2Basics of DCON 2014 Theme – “Your Golden Ticket” Location: Sacramento Convention CenterDate: April 11th-13th, 2014
3Hotel Info Hyatt Regency Sheraton Grand Holiday Inn Capitol Plaza Holiday Inn ExpressFairfield/CourtyardResidence InnHawthorn Suites3 Days, 2 NightsShuttles will take Key Clubbers to and from select hotels and the convention center
4Chaperones 10 Key Clubbers : 1 Chaperone Gender matters! If you have one female and 1 male student you must have 1 female and 1 male advisorThis rule must be followedAsk a scenario question. 13 girls and 2 boys, how many of each sex advisor?
5Registration BasicsOnline registration is used - greener and reduces errorsChecks onlyIn-depth tutorial and webinar will be created by the DCON Committee around early January to mid-January
6Registration Info. Online Registration Resources Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page. For example:* When is the best time to send in registration?* Who should I if I have questions?* What paper work needs to be submitted?* What is the chaperone ratio?* How many meals are provided?Find the more information on the CNH Cyberkey!There will be a step-by-step tutorial teaching Lieutenant Governors how to complete the registration process as well as a additional power point and webinar resource for all club members to view.
7DCON Financial Overview - Revenue Registration feeFor each Key Club member AND AdvisorRegular Registration: $178 per personFebruary 20th received by the District OfficeLate Registration: $218 per personMarch 15th received by the District Office
9DCON Financial Overview - Revenue Please remember to include hotel and travel expenses in your overall estimate of Convention Costs. Key Club or sponsoring Kiwanis Club should strive to contribute most or all of advisor expenses:Registration: $178 on time, $218 lateHotel: $170/night x 2 nights =$85/person(with 4 persons sharing)Transportation: Airfare, train fare, bus cost, rental van, advisor vehicle (mileage), parkingOther: Friday night meal, incidentals
10Governor’s BallJoin District Governor Victoria and your Lt. Governor at the Governor’s Ball on Saturday night!
11Alternative Activities Not much of a dancer?That’s okay! There will be plenty of Alternative Activities for you!Sing Karaoke!Play Ice Breakers!Play from a huge assortment of card, board and video games!Make new friends!
12Potential Games! And more!!! Board Games Card Games Video Games • Battleship• ClueChessCheckers• Cranium• Dominoes• 3 Jenga• 2 Life• 2 Monopoly• Scrabble• Sorry• Trouble• 2 Twister #1Card GamesUnoApples to ApplesPlaying CardsCharadesTabooMad GabMonopoly DealPass the PopcornVideo GamesDance CentralJust DanceMario Kart WiiSuper Smash Brother BrawlRock BandKaraoke RevolutionAnd more!!!
13Ribbons for All! 8-9 ribbon choices for each DCON attendee Around of each ribbonAttendees may DONATE $1 to the Pediatric Trauma Program to receive a ribbon
14Final Ribbon Choices First Timer Old Timer I ♥ Key Club I ♥ CNH Bees Ask Me How I FeelKey Club Changed My LifeBEE GoldenHeart of GoldEliminator
15Keynote Speaker Keith Hawkins Keith Hawkins presents Real Inspiration Incorporated, a company thathelps to solve some of the toughest challenges faced by schools andbusinesses alike. Through motivational speaking and customized programs,Real Inspiration has four key beliefs. Those beliefs are Relationships,Empowerment, Attitude and Leadership. The relationships built between youand others are the most important part of becoming the person you chooseto be.For more info https://keithhawkins.comSpoke for CNH in 2011
18The Embodiment of the DCON ‘14 theme Your Golden Ticket embodies the opportunities District Convention provides. Key Club is the ticket for leaders across the globe to develop leadership through service. It is not just the ticket for one individual; it is the ticket for anyone. It is YOUR ticket. With this ticket, Key Club members will be able to perform golden service and live by the core values. To celebrate the legacy brought by the CNH leaders, DCON 2014 will be YOUR GOLDEN TICKET. - DCON Committee Secretary Andrew Chang
19So why should you attend District Convention 2014? Meet thousands of Key Clubbers with tons of Key Club spiritBEE inspired by the motivational speakerElect the new District ExecutivesOver 40 educational seminarsService EXPOCollege EXPOGovernor’s BallCelebrate a year of golden service at the Awards Ceremony
20Theme ImplementationApply the theme, “Your Golden Ticket” at your social events, service projects, and fundraisers… …But HOW?
21Implementation Ideas Give out golden certificates for recognition! Utilize the gold color theme on club posters, banners, newsletters, and/or websitesDecorate tickets for social events with the color gold.Your social event, service project, and fundraiser theme may be related to something Golden!
22Yearly Implementation Ideas Decorate your meeting room, upon permission from your faculty advisor, with items that are gold!Include links to the DCON webpage on the CyberKey into your club websites and newsletters throughout the year.Include the theme throughout your meetings, agendas, socials, etc.Include the DCON logo in your work.
23Ways to Promote DCON Flyers Online Contain all the necessary resources for registration information, dates, and etc.OnlineEasily accessible and can be posted for promotion.Facebook Overlays with DCON information.Please refrain from creating mass event pages or mass DCON Facebook pages.Direct them to the CyberKey and/or information onto division websites.
24Ways to Promote DCON PowerPoint Presentations Promotional presentations which can be shared with the members.Club officers can use the materials at training workshops or club meetings.Presentation can include the convention activities.
25Ways to Promote DCON Twitter Have a Twitter account for DCON updates for members.Utilize “hashtag” system in which users can promote DCON. (ex. #DCON14 or #CNH14)We can also see what members are saying about DCON.We want to put the member’s voice on the screens at DCON, so get this trending!
26Ways to Promote DCON Videos Explore the possibility of various other videos to promote district convention.The Call to DCON video is a great resource to promote the event & theme.
27QUESTIONS, COMMENTS, CONCERNS, SUGGESTIONS? Go for the gold! Your Golden TicketQUESTIONS, COMMENTS, CONCERNS, SUGGESTIONS? Go for the gold!