Event

2017 VESTA National Summit

The 2017 VESTA National Summit brings together industry members, VESTA instructors and VESTA Management Team members to review, revise and refine the expansive VESTA grape, wine and entrepreneurship curriculum. In addition to a thorough review of the curriculum, the focus this year will be directed on integration of the VESTA Virtual Reality program; Grape and Wine Industry Occupational Competencies; and online instructional strategies and best practices.  

Agenda

Tuesday, May 30,2017

1:00 - 6:00 PM - Check In for National Visiting Committee and Management Team members
6:00 - 7:00 PM - Hospitality
7:00 - 9:00 PM - Dinner

Wednesday, May 31, 2016

7:00 - 7:45 AM - Breakfast
8:00 - 10:15 AM - VESTA annual report to NVC members
10:15 - 10:30 AM - Break
10:30 - 12:00 Noon - VESTA annual report to NVC members
12:00 - 1:00 PM - Lunch
1:00 - 3:00 PM - Guest Speaker Presentations
3:00 - 3:15 PM - Break
3:15 - 5:00 PM - NVC / Guest Speaker meeting time
3:15 - 5:00 PM - VESTA Management Team meeting
5:00 - 6:00 PM - Personal Time
6:00 - 7:00 PM - Hospitality
7:00 - 9:00 PM - Dinner

Thursday, June 1, 2017

7:00 - 7:45 AM - Breakfast
8:30 - 11:30 AM - NVC Report to VESTA
11:30 AM  12:30 PM - Lunch
12:30 - 6:00 PM - Industry Tours
6:00 - 7:00 PM - Hospitality
7:00 - 9:00 PM - Dinner

Friday, June 2, 2017

7:00 - 7:45 AM - Breakfast
8:00 - 10:15 AM - Summit Session 1
10:15 - 10:30 AM - Break
10:30 - 12:00 Noon - Summit Session 2
12:00 - 1:00 PM - Lunch
1:00 - 3:00 PM - Summit Session 3
3:00 - 3:15 PM - Break
3:15 - 5:00 PM - Summit Session 4
5:00 - 6:00 PM - Personal Time
6:00 - 7:00 PM - Hospitality
7:00 - 9:00 PM - Dinner

Saturday, June 3, 2017

7:00 - 7:45 AM - Breakfast
8:00 - 10:15 AM - Summit Session 5
10:15 - 10:30 AM - Break
10:30 - 12:00 Noon - Summit Session 6
12:00 - 1:00 PM - Lunch
1:00 - 3:00 PM - Summit Session 7
3:00 - 3:15 PM - Break
3:15 - 5:00 PM - Summit Session 8
5:00 - 6:00 PM - Personal Time
6:00 - 7:00 PM - Hospitality
7:00 - 9:00 PM - Dinner

Register NOW - Click Here to Register for the Retreat.  Registration Deadline April 14, 2017.

Resort Lodging - Hotel Reservation Deadline April 14, 2017.

Wild Dunes Resort, Nestled on the northern tip of Isle of Palms, a lush barrier island off the coast of South Carolina, Wild Dunes Resort is located less than 30 minutes from the charm and grace of historic Charleston.  The Resort occupies 1,600 acres of oceanfront paradise with a variety of accommodations ranging from the AAA Four Diamond Rated Boardwalk Inn and the new Village at Wild Dunes to private villas and luxury home rentals.

First developed in 1972, Wild Dunes offers a year-round menu of championship golf, nationally ranked tennis, award-winning recreation, spa services and restaurant options, Wild Dunes Resort has been distinguished by many publications and associations as a top destination for families, golfers, tennis lovers and meeting and event planners.  It is one of more than 30 independent, upscale and luxury hotels, resorts and golf clubs in the United States managed by Destination Hotels & Resorts, the fourth largest independent hospitality management company in the country.

1 Sundial Circle, Isle of Palms, SC 29451

843.886.6000

Each participant must make their room reservations.  To reserve your room, call 877.624.3654 and ask for the VESTA room block, "VESTA Program."  Registration Deadline is April 14, 2017. 

Airport - The closest airport is the Charleston Airport (CHS).

Contact name: Michelle Norgren
Phone: 843.886.6000
E-mail: michellenorgren@missouristate.edu
Lodging info: Wild Dunes Resort, Isle of Palms, SC

Location: 1 Sundial Circle, Isle of Palms, SC 29451