Registration Packet Diamond Sponsors Spike’s Got Talent - Spike Talent Competition and Party For Spike Club Members only! Get your convention experience off to the right start with Spike’s Got Talent, a friendly talent competition among our Spikes. The party begins with cocktails and dinner, then get ready for entertainment provided by some of the HBASC’s talented Spikes. A winner will be announced by our panel of judges. So start planning your act. More information available closer to this event. Spike After Party Diamond Sponsors For all convention goers! The HBASC Spike Club will be opening up their party to all registered attendees at 9:00 p.m. sharp. If you’re looking for a fun place to go after dinner, we already have that covered. Join the Spike’s after their party and enjoy a DJ, karaoke, and a cash bar. Sing your heart out! You don’t want to miss this event! Prom Night Rewind & SC Builders PAC Silent Auction Dust off that old tuxedo or prom dress or just buy a new one! This year’s Grand Finale Party & Dinner will be at the Commerce Club, which is a formal attire only facility. We’re going to rewind to prom night, whether it was in the glorious 60s and 70s or the fabulous 80s and 90s. You’ll get to enjoy a sit down dinner and cocktails, not to men- tion great entertainment. And don’t forget about the SC Builders PAC silent auction. We’re planning on having some great items to bid on, so be prepared to write a check or hand over your credit card! Education Courses (All courses are approved for Certified Master Builder credit.) Gold Sponsors We’re giving you the tools you need to help diversify your business. Take advantage of the NAHB’s Diversification: Capi- talizing on New Business Opportunities. After you complete this course, you’ll be able to expand your business into new areas of the construction industry, including commercial, remodeling, special use structures and institutional projects. Please note that this course is an additional registration fee. We’ve got some of the best local experts to speak on a range of excellent top- ics, including a green building series taking place each day of the convention! All convention education courses are approved for Certified Master Builder credit. That means all Certified Master Builders who attend courses at the convention can receive enough credits for their yearly renewal!! Babysitting Service Last year’s babysiting service was such a hit, we decided to bring it back for this year’s convention! Our babysitting ser- vice is available during specified convention events for all regiStered children ages 4 and older. Specified events include Thursday night’s Spike’s Got Talent Competition and Party and Spike After Party, and for Saturday night’s Prom Night Rewind and SC Builders PAC Silent Auction. Silver Sponsors Friday Night Free Events! Friday night is open to convention goers’ delight! Attend a Greenville Drive minor league baseball game. Downtown Greenville offers plenty of free entertainment during their Summer concert series. And don’t forget about the variety of esquisite restaurant convention packages Greenville has to offer. Start planning your Friday night at the convention. Check out our website (www.hbaofsc.com) for a Downtown Greenville brochure and links to other helpful information. The Hyatt Regency Greenville Special Room Rates for HBASC Convention Attendees Single Occupancy: $115/night Double Occupancy: $125/night Triple Occupancy: $135/night Quadruple Occupancy: $145/night Reserve your room by June 2, 2009. Call: 864-235-1234 or 800-233-1234 Online: http://www.greenville.hyatt.com/groupbooking/gsprghbsc2009 Hotel may sell out before the reservation deadline, so reserve your room asap! Wednesday, July 22, 2009 5:30 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. Convention Registration Desk Open 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. EOC Dinner (EOs ONLY) Thursday, July 23, 2009 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Convention Registration Desk Open 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. NAHB’s Diversification: Capitalizing on New Business Opportunities** 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Introduction to Green Building & How to Stay Green Diamond Sponsors 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Model Sales Contract NEWLY COMPLETED! 6:45 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Kid’s Night “Crafts & Games” - Babysitting Service 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Spike’s Got Talent - Spike Talent Competition and Party*** (Spike Club Members Only) 9:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. Spike After Party - cash bar (For ALL Convention Goers) Friday, July 24, 2009 7:00 a.m. Exhibitor Setup 7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Convention Registration Desk Open 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Keynote Session “Looking Ahead” with Financial Panel 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Exhibitor Trade Show & Luncheon 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Convention Registration Desk Open 1:30 p.m - 3:30 p.m. Kids Bingo (...and adults too!) 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Continuing Education Session I (choose one course) Gold Sponsors Advanced QuickBooks for Builders/Remodelers NAHB Green Standards Building Codes: What Every Builder/Remodeler Needs to Know 3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Education Break 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Continuing Education Session II (choose one course) Estimating Design Trends Building Codes: What Every Builder/Remodeler Needs to Know Saturday, July 25, 2009 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Convention Registration Desk Open 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Board of Directors Meeting Silver Sponsors 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m. Green Rater and Energy Star 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. HBA “Amazing Race” Competition 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Legislative Session: Looking Ahead 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Kid’s Night “Pizza & Movie Night” - Babysitting Service 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. PAC Silent Auction Reception 7:00 p.m. - Midnight Prom Night Rewind - Grande Finale Party & Dinner at Commerce Club - Live Auction (Cash Bar following dinner) Dress: Prom Formal Sunday, July 26, 2009 11:00 a.m. Hotel Check Out **The cost of this course is in addition to your convention registration fee. Please refer to the registration form for the actual cost. ***To qualify for the Spike’s Got Talent Competition and Party, you must be a current Spike & earn at least 1 Spike Credit between July 1, 2008 & June 30, 2009. ATTENDEE INFORMATION Please fill out completely. SPOUSE/GUEST INFORMATION First Name Last Name First Name Badge Name (if different from above) Last Name Local HBA Child’s Name/Age Company Name Child’s Name/Age Address Child’s Name/Age City State Zip Phone Number Fax Number Email Address Check all that apply: oBuilder oAssociate oSpike oNon-Member oEO/Staff oFirst-Time Attendee REGISTRATION FEES & OPTIONAL TICKETED EVENTS PAYMENT INFORMATION The HBASC prefers to receive payment by check; HBa Member1: $300...........................................................................$ however, credit cards are accepted. Early Bird Registration: $245 (postmarked before May 30th) Make checks payable to: HBA of South Carolina On-site Registration Fee+: $350 First-time attendee1: $300................................................................$ Mail/Fax registration form to: 1419 Pendleton Street Early Bird Registration: $245 (postmarked before May 30th) Columbia, SC 29201 On-site Registration Fee+: $350 803-254-5762 Non-Member1: $375...........................................................................$ oCHECK oVISA oMASTERCARD On-site Registration Fee+: $425 Spouse/guest1 (limit 1 per registrant): $150..................................$ Card Holder Name On-site Registration Fee+: $200 Child1 (under 16): $25 x #of children ________..............................$ Card Number On-site Registration Fee+: $50 Child registration includes babysitting service Exp. Date VIC Code (3-digit code) NaHB education (7/24): $225 Member; $325 Non-Member...........$ Credit Card Billing Address tOtal dUe.......$ Signature golf packages available! See website for details...www.hbaofsc.com. 1 Registration fees include: Opening Session Breakfast, Spike’s Got Talent - Spike Talent Due to contract obligations, no refunds will be issued for cancella- tions received after June 30, 2009. All refunds requests received Competition and Party (for qualifiers & a guest), Spike After Party, Exhibitor’s Luncheon by the cancellation deadline will be processed after July 27, 2009. & Trade Show, Prom Night Rewind Dinner & PAC Silent Auction, and breaks between A cancellation fee of $50 will be assessed. Hotel group rate cut- courses. To qualify for the Spike Party, you must be a current Spike and earn at least 1 off date does not guarantee the hotel will not sell out prior to the Spike Credit between July 1, 2008 and June 30, 2009. cut-off date. To ensure a room at the convention hotel, please make your reservations as early as possible. + On-site Registration: Any registration received after July 17, 2009 will be considered on-site registration and the on-site registration fees will be applied.