FAQ

Where does the 2024 Positive Business Conference Amplified take place?

The Positive Business Conference Amplified has both in-person and online options. 

IN PERSON: The conference takes place at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business located at 701 Tappan Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109. Main sessions are held in Robertson Auditorium, on level one. Workshops and activities will take place in classrooms throughout the building on various levels.

ONLINE: Registrants will receive their personalized login information for our conference platform, Pheedloop, in advance of the conference. As soon as you receive your login credentials, you can build your profile, explore the conference platform and all its features, and connect with other attendees. 

When does the 2024 Positive Business Conference Amplified take place?

The conference takes place on Thursday, May 9th, 2024. Click here to see the 2024 conference schedule.

IN PERSON: The conference will begin with registration and breakfast at 7:30 a.m. ET with the opening session at 9:00 a.m., with sessions concluding at 5:00 p.m. 

ONLINE: The opening session will begin at 9:00 a.m. ET, with sessions concluding at 5:00 p.m. ET. 

What types of sessions can I expect?

Content at the Positive Business Conference Amplified online will be frequently interactive and designed to inspire new ideas and practical applications that foster connection. The agenda will include opportunities for informal connections to be made between participants.

How can I connect prior to the conference with others who will be attending?

IN PERSON: One week prior to the in-person conference, we will provide you with our current Participants List, which includes contact information for those who have chosen to share it. We hope this enables you to network and build community.

ONLINE: One week prior to the online conference, we will provide you with our current online Participants List, which includes contact information for those who have chosen to share it. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to connect with other online participants on our conference platform, Pheedloop, in advance of the conference. We hope this enables you to network and build community.

How do I get there, where can I stay, and where should I park (in person)?

To make your travel to the conference and time in Ann Arbor more enjoyable, we’ve provided resources to help you plan your trip. Click here for details regarding accommodations, transportation, and maps.

What if I have dietary restrictions (in person)?

At every meal, vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options will be provided. If you have dietary restrictions beyond those listed, please note them accordingly on your registration form in the space provided.

What should I wear to the conference (in person)?

Most of our conference attendees wear business casual attire. For a peek at what people wore at the most recent in-person conference, click here to see a video slideshow.

What technology platform will be used for this conference (online)?

The Positive Business Conference online will be hosted on Pheedloop. All registered participants will receive their personalized login information in advance of the conference.

What does the registration fee cover? 

IN PERSON: The registration fee covers access to sessions from inspiring leaders in both thought and action. Also included are all breakfasts, refreshment breaks, and lunch.

ONLINE: The registration fee covers access to all online sessions from inspiring leaders in both thought and action. 

What is the registration cancellation policy?

If you need to cancel your registration once you have paid in full, please notify us in writing at pbconference@umich.edu. Refunds will be processed within two weeks of receiving written notification. A $100 service fee per registration will be deducted from your refund. Unfortunately, we will not be able to process any refunds after 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24th, 2024.

How long is registration open?

Early bird registration with discounted pricing is available through March 20th. Regular registration will remain open until 11:59 p.m. ET on May 7th. We are unable to accommodate registrations after this deadline.

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Click here to register for the 2024 Positive Business Conference Amplified.

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE


See the detailed 2024 conference schedule here.