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Boca Raton Resort, Boca Raton, FL

October 2-4, 2017

Networking

MHI Annual Golf Tournament

Boca Raton Golf
   Event Starts 8:00 am
   Event Ends After Lunch & Awards
   Location Boca Raton Resort Course

Dress Code

Gentlemen are expected to wear shirts with collars and sleeves and slacks/golf shorts. Tank tops, bathing suits, sweat pants, athletic shorts or short shorts are not permitted.
Ladies are expected to wear dresses, skirts, slacks, or golf shorts with golf shirts that either have a sleeve or a collar. Halter-tops, t-shirts, bathing suits, sweat pants, athletic shorts or short shorts are not permitted.
Shoes may be golf shoes with soft spikes or flat-soled athletic shoes.

Prizes

  • Hole In One Prize is $20k split ($10k to the player & $10k to MHEFI)
  • 3 Auxiliary Hole in One Prizes (TBD)
  • (3) Closest to Pin Prizes = $25 each
  • (1) Longest Drive Prize = $25
  • Top 3 Teams best score / 1st place $100 each; 2nd place $50 each; 3rd place $25 each

Description

The Resort Course was built in 1926 and enjoys world fame and acknowledgement as one of Florida's golden age courses. This stunning par-71 course plays 6,253 yards from the back tees and features a range of elevation changes, 12 acres of water with a signature water feature designed by Hugh Hughes . Discover the rich historic value and tradition of this exquisite golf course, dating back to when PGA professionals Sam Snead and Tommy Armour served at the resort.

Cost is $195 per person with a 40 players maximum so sign up early to secure your spot.

What's Included

  • Greens fee, Cart, Water on cart
  • Tournament Scoring & Set Up
  • Lunch and Beverages (prizes awarded at lunch)

Additional Expenses:

  • Snacks on own
  • Rental Clubs $74.90 includes tax and 2 sleeves of golf balls
  • Rental Shoes Not Available

Networking Scavenger Hunt

MHI Scavenger Hunt
   Event Starts 3:00 pm
   Event Ends 6:00 pm
   Location Boca Resort

Schedule

  • 3:00 pm - Meet in the Mizner Center Grand Ballroom foyer for Orientation * Mandatory -- You must show up to receive your iPad and instructions.
  • 3:00 pm - 3:15 pm - Orientation
  • 3:15 pm - 6:00 pm Scavenger Hunt
  • 6:00 pm - Return to Ballroom Foyer to award prizes to the winning teams!

Description

You asked for more networking opportunities and you asked for something to do before the conference begins. This is a great way to meet other MHI members and make new friends while you experience the destination and learn your way around the resort. The Waldorf Astoria Boca Raton Resort is a large, 2-property complex. You will work in teams to share ideas while you search for clues, make photos of your missions and solve challenges; stopping at various spots throughout the resort property. The team with the highest score wins a prize! (But really everyone who participates wins with fun.)

Cost: $0 (included with your registration payment)
You must register to participate.
Registrants will be grouped into teams of 10 people. Teams will be officially formed onsite by the game emcee at the orientation, but you can organize your group prior and show up together to announce your team. Please pre-register to give us a headcount by the cut off of September 12th. After that date we will waitlist you.

Buffet Dinner at the Garden Pool with Carnival Games & FlowRider

MHI Dinner by the Pool
   Event Starts 6:00 pm
   Event Ends 9:00 pm
   Location Garden Pool
(Happy Hour on the Lawn)

Description

It's a Carnival! Meet your MHI friends and make new ones out by the garden pool. You can't miss the red & white top game stations with "old timey" charm. Show your skills and take your chances with a variety of old fashioned games. There will also be a professional wave rider demonstrating his moves on the Flow Rider machine.



Spouse Program: The Wick Costume Museum

The Wick Costume Museum
   Event Starts 10:30 am
   Event Ends 2:00 pm
   Location 7901 North Federal Hwy

Description

"Where Runway Meets Broadway"
Unlike anything you have seen before, the Costume Museum at the Wick Theatre is an astounding exhibit of the finest costumes ever brought to the Broadway stage by the most honored and respected designers in the history of the American Musical Theatre. This incredible venue houses a collection of original costumes from over 35 Broadway productions and revivals with an estimated value of more than 20 million dollars. The collection has been featured on The Today Show, in People magazine and was the subject of a spectacular photo essay in Vogue magazine by renowned photographer, Bruce Weber.

Cost: Complimentary with Spouse Registration

What's Included

  • Travel
  • Lunch
  • Tour

Glow Games Party Dinner at Boca Beach Club

MHI Dinner by the Pool
   Event Starts 6:00 pm
(Happy Hour 6 pm - 7 pm)
   Event Ends 9:00 pm
   Location Garden Pool
(Happy Hour on the Grand Lawn)

Description

Unwind with cool beverages and networking before we head to the beach for a glow party. Then at 7pm board the MHI bus for the short 7-minute trip to the Beach Club. (This is not walkable). Enjoy casual glow games (putting, corn hole, horse shoes). or take a turn racing speed boats in the pool. Our games captain will organize boat races with obstacles and provide you with the remote controls.

YPN Breakfast with the Board

YPN Breakfast with the Board
   Event Starts 7:00 am
   Event Ends 8:00 am

Description

Join MHI's Young Professionals Network for a breakfast and networking event with some of MHI's Board & Roundtable members. Hear from a panel of board members as they share career stories, advancement tips and the importance of getting involved as a young professional. This event is targeted to those under the age of 40 that are looking to advance their career in the material handling industry. Doors and breakfast will open at 6:30 am.

Trivia Night & MHI Awards

MHI Trivia Night
   Event Starts 6:00 pm
(Happy Hour 6 pm - 7 pm)
   Event Ends 10:00 pm
   Location Grand Ballroom
(Happy Hour in the Foyer)

Description

Join us from 6pm - 7pm in the foyer for Happy Hour. If you haven't had a chance to try the virtual games and see all the table top displays in the foyer, now is your last opportunity. At 7pm we will move into the ballroom for a game of trivia with Family Feud style finale. What is your strategy? Sit with friends or sit with members you don't know yet who just look especially smart; your table will become your team for the evening's trivia game. With a live leader board to keep score and lots of interesting questions, we will see who knows the most about, well, nothing in particular...it's all about the fun!

At Leisure Activities

Boca Raton Resort Beach Club
   Event Starts Any Time
   Event Ends Any Time
   Location Boca Raton Resort

To see a full description of all activities, please visit here.

What's Included

  • WiFi in guest rooms and public areas
  • Bellman Gratuities
  • Local & Long Distance calls from guest rooms
  • Resort Van Shuttle between main resort and beach club
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Beach chairs & umbrellas at beach club
  • Fitness Center & Fitness classes offered at 3 locations
  • Unlimited driving range use
  • Mizner Water Taxi - yacht that runs every 20 minutes Thursday to Sunday from 10am to 6pm. Taking guests back and forth from the main resort to the beach club. It is located right outside the Palm Court space on the Marina.
  • Self-guided sculpture tour

The following activities can be arranged onsite with varying costs:

  • Waldorf Astoria Spa
  • Tennis - 30 clay courts
  • Boating (marina onsite)
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Jet Ski
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing lessons

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