Kappa Alpha Order

78th Convention

Schedule for the 78th Convention & Brotherhood Weekend

78th Convention & Brotherhood Weekend
yatt Regency New Orleans
New Orleans, Louisiana
August 1–4, 2019

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Thursday, August 1

8am–11:30am Advisory Council Meeting, invitation only Strand 10
9am–5pm Convention Registration & Values Quarter Open Empire Foyer and Empire C and D
2–2:45pm Welcome and Convention Orientation Empire
3–5pm Convention Session I Empire
3–5pm KAOEF Crimson & Gold Society Lounge Foster 1
5–6pm KA Chorus Practice Foster 2
5:30–6:30pm KAOEF’s George C. Marshall Society Reception, invitation only Foster 1
6–6:30pm Meet and Depart for Dinners Hyatt Lobby
6:30–9pm Mardi Gras Brotherhood Dinner Bourbon Vieux
6:30–9pm KAOEF Crimson & Gold Society Reception and Dinner, invitation only Galatoire’s
9:00pm Buses Depart Galatoire’s for Hyatt Regency Galatoire’s
9–10pm KAOEF’s Knight Commander’s Society Dessert Reception, invitation only  Knight Commander’s Suite

Friday, August 2

8am–5pm Registration Empire Foyer
8–8:30am Meet to and Depart for Model Initiation – Grab and Go Breakfast on Bus Hyatt Lobby
9–11:30am Model Initiation, Initiated Members Only St. Charles Ave. Presbyterian Church
11am–5pm Tuxedo Pick-up Strand 1
11:30am–1pm Lunch Pythian Market – Walk to Hyatt Regency after Lunch
12:30–5pm KAOEF Board of Trustees Lunch and Meeting, members only Strand A
1:30pm–5pm Vendors Open Empire Foyer
1:30–2:30pm Committee Meetings Finance, Bolden 5
Resolutions, Bolden 6
Legislative, Strand 10B
3–4pm KA Chorus Practice Foster 2
3–5pm KAOEF Crimson & Gold Society Lounge Open, Members Only Foster 1
4:30pm Meet and Depart for National WWII Museum Hyatt Lobby
5:30–7pm National WWII Museum Tours “Road to Berlin” and Road to Tokyo” Exhibits
7–9:30pm KAOEF’s 22nd Annual Bid for Brotherhood & Memorial Dinner National WWII Museum
9:30pm Buses Depart for Return to Hyatt Regency  

Saturday, August 3

8am–4pm Registration and Vendors Open Empire Foyer
8–9am KA Chorus Practice Foster 2
9–10am Province Breakfast Empire C and D
9:00am–12:30pm KAOEF Crimson & Gold Society Lounge Open, Members Only Foster 1
10–11:30am Undergraduate Conference Empire C and D
10-11am Alumni Conference Strand 10A
11:30am–12:30pm Undergraduate/Alumni Professional Networking Fair Empire Foyer
12:30pm–2pm KAOEF Leadership Lecture Luncheon Empire C and D
2–5pm Convention Session II Empire A and B
2–4pm KAOEF Crimson & Gold Society Lounge Open, Members Only Foster 1
5–6pm KA Chorus Practice Foster 2
6–6:45pm Knight Commanders Accolade & Crimson & Gold Society Reception, Recipients/Members Only 8 Block Restaurant, 3rd Floor
6:30–7:15pm Convention Reception presented by the Loyal Order & Forever KA Empire Foyer
6:45–7:15pm KA Chorus Practice Dress Rehearsal Foster 2
7:15pm Official Convention Photo Meet in Empire Foyer
7:45–9:30pm Knight Commander’s Installation Banquet and Ceremony Empire A and B
9:30–11:30pm Knight Commander’s Reception Empire C and D

Sunday, August 4

8–8:30am Worship Service Bolden 4
8:30am Former Knight Commanders’ Breakfast 8 Block Restaurant, 3rd Floor

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