POWERUp is COMMON’s annual spring conference. It spans 4 days, offering between 350-400 sessions, which are presented by over 100 IT professionals and cover over 20 IT areas. POWERUp also boasts the largest exposition of its kind. This conference structured to give you the pure education and professional connections needed to best enhance your career. Are you ready to POWERUp?

POWERUp 2020

CONFERENCE AT A GLANCE

April 19  Sunday
8:00 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.  Half-day Workshop
12:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Half-day Workshop
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. POWER Session for First-Time Attendees

April 20 Monday
6:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m. POWER Run/Walk
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Opening Session
10:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Sessions
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. POWER Panels
2:30 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Sessions
5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Reception in Exposition

April 21 Tuesday
8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Sessions
10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Expo Open
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch in Expo
1:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Keynote Presentation
2:45 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Sessions
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Reception in Exposition

April 22 Wednesday
8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Sessions
10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Expo Open
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch in Expo
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Keynote Presentation
2:45 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Sessions
Free Evening to Explore the Area

April 23 Thursday
8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Sessions
1:30 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Sessions
6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. CEF Closing Reception

ONLINE SESSION GUIDE

COMMON’s Call for Presentations is now open! If you are interested in presenting a session at conference, click here. The Online Session Guide will be released shortly after the Call for Presentations has closed on November 3, 2019. Stay tuned for the session list!

SPEAKERS

Over 100 IT professionals and experts come together at POWERUp to present approximately 350-400 sessions, covering over 20 IT areas.

Once sessions have been chosen, the speaker list will be announced.

VOLUNTEERS

Want to get involved in COMMON? We need volunteers to help our staff onsite at Fall Conference & Expo. Currently we need volunteers for:

  • TLC Group – Assists the education team onsite during the conference.
  • Social Media Task Force
  • 5K Route Guides

For more information, contact Tony Vorasorn, COMMON’s Membership and Recruitment Manager.

POWER 5K

Join us for this years Power 5K Run/Walk around Atlanta! It is a great way to start out the conference, meet fellow attendees, and enjoy a taste of the city. Add this event when you register for the conference to participate.

EXPO

During your time at POWERUp, you’ll get the valuable opportunity to network at Expo. Meet the companies that have created solutions and products to help streamline your daily work and boost your business. In expo, you’ll also enjoy several receptions and social gatherings throughout the conference. Be sure to attend and make valuable connections with both fellow attendees and exhibitors alike.

Is your company interested in exhibiting? Visit our sponsorship page or contact Wynn Burke for more information.

CONFERENCE CITY – ATLANTA

CONFERENCE HOTEL

Hyatt Regency Atlanta
265 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30303

Conference Room Rate – $195/night

Hyatt Regency Hotel

PRICING

Super Early Bird registration rates run through January 3, 2020.

COMMON Member
Individual Registration  –  $1,695
Group Registration  –  $1,485
One-Day Registration  –  $680/Day
Guest Registration  –  $395

Nonmember
Individual Registration  –  $1,995
Group Registration  –  Available to Members Only
One-Day Registration  –  $730/Day
Guest Registration  –  $445

Early Bird registration rates run through February 28, 2020.

COMMON Member
Individual Registration  –  $1,895
Group Registration  –  $1,685
One-Day Registration  –  $680/Day
Guest Registration  –  $395

Nonmember
Individual Registration  –  $2,195
Group Registration  –  Available to Members Only
One-Day Registration  –  $730/Day
Guest Registration  –  $445

COMMON Member
Individual Registration  –  $2,095
Group Registration  –  $1,885
One-Day Registration  –  $680/Day
Guest Registration  –  $395

Nonmember
Individual Registration  –  $2,395
Group Registration  –  Available to Members Only
One-Day Registration  –  $730/Day
Guest Registration  –  $445

REGISTRATION

Register for COMMON’s POWERUp 2020 in three easy steps:

  1. Become a COMMON Member*
  2. Reserve your room at our host location, Hyatt Regency Indianapolis**
  3. Register for Fall Conference

*Membership with COMMON saves you $300 on registration. Click here for more information on membership and it’s opportunities. Please note: payment of membership dues takes 24 hours to process.

Save more by staying at the Hyatt Regency hotel, home of POWERUp 2020. Receive a special COMMON room rate until March 26 by reserving at www.common.org/hotel.

**Below registration rates are for those staying at the Hyatt Regency hotel. Proof of hotel reservation is required at time of conference registration. A $200 fee will be charged to those staying in other hotels.

Group Registration
Group registration is available for four or more individuals from the same Corporate Member company registering at the same time. Rate shown is per person. Online registration is not available for group registration; registration by phone is required. Call us at 1.312.279.0192.

One-Day Registration
One-Day registration is available and is only valid for the date for which it was purchased.

Guest Registration
Guest registration includes the Opening Session, Expo (including lunch), and Welcome Reception only. Guests must accompany a paid attendee.

POWERUp

POWERUp is a trademark of COMMON.