Blinded Veterans Association 72nd Convention
72nd National Convention
August 14th-18th, 2017
The Blinded Veterans Association is pleased to announce that the 72nd National Convention will be in the beautiful city of Jacksonville Florida August 14th-18th, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville. Nestled where the St. Johns River meets the Atlantic Ocean Jacksonville plays host to beautiful beaches and championship golf courses. At a room rate of just $91.00 per night and 80 degree weather it’s the ideal location. Jacksonville International Airport is just 15 miles from the hotel and with transportation provided complimentary by the hotel traveling will be a breeze.
Current highlights include, BVA Education Sessions and Leadership Training August 14th and 15th, Exhibit Hall August 15th and 16th, BVA Member and Business meeting August 16th – 18th the BVA National President Dinner Tuesday, August 15th, Father Carroll Memorial Luncheon, August 17th and The Awards Banquet August 18th. The 2016 Convention Exhibit Hall in Milwaukee, Wisconsin was the largest on record with over 50 exhibitors, including 12 companies brand new to the convention. For the 72nd National Convention BVA would like to send out a special invitation to the numerous exhibitors and sponsors that supported our blinded veterans to join us in Jacksonville in 2017. If you are or know of an organization supporting the blind and/or visually impaired community and want to see them in the education & exhibit hall in 2017 please let us know.
We look forward to seeing you in Jacksonville!