Georgia Chapter Welcomes You

To The Peach State!

Hilton Atlanta Northeast, July 20 - 23


Watch this space for daily updates and pictures of Convention 2017!


Culture Fiesta | Maiden 5K Fun Walk


Gala Guest Artists


Event Speakers


Dr. Tonga K. Nfor

MD MSPH FACC - Keynote Speaker

Tonga Nfor is a successful medical professional of Cameroonian descent residing in the United States of America. He hails from the Northwest Province of Cameroon. He was educated in Cameroon, the United Kingdom and United States of America. He currently practices as an Interventional Cardiologist in Milwaukee, WI and serves as Assistant Professor of Medicine with the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. He is the author of several scientific papers and holds professional memberships in several national and international organizations.

Dr Nfor is most proud of his role as a husband and father of four beautiful kids. Out of his professional and family life he is active in several local community organizations.

Shey Louis Ntasin

BFU-USA National President

Shey Ntasin lives in Charlotte, North Carolina and hails from Mbivtinbang, in Kumbo. He is a member of the Georgia Chapter. He has previously served BFU-USA as Chair of the Technology Committee (2007 - 2009), and National Vice President (2009 - 2016). Shey Ntasin holds a PhD in Mathematical Sciences, with 13 Years of quantitative risk management experience in banking and finance. He enjoys playing football (soccer), brewing beer and kombucha, and building websites. He is married to his wife Kila, with 3 children: Edmund, Vera, and Leo. He commits to using his skills and experience to further the mission and vision of BFU-USA by developing and implementing high impact strategic initiatives with measurable outcomes across the core areas of the organization.

Schedule


20

July

Thursday

  • 4:30 PM
    National Executive Meeting
    Boardroom 3
  • 6:00 PM
    Children's Program Practice
    Gwinnette CR
  • 6:30 PM
    Welcome Dinner
    From Hotel | From Hotel
    Intrigue Event Center

21

July

Friday

  • 7:00 AM
    Breakfast
  • 9:00 AM
    Leadership Meeting
    Norcross CR
  • 11:30 AM
    Openeing Ceremony
    Peachtree Corners CR
  • 12:30 PM
    Lunch
  • 1:00 PM
    Chapter Reports
    Peachtree Corners CR
  • 3:00 PM
    Break | Chapter Photo Session
    Norcross CR
  • 3:30 PM
    Guest Speaker
    Mental Health Awareness
    Peachtree Corners CR
  • 4:00 PM
    Committee Reports:
    Culture | Health | Technology
    Peachtree Corners CR
  • 5:30 PM
    Break | Free Time
  • 7:00 PM
    Dinner
    Peachtree Corners CR
  • 8:00 PM
    Culture Fiesta
    Peachtree Corners CR

22

July

Saturday

  • 7:00 AM
    Breakfast
    Latitude Restaurant
  • 8:00 AM
    5K Fun Run & Walk
  • 11:00 AM
    Lunch
    Peachtree Corners CR
  • 11:45 AM
    Committee Reports
    Peachtree Corners CR
  • 12:15 AM
    Guest Speaker
    How Not To Stay Broke In This Country
    Peachtree Corners CR
  • 12:45 PM
    Keynote Speaker
    Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
    Peachtree Corners CR
  • 1:45 PM
    Break
  • 2:00 PM
    Financial Report
    Peachtree Corners CR
  • 2:15 PM
    BOD Update & Elections
    Peachtree Corners CR
  • 2:45 PM
    State of The Union Address
    Peachtree Corners CR
  • 3:30 PM
    FREE TIME
  • 6:30 PM
    Dinner
    Peachtree Corners CR
  • 8:00 PM
    Gala
    Peachtree Corners CR

23

July

Sunday

  • 10:00 AM
    Church Service
    Norcross CR
  • 12:00 PM
    BBQ
    Pinckneyville Park Community Recreation Center

SEE DETAILED SCHEDULE IN CONVENTION MOBILE APP

Event Tickets Online

Online delegate registration is now closed, but you can still buy tickets for the Friday Culture Fiesta and Saturday Gala online.