District 5 Conference Friday, April 5 & 6

$190 each for the first 3 conference attendees per club. All other attendees per club are FREE. 

Governors Reception and Friday Evening Events

$30 per person
Tobias Roediger will send out Leadership Conference registration forms to each club separately.

District 5 & AAF Columbus Conference Luncheon, Friday, April 5, NOON

$40 per attendee and is not included in conference registration

Please make payments through AAF Columbus: url to come

Deadline to register is: tba


$169 per room

Hilton Columbus Downtown
401 N High St
Columbus, OH 43215

Rooms are available now at:


Last day to make reservations is March 21!


april 17 (Friday) - 18 (Saturday)


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