Conference Overview

Keep AG Wired

Keep AG Wired is all about the connections taking place within the AlphaGraphics Network. We are wired to the future, wired to technology and wired to our customers. Conference registration is your link to all the education, networking and celebration: three days to learn new approaches, engage with fellow Franchisees and enjoy the wonderful diversity of Austin.

Conference kicks off Wednesday evening with the Welcome Event at Speakeasy where you’ll be treated to a truly unique experience complete with music, vintage bowling lanes, darts and an elegant, rooftop terrace overlooking the city.

Thursday morning begins with the popular Connect Sessions, followed by the Opening General Session. You'll see awards presented, have a chance to win Sweepstakes drawings and hear from MBE CEO Paolo Fiorelli and AlphaGraphics COO Ryan Farris. Plus, the keynote address features a returning speaker who wowed attendees at Conference in Washington DC. Thought leader Les McKeown will share new ideas on helping you grow.

In the afternoon, the concurrent sessions begin with Strategic Planning for Tier 1 locations and training sessions for Tier 2 and Tier 3 Centers*. Then it's the first half of the Technology Expo, which includes a social with hors d'oeuvres, drinks and prizes.

Friday begins with a Vendor Networking breakfast, and then you’ll launch right into the remainder of the Tech Expo. After a group lunch session, there are additional Strategic Planning and training opportunities in the afternoon. Finish your day by heading out for the Dine Around with a group of friends to enjoy one of the many amazing restaurants in the capital city.

Your final day starts with a General Session that features additional speakers and awards. Then it's more training classes and Strategic Planning for the Tier 3 Centers. Take some time to relax in advance of the Austintatious Celebration Dinner, which begins with a cocktail reception and ends with presentation of the coveted Franny Award.

Don’t miss out. AlphaGraphics 2018 Annual Conference will help you stay wired for success.

*Tier 1 – Sales under $800K
Tier 2 – $800K-$1.8M in sales
Tier 3 – Sales over $1.8M