Champion for Children Conference

March 31 - April 1, 2020

Abilene Convention Center

1100 North 6th Street
Abilene, TX 79601

Conference Schedule


C4C Schedule 2020

 


Conference Check-In and Registration

On-line registration is available January - March 16, 2020.  Registration will not be available between March 16th and the conference.  On-line registration will open back up at 8:00am, March 31st, prices will be increased.

Students: (Students must present school ID at registration)
Conference 2-day  (includes Conference entry Tuesday and Wednesday, Social on Tuesday night, and Luncheon on Wednesday). $80
Conference 1-day (includes Conference entry and Social on Tuesday*.  Luncheon on Wednesday not included) $60
Wednesday only (includes Conference entry with Luncheon on Wednesday and Social on Tuesday night) $40
Professionals: 
Conference 2-day  (includes Conference entry Tuesday and Wednesday, Social on Tuesday night, and Luncheon on Wednesday). $140
Conference 1-day (includes Conference entry and Social on Tuesday*.  Luncheon on Wednesday not included) $120
Wednesday only (includes Conference entry with Luncheon on Wednesday and Social on Tuesday night) $100
Special Events:
Social guest ticket (for guests of conference attendees, sponsors and booth vendors) $10
Luncheon on Wednesday (for awards winner guests and non conference participants) $35

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Conference Opening Plenary Speaker

Sandra A. Lopez, LCSW-S, ACSW

Sandra A. Lopez is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Consultant in clinical practice in the Houston area.  She served on the faculty of University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work and retired after 20 years of service.  Her primary area of expertise is trauma and provides therapy to children and families impacted by diverse traumatic experiences.  She is a recognized trainer and consultant in the arena of trauma-informed practice and has worked with various systems.   Sandra is best known for her passion and dedication in promoting the importance of self-care and resiliency for helping professionals across practice settings.


Social at the Sockdolager Brewing Company

Connect with professionals and speakers attending the conference.  Dinner, pay on your own, is provided by Abilene’s awesome food trucks.  Cash bar available.  Entertainment provided by Sweet and Wild.  Social included in price of conference, additional tickets can be purchased at registration.  Must be over 21, no children please.

Sockdolager

Sweet and Wild Band

Tacolote Food Truck


Exhibit Hall

Visit the Exhibit Hall, vendors will be available Tuesday and Wednesday.  Some vendors have donated door prizes for the scavenger hunt on Wednesday.  Who doesn’t like free stuff?