The 2016 National Convention will be held Dec. 12-14 at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas. Further information will be posted below later this year.
August 4, 2016
The GCAA National Advisory Board (NAB) is pleased to announce that the 2016 GCAA National Convention will be held December 12-14 at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas.
The convention fee for the 2016 event will be $425. We will be announcing our lineup of speakers in August and September, including those that will be a part of ou joint GCAA/WGCA session Monday, December 12.
The site of this year’s convention will again be the Planet Hollywood in the heart of the Las Vegas strip. The GCAA convention room rate is $119 + tax (Sunday-Thursday) and $129 + tax (Friday and Saturday) and all rates shown include the $20 resort fee. The room block cutoff date will be November 16th, 2016. Once our room block is filled, there is no guarantee of additional room availability at our convention price.
Again this year the GCAA will host a Rules Workshop for the membership. The workshop will be held Sunday evening, December 11 from 3:00pm to 7:00pm. The cost for the workshop is $35 and space is limited.
In conjunction with our convention, The College Golf Combines will be hosting a combine Sunday, December 11. The site of the event will be the Rio Secco Golf Club. For further information please visit http://www.collegegolfcombines.com/.
Again this year, the AJGA will be holding an event in conjuction with the GCAA Convention. The AJGA Senior Showcase will be held at Angel Park Golf Club in Las Vegas and feature unsigned 2017 graduates. The dates of the event will be Dec 9-11. For more information please visit https://www.ajga.org/microsite/index.asp?tn=2016116.
College Golf Combines Schedule
This year the convention will begin on Monday, December 7 with a full day of activities, including a joint session with the WGCA highlighted by Featured Instructor Cameron McCormick, Best Selling Author & Speaker Jon Gordon, and more. The evening will conclude with the Hall of Fame reception beginning at 6:00 p.m. and dinner at 7:00 p.m. Join us as we honor our members for their outstanding contributions to our profession for 2016.
Our Corporate Partners Exhibit Night will be held Tuesday, December 13 from 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Great food will be provided as always.
Planet Hollywood has created a unique web link to easily book your reservation online.
If you do wish to rent a car, Enterprise Rent-A-Car/National Car Rental are the preferred rental cars for our organization. As a reminder, you can use our GCAA corporate account number XZ51060 for special GCAA rates.
See You in December
We look forward to seeing you in Las Vegas for what will be an amazing week. We hope that this new venue will serve as a great host for another informative, fast-paced and exciting convention and look forward to again holding the convention in the same building with our friends from the WGCA.
Speaker Bio Page (To Be Updated Closer to the Convention Dates)