Welcome to Gathering XXVII: Las Vegas, Nevada!If you If you arrive on Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday April 1 - 3, 2019

Attendees taking torch workshops: All workshops begin at 9AM and are being held in Exhibit Hall D, at the South Point Hotel Expo Center. Click here to view South Point maps.  Our Gathering Workshop Monitor, Hayley Tsang Sather and Carlisle Manufacturing, our Workshop Management Team, will have a student roster and they are expecting you.

Artists being filmed for presentations: Filming is taking place in the South Point Hotel Expo Center, Exhibit Hall B. You can view the South Point Hotel map for reference. Jeff Taylor, Bob Unger, and Mike Gannon of AV Services will be there to welcome you    
If you arrive on Wednesday, April 3, 2019
             On-site check-in for pre-registered attendees will open Wednesday at 10 AM.  You will be able to add a banquet ticket or buy a guest pass to bring a friend to opening reception.  Your conference bag filled with great information, your badge, and T-shirt or Commemorative Bead, if you ordered these will be waiting for you. Don't forget to  Sign up for your banquet table!  We look forward to seeing you at Opening reception.

.New Attendees/ Gathering Guides meet in Brunswick at 5:00 on Wednesday April 3, 2019 and we will guide you on to have an amazing gathering experience.

Fundraising opens 
             Fundraising sales will open at 12:00 on this day outside of the Brunswick Room. You will find our new postcard project packs, snap jewelry, and other great merchandise offered.

A Drop off box for Silent and Live Auction are at the Registration desk for your convenience

New and Exciting Meeting App.    Attendify can be downloaded on your phone and this will allow you to set reminders, message your friends and find everything at your fingertips:

  Download the App Here:

 Go to Google Play or the IPhone Store and search for the Attendify App. Install, set up a profile (other attendees will be able to see your profile, so only use info you want to share), then search for "ISGB Gathering 2019". Any questions dalmichelle@isgb.org   Tutorials will be available at the registration desk.

Here is a copy of the Schedule at a glance.  


Have a Great Time at the Conference!

The ISGB Board of Directors, Operations Manager,

and the entire 2019 Gathering Team

Submissions may also be dropped off in person at on-site check-in.

We have an exciting new schedule this year!

  • Pre-conference workshops are Tuesday & Wednesday April 2 & 3, 2019
  • Opening reception & Bead Swap - Wednesday evening April 3, 2019
  • Thursday April 4, 2019 starts with our Keynote speaker & presentations run all day 9-5 pm 
  • Friday, April 5, 2019 starts with our membership meeting at 10 am & presenters from 12:30-5 pm
  • Saturday, April 6, 2019 is the Glass, Beads & Jewelry Bazaar
  • Sunday, April 7, 2019 presentations are from 9-Noon, followed by closing remarks

New and exciting events for this years Gathering!

7% discount off Alaska Airlines published fares (except companion and other promotional fares) Meeting Name: ISGB Gathering 2019; Meeting Fare Code: ECMC023; Departure City(s) Any Alaska Airlines/Horizon Air city; Not Included: Prudhoe Bay, Alaska and Costa Rica; Travel Dates: April 1, 2019 - April 11, 2019 except April 5 - 7, 2019

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