The Synergy Conference 2020 will convene April 29 – May 1, 2020 at the Koury Convention Center in Greensboro, NC. This year’s conference is themed: FUTURE IN FOCUS. The conference timeline can be viewed here. Please note that the Wednesday portion of the conference will consist of the 21st Century Community Learning Center Statewide Meeting only.  For those registered attendees that are not a part of a 21st CCLC program, check-in for the Synergy Conference will begin at 8:30am on Thursday, April 30.
 
Early Registration is now open for the annual SYNERGY CONFERENCE! We hope you will join us on April 29 – May 1, 2020 at the Koury Convention Center in Greensboro, NC. You can register here by February 16th for the discounted rate of $200. Regular registration will begin on February 17th at the regular rate of $225.  
 
Afterschool, before school and summer programs that have never attended the Synergy Conference are being offered a special rate. If your program/organization has never attended or participated in the Synergy Conference, staff can register to attend at the rate of $175. Please send a registration request for this discounted rate to ncafterschool@ncforum.org. In your email, please include your program/organization name and the names of staff that are registering. 
***Note: This discount is specific to programs that have never been represented at the Synergy Conference. 
 The SYNERGY CONFERENCE 2020 has a hotel block at the Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons for the discounted rate of $147/night.  You can make hotel reservations here.  Hotel reservations must be made by 5pm on April 7th to get the discounted rate. Please make your hotel reservations as soon as possible to secure your room. 
 
The Request for Proposals (RFPs) for workshop presenters and vendors are now open. Workshop strands include Arts & Literacy, Closing Gaps, College & Career Readiness, Mentoring, Organizational Capacity, Public/Private Partnerships, S.T.E.M., and Youth Development.
Descriptions for each workshop strand can be viewed on the workshop and vendor RFPs along with deadlines and additional details. Proposal submissions are due January 31st.   We hope to see you in Greensboro!

Keynote Speaker Request For Proposals (RFP)

Vendor Request For Proposals (RFP)

Workshop Request For Proposals (RFP)