The AACE Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress isn’t all work! The meeting offers a number of opportunities for networking and socializing with your fellow clinical endocrinologists. Take advantage of these can’t miss events to catch up with your colleagues from around the world.
Now in its fifth year as a featured Annual Meeting event, the Women’s Luncheon has proven to be one of the most popular. This year’s Women’s Luncheon will be held Thursday, May 17, from 12:15 pm to 2:00 pm on Level 3 at the Hynes Convention Center. Saralyn Mark, MD, President & CEO of SolaMed Solutions, LLC will be the featured speaker. As the event is in great demand, sign up early to attend. Look for the “Optional Meals and Events” information during your Annual Meeting Registration online.
Domestic Chapters Reception
AACE’s active 12 state and 10 regional chapters offer opportunities for domestic members to get involved in AACE activities close to home. The domestic chapters receptions are ideal gatherings to meet colleagues, both long-standing and new, and network with other AACE members from your area. Chapter receptions will be held at the Sheraton Boston Hotel on Thursday, May 17 at 6 pm. Please refer to the AACE Meeting App and signage located inside the hotel for your chapter reception location.
International Chapter Reception
All international attendees are invited to join us as we celebrate and acknowledge the worldwide footprint of AACE at the International Chapters Reception at the Sheraton Boston Hotel on Thursday, May 17. With an international membership representing 102 countries (and growing), you’re sure to connect with an enthusiastic group of fellow endocrinologists for this evening of food and fellowship.
AACE is a strong proponent of fostering growth and development in endocrine fellows, and the Fellows-in-Training Luncheon is the ideal function for those Congress delegates who are in the process of completing their endocrinology training. Join your fellow Fellows on Friday, May 18, from 12:30 pm – 2:15 pm to learn about the many networking, research and learning opportunities we offer to maximize your training experience, both now and in the future. Check out the on-site program or AACE Meeting App for details.
College Breakfast: Meet the Masters
New this year is the inaugural College Breakfast with the Masters, on Saturday, May 19, 6:15 am – 8:00 am at the Hynes Convention Center. This event is designed to honor and celebrate ACE Master of the American College of Endocrinology (MACE) honorees at the 2018 AACE Annual Meeting.
Attendees will have the chance to engage in conversation with MACE members – some of whom have made substantial contributions to the field of endocrinology. Also, learn firsthand what it takes to receive both the FACE and MACE distinction.
Although FREE, Breakfast with the Masters is a ticketed event and limited to pre-registered attendees to allow for a more intimate, interactive experience. Click here to register for the Annual Meeting. To update your current registration and add the College Breakfast with the Masters, click here.
AACE Annual Business Meeting Luncheon
All Annual Congress attendees who are AACE members are invited to join us for the Annual Business Meeting Luncheon on Saturday, May 19, from 12:15 pm to 2:00 pm at the Sheraton Boston Hotel. The luncheon presentation will include the announcement of 2018 election results for Association officers, the installation of Daniel Hurley, MD, FACE, as 2018-2019 AACE President, important committee announcements and relevant association membership business. There is no additional charge for attending this event, but tickets are required to guarantee seating. Please refer to your registration form to make your reservations.
An always-popular finale to the Annual Congress proceedings, the President’s Gala is the perfect opportunity for camaraderie and celebration. Enjoy an evening of family-friendly fun featuring live music, a sumptuous selection of food stations and ample libations on Saturday, May 19 at the Sheraton Boston Hotel Grand Ballroom. The event is open to AACE Annual Meeting attendees and their guest(s). Single tickets are $35 or couples tickets are $60 and must be purchased in advance.