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Thank You to Those Who Joined Us for the 2016 National Club Conference in Chicago


The 2016 National Club Conference was held May 19-21, 2016 at the Union League Club of Chicago
NCA thanks all the private club leaders who joined us for premier education, networking and social events.
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Having attended the full 2016 National Club Conference ...

CMAA members can earn 9 Allied Association education credits

CHAE and CHTP attendees can self-report up to 13 education credits toward the renewal of their designation

2016 Conference Highlights

Thursday, May 19, 2016

National Club Conference Golf Classic – Conway Farms Golf Club
Sponsored by CBIZ Weekes & Callaway

Welcome Reception – Chicago Yacht Club
Sponsored by Judd Brown Designs, Inc. & Jefferson Group Architects, Inc.


Friday, May 20, 2016

Morning Education (8:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.) – The Union League Club of Chicago, main dining room

Industry Outlook

Best Practices for Member and Club Communications

Technology Trends and Outlook for Clubs

Conference Luncheon – The Chicago Club
Speaker: Frederick Waddell, Past President, The Chicago Club, Chairman & CEO, Northern Trust Corporation

Afternoon Education (2:15 - 5:30 p.m.) – The Union League Club of Chicago, main dining room

Financial Insight: The Cornerstone of Truly Great Club Governance

How to Survive and Thrive with Changes in Leadership

Fitness and Wellness Trends for Clubs: Keys to Future Success

Conference Reception - The Standard Club
Sponsored by EmployeeMax

Progressive Dinner Part 1: Dinner - The Standard Club
Sponsored by Condon O’Meara McGinty & Donnelly LLP

Progressive Dinner Part 2: Dessert - Union League Club of Chicago
Sponsored by CC Tech Partners

Saturday, May 21 2016

Congressman Peter J. Roskam (R-Ill.)
Keynote Address: The Political Outlook for 2016 and Beyond

Morning Education - Legislative, Regulatory and Legal Issues For Clubs (8:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.) – The Union League Club of Chicago

Legislative/Regulatory Roundtable: How Clubs Are Coping with the Challenges

Legal Issues Confronting Private Clubs

Luncheon – The Union League Club of Chicago
Sponsored by the NCA Foundation


Special NRA Show 2016 Offer for National Club Conference Attendees

Planning to attend to the NRA Show 2016 (May 21-24, Chicago) after the National Club Conference?

Enjoy a special $55 discount registration rate to the NRA Show 2016 and FREE access to the BAR Event as a National Club Conference registrant!

Thank you to the sponsors of the 2016 National Club Conference:

President's Circle Sponsor:


Presenting Sponsors:

JBD DesignLichten CraigNCA Foundation

Corporate Partners