Convention Information


The 2019 KAB Convention moves back to Lawrence, but with a new venue - the DoubleTree by Hilton!  The events begin Sunday, October 20 with the Hall of Fame inductions and run through lunch on Tuesday, October 22.  We have fresh new presenters and a few veterans who you request to return.  The tentative schedule, registration and hotel information can be found HERE and will be updated from time to time.  Just a reminder the "Early Bird" discount runs out September 30!

Highlights include:

Swagger Institute's Derron Steenbergen for Sales and Managers

Bill Fromm, founder of Barkley Advertising, speaking on customer service

Al Tompkins, Poynter Institute's top news trainer

Program Director's session on "How to Monetize Programming"

Engineering presentations on ATSC 3.0 and others TBA

Hall of Fame Inductions

Awards of Excellence Dinner including music from songwriter James Slater