Networking Events

OR Manager Conference is your time to meet with perioperative leaders from around the country to swap stories and share leadership tools.  Don’t miss these fun networking opportunities with your colleagues:

Continental Breakfasts and Networking Lunches

Discuss the latest perioperative developments over breakfast and lunch at OR Manager Conference. Breakfasts Wednesday-Friday and Lunches Wednesday-Thursday are included in all Value Package registrations.



World Tour Kick-off Party  
Wednesday 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

The official kickoff to the 2016 OR Manager Conference is your first look at the vendors in the 2-level exhibit hall while enjoying hors d’oeuvres, drinks and time to connect with old and new colleagues. Plus, the Build Your Dream OR Contest has higher stakes this year and will feature exclusive opportunities to earn points during the party. You won’t want to miss it! Guest tickets are available through Registration.

Sponsored by:

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MorORManager2-442 (1)ning Motivational Meetup!
Thursday 9:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Enjoy some energizing snacks with fellow attendees to get you ready for all of Thursday’s breakout sessions! This networking break will be in the Exhibit Hall, and will feature CEs presented by exhibitors and the OR Manager Conference Poster Gallery.



OR Manager Achievement Awards Luncheon and Presentation of the OR Manager of the Year Award
Thursday 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.

OR Manager will be recognizing excellence in perioperative services management with the inaugural OR Manager Achievement Awards:

OR Manager of the Year

Ambulatory Surgery Center Manager of the Year

Best in OR Business*

Emerging Leader Award

These awards are nominated by colleagues and peers, selected by the OR Manager Conference Planning Committee and OR Manager Advisory Board, and presented to deserving individuals who have performed exceptionally in his or her management position.  Join your colleagues September 22nd for the presentation of the Awards and to congratulate the winners.

 *The OR Business Manager of the Year Award will be presented at the 2017 OR Business Management Conference.

OR Manager Achievement Awards Celebratory Dessert Reception  
Thursday 12:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

After the OR Manager Achievement Awards Luncheon, celebrate with us in the Exhibit Hall with tasty treats!

Meet the Poster Session Authors

You’ll have the opportunity to meet with the 2016 Poster Session authors one-on-one to get the answers to your questions on Thursday September 22.

Thursday, September 22
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Refresh and Recharge – Afternoon Break
Thursday 3:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Before the evening Keynote on Thursday, be sure to recharge your educational vigor with healthy refreshments and bites, CEs presented by exhibitors, and visits to the Poster Gallery.


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Thursday 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.Vortex Canopy1

Experience the life of a movie star in old Las Vegas from on top of the Las Vegas Strip’s newest hotel, The LINQ. After entering on the red carpet, you’ll dance the night away to the sounds of Sinatra and Elvis while savoring delicious bites and complimentary beverages. The stunning view of the Las Vegas Strip at night will take your breath away – this is one event you won’t want to miss! Cocktail attire suggested. Guests and spouses welcome.

Please note this reception is not included in your registration and must be purchased as an add-on ticket.




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