Schedule

 
 Wednesday, August 18, 2021 • Floor Open 10:00am - 5:00pm
 
10:00amORA Expo Opens 
10:15-2:15pm    Cocktail Shakedown Competition - Round I & II- 
11:00am-1:00 pmCulinary Cook-off Competition - Heats 1 & 2 
5:00pmORA Expo Closes & Opening Night Networking Reception Begins
Don't miss the chance for more time to visit with hospitality professionals as we gather on the east side of the Expo floor for a great networking reception to close the first day of the Expo! After you enjoy great hors d'oeuvres and beverages including your 2 free drink tickets, you can relax and catch up with friends and business associates after what has been an extended time away! Join us and benefit from a long-overdue opportunity to meet new friends and help us celebrate at the ORA Expo Opening Reception. Entry is now free to all persons wearing an official ORA Expo badge. Entertainment to be announced.

 
 
7:00pmORA Board of Directors Dinner - location TBD 
Thursday, August 19, 2021 • Floor Open 10:00am - 3:00pm 
8:30amORA Board of Directors Meeting 
10:30-11:30am
Industry Education - Session  (Standby for more Great Sessions to be Announced)
 
12:00-1:00pm"New Kids on the Block: How Generation Z Can Take Your Organization to the Next Level" 
presented by Bill Fournet, Founder of The Persimmon Group
 
1:30-2:30pmIndustry Education - (Standby for more Great Sessions to be Announced) 
2:00pm - 2:30pmCulinary Cook-off Competition - Championship Finals 
3:00pmORA Expo Closes, Exhibitors Move-out (all displays must be removed by 9:00pm Thursday) 


Education Stage Keynotes/Presenters: TBA