October 11-13, 2019

Sheraton Reston Hotel and Conference Center
Reston, VA 

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2019 VOTA Annual Conference Schedule at a Glance

Regular Conference Sessions Begin at 4:00 pm Friday, October 11, 2019

2:00 pm:    Registration Opens
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm: 
  Early Conference – 6 Concurrent Sessions
5:45 pm – 7:15 pm:   VOTA Board Meeting: Open Meeting for all VOTA Members 
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm:   VOTA Committee Meetings

Saturday, October 12, 2019

7:00 am – 7:25 am      Morning Wakeup Walk
7:00 am – 8:00 am      Registration, Continental Breakfast, and Visit with Exhibitors
8:00 am – 9:30 am      Welcome and Keynote Address
     Erin Clemens, OTR/L, BCP, CIMI – President, VOTA

Keynote Presentation: Power of Choices: Big Doors Swing on Small Hinges
Speaker: Billy Price, Co-Founder, Billy Footwear

Life is a matter of choices. We make choices every day. And often times we do not realize how important and impactful those choices can be. Come hear Billy Price, Co-Founder of BILLY Footwear, share his story of personal choices before, during, and after rehab; how those choices framed his life; and how the outcome later inspired the formation of an international shoe company.

9:30 am – 10:15 am    Poster Session # 1, Visit with Exhibitors, and Morning Break
10:15 am – 11:45 am  6 Concurrent Sessions
12:00 – 1:15 pm          Lunch and Scholarship and Awards Ceremony
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm     VOTA Business Meeting
  5 Concurrent Sessions
3:00 pm – 3:45 pm     Poster Session #2, Visit with Exhibitors, and Afternoon Break
3:45 pm – 5:15 pm     6 Concurrent Sessions
5:15 pm – 6:00 pm     VOTA Board Reception with Students  
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm     Wine and Cheese Reception with Silent Auction and Raffle w/ Karaoke and Dancing

Sunday, October 13, 2019

7:00 am                          Morning Yoga Rejuvenation  
7:45 am – 8:30 am      Continental Breakfast & Roundtable Discussions within Practice Settings
8:30 am – 10:00 am     6 Concurrent Sessions
10:00 am – 10:30 am  Poster Session #3, Visit with Exhibitors, and Morning Break
10:30 am – 12:00 pm 6 Concurrent Sessions
12:05 pm                       Adjourn

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We Would Like To Thank Our Conference Sponsors and Exhibitors

Silver Sponsor


Bronze Sponsors

LifeWorks Rehab at Medical Facilities of America

Mary Baldwin University - Murphy Deming College of Health Sciences
Virginia Commonwealth University OT Program

President Level Sponsors

National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Fleming Therapy Services
Virginia Vision Therapy Center, Inc.

Exhibit Tables
National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.
Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services

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