View highlights from our Annual Meeting and Conference September 27-October 1, 2017, at the Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza Hotel in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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Events of Note

Voices of Cincinnati

Renowned Ebony Strings to Play Saturday’s Evening Banquet

Ebony Strings is comprised of classically trained college musicians and graduates.   Ebony Strings was founded in 2003 when its current members were between the ages of 10 and 14.  They received their training through private lessons, various school programs, Cincinnati Jr. Strings, Cincinnati Symphony Youth Orchestra, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Nouveau Chamber Players, and the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music.   Their individual musical endeavors have taken them across the globe including The White House, Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Disney World, Australia, Poland and Paris.   Locally, they have had the honor to play as pre-concert entertainment for the Cincinnati Opera, the opening of the National Underground Freedom Center, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Donors Dinner, Cincinnati Zoofari, Urban League, and numerous weddings, church, benefits and corporate events.

Conference Film Festival

Click here to read more about the 18 films which will be offered over three days of the 2017 conference and the related discussions to follow.


2017 Conference Sponsors

We gratefully acknowledge our 2017 Conference Corporate Sponsors:

2017 Sponsors

Updated: September 12, 2017