Networking Opportunities

SHDA’s Annual Conferences are considered the best networking opportunity in the industry. The 49th Annual Industry Advancement Summit will be no exception as SHDA strives to combine education and industry development with relationship building and fun.

SHDA receptions and cocktail parties are casual affairs. Networking receptions will feature light hors d’oeuvres and an open bar. Hospitality Suites will feature a beer and wine open bar.

SHDA Networking Receptions 

Monday, May 6 » 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
SHDA Welcome Reception

Tuesday, May 7 » 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Reception, Wild West Games, and Live Music

Wednesday, May 8 » 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
SHDA Networking Reception

SHDA Networking Luncheons

Tuesday, May 7 » 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
SHDA Business Update & Members’ Luncheon

Wednesday, May 8 » 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
SHDA Members’ Luncheon

Thursday, May 9 » 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
SHDA Luncheon

Wild West Networking Reception 

Tuesday, May 7 » 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
All attendees are encouraged to join us for a Wild West Night at Tombstone Western Town located on-site at the Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort! The casual event will offer outdoor games, live music, themed food, networking, and fun.

SHDA Hospitality Suite

Monday, May 6 - Wednesday, May 8 » 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

SHDA Al Hoffman Breakroom

Tuesday, May 7 - Thursday, May 9 » 10:15 AM - 5:25 PM

Need a quick refresh between your appointments? Stop by the Al Hoffman Memorial Breakroom for healthy snacks, a drink, and to peruse SHDA member benefit information. The Al Hoffman Memorial Breakroom Suite will be open during One-on-One Appointments if you need a quick break.

"SHDA is a valuable event by allowing access to decision makers, simply put, it helps make business easier!”

- 2018 Summit Distributor Attendee